Cindy Clare joined Kettler in 2005 and is President of Kettler Management, the property management division of the company. Ms. Clare oversees the operations of over 30,000 apartment homes in more than 100 communities throughout the mid-atlantic, the northeast and southeast regions. She also provides strategic vision as well as operational and marketing expertise during the development of new communities both for Kettler and third-party owners. Through her leadership, Kettler Management has expanded its geographic reach from a DC Metropolitan-centered firm to one that extends from New York to South Carolina and Texas.
Ms. Clare earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA. Prior to joining Kettler, Ms. Clare worked at The Mark Winkler Company with a focus on residential operations and management. She is an active member in the property management industry and currently serves as Chairman Elect on the NAA Board of Directors. She serves on the Virginia Tech RPM Advisory Board and is a frequent guest lecturer at the VT School of Property Management. Additionally, Ms. Clare sits on the Virginia Fair Housing Board, is an active member of NMHC, ULI, the National Education Committee for IREM and its national faculty team.
Leslie Furst joined Kettler in 2003 and is Senior Vice President of Finance for the company. Ms. Furst is responsible for overseeing asset management, all financing activities and lender relationships and is actively involved in equity placement and investor relations.