When a company is named for the owner, it’s an instant indication that someone is willing to stand by their company—and their name—to see that all shareholders are treated with courtesy, fairness and most importantly, with the concern of a friend. Kelly Management does just that. Here are the people who care about our business.
Kelly Management President Sarah Kelly guides our corporation with the pride of someone who knows that her name is her promise of excellence. Sarah is a CACM member, holds the designation of Certified Community Association Manager (CCAM) and has a Master’s Degree in Administrative Services and leads with her knowledge not only of theory, but also practical approaches to providing exemplary care to the needs of the corporation. Since Kelly Management started, consideration of all partners and most importantly the personal touch of someone who cares deeply about all aspects of its operation has been priority one. Sarah continues to operate their business based on the family’s shared values.
Kelly Management is proud to have the 3rd generation of Kellys beginning their career in property management and real estate. Curtis is a graduate of Mississippi State University with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics. Learning about Kelly Management while at the side of his father, Patrick Kelly, has given Curtis a foundation for the family business. Curtis's earliest memories include helping with onsite inspections, meeting with vendors, and helping out in the office. Goals for 2017 include earning the CACM certification and California Real Estate License. Curtis was a 4-year Cross Country/Track and Field athlete at MSU, plans to continue competing and is looking forward to competing in the Bakersfield Marathon in the fall of 2017.
Senior Community ManagerDebra@kellymanagement.com
Building strong relationships drives Debra Wolf, a Certified Community Association Manager (CCAM) with Kelly Management since 2005. She specializes in master planned communities, new developments and commercial property management. Her Portland State University degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in marketing and public relations keeps Debra focused on the skills it takes to provide excellent service which results in trusting relationships with both her board members and property owners to ensure success for all. Personal priorities are spending time with her husband and four children with volunteer time spent with teens to help build their faith.
Senior Community ManagerBetsy@kellymanagement.com
Betsy Roig joined Kelly Management in 2009. She is a member of the California Association of Community Managers and holds the designation of Certified Community Association Manager (CCAM) as of 2013. She emphasizes the importance of safety within the community, efficiency when partnering with the board of directors for each homeowner’s association, prompt responses to all owners, and following California-specific laws and ethical guidelines as they relate to each, individual homeowner’s association. Betsy is a graduate from California Lutheran University where she obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Liberal Studies as well as a graduate of Point Loma Nazarene University where she earned her Master’s Degree in Education.
Community Manager, Jessica Telep joined Kelly Management in spring of 2015 and has worked in property management industry since 2012. Jessica is dedicated to all clients and highlights the importance of customer service, attentiveness to homeowners' requests, and the overall well-being of each association and their members. Jessica continues to maintain and build new relationships with her clients, vendors and Board of Directors. Jessica's eye for detail and organizational skills make her an invaluable member of the Kelly Management team. Jessica is a Certified Community Association Manager.
The beauty of a big town with a small town feel is that people like Connor Buell built relationships at a young age while getting a working knowledge of our business at every level. Connor started serving Bakersfield and Kelly Management as a teen, left town for college at Chico State, earning a degree in communications, and is back serving Kelly Management as a Community Manager. Connor is a Certified Community Association Manager and works without accounts throughout Bakersfield and Tulare. His early experience with management as a pool monitor at various communities like Village Green Community Association, Pheasant Run, and University Park serves him well. His love of the outdoors and youth has him volunteering with organizations like Boys and Girls Club and park clean-up projects.
With some 30 years in real estate Debbie Boone, controller for Kelly Management, supervises the accounting staff and oversees the accounting functions for our community associations, commercial properties and for Kelly Management. We all benefit from Debbie’s prior experience in real estate development providing accounting services for various types of commercial developments as well. Debbie holds CACM's Community Association Financial Management designation.We’re so pleased with Debbie’s experience and commitment to providing exceptional service to our clients, we think she’s one of the best controllers in the industry!
Bonnie Basham joined Kelly Management in the spring of 2010. She brought with her over a decade of bookkeeping and accounting management experience. She has extensive accounting experience working in many fields including construction, non-profit, small business, and large corporations. Bonnie is a CACM member and also holds the designation of Certified Community Association Manager (CCAM) and Community Association Financial Management (CAFM). She brings a wealth of financial information and knowledge to the Kelly Team – which is critical for Homeowners' Associations to maintain a healthy balance sheet. Bonnie's focus goes beyond the health of the finances of today, but the safety and longevity of the health of the finances of our communities in their future.
A decade of working in accounting makes Ashley Bump the Kelly Management Accounts Receivable specialist in working with associations. She has experience in payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivables, and safety. Ashley brings experience with property management software and the ability to go the extra mile to solve problems - ensuring that people feel welcome! Ashley holds California Association of Community Managers' Community Association Financial Management certification. She holds a Fred Pryor Cal/OSHA safety certification. The outdoors enthusiast enjoys outings with her husband and daughter, hikes, rides horses, and volunteers with her church.
Accounting Administrator, RJ Singh became a new addition to Kelly Management’s team in early 2017. As a 2016 graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Cal State Bakersfield, RJ brings a fresh taste of business by practicing his financial skills along with key business tactics. He carries experience of extensive customer care and utilizes it to strengthen his communication expertise. His financial background not only depicts a positive outlook on his work but validates dedication in the long term providing a valuable asset to the company. In RJ’s spare time he pursues a healthy life style by weight lifting, running and hiking.
Assistant Community ManagerValerie@kellymanagement.com
Kelly Management Administrative Assistant, Valerie Hamey, works meticulously to assist with the needs of our customers. Valerie is a Certified Community Association Manager, manages the Kern City Communities and works as Assistant to CEO, Sarah Kelly. Valerie has an Associates of Arts degree from Bakersfield College and is currently working to complete her Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Studies from Arizona State University this fall. Valerie was previously employed at Kelly Management as a Pool Supervisor and showed excellent leadership potential. She now diligently strives to create lasting relationships with our homeowners and desires to advance herself within the Kelly Management Company.
Working at Kelly Management since mid-2014, Tosha Ross strives to provide exemplary customer service utilizing planning, analytical and decision making skills. With significant experience in commercial real estate and development, financial and tax accounting, and property management, she acknowledges the significance of communication to effectively support our HOA communities and their success. Born and raised in Kern County, Tosha attended San Joaquin Business College. She holds her CCAM designation with California Association of Community Managers.
Facility Administrative, Teresa (Teri) Lopez joined Kelly Management, January 06, 2010. Teri has 23 years of service, sales, management and customer service experience and is proud to be working as a team with Kelly Community Managers. Teri brings experience with property management, computer software and graphic designs. Dedicated attentiveness to homeowners' requests, and the overall well-being of the association and their members. She continues to maintain and build new relationships with her clients and vendors. She goes that extra mile to solve problems - ensuring that people feel welcome! The outdoors enthusiast equestrian rider, enjoys outings with her husband and children, and volunteers with her church.
Administrative Assistant, Mary Casillas, joined Kelly Management in August 2016 after many years in the insurance industry. As an assistant to Community Manager Betsy Russell, Mary brings a unique business knowledge to Kelly Management with her extensive experience in property claims, injury settlements, and auto underwriting. She has lived in Bakersfield for 19 years after moving here from San Diego, where she graduated from San Diego State University. Mary displays enthusiasm, professionalism, poise and a positive attitude within the workplace and looks forward to continuing to grow professionally with Kelly Management.
Kelly Management Administrative Assistant, Alicia Hicks joined us in early 2017. Being born in Bakersfield and brought up in a family realty business Alicia brings a family approach while she strives to give the utmost customer service. Building relationships with clients, vendors, and board members is a strong focus for her. Alicia's positive energy and drive to succeed are a welcome addition to the Kelly Management Team. After hours Alicia enjoys the outdoors especially hiking at Wind Wolves Preserve with her dogs and other half, Cameron.
Kelly Management Administrative Assistant, Shawna Mattson joined us in early 2017. She has extensive administrative experience working several years with vendors and contractors. Born and raised in Bakersfield, Shawna is passionate about taking a personal and hometown approach in all that she does. She strives to build strong relationships with contractors, vendors, Boards of Directors and Homeowners. In her spare time she enjoys outdoor activities and volunteering with non-profit organizations, such as, League of Dreams. She is currently working towards her Associates of Arts degree from Bakersfield College. Shawna’s eagerness to succeed makes her a great asset to the Kelly Management team.