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Sharee' Edwards

Assistant Property Manager

Capital Assets

 Tulsa, Okla.

I love being able to connect with so many different people — both residents and other RPM professionals. It’s just an amazing experience.

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Elyse Smith

Assistant Property Manager

Winn Companies

 Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.

I believe the RPM industry is an advocate of the military family. The industry is everywhere and it is easy to be transferred to other locations, which is a huge plus for military families.

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Jordan Hovanec, CAM, NALP

Marketing Specialist

Milhaus Management

 Indianapolis, Ind.

We deal with a very personal part of someone’s life, and I love having the opportunity to create these memories for the residents while doing something I love. Read about my RPM Story here!

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Jeremy Lawson

Reputation Manager

Fogelman Management Group

 Memphis, Tenn

I was recently promoted to this new role, and I enjoy where I am. I want to continue to take our company to new heights in regards to online reputation management. This job is still a new one for our industry, so seeing it grow is exciting. Read about my RPM story here!

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Alyssa Martin

Property Manager

Griffis/Blessing, Inc.

 Colorado Springs, Colo.

Remember every day will be different. Rewards will outweigh challenges, and your community’s success can be measured by the team you inspire. Read about my RPM story here!

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Julie Chu

Property Manager

Ginkgo Residential

 Raleigh, N.C.

I love that the industry is so diverse. There are great opportunities for growth and to make a difference in the lives of others. Read about my RPM story here!

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Lara Anderson, CAM

Regional Marketing Manager

Fogelman Management Group

 Overland Park, Kan.

If you want an industry that allows you to truly impact lives and that has opportunities for promotion within, RPM is for you. There are so many different ways you can grow in this field. Read about my RPM story here!

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Thomas Adams, ARM, CDPM, CAM

Vice President

WinnResidential

 Schofield Barracks, Hawaii

I got my start in the RPM industry while transitioning from the military. I like that I get to work with people and learn something new every day.

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Michell Garcia-Brown

Community Manager

Greystar, LLC

 Ashburn, Va.

After managing hotels and restaurants for over six years, I wanted to transition to a career that supported my desire to develop my financial skills — while still focusing on customer service and creating loyal customers. RPM was that career. Read about my RPM story here!

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Jessica Karl

Multisite Community Director

Weidner Apartment Homes

 Phoenix, Ariz.

RPM is more than managing financials and making sure your property is fully occupied. RPM is about personal growth in communication, teamwork, and challenging yourself daily.

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Will Nurss

Assistant Community Director

Weidner Apartment Homes

 Tucson, Ariz.

Getting to help others is a joy of this profession. There is always something to do, something to learn, something to improve, and someone you can help. Read about my RPM story here!

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Casey Rusk

District Manager

Birge & Held Asset Management

 Noblesville, Ind.

From your first day in the industry, start soaking up as much information as possible. The more you know, the more valuable you will become — seek out a mentor, and don’t be afraid to ask questions. Read about my RPM story here!

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Kim O'Keefe

Property Manager

The Dolben Company, Inc.

 Woburn, Mass.

There are three basic needs in life: food, clothing, and shelter. There is something so rewarding and meaningful to be able to fulfill one of those needs for others and carry that responsibility for providing and maintaining someone’s home. Read about my RPM story here!

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Nadine Afifi

Assistant Property Manager

Tanween Properties

 Doha, Qatar

Turning residents into happy residents is one of the most enjoyable aspects of my job. Making people’s lives easier with the resources provided is an enjoyable challenge.

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Genesa Patten

Executive Property Manager

WinnResidential

 Boston, Mass.

I love working with people. The satisfaction I receive knowing I helped a family is why I love RPM.

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LeAnna Bell

Community Director

Weidner Apartment Homes

 Seattle, Wash.

There is never a dull moment in RPM, and every day is an opportunity to make a difference in someone’s life. I have found this career very rewarding and enjoy mentoring and developing my team.

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Carter S. Powell

District Manager

Camden Property Trust

 Washington, D.C.

If you're looking for an industry that will challenge you both behind the desk and out in the field, this is the right industry for you. Read about my RPM Story here!

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Elizabeth Doutherd

Community Manager

Equity Residential

 South San Francisco, Calif.

The challenges I face today are never quite the same as yesterday, and I love how that expands not only my career but my personal growth.

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Shannon Tutor

Community Manager

Beacon Property Management

 Paducah, Ky.

Get started wherever you can get a position and take every opportunity to learn.. Working in the RPM industry is extremely rewarding! Read about my RPM story here!

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Mike Markus

Director of Maintenance

BRG Realty Group, LLC

 Cincinnati, Ohio

I enjoy the diversity of the business — it includes a little bit of everything and has something to offer just about anyone. Read about my RPM story here!

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Michelle McKenna

Community Manager

Equity Residential

 Laguna Hills, Calif.

Take a leap of faith into the world of residential property management! Many of us RPM professionals entered the industry by chance — and once we did, we made successful and fulfilling careers. Read about my RPM Story here!

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Caity Russell

Assistant Community Director

Weidner Apartment Homes

 Minneapolis, Minn.

You get to work with dynamic teams and meet people from so many different backgrounds while gaining experience in so many different fields. Be excited — you are providing someone a home!

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Shelby Goins

Community Director and Certified Mentor

Weidner Apartment Homes

 Anchorage, Alaska

I have found a passion for mentoring some of property management’s next top leaders. [I tell them to] take every day one day at time — be willing to adapt to changes. Read about my RPM story here! 

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Kristin Pittro

Property Manager

RMK Management – Bristol Station Apartments

 Naperville, Ill.

Patience and communication are two of the most important aspects of an RPM career. Read about my RPM Story here!

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Salam Oweis

Senior Service Technician

Equity Residential

 Daly City, Calif.

The advice that I would give someone looking into a career in this field is to keep an open mind and to never stop being hungry for knowledge.

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Daniel Esquer, CAM

Junior Regional/Marketing Coordinator

Wells Asset Management Inc.

 Dallas, Tx.

The RPM industry is always evolving, which makes it hard to get bored. This job can literally take you anywhere because it is everywhere. Read about my RPM story here!

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Bailey Melanson

Regional Marketing Director

Lincoln Property Company

 Nashville, Tenn.

My goal is to learn as much as can, implement innovative ideas, and continue to evolve in this ever-changing industry so that one day I can be considered a marketing guru. Read about my RPM story here!

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Sean Riley

Business Manager

Lincoln Property Company

 Dallas, Texas

When you truly can tell that you've made someone's day it makes it easier to sleep at night. We don't just work in sales, we're finding peoples' homes.

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Nicole Cameron

Marketing Coordinator

WinnResidential

 Boston, Mass.

This is an amazing industry that offers so many different types of job opportunities — and you should always be open to trying new things and lending a hand.

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Joe Carroll

Maintenance Supervisor

WinnResidential

 Lowell, Mass

I enjoy the variety of the daily tasks. You never know what will happen or what challenges you’ll encounter. … If you enjoy a wide variety of work that’s exciting and fast-paced, then look no further.

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Lisa Delgado, CAPS

Director of Multifamily

Boyd/Wilson Property Management

 Lancaster, Pa.

Network, network, network! Get involved in the local, state, and national apartment associations, and find an RPM mentor.

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Peter Davis

Property Manager

RMK Management

 Schaumburg, Ill.

Be prepared. Since each day is different, being prepared for whatever the day may bring will aid you in learning more about the industry and yourself.

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Kevin Kacanda

General Manager

Equity Residential

 Los Angeles, Calif.

I like the variety of different tasks that need to be completed because it keeps me on my toes and keeps my day interesting.

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Jamie Preski

Recruiter

Equity Residential

 Washington, D.C.

I feel fortunate every day that I stumbled into this incredibly dynamic industry — and that I found the perfect position for myself within it.

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Pamela Purewal

Financial Analyst

WinnResidential

 Fresno, Calif.

A lot of people are turned off by numbers, but I love them. When I put on budget training sessions, I feel that the staff really walk away with a better understanding of financials. This helps them be better leaders. Read about my RPM story here!

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Heather Blume

Owner

Behind the Leasing Desk Training & Consulting

 Seattle, Wash.

RPM helped me finally find my calling. It gave me a voice, imbued with passion, that finally had something worth saying. You can call it a job — I call it my North Star.

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Alysia Johnson

Community Director

Weidner Apartment Homes

 St. Louis Park, Minn.

You’ll never have a day that’s just like the last in this industry! Every day you’ll have so many opportunities to learn and grow — personally and professionally.

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Stephanie Anderson, CAM, CAPS

Regional Property Manager

Drucker & Falk

 Richmond, Va.

No other industry offers limitless training and opportunity for growth like a career in residential property management. You can develop a career path based on your passion within RPM. Read about my RPM story here!

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Joanna Merritt

Regional Sales Executive

RentPath | Apartment Guide and Rent.com

 Roanoke, Va.

I started as a part-time leasing consultant, and I quickly went full time when I fell in love with the residential property management industry. My advice is to dive in headfirst — work hard, play hard, and get the job done right. Read about my RPM story here!

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Ashley Accettura

Leasing Consultant

RMK Management

 Downers Grove, Ill.

What I enjoy the most about working in RPM is seeing the excitement on our clients’ faces when they know they are at home with us. I also enjoy working with my residents!

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Chad Christian, CAM, CAPS, NAAEI Faculty

Regional Sales Manager

Invisible Waste Services

 Houston, Texas

You cannot ever plan for your day because your days are so eventful. My advice is be adaptable to change. Change is essential for success. Read about my RPM story here!

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Carrie Riley

Training Coordinator

Towne Properties

 Cincinnati, Ohio

I like helping people realize their greatest strengths, then helping them grow in those areas.  Encouragement and empowerment are part of my daily life! Read about my RPM story here!

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Travis Millner, CAM, CAPS

Community Manager

Blue Ridge Companies

 Winston-Salem, N.C.

The opportunity for growth in RPM is infinite, and it is attainable through striving for excellence, showing compassion, and placing a strong emphasis on education.

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Chezon Reynolds

Property Manager

Pinnacle

 Seattle, Wash.

I love customer service, and I love training and developing staff and watching them grow — but my favorite part of being a property manager is helping a client find joy in their home with us.

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Lisa Odle

Owner/Director

CAST- Consultative Apartment Shops and Training

 Denver, Colo.

I love RPM, and the opportunities are vast and varied. I have served in leasing, marketing, management, consulting, recruiting, staffing, and training. I love helping others discover this career path! Read about my RPM story here!

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Nathan Borne

Property Manager

RealSource Management

 Winston-Salem, N.C.

If you enjoy helping people find homes and you want to run a business that generates a return, RPM is an incredible career. Read about my RPM story here!

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Jada Muriel-Hepburn

Area Manager

Integral Property Management

 Atlanta, Ga.

I love the personal and professional satisfaction I get when I’m able to help people find comfort in their home. Read about my RPM Story here!

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Samantha Anne Freeman

Regional Property Manager

United Apartment Group

 Austin, Texas

My Job is my passion! I love solving problems and providing people with a home, which is such a valuable piece of their life.

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Darcy Bixby

Regional Director

Westdale Asset Management

 Dallas, Texas

I recommend becoming active in apartment associations when you join the RPM industry. It changed my career for the better.  You meet people and get the opportunity to voice your opinion and also give back.

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Thomas Baird, CAM, CAMT

Senior Service Manager

Winthrop Management

 Houston, Texas

I started in RPM as a groundskeeper. Now I’m a senior service manager! My advice to someone who is just starting out in a maintenance position is to get involved and learn the industry.

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Sarah Southerland

Account Executive

ForRent.com

 Virginia Beach, Va.

RPM is a stable, growing industry where RPM professionals are able to positively impact the lives of others on a daily basis.

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Ross Betancourt

General Service Director

Equity Residential

 Marina del Rey, Calif.

My favorite part of my job is developing employees. I feel like I’m making a difference in their lives.

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Brett Aicher

Community Manager

Equity Residential

 Seattle, Wash.

Knowing that a resident is comfortable where they live and very satisfied with the service that you provided is so fulfilling!

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Philip Seymour

Senior Leasing Consultant

Equity Residential

 Seattle, Wash.

The thing I love most about my job are the residents! I love people — getting to know them, hearing their stories, and making life a little easier for them.

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Jesslyn Davis

Community Director

Weidner Apartment Homes

 Abilene, Texas

This industry is exceptionally rewarding — to know you help operate and maintain multimillion-dollar assets. Having a career in RPM always keeps you on your toes, and each day brings new experiences to learn from.

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Andrew Czarny

Community Director

Weidner Apartment Homes

 Plymouth, Minn.

You have to have a willingness to go where the day takes you. As you acquire new experiences and come in contact with different people, pick up the knowledge that they have to offer.

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