Ronda Puryear Begins Term as 2022 NAA Chairman-Elect
January 4, 2022
Updated January 4, 2022
2 minutes

ARLINGTON, VA | January 4, 2022 – Charlottesville real estate executive Ronda Puryear, CAM, CPM, Management Services Corporation, has begun her term as 2022 National Apartment Association (NAA) Chairman-Elect. She was installed at NAA’s annual Assembly of Delegates, held in Cincinnati in November.

Puryear has nearly 30 years of real estate experience in property management, marketing and development, and as President of Residential Management for Management Services Corporation, she oversees the operation of more than 4,000 rental housing units throughout Virginia and North Carolina.

In addition, Puryear has been involved with NAA for more than 10 years, having served as a Region I Vice President, a member of the Governance Committee and Chair of both the Student Housing and Conference Committees. Most recently, Puryear served as the 2020 President of the National Apartment Association Education Institute (NAAEI).

She also served two terms as Chair of the Virginia Apartment Management Association. Further, Puryear is a member of the Manufactured Housing Enterprises Board of Directors and the Blue Ridge Apartment Association Board of Directors, where she also served two years as Chair. She currently serves as a member of the Virginia Tech Property Management Advisory Board, where she was Chairman in 2019 and 2020. Puryear is a graduate of the NAA Leadership Lyceum volunteer leadership development program and is an instructor for the National Apartment Leasing Professional (NALP) and Certified Apartment Manager (CAM) credential programs.

“I’m excited to welcome Ronda as our 2022 Chairman-Elect,” said Bob Pinnegar, NAA President and CEO. “Ronda has dedicated much of her professional career to mentoring and inspiring our industry’s next generation of leaders. This, alongside her vast experience with various facets of rental housing, will be of great importance to Chairman Brunner and the entire rental housing industry over the coming year.”

Also serving as part of NAA’s 2022 leadership are Chairman Don Brunner, BRG Realty Group, Cincinnati, OH; Vice Chairman Rick Snyder, R.A. Snyder Properties, San Diego, CA; Treasurer Alan King, Berkshire Residential Investment, Alpharetta, GA; Secretary Chris Burns, Lincoln Property Company, Duluth, GA; and Immediate Past Chairman Rick Graf, Cushman & Wakefield, Dallas, TX.


About NAA
The National Apartment Association (NAA) serves as the leading voice and preeminent resource through advocacy, education, and collaboration on behalf of the rental housing industry. As a federation of 145 state and local affiliates, NAA encompasses over 91,000 members representing more than 11 million apartment homes globally. NAA believes that rental housing is a valuable partner in every community that emphasizes integrity, accountability, collaboration, community responsibility, inclusivity and innovation. To learn more, visit NAA thanks its strategic partners Lowe’s Pro Supply, Yardi and The Home Depot.