The Premier Property Management Team
You require the most competent, highly trained individuals for every one of your personal investments… why should your property management team be any different? We have the most qualified team in the Naples, Florida market. See why our team is the best by exploring our bios below, then contact us today!
Operator & Real Estate Investor
Mike has over 15 years of both personal and professional property management experience. Mike has extensive experience in directing the successful growth of a 850 unit single family home portfolio. Michael graduated, with honors, from the University of Florida with a specialization in Finance. In previous careers, Michael has successfully created budgets for city departments and has directed and invested in multiple residential projects. Michael stresses the importance of customer service and is always readily available for all of his clients.
Principal, Licensed Real Estate Broker
James has over 20 years of personal and professional property management experience throughout the state of Florida. James has extensive experience in residential Real Estate investing dating back to 2001. Prior to becoming a Licensed Real Estate Broker and founding Premier Property Management, James graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in Business specializing in Decision and Information Sciences (Quantitative Analysis). James has obtained many prestigious industry certifications including Cisco's CCNA, CCDA, CCNP, CCDP, CCIP (BGP and Advanced Internet Routing) and the ACE (Agilent Certified Expert).
Sales, Property Manager, Leasing
After starting his career as an intern at Premier Property Management, Trevor has now been with the company for 6 years. He is passionate about helping individuals find their dream home, whether it be leasing or purchasing. After taking on the Senior Leasing Agent position, he increased his management portfolio to over 150 units. Trevor is also an integral part of the sales team, which he joined in late 2016. Trevor has sold over $45MM in gross sales through Premier since 2016.
Craig A. Cirella
Business Development & Operations
A Wisconsin native and Marquette University graduate, Craig has over 10 years of sales/business development experience, having worked with several high-growth startups (healthcare, technology & real estate), and being responsible for helping to maximize operational/financial growth through technology, improved processes and building relationships with customers, partners, teammates, etc. He's excited to complete his realtor's license and help Premier Property Management to continue being the most experienced real estate team in Naples and beyond!
Seasonal Rentals Expert, Realtor
A welcoming, always-smiling and dedicated presence, Andrea is an incredible addition to the Premier team. Her considerable experience in real estate ensures that tenants and owners are always met with the highest level of customer satisfaction. Within Premier Property Management, Andrea specializes in finding our clients the perfect Seasonal or Vacation rental. Her passion for real estate and unique understanding of customers make her a valuable asset to the Premier Property Management team. When not working, Andrea enjoys spending time with her family (she's a mom of several very active boys) and volunteering in the community.
Photography, Visual Imaging, Property Manager
Raluca graduated from West University of Timisoara with degrees in Communication and Public Relations. After completing her master's degree in Political Science and moving to the United States, she has acquired over 10 years of customer service and sales experience in the banking and insurance sector. She recently relocated to Naples, Florida from the D.M.V. area and is enthusiastically studying to obtain her real estate license, while essentially ensuring the smooth operation of the office on a day-to-day basis.
James "JJ" Murray
Assistant Property Manager
James has lived in Naples for over 20 years. He has a wealth of local knowledge and is eager to share his knowledge with others. James has recently come on-board with Premier Property Management and is pursuing his real estate license here in southwest Florida. James has over 7 years of customer service experience and he is dedicated to providing the best rental experience for tenants and property owners alike.
Samira has over 10 years of personal property management experience and 14 years of sales experience. After spending 10 years in the automotive industry, she obtained her Florida Real Estate License and relocated here. Samira’s strong business and sales background has equipped her for her career in real estate. Her clients value her honesty, professionalism, and knowledge of the real estate market.
A Wisconsin native, Gordy moved down to Naples in 2009 after completing his Bachelor's in Real Estate and Finance from Marquette University. Gordy joined Premier in 2013 and specialized in assisting investors acquire distressed properties as rentals. In addition to his residential expertise, Gordy also works with clients to buy and sell commercial properties in Southwest Florida.
Mia graduated from the University of Santo Tomas with degrees in Business Administration and Marketing Management. After college, she worked as a client support specialist. She opened, and still operates, a successful printing business. With her expertise in administration, Mia is a perfect match for assisting our client base with their needs by prioritizing and expediting areas of concern.
Property Manager, Realtor
Originally from Tennessee, Terri Honshell worked in Residential Real Estate for over six years after obtaining her Realtor license from the TN Real Estate Commission. Terri's clients often describe her as detail-oriented, proactive, and fun to be around, all while possessing valuable skills used in real estate negotiations, educating homebuyers and sellers, and effectively marketing her team's listings. Outside of Real Estate, she takes pride in raising her children and giving back to the community, traveling, and enjoying life.
Vacation Rental Expert, Realtor, Florida Notary Public
Cheri grew-up in the Ft. Lauderdale and Naples, FL area. In her previous career as an entrepreneur, she founded her own firm and was a Florida licensed Court Reporter (27 years in business). She also spent 15 years in the luxury hotel hospitality business and has held her Real Estate license for 18 years. Cheri prides herself in providing a high-quality service to all of her clients in order to build great and trusting relationships. More importantly, she maintains those relationships by communicating effectively and always putting her client’s needs first. It is this philosophy that has enabled her to succeed in all aspects of her varied careers. Cheri is a much welcomed addition to our team!
Office Admin & Property Manager
Born and raised in Naples, Fl, Angela has excellent customer service and a commitment to work hard, listen, and follow through. She provides quality service to build relationships with her clients and more importantly, maintain those relationships by communicating effectively. She is excited to complete her real estate license and continue to expand her knowledge in our industry.
Grant has lived in Naples, FL his entire life and throughout the years has gained considerable understanding of the area. Although originally employed as an intern, Grant’s drive and work ethic have allowed him to join PPM in a full time manner. Grant is currently pursuing his real estate license in order to expand his education and value proposition to our clients. Grant has 4 years of customer service experience and is using that knowledge to help him learn and get to know the clients of Premier Property Management. In doing so, he hopes to build long-term relationships with them and continue to grow his understanding of our client’s needs.
Sara Jane Martinez