Kari Nations is our head property manager with over 7 years of experience professional management behind her. Kari came to our company in September of 2014 and has been a great addition to our property management team. She holds an Alaska Real Estate license and is an active member and chair at our local Board of Real Estate. Kari was born in Fairbanks and has lived and worked all over our beautiful state of Alaska. When Kari isn’t working she enjoys going hunting and fishing with her friends and family.
Pam Cook, Property Manager/Realtor
Pamela Cook has been in the Fairbanks/North Pole area for over 20 years since transferring while serving in the Army. She has been blessed with three children and now grandchildren. In her spare time she has managed to obtain her Associates in Paralegal Studies, been a Realtor in Property Management for over 8 years and enjoys volunteering in our great Golden Heart community.
Kristen Maddox, Property Manager/Realtor
Kristen Maddox is a licensed property manager based out of Somers & Associates Fairbanks office. In this role, she is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day management and operations of a number residential properties located in the Fairbanks & North Pole areas. With more than three years of property management experience, Kristen has managed a variety of properties, has strong administrative skills, a deep knowledge of contracts and property accounting, and excellent communication skills. She is responsible for initiating and dispatching work order requests to a variety of vendors and following up on those requests with tenants, overseeing the accounts receivable and payable functions, enforcing contracts, maintaining lease data, and overseeing tenant relations. Kristen has been a Fairbanks resident since 2009 and received her Bachelors degree in Biological Sciences from University of Alaska Fairbanks. In her free time, Kristen enjoys hunting, snow machining, and spending time with her husband and two black labs.
Ryan Kim, Property Manager
Ryan Kim was born and raised in Fairbanks Ak. Ryan came to the company in November of 2015 and has been a great addition to our property management team. He is a licensed property manager and is currently responsible for a variety of tasks related to the maintenance and upkeep of the Walden Estates condo association. His communication skills, attention to detail and customer service has contributed to the strong reputation of Somers and Associates. In his spare time, Ryan enjoys fishing, hiking the outdoors and spending time with family and friends.
Jon Cruzen, Property Manager
Jon Cruzen was born and raised in Fairbanks and has extensive knowledge of the city and surrounding areas. He holds a Real Estate License in the State of Alaska and is a member of the Greater Fairbanks Board of Realtors. He joined our team in 2016 as an assistant to Kari Nations-the Property Management Lead. In 2017 he was promoted to property manager and has since then began to oversee the management of properties with the utmost skill and care. He has over 10 years’ experience in customer service, sales and communication. When he is not working Jon enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys . He also spends a lot of time with his church.
Selena Davis, Property Manager
Born and raised in North Pole, Alaska, this is where I call home. My husband and I own a home in North Pole with our daughter and two dogs and we love the “small town” feel. In our spare time, we love anything and everything outdoors, including; hiking, camping, fishing and hunting. I love to travel and experience new cultures and sights whenever I can. I have been working with the public for over 20 years and have excellent communication skills. I feel blessed to be a part of the Somers team!
Nikki Gillett, Office Coordinator/Bookeeper
Nikki is our office coordinator and bookkeeper. She came to us in August and since then has become an integral part of our team! Nikki is in charge of all accounting aspects for our entire property management division. She handles all accounts receivable/payables, cash handling and bank deposits, financial reconciliation of accounts, as well as an individual task managing for every member of our team. Her professionalism & attention to detail greatly contribute to our commitment of successful results!
Nicole Lawrence, Assistant to Property Management
Nicole is the newest member of our team! She is currently working towards her Alaska Real Estate License but works hard in the meantime as our assistant property manager. Nicole has lived in Fairbanks her whole life and is great leader in servicing the community. She has received the Golden Heart Hero award for her commitment to the community, and to creativity and innovation. She has a beautiful 18 month old son named Boomer and she loves spending time with him! She also loves Alaska! She loves to snow machine and spend days at the lake during the summer. We are very glad to have her as part of the PM team!