Sacramento, CA, September 19, 2013 — FirstService Residential, California’s and the nation’s leading property management company, announces the promotion of Kathryn Henricksen, CCAM, to Vice President Northern California. In this role, Henricksen has operational oversight of the Sacramento and Bay Area regional offices and is responsible for community management, business development and staff supervision in those regions. She is also accountable for spearheading continued growth throughout Northern California.
“Kathryn provides management expertise, industry knowledge and overall professionalism to our company, and when added to her strong leadership of people and client relationship skills, it just makes us a better and stronger organization,” said Bob Cardoza, President, FirstService Residential in California.  “We are very excited for her to assume this new role.”
Henricksen brings over 23 years of community management experience to FirstService Residential’s Northern California team. Most recently, she served as regional director for the Sacramento team where she was responsible for current association community management clients.  She is currently on the board and faculty of the California Association of Community Managers (CACM) and holds the professional designations of Certified Community Association Manager (CCAM®). In 2004, Henricksen was the recipient of the CACM President’s Vision Award.  She is also a member of the Community Associations Institute and Community Manager’s International Association.
About FirstService Residential
FirstService Residential, previously known in California as Merit Property Management, is a subsidiary of FirstService Corporation, a global leader in the rapidly growing real estate services sector, one of the largest markets in the world. As the largest residential property manager in North America, FirstService Residential oversees more than 6,000 properties and 1.5 million residential units across 19 U.S. states and three provinces in Canada. The company has more than 12,000 employees driving local market expertise and managing in excess of $6 billion in budgets. For more information, visit
Sep 19, 2013