Congratulations to Our 2017 Community Association of the Year Winners
Congratulations to the 2017 Community Association of the Year award winners. The Community Association of the Year competition recognizes the best of the best in community associations operations and governance in the following categories: Community Association of the Year, Communicator of the Year, and Charitable Community of the Year. VERY LARGE COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION OFread more
WMCCAI launches 6th Annual Scholarship Essay Contest
Calling All High School Seniors! The Scholarship Contest is open to all high school seniors graduating in May or June 2018 who reside in the WMCCAI service area (the immediate Washington metro area) and will be enrolled in the fall 2018 semester in a college, university, community college, or vocational school. This is an excellentread more
Kicking Off 2018!
It is an honor and a privilege to be kicking off 2018 as the WMCCAI Chapter President. Community Association Management is the only industry I know as my humble career got started while employed for a small developer as I was working through college. After all, I had to find some way to pay forread more
Looking Back on 2017!
WOW! As 2017 comes to an end, I find myself looking back at the last 12 months—we have packed in quite a few things this year, WMCCAI! The year started with significant staff transitions at the chapter. Taking on the role of executive director and developing a new staff team has been the most challengingread more
WMCCAI is Hosting a Gift Card Drive to Benefit Stillbrave
WMCCAI is collecting gift cards to support children with cancer and their families. Gift cards can be used for gas to and from treatment, groceries and household needs for the family, and so much more. Stillbrave provides non-medical supportive care of children with cancer and their families. They are committed to helping families ofread more
Board of Directors Announcement
The chapter had a great response to the call for candidates, with 13 highly-qualified individuals vying for 3 available seats on the board. The following members will begin their terms on the chapter’s board next month. Michael Gartner with Whiteford, Taylor & Preston Ruth Katz with Lerch, Early & Brewer Anthony Humphries with The Preserveread more
WMCCAI’s 2017 Award Winners Announced
Congratulations to all the 2017 WMCCAI Award Winners. CHAPTER APPRECIATION AWARD Jennifer Bennett, CMCA, AMS, PCAM Barkan Management Company Jennifer led the education council with confidence and creativity. She worked with the conference & expo and education committees to think outside their box and find new ways to accomplish their goals. She encouraged the involvement ofread more
Life is Full of Distractions
Our phones, laptops, and tablets disrupt our days with every email or text that comes through. Professional and personal commitments fill our calendars, not just during the work week but weekends too. Many of these commitments are required— you can’t skip those client meetings. The disruption and distractions of our lives sometimes prevent us fromread more
The 2017 Golf Classic was a Success!
Thank you to all that attended the 2017 Golf Classic! Congratulations to the Golf Classic winning foursome: John Adams and David Crone with Cardinal Management; John Halfhill; and Dave Moody from PSI Property Services. Congratulations to our first annual cornhole champions Elizabeth Rudolph and Brenda Lewis We would also like to congratulate or contest winner: Long Drive: Men’sread more