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ARLINGTON, Va. / June 16, 2014 – Kristin Sizemore, CAMT, CAM, CAS, CAPS, will be honored as the National Apartment Association Education Institute (NAAEI) Professional Designate of the Year during the June 21 Awards Breakfast at the 2014 NAA Education Conference & Exposition in Denver.
As Property Supervisor for El Paso, Texas-based Bohannon Development Corporation, Sizemore is responsible for managing eight communities and 12 townhouses in Texas. Sizemore has an exceptional lease-up track record, often leasing new communities within nine months of opening. She has been actively involved with the Texas Apartment Association’s Military Careers Initiative and helped orchestrate the first free CAMT course for veterans, held in El Paso in late 2013.
Sizemore is an advocate for education, ensuring her onsite employees always have access to online and classroom instruction. She has taught CAM and CAPS courses with the El Paso Apartment Association (EPAA), and created and implemented the Gerald Carlson Education Scholarship fund as 2012 EPAA President. Additionally, Sizemore volunteers at the Western Technical College, conducting mock interviews with students, and has participated in apartment industry hiring fairs.
In 2013, she received EPAA’s President’s Leadership Award and President’s Volunteer Service Award. This year the Texas Apartment Association named her the Rita Kirby Regional Property Manager of the Year.
NAA President & CEO Doug Culkin, CAE, said, “The PARAGON awards recognize the outstanding contributions of multifamily builders, professionals and affiliated associations. By shining a light on them, all members of our industry benefit.”
The National Apartment Association (NAA), currently celebrating its 75th anniversary, is America’s leading advocate for quality rental housing. NAA’s mission is to serve the interests of multifamily housing owners, managers, developers and suppliers and maintain a high level of professionalism in the multifamily housing industry to better serve the rental housing needs of the public. As a federation of more than 170 state and local affiliates, NAA is comprised of over 63,000 members representing more than 7 million apartment homes throughout the United States and Canada.