Monday, December 30, 2013
Carla C. Morris, Waccamaw Management, LLC, AAMC, recently joined the elite group of community association managers who have earned the Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM) designation from Community Associations Institute (CAI).
Morris is one of more than 1,600 managers nationwide who have earned the highest level of professional recognition in the community association field.
Morris has been employed with Waccamaw Management, LLC, AAMC since 2007 and manages a portfolio of both single family homes and condo associations.
She previously attained the certified manager of community associationís designation from CAI in January 2009 and later attained the association management specialist designation in February 2010.
Morris has proven to be a valuable asset to the company and has recently been named Pawleys Island Divisional Manager. Waccamaw Management, LLC, AAMC currently has three offices and has been involved in association management for the past quarter century. In that time, the company has built one of the most qualified management teams in association management. An equally qualified office and maintenance staff assist this team.
The company is presently involved in the management of more than one hundred associations, comprising approximately 20,000 property units. Waccamaw Management, LLC, AAMC is very involved in CAI and encourages their managers to take advantage of the education that CAI offers.
CAI is a national organization dedicated to fostering vibrant, responsive, competent community associations.
To earn the PCAM designation, managers must have five years of community association management experience and complete more than 100 hours of course work.
In addition, PCAM designees must fulfill continuing education and service requirements and adhere to a code of ethics. Professional managers provide administrative, operational and managerial counsel to community association boards.
They typically are responsible for managing budgets and contractors, directing association personnel and overseeing compliance with association covenants and restrictions.
CAI and its 58 state, regional and local chapters work on behalf of the professionals and volunteers engaged in the management and governance of homeowner and condominium associations, cooperatives and other planned communities.
CAIís 28,000 members include community association volunteer leaders, managers, management companies and businesses that provide products and services to these communities.
More information is available at www.caionline.org.