GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn., Aug. 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lance Govang was recently named president for Associa's Minnesota office, Community Development, Inc. Since coming on-board, he's wasted no time getting to know his staff and local business leaders and now he's serving on Minnesota's CAI (Community Associations Institute) social committee.
The social committee organizes community management industry events, fundraisers, seminars and other CAI activities statewide involving chapter members.
"It doesn't surprise me that Lance is already volunteering his time and expertise to get better acquainted with local colleagues and industry professionals. That's the kind of leader he is," says Associa Senior Vice President Chris Harrison. "We believe in family spirit here at Associa and Lance takes that to another level as he extends this attitude out into the community."
Govang has been with Associa since 2001 as a community manager, vice president and most recently the chief operating officer of the Michigan branch. He's been in the community management industry for more than 25 years and has earned his Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®), Association Management Specialist (AMS®), and Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM®) designations from the Community Associations Institute (CAI). Govang holds a bachelor's degree from Johnson & Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island.
Building and managing successful communities for more than 35 years, Associa is the worldwide leader in community management with over 9,000 employees operating more than 170 branch offices in the United States, Mexico, Canada, the United Arab Emirates and South Africa. Based in Dallas, Texas, our industry expertise, financial strength, and innovation meet the unique needs of clients across the world with customized services and solutions designed to help communities achieve their vision. To learn more about Associa and its charitable organization, Associa Cares, go to www.associaonline.com or www.associacares.com.
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