2017 MVP Awards: Cousins Properties

As the group engineering manager at Cousins Properties in Atlanta, Michael Lopez manages a large portfolio of Class A commercial office space within the city. With Michael’s diligent leadership, 100% of Cousins’ ABBC portfolio reported accurate data in 2016. With Cousins’ large commitment closing in on 7 million square feet, they are a vital partner in the success of the program. Cousins is a leader in the marketplace, and their investment in sustainability throughout their portfolio of buildings is apparent given their tremendous savings.

Property type: Individual Champion (chief engineer of Class A office buildings, Cousins Properties)