Spotlights

2022 Women in Construction: Brynnemarie Lanciotti, Ronnette Riley Architect

What was your greatest professional achievement or most notable project in the last 12 months?
Receiving the “2020 AIA Young Architect Award.” Their remarks included “An inspiring and passionate leader, Brynnemarie Lanciotti, AIA, reinforces her

2022 Women in Construction: Lauren Tully, C3S CoRE Consulting, Inc.

Why should women consider a career in construction?
The construction industry is vast and high in demand. Women are equally capable to bring knowledge, ideas, and problem-solving skills to the construction

2022 Women in Construction: Lisa Andrzejewski, Robinson & Cole LLP

What advice would you offer to other women getting into the construction industry?
My Memé was one of the first female plumbers in Massachusetts. She was tough, and despite her small stature, she was a force. My other Grandma was

2022 Women in Construction: Rhonda Scharf, Spectorgroup

Starting out in the construction business, who or what empowered you?
As a freshman in college, I lived in student housing. The building was cinder block—not the most ideal construction or aesthetically-pleasing material.

2022 Women in Construction: April Intrabartola, Eastman Cooke Construction

Starting out in the construction business, who or what empowered you?
I grew up in the family construction business and worked on sites throughout high school and college. My dad, who also worked in the industry, has

2022 Women in Construction: Margaret Coppa, Shawmut Design and Construction

What was your greatest professional achievement or most notable project in the last 12 months?
I am on a project for non-profit City Harvest—where we’re completing a major interior renovation for their new food rescue and delivery hub, the

2022 Women in Construction: Jill Lotenberg, JillPhotography.com

Starting out in the construction business, who or what empowered you?
My grandfather, Irving, my dad, Mike, and his foreman, Jimmy. My pop signed me up for IBEW’s Local 3 Electrician College Summer Apprentice Program while

2022 Women in Construction: Laura Reddy, NuZine

What was your greatest professional achievement or most notable project in the last 12 months?
I opened another company, aNu Facilities Company specializing in the management of commercial buildings up to 25,000 s/f. We are launching the website this week and

2022 Women in Construction: Barbara Kavovit, Evergreen Builders & Construction Services, Inc.

What was your greatest professional achievement or most notable project in the last 12 months?
The last year has included several exciting and notable projects—it’s difficult to narrow down to just one! But overall, it’s Evergreen’s inclusivity in the

2022 Women in Construction: Andrea Mesis-Bruno, D&A Construction Advisors LLC

What advice would you offer to other women getting into the construction industry?
Exercise extreme caution when calling upon property managers within your network. Acknowledge your genuine gratitude for the value that each of