PMA Committees

 

Community Service Committee

Mission: Develop meaningful relationships with committee volunteers, member companies and non-profit organizations to maximize efforts impacting committee projects within the local community.

Responsibilities: Assess the needs of the local community to determine where assistance is most needed.

Opportunities: Obtain marketing, motivation and public relations skills. Achieve sense of personal satisfaction from helping those who are less fortunate.

Meetings: The Community Service Committee meets virtually on the first Wednesday of the month at 1:30 p.m. until further notice.
Brian McQuaid
Brian McQuaid
Commercial Account Executive American Pest
Chair
Gary Bollinger
Gary Bollinger
PR and Community Outreach Manager Van Metre Companies
Vice-chair
Lew Shapiro, CAPS, ARM
Lew Shapiro, CAPS, ARM
Managing Member / Owner Shapiro & Company, LLC
Board Liaison
Kandis Dwyer
Kandis Dwyer
Director of Membership, Sales & Engagement Property Management Association
Staff Liaison

Facilities & Maintenance Management Committee

Mission: Develop programs that help PMA members improve the maintenance and facilities operations of the properties they manage and provide forums for property management maintenance technicians, engineers and facility operations specialists to network, share information and enhance their knowledge and skill sets. 

Responsibilities: Creates networking opportunities for operations professionals to exchange ideas, discuss common challenges and improve individual and corporate performance. Develops programs that provide practical education. Oversees PMA’s Maintenance Professional Awards program that recognizes outstanding performance. Sponsors hands-on demonstrations of new technologies, products and applications that improve operating efficiencies and/or lower costs.

Opportunities: Recognize and proactively respond to the educational needs of building maintenance and operation personnel. Track trends, determine educational needs, expand creative capabilities, stay in touch with the latest resources and new technologies and interact with industry leaders.

Meetings: The Facilities & Maintenance Management Council meets virtually on the second Thursday of the month at 11 a.m. until further notice.
Hollis Phifer Jr.
Hollis Phifer Jr.
Maintenance Supervisor & Chief Engineer The Saratoga
Chair
John Lyons
John Lyons
Business Development Account Manager Katchmark Construction
Vice-chair
Rosalynn Perry, CAPS
Rosalynn Perry, CAPS
Regional Vice President S.L. Nusbaum Realty Co.
Board Liaison
Sarah A. Patterson
Sarah A. Patterson
Executive Director Property Management Association
Staff Liaison

Lobster Bake Committee

Mission: To provide PMA member organizations with an action-packed opportunity to network with their industry peers.

Responsibilities: Determines the theme and coordinates activities and sponsorships for the must-attend PMA event of the late summer/fall.

Opportunities: Obtain event-planning skills, develop and implement marketing programs, and fundraising programs.

Meetings: The Lobster Bake Committee meets virtually on the third Thursday of the month at 11 a.m. 
Carrie Ehart
Carrie Ehart
Director of Sales & Marketing Raine & Son, LLC
Chair
Baraka Osei
Baraka Osei
Field Manager InterSolutions
Vice-chair
Lew Shapiro, CAPS, ARM
Lew Shapiro, CAPS, ARM
Managing Member / Owner Shapiro & Company, LLC
Board Liaison
Bianca Young
Bianca Young
Events Manager Property Management Association
Staff Liaison

Membership Committee

Mission: Recruit and retain members while providing a value proposition for their membership.

Responsibilities: Develops and implements PMA's annual membership recruitment efforts, reviews and implements retention programs. Organizes PMA's annual kickoff meeting and member-centered roundtables. The goal is to recruit and retain members while providing a value proposition for their membership.

Opportunities: Learn how to develop and implement marketing programs. Develop your persuasion and presentation skills. Boost your creativity by finding new ways to reach out to potential PMA members.

Meetings: The Membership Committee meets virtually on the fourth Thursday of the month at 2 p.m. until further notice.
Autumn Robinson
Autumn Robinson
Regional Property Manager Bernstein Management Corporation
Chair
Terry Treadwell
Terry Treadwell
Vice President Pothole Repair.com
Vice-chair
Tony Perichino, RPA
Tony Perichino, RPA
Vice President of Residential Operations ROSS Management Services
Board Liaison
Kandis Dwyer
Kandis Dwyer
Director of Membership, Sales & Engagement Property Management Association
Staff Liaison

PACE Awards Committee

Mission: To promote and recognize excellence in the management of multifamily residential communities in the national capital region.

Responsibilities: Manages PMA’s Apartment Community Excellence (PACE) Awards, the only program that recognizes excellence in multifamily management for the national capital area.

Opportunities: Develop organizational, marketing and event-planning skills while planning, promoting and organizing a PMA awards program.

Meetings: The PACE Awards Committee meets virtually on the second Friday of the month at 10 a.m. until further notice.
Amy Earp
Amy Earp
Chief Engagement Officer Beyond The Balloons Training & Consulting Services (A Division of eWrit Filings)
Chair
Jennifer Rucker
Jennifer Rucker
VP LIVEbe Communities
Vice-chair
Meredith Coules
Meredith Coules
Regional Vice President Bozzuto Management Company
Board Liaison
Sarah A. Patterson
Sarah A. Patterson
Executive Director Property Management Association
Staff Liaison

PMEXPO Committee

Mission: To present the best trade show for the national capital property management industry.

Responsibilities: Plans, manages and promotes PMEXPO. Oversees exhibitor training, auctions and special events. Evaluates unique partnering marketing program between exhibitors and PMA. Determines the most significant operational needs of the industry and develop strategies to meet them.

Opportunities: Obtain event planning and marketing skills.

Meetings: The PMEXPO Committee meets virtually on the second Thursday of the month at 2 p.m.
Christopher Wilmot
Christopher Wilmot
Regional Vice President Gates Hudson
Chair
Adrianne Gracias
Adrianne Gracias
Director, Marketing Tri State Restorations, LLC
Vice-chair
Rasheedah Ahmed, CAS
Rasheedah Ahmed, CAS
Senior Vice President InterSolutions
Board Liaison
Bianca Young
Bianca Young
Events Manager Property Management Association
Staff Liaison

Program and Seminar Committee

Mission: To develop and offer programs that provide the best source of practical property management education in the national capital metropolitan area. The Program and Seminar Committee develops and executes General Membership Meeting programs, seminars, the educational content for PMEXPO and more.

Responsibilities: Identifies topics and instructors for various educational programs. Develops PMA’s seminars, roundtables and other educational programs.

Opportunities: Recognize and proactively respond to the educational needs of the industry. Track trends, determine educational needs and interact with industry leaders.

Meetings: The Program and Seminar Committee meets virtually on the fourth Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. until further notice.
Melissa Mariotti
Melissa Mariotti
Regional Manager Mill Creek Residential
Chair
Alla Shtipelman
Alla Shtipelman
Education and Development Director Kay Apartment Communities
Vice-chair
Sami Satouri, RHU, CHHC
Sami Satouri, RHU, CHHC
President Quest Insurance
Board Liaison
Sarah A. Patterson
Sarah A. Patterson
Executive Director Property Management Association
Staff Liaison

Summer Escape Golf Committee

Mission: To present the industry’s best golf outing.

Responsibilities: Coordinates and oversees activities and sponsorships. 

Opportunities: Obtain event-planning skills, develop and implement marketing and fundraising programs. 

Meetings: The Summer Escape Committee meets virtually on the second Wednesday of the month at 1 p.m. 
Larry E. Edmonds
Larry E. Edmonds
Commercial Account Manager American Pest
Chair
Scott Raynor
Scott Raynor
Business Development Manager Ruppert Landscape
Vice-chair
Tony Perichino, RPA
Tony Perichino, RPA
Vice President of Residential Operations ROSS Management Services
Board Liaison
Bianca Young
Bianca Young
Events Manager Property Management Association
Staff Liaison