Meet Our Staff
Amy King - Owner, Certified Community Association Manager
Amy King is a Certified Community Association Manager with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration (Accounting) from San Jose State. Amy has raised two now teenage children, and takes great pride in each one of their accomplishments. Amy opened King Management in 2006 and has dedicated great care in building a reputable business in her home town. Amy’s passions include travel, camping, running, soccer, friends, and family.
Jeannette Huyser – Sale Transfers & Refinance
Jeannette Huyser provides community management association support for our clients. Jeannette has received her Bachelor’s in Business Management, and is grateful to have a career she loves and thrives in. Jeannette’s hobbies include hiking, swimming, reading, and writing. Jeannette is also an artist, and enjoys creating landscapes and portraits, and also enjoys landscape photography. Jeannette was born in Colorado, and has lived in Florida, Washington DC, Sedona AZ, and in 2016 she settled in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
Kirsten W Attlesey – Office Manager
Kirsten Attlesey provides support both to our communities and to the management team dedicated to each community. Kirsten has lived in Santa Cruz since 1990 and has two young adult children. Her interests include travel, hiking, walking on West Cliff Drive and spending time with her family and friends. Kirsten loves good food and new adventures whether it is on the ocean or in the mountains. Kirsten enjoys living on the Central Coast and helping to provide excellent service to our communities. As she often answers the phone, be sure and say hi when you call in!
Emily Elizabeth Krauss provides community management association support for our clients. Emily received her Bachelors of Arts in Environmental Studies from the University of Southern California in 2017 and moved up to the Santa Cruz mountains in 2018 after having lived her whole life in Orange County. In addition to enjoying the fulfilling work that she gets to perform with the team at King Management, Emily is quite the accomplished baker, her favorite dish being a delicious red velvet cake. She also enjoys hikes in the natural beauty of the mountains, collaborative creative writing, and spending time with her loving husband.
Emily Krauss - Certified Community Association Manager
Kim Albin - Community Association Manager
With six years of experience as an HOA manager, Kim is very happy to be back with King Management. Kim appreciates the strong work ethic, knowledge, drive, support, and humor of her co-workers and appreciates Amy’s fierce leadership and patience of a saint.
Kim’s family moved from Long Island NY to Santa Cruz nearly 40- years ago, Kim continues to live and enjoy her work and social life in beautiful Santa Cruz where she’s raised her own family who are now starting families of their own. Kim is so happy that she has recently been blessed with her first grandchild.
Aside from enjoying her free time with her granddaughter, Kim enjoys yoga classes on the beach, taking walks on East Cliff Drive, hikes in the redwoods, reading, travel, laughing, eating good food, and spending time with family and friends. Her most enjoyable time spent is with her granddaughter!
Felecia Gee - Community Association Manager
Felecia Gee provides community management association support for our clients. Felecia received her Bachelors of Arts in Economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz. Felecia’s interests include reading, video games, and baking.
Samantha Jasso - Community Association Manager
Sam Jasso provides community association management for our clients. Sam is a born and raised Santa Cruz county girl. She is a graduate of San Diego City College and has worked in community management for five years. Outside of work, Sam is a busy mom of three and a girl scout troop leader, but she makes time for her hobbies and interests. Sam likes to find a balance between adventure and relaxation - she loves the thrill of rollercoasters, road trips, and trying new foods, but also crocheting and coloring to wind down.
Makenzie Collins - Community Association Manager
Makenzie Collins provides community association management support for our
clients. As a lifelong Santa Cruz resident, Makenzie’s heart is in the mountains
she enjoys hiking, rivers, and forest exploration. Prior to joining our team at King,
Makenzie attended school for holistic nutrition and worked as a medical assistant.
In her free time, she enjoys setting up elaborate picnics for friends and family at
scenic locations all throughout the Santa Cruz area.
Anna Grasso - Accounting
Anna provides accounting services such as budgeting, bill payment, and monthly financial packets for the associations we manage. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Santa Cruz in Business Management. Anna moved from Palm Desert to Santa Cruz in 2000 and has two young children and two young cats. Anna enjoys being outside, especially at the beach, doing yoga, running, working out, and camping. She enjoys cooking, reading, traveling, having a good laugh, and spending quality time with her friends and family.
Ana Moreno - Accounting
Ana Moreno provides accounts payable services and community management for our clients. Ana has 19 years of property management experience and 15 years of accounting experience . She started in residential rentals where she later transitioned into HOA management. Outside of work, Ana keeps very busy being involved with her 3 kids' extracurricular sports activities and also volunteers as a youth cheerleading coach for the last 15 years in her home town of Watsonville where she was born and raised. When not busy with sports or work, Ana enjoys spending time with her family and friends, dancing and singing.
Heidi Ornellas - Senior Accountant
Heidi Ornellas brings over 30 years of HOA accounting experience to King Management and is
very pleased to have joined the team. Heidi has served on ECHO resource panels and enjoys
the interaction with Board Members and members of the HOA communities. Heidi attended
West Valley Community College and received her degree in Accounting. Heidi enjoys spending
time with her husband, two adult children, family and friends. Heidi’s favorite activities include
traveling, cooking, baking, wine tasting and taking walks on the local beaches.
Chris Jones – Senior Accountant
Chris Jones is the Senior Accountant at King Management, with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkley. Chris has been with King Management since our doors opened in 2006 and prepares the monthly financial statements for our clients. Before she came to us, Chris was a history teacher, a homemaker and mother, a realtor, and CPA. Chris enjoys the challenges presented by accounting. She has 2 grown children and 5 grandchildren and lives in Soquel with her husband of 50 years! Chris loves gardening and reading.