Board of Directors
President: Colleen LeRose, Banner Property Management, LLC
First Vice President: Suzanne Mendyke, Andover Management Corp/In Good Company
Second Vice President: Denise Webb, Prairie Point
Immediate Past President: Raquel Shamble, Andover Management Corp/In Good Company
Secretary/Treasurer: Leyla Barchett, Cressmoor Arms
Associate Representative: Trisha Weise, For Rent Media Solutions
Members at Large: Angela Fielder, Weiss Entities; Jennifer Gullette-Coleman, Creekside at Meadowbrook; Janis LaFond, Orchard Park – Chesterton; Mary Lewis, Andover Management Corp/In Good Company
Upcoming Education Courses in Merrillville
Disaster Preparedness: Taking the Initiative
The purpose of this course is to prepare multifamily staff members for natural disasters and common emergencies that can happen on site. Attendees will learn how to handle the aftermath, when to handle responses in-house and when to call in the experts. This interactive session is targeted toward property managers, assistant property managers, maintenance staff, and engineers.
Additional topics will include:
- Fire disaster recovery, how to build an emergency kit, securing the property in the immediate aftermath, working with a restoration company, tenant management, insurance, and longer-term reconstruction needs
- Water damage statistics, liability from the property and tenant perspectives, damage categories and classes, assessing the issue, and how to respond and dry out
- Mold facts and types, code requirements, assessing an issue, liability, and follow-up needs
- Vehicle impact, storm damage, boarding up before an event, roof leaks: how to secure the property, communicating with constituents, permits, functional actions, and reconstruction
Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm CDT
Location: The Patrician (410 East Highway 30, Schererville, IN 46375)
Cost: FREE for members, $160 for non-members
Instructor from: Jill Herron & Gavin Greene, Flaherty & Collins Properties
Also coming up in:
IAA’s Northern Council Areas
- Aug. 16: Multifamily Marketing – Video & Social Media. Learn more.
- Aug. 22: Front Line Leasing with Lisa Trosien. Learn more.
- Aug. 23: Appliance Repair Solutions. Learn more.
- Oct. 24: Winterizing Your Property. Learn more.
- Nov. 8: Leadership in Management & Marketing. Learn more.
And more around the state!
Local Associate Members in the Merrillville Area
American Lung Association in Indiana
Categories: Education Programs/Online Training
Categories: Advertising Apartments, Apartment Locator Service, Employment, Internet Advertising, Marketing
Belfor Property Restoration
Categories: Emergency Services; Fire & Disaster Damage Restoration; General Contractors; Smoke, Water & Odor Restoration Services; Water Damage Service
Carpet Showcase Distributors
Categories: Carpet & Floor Coverings
Categories: Investment Sales, Mortgage Banking, Real Estate Appraisers/Consultants, Real Estate/Brokerage
Coin-O-Matic with Harry Miller Appliances
Categories: Coin Operated Laundry Equipment
CORT Furniture Rental
Categories: Decorating, Furniture, Furniture Rental, Interior Design, Office Furniture
Categories: Appliance Distributors
Direct Fitness Solutions
Categories: Athletic Equipment, Exercise Equipment Sales & Service, Fitness Facility Design/Bicycle Rack & Storage Solutions, Fitness Flooring
Floor & Wall Inc.
Categories: Carpet & Floor Coverings
Glass Doctor of Northwest Indiana
Green Arbor Landscape
Nick Ahrens, Sr.
Categories: Landscape Design
Hays + Sons Complete Restoration
Categories: Emergency Services, Fire & Disaster Damage Restoration, Water Damage Service
HD Supply-Facilities Maintenance
Categories: Air Conditioning/Heating Equip Parts, Appliance Distributors, Maintenance Supplies, Plumbing Products/Supplies, Water Heaters
Langer & Langer
Categories: Cleaning Service
Monroe Pest Control Co. Inc.
Categories: Pest Control & Exterminating
Categories: Paint & Wallcoverings, Painting Supplies, Spray Equipment
Categories: Advertising Apartments, Internet Advertising, Marketing
Rite Rug Flooring
Categories: Carpet & Floor Coverings, Floor Tile
Categories: Applicant Pre-Rental Screening
Service Doctor Remodeling & Design
Categories: Bathtub Liners & Wall Surrounds; Cabinetry, Kitchen & Bath; Countertop Resurfacing; Painters; Remodeling & Repairs
Categories: Carpet & Floor Coverings, Floor Tile, Paint & Wallcoverings, Painters, Window Covering
Star Disposal of Indiana
Categories: Recycling, Trash Receptacles, Waste Disposal
Total Roofing & Construction Services Inc.
Categories: Roofing, Siding, Windows
Wash Multifamily Laundry
Categories: Appliance Service, Coin Operated Laundry Equipment, Equipment Rental, Laundry Equipment, Maintenance Service
Categories: Chimney Sweep, Dryer Vent Cleaning, Gutter Int & Ext Cleaning
Wilmar Industries, Inc.
Categories: Cabinetry, Kitchen & Bath; Lighting Supplies; Maintenance Supplies; Plumbing Products/Supplies; Window Covering