Habitat Hillsborough staff named Housing & Education Alliance 2018 HEART Awards finalists

We are honored to have three staff members from Habitat for Humanity of Hillsborough County named finalists for the Housing & Education Alliance 2018 HEART Awards!

Congratulations to CEO Tina Swain, nominated for the HEART Leadership Award, COO Ron Spoor for the Housing Award, and VP of Loan Origination Kathy Brogli, who received two nominations for the Volunteerism and Finance Awards. Award winners will be announced September 27, 2018 during the HEART Awards event at the Bryan Glazer Family JCC.

Thank you to the nomination committee from the Housing & Education Alliance and to the judges who will have the difficult task of deciding this year’s award winners. We are in great company and are honored just to be nominated among this fine group of individuals and companies!

2018 HEART Award Finalists
REAL ESTATE
Nicole Bagley – Remax Dynamic
Frank Cornier – CDC of Tampa
Aramita Vazquez – A to Z Realty
FINANCE
Kathy Brogli – Habitat for Humanity of Hillsborough
Wells Fargo Housing Foundation LIFT
Tom Espinoza – Raza Development Fund
HOUSING AWARD
Military Warriors Support Foundation
Marcos Morales – Hogar Hispano
James Rudyk -North West Side Housing Counseling Agency of Chicago
Ron Spoor – Habitat for Humanity of Hillsborough
COLLABORATION
Veronica Alfaro – Beasley Media Group
Habitat for Humanity of Pinellas County
Nationwide Mortgage Collaborative
HEART FOR THE HOMELESS – Individual
Antionette Hayes Triplett -Tampa Hillsborough Homeless Initiative
Joanna Lopez Walker – Tampa Housing Authority
Officer Randi Whitney – City of Tampa Police Department
HEART FOR THE HOMELESS – Organization
Agency for Community Treatment Services, Inc. – ACTS
Miracles Outreach
Trinity Cafe
EDUCATION
Jeff Bagwell – Keystone Challenge Fund
Cora Fullmore – The Counselor’s Corner
Ruth Principe – Hancock Whitney
VOLUNTEERISM
Kathy Brogli – Habitat for Humanity of Hillsborough
Kayon Henderson – Housing & Community Development – City of Tampa
Nestor Ortiz – University Area CDC
Britney Richards – Tampa Housing Authority – Golden Hearts and Soul
LEADERSHIP
Karl Nurse – Consultant – St. Petersburg City Council (10 years)
Tom Shelly – Sunshine Group Properties – Bellaire City Council (13 years)
Detra Smith O’Bryant – Center for Affordable Homeownership
Tina Swain – Habitat for Humanity of Hillsborough
Mohamed Abella – Habitat for Humanity of South Palm Beach County
PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP
Ecovillage – City of Dunedin
Housing & Community Development – City of Tampa
Pasco County Community Development