As Vice President of Strategy and Sustainability, Eugenia brings nearly 18 years of engineering, construction, and green building experience to the executive team at The Tower Companies. In this role, Eugenia lead the company’s efforts in three core areas: environmental sustainability and health in the built environment, stakeholder engagement and communications, and strategic partnerships with the community and industry.
Eugenia has worked in the construction and real estate industries for over a decade and before joining Tower, worked as a project manager for international construction consulting firms and general contractors on a wide range of public and private construction projects. Since 2010, she has been sharing her passion and Tower’s experiences through speaking engagements with organizations such as NAIOP, BOMA, ACEEE, CREW, ULI, EPA, DOE, and USGBC.
The United States Green Building Council’s local chapter recognized Eugenia as the 2011 Award of Excellence recipient for Member of the Year and she was later appointed by the Mayor to the District of Columbia’s Green Building Advisory Council in 2014 where she is an advisor for the the Mayor’s office and District Office of Energy & Environment (DOEE).
Eugenia earned an MBA from the The George Washington University, with a focus on Corporate Strategy, Social Responsibility, and Environmental Stewardship, and holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Colorado, Boulder. She lives with her husband and son in Washington, DC and while away from the office, she is an outdoor enthusiast who enjoys traveling, cycling, and spending time with family.