North Bay Business Journal announced the recipients of the 2017 Facilities Manager Awards, recognizing those who keep their organizations functioning.

The recipients will be recognized at a June 16 ceremony at Fountaingrove Inn in Santa Rosa and will be profiled in the June 12 edition of North Bay Business Journal.

The honorees are, listed alphabetically:

  • Greg Baccei, maintenance supervisor, Extended Child Care Coalition of Sonoma County, Santa Rosa
  • Karen Bischoff, director of property and risk management, Sunny Hills Services, San Anselmo
  • Gini Christani, parish business manager, Mary Agatha Furth Center, Windsor
  • Kathy Clinton, director of Americas facilities operations, Autodesk, San Rafael
  • Esteban Corona, facility manager and general manager, Lixit Corporation, Napa
  • Mike Enochs, plant manager, Nova Group Inc., Napa
  • Tor Hansen, facilities manager, Social Advocates for Youth, Santa Rosa
  • Aage Hoffman, chief engineer, Kaiser Permanente Santa Rosa Medical Center, Santa Rosa
  • Tammy Manning, director of operations, Napa Valley Community Housing, Napa
  • Ken Marigo, operations manager, Discovery Office Systems, Santa Rosa
  • Marty Pistone, owner, Clear Blue Commercial, Petaluma
  • Briana Reyes, property manager, The Barlow, Sebastopol
  • Matthew Schwanebeck, director of operations, Tonnellerie Ô and Creative Oak, Benicia
  • Volker Strifler, facilities manager, Burbank Housing Management Corporation, Santa Rosa
  • Lori Tiedeman, operations manager, Lafranchi Architecture and Development, Santa Rosa
  • Matthew Troutt, facilities manager and director of nonlinear dynamics, Marconi State Historic Park and Conference Center, Marshall
  • Ramiro Vasquez, chief engineer, Best Western Plus Novato Oaks Inn, Novato
  • James Walters, facilities director, Community Child Care Council of Sonoma County, Santa Rosa
  • Brad Zirkle, first vice president, security and facilities manager, Bank of Marin, Novato