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!

Michael Depaola
Originally From: Queens, New York

Mike has over 12 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.

PHONE: 239.776.0302


James Jones
Principal, Licensed Real Estate Broker 
Originally From: Gulf Breeze, Florida

James has over 17 years of personal and professional property management experience throughout the state of Florida. 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 certifications including Cisco's CCNA, CCDA, CCNP, CCDP, CCIP (BGP and Advanced Internet Routing) and the ACE (Agilent Certified Expert).

PHONE: 239.272.3849


Trevor Ekovich
Trevor Ekovich
Property Manager, Realtor 
Originally From: Tampa, Florida

After starting his career as an intern at Premier Property Management, Trevor has now been with the company for 4 years. He is passionate about helping individuals find their dream home, whether it is a lease or sale. 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 $11M in gross sales through Premier since 2016.

PHONE: 239.980.3624


Craig Cirella
Craig A. Cirella
Operations Management
Originally From: Wisconsin

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!

PHONE: 239.571.1412 


Andrea Clark
Andrea Clark
Seasonal Rentals Expert, Realtor & Notary of the State of Florida
Originally From: Frederick, Maryland

A welcoming, always-smiling presence for the front desk at the Premier office, 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. While she may be new to Naples, her passion for real estate and unique understanding of customers make her a valuable asset to Premier Property Management. When not working, Andrea enjoys spending time with her family (she's a mom of several very active boys) and volunteering in the community.

PHONE: 239.431.0901


Raluca David
Raluca David
Professional Photography & Visual Imaging Expert, Property Manager
Originally From: Romania

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.

PHONE: 239.431.0680


James Murray
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.

PHONE: 239-898-7902


Samira Koser 
Seasonal Expert, Realtor 
Originally From: Akron, Ohio

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.

PHONE: 239.898.7902 


Gordon Henke
Originally From: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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.

PHONE: 239.272.7954


Mia Fernando
Mia Fernando
Assistant Manager
Originally From: Metro Manila, Philippines

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.

PHONE: 239.920.4930 ext 1003