CAI Honors Manager Designations Recipients

Mar 22, 2012
Nine community association managers were honored today for their achievements in earning a professional manager designation from CAI.

CAI awards qualified professionals with designations in order to improve the quality and effectiveness of community management. The designations include the AMS, LSM and PCAM, as well as the CMCA certification. These achievements allow managers to gain a competitive advantage, enhance their career, earn more money and obtain valuable experience. Managers earn these achievements after courses of study and after attaining a certain level of experience within the community association management field.

The Certified Manager of Community Associations® (CMCA®) is the only national certification program designed exclusively for managers of homeowner and condominium associations and cooperatives. The CMCA recognizes individuals who have demonstrated the fundamental knowledge required to manage community associations.The following managers were honored today for receiving the CMCA.

    Ms. Marie Bartlett, CMCA Mid-Atlantic Management Corporation
    Ms. Carolyn Carr, CMCA, AMS Mid-Atlantic Management Corporation
    Mr. Marc Levinson, CMCA Mid-Atlantic Management Corporation
    Mr. Seth Marcy, CMCA, Wentworth Property Management
    Mrs. Stephanie Ortiz, CMCA Mid-Atlantic Management Corporation
    Mr. Matthew Rhoades, CMCA, AMS Mid-Atlantic Management Corporation
    Ms. Jane Wismer, CMCA Mid-Atlantic Management Corporation

The second level in the CAI career development track for community association managers is the AMS designation – Association Management Specialist. The AMS designation demonstrates a higher level of commitment to a manager's career and the community association industry and demonstrates a manager's increased knowledge and experience. The following managers were honored today for receiving the AMS:

    Ms. Carolyn Carr, CMCA, AMS Mid-Atlantic Management Corporation
    Mr. Matthew Rhoades, CMCA, AMS Mid-Atlantic Management Corporation
    Ms. Maria Elena Solis, CMCA, AMS Mid-Atlantic Management Corporation

The pinnacle of community association management is the PCAM designation – Professional Community Association Manager. The PCAM designation is the highest professional recognition available nationwide to managers who specialize in community association management. There are only 5,000 managers nationwide, and 45 in our chapter, who have achieved this advanced recognition. Honored today for receiving the PCAM designation is Frank Levanti, CMCA, AMS, PCAM, from Select Property and Association Management. In addition, Brad Jones, with K.A. Diehl & Associates, also received his PCAM this year. Frank and Brad will also be honored for their achievement at CAI's Annual Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada on May 4, 2012.

CAI is a 31,000 member organization dedicated to building better communities. Working in partnership with 60 state and regional chapters—including the Pennsylvania & Delaware Valley Chapter—CAI provides information, education and resources to associations and the professionals who support them. Our mission is to inspire professionalism, effective leadership and responsible citizenship, ideals reflected in communities that are preferred places to call home. For more information, call 877-608-9777 or visit www.cai-padelval.org.
# # #

Please visit our Diamond Sponsors: