VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

The best way to get involved - join an AASC Committee!

The Apartment Association of Southern Colorado needs you!

We rely on our volunteers to help make our Association a success. They plan our events, coordinate our marketing strategies, relay our mission to the greater public, and so much more! Owner/Operators and Supplier Members are encouraged to participate! Please read the descriptions carefully, decide where your skills can best be utilized and sign up by contacting us.


AMAZING RACE

Help AASC to plan our annual Amazing Race! Join this committee to help come up with a series of challenges that will test each team mentally and physically, decide the location, grand prize and more.

TIME COMMITMENT:
1-2 HRS/MONTH
Lorinda Bodman
Lorinda Bodman
Apartments.com - COSTAR GROUP (720)280-1401
Committee Chair

AMBASSADOR

This committee is tasked with visiting every member apartment community once a month. Volunteers deliver important information about upcoming classes and events. This is a great way to meet industry professionals while helping AASC communicate the many benefits of membership.

TIME COMMITMENT:
2-3 HRS/MONTH
Maria Lorio
Maria Lorio
A Better Contractor
Committee Chair
Beckie Mellen
Beckie Mellen
Arlun, Inc. (719)491-9967
Committee Co-Chair

EDUCATION

This committee is tasked with developing professionals for our ever-changing industry. Volunteers help find impactful education necessary to helping our members grow as professionals, plan Career Fairs, and coordinate designation scholarships and more!

TIME COMMITMENT:
1-2 HRS/MONTH
Robin Boddy
Robin Boddy
Weidner Apartment Homes (719)264-1800
Committee Chair

GOLF CLASSIC

Help plan one of the most exciting AASC events, the Annual Golf Tournament! Committee members establish the location, sponsorships, and event marketing. Golfers & Non-golfers welcome.

TIME COMMITMENT:
1-2 HRS/MONTH
Keith Pierce
Keith Pierce
ASR Companies, Inc. (719)325-9373
Committee Chair
Christa Martin
Christa Martin
Jetz Service Co, Inc. (719)636-3928
Committee Co-Chair

GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS

This group tracks local state and national legislative issues impacting the rental housing industry. In addition, they work to foster strong relationships with elected officials and help fundraise for the local PAC.

TIME COMMITMENT:
1-2 HRS/MONTH
Lionel Rivera
Lionel Rivera
Rivera Wealth Management of Raymond James (719)237-2935
Committee Chair

HOLIDAY LUNCHEON

This committee is a creative & fun networking forum. They coordinate AASC’s Annual Holiday Membership Luncheon: a celebration marking the end of the year. Help us to decide, the annual theme, gifts and awards to help make this a memorable time for all of our members!

TIME COMMITMENT:
1-2 HRS/MONTH
Viridiana Young
Viridiana Young
Griffis/Blessing, Inc.
Committee Chair
Stephanie Richardson
Stephanie Richardson
Viridian Edge at The Park (719)597-4949
Committee Co-Chair

MARKETING

If you have an eye for detail and enjoy social media, this is the committee for you. This group works to approve and expand AASC marketing, media relationships, and overall brand.

TIME COMMITMENT:
2-3 HRS/MONTH
Bridgette Allen
Bridgette Allen
Weidner Apartment Homes (719)264-9656
Committee Chair
Sydney Beswick
Sydney Beswick
Mesa Ridge Apartments (719)522-2792
Committee Co-Chair

MEMBERSHIP

This committee works with prospects and coordinates an annual membership drive to foster a strong and thriving membership base.

TIME COMMITMENT:
2-3 HRS/MONTH
Rickey Nelson
Rickey Nelson
Comcast Cable/Xfinity (303)532-5886
Committee Chair

PEAK AWARDS/INSTALLATION

This committee plans the bi-annual Peak Awards Celebration as well as the Installation of AASC Leadership. The Peak Award event honors the best in our industry in Southern Colorado and honors those who gave their time & talent in previous years. This committee is responsible for selling sponsorships, delivering nominations, encouraging attendance, & more.

TIME COMMITMENT: 2-3 HRS/MONTH​
Samantha Hauser
Samantha Hauser
Artemis at Spring Canyon Apartments (719)522-1906
Committee Chair

PUEBLO COUNCIL

Representing Pueblo owners, managers and supplier, this committee meets monthly to participate in classes, networking and informational sessions geared toward uniting and professionalizing the local market.

TIME COMMITMENT:
1-2 HRS/MONTH
Michael Sanchez
Michael Sanchez
Landings at Eagleridge Apartments (719)544-8100
Committee Chair

SILENT AUCTION

Assist in planning this awesome charitable event. The Silent Auction combines a wonderful evening of networking with the joy of shopping for fabulous items donated by members and the community. With 50% of the proceeds from this event benefiting Greccio Housing, this is a great way to give back!

TIME COMMITMENT:
2-3 HRS/MONTH
Lara Cartagena
Lara Cartagena
CAS Community Accounts Representative Comcast Cable/Xfinity (719)352-6281
Committee Chair
Natalie Ulven
Natalie Ulven
Pyramid Construction Inc. (719)355-0150
Committee Co-Chair

SPECIAL EVENTS

This committee is dedicated to planning three of our favorite yearly events: Casino Bus, Bowling and our Chili Cook-Off. From deciding the venue, to planning the activities, games and awards, this committee is all about the fun!

TIME COMMITMENT:
1-2 HRS/MONTH
Beckie Mellen
Beckie Mellen
Arlun, Inc. (719)491-9967
Committee Co-Chair
Cami Waldier-Burgess
Cami Waldier-Burgess
Regional Manager Griffis/Blessing, Inc.
Committee Co-Chair

SUPPLIERS COUNCIL

This committee represents the supplier side of the rental housing industry by planning networking events, happy hours, and panel sessions. This committee supports new supplier members in the industry in an effort to facilitate high membership retention.

TIME COMMITMENT:
2-3 HRS/MONTH
Lara Cartagena
Lara Cartagena
CAS Community Accounts Representative Comcast Cable/Xfinity (719)352-6281
Committee Chair
Lionel Rivera
Lionel Rivera
Rivera Wealth Management of Raymond James (719)237-2935
Committee Co-Chair

TRADE SHOW

There are many components to the annual Trade Show -- developing a budget, a layout, recruiting speakers, a kick-off, promoting sponsorships, booth sales, brainstorming themes, decorations, etc. Help this committee plan one of the largest events of the year!

TIME COMMITMENT:
2-3 HRS/MONTH
Candice Kennedy
Candice Kennedy
Griffis/Blessing, Inc. (719)351-5727
Committee Chair
Kevin Miesse
Kevin Miesse
Apartments Etc
Committee Co-Chair