The Leading Property Management Company in Orange County
FirstService Residential’s associates have a depth of local market knowledge and breadth of industry experience that enables them to deliver unrivaled services to clients throughout North and South Orange County. Our portfolio of managed communities includes master-planned communities, single-family and condominium homes and mid- and high-rise buildings alike. With corporate headquarters located in Irvine, we understand the unique dynamics of this market – and leverage that knowledge for expertly managed communities.
Our clients enjoy these HOA property management services:
- The industry’s most advanced and accurate accounting tools
- Carefully designed programs to meet your specific situation
- Increased savings that expand reserves and fund improvements
- Introduction of exciting association and resident services at no additional cost
- Lower rates for utilities, cable, and other costly requirements
- Uniquely qualified accounting, service, and management staff
- Improved terms with current and new vendors
- Proprietary property management software, FSRConnect™
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Address: 15241 Laguna Canyon Road
Irvine, CA 92618
Get to know our leadership.
KATIE WARD, CMCA®
Executive Vice President, Community Management Southern Region
Katie serves as the President of FirstService Residential’s forward planning and budget consulting division. She also maintains her role as Executive Vice President, Community Management for FirstService Residential in California.
Previously, Katie held multiple positions with FirstService Residential including Senior Vice President, Community Management and Vice President Community Management. Katie received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Irvine, and holds the professional designation of Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®) from the Community Associations Institute (CAI). She has also completed a leadership program through the Urban Land Institute.
Katie is an active member of the United Way and participates on the Finance and Advancement committees at St. Francis of Assisi in Yorba Linda as well as is an active volunteer for the Young Leader Organization, Orange County Leadership Program.
KEVIN PENNINGTON, CMCA®, AMS®
Vice President, Community Management
Kevin serves as Vice President, Community Management for the Orange County region. He is responsible for the leadership and management of business development in Orange County with key responsibilities that include expanding client growth. He is also responsible for supervising community managers in the day-to-day operations of association communities, coordinating and supervising new contracts and maintaining client relations. He ensures compliance with all California civil and corporation codes and is responsible for the overall quality control for services being provided to his regional clients. Additionally, Kevin serves on the board of directors for both the subassociation and master association of his own residential community in Mission Viejo. Serving as a board member himself provides additional insight into what board members need from their management partners.
Kevin has been with FirstService Residential for over ten years and held previous positions as an assistant facility administrator, account executive, community manager, senior community manager, District Manager, Executive Director and Business Unit Leader. He holds professional designation of Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®) with the Community Associations Institute (CAI) and obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from California State University, Long Beach.