Message From the President: CAI’s Civility Pledge, Intentionally Inclusive in 2020

***This message was originally written and presented at 2020 Jump Start January on Friday, January 31, 2020: Good morning and welcome! My name is Airielle Hansford. I am the 2020 Washington Metro Chapter of CAI President and I am also a Vice President with FirstService Residential. Like many of you Jump Start January was my

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Update from the Executive Director

As of yesterday, all three areas served by WMCCAI are under a Stay-At-Home/Shelter-In-Place order. Life and work as we knew it has changed – and yet, the services we provide communities must continue. We must adapt and evolve into this new working environment and yet, as we make changes to our lives, the world around

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Update from the Executive Director: Our Response to COVID-19

WMCCAI is closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic and we will make decisions about chapter programs as we have appropriate information to do so. As of today, all chapter events and education sessions scheduled through April 30, 2020 have been cancelled. We are working to determine what can be rescheduled at a later date; chapter staff

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Thank You for Attending the 2019 Annual Awards Celebration 🔥❄️ + Congratulations to all of our 2019 Awards Winners!

Thank you for joining us for a fun evening of celebration this past weekend at the 2019 Annual Awards Celebration at the Marriott Fairview Park! We congratulate and thank all of our 2019 Award Winners for their outstanding work in support of WMCCAI. 2019 Annual Awards Winners: President’s Award: Elizabeth Schell, WMCCAI Membership Coordinator Volunteer

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Re-cap: Wine Down Tasting & Networking Event

We had a blast at Effingham Manor for our Wine Down Tasting & Networking Event last month.  Guests had a chance to enjoy a beautiful winery setting, sample some incredible local West Virginia wines, all while networking alongside other WMCCAI members. Be sure to check out all the highlights in the event recap video posted

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Re-Cap: Bowling & Brews Networking Happy Hour

We came. We bowled. We had a blast! WMCCAI kicked off the summer at the bowling alley with some great networking and strikes. More than 70 members registered for the event. A thunderstorm rolled through – the lights flickered, just adding more excitement to the event. Winners of the bowling competitions were: Best Team: Amanda

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It’s That Simple…

Manners and common courtesy. I am not sure when it happened, but a growing number of people view interpersonal interactions as an opportunity to act (or react) with irritation, condescension, and/or righteous indignation towards others in an effort to gain, prove, or show entitlement/privilege, superiority, power, and/or control. The frequency of these types of interactions

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