8 Mar 2021

Women In Construction Week 2021 – Shawn Woody

Women In Construction Week 2021 – Shawn Woody

Shawn Woody | Assistant Project Manager   “This industry can be perceived as a “man-only world”. It takes a confident woman to work in the construction industry.”   What is your favorite part about working in construction? Working with the team to see the ideas and dreams of an owner come to fruition.   Are […]

7 Mar 2021

Women in Construction Week 2021 – Andrea N. McCoy Garrett

Women in Construction Week 2021 – Andrea N. McCoy Garrett

Andrea N. McCoy Garrett | Staff Accountant   “I would love to see more women in the industry at every level.”   What is your favorite part about working in construction? My “most’ favorite is knowing beautiful things are being built and the opportunity to see them.   Are there any obstacles you’ve had to […]

12 Feb 2021

29 Black Professionals of the Built Environment You Should Know | Black History Month 2021

29 Black Professionals of the Built Environment You Should Know  |  Black History Month 2021

Celebrate Black History Month by diving into the stories of these 29 individuals who helped shape the American built environment and left (or are currently leaving) their lasting mark on history.  

15 Jan 2021

Fighting Systemic Racism with Dr. Selena Cozart

  Martin Horn is excited to announce that Selena Cozart, Ph.D. will be guiding the team as a diversity consultant. Dr. Cozart is a Philadelphia native and has called Charlottesville home since completing three degrees at the University of Virginia. These include, a Bachelor of Arts, Master of Teaching, and a Ph.D. in Educational Evaluation. […]

25 Sep 2020

Making a Difference | Virginia Institute of Autism

Making a Difference | Virginia Institute of Autism

Martin Horn is proud to be a part of an exciting project for a local nonprofit that supports people living with autism in the Charlottesville community. We are renovating the Virginia Institute of Autism facility and will be expanding it in the spring. This newer, larger facility will house high school and adult programs in an […]

26 Aug 2020

Meet The New Martin Horn Hires

Meet The New Martin Horn Hires

Meet the new members of the Martin Horn team! About: Having completed over 23 years in the Navy, Andrea is no stranger to hard work. At Martin Horn, Andrea currently spends her days working with the accounting department. When Andrea isn’t assisting in financial procedures, she is pursuing her master’s degree of Science in Information […]

7 Mar 2020

Women In Construction Week 2020 – Megan Jackson

Women In Construction Week 2020 – Megan Jackson

Megan Jackson | Carpenter   “Women have the right to do anything they want to do. And if construction makes them happy, then they should go for it.”   How did you end up in construction? My stepdad was in construction and while I was growing up, he taught me about it and I’d help […]

6 Mar 2020

Women in Construction Week 2020 – Cece Smeriglio

Women in Construction Week 2020 – Cece Smeriglio

Cece Smeriglio | Office Manager   “A career in construction is a path to success for women.”   How did you end up in construction? I first started in construction after moving to Charlottesville. I answered an ad for office work and started at a residential construction company.   What was your experience like when […]

5 Mar 2020

Women in Construction Week 2020 – Suzie Bennett

Women in Construction Week 2020 – Suzie Bennett

Suzie Bennett | Project Administrator   “Learn to laugh it off. Learn to be resilient. Never give up.”   How did you end up in construction? I was working for an equine vet that was about to retire, so I was on the hunt for a new job. I interviewed at a local construction firm […]

4 Mar 2020

Women in Construction Week 2020 – Shawn Woody

Women in Construction Week 2020 – Shawn Woody

Shawn Woody | Assistant Project Manager   “Don’t be afraid to ask questions and present yourself in a way that commands respect.”   How did you end up in construction? I started working [construction] with my dad when I was a teenager.   What was your experience like when you first started as a woman […]