James has been a Florida resident for nearly 40 years. James entered the Property Management arena in 2004 on the commercial side of the business, where he was tasked with managing & leasing several retail shopping centers throughout Palm Beach & Volusia counties. Dealing with tenants, landlords & vendors, James learned how to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment. In 2009, James made the change to residential Property Management and joined the Seacrest family. James served as a Community Association Manager, primarily handling gated HOA communities. James dedicated himself to providing the highest level of service to his community’s Board of Directors and residents. In May of 2018, James was promoted to the position of Regional Director and brought his strong work ethic, professionalism and customer service experience to his new role. James is truly a “company man,” and is a firm believer in Seacrest and its team. James lives in Tequesta with his wife Tara, son Taylor & daughter Arielle.
Arnold (Arnie) Bernstein comes from a long and distinguished career in the South Florida Property Management and Service industry. He was Director of Development for Encore Services, a division of ARA and opened offices from Tampa, Florida to Phoenix, Arizona, and had responsibility for Hiring, Training, Sales & Marketing, as well as Management responsibilities for the first year of each startup.
Arnie then joined Prime Management Group as a Property Manager (CAM) of 77 Independent Associations in Kings Point. Shortly after beginning with Prime, FirstService made them their first U.S. Management acquisition. Arnie was made Director of Property Management in charge of hiring, training, and mentoring new managers along with full responsibility of overseeing 135 associations. Since then, he has held positions from Regional Director, V.P., and Senior V.P. throughout his career with Prime, Continental, and FirstService. During that time, Arnie was instrumental in rebuilding the 65 ICA Associations who were with FirstService after Wilma damaged all the buildings in Kings Point. He was able to negotiate significant savings for all the associations while rebuilding roofs and siding to code for 65 associations. The average out of pocket expense to the associations was under $35,000. The claim was settled for $33,000,000.
In 2018, Arnie joined Seacrest Services due to past clients requesting his return to Kings Point, and the reputation of Seacrest Services among South Florida’s 55+ communities. Seacrest successfully opened an office in Delray Beach and in a short period of time, they acquired 17 Associations. Seacrest has been able to deliver on its core value of quality management services, while also offering more services at a lower cost. Our experience, knowledge, accounting, and landscape expertise continually remind our clients they made the right choice in Seacrest Service.
Edwin is the Pest Control Manager for Seacrest Services, Inc. Edwin has been with Seacrest for over ten years but brings over thirty years of industry experience. Edwin believes loyalty and trust are the basic fundamentals of professional and personal success. Edwin is a US Army Veteran and a member of the Certified Pest Control Operators of Florida and Florida Pest Management Association. Edwin is a Florida native and resides locally with his wife of thirty years and their four children.
Edwin earned a BS Degree in Business Management from Florida A&M University and is a Licensed Pest Control Operator, including aquatic weed control.
Ny Few serves as the Manager of Administrative Services, where she oversees the Sales & Lease department for the Property Management Division.
Ny joined Seacrest 10 years ago, after working for over 20 years in the customer service industry. She started her journey with Seacrest as a Customer Service Representative, before becoming the Customer Service Supervisor and was ultimately promoted to the Manager of Administrative Services position. Ny’s goal is to ensure that her team meets the needs of the Board of Directors, realtors, and residents.
Ny is originally from Boston, Massachusetts, and has lived in the South Florida area for 13 years.
Liz joined the Corporate Accounting Dept in 2011 as the Accounts Payable Associate. Focusing on “getting the job done” she has worn multiple hats within the department. In 2017 she was asked to step into the newly created Corporate Accounting Manager position by the owner, Mr. Fowler. In this role she is responsible to collect over 25+ million annual receivables and direct the corporate accounts payable staff. During her tenure, she has built relationships with customers, vendors and coworkers which is an invaluable tool.
Liz brings with her over 40 years administrative/accounting experience in the commercial property management, medical, credit card and manufacturing industries in 3 states. Born and raised in New York, she loves her volunteer work, long walks on the beach, cooking and spending time with her fur baby, Darla.
Rolando brings over 40 years of mechanic experience to Seacrest Services. Rolando started as a Fleet Manager for The Housing Authority for the City of Los Angeles. After spending 21 years with the Housing Authority, Rolando relocated to South Florida. After working in the industry here in South Florida for the next few years, Rolando landed a new opportunity as a mechanic with Seacrest Services. After only six months of being with Seacrest, Rolando was promoted to the Fleet Manager position where he has overseen all mechanic services for Seacrest for the past 12 years.
Rolando resides in West Palm Beach with his wife of twelve years and their daughter, a recent Florida State graduate. Rolando enjoys playing golf, watching sports, and refurbishing old vehicles.
Yvonne Barnes is an accomplished accountant who works in the capacity of Association Accounting Manager at Seacrest Services for over 9 years. Yvonne brings more than 15 years’ experience in financial accounting to her current position.
She is a dedicated and detail-oriented accounting professional who prepares and analyzes financial statements. In addition, Yvonne provides accurate and crucial financial information to individuals and boards who make business decisions on a daily, monthly and annual basis.
Yvonne earned her Master’s degree (MBA) from Nova Southeastern University.
Yvonne understands that the customer is one of the most important assets in an organization and as such she is always going above and beyond to ensure that their needs are satisfied.
Her philosophy is “work hard in silence and let your success be the noise.”
Yvonne lives in West Palm Beach with her husband and three children.
Jose Puga is a computer engineer with over 25 years of experience working in several areas of technology; he joined Seacrest Services in 2007, since then he has been leading the IT department, overseeing the development of tools and strategies that have helped Seacrest bring the communities we proudly manage into the Future.
Jose was born in Peru; he relocated to South Florida 21years ago, he has two 2 kids, Sebastian and Isabella, he currently lives in Wellington with his wife Sandra.
Anjanette Hanna is an experienced business professional with over twenty years of senior management experience. She joined Seacrest Services in 2001, as the Director of Customer Service and Information Technology and was appointed to the Executive Board in 2003. Seacrest Services is a full-service property management company providing professional management, accounting, landscaping, construction/building maintenance and painting services to Condominium and Homeowners Associations throughout Martin, Palm Beach and Broward counties. Anjanette was appointed to the position of Executive Vice President in 2014 and President in 2017. She is responsible for overseeing the day to day operations of the company while bringing outstanding service to clients, overall efficiencies to the organization and expanding its market share. Her focus is to create strategies that will continue to place Seacrest Services at the forefront of the Property Management industry. Prior to Seacrest Services, she held several managerial positions with Fortune 500 corporations such as Rexall Sundown and MCI Worldcom. Anjanette holds a B.A. degree in public relations. She is a native Floridian and resides in Boynton Beach with her husband, Dennis, and daughter, Erin. With her roots running deep in Palm Beach County, she is committed to her community and takes the time to volunteer and assist in a wide range of community organizations.
Joining Seacrest in September 2019, Francis brought more than 23 years of experience, starting from entry-level positions and working his way up in the industry. After obtaining his degree in accounting, his professional experience, and design classes, Francis can create, design, and deliver products that enhance and beautify communities.
As the Enhancement Manager, Francis meets with clients, creates proposals, educates crew members, coordinates the purchase of materials, and arranges deliveries for his projects. He oversees the operations of enhancements and customer satisfaction is his main goal.
Francis has lived in South Florida for over 25 years and currently lives in West Palm Beach with his wife Dalila and daughter Arianna.
Lindsay Heysler is an experienced Business Development and Marketing Manager specializing in partnering with community associations to provide professional management solutions to their community’s needs.
After spending almost a decade working in sales and marketing, Lindsay knows how to drive conversion and generate results. Lindsay pairs her industry knowledge with strong communication and interpersonal skills to develop new business relationships with community associations.
Lindsay delivers cutting-edge marketing strategies and innovative campaigns to increase growth and brand awareness in the South Florida market.
Lindsay holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Communications and currently resides in Royal Palm Beach with her fiancé.
Jacqueline began her career at C.A.K. Builders, Inc. a State Licensed General Contracting and Roofing Company as an Administrative Assistant. Through hard work and determination, she advanced to being the Business Manager of Operations. Eager to continue to expand her horizons, Jacqueline entered the Property Management industry in 2011. She began as an onsite manager and enjoyed the challenges and the opportunity to pair her passion for providing excellent customer service while also building team relations in the communities she managed. In 2016, Jacqueline was recognized for her strong skillset in community association management and became the Regional Director of Property Management, specializing in management services for Century Village Deerfield Beach.
Jacqueline is a Michigan native and relocated to Florida with her family in 1970. She is fortunate to have one lovely daughter and two precious grandchildren.
Business Development and Area Sales Manager at Seacrest Services Inc. Tyler is an experienced Business Development Executive in real estate management and acquisition throughout the Southeast and Southwest of Florida. Tyler specializes in applying his expertise and market knowledge in the condo, HOA, and high-rise management sectors that consistently exceed the expectations and association goals of his clients.
Tyler has a long record of building successful relationships with his clients through his strategic management planning and sales infrastructures. His creative vision and in-depth knowledge has led to expansions in new markets and territories through numerous transactions with a wide variety of properties, associations, developers, and stakeholders. He has an accomplished career track record for delivering revenue and profit gains while positioning the company’s brand to complement and leverage a renowned reputation in the residential management markets.
Philip began employment with Seacrest Services in July of 2007 as a Landscape area supervisor overseeing a portfolio of properties’ landscape operations. Within a few years, Philip moved into the manager role overseeing operations and personnel for the landscape division.
Philip was born and raised in Palm Beach County and currently resides in West Palm Beach.
Philip has been in the commercial landscape industry for over 30 years starting as a landscape field personnel and working through the ranks gaining knowledge and education along the way.
Gabriel J. Sierra joined Seacrest Services in 2008 as the Safety Manager for the entire Company. Gabriel’s military and insurance background gave him the knowledge and tools needed to join Seacrest and develop a Safety program. Originally from Colombia, Gabriel moved with his family to the United States where he practiced insurance and claims investigation until moving to South Florida in 1994 where he continued to work in the insurance field.
As the Certified Safety manager, for Seacrest Services Gabriel has set forth many programs that assist with our large fleet management, daily training of employees, and site safety for both existing and new customers of Seacrest Services. Often in the field, employees and customers alike can rely on Gabriel’s insight to bringing safety to the workplace and communities.
Residing in South Florida with his wife and two daughters Gabriel enjoys projects such as his bird aviary as a canary breeder, soccer, and his extensive collection of cast metal cars.
Bonnie Jirschele joined Seacrest Services in August 2013. Bonnie is the Senior Supervisor of Accounting Software and New Business with over thirty years of accounting experience. Bonnie is an experienced Accounting Software Team Leader with a demonstrated history of working in the property management industry. Bonnie is skilled in analytical skills, accounting software management, cash management and has a strong accounting background. Bonnie grew up in South Florida and lives in Jupiter with her husband and their dog.
Marlene Bernstein joined Seacrest Services in May 2009. Marlene has over 25 years of Property Management Accounting experience. Marlene oversees the Association Accounting Department consisting of 26 employees. She is extremely familiar with state statutes and holds a CAM license. Marlene enjoys meeting with the boards to assist with preparing budgets and understanding financials. Originally from Rhode Island, Marlene relocated to South Florida 20 years ago and lives in Boynton Beach with her husband, Arnie, and their two dogs.
Cliff Cameron, Regional Landscape Manager Seacrest Services
Cliff is an experienced landscape business professional with over twenty-five years in the Green Industry. A South Florida Native, He has a passion for the Flora and Fauna of our unique climate and beautiful landscapes. Cliff specializes in customer service and maintaining the highest level of quality landscapes in the communities we serve. He enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with his family and friends. Cliff is a graduate of Nova Southeastern University with degrees in Business Administration and Finance. He also holds a Florida Certified Pest Control Operators License and FNGLA Certifications.
In the days of automation, push a button, and leave a message, Seacrest Services, Inc. understands that customer service and communication are essential to success and is proud to have a live operator assisted Customer Service Operation.
The manager of our Customer Service Division is Traci Powell. With over two decades of Customer Service Experience, Traci prides herself on having a supreme desire to ensure that those who engage with our organization have a pleasant interaction.
A Florida Native, Traci began her professional career in the medical field. It was then that she realized her passion for helping others was beyond medicine and transitioned into the unpredictable world of customer satisfaction. After working in the upscale ground transportation industry for many years she joined the Seacrest Team in 2005 and has no regrets!
Although the challenge of ensuring the amicable comfort of others can be a rollercoaster ride itself, it’s a challenge that Traci looks forward to conquering each day!
Traci not only knows and appreciates the benefits of great customer service she regularly coaches the dedicated Customer Service Team to strive daily for customer excellence! She lives locally with her family in St. Lucie County.
Tony Giordano is a Certified Irrigation Contractor with over 25 years of experience in commercial, residential and agricultural irrigation installation, design and maintenance. As an industry veteran Tony Giordano’s ultimate goal is to maximize water conservation through smart water application techniques and weather-based irrigation technologies.
Tony Giordano regularly attends industry training sessions with national and international irrigation manufacturers to provide the most current irrigation technology in water conservation and water management for our clients.
Tony Giordano has been a long time member of the Florida Irrigation Society and has been a qualifying agent for national industry leaders within the South Florida area.
Passionate about animal fostering and pet adoption. Helping find a furever home for unwanted dogs. Tony and his wife have recently rescued two dogs Sophia, a MaltiPoo and Stella a hound mix within the last year from Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control.
Andrew J Rosen is the Senior Association Accounting Supervisor with 26 years of experience with Seacrest Services. He is responsible for managing all accounting functions for Century Village West Palm Beach. This entails 270+ Associations with 3 Satellite Pool areas for a total of over 6100 units. He has over 35 years of Association and Commercial Real Estate experience.
Andy is committed to providing accurate financial information and advice to the Board’s as needed.
Andy’s philosophy is that the customer comes first and he will go out of his way to make sure that the Boards receive outstanding service.
Andy is a native of Chicago and has lived in South Florida for over 50 years.
In 2007 Steve Kittredge joined Seacrest Services with extensive knowledge of the property management and building industries. Steve began his career in an entry-level position with a large private company and left 15 years later as Project Director overseeing selling, building, and managing Century Village at Pembroke Pines. With over 20 years of experience in Property Management and a strong focus on customer service and relationship building, his commonsense approach has built strong Seacrest associate and client relationships, enhanced quality, and customer satisfaction.
As Senior Vice President of Operations here at Seacrest Services Steve has continued our efforts at team building, communications and providing high-quality services. Associate selection and mentoring is a high priority. Training, safety, communication, and continuing education are ingrained in our culture. Additionally, we focus on making sure our managers and other field associates are kept up to date on industry standards and have unobstructed paths integrating them to all the new technologies Seacrest has, and is, investing in while leading our communities into the future. From video communications, work order and violation apps to electronic voting, we are all continually looking toward the cutting edge.
Steve has been in South Florida for over 30 years and currently lives in Wellington with his wife Dana. Their son Spencer also resides nearby in Palm Beach County.
Alayne is an experienced corporate accounting professional with a demonstrated history of working in the property management, commercial janitorial and commercial landscape industries. This experience is invaluable in her role with Seacrest Services as it is a full service property management company. Alayne is responsible for the corporate accounting department and overseeing its staff and daily fiscal functions. Alayne was hired by the owner of Seacrest Services, Richard K. Fowler, in December of 1997. Since that time, she has held multiple accounting roles with Mr. Fowler’s diversified portfolio of business. Alayne was promoted to her current position in July of 2014. Alayne values honesty, integrity, and commitment to the Golden Rule. Alayne resides in Stuart, Florida with her husband Stephen. They are blessed with two children, James and Emily, and seven grandchildren.
Jason was raised on Long Island, New York until graduating from Setauket High School. He graduated from Broward Community College in Central Florida after fulfilling his dual scholarship obligation for baseball and gymnastics, while majoring in Hotel Management and Hospitality.
His career in the Hospitality Industry started with the Hilton Corporation, qualifying for their special training program and received the most intense year-long education under the best Hotel Managers in the country, at six Hilton Hotels in six different states. Looking back on all the years he spent in the Hospitality Industry, he has many fond memories and accomplishments.
It seemed only fitting that he would eventually turn his interests toward the Property Management field and was lucky enough to find a home with Seacrest Services. Managing properties for Seacrest has been a fulfilling experience working with some of the best professionals in the business. Over the years Jason has been promoted to Senior Property Manager overlooking properties in the North Palm Beach area as well as managing his own property as well. Recently he has been promoted to Regional Director of Property Management which has given him the opportunity to reach out and assist dozens of properties and clients as well as our hard-working staff members throughout the county.
Diana Evans joined Seacrest Services in 1993 and has over 25 years of direct Operational and Property Management experience at Century Village West Palm Beach. After joining the Seacrest Services team, Diana played a major role in developing full Operational Services at Century Village West Palm Beach. With State CAM accreditations, Diana continues to apply her knowledge to improve the overall Century Village West Palm Beach Division’s operations and growth. She has developed strong Customer Service, Seacrest Associate and client relationships plus has a keen eye for quality and customer request or needs.
As Vice President of the CV WPB Division, Diana has continued her efforts to team build, including additional education awareness as well as providing consistent high-quality services. Diana continues to implement safety training with her employees on the job site as well as offering continuing education for each department.
Before joining Seacrest, Diana served in the United States Army and was an Instructor for Vincennes University’s Adult Basic Education Program. Diana worked in other areas of education as well as authoring educational learning materials.
Diana has lived in South Florida for over 30 and currently resides in West Palm Beach.
Joining Seacrest in March 2005, Leslie brought over 20 years of diverse human resources and management experience that spans across start-up businesses as well as established organizations. She has extensive hands-on experience leading such HR initiatives as policy design, compensation, performance management, recruiting, training, and benefits administration. Leslie has been instrumental in developing and implementing a company-wide web-based information system and training program for communicating company goals throughout the entire organization as well as the newly hired employees. Leslie is a native Floridian who resides in Lake Worth with her husband and three children.