For Immediate Release
Contact:  Marie Stone                                                                     
(949) 448-6232
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Kellie Sambrano to Assume Role as Senior Vice President of FirstService Association Consulting
IRVINE, California  -- October 20, 2014 – Kellie Sambrano was promoted to take on the role as Senior Vice President of FirstService Association Consulting, a division of FirstService Residential. Sambrano joined FirstService Residential in 2002 and has held a number of different positions over the years, including her most recent role as Vice President overseeing Orange County residential property management.  Her knowledge of the unique needs of master planned communities and her proven ability to lead and grow a team, as well as experience working with developers, builders, and HOA board members on prestigious master planned communities, are all attributes that were key in the promotion.  Sambrano will oversee the leadership and management of this forward planning division, located in California.
Kellie maintains professional certification from the Community Association Institute (CAI). She earned her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of California, Berkeley.
FirstService Association Consulting team is comprised of acclaimed industry professionals and strategists with deep expertise in association budget preparation and consulting for properties of all types and sizes.  As California’s leading HOA management consultants, FirstService Association Consulting combines the experience and expertise to support the vision of builders and developers across the nation by implementing governance modeling, financial tools and BRE budget preparation, amenity and management planning.
About FirstService Association Consulting
For more than three decades, Association Consulting (formerly known as Merit Association Services) has formed enduring partnerships with North America’s foremost builders and developers, providing trusted management planning services and guidance to successfully bring their planned communities to life. 

FirstService Association Consulting provides a full range of expert budget planning and consulting for HOA communities of all sizes and types, though a team comprised of acclaimed industry strategists who assist builders and developers to create communities that deliver on their vision.
About FirstService Residential
FirstService Residential 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 a leading property management company in North America, FirstService Residential oversees more than 6,500 residential and commercial associations including 1.5 million residential units and over 50 million square feet of commercial space across 21 U.S. states and three provinces in Canada. The company has more than 12,000 employees driving local market expertise and manages in excess of $6 billion in annual budgets. For more information, visit
Oct 19, 2014