Director, Park Relations
Kristin Hilzinger is the Director of Park Relations with over 25 years’ experience in affordable housing community management. During her tenure, Kristin has paved her way from a temporary, part-time position to being a member of the executive team of the Caritas division. She specializes in mobile home properties and the development of communities. Kristin is committed to listening and fostering successful relationships with residents, staff, and government agencies. Kristin has lead management team workshops for over 16 years and continues to push the boundaries to improve business practices and promote the growth and prosperity of our community teams and residents. In 2020, she received a special recognition award from the Board of Directors of Caritas acknowledging her dedication, commitment and compassion for residents. Kristin has a life-long commitment to serve and is involved with several philanthropic projects including the San Rosa Plateau Ecological Society, City of Hope, and fundraising for Habitat for Humanity.
Property Management Coordinator
Nicole Langford has a variegated 6-year career in Commercial Real Estate and Multi-Family Apartment Management managing over 1,000 apartment units throughout California and 54 commercial buildings throughout the Nation. Nicole has worked for reputable companies such as The Irvine Company and Rich Uncles, LLC. Nicole has a diverse background in working in Affordable Housing, Corporate Housing, Multi-Family Communities. In addition, Nicole has overseen Lease-Ups, Capital Improvements and familiarity with Fair Housing Laws. Nicole has obtained in her career recognition award for Culture Initiative, Early Career Leadership, Creativity Boot Camps and joining Committee’s within the company. One fun fact about Nicole is she played competitive soccer and traveled all over the Nation.
Asset Manager, MAI (Non-Practicing)
Jamison N. Johnson has a very diverse career in commercial real estate (“CRE”), spanning nearly 25 years. Jamison has worked for a variety of prestigious companies, such as Stout, Deloitte, and KBS Realty Advisors. Jamison has a wide-ranging background in CRE that includes providing CRE valuation & consulting services, working on the investment side of CRE in an acquisition/disposition capacity, and most recently in asset management roles of multifamily properties. Jamison’s multifamily experience encompasses over eight (8) years of Mobile Home Management, Section-8/HUD, and Student Housing Apartment Communities with significant experience in tax appeals, rent control, and capital expenditure projects. Jamison has had involvement in markets throughout the United States, but a predominant amount of experience in both Northern and Southern California. In addition, Jamison specializes in strategic positioning, as well as optimizing leasing performance. Jamison has been active in the industry throughout his career, including involvement with the Southern California Chapter of the Appraisal Institute. Jamison holds the MAI designation, and is a Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in California (license #AG028838). Additionally, Jamison has been involved in many philanthropic endeavors that include planting trees in the City of Detroit following tornados, beach cleanups with Surfrider Foundation, school cleanups in Santa Ana School District, as well as fund raising efforts for Susan G. Komen for the Cure (addressing breast cancer) and Movember Foundation (raising awareness for men’s health issues, including prostate and testicular cancer). Jamison is also involved in the MSU Alumni Wisdom Mentoring project.
Dianne Randazzo joined Davis Partners in 1996. As a Portfolio Controller for Birtcher Anderson & Davis, Dianne oversees all lease administration, accounting and client reporting requirements for a Commercial mixed-use portfolio. Dianne has been an integral part of several accounting and budgeting software conversions. Dianne has over 30 year of commercial real estate experience including, property management, leasing, lease administration, accounting, budgeting and auditing. Dianne obtained her CA DRE Real Estate License in 1995 and became a Broker in 2017. She continued her education and become a WA Managing Broker in 2018. In working with clients and staff Dianne strives to ensure that the client’s expectations are continually met or exceeded.
Regional Property Manager, CPM
Lynda Bettini currently oversees the property management activities Nevada, and of the Birtcher Arizona, LLC portfolio in Arizona.
Bettini has been in the real estate industry since 1979, received the Certified Property Manager (CPM) designation, and holds her Arizona brokers license. Having experience in office, industrial, retail and residential real estate, she has been involved in all forms of real estate management, accounting, leasing and tenant improvement construction.
Prior to relocating to Arizona, Bettini worked for Birtcher Anderson since 1989. Based out of the California office, she was responsible for the property and asset management activities of several client portfolios including State Farm Insurance, Cigna Insurance, GMAC, local ownership groups and Birtcher Anderson owned properties. Bettini has been married for over forty years.
Michele Howlin joined Davis Partners in 2005. As a Regional Director, Michele oversees Property Management for over 3 million square feet of commercial assets in the Orange County and Inland Empire areas. Michele enjoys the full-service approach of property management, including, leasing, construction and day-to-day oversite of the assets.
As a member of the commercial real estate industry since 1997, Michele has worked for owners such as Transpacific Development Company, Spieker Properties and Equity Office.
In her spare-time you can find Michele and her husband of 30 years watching their four boys play basketball at college, high school and junior high school.