Alpharetta, GA – August 17, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Homeside Properties, Inc., an Associa company, is proud to announce Senior Portfolio Managers Christy Barber and Jenni Clemons recently received their Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM) designations through Community Associations Institute (CAI).
The PCAM designation is the highest professional recognition available nationwide to managers who specialize in community association management and is recommended for experienced managers who want to demonstrate advanced skills and knowledge and who wish to be recognized as one of the best and most experienced managers in the nation.
To earn the PCAM designation, a community manager must have at least five years direct community association management experience, successfully pass their CMCA (Certified Manager of Community Associations) examination, pass six related courses through CAI and complete an extensive case study among numerous other items.
“Both Christy and Jenni have now obtained the ultimate achievement in the community management industry,” said Ken Koushel Homeside President and CEO. “We are very proud of their hard work and dedication. Their commitment to continuing education and professional development is a great asset to both Homeside and the communities we manage.”
Barber manages a portfolio of condominium, residential and office associations. She has worked in the community association management field since 1995 and has prior experience in the apartment industry in both Florida and Georgia. During her career, she has managed all levels of communities from public housing to exclusive residential luxury housing. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Florida State University and also has the CMCA and AMS designations.
Clemons graduated from Mississippi State University with a degree in journalism and communications. She served as the fundraising committee chair for CAI for two years and served on the CAI Board of Directors for Georgia. A community association management professional for more than seven years, Clemons oversees a portfolio of condominiums and HOAs.
Homeside Properties is a member of the Georgia Chapter of the Community Associations Institute and is a recognized leader in Homeowner and Condominium Association Management in the Greater Atlanta Metropolitan area. Its sole focus has been to deliver performance that enriches communities and enhances the lives of the people it serves. To learn more, visit www.homesideproperties.com.
Building successful communities for more than 30 years, Associa is the leader in community association management and serves its clients with local knowledge, national resources and comprehensive expertise. Based in Dallas, Associa and its 8,000 employees operate more than 100 branch offices in the United States and Mexico. To learn more about Associa and its charitable organization, Associa Cares, go to www.associaonline.com and www.associacares.com. Find us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/associa), follow us on twitter (www.twitter.com/associa) and watch us on YouTube (www.youtube.com/associamarketing).
VP Corporate Communications