We are thrilled to announce that Gaines Group team member Caitlin Morgan has been honored as the first ever recipient of the Construction Specifications Institute’s National Outstanding Emerging Professional Award! Caitlin was selected by her peers for this recognition because of her exceptional leadership, significant contributions with the local CSI Chapter, and strong efforts to further the mission of CSI.
Since joining CSI in 2020, Caitlin has made a tremendous impact and is shaping the future of the industry. She is a goal-oriented emerging professional who strives to support fellow professionals in architecture and design. She is the co-founder of Emerge EAC which serves to improve communication between emerging professionals in architecture, engineering, and construction by building community, supporting career growth, and elevating the industry as a whole. She is also an active member of the AIA and is a part of numerous mentorship programs. She recently presented at the 2022 Young Architect Summer Series in July and was a co-presenter at the 2021 AIAS National Grassroots Conference. She currently serves on the AIA Virginia board as Associate Director, representing the over four hundred Associate members in the state.
Caitlin is most deserving of this award and we are so proud of her efforts to grow professionally and support others in their journey! Read more about her recognition on the CSI Website here.