The Florida Home Builders Association proudly presents the winners of the 2023 Aurora Awards , the official awards program of the Southeast Building Conference .
This year ’ s program was made possible through the generous support of our Aurora Presenting Sponsor :
A jury of four acclaimed designers and builders met in May 2023 to select winning projects from a competition of nearly 400 entries .
MEET THE JUDGES
LINDSEY DE BUHR
Lindsey deBuhr , owner of DeRhodes Construction is a seasoned construction industry professional . Along with her husband , she leads an award- winning , design-build remodeling company in Charlotte , NC .
As Owner and Publisher of Home and Design Magazine , Jennifer focuses on building luxury home brand awareness among prospective clients and Home & Design readers and developing and maintaining relationships within the local community . She brings over 20 years of real estate sales and marketing experience and a mindset of service and advocacy to the publication .
Ken Hart , AIA has over 30 years of experience in architectural practice , and serves as Director of Architecture at Peacock + Lewis . which makes him an invaluable team member as Director of Architecture for the P + L Naples office . As a contextualist , Ken has a firm belief that all projects should fit seamlessly within the context of the existing environment or design vocabulary which is evident in his initial design sketches for every project .
Christy Scanlon is the President / COO of Master Piece Design Group , in Cenral Florida . She is a highly sought after speaker in the building and design community on current design trends , and serves as judge for many prestigious industry award programs .