The San Diego Building Owners & Managers Association (BOMA) has announced the appointment of the 2009 board of directors and advisory board.
The new board of directors will be led by Joy Cole, RPA, of Jones Lang LaSalle. Cole has previously served as the board secretary and chairperson of the community service committee, as well as participated in the government affairs committee. Barbara Puccio, RPA, FMA, of CB Richard Ellis, was elected as vice president and will also chair the strategic long-range planning committee. Puccio previously served as a member-at-large and chairperson of the Special Events committee.
"I am honored to serve as president of the board of directors to represent BOMA San Diego this year," Cole said. "With a combination of both seasoned and new board members, we will work as a team to lead BOMA strategically and successfully throughout 2009."
Brian Galligan of Kilroy Realty Corp., previous member-at-large, has been elected as secretary, and Jack Renshaw of General Coatings Corp. will serve his second term as treasurer. Craig McMahon of Kimball, Tirey & St. John LLP will also serve his third term on the board as general counsel.
The 2009 members-at-large include Barry Garson of J&M Keystone Inc.; Mike Hansen of CB Richard Ellis; Kim Davis of Universal Protection Service; and Carrie Petro, RPA, of CB Richard Ellis. In addition, Ted Kimball of Kimball Tirey & St. John will advise the new board of directors as the immediate past president.
Members of the 2009 advisory board include Jerry Jacquet of Meissner Jacquet; Jim Durfey of American Assets; Stath Karras of Cushman & Wakefield; Mort McCarthy of Cushman & Wakefield; Mike Peckham of Sentre Partners; Perry Schonfeld of LBA Realty; and Michael Bennett of The Irvine Co.
Through the leadership of the board of directors, BOMA San Diego sponsors monthly luncheon meetings with leading industry speakers, publishes a 12-page monthly newsletter, conducts continuing education programs and hosts two annual awards competitions -- The Office Building of the Year and Membership Awards -- to recognize professional excellence. The advisory board is comprised of commercial property real estate stakeholders who will aid BOMA in identifying and planning for the needs of the local commercial real estate industry.
BOMA San Diego is the leading local voice for the commercial real estate industry. The organization promotes the interests of a changing commercial real estate industry by encouraging participation in education, networking and advocacy. For more information, call 619-243-1817 or visit www.bomasd.org.