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CAM 2023

CAM 2023

Certified Apartment Manager Credential

Tuesday, September 5, 2023 at 9:00 AM (EDT) to Tuesday, September 26, 2023 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

Event Details

Whether you are a property manager or new to property management, this course provides in-depth training and expertise just for you! Earning CAM credentials gives you the skills to increase your community's net operating income; the knowledge to effectively manage an apartment community; and most importantly, the ability to achieve your property owners’ investment goals.

To obtain the CAM credential, candidates must complete the following:

  • Minimum of 12 months of onsite property management experience
  • Successful completion of all CAM coursework (totaling 40 hours)
  • Meet all examination standards within six (6) months of declaring candidacy

Cost:  $999.00 (includes all class materials).  Must be paid in full prior to class start.

Please contact Amy at for more information. 


For More Information:

Amy Reynolds
Amy Reynolds
Manager of Finance and Administration Piedmont Triad Apartment Association (336)294-4428

Courses and Dates 



Module 2


Industry Essentials


Property Maintenance




Human Resources


Resident Experience

Risk Management




Financial Management

Meet the Instructors

Virginia Cummings has been in the multi-family industry for more than 15 years and is the Operations and Talent Development Manager with Preston Communities. She specializes in leading under-performing properties to increase revenue and resident retention. Her favorite part of her job is training her teams to be prepared for growth and promotions.
Shana Golladay has been in property management for 20 years, starting as a Leasing Agent then a Community Manager for over 600 units, and now the Director of Education & Training for Blue Ridge Companies. Shana chaired the PTAA Education Committee for 10 years, and is a NAAEI Faculty Member. Shana has assisted over 200 associates earn a NAAEI credential in CALP, CAM, CAPS
Lavonne Johnson, a seasoned Property Manager with 20 years experience, has served as an industry leader in many regions in the Triangle, Triad, and Charlotte areas, NC and in Charleston, SC. She is an innovative professional whose passion is in mentoring, educating, and building capacity among leaders and emerging leaders dedicated to a career in Property Management. Lavonne is currently a Regional Property Manager with Bridge Property Management.
Terry Ragland has worked in the industry for 30 years at the property, regional and corporate levels. As Director of Management Services with Blue Ridge Companies she oversees multiple properties and focuses on generating third party business for the company. She teaches NAA designation classes across the state, serves as a Subject Matter Expert for the NAA Education Institute and serves nationally on NAAEI’s Curriculum Development Committee.
Ashley Vetter is responsible for initiating and managing sales and marketing strategies as Sales & Marketing Manager for Phillips Management Group. Ashley began her career as a leasing professional and has progressed through multiple leadership roles. Ashley serves as a member of the Employee Engagement Committee and Chair of PMG Ambassadors, a subcommittee which focuses on welcoming new team members to Phillips Management Group. 
Stephanie Loyd CAM, CAS, NAAEI Faculty is known as refreshing and insightful and brings over 15 years of experience in the multifamily industry. She has extensive expertise on-site, in corporate marketing, sales, training, and education. Stephanie is a CALP and CAM instructor, a national speaker, and was the inaugural recipient of the NAA Rising Star Award. She currently serves as the AANC Education Committee Vice-Chair and is a NAA Leadership Lyceum program graduate. She currently serves as a National Sales Executive with J Turner Research.

Maria Barker serves as President for Phillips Management Group. She has over 40 years of experience in all phases of the property management industry, including providing company operational leadership and guidance, initiating solutions involving personnel and property performance, training and development, managing property acquisitions and dispositions, the creation and implementation of detailed marketing strategies, along with all fiscal responsibilities necessary for maintaining and enhancing company performance.  Maria began her career in 1982 as a leasing professional. She has a passion for people, and for creating opportunities for others to learn and grow.  She realizes that each interaction with others contains the power of influence, and it is her sincere desire to bless the lives of others, and to influence well.  In addition to her corporate responsibilities with Phillips Management Group, Maria maintains a strong presence in the property management industry through long-term participation in industry associations including the Piedmont Triad Apartment Association and the Apartment Association of North Carolina.


Emma Wingfield joined Loebsack & Brownlee, PLLC in 2017 after deciding to leave the practice of criminal law. Most of her day as Managing Attorney is spent in the courtroom advocating for her clients, advising clients, negotiating cases, reviewing cases, and assisting the RDU office with anything else needed. Outside of the office, Emma is a huge Atlanta Braves fan and loves to travel.

Devinn Barnette practiced for 8 years in NY as a family court prosecutor and taught business law as an adjunct professor at Central Piedmont Community College, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, and the former Charlotte School of Law before joining the L&B team.  As Managing Attorney she is currently Chair of Mecklenburg County Bar’s Real Property section, and when she’s not appearing in court or counseling our clients on how to strategically resolve a dispute, she loves to read, travel, and spend time with family and friends.