SCAA Board of Directors

Welcome to the heart of our association's leadership—the Space Coast Apartment Association (SCAA) Board of Directors and Executive Committee. Comprising dedicated professionals from the rental housing industry, this esteemed group collaborates to guide our association toward growth, innovation, and industry excellence.

The SCAA Board consists of 6 Management Directors, 4 Associate (Supplier) Directors, and the Executive Committee. Officers and Directors are selected by a Nominating Committee following a call for nominations each Summer.  The finalized slate is then ratified by the SCAA Membership in the Fall.

2024 Executive Committee

  • Lauren Hendry

    Lauren Hendry

    Regional Manager, Asset Living


  • Lori Agudo

    Lori Agudo

    CAM, NAAEI Faculty

    Director of Training & Talent Development, Royal American Management

    Vice President and Sponsorship Committee Chair

  • Bonnie Smetzer

    Bonnie Smetzer


    Executive VP, Asset Living

    Treasurer and Legislative Committee Chair

  • Cassandra Miller

    Cassandra Miller


    Community Manager, Preserve at Longleaf


  • Julie Smith

    Julie Smith

    Community Manager, Experience Leader, Venterra Realty

    Immediate Past President

  • Gordon Young

    Gordon Young

    General Manager- Central Florida, Atlantic Southern Paving and Sealcoating

    Associates Vice President

2024 Board of Directors

  • Elisabeth Bublitz

    Elisabeth Bublitz

    Tobacco Policy Manager , Tobacco Free Florida

    Director and NextGen Committee Co-Chair

  • Aaron Rucker

    Aaron Rucker

    Community Manager, Highlands Viera West


  • Stephanie Glass

    Stephanie Glass

    Director of Asset Management, HumanKind Housing


  • Sheena Baker

    Sheena Baker

    Regional Manager, Bell Partners


  • Jenna Bumgardner

    Jenna Bumgardner


    Senior Regional Manager, Hawthorne Residential Partners


  • Pegie Black

    Pegie Black

    Community Manager, The Pearl of Viera


  • Bailey Hickson

    Bailey Hickson

    Business Devlopment and Marketing, Criste Construction, Inc.

    Director and Events Committee Chair

  • Emily Smith

    Emily Smith

    IICRC Water Damage Restoration

    Sales and Marketing Manager, BELFOR Property Restoration


  • Mike Pezo

    Mike Pezo

    Account Manager , Atlantic Southern Paving and Sealcoating


  • Gabriel Lugo

    Gabriel Lugo

    Executive Manager, Integra Heritage