Charlotte, NC, August 27, 2013– Another four Community Association Managers within FirstService Residential have been designated a Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®) by Community Association Managers International Certification Board (CAMICB). The names of these four associates include Jackie Bull, Amelia Chadwick, Litzie Hassell, and Travis McAlister.
CAMICB is an independent affiliate of the Community Associations Institute.  It administers the education course work for this professional accreditation body and the managers that work for the 10,000+ management companies worldwide.
A fifth Community Association Manager within the Carolinas operation of FirstService Residential, Neale Turlington has achieved the pinnacle designation of community association management, the PCAM®, or Professional Community Association Manager Designation. The PCAM designation is the highest professional recognition available nationwide to managers who specialize in community association management.
Prerequisites for the PCAM include five years of direct community association management experience, successful completion and a passing exam grade for all six M-200 level education programs, a case study that demonstrates the ability to apply the knowledge learned in the six M-200 courses in a real world setting, a commitment to ethical conduct and business practices, and to have successfully passed the CMCA examination administered by CAMICB.
“These newly acquired designations by our associates reflect our commitment to ongoing education and providing the highest level of service possible,” said Dennis Abbott, President of FirstService Residential Carolinas. “We are very proud of our team and the work required to achieve these well respected milestones.” 
About FirstService Residential
FirstService Residential, previously known in the Carolinas as Abbott Enterprises Inc., 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
Aug 27, 2013