Property Managers serving Fresno, Clovis, Visalia, Hanford and Lemoore!

Our Management Team

Hal Kissler CPM®, CCIM®
Chairman of the Board

BRE# 01327188

Hal is the founding principal of the firm, having recently celebrated its 42nd year of service to the region. For 42 years, clients have counted on Hal’s integrity, knowledge and visionary leadership. His community-mindedness is widely recognized and that emphasis has become an important part of Manco Abbott’s culture. Hal has an extensive background in investment counseling, business and real estate management, as well as broad experience as a court appointed receiver.

Selected Accomplishments
• Two-time past president of the local chapter of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) and was recognized as the San Joaquin Chapter "CPM® Of The Year."
• In 1992, Hal was appointed to the Fresno City Planning Commission where he served until 2008.
• Holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Fresno State University (FSU), where he now provides volunteer leadership and financial support.
• Past chairman of the Business Associates at FSU and currently sits on the Board of Governors for the Fresno State Foundation in the role of Treasurer.
• Founding board member for the Gazarian Real Estate Center at Fresno State's Craig School of Business.
• Founding member of the Green V Society supporting Fresno State Athletics. Member and supporter of the Bulldog Foundation.
• Marjaree Mason Center former board president.
• In 1995 named the Fresno State Alumni Association Top Dog for the Craig School of Business, and in 2010 named (with Maureen Lewis) the Fresno State Alumni Association Top Dog for the Arthur Safstrom Service Award.

Personal Passions
• Golf, his wife Maureen and his dog Reggie…but not in that order.
• Time spent on the Monterey Peninsula.
• Fresno State Bulldogs and the Craig School of Business.
• Service to the Marjaree Mason Center on behalf of battered women and children.
• Watching Manco Abbott grow, the impact it makes and how people are developed along the way.

Michael Goldfarb CPM®
Chief Executive Officer

BRE# 01161727

Michael oversees daily operations and supervises the executive team responsible for directing the day-to-day management of the entire portfolio. He is known for getting to the bottom of any issue fast, while incorporating knowledge and cooperation. He has been involved in the management and lease-up of various types of investment real estate since 1971. Prior to joining Manco Abbott, Michael served as president of a large northwest management company with over 17,000 apartment units operating in 29 states.

Selected Accomplishments

• Served as president of Related Management Company of Florida – at that time, the largest multi-family developer in Florida.
• Past chairman and past chairman and advisory board member of the Fresno Division of the California Apartment Association.
• Past President of the statewide California Apartment Association.
• Current Chair of the California Apartment Association Rental Housing Service Corporation.
• Past regional vice president representing California at the National Apartment Association.
• Past president of the IREM San Joaquin Chapter #85.
• Recipient of CPM® Of The Year award.
• Board member of the Fresno United Way Emergency Food and Shelter Program.
• Past Chair and Board member of the Fresno State University Business Associates of the Craig School of Business.
• Current Board Member of the Boys and Girls Club of Fresno

Personal Passions • Trips to the Monterey Peninsula, playing golf and time spent with family.
• The Emergency Food and Shelter program from United Way, addressing the little-known need in the region.
• Helping the California Apartment Association succeed while providing value to the real estate management industry.
• Ensuring that staff treats residents, tenants and owners fairly and with respect—while delivering better and faster service.
• Watching staff members succeed and relishing "what a great bunch of people work for us."
• Boys and Girls Club activities and operations.

Maureen Lewis MBA
Chief Financial Officer

Maureen is committed to providing quality, accurate, timely financial information to facilitate reporting, analysis and decision-making processes for internal/external customers. She has an extensive background in real estate management accounting; having started her career with Manco Abbott in 1982 as a staff accountant. Over the years, she has acquired hands-on experience in each phase of the financial aspects of the business. Today, in addition to her financial management responsibilities, she works directly with the CEO, COO and expert advisors on all treasury functions and banking relations.

Selected Accomplishments
• Holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting and a Master of Business Administration degree from Fresno State University, Fresno.
• With Hal Kissler, was named a Top Dog and awarded the Arthur Safstrom Service Award in 2010 by the Fresno State Alumni Association.
• Member of the Institute of Management Accountants and the Fresno State Alumni Association.
• Past-president of the Rotary Club of Fresno Sunrise and a current member of Fresno Rotary.
• Board member for CASA of Fresno and Madera Counties.
• Served on several boards for the Craig School of Business at Fresno State.
• Graduate of Leadership Fresno, Class XVI.

Personal Passions
• Watching her children grow into amazing adults.
• Hanging out with her husband (who makes her laugh every day) and their dog.
• Giving back to the next generation of leaders at Fresno State as a mentor.
• Rotary and the impact 1.2 million fellow Rotarians make in the community and the world.
• CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates). I'm moved every time I hear a story of how an advocate changes the life of a child in the dependency court system.
• Building a cohesive team at Manco that is trained to do exceptional work, while they enjoy being where they are and doing what they do.

Greg Bethke CPM®
Vice President, Business Development

BRE# 01181012

Greg is responsible for developing growth opportunities. He is known for his authentic relationship building skills and responsiveness. He is a 20-year veteran of the real estate industry. Prior to joining Manco Abbott, Greg worked as a retail leasing and sales specialist where he was responsible for or participated in the leasing and sale of over 2 million square feet of retail space throughout Central California.

Selected Accomplishments
• Holds a California Real Estate License.
• Earned Certified Property Manager (CPM) designation in 2009.
• Member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).
• Earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Fresno State University.
• Serves on the Board of Directors of the Foundation for the Fresno County Public Library.

Personal Passions
• Enjoys being outdoors and the company of his wife, daughter, family and friends.
• Creating new business from the ground up by establishing and cultivating win-win relationships— where the excitement of closing a deal never gets old.

Adam Goldfarb CPM®
Vice President

BRE# 01513836

Adam brings a wealth of industry experience to his position, having managed client relationships for institutional and multifamily clients. He is adept at implementing individualized solutions, as well as for efficiency and attention to detail. Prior to joining Manco Abbott, Adam earned a Bachelor of Arts with an emphasis in Law & Society from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Selected Accomplishments
• Holds a California Real Estate License and became a CPM® in 2009.
• Serves on the Executive Board of the California Apartment Association
• Past President and current Board Member of the Fresno Division of the California Apartment Association.
• Current member of the Fresno State Craig School of Business, Business Associates Board of Directors.
• Passionate about making an impact in the community, especially benefiting the environment.

Personal Passions
• His family and anything to do with fitness.
• Making a positive impact on our community, especially activities that help out the environment.
• Ensuring that Central California has representation and education on statewide topics concerning the industry by being active in the California Apartment Association on a statewide level.
• Gets excited when a project or initiative is carried out and the goals are achieved.

Matt Spenhoff MBA, CPM®
Assistant Vice President, Commercial

BRE# 01851820

Matt Spenhoff is a Senior Property Manager in the Commercial Division. He began his real estate management career at the age of 19 at Manco Abbott, working at the site level and gaining experience in both the Multifamily and Commercial Divisions. In 2008, Matt graduated from California State University, Fresno with a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis on Real Estate and Urban Land Economics. Upon graduation Matt moved to Los Angeles to gain more experience in the industry while working as a Real Estate Service Assistant with CB Richard Ellis in Century City. Matt worked at the renowned Avenue of the Stars building during his tenure with CBRE while concurrently studying for his California Real Estate Broker’s license, which he earned in April of 2009. In 2014 Matt obtained his Master’s Degree in Business Administration from California State University, Fresno.

Selected Accomplishments
• Holds a California Real Estate Broker's License.
• Earned his CPM® Certified Property Manager designation in 2011.
• Bachelors and Masters Degrees from California State University, Fresno.

Personal Passions
• Living life to the fullest. Matt enjoys going to baseball games in San Francisco, wine tasting, golf, and watching more baseball at home.
• Treating properties like he owns them. He likes things to look good, be clean and orderly.

Debbie Gong CPM®
Assistant Vice President, Commercial

BRE# 01236466

Debbie has managed a portfolio of commercial, retail and industrial properties since 1997. Prior to joining Manco Abbott, she managed a retail business for more than 13 years. Debbie’s clients and tenants know that she will do what it takes to get the job done including managing tenant improvements, lease renewals and handling special circumstances.

Selected Accomplishments
• Holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from San Jose State University with a concentration in Marketing.
• Served two terms as the IREM Chapter 85 secretary and was the community service chairperson for 8 years.
• Served three terms as secretary for CREW (Commercial Real Estate for Women).
• Holds a California Real Estate License and became a CPM® in 2003.

Personal Passions
• Watching sports (a Forty Niner fan), going to restaurants, traveling, and shopping.
• Volunteered for the Salvation Army Star Tree for eight holiday seasons.
• Involved with the Visalia Chinese Cultural Center which raises funds for their annual “Tulare County Teacher of the Year” dinner for elementary, middle school and high school levels.
• Completing lease renewals and the tenant improvements associated with leasing, plus having a hand in how “Fresno works and plays.”

Deborah Warne
Senior Property Manager

BRE# 01295985

Deborah Warne is a Commercial Property Manager for the Monterey Branch Office. She is excellent at solving problems responsively, with knowledge and concern for relationships. Prior to joining Manco Abbott, she owned and operated her own home inspection business. Deborah possesses more than eight years experience in commercial property management. She is currently pursuing certification as an RPM™.

Selected Accomplishments
• Holds a California Real Estate License.
• Served in the Army Security Agency (ASA) branch of the United States Army and received an Honorable Discharge.

Personal Passions
• Enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, movies, cycling, and walking.
• Supporter of Dorothy’s Place, a women’s shelter in Salinas, by preparing and serving a meal once a month and also by providing clothing and toiletries.
• Supports the American Cancer Society as a result of her sister surviving cancer.
• Advocate for Hope Unlimited, an organization that takes care of the needs of the world’s most desperate kids on the street children of Brazil.
• Community outreach via a Good New Club at Tularcitos Elementary School in Carmel Valley.
• Helping others, not only financially, personally and physically, but showing them they can be successful with both short- and long-term goals.
• Loves real estate, the fast pace and the fact that every day is different. Deborah gets very protective of her properties as she watches over them, wanting to maintain their appearance, provide smooth operation and be financially productive.

Arielle Ballard
Property Manager

BRE# 01964395

Arielle is a Property Manager in the Commercial Division, managing a portfolio of retail and office properties. She began her real estate career in 2011, right here in Fresno, CA, helping manage both multifamily and single family homes. Two years later, she made the switch to commercial property management and has loved it ever since. Since starting her career with Manco Abbott in 2013, Arielle has worked her way up from Property Coordinator to Property Manager as of October 2015. She prides herself most on her communication skills with owners, tenants, and vendors. Being able to cultivate good working relationships is something she finds highly valuable in the field of property management. Selected Accomplishments

• Holds a California Real Estate Salesperson’s License
• Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Fresno State University

Personal Passions
• Volunteering at local animal shelters, especially Fresno Bully Rescue.
• Spending time with Family and Friends.
• Aiming to ensure that all of our customers and clients get the best possible customer service in any situation that arises.

Christopher David
Assistant Vice President, Multifamily

BRE# 01944878

Christopher has lived in 10 different states and has been in property management for 26 years. His service as a U.S. Marine has contributed to his discipline, teamwork and problem solving abilities. Christopher enjoys passing on his industry knowledge to site teams and team members who wish to develop their careers. He is keen on providing the most cost effective, long-term solutions to problems that arise with property assets.

Selected Accomplishments
• Earned CPO & SHCM designations through the National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA).
• Awarded the California Apartment Association (CAA) Mark of Distinction Award for Property Supervisor of the Year 2015.

Personal Passions
• Enjoys precious time with his daughter "doing anything or nothing as long as we are together".
• At the horse stables with his daughter or at the lake fishing.
• Living in the moment.

Emily Reistetter
Property Manager

BRE# 01961602

Emily manages a broad portfolio of commercial, retail and multi-family properties. She started her career in real estate working with her family’s property management business in the San Francisco Bay Area. Emily prides herself on prompt, thorough, and thoughtful service to her owners, tenants and residents. Prior to working in property management, Emily worked as a researcher at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute.

Selected Accomplishments
• Holds a California Real Estate License.
• Earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences from Stanford University.

Personal Passions
• Enjoying life on the Monterey Peninsula with my son, my husband, our families and our friends.
• Cooking, growing veggies and learning to play guitar.
• Playing at the beach or the park, hiking, mountain biking and occasionally kayaking or skiing.

Erin Spencer CSM®
Property Manager

BRE# 01899451

Erin manages a portfolio of commercial and retail properties. She started her career in Property Management as a Property Coordinator with Manco Abbott in 2009 and worked her way up to Property Manager. She prides herself in urgency, persistence and responsiveness on the job.

Selected Accomplishments
• Holds a California Real Estate License.
• Earned a Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM) designation with ICSC.
• Earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Family & Consumer Sciences with a Minor in Business from Fresno State University.

Personal Passions
• Running short and long distances in various races and with local clubs, and staying active with a variety of cross-training.
• Traveling and spending time with her son, family and friends.

Marcie Mackey PHR-CA
Human Resources Manager

Marcie Mackey is the Human Resource Manager supporting employees at both the corporate and site levels. She is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the department including Payroll Administration, Benefit Administration, Recruitment, Performance Management, Worker’s Compensation, Compliance and Employee Orientation. Marcie enjoys the interaction with employees on a variety of issues each day and gets tremendous satisfaction from providing great customer service to all team members.

Selected Accomplishments
• Received a Professional of Human Resources (PHR) designation in 2008.
• Received a California designation for Human Resources (PHR-CA) in 2008.

Personal Passions
• Family above everything else. Although an empty-nester, she is amazed watching how her three children (a son and two daughters) have grown into amazing adults and having the relationship change from parent to friend. She loves her grandchildren to pieces and looks forward to watching them grow.
• Spending time with her husband, and looking forward to a future with more grandchildren, and growing old together.
• Marcie volunteers at many of the events promoted by Manco Abbott – most importantly donating blood, whether at work, or at the Blood Center. Personally she supports any groups that focus on children – Valley Children’s Hospital, St. Jude’s – and also organizations such as Wounded Warriors, supporting our returning servicemen.

Mia Quick
Multifamily Operations Manager

BRE# 01867633

Mia Quick is the Operations Manager in the Multifamily Division where she is responsible for the multifamily operational process, implementation for new initiatives and audit procedures for all multifamily properties. Additionally she ensures that all employees are trained in our real estate software system and facilitates technical support for all site team members. She joined Manco Abbott as an on-site Community Manager in 2005 after nearly seven years in the field serving as a leasing consultant, assistant community manager and community manager. A year later, she was promoted to the corporate office in the role of Software Support Specialist where she was responsible for implementation of the Yardi software program and ensuring all policies and procedures were current and effectively implemented. In 2010 she was promoted to current position.

Selected Accomplishments
• Holds a California Real Estate License.
• Awarded the California Apartment Association (CAA) Mark of Distinction Award - Administrative Assistant of the Year 2010.

Personal Passions
• Family, friends, watching sports and spending time at the family ranch in Mariposa.
• Actively volunteering for Operation Outreach activities Manco designates throughout the year.
• The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) because she has two children with Type I diabetes.
• Her job and the different challenges it presents every day.

Nicole Santa Maria
Property Manager

BRE# 01893471

Nicole has been in the property management industry for over 14 years. Having started her career as a leasing consultant, Nicole was quickly promoted to Community Manager and later went on to become a Property Manager of over 1,100 units. Nicole is good at finding cost-effective ways to solve problems that satisfy both the client and the team. She has overseen both value-add and new construction projects and most recently assisted in one of Manco’s most successful lease ups. She is a good communicator, detail oriented and excels under pressure. Nicole is focused on the customer and understands the value of great service. Her move to the Boise area last year, has her excited about new challenges and she’s eager to expand Manco Abbott’s operations in The Treasure Valley.

Selected Accomplishments
• Nominated two years in a row for Mark of Distinction Manager of the Year
• Received her California Real Estate License in 2011
• Successfully led a HUD opt-out of a 278 unit property

Personal Passions
• Loves spending time with her family, doing just about anything.
• Big trips and weekend getaways.
• Enjoys bike rides along the Boise Green Belt, a hike up Camel’s Back or simply strolling through The Village.

Olivia Thomas
Property Manager

BRE# 01945863

Robin Adcock
Building Manager

Energy & Sustainability Coordinator

Robin has worked at Manco Abbott for more than 20 years, starting as an administrative assistant and working her way up to building manager. She takes pride in running a property as efficiently as possible, from maintenance to financial matters, knowing that owners count on her for solutions. Her goal is to keep an asset in top condition and at its highest value, while cutting operating costs and maintaining both owner and tenant satisfaction. Robin possesses specialized knowledge of government leases, having the ability to streamline processes by understanding the inner workings of government paperwork and procedures. Additionally, Robin serves as the company's Energy and Sustainability Coordinator, gathering and distributing information to assist the team in reducing expenses and energy at properties. "Reduce, Reuse and Recycle" is her motto personally and professionally.

Selected Accomplishments
• Maintains a Level III Federal Security Clearance

Personal Passions
• Anything that centers around family and dogs. She travels with her husband by trailer and motorcycles, and enjoys watching NASCAR racing. Of course, the dogs come along whenever possible.
• Animals, the elderly and children are her causes of choice. She is committed to helping animals that have been mistreated and are defenseless, and supports the CCSPCA. Also volunteers to make Thanksgiving Dinner for the elderly each year through Moose Lodge, and assembles Easter Baskets annually for children who otherwise would receive nothing.
• Enjoys jumping in on whatever volunteer opportunities Manco's Operation Outreach Committee has arranged any given month.

Robyn Green
Accounting Manager

Robyn Green is responsible for the day-to-day maintenance of the company’s financial records. Along with corporate accounting duties, Robyn works with the CFO directing and trains the property accountants and accounting staff. Robyn began her career with Manco Abbott in 1987. She enjoys using her analytical skills, calm demeanor and methodical approach to serving a variety of internal and external customers.

Selected Accomplishments
• Has held positions in retail property management, human resources and payroll & benefits in addition to accounting.

Personal Passions
• Instilling values in her kids as she raises them. Robyn appreciates how parents can make such a difference in their children’s future if they just spend time with them and pay attention to what is going on in their lives.
• Relaxing at home, spending time with family, reading, watching movies, and watching football.
• Volunteers at Valley Animal Center, which is a no-kill dog and cat adoption facility in Fresno.
• Serves on Manco’s Operation Outreach Council Chair, which identifies ways Manco can maintain active and meaningful involvement within the community.
• Always invigorated when she is able to solve a problem for someone…big or small.

Ronda Haney
Property Manager

BRE# 01861231

Ronda Haney is a Property Manager in the Commercial Division and is involved in both retail and office management. She started her career in Property Management as Real Estate Services Administrator with CB Richard Ellis in Denver, Colorado. She then moved to the valley and started working with Manco Abbott as an Assistant Property Manager working her way up to Property Manager. Selected Accomplishments
• Holds a California Real Estate License.

Personal Passions
• Traveling and exploring new places with her husband and children. • Providing support to military families she comes in contact with while her husband serves in the US Navy. • Communicating with tenants and vendors, and completing projects provides a sense of accomplishment and job well done.

Shaun Zimmer
Property Manager

BRE# 02027258

Shaun Zimmer is a Property Manager in the Multifamily Department. He began his real estate management career at the age of 22 in student living, working at the site level and gaining experience in the Multifamily Industry. Shaun enjoys in creating teams and passing on his knowledge to help his teams better themselves. He prides himself on communication, and his problem solving solutions.

Selected Accomplishments
• Earned CPO & SHCM designations through the National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA).
• Hold California Real Estate License

Personal Passions
• Enjoys coaching his children’s sports team and playing many sports on the side.
• He has been giving back to the community through his local Rotary Club

Sydney Wilson
Property Manager

BRE# 01890876

Sydney Wilson is a Property Manager in the Commercial Division. She joined Manco Abbott in 2016 and is involved in managing a portfolio of retail centers and office buildings. Sydney has worked in the Commercial Property Management industry since 1986; quickly worked her way up from receptionist to Assistant Property Manager, to Property Manager and learned the industry from the ground up. Throughout her career she has managed a wide array of commercial properties, including Landmark mixed use, medical and general office, retail, and industrial. Sydney strives to provide the highest level of customer service to her tenants, owners, and the properties she is entrusted with. She holds a sense of ownership in all she does.

Selected Accomplishments
• Holds a California Real Estate License
• Holds a California Notary Public Commission

Personal Passions
• Spending time with family and friends, strengthening those relationships.
• Looking for the right solution to a problem, benefitting as many involved as possible…thinking outside the box is how we progress.
• Getting involved in the community to better the lives of those less fortunate, Veterans affairs and animal rights are among those closest to her heart.
• Enjoying live music, dancing, movies, watching Hockey, Football, and Baseball, reading a good book, and exploring the beautiful outdoors, travel, and anything Disney are some of her favorite pastimes.