Section: New Member Spotlight
New Member Spotlight - Alyssa Faughn
Meet BOMA’s newest member, Alyssa Faughn, who is currently an Assistant Property Manager with Federal Realty Investment Trust.
New Member Spotlight – Lisa McCollough
Please welcome Lisa McCollough, our newest BOMA San Diego member!
New Member Spotlight – Myra De Ala
We are excited to welcome Myra De Ala to BOMA San Diego! Myra is a Property Manager for Corporate Services at ICW Group where she oversees the operations, maintenance, tenant occupancy, and vendor relations of her properties.
New Member Spotlight – Monika Smutko
We are so excited to highlight new member Monika Smutko and welcome her to BOMA San Diego! Monika is a District Manager at ABM who is newer to San Diego. She is part of the Government Affairs Committee and loves the outdoors!
New Member Spotlight - Emily Krogman
We are excited to be highlighting Emily Krogman for our latest New Member Spotlight!
New Member Spotlight - Kathy Stanley
We are excited to be highlighting Kathy Stanley in our latest New Member Spotlight! Kathy is a Portfolio Administrator at Kilroy Realty and has managed both office and retail buildings.
New Member Spotlight – Ryan Strzalka
Please join us in welcoming Ryan Strzalka, one of BOMA San Diego’s newest members!
New Member Spotlight – Larry Figueroa
BOMA San Diego is pleased to introduce and highlight Larry Figueroa, President of Cypress View Properties, for this month’s New Member Spotlight!

After spending some time in military construction, Larry was presented with the opportunity to move into the commercial real estate field. The timing was right and the rest, as they say, is history! You can read more about that history and a few of Larry’s favorite hobbies in our Q&A.
New Member Spotlight – Liz Howeth
Liz is a Property Manager at Kilroy Realty overseeing 600,000 square feet of Class A commercial office buildings from Sabre Springs to Liberty Station.
New Member Spotlight Featuring Lauren Winter
Please welcome Lauren Winter, Business Development Manager at Securitas and one of BOMA San Diego’s newest members! She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Cal State Long Beach in 2010. As for family members and pets, Lauren has very supportive parents and owns a Labrador/Great Dane mix named Nola (the love of her life).
New Member Spotlight Featuring Hillary Phan
We are pleased to introduce one of our newest BOMA members Hillary Phan, an Account Manager at LandCare. Her family immigrated here from Vietnam and she is a first-generation American. Read more about her!
New Member Spotlight Featuring Alejandra Espinoza
Please welcome Alejandra Espinoza, our latest New Member Spotlight! Currently an Assistant Real Estate Manager at CBRE, Alejandra is part of the Programs & Seminars committee and has spent her quarantine cooking up a storm and watching the latest TikToks. Read our Q&A with Alejandra to learn more!
New Member Spotlight – Kyle Michael
BOMA San Diego welcomes new member and Annual Supporting Partner, Kyle Michael of Duthie Power Services. Kyle is new to San Diego and joined BOMA to meet new people and expand the Duthie Power Services network.
New Member Spotlight featuring Chris Huizenga
We are pleased to welcome one of our newest members, Chris Huizenga! Currently the Director of Operations for Swift Real Estate Partners, Chris oversees property management for Swift’s Southern California portfolio and engineering for the entire Swift portfolio, in addition to expanding the Swift Property Management Platform. Read our Q&A with Chris to learn more.
New Member Spotlight – Alyssa Carpenter
Alyssa Carpenter grew up in Duxbury, Massachusetts. She attended the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, earning a degree in Psychology. After college, drawn by the beautiful weather, she headed west to California. Alyssa works for Shorenstein Realty as an Assistant Property Manager and helps manage four buildings.
New Member Spotlight – Andrew Areces
Andrew Areces of RSI Roofing is one of our newest BOMA San Diego members. He’s originally from Florida, but moved to San Diego last year and joined the RSI family.
New Member Spotlight – Pearl Lai
Pearl works as an analyst at Innovative Industrial Properties (IIP). IIP manages properties that are focused on specialized industrial real estate assets for the regulated medical-use cannabis industry. She works primarily in asset management and marketing, which involves interacting with tenants on a daily basis and managing the company’s social media presence. Read our Q&A with Pearl to learn more.
New Member Spotlight Featuring Allegra Renard
Allegra Renard of Cushman & Wakefield is one of BOMA’s newest members. She has worked in the commercial real estate industry for eight years and is currently a property manager in the downtown San Diego market.
New Member Spotlight – Renato Vazquez
Renato Vazquez is one of our newest BOMA San Diego Principal Members. Although he is new to town and to our chapter, Renato is no stranger to BOMA. Before moving to San Diego, Renato lived in Orange County and participated in their local BOMA chapter. Check out this Q&A to learn more about Renato!
January New Member Spotlight
As I’m new to both the industry and to BOMA, I joined the association to meet new people, build relationships and to gain industry knowledge.
Welcome aboard, Samantha!
Samantha volunteers on the Communications Committee and is the newly appointed Copy Editor. With her creative writing experience, Samantha adds great value to the team. Read on to learn more about this former college softball player turned property manager.