ROANOKE, Texas – Southland Holdings would like to thank the Regional Hispanic Contractors Association for selecting Marketing and Communications Director Rachel Sackett as the 2018 Outstanding Professional of the Year.

The award winners were announced during the 12th annual LUNA Awards Luncheon in Dallas on November 2.

“I am overwhelmed with gratitude to RHCA and my fellow nominees,” said Sackett, who was selected out of 30 nominees from her category. “I am honored to be part of this elite group of women.”

The LUNA Awards Luncheon is RHCA’s highlighted event recognizing women in architecture, engineering and construction industry. Southland Holdings, a sponsor of the event, also had two other nominees for this year’s award ceremony. Janie Rodriguez and Shelley Davila were both nominated for the Outstanding Administrative Professional Category. The RHCA recognized and awarded seven women and one individual/company that advocates for women in the A|E|C Industry. For a full list of awards recipients or more information about the RHCA, visit