GDAA Committees & Committee Members

get involved.  join a committee!

There is no question that the best way to see a return on your investment with GDAA is to get involved, and one of the best ways to get involved is to join one of our committees. Whether your passion is legislative affairs or special events, there is something for everyone!

Typically, each committee meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at GDAA Headquarters. Unless otherwise noted, committee meetings are open to all members. If you would like to discuss your talents and how they could be best utilized at GDAA or if you would like to sign up to volunteer, please contact the GDAA staff liaison listed under each committee.

Thank you to those that work hard to make The Association great!

  • Membership 9:00 am
  • Events 10:00am
  • Education 11:00am
  • Legislative 3:00pm
  • Social Media meets on the 3rd Thursday at 10:00 am

Mark your Calendar!  Email reminders are sent out to committee members a week prior to the meeting.


Committee List

Education committee

The Education Committee is responsible for organizing educational programs and seminars. 

Co-Chairs: Kelley Holcomb and Christie Rogers
Staff Liaison: Jo Wise 

Committee Members:

  • Christie Rogers
  • Karla Knox-Gordon
  • Stephanie Collins
  • Cammy Abel
  • Crystal Hawkey
  • Sarah Hahn
  • Kayde Fitzpatrick
  • Windy Stone

Membership Committee

The Membership Committee is responsible for recruiting and retaining GDAA Members. Welcome and mentor new members and make them feel welcome at events and meetings.

Chair: Kerry Duncan
Staff Liaison: Jo Wise

Committee Members:

  • Greg Vale
  • Lisa Berman
    Amanda McCullough

LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEE

The Legislative Committee is responsible for monitoring and resolving legislative issues affecting the multi-housing industry on the local, state, and national levels.

Chair: Nate Fisher
Staff Liaison: Jo Wise

Committee Members:

  • Jim Ritterhoff
  • Sham Reddy
  • Solomon Parini
  • Alison Mendenhall
  • Marsha Grosmann
  • Carol Prudden
  • Barbara Hargraves
  • Mark Derrick
  • Joe Colburn

Event Committee

The Event Committee plans and executes special events and General Meetings. Helps with event promotion, set-up, and tear down of meetings and events. Assists in finding sponsors and helping make the event successful. 

Co-Chairs:  Barbara Hargraves and Sarah Hahn
Staff Liaison: Jo Wise

Committee Members:

  • Tyler Anderson
  • Scott Lloyd 
  • Jennifer Illanz
  • Carol Prudden
  • Matt Brohman

MAINTENANCE EDUCATION COUNCIL

The Maintenance Education Council is responsible for the education programs and workshops for service technicians.

Council Members:

Chair: Jacques Brose
Staff Liaison: Jo Wise

Committee Members:

  • Brian Quinlan
  • Trisha Hendrickson
  • Greg Vale
  • Thomas Ellison
  • Mike Kiminas
  • Matt Brohman

GDAA RENT FOUNDATION COMMITTEE

The Rent Foundation is a non-profit, charity arm of the GDAA.  Through donations from GDAA Members and Sponsored Events, the Rent Foundation provides one family/resident a month with their rent as well as help with community disaster relief that affects the rental housing industry.

President: Paula Fleener
Staff Liaison: Jo Wise

Committee Members:

  • Kayde Fitzpatrick
  • Crystal Hawkey

TRADE SHOW COMMITTEE

The Trade Show Committee is responsible for planning the Annual Trade Show & Education Conference.

Chair: Trisha Hendrickson
Staff Liaison: Jo Wise

Committee Members

  • Tyler Anderson
  • Christie Rogers
  • Matt Brohman

GOLF OUTING Committee

The Golf Outing Committee is responsible for planning the Spring Golf Outing.

Chairs: 
Staff Liaison: Jo Wise

Committee Members:

  • Jennifer Holp
  • John Gruen
  • Paula Fleener
  • Kayde Fitzpatrick
  • Scott Lloyd
  • Matt Brohman
  • Bryan Woods

SOCIAL MEDIA Committee

The Social Media Committee is responsible for all Social Media Outreach.

Chairs:  Anna Sexton
Staff Liaison: Ally Montgomery

Committee Members:

  • Amanda Gleim
  • Angela Notestine
  • Paul Dicuirci
  • Ryan Erlewine
  • Sara Couch
  • Tony Tyree