Our goal is to provide our clients with management solutions that help their properties operate smoothly, increase in desirability and investment value. Our property owners depend on us to help them achieve their goals of property performance and profitability. Whether your properties are apartments, single family homes, duplexes, our company ensures that your property is well managed to attract and retain the right tenants.
Leadership & Staff
Yvonne Connolly - Broker & General Manager
Licensed Real Estate Broker, Notary Public with over 16 years in the Real Estate Industry with a specialty in property management, currently oversees the management of over 250 doors, staying on top of the newest laws and protecting the interests of her owners her top priority. She also sits on the Parking & Transportation Commission for the City of Whittier & CAPC. Board of directors a local nonprofit in Whittier that has been helping young adults with disabilities transition into mainstream living for over 27 years.
Gabriela Ruiz - Property Manager
Gabriela Ruiz , a native Southern California resident, is a graduate of California State University of Long Beach (CSULB) where she received her Bachelors in Business Administration and an Associate’s Degree in Fashion Merchandising from Brooks College of Long Beach. She has the skills and knowledge to successfully act as a Property Manager for Superior. She happily collects rents, makes sure that all the service needs are met for all properties, and is not afraid of evicting! When she’s not working she spends her personal time with family & friends and listening to jazz music.
Rose Fuentes - Trust Accountant
Rose’s 20 years of accounting and business experience from running general construction companies allows her to fill a position of responsibility at Superior as a Trust Accountant, in charge of Accounting and Owner Services. It enables her to make informed rational decisions and exert a positive influence on our landlords, tenants, vendors & associates. Rose is a devoted wife and mother. She enjoys home improvement, gardening and reading books. She strives to make a difference, be a role model and continue to be productive.
Kerri Pepin - Trust Accountant
Kerri, a long time Whittier resident, brings over 13 years of extensive administrative, accounting and customer service experience. In addition, Kerri also has profound record and database maintenance along with exceptional organizational skills which gives her the ability to follow through with paperwork and make efficient decisions. Kerri has her Bachelors in Business Management with a concentration in Organizational Leadership from Azusa Pacific University. Kerri is also a devoted wife and mother who enjoys family vacations to places like Hawaii, Mammoth, Havasu, and the desert.
Eric Dutra - Leasing Agent & Field Rep
Eric is a senior at Whittier College, where he is looking to get a degree in History. Eric is fair housing trained, and has been a tenant friendly agent since he first began his tenure at Superior Management back in 2019. Eric is organized and quickly responds to any issues tenants may have. Eric is no stranger to management role, as he is the Co-Chairman for a state wide organization, and is considered a up and coming for in the city of Whittier. On his free time, Eric enjoys Basketball, video games, and playing guitar.
Hannah Kanenbley - Field Rep and Receptionist
Hannah is currently attending the University of California, Irvine (UC Irvine) and studying towards her BS degree in Business Information Management. As a student Trainee gaining work experience on her off time, she trains as an administrative assistant working alongside the Broker and Property Managers. The knowledge gained at Superior Management assisted Hannah in acquiring a coveted position working at the Dean's office. If you can’t find Hannah at UCI or Superior Management she is most likely spending her time with loved ones or friends.
Holly Michelin- Onsite Luxury Townhome Community Manager
Holly is a native Southern California resident, who has also lived in Arizona and Chicago before settling down in Riverside with her husband. She graduated from California Lutheran University with a major in Marketing Communications and a minor in Multimedia, while also being the Captain of the Women’s Tennis Team. She is the Onsite Manager of a 20 unit townhome complex and enjoys making sure the property is always in perfect condition for our tenants and is there to help with anything they may need.
Gloria Montes-Property Manager and Onsite Manager
Gloria is an experienced Bilingual Customer Service professional that has been in the field for over 15 years. Gloria’s experienced was derived from being an administrative medical assistant for many years where attention to detail was crucial. Her diligent work ethic has made her a fantastic property manager for the past 5 years. Amongst her many professional skills she is also a Licensed Notary Public and an Onsite Manager. Aside from being a property manager Gloria enjoys her time off at the beach, listening to music and being around her friends and family.
Jacqueline Calderon - Leasing Agent
Jacqueline joined the Superior team as a property manager in the summer of 2019. Jacqueline was born and raised in Whittier, California. She is currently studying at California State University Long Beach to receive her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management. Jacqueline offers an optimistic attitude and is very personable. With problem-solving skills and efficiency, she is able to offer timely assistance. When not in the office, she enjoys spending time at the beach, fitness, and walks with her dog.
Jessica Gonzalez - Maintenance Coordinator
Jessica, joined Superior Management in 2019, has 15 years of administrative and customer service experience. Her extensive background and knowledge give her the ability to communicate with our vendors, manage maintenance requests, and connect with our tenants. As of recently has become a licensed Notary Public. Currently attending Bible College at Freedom Christian Center. She is a devoted military wife and mother. Also, a competitive CrossFit athlete/coach, enjoys hot yoga and co-owner of Freedom Strength and Conditioning gym.
Leslie Garcia – Assistant Property Manager
Leslie Garcia is an Assistant Property Manager at Superior Management. She manages all property listings and rental applications for potential tenants. Leslie has over 14 years’ experience working in Customer Service, which makes her highly qualified. Her main focus is to have a fast turnaround for vacant properties. And being diligent when finding the most qualified tenant. She is a devoted wife and mother who enjoys being outdoors and spending quality time with her family.
Highly Skilled Property Managers & Brokers
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