Awards & Recognition

The Top Producer Awards are organized to recognize and encourage outstanding REALTOR® members of the REALTOR® Association of Prince William (PWAR). Membership is open to any agent who is a REALTOR® or Principal Broker/Owner member in good standing with PWAR and who meets the volume requirements and criteria. Sales are calculated for the period from January 1 to December 31 of the award year.

All applications are to be submitted electronically. For any questions regarding the application process, please email awards@pwar.com .

Special Awards

Each year, PWAR recognizes professionals who have given exceptional service during the Annual REALTOR® Awards celebration. Special Award nominations are solicited from the membership at the end of each year for a given period of time and are anonymously scored by the Awards Group. Self nominations are welcome.

 

 

Special Awards include:

REALTOR of the Year

This award is given to an active Realtor member who, through actions and dedication towards local, state and national associations best exemplifies a commitment to help better expand their knowledge for themselves and to others.

REALTOR of the Year Past Recipients

2023 | Beth Grant
2022 | Bill Coppa
2020 | Claudia Sarmiento
2019 | Jim Croson
2018 | David Bridges
2016 | Guy Allen
2015 | Terrylynn Harrell
2014 | J. Michael Hill
2013 | Beverly Frowen
2012 | Lizzie Hernandez
2011 | Forrest Odend’hal
2010 | Wes Stearns
2009 | Lee Odems
2007 | Michael Minnery
2006 | Sally DiMiero
2005 | Anthony Giglio
2004 | Lonnie Plaster
2003 | Cindy Stackhouse
2002 | Eugene Shuman
2001 | Nicholas Felicione
2000 | Lamar Simmons
1998 | Willard Galbraith
1997 | Robert Hummer
1995 | Sherry Day
1994 | Gloria Price
1990 | Darwin Schurr
1989 | Gwynn Smith
1988 | Patricia Beuoy
1986 | Paul Wilson
1985 | Dorothy Kidd
1984 | Robert Cooper
1983 | Robert Cole
1981 | Helen Foor
1980 | Dale Rice
1979 | Peter Kane
1978 | Edward Stallknecht
1977 | Lois Verderber
1976 | Thomas Guffey
1971 | Lindsey Altman

Rookie of the Year

This award is given to an newly active Realtor acknowledging their hard work and dedication in their new profession.

Rookie of the Year Past Recipients

2021 | Ayesha Ayubi
2020 | Taylor Tolbert
2019 | Jeannie LaCroix
2018 | Toni Pierce
2017 | Nick Letendre
2016 | Danielle Owens
2015 | Roberta Zweiban
2014 | Pinyo Bhulipongsanon
2013 | Vern McHargue
2012 | Christine Daley
2011 | William Hernandez
2010 | Devontrey Scott
2008 | Claudia Cano
2007 | Regina Brown-Carter
2007 | Regina Brown-Carter
2005 | Angel Tighe
2003 | John Denny
2002 | Janice Boyce
2001 | James Keith
2000 | Wes Stearns
1999 | Christine Meade
1997 | Margaret Hobbs
1996 | Patrick Cowne
1979 | Thomas L. Williams
1978 | Mary Kimpton
1977 | Robert Cole

Manager of the Year

This award is given to an active Realtor member of the Realtor Association of Prince William who, with training, teaching, and guidance of those they manage, shows commitment to the advancement of fellow Realtors and understanding of consumers in a creative and productive environment.

Manager of the Year Past Recipients

2019 | Barbara Costa
2018 | Jim Evans
2017 | Rebecca Straley
2016 | Joyce Larkin
2015 | Mary Anne Moyers
2014 | Merlyn Banks
2013 | Christine Schaefer
2012 | Thomas Morcom
2011 | George Lyons
2009 | Guy Allen
2008 | Matthew Durbin
2007 | Lonnie Plaster
2006 | Maggie Delgallo
2003 | Margaret Ireland
2002 | Linda Leiker
2001 | Anthony Giglio
2000 | Paul Dicicco
1999 | Christine Meade
1998 | Cindy Stackhouse

Affiliate of the Year

This award is given to an active Affiliate member of the Realtor Association of Prince William who is recognized by the membership for a commitment to excellent service in their respective field.

Affiliate of the Year Past Recipients

2023 | Joanne Bilotta
2022 | Mac Church
2021 | Sherry Skinner
2018 | Cynthia Murray
2018 | Ady Fisher
2017 | Jennifer McCarthy
2016 | Cecilia Yost
2015 | Marc Wiltshire
2014 | Sheldon Leggett
2013 | Ric Segovia
2012 | Valerie Meale-Hayslett
2011 | Catherine Gillman
2009 | Pam Sarver
2007 | Art Grace
2006 | Kevin Connor
2005 | Karen Wilkerson
2004 | Robert Major
2003 | Judy Haller
2002 | Lisa Mitchell
2000 | Laura Triplett
1999 | Mina Croson
1998 | Gregory Caudill
1998 | Michelle Caudill
1995 | Sylvia Setash
1992 | Louis Mendez
1988 | June Chapman

The Helpful Neighbor

This award is given to recognize prominent, noteworthy, evolving leaders of the REALTOR® Association of Prince William who best exemplify qualities of service, insight, commitment, clear thinking, integrity, perseverance, consummate professionalism and similar qualities.

Helpful Neighbor Past Recipients

2023| Peggy Burke
2023 | Chrissi Chapman Topoleski
2023 | Rebeca Lamas Gallegos
2021 | Bill Coppa

Sales Associate of the Year

This award is given to an active Realtor of the Realtor Association of Prince William member for remarkable achievement, hard work, and devotion to their profession through accomplishments.

Sales Associate of the Year Past Recipients

2023 | Laura Bailey
2020 | Jason Swaney
2018 | Claudia Sarmiento
2017| David Gray
2016 | Sheri Foley Allen
2015 | Zonia Leon-Garcia
2014 | George Charlton
2013 | Nancy Poe
2012 | Kristy Odend’hal
2010 | Abuzar Bhatti
2007 | Paula Pummill
2006 | J. Michael Hill
2003 | LInda Wooldridge
2002 | Patrick Cowne
2001 | Forrest Odend’hal
2000 | Sally Dimiero
1999 | Mary Ann Bendinelli
1997 | Lois Moyer
1996 | Judy Newell
1994 | Wanda Arnold
1993 | Linda Leiker
1992 | Sherry Day
1990 | Gloria Price
1988 | Mary Moeller-Hadden
1987 | Mary Jane Dimino
1984 | Joanne Lepp
1981 | Lee Beaver
1979 | Clairy B. Andrews
1978 | Dale Rice
1977 | Gwynn Smith

Hall of Fame

This special award is given to active Realtor members, Affiliates, and the Realtor Association of Prince William staff who have excelled in service at the local, state, and national associations; in the industry, the community, and the public. This award intends to recognize individuals who have, over time, excelled in their cooperation with fellow Realtors and service to the Association and the public. Longevity, productivity, and the overall image will be considered.

Hall of Fame Past Recipients

2023 | Sherry Skinner
2020 |
Debra Hagan
2019 | Vanessa Sfreddo
2018 | Beth Grant
2018 | Eric Williams
2017 | Bill Burke
2016 | Maura Sullivan
2016 | Raymond Courchene
2016 | Beverly Frown
2015 | Peggy Burke
2015 | April Thomas
2015 | J. Michael Hill 
2014 | David Bridges
2014 | Teresa Maloney
2013 | Merlyn Banks
2013 | Mary Ann Bendinelli
2013 | George Lyons
2012 | Beverly Frowen
2012 | Jane Clawson
2012 | Nouman Mirza
2010 | Guy Allen
2010 | Lonnie Plaster
2010 | Art Grace
2009 | Lee Odems

2008 | J. Michael Hill
2008 | Sally Dimiero

2006 | Angie Simensen
2005 | Cheryl Mutrie
2005 | Dee Spraker
2004 | Joanne Lepp
2003 | Tony Giglio
2003 | June Chapman
2002 | Joanne Lepp
2002 | Lamar Simmons
2001 | Tom Morcom
2001 | Sherry Day
2001 | Linda Wooldridge
2000 | Peggy Burke
2000 | Bill Gailbraith
1999 | Mary Moeller-Hadden
1999 | Lee Beaver
1998 | June Chapman
1998 | Franklin Miles
1998 | Linda Leiker
1997 Phyllis Shrader-Robinson
1997 | Dianne Barbrey
1996 | LuVerne Boes
1995 | Gloria Price
1993 | Kirvan Jones
1993 | O.E. Dillon
1993 | Janet Ensor
1993 | Shelia Rummel
1992 | Lois Moyer
1992 | Bob Hummer
1991 | Robert Cole
1990 | Darwin Shurr
1990 | Lindsey Altman
1990 | Helen Foor
1990 | Bob Cooper
1990 | Jim Flynn
1990 | Thomas Guffey
1990 | Lois Verderber
1990 | Paul Wilson
1990 | David Veith
1990 | Dorothy Kidd
1990 | Patricia Beuoy
1990 | Dale Rice
1990 | John Norman
1990 | Franklin Rice
1990 | Jacqueline Jordan
1990 | John Stookey
1990 | Peter Kane
1990 | Ed Wright
1990 | Mike Lubeley
1990 | Gwynn Smith

Code of Ethics

This award is given to a REALTOR® who, through words, actions, and dedication, best exemplifies the promotion of the REALTOR® Code of Ethics. He/She is constantly aware of its implications and strives to consistently uphold the spirit of proper ethics in all of his/her dealings with the public and fellow REALTOR®.

Code of Ethics Past Recipients

2022 | Chrissi Chapman Topoleski
2018 | Zhanneta Nekrich
2017 | John Pagan
2016 | J. Michael Hill
2015 | Rebecca Straley
2014 | Phyllis Shrader-Robinson
2013 | Joyce Larkin
2012 | Merlyn Banks
2011 | Amy Stackhouse
2009 | Mark Worrilow
2008 | Vicki Cloud
2008 | Stephen Hoyle
2005 | Lee Odems
2004 | Michael Minnery
2003 | Judy Haller
2001 | Dianne Barbrey
2000 | Cheryl Mutrie
1999 | Sherry Day
1998 | Cheryl Garcia
1997 | Lucinda Karalow
1995 | Cindy Stackhouse
1994 | Linda Wooldridge
1993 | Peggy Burke
1992 | Cheryl Garcia
1990 | Kirvan Jones
1989 | Thomas Guffey
1989 | Lois Verderber
1986 | Darwin Schurr
1984 | David Veith
1983 | Dale Rice
1979 | Lois Verderber
1978 | J.O. Ward
1977 | Edward Stallknecht
1973 | O.E. Dillon

Lee Odems Educator of the Year

This special award is given to an active Realtor® or Affiliate whose passion for teaching and sharing knowledge positively impacts the PWAR Realtor® community.

Lee Odems Educator of the Year Past Recipients

2023 | Tiffany Izenour
2022 | Tara Houston
2020 | Heidi Marine
2018 | Laura Triplett
2017 | Markita Woods
2016 | Rebecca Straley
2015 | Ann Johnston
2013 | Raymond Courchene
2012 | David Field
2011 | Marc Wiltshire
2010 | Mark Worrilow
2008 | Mike Minnery