PMC Earns Top Industry Professional Designation

Greensboro, NC- Priestley Management Company recently joined the elite group of community association management companies who have earned the Accredited Association Management Company (AAMC) designation from Community Associations Institute (CAI). Priestley Management Company is one of only 150 management companies nationwide who have earned the highest level of professional recognition in the community association field.

Top DesignationCAI is a national organization dedicated to fostering vibrant, responsive, competent, community associations. Some 57 million Americans live in the nation’s estimated 286,000 association-governed communities.

To earn the AAMC distinction, management companies need three years experience in community association management, and at least 50 percent of their managers must have earned professional designations.

Professional managers provide administrative, operational, and managerial counsel to community association boards. They are typically responsible for managing budgets and contractors, directing association personnel, and overseeing compliance with association covenants and restrictions.

CAI and its more than 55 state, regional and local chapters work on behalf of the professionals and volunteers engaged in the management and governance of homeowners and condominium associations, cooperatives and other planned communities. CAI’s more than 28,000 members include community association volunteer leaders, managers, management companies and businesses that provide products services to these communities.