PAUL A. SANTORIELLO, PCAM, CMCA, AMSPRESIDENT
Paul oversees the entire
organization and is actively involved in the management services division for
Taylor Management Company. Having been an accountant for a Big 8
accounting firm (Deloitte Haskins and Sells) for 3 years, he possesses a strong
background in all areas of financial management. During his 21 years
of property management experience he has developed a broad base of knowledge
regarding management of the various community association structures.
Management of the
transition process from developer control has been an area where all of these
skills are critical to representing the unit owner’s rights. Paul has developed
a unique ability in guiding associations through the myriad of administrative,
physical and financial requirements during transition from developer and
beyond. He has applied all of these skills in attaining the certification of
Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM) through the Community
Paul holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Delaware.
New Jersey Community Association Institute:
- President on the Board of Directors (2011-2012)
- Past Chair of the Managers
Committee (3 years)
- Past President of the Political
Action Committee (2 years)
- Committee Chair of the Year
- Distinguished Service Award
- ABC's of Community Association
- Numerous Professional Seminar Presentations
LIZ COMANDO, PCAM, CMCACHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Elizabeth (Liz) Comando oversees a team of Regional Vice
Presidents at Taylor Management Company. Together they ensure the highest level
of accountability to hundreds of Community Associations. Since 1989, Liz has
been recognized as a Real Estate Management Industry leader with a focus on
supervising condominium associations and cooperatives, as well as specializing
in luxury hi-rise buildings.
She has managed several large scale communities in the Pocono
Mountain area with recreational activities, community maintenance and
infrastructure problems such as water/sewer systems. Liz has been a trailblazer
in the areas of Transition Services, Project Management and Building
Restoration. She has implemented and developed training programs about best
practices in her trade and has been an integral part of establishing the
highest level of excellence in each of the properties she has worked with. Liz
attained her PCAM (Professional Community Association Manager) and CMCA
(Certified Manager of Community Association) designations from CAI, the
Community Associations Institute.
Liz is a graduate of SUNY Cortland with a Bachelor of Arts Degree
and has over 25 years of experience in community management. She has raised
money for numerous charitable organizations including Cancer Research and
Hudson Cradle. She has also served on the Board of Directors for Fairmont
Housing Corporation (Division of Women Rising); a non-profit organization that
provides affordable housing for matriarchal households. Liz Comando is a Public
Speaker, Author and Business Partners Committee member. She has served on the
CAI Managers Committee, Manager Ethics Committee, Editorial Committee, PCAM
Committee and Manager Licensed Task Force in the past. She is a certified
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
brings to Taylor Management Company 17 years of property management experience
and 5 years of real estate development experience. His area of expertise in the
industry is accounting/financial reporting and management. From fee simple
developments, luxury high rise buildings, to cooperatives, he has built a
strong reputation of excellent client relations with board members as well as
all industry professionals.
With an acquired skill at problem-solving, Bruce takes the lead in transition properties into the Taylor portfolio. Along with Taylor's well-seasoned
accounting department, he immediately attains in-depth knowledge of a new
client's finances and brings a high level of service to the board that clearly demonstrates Taylor's policy of managing as a team.
Bruce measures his personal strengths by the depth of knowledge and dedication
that the entire back office staff brings to work every day without fail.
Routinely, one could find Bruce involved in almost every area of daily life at
Taylor Management Company. In addition, Bruce is also responsible for
establishing, monitoring, and instituting corporate policy. Mr. Noel holds a B.S. in accounting
and an M.B.A. in finance.
DANIEL MANNING, CPA
OF FINANCIAL OPERATIONS
Daniel Manning is the Vice President of Financial Operations at
Taylor Management Company, where he oversees the accounting department of
nearly 30 accounting professionals. Leveraging his 15 years of experience in
public accounting and auditing, Dan also focuses on establishing and monitoring
policies and procedures that are in keeping with “best industry practices”,
strengthening internal controls and constantly improving overall efficiencies
within the accounting department.
Dan has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Kean
University and is a member of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public
Accountants. Mr. Manning worked 15 years for the firm Wilkin & Guttenplan,
PC, CPA’s, an independent member of the BDO Seidman Alliance, a nationwide
association of independently owned regional accounting, consulting and service
firms serving the greater business community.
Dan’s leadership role at
Taylor Management is a direct result of his depth of experience and competence
as a financial professional specializing in accounting for Condominium and
other common interest realty associations. His enthusiasm for both cutting edge
technology and maximizing efficiency will ensure Taylor maintains a sound
reputation as an industry leader.
DONNA BELKOT, AMS, CMCA, ARM
REGIONALVICE PRESIDENT, CENTRAL N.J.
Ms. Belkot is originally
from Pittsburgh, Pa. and re-located to New Jersey with her husband and children
in 1985. She has a degree in Real Estate and Business Management. She received
her Real Estate license in Pittsburgh in 1975 and began her community
management career in 1978. She is a member of Community Associates
Institute (CAI) and IREM (Institute of Real Estate Management) and holds
designations from both, including the AMS, CMCA and ARM designations and has
successfully completed and is certified in Risk Management and Control. She has
served on the CAI Conference and Expo Committee for the last four years.
Management experience has consisted of apartments, commercial properties,
cooperatives and all aspects of residential community association management.
Besides being a Community Manager, Donna has also held senior and executive
positions within the property management industry. She has an excellent
reputation with board members and professionals in the business. Her
commitment, attention to detail and her knowledge of the industry assists her
in developing long term business relationships with each of her clients.
GALE BRAUNSTEIN, CMCA, AMSREGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT, NORTHERN N.J.
Gale Braunstein, Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA), Association Management Specialist (AMS), has been an active participant in community association management since 1999. Gale has been a portfolio manager serving over 1,300 units in the Essex, Morris and Somerset Counties. In addition to her portfolio Gale is an active supervisor to other managers within the Taylor Management Company. Gale has worked with several communities and lent her vast experience on transition and her knowledge of budget preparation to ensure her communities meet their long term goals.
Gale is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickenson University.
VICE PRESIDENT, GOLD COAST
Larry Rada joined Taylor Management in 2011 with a BS in Business
Administration from Saint Peters University and with over 30 years of Property
Management, Financial Institution and Management and Marketing experience.
As a hands-on Senior Property Manager for the past 15 years, a Government
Bond Broker and Financial Planner for 13 years and 5 years of International
Management and Marketing experience, his knowledge of financing, contract
negotiations and problem solving are the ideal mixture to bring a strong
management concept to Taylor Management Team.
Mr. Rada holds certifications in Facilities Management and
Financing from the Community Associates Institute and prior licenses in Series
6,7 and 64. He holds continuing education credits in Land Use Law and
Planning from his former Commissioners seat on his town’s Planning Board.
Larry freely shares his knowledge with Taylor Management’s Property Managers as
he leads his team in the Gold Rise Region.
His consistent leadership ensures his management team uses proper
protocols and direction, assisting Community Boards through day-to-day
activities, financing, contract negotiations and road bumps that come with
running every Home Owner Association.
KERRI STIMPSON, AMS, CMCA
REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT, SOUTHERN N.J.
Kerri joined Taylor Management in 2007 with extensive portfolio
management experience. In addition to her responsibilities as a Regional Vice
President, she is currently an on-site manager at a luxury active adult
condominium association with over 30 employees and has helped guide the
association through an extensive transition process and multi-million dollar
Mrs. Stimpson has a Bachelor of Arts Degree from York College of
Pennsylvania and has been involved in community association management for the
past 12 years. Kerri brings a wealth of customer service experience from the
Financial Services industry, is a Certified Manager of Community Associations
(CMCA), an Association Management Specialist (AMS) and is an active member in the
Community Association Institute (CAI).
She currently serves as the Chair on the Manager’s Committee for CAI. In 2012 Kerri was awarded the"Candace Bladt Community Manager of the Year Award” from CAI.
Additionally, Kerri was recently one of 70 women honored by IREM (Institute of
Real Estate Management) for their positive impact on the real estate management