Associa Community Management Corporation’s Jill Allen Obtains Prestigious LSM® designation

October 17, 2018

Chantilly, VA – October 17, 2018 – Associa Community Management Corporation (CMC) announces that general manager, Jill Allen, CMCA®,  AMS® , PCAM®, has obtained her Large-Scale Manager (LSM®) designation from the Community Associations Institute (CAI).

The LSM® is a specialist designation and is among the highest levels of recognition awarded by the CAI to community management professionals. An LSM® must have extensive, specialized experience in the unique aspects of large-scale community management. This expert designation is only available to large-scale managers who hold an active PCAM® designation, have a minimum of 10 years of community association management experience, have served as a professional large-scale manager for at least five years, and have attended one CAI Large-Scale Managers Workshop or completed the CAI M-340 course within the past five years. The CAI has only awarded roughly 100 LSM® designations industry wide.

Ms. Allen has more than 10 years of community management experience and has been a valued CMC team member since 2008. She has vast knowledge of financial and facilities management, budget preparedness, reserve planning, preventative maintenance, and contract administration.

“The LSM® designation is a highly sought-after, specialist designation that is extremely difficult to obtain,” stated John Tsitos, CMCA®, AMS®, PCAM®, CMC president. “We are extremely proud of Jill; her strong character, vibrant personality, and unbeatable work ethic have earned her the respect of her peers, colleagues, and board members. With this new designation, she will continue to excel and provide her communities with the very best management services available.”

Ms. Allen is a member of the CAI and earned the Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®) designation in 2010, Association Management Specialist (AMS®) designation in 2011, and Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM®) in 2015. 

With more than 180 branch offices across North America, Associa delivers unsurpassed management and lifestyle services to nearly five million residents worldwide. Our 10,000+ team members lead the industry with unrivaled education, expertise and trailblazing innovation. For more than 40 years, Associa has provided solutions designed to help communities achieve their vision. To learn more, visit

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