Ms. Brawn-Whitesides joined ConAm in 2015 and is responsible for overseeing the property management operations for the company's nationwide apartment portfolio. She interfaces continuously with Regional Vice Presidents with regard to management strategies, owner relationships, property performance, operating standards and associate performance. Her direct reports also include Vice Presidents of Marketing, Education, Compliance, Business Strategies, and Property Services.
Prior to joining ConAm, Ms. Brawn-Whitesides held the position of Executive Vice President of FPI Management. During her tenure at FPI, she built solid business relationships, mentored hundreds of associates, and was instrumental in growing the company from 50,000 units to over 80,000 units in 6 years. She brings over 24 total years of experience in the property management field.
Ms. Brawn-Whitesides is a well-known industry veteran, and shares her expertise frequently. She has participated in conference panels for the National Apartment Association (NAA), Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), and the California Apartment Association (CAA). She is frequently asked to participate in leadership groups with national firms to discuss best practices and trends within multifamily operations.
Ms. Brawn-Whitesides holds a CPM designation, is a member of IREM, a member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR), and serves as the Broker Officer for ConAm Management Corporation in California.