Kevin brings a wealth of over 20 years’ experience in the real estate industry in addition to being a CPA. He utilizes his extensive experience to oversee the financial business performance and strategic growth initiatives at FirstService Residential.
Kevin attended University of Illinois at Chicago where he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and completed his Executive MBA at Northern Illinois where he continues to volunteer as a mentor to current students. He is also a committee member for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.
Jessica Towles has been in the community association management industry since 2000 with experience maintaining all aspects of community associations and management company administration, including facilities management, financial management and customer retention. In addition to her role with FirstService Residential, Ms. Towles currently serves on the Community Associations Institute (CAI) Board of Trustees and is the 2020 Chair of the Community Association Manager Council. As a member of the National Faculty for CAI, specializing in the M:100 The Essentials of Community Association Management, she is well equipped to provide continuing education and leadership development to staff, board members and owners. Ms. Towles is honored to have received CAI’s Rising Star Award at the National Conference, the CAI Illinois Barbara Wick Award and Olympus Award recognizing her work both locally and nationally to improve our industry and profession.