Established in 1991, Property Management Associates is a Southern California based real estate company comprised of highly experienced and trained management professionals offering innovative and comprehensive services to our diverse client base.

Properties are managed creatively and aggressively, securing both immediate and long-term results. PMA's depth of experience and senior management “hands-on” approach, enables us to meet today's ever-changing real estate challenges and ownership expectations.

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Thomas Spear, co-founder and CEO of Property Management Associates, has in excess of 35 years of extensive experience in all aspects of commercial and residential real estate.

Prior to founding Property Management Associates, Spear was the West Coast Managing Partner for Tishman Midwest Management and Leasing Services Company. Spear was responsible for 11 million square feet of commercial real estate, and also oversaw Tishman's Western parking and construction operations.

Previously, Spear was Vice President and Regional Manager of VMS Realty Partners, responsible for their 13 million square foot commercial and retail Western State portfolio.

Spear has been a Board Member of the Los Angeles Business Council. He has served the community through his affiliations with the School on Wheels, United Way of Orange County, Hillcrest Boys Home, Town Hall, and Task Force for the Assessment of Abused Children, and Southern California College Group Counseling for Troubled Teens.

Spear holds a California Real estate Broker's license and serves as a Superior and Federal Court Receiver.

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Joshua Fein, co-founder and Chief Financial Officer of Property Management Associates (PMA), has been involved in the operational and financial aspects of real estate in excess of 35 years.

Prior to forming Property Management Associates, Fein was Vice President for Tishman Midwest Management and Leasing Service Company and Director of Finance for Oxford Properties Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Oxford Development Group. Fein's responsibilities with Oxford included land, construction, and permanent financing, property acquisition and property disposition.

Fein holds a BA in Accounting from the University of Florida and started his career as a CPA in public accounting. Fein has been appointed as a Superior Court Receiver over the past 20 years.

Fein currently is the Chair of the Board of Directors for School on Wheels and has served his community through his involvement with the JCC of Redondo Beach and The Friendship Foundation.

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Patrick Lacey is Chief Operations Officer of Property Management Associates' commercial division. Patrick has in excess of 35 years in real estate experience including asset management, leasing, construction management, property operations, acquisitions and dispositions.

Patrick was senior executive of Cabi Development, and part of the management team that implemented the property strategy for the acquisition of 58 high-rise properties valued at over $1.5B.

Patrick spent over 11 years with Trizec Properties, where he managed 9 million feet of class A high-rise properties in Southern California. During his tenure at Trizec he rose through the ranks to be one of the senior managers on the West Coast.

Patrick oversees the Commercial Division of Property Management Associates including client relations and hiring and training of staff. He is responsible for all large capital projects, large lease transactions and asset preservation and has an extensive knowledge of value creation and cash flow optimization.

Patrick has also been a Board Member for organizations including the Business Improvement District in Downtown Los Angeles, Building Owners and Management Association, National Operations Board for Trizec Properties and has also held positions in the Central City Association and High-Rise Breakfast Club.

Patrick is a local Southern California native and obtained a BA in Business from California State University Northridge and has earned a RPA designation.

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Jodi Stancampiano is Chief Operations Officer of Property Management Associates' Residential Division with over 25 years of experience in residential property management, acquisition, rehabilitation, ground-up construction and lease-up.

Prior to joining Property Management Associates, Jodi spent 10 years working in the Affordable Residential industry. She has extensive knowledge of federal, state and local government funded housing programs, including project-based Section 8, tax credit, and bond financing. She has additionally earned her certification as a Tax Credit Compliance Specialist.

Jodi is directly responsible for all functions within the Residential Division of Property Management Associates, including: resident and client relations, hiring and training of staff, fiscal management of assets and day-to-day operations. Jodi works closely with owners and agencies to build budgets and capital needs assessments to ensure maximum income potential and long-term viability of the asset.

Jodi has been with Property Management Associates for 14 years and is a graduate of the University of Southern California with a BA in psychology and is a lifetime member of Psi Chi, The National Honor Society of Psychology.

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Mahshad Hubbard is Vice President and Controller of Property Management Associates (PMA) with 15 years of experience in real estate accounting and finance. Mahshad oversees the accounting, payroll departments as well as the budgeting of all properties managed by PMA.

Prior to joining PMA, Mahshad was Vice President, Corporate Controller at Broadshore Capital Partners, a national real estate investment firm and subsidiary of Guardian Life Insurance. In his role there, he was responsible for financial operations, tax compliance and establishing corporate policies.

Additionally, Mahshad spent nearly 9 years with Lowe Enterprises, where he last served as Vice President, Corporate Controller of its investment management entity. He also worked in public accounting as an auditor in the commercial real estate practice at CohnReznick.

Mahshad is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a BA in Economics from the University of California, Irvine and an MS in Accounting from the University of Southern California.

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Helena Cueto is Director of Information Technology for Property Management Associates (PMA) with over 25 years of experience in IT systems, networks, cyber security and operations. Helena provides leadership for the continued development of an innovative and secure IT environment throughout the company with a focus of improving the user experience for tenants, clients, employees and administration.

As PMA’s in-house Yardi specialist, Helena brings decades of experience working with a multitude of platforms within the Yardi ecosystem including: Yardi Voyager, Rent Café, Commercial Café, Vendor Café and PayScan. Through her leadership, PMA has successfully integrated these modules to meet operational and leasing goals while also streamlining accurate data into our accounting records and securely processing transactions.

Helena has been with PMA for over 20 years and holds a BA from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid.


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