Jesse DiGiovanni, vice president of human resources, is responsible for the oversight and direction of all human resources activities, including planning and development of initiatives to align with company policies, culture and best practices. She will also serve as a strategic business partner, working closely with market and operational leaders to help meet and exceed organizational goals.
DiGiovanni has vast experience working with leadership teams to advise on talent management, associate engagement, HR metrics analysis, workforce and succession planning, performance management and learning and development functions. Most recently she served as the HR Leader – East Coast for The RealReal. Jesse has an MBA in human resource management from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a Bachelor of Science in human resources management and industrial psychology from Ramapo College of New Jersey.
Krista Westbury is a regional director with FirstService Residential overseeing the Charleston area. Krista has been part of our team since 2013. She brings with her over 12 years of community management experience. Working in operations and leading our management and administrative teams, her strong leadership has contributed greatly in creating procedures which are aimed towards increased client service and satisfaction.
Rose Hallam serves as a regional director with our South Carolina team. Hallam joined FirstService Residential in 2019, bringing over 8 years of experience in the property management industry.
Prior to entering the property management industry, she owned her own business for 10 years. Her diverse background and strong business acumen serves her well in supporting and guiding the associates and boards of the communities that she oversees.
Hallam has obtained her Certified Manager of Community Association (CMCA®) and is an active member of the South Carolina Chapter of the Community Association Institute (CAI). She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Monmouth University in West Long Branch, New Jersey
Eric Ault provides operational oversight and guidance to our community managers and is a resource for our boards. He also oversees our maintenance services.
Prior to joining our firm, Ault worked for a national home builder, where he served as a land development project manager, overseeing civil and utilities construction on multiple sites. He brings with him a varied background with education and experience in fields such as civil engineering, landscape architecture, golf course design and information technology.
Scott Bresnick drives and supports a wide range of strategic and operational initiatives. He is also responsible for transferring best practices across the operations and business units to impact positive change throughout the organization.
Bresnick brings over 15 years of strategic management and process development experience. He has hands-on experience with businesses ranging from start-up to enterprise with extensive knowledge of corporate operations and business management including business planning, strategic management, and project planning.
Bresnick received his Bachelors Degree in Business Management and his Masters in Business Administration, both from Monmouth University in West Long Branch, New Jersey.
Ilene Jablonski, vice president of marketing and communications, is responsible for the marketing strategy and execution, internal and external communications and development of new business development initiatives for the East Region of FirstService Residential.
With many years of marketing leadership experience, llene has developed and implemented marketing, branding and communications programs for the real estate industry. Prior to joining FirstService Residential in 2018, Ilene spent over 17 years with Mack-Cali Realty Corporation and Roseland Residential Trust. With over 20 years of related experience, Ilene has a proven track record of building successful marketing teams, developing award-winning campaigns and increasing brand recognition.
Ilene remains active on the Hudson County landscape, serving on the board of the Hudson County Chamber of Commerce and the Jersey City Economic Development Association and member of the New Jersey City University School of Business Advisory Council. In addition, she is a member of Community Associations Institute of New Jersey (CAI-NJ) and IREM NJ.
Ilene graduated, with honors, from Kean University with a Bachelor’s degree in Management Science and Marketing.