Christy Asher has more than 14 years experience in accounting and management services for the operation of property management companies and a diversified real estate portfolio, including residential and commercial properties, and agricultural land.
For the past six years, Asher headed the Accounting division as well as was acting MIS and Human Resources manager for Community Property Management. In these capacities, she was charged with providing daily management of assets, operations, finances, supervision of an eight-person staff, and management of a portfolio of financially contracted clients.
Asher provided preparation of CPM's corporate financial statements, and the monthly review of the association financial statements (whose assets were in excess of $35 million, over $19 million liquid and more than $1.5 million in operating funds). She also handled corporate budget preparation process, including negotiating and forecasting for office equipment leases, printing costs, advertising, accounting department salaries, office-related expenditures, and monthly review of general operating and administrative expenses and accounts receivables. Asher also prepared statistical analysis for utility usage, monthly and annual cash flow, and accounts receivable as needed.
Other duties at CPM consisted of managing and directing payroll preparation and quarterly and annual tax filings for the company, as well as implementing and maintaining a comprehensive benefits package that consisted of an HMOP/PPO health plan, 401k and a cafeteria plan.
Prior to joining CPM, Asher was with Pacific Earth Resources where she was responsible for staffing, training and field evaluation of on-site and corporate personnel. Asher was also charged with providing full function accounting through financial statements for individual, trusts, estates, foundations, partnerships and corporations.
Asher has also served as treasurer for the Greater Los Angeles Green Industry Council, and has been involved with the Channel Islands chapter of the Community Association Institute. She holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration and Finance from Cal State Northridge.
With more than 10 years
experience in association property management and in excess of 15 years
in the building construction industry, Cheri Conti is a well-rounded
professional with a proven track record and a wealth of contacts.
Her most recent
accomplishment was as an Association Manager at Community Property
Management, where she personally oversaw a portfolio of 10 homeowner
association clients representing 1,135 units, generating a combined
monthly contract revenue of $11,895.25 per month.
Conti was also responsible for actively marketing new clients for
Prior to a 10-year
partnership in a family-owned general contracting business that
specialized in rough framing, Conti served as an Assistant Projects
Manager for U.S. Condominium Corporation/AR Development, a major home
builder of both single- and multi-family units in Moorpark, California.
There she was responsible for contract administration, tract map
processing, processing projects with various public agencies such as DRE/VA/FHA,
construction loan maintenance, and homeowner association processing and
While a partner in the
rough framing concern, Conti handled contract negotiation, labor
management, financial planning and review and public relations, as well
as provided support for on- and off-site personnel.