Leadership TeamOur leaders have a combined 150+ years of community management, construction and insurance restoration experience.
Charles Schneider CMCA®, AMS®
Charles Schneider is an experienced Community Manager who now leads the day-to-day operations of LHR. He previously served as co-founder and President of a large management company. In addition, he served on the board of directors of the local state chapter of Community Associations Institute (CAI). He has extensive experience in the industry, having owned his own restoration and construction company, and has managed more than $90 million in insurance claim work. Chuck has achieved a number of certifications with the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration.. He has also has a thorough background of detailed coursework with the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Emergency Management Institute.
Vice President of Construction
Sean Fee has more than 25 years of experience in the construction industry. Formerly, Sean served as a Warranty Manager and Project Manager for the national home builder, Centex Homes. He has attained more than 30 contractor licenses throughout the U.S. and holds several certifications with the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration. He joined LHR in 2012 as the leader of the construction department. He has overseen well over 100 complex construction projects in 20 states, Canada and Mexico.
Ben Smith CMCA®
Vice President of Business Development
As a former community manager, Ben has helped manage more than 30 communities. In his role as community manager, he’s personally experienced several catastrophic claims that he was responsible for managing. He is a Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®), and continues to educate himself on industry changes through various avenues including CAI. Ben’s deep understanding of community management is a great asset in streamlining the restoration process for LHR clients. Since 2012 Ben has been helping LHR’s clients through large insurance claims and construction projects. He has served Associa clients in 18 states and Canada.
Diretor of Client Services
Before joining LHR, Aimee worked with a national home builder for five years and then moved to community management, where she worked with more than 200 associations and accrued nine years of industry experience. Because of her time in the community management industry, she understands the needs and workings of community associations as well as the importance of strong communication and follow through.
Matt Steele PCAM®, CMCA®, AMS®
Senior Vice President, Integrated Services, Associa®
As senior vice president, Matt is responsible for the oversight of all of Associa’s integrated services – including maintenance, construction, insurance and purchasing -throughout North America. Previous to that, Matt lead Associa’s management branches in the western region for five years. Matt was formerly the vice president of Associa’s National Field Services, where he was responsible for managing the maintenance operations for Associa branches. He holds his AMS®, CMCA® and PCAM® designations from the Community Associations Institute (CAI) and has more than 25 years in the community association management industry.