Housing Management and Real Estate Executive
Offers expertise managing Multi-Family Properties, Commercial Properties & Residential Communities
Supervising Major Remodel, Capital Improvement and New Construction Projects Valued up to $2.5 M
Overseeing Subcontractor Management & Contract Negotiation for All Trades
Developing Business Plans Resulting in Full-Financial Funding for New Acquisitions
Preparations of budgets of up to $6 Million
HOUSING MANAGER February 2009 Present
Professional Equities, Chesterfield, MO
Asset Management and oversight of assisted living facilities and multi-family properties including:
Develop and maintain annual budget totaling 5.8M
Interpret and ensure conformance to federal, state and local policies and laws including ADA/OSHA, HUD and MHDC requirements, local occupancy permits/ inspections.
Maintain and monitor all maintenance and custodial services
Act as liaison for legal issues effecting housing programs and to HUD and other governmental agencies concerning the implementation and administration of the assisted and/or affordable housing programs
Direct and controlled marketing, contract compliance and reviews, scheduling maintenance, capital improvements, leasing arrangements, wait lists, showing of units and qualification process.
Monitor preventative & physical maintenance schedules
Staff Supervision 5
COMMUNITY PORTFOLIO MANAGER November 2006 - November 2008
DNI Properties, St. Louis, MO
Direct the operational functions for 14 housing sites which include the following:
Maintaining annual budgets totaling $6M.
Develop and maintain appropriate standards of physical maintenance
Act as a primary contact for governmental organizations, construction/builder companies, vendors and financial institutions.
Secure bids for capital expenditure and coordinate maintenance, repairs and remodeling
Review specifications prepared for service contracts. Assist with the final selection and the overall monitoring of contracted services.
Analyze P & L for each community and implement cost containment programs.
Reconciliation reports and budget comparison analysis for each community.
Negotiate and develop property leases, permits and contracts with vendors
Review and approval of payables and receivables as prepared at the site level.
Assist with the processing and tracking of housing activities and reports.
Conduct, collect and present information at community meetings.
Organize & maintain community involvement, housing compliance and resolving client issues. Provide support to landlord and property owner collaborations
REAL ESTATE CONSULTANT
Blue Rose Realtors, St. Louis, MO October 2007 present
Re/Max Properties West, Chesterfield, MO April 2004 to October 2007
Provided a complete range of transaction, management and consulting services for commercial and residential property in the St. Louis Metro Area. Perform duties such as:
Act as an intermediary in negotiations, accompany clients during inspections of property, advising on the suitability and value of property, answer questions regarding construction work, financing, maintenance, repairs and appraisals.
Discuss conditions of sale and draw up real estate contracts, abstracts, leases and permits
Study property listings and accompanying clients to property sites
Evaluating/ prescreening mortgage options for clients, assisting with home buyer programs and credit repair
Arrange for title searches; confer with escrow companies, lenders and inspectors
Coordinate property closings, overseeing signing of documents and disbursement of funds.
Sales Achievement Award 2004, 2005 & 2006, Professional Merit Award 2005.
DIRECTOR OF RESIDENTIAL PROGRAMS November 1999 to April 2004
Doorways, St. Louis, MO
Overall site management, leasing, operation and contract administration reporting responsibility for 200 single family homes and six (6) residential developments - Performed duties such as:
Maintaining an operational budget of $4.9M
Direct and controlled marketing, contract compliance and reviews, scheduling maintenance, capital improvements, wait lists, showing of units and qualification process
Responsible for all financial reporting, housing assistance payments and recertifications
Reviewed and supervised all accounting output as required by each property
Established and monitored preventative & physical maintenance schedules
Conducted monthly property, unit inspections, HUD management reviews
Established programs of safety and security for building occupants and property
Maintained tenant relations and referral network
Conducted housing needs assessments, held budget and home care workshops
Served as liaison and primary contact between vendors, community, civic, church and governmental organizations. Property of the Year Award 2001 and 2002
Staff supervision (10)
U.S. Navy 1988 - 1994
Bachelor of Arts, 1994
Certified Property Manager, 1995
Assisted Housing Manager Certification, 2000
Missouri Real Estate License, 2004
Housing Compliance Officer, 2010
Professional Memberships and Affiliations
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc
Missouri Association of Realtors
Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Inc
Trustee, Fox Manor Homeowners Association