Anaheim, California – Cardinal Property Management, AAMC/ACMF, is proud to announce the reelection of its president, Farrah Esquer, to the Board of Directors of the Community Associations Institute, Orange County Regional Chapter, and to the office of president-elect. "I am honored to continue to serve as a Board Member for CAI-OCRC," said Ms. Esquer. "CAI is an important organization, with a mission dedicated to providing education and leadership that will foster vibrant and effective community associations and positively enhance the experience of creating, living in and working in partnership with common interest developments." In 2014, Ms. Esquer will take the reins as President of CAI-OCRC. She will lead the prestigious community association chapter from 2014 to 2015. CAI-OCRC serves the educational, business, and networking needs of community associations in the Orange County area of California. Members include community association board members as well as those who provide services and products to community associations. The Orange County Regional Chapter has more than 1,400 members, and represents thousands of households. The chapter is one of nearly 60 Community Associations Institute chapters in the nation. Ms. Esquer has held multiple positions of increasing responsibility at Cardinal during the past 14 years. Her business prowess and dedicated service led her to guide the company as executive vice president, director of property management, and in December of 2010, Ms. Esquer was appointed to the position of president. This was an unprecedented appointment as the president and CEO positions had been held exclusively by the founder and owners. Ms. Esquer holds the professional designations of Certified Community Association Manager (CCAM) from the California Association of Community Managers (CACM) and the Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA), Association Management Specialist (AMS) and Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM) designations from the Community Associations Institute (CAI). She has also earned a Bachelor of Science degree. Her sense of responsibility to the industry inspired her to serve on CAI’s Orange County Chapter Education Committee, Manager Support Committee and Publications Committee. She is the past Chair of CAI’s Manager Support Committee and the current Co-Chair of the Publications Committee. CAI bestowed upon Ms. Esquer the prestigious John C. Kubas Manager of the Year award for 2009, the 2011 Author of the Year Award for her article titled Money Matters, which was printed in the OC View, and the 2011 Speaker of the Year Award for her participation on the panel of the January 2011 luncheon regarding ethics and personal behavior. Headquartered in Anaheim, Cardinal has been enhancing the quality of community association living throughout Southern California for more than 30 years. Partnering with board members and homeowners, Cardinal takes care of all the details of community association living so you don’t have to. We support board members to smoothly navigate the mileposts of community association management.