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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.

Roberta Maxfield

AMI - Advanced Management Inc. AAMC

                                 

Erin Alexander

Accutech Restoration & Remodeling, Inc.

Paul Melville

Dueall Construction

Bill Ashby - CMCA, AMS

Community Association Manager

Paula Mitchell

Community Association Manager 

Janet Fernandez - CMCA, AMS

C&S Community Management Services, Inc. AAMC

Board Liaison

Bob Parham

Community Association Manager

Denise Gagne

First Citizens Bank

Dana Scott

SERVPRO

Rich Gardner

Pestguard Commercial Services

Debbie Shaffer

Cool Today

Pam Lutz

Concrete Painting & Restoration, LLC

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, P.L.

 

 

 

 

Giacomo Minafra

Fahey Pest Control

Board Liaison

Eric Lawson

Florida Paints

 

Deanna Mixon-Pietsch

PRS - Pipe Restoration Solutions

Erin Alexander

Accutech Restoration & Remodeling, Inc.

Kenny VanStreader

The Fun Factory

Tracy McEachern                                             

Paver Mac

Gina Wiser

SERVPRO                                                              

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

Teri DiBella

Homeowner Leader

 

 

 

Sandy Parham

Homeowner Leader

Janet Fernandez - CMCA, AMS

C&S Community Management Services, Inc. AAMC

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.

 

COMMUNITY OUTREACH COMMITTEE

Committee Chair

Deena Smith

Crown Roofing, LLC

Pam Lutz

Concrete Painting & Restoration, LLC

       

Board Liaison

Erin Alexander

Accutech Restoration & Remodeling, Inc.

Tim Olds

Expert Water Removal

Tracy Ashby

Community Association Manager

Mary Wilk

Staebler Appraisal and Consulting                   

 

 

 

Laura Howell

Community Association Manager                 

 

The Community Outreach Committee's responsibility is to brand CAI West Florida Chapter in the communities by promoting membership benefits, resources and chapter events to Homeowners/Board Members, Community Association Managers, and Management Companies.  The committee is ready, willing and able to provide a FREE CAI 101 presentation to any community association that has an interest in learning more. Committee meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 9:00 am.

 

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

 

 

Committee Chair

Laura Howell

Community Association Manager

Sheila Lee

Centennial Bank

Board Liaison

Bob Parham

Community Association Manager

Janet Romano

Community Association Manager            

Diane Alfano

Homeowner Leader

Duff Smiley

Homeowner Leader

Bill Ashby - CMCA, AMS

Community Association Manager

 

 

 

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

 

Greg Lange

Homeowner Leader

 

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.

 

 

GALA COMMITTEE

Committee Chair

Karin Mayfield

CAI West Florida Chapter                              

Denise Gagne

First Citizens Bank

Board Liaison

Telese McKay, Esq.

Icard Merrill

Susan Guenther

Fleet Kleen

Mike Angers

Brown & Brown Insurance of Sarasota

Heather Hamilton

Pinnacle Community Association Management

Teri DiBella

Homeowner Leader

Jerei Ellen Parks

Juniper Landscaping

 

The Awards Gala Committee will be tasked with creating the first annual CAI West Florida Chapter Awards Gala. Committee has not yet met to create their scope, goals, or meeting times.

 

 

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

Teri DiBella

Homeowner Leader

 

 

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

Susan Guenther

Fleet Kleen

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

Mary Hawk, Esq.

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

Amanda Burrow

Paul Davis of Sarasota, Charlotte, Manatee

Office Liaison

Kris Kesling-Hays

CAI West Florida Chapter

Reva Jackson

Cadence Bank

                                            

Paula Brito

Cepra Landscape          

                                  

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                                       

 

 

 

Vincent Monti

Homeowner Leader

 

 

 

Randy Eldridge

Homeowner Leader

Dana Scott

SERVPRO

Denise Gagne

First Citizens Bank

Greg Walters

Parking Lot Services

Billy Hooks

Turner Pest Services

Gina Wiser

SERVPRO

Bill McConahay

CertaPro Painters, Ltd.

Patricia Wright

SPT - Specialized Pipe Technologies     

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.

 

SOCIAL & NETWORKING COMMITTEE

Committee Chair

Janet Fernandez - CMCA, AMS

C&S Community Management Services, Inc. AAMC

             

Klaus Frost

Paradise Dryer Vent Cleaning

   

Board Liaison

Gary Glass - CMCA, AMS, PCAM

Community Association Manager

Keith Kaplan

Tailored Reconstruction Services             

Amanda Burrow

Paul Davis of Sarasota, Charlotte, Manatee

Pam Lutz

Concrete Painting & Restoration, LLC

Jennifer Bush

Florida Elevator, Inc.

Deena Smith

Crown Roofing, LLC

 

 

 

Christy Fowler

Covepark Landscape LLC

Annie Thompson

Atlas Insurance Agency                                             

The Social Committee plans and conducts all social events for CAI, including the Social Networking events each month as well as the chapter’s community service projects. Committee meets on the 2nd Thursday of each month at 3:00 pm.

 

YOUNG PROFESSIONALS COMMITTEE

Committee Co-Chair

Sixto Guerrero

Bouchard Insurance

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

Bill Ashby - CMCA, AMS

Community Association Manager

Bryony Swift, Esq.

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

 

Paula Brito

Cepra Landscape

Travis Thacker

Brown & Brown Insurance of Sarasota

Kelsee Desmarais

Mullet's Aluminum Products, Inc.

Charlotte Vaughn

Bank OZK

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.