Trestle Community Management announced today that three of its Community Managers have been nominated for Manager of the Year by the Washington State Chapter of Community Associations Institute (CAI).

The three Community Managers nominated for Community Manager of the Year are:

  • Kristen Ledbetter, CMCA, AMS, Trestle Senior Community Manager
  • Megan Martin, CMCA, AMS, Trestle Senior Community Manager
  • Stephanie Slone, CMCA, AMS, Trestle Senior Community Manager

Award nominations were collected by CAI from their local membership, and then selected by the Board of Directors for final award. The CAI Washington State Chapter represents over 1,700 members from companies and managers servicing community associations, and community association Board Members.

“Trestle couldn’t be prouder of our three Community Manager of the Year nominees,” said Bob Brencic, Trestle’s President.  “Kristen, Megan and Stephanie are perfect examples of the level of professionalism our team provides to our Clients.  Trestle continues to raise the bar for professional service quality in the Puget Sound Community Association industry.”

This is the second year Kristen Ledbetter and Stephanie Slone have been nominated for Community Manager of the Year. According to CAI, to be nominated as Community Association Manager of the Year, the candidate must exhibit exemplary knowledge, ethics, professionalism and skills with experience in financial, administrative, and facilities management.

Kristen Ledbetter joined Trestle in April-2018 and is responsible for leading Trestle’s Estate, Midrise and Highrise Practice.

Megan Martin joined Trestle in October-2016 and is responsible for Trestle’s Remediation Practice which guides associations through major reconstruction projects, including prework years in advance to ensure the community is prepared for such projects.

Stephanie Slone was the first Community Manager on Trestle’s staff in July-2014 and has been instrumental in helping grow the firm from 12 to now over 100 communities.  Stephanie is responsible for Trestle’s Condominium Management Practice.

Please contact Bob Brencic at, 425-296-7357, for additional details.