Amanda Buyalos joined Cathcart in September 2019 as Property Manager at The Reserve at Daleville, bringing with her 18 years of experience in the Property Management industry. Amanda is a graduate of Virginia Western Community College with an Associate’s Degree and immediately entered into Property Management as a Leasing Consultant for Stonemark Management. In 2015 she won the RVAA Property Manager of the Year.
Amanda is the current Chair of the local apartment association, RLRAC, and holds a voting seat on the VAMA Board of Directors. She also serves on the VAMA Legislative Committee. With her passion for Fair Housing and Landlord-Tenant Law, Amanda was appointed to the VA State Fair Housing Board by Governor Northam in June 2019 and was past Chair of the Roanoke City Fair Housing Board.
Cynthia Porter is a native of the Charlottesville area and has been with Cathcart since August of 2018, bringing twenty years of experience working in Multi-Family in the Richmond and Charlottesville markets. Before coming to Cathcart, Cynthia worked at a Class A luxury community, which was in lease-up, and won Property Manager of the Year through BRAC. Cynthia was hired in August of 2018 as a property manager for The Reserve at Belvedere. She was then promoted to Senior Property Manager in February of 2019. She currently oversees three properties, The Reserve at Belvedere, The Reserve at Daleville, and The Reserve at Rivington, and will oversee The Gallery at Godwin, which will open in late 2023. Under her leadership, The Reserve at Belvedere received the platinum award for CEL customer service in 2019. Cynthia has also served on the Blue Ridge Apartment Council Advisory Committee for three years.
Cynthia’s current responsibilities include working with new properties from construction through lease-up. She also will be performing auditing duties at all properties to make sure that our properties maintain the high standard of performance that is expected. She assists properties to make sure that our residents are satisfied with our customer service. She also plays a key role in the development of new policies and procedures that will be implemented throughout all of our properties while working with our teams to make sure they are fully aware of our current procedures.
Adam Reeve joined Cathcart Property Management in early 2016 with 10 years of experience in rental and HOA management in the Charlottesville/Albemarle area. Adam grew up in Charlottesville, graduating from Charlottesville High School before attending the University of Virginia and graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology.
Adam is passionate about customer service and is happy to be part of a great team at Lakeside Luxury Apartments. Adam has earned the designation of Certified Apartment Manager (CAM) from the National Apartment Association. In his spare time, Adam enjoys cheering on the Hoos, running, hiking, painting, and spending time with his family.
Kehris Snead joined Cathcart in 2015 and was promoted to Senior Property Manager of the Reserve at Stone Port in 2019. Prior to joining Cathcart, Kehris was responsible for managing 27 commercial properties throughout the Shenandoah Valley. In addition, she has experience managing a luxury student community in Harrisonburg. During her tenure, she has received the following accolades: Property of the Year 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019; Clubhouse of the Year 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019; Property Manager of the Year 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2019 along with an award-winning staff from 2012-2019.
As a native of the Shenandoah Valley, Kehris is very knowledgeable of the area. She previously held positions on the board for the local apartment association (SVAA). She also served as a member of the Dayton Town Council while residing within the town’s limits and was a member of the Montezuma Ruritans. Currently, she holds the treasury position for her daughters’ school. Kehris has also earned the designation of Certified Apartment Manager (CAM) from the National Apartment Association.
Her knowledge of the Harrisonburg market, coupled with her strong leadership skills, has been a key factor in the success of Cathcart’s first luxury community in the Harrisonburg market.
Tommea Thomas joined Cathcart in 2015 as a leasing consultant at Carriage Hill Apartments. In 2017, she was promoted to Assistant Property Manager and received her NALP. In 2022, Tommea was promoted to Property Manager.
Prior to working at Carriage Hill, Tommea had customer-focused positions as a Career Services Director and an Assistant Healthcare Administrator. She is extremely passionate about providing exceptional customer service and creating a close-knit community between the renters and owners at Carriage Hill. Working with the residents and visitors is what Tommea looks forward to each day at Carriage Hill.
Anthony Woodfolk joined Cathcart Property Management in 2015 as a leasing consultant at Lakeside Apartments. He transitioned to Assistant Property Manager in 2017, then Property Manager in 2022 at Reserve at Belvedere. In addition to his regular duties, Anthony has taken a very active role in marketing and produces the quarterly newsletter. Anthony also serves on the VAMA Board of Directors and Governance Committee and is the 2022 BRAC Committee Chair.
He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology in 2012 at the University of Virginia. Before working at Cathcart, Anthony worked as a manager at the Inn at Little Washington, an esteemed 5-star/5 diamond hotel and restaurant in the Northern Virginia area. His background of working at such a high-level customer service level has helped him thrive in the world of property management and customer relations.
Amy McCracken joined Cathcart in August 2019 as the Assistant Property Manager for The Reserve at Stone Port. Amy came to Cathcart with 18 years of property management experience, having worked in multiple types of housing, including student housing, multifamily, and affordable housing. Amy is a native of the Shenandoah Valley; however, following college, she spent a few years in California, where she also worked in property management.
Kevin Moore joined Cathcart in February 2020 as a Leasing Consultant at the Reserve at Stone Port. In 2022, Kevin was promoted to Assistant Property Manager at The Reserve at Belvedere. Before joining Cathcart, Kevin worked in customer service, sales, and training positions providing him with a unique blend of skills to help him flourish in the property management industry. Kevin is the Yardi Super User for Cathcart, which entails training and troubleshooting for the company. Kevin has an associate degree in Accounting and a Bachelor’s in Business Management and earned the designation CALP from the National Apartment Association.
Kevin is a transplant to Virginia from the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York. The Charlottesville area provides a similar feel to where he is from and has quickly become home for him. Kevin enjoys cooking, woodworking, and playing with his two Siberian Huskies in his free time.
Andrea Savarese joined Cathcart in June of 2020 when she was hired for their lease-up as a part-time leasing consultant at The Reserve at Daleville. Her attention to detail and superior customer service earned her a promotion to Assistant Property Manager in 2022.
Andrea is a native New Yorker but has lived in a few places, one being Montreal, QC. Later, she moved to California, where she received her experience in Property Management. Andrea was a Property Manager for four small communities in the Orange County area. From there, she was a Leasing Consultant in Tucson, AZ. She now lives in Daleville, VA, with her husband, Frank, who works in the medical field.
Providing an excellent wonderful customer experience from the tour to move-in to the overall resident experience is extremely important to her.