Why We Built Intuitive Management Partners
Creating A Better Way of Life...
Intuitive Management Partners was founded on the principles that creating a better way of life starts by identifying the needs of our residents, the property, our team members and partners. The operations of an apartment asset is the foundation and heartbeat of a successful community and our goal is to deliver solutions that improve resident experiences, aid in the longevity of the property, engage our team members and achieve the goals of our partners.
In order to create thriving communities, an operations team must understand the trends of the market, the trends of the resident and the evolving needs of the multifamily asset. By committing to providing elite operations, we believe that we help create a better way of life for all of our communities.
Our team of experienced professionals provide support in Multifamily Acquisitions, Asset Management, Property Management, Project Management and Dispositions. We bring over 4,000 units of multifamily operations experience in A, B, C assets and Lease-Ups. We implement technology strategies and the best software systems to streamline the operations process; which results in both additional revenue opportunities and cost-savings options.
Principal, Chief Executive Officer
Whitney Ward is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Intuitive Management Partners. As the CEO, Ms. Ward identifies and defines overall company growth initiatives and business development for IMP. She also oversees and identifies acquisitions & dispositions, equity and debt partnerships and any brokerage engagements of the firm.
Prior to Intuitive Management Partners, Ms. Ward spent several years as the lead Multifamily Investment Sales Broker for a National Brokerage Company. Ms Ward used the skills and expert knowledge that she developed in the multifamily asset type to open a niche Multifamily Investment Management Company that leverages an expertise in operations to offer value to both clients and partners.
Ms. Ward is a graduate from George Mason University, where she studied Communications and was a member of the Division I Women's Basketball Program at Mason. Known and recognized as a leader in her community, Ms. Ward volunteers as an Assistant Varsity Girls Basketball Coach at the Lovett School in Vinings, GA (GHSA Regional Champions 2017 and 2018). In addition, Ms. Ward is an Alumni Board member for her alma mater, where she is a member of the Play Committee and is actively involved in the Mason athletics program and alumni engagement.
Alicia Kirkland, CAM
Director of Operations
As Director of Operations at Intuitive Management Partners, Alicia brings unparalleled leadership in apartment management. Ms. Kirkland oversees regional onsite teams, monitors and develops property budgets and ensures the execution of the Key Performance Indicators identified for each property.
Ms. Kirkland has experience managing both apartment communities and homeowners association communities and brings over 4,000 units of management experience to the team. Ms. Kirkland helps ensure that our three key performance indicators are being executed at each property: 1) Resident Retention, 2) Minimizing Delinquencies, and 3) Effective Maintenance & Risk Management planning and implementation. Ms. Kirkland's experience consists of Property Budgets, Tax Credits, HOA Communities, Lease ups, Renovation Management, Traditional Multifamily (A, B, and C asset classes), Landlord-Tenant Laws, and Fair Housing Laws. Ms Kirkland is a licensed Community Association Manager and Real Estate Agent in Georgia.
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