Some of the best and brightest design and construction professionals in New York and New Jersey are represented in  ENR New York’s 2023 Top Young Professionals. 

The awards program recognizes individuals who have built extraordinary industry portfolios in just a few short years. In addition, many donate significant amounts of time and expertise to serve their communities.

Each of those selected will be profiled in more detail in the January issue of ENR New York.

After almost 100 entries were received for this year's competition,judges narrowed submissions to 20 winners. We strongly encourage anyone who submitted but did not win to resubmit next year if the candidate is still eligible–be sure to save a copy of your entry and add in the applicant's most recent accomplishments.

You can read more about each winner in the January print issue of ENR New York.


Adam Beckmann, associate principal at Thornton Tomasetti, Moorestown, N.J.

Martina Botturi, associate principal at BR+A Consulting Engineers, Culver City, Calif.

Alyson Brent, project engineer at Tutor Perini, New York, N.Y.   

Catarina Carvalho, associate, Americas east cities planning & design leader at Arup, New York, N.Y.

Marc DeLuca, director of special projects at Structure Tone, New York, N.Y.

Ilva Dodaj, director at Domingo Gonzalez Associates, New York, N.Y.

Jerry Dunn, project manager at Burns & McDonnell, New York, N.Y.

David Emmi, vice president, power group, O'Connell Electric Co., Henrietta, N.Y.

Gil Estupinan, project manager at Enovate Engineering, Cranford, N.Y.

Patrick Farnham, senior project manager at Langan, New York, N.Y.

Elizabeth Fleming, alternative delivery resource manager at HDR, New York, N.Y.

Melissa Garlatti, director of construction administration at Spiezle Architectural Group Inc., Hamilton, N.J.

Joanna Hung, project executive at CNY Group, New York, N.Y.

Jessica M. Mandrick, partner at Gilsanz Murray Steficek LLP Engineers and Architects, New York, N.Y.

Christina M. Minkler, vice president / office leader at Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson Inc. (JMT), Latham, N.Y.

Katie Nilsen, director, development & strategy at E-J Electric Installation Co., Long Island City, N.Y.

Jhonatan Ocampo, business development at Turner Construction Co., Clifton, N.J.

Kevin J. Peterman, engineer at L.K. McLean Associates P.C., Brookhaven, N.Y.

Marissa Tarallo, vice president at AKRF Inc., New York, N.Y.

Will Turton, founding partner at Turton Bond, New York, N.Y.