Volunteer and Get the Most Out of Your Experience

You'’ll get the most out of your membership when you invest time into helping committees stay active and innovative.  From programs to publications to legislative activity, our volunteer committee members provide the strength that enables the West Florida Chapter to meet the needs of its member communities.  

 

 
AMBASSADOR COMMITTEE

Committee Chair

Cindi Bass

Florida Southern Roofing & Sheetmetal, Inc.

Jake Howse - CMCA

FirstService Residential

Bill Ashby - CMCA, AMS

Gulf Coast Community Management

Pam Lutz

Concrete Painting & Restoration, LLC

Paula Brito

Cepra Landscape

Roberta Maxfield

AMI - Advanced Management Inc. AAMC

Troy Conner

ServiceMaster by Wright

Paula Mitchell

Community Association Manager 

Liz Crapet

Centennial Bank

Bob Parham

Community Association Manager

Janet Fernandez - CMCA, AMS

C&S Community Management Services, Inc. AAMC

 

Jerei Ellen Parks

Juniper Landscaping

Craig Finck

Centennial Bank

Marlene Roome

The Damex Corporation

Rich Gardner

Pestguard Commercial Services

Debbie Shaffer

Cool Today

                                            

Sixto Guerrero

USI Insurance Services

Dee Smith

NaturZone Pest Control                                                 

The Ambassador Committee is a new program established in the CAI West Florida Chapter. It's mission is to have experienced and knowledgeable Chapter Members reach out to new individuals who have recently joined CAI West Florida. Ambassadors make each new member feel welcome to the CAI West Florida Chapter and answer any questions they have along with introducing them to other members of the Chapter. Committee does not meet regularly.

 

BUSINESS PARTNER COMMITTEE

Committee Chair

Michelle Colburn

Tannenbaum Scro Lemole & Kleinberg, P.L.      

Tara Ritchie

Paul Davis of Sarasota & Charlotte       

Cindi Bass

Florida Southern Roofing & Sheetmetal, Inc.

 

Bill Simpson

Yellowstone Landscape, Inc.

Luis Martinez

Florida Paints       

Melissa Stip - CMCA

Dodson Property Management LLC

                                                               

                                         

         

Jerei Ellen Parks

Juniper Landscaping                  

Kenny VanStreader

The Fun Factory                                                     

The Business Partner Committee's purpose is to develop and provide information through interactive programs enhancing the Business Partner experience in the CAI West Florida Chapter.  Responsibilities include planning a quarterly Business Partner program with relevant topics and information. Committee meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 9:00 am. 

 

CA DAY COMMITTEE

Committee Chair

Karin Mayfield

CAI West Florida Chapter

Tracy McEachern                                                          

Paver Mac

Janet Fernandez - CMCA, AMS

C&S Community Management Services, Inc. AAMC

 

Sandy Parham

Homeowner Leader

Laura Howell

Florida Management Services of the Suncoast

Melissa Stip - CMCA

Dodson Property Management LLC

 

 

 

Darlene Kornacker

Homeowner Leader

Tammy Zuknick

American Momentum Bank

Pam Lutz

Concrete Painting & Restoration, LLC                        

 

The CA Day Committee is responsible for all aspects of Community Associations Day held annually in March.  Areas include venue selection, venue decoration, promotion, registration, security, signage, giveaways, and staffing for the day of the event.  Committee is seasonal and meets on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month at 4:00 pm.

 

 

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

Committee Chair

Laura Howell

Community Association Manager

 

 

 

Greg Lange

Homeowner Leader

Board Liaison

Bob Parham

Community Association Manager

Sheila Lee

Centennial Bank  

Diane Alfano

Homeowner Leader

Janet Romano

Community Association Manager         

Rick Arena

Community Association Manager

 

Duff Smiley

Homeowner Leader

Annette Byrd - CMCA, PCAM

RealManage

 

 

Tracy Smith

Palmer Ranch Master Association

Gary Glass - CMCA, AMS, PCAM

Community Association Manager

Alan Tannenbaum, Esq.

Tannenbaum Scro, P.L.

Curtis Hamlin, Esq.

Porges, Hamlin, Knowles & Hawk, P.A.

Joe Thompson

Gulfshore Insurance                                 

The Education Committee's purpose is to oversee and develop all educational opportunities and aspects that are provided throughout the CAI West Florida Chapter. Evenly distributed between board members, licensed community managers, and industry leading business partners, the committee combines their collective expertise to come up with not only the CEU courses presented at CAI West Florida Chapter events, but also in the matter and format that they are provided to the chapter members. Committee meets on the 1st Thursday of each month at 9:00 am.

 

 

 

SPRING GOLF COMMITTEE

Committee Co-Chair

Mike Meinhardt

Sherwin-Wiliams

Pam Lutz

Concrete Painting & Restoration, LLC              

Committee Co-Chair

Misty Shepherd

Florida Southern Roofing & Sheetmetal, Inc.

Marlene Roome

The Damex Corporation

Board Liaison

Alex Rydel

Homeowner Leader

Tammy Zuknick

American Momentum Bank

Craig Finck

Centennial Bank

 

 

FALL GOLF COMMITTEE

Committee Co-Chair

Rich Gardner

Pestguard Commercial Services

Pam Lutz

Concrete Painting & Restoration, LLC              

                                    

Committee Co-Chair

Misty Shepherd

Florida Southern Roofing & Sheetmetal, Inc.

Mike Meinhardt

Sherwin-Williams       

Board Liaison

Alex Rydel

Homeowner Leader

Marlene Roome

The Damex Corporation

Craig Finck

Centennial Bank

Tammy Zuknick

American Momentum Bank

The Golf Committees are responsible for planning and staffing the annual Spring and Fall Golf Tournaments for CAI.  Volunteer opportunities include registration, greeters, goody bag stuffers, beverage distributors and much more.  Committee is seasonal and meets every Monday at 4:00 pm

 

MAGAZINE COMMITTEE

Committee Chair

Paula Brito

Cepra Landscape     

Mary Hawk, Esq.

Porges, Hamlin, Knowles & Hawk, P.A.   

Office Liaison

Kris Kesling-Hays                                  

CAI West Florida Chapter                            

Reva Jackson                                                

Cadence Bank

                                            

The Committee is responsible for the content and layout of The West Florida Wire magazine, published each quarter by the West Florida Chapter.  Committee meets on the 2nd Thursday of even months at 9:00 am.

 

REGISTRATION COMMITTEE

Committee Chair

Debbie Shaffer

Cool Today                                       

Jeanette Rodriguez

Ask an Adjuster               

Cindi Bass

Florida Southern Roofing & Sheetmetal, Inc.

Misty Shepherd

Florida Southern Roofing & Sheetmetal, Inc.

Bill McConahay

CertaPro Painters, Ltd. 

Kellie Spring

SERVPRO

 

Nancy Monti

Homeowner Leader              

 

Brandon Vermillion

SERVPRO                                 

 

 

Vincent Monti

Homeowner Leader  

Greg Walters

Parking Lot Services                                             

 

Tara Ritchie

Paul Davis of Sarasota Charlotte          

 

The Registration Committee is responsible for managing the registration process for all CAI West Florida events. Committee does not meet.

 

SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE

Committee Co-Chair

Mary Hawk, Esq.

Porges, Hamlin, Knowles & Hawk, P.A.

Committee Co-Chair                                  

Eric Lawson

Florida Paints

Committee Co-Chair

Bob Parham

Community Association Manager

 

The Scholarship Committee focuses on the CAI West Florida Chapter Scholarship Program for 2020.

 

YOUNG PROFESSIONALS COMMITTEE

Committee Co-Chair

Sixto Guerrero

USI Insurance Services                                       

Keith Kaplan

Tailored Reconstrution Services                                  

 

Committee Co-Chair

Melissa Rodriguez

Brown & Brown Insurance of Sarasota

Annika Mantius

Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh Jardine PC       

Board Liaison

Telese McKay, Esq.

Icard Merrill

Nicole Price

Icard Merrill

Michael Bajza

E/G of Florida

 

Samantha Spano

Brown & Brown Insurance of Sarasota

Paula Brito

Cepra Landscape

Bryony Swift, Esq.

Porges, Hamlin, Knowles & Hawk, P.A.                  

The Young Professionals Committee creates professional development opportunities for the young members of CAI.  Also, to provide networking and volunteer opportunities within the community. Committee meets on 2nd Tuesday of each month at 9:00 am.