2012 Network Gala


Network Executive Director Ted Houghton welcomes the crowd at the Network's 2012 Awards Gala.

Thanks to everyone who made it out for our Awards Gala on October 17! We hope you enjoyed our annual night to celebrate the people who make supportive housing work for tens of thousands of New Yorkers. Below, you find links to essays on each of the night's honorees. You'll also find photos from the evening.

Gala Recap

An overview of the evening, with photos and colorful excerpts from the night's speeches.

Government Partner of the Year

NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development Commissioner Mathew Wambua.

Private Sector Partner of the Year

Karen Sherman of ShermanLaw.

Tenants of the Year

Vernell Wilson of HATAS and Charles Bailey of PSCH.

Residences of the Year

Palladia's Fox Point and RUPCO's Stuyvesant Hotel.

Dr. Tim O'Hanlon Unsung Hero of the Year

NYS Homes & Community Renewal Chief Operating Officer Michael Skrebutenas.

Gala Co-Chairs

  • William Traylor, Network Board Chair and President, Richman Housing Resources LLC
  • George Poulon, Vice President, Mega Contracting Group LLC
  • Hercules Argyriou, President, Mega Contracting Group LLC