Associa Boasts More Than 200 PCAM® Designations

April 27, 2017

DALLAS, Texas – April 27, 2017 – Associa, North America’s leading community association management firm, is proud to announce more than 200 employees have earned the designation of Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM®). This designation is the Community Associations Institute’s (CAI) highest professional recognition available to those who specialize in community association management.

In a ceremony on May 4 at the CAI’s National Conference and Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, Associa added 18 new members to the list, bringing the grand total of PCAM®s to 228, more than twice as many as the nearest industry competitor.

“The PCAM® designation is the ultimate testament to this group of employees’ dedication and unsurpassed customer service. We are extremely proud of our PCAM® designees and are honored to lead the industry in our number of PCAM®s,” said Associa President and Chief Operating Officer, Patrick Brensinger. “As we continue our efforts to be the leader in community association management, we encourage all of our managers to work towards this prestigious designation.”

In order to earn the PCAM® designation, community management professionals must have five years of association management experience, successfully complete six M-200 level programs, earn the Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®) designation and complete a case study, among other industry specifications.

The following Associa employees were recognized for their accomplishments at this year’s CAI National Conference and Expo:

  • Andrea Ammendola – Associa New York
  • Sheryl Burke – Associa Kramer-Triad Management Group
  • Monika Karin Loeffler – PMG North Texas
  • Nikkole Luna – Houston Community Management Services
  • Debbie Newman – Houston Community Management Services
  • Lorenzo Thomas Walker – Legum & Norman
  • Kimberly Brauer – The Dartmouth Group
  • Tamela Machino – Community Management Professionals
  • Angela Johnson – Colorado Association Services
  • Lea Marcou – Associa Chicagoland
  • David Thomson – Associa Hawaii
  • Paula Gay Bridges – Select Community Services
  • Jeanine Dean – Associa Community Management Corporation
  • James McCullough – Associa Community Management Corporation
  • Michelle Schall – Legum & Norman
  • Randy Summers – Associa Community Management Corporation
  • John Tsitos – Select Community Services
  • Kathryn Hutchinson – Legum & Norman

Building and managing successful communities for more than 37 years, Associa is the worldwide leader in community management with more than 10,000 employees operating more than 180 branches offices in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. Based in Dallas, Texas, our industry expertise, financial strength, and innovation meet the unique needs of clients across the world with customized services and solutions designed to help communities achieve their visions. To learn more about Associa and its charitable organization Associa Cares, visit or

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