The LEDIC Family

At LEDIC, we know how fortunate we are to have such a long-standing family and we want to acknowledge them for their many years of service. Check back soon as we will continue to feature more of our valued employees!

Tashawndra Welch

Years with LEDIC

12 years

What are some of your hobbies?

Reading, journaling, and shopping.

What's your favorite food?

Pizza.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I am a handbag collector.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Interacting with team members.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

1970s-themed conference celebrating the 30th year anniversary.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

Collaborating internally and externally as an effort to show Accounting Cares.

Robert Hoskins

Years with LEDIC

21 years

What are some of your hobbies?

Fishing, gardening, and mentoring.

What's your favorite food?

Salmon over a bed of rice.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I'm able to stay cool and calm when the heat is on and attitudes arise.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

When I'm able to tackle most of the tasks of the day.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

Hay rides and roasting marshmallows on open fire pits.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

By applying all the great skills from all the classes that LEDIC offers and taking them to the many properties that we manage.

Suzy Cazort

Years with LEDIC

12 years

What are some of your hobbies?

Running, biking, reading, playing the piano and obstacle course racing.

What's your favorite food?

Does wine count? But seriously... peanut butter... anytime, anywhere!

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

My family and I have canoed the Buffalo National River every year for the past 17 years in a row.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

My favorite parts of my LEDIC day are my 'morning howdies' and 'afternoon howdies' when I walk the office and say hello to everyone.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

My favorite LEDIC memories are singing 'We Are Family' at the manager's conference.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

I make a difference at LEDIC by not being afraid to step in and step up to face any challenge that is presented.

Billy White

Maintenance Supervisor

Years with LEDIC

32 years

What are some of your hobbies?

I love working on old trucks and cars.

What's your favorite food?

Chicken.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I enjoy dancing.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Morning.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

Conferences.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

I work hard.

Lakeisha Dowdy

Leasing Consultant

Years with LEDIC

11 years

What are some of your hobbies?

Reading, playing games on the computer, and watching tennis.

What's your favorite food?

Spaghetti.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I like to laugh and have a good time.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

The mornings.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

The first time I went to the Manager's Conference at the casino in Mississippi.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

I try to be cheerful and upbeat every day so that my coworkers and tenants always leave the office in a good mood.

Thelma Saddler

Community Manager

Years with LEDIC

27 years

What are some of your hobbies?

Puzzles, phone games, and television games.

What's your favorite food?

Fish.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I love people and making them laugh.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Never a boring day!

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

The first time that I won LEDIC's Manager of the Year.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

Accountability, reliability, honesty and integrity.

Oscar Harris

Maintenance Technician

Years with LEDIC

20 years

What are some of your hobbies?

Fishing.

What's your favorite food?

Fish.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I love to go fishing to relax.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Completing my job.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

Being transferred to my current site where I feel like my opinion matters to the property and the staff.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

Starting my day with a smile and ending it with a bigger smile.

Sarah Shepherd

Community Manager

Years with LEDIC

14 years

What are some of your hobbies?

Reading, watching movies, anything with my afghan hound, and trying new restaurants.

What's your favorite food?

Mediterranean and Italian, mostly vegetarian dishes.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I met David Bowie and had a chance to talk with him.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Mornings when I go over the day with my staff and then we solve the problems of the world for a little while.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

The day I started working at my current property.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

I am committed to doing a good job and since I love my job and the people I come into contact with it is not a hard thing to do.

Elaine Aeschliman

Director of Association Management

Years with LEDIC

23

What are some of your hobbies?

Playing table shuffleboard with friends, game night with friends & family, and hosting family events at my home.

What's your favorite food?

Mexican and Italian.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I mentioned one of my hobbies was playing shuffleboard. If I say so myself (and others concur), I'm a pretty good player (at times) and have even won (money) in tournaments amongst friends.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Working with my fellow employees as there is a great group of people who work in the corporate office.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

Running into Scott Ledbetter, Steve Rudesill and Bryson Randolph talking in the hallway of the offices on Thousand Oaks. Even though I had been with LEDIC for 19 years at that time, the company had grown so much, that you think you get lost in the shuffle; especially since I worked in the "Condo Division." All three spoke to me and acknowledged that they knew I had been with the company for a long time and thanked me for the job I do. That kind gesture of acknowledging me made my day.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

My commitment to LEDIC and long-term relationships with board members and homeowners has given me a reputation that we do care, are trustworthy, and want to do the best job for our clients.

Holly Moore

Senior Regional Manager

Years with LEDIC

15

What are some of your hobbies?

Reading, spending time with family, and homesteading/raising goats and chickens.

What's your favorite food?

Seafood.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I'm raising baby goats on a small farm.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Anytime I get an opportunity to spend time training with my team.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

At the Managers Conference in 2009, not only was I awarded the Corporate Employee of the Year award, but both my managers, Thelma Saddler and Sarah Tate, were awarded Property Manager of the Year for under and over 200 units.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

I believe that I make a difference by keeping my team grounded and always acting as a team, not just in operations but also accounting and compliance. We are in this together.

Tiffany Merritt

Senior Tax Credit Compliance Specialist

Years with LEDIC

18

What are some of your hobbies?

Bowling.

What's your favorite food?

Steak and Salad.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I work out 4 times a week because it helps me stay in shape.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Helping properties with Compliance issues.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

Teambuilding activities we did way back in the day.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

Being a team player, having a positive attitude, and going the extra mile.

Christine Petty

Senior Management Coordinator

Years with LEDIC

20

What are some of your hobbies?

Reading and scrapbooking.

What's your favorite food?

Steak.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I have lived in seven states.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

I like helping people reach goals set for their properties.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

I enjoy meeting people at the LEDIC Management Conferences.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

I train employees about LEDIC policies and procedures.

Alba Ortiz

Assistant Community Manager

Years with LEDIC

11

What are some of your hobbies?

Walk, listen to music, and travel.

What's your favorite food?

Marinated chicken with vegetables.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I like to talk a lot.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

I like everything I do. I enjoy my work.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

Birthday celebration with my coworkers.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

I try to be unique and original in my work.

Dale McMurray

Regional Manager

Years with LEDIC

13

What are some of your hobbies?

Golf, martial arts, travelling, and any outdoor activities.

What's your favorite food?

Pork roast and sauerkraut.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I hold a black belt in Tang Soo Do Karate.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Being able to talk and meet with clients, residents, and staff.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

Driving a number of LEDIC employees to North Carolina for a 'Customer Service Seminar' presented by Ken Edmundson.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

I make everyday a positive day, try to give 110% and the best at all I do during the course of the business day.

Terry Wells

Maintenance Supervisor

Years with LEDIC

14

What are some of your hobbies?

Playing Pool, watching the Memphis Tigers, and restoring my 1966 Mustang.

What's your favorite food?

Vegetables & Cornbread.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I enjoy playing Scrabble.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

When I help a resident by completing their repair.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

Visiting with fellow employees at the Manager's Conferences.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

Knowing that every call is an emergency call to the resident.

Angie Sheddan

Association Area Manager

Years with LEDIC

18

What are some of your hobbies?

Travel, shopping, and spending time with family.

What's your favorite food?

Mexican.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I love to take cruises to exotic locations.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Working with my co-worker and helping homeowners.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

Getting to know other LEDIC employees at the LEDIC Conference.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

Going above and beyond to help my residents.

Sarah Tate

Area Manager

Years with LEDIC

28

What are some of your hobbies?

Shopping, computer, and modeling.

What's your favorite food?

Crab Legs.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

Love to model in my free time.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Resolving issues.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

Getting zero delinquency in December with a cast on my left broken ankle.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

Going above and beyond.

Crystal Canerdy

Director of Support Services

Years with LEDIC

22

What are some of your hobbies?

Design…everything from architecture to decorating and of course, spending time with my wonderful family.

What's your favorite food?

Chips and Salsa.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I have a pet Pekin duck named Ms. Aflac.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Every time I feel I've made a difference.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

A "gifted" work trip to NYC during Christmas time. An owner's representative invited me and the COO at that time to spend a long weekend enjoying the city. It was an amazing opportunity!

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

I take advantage of every opportunity that I have to serve the company and all our wonderful employees.

Toya McCraw

Risk Management Coordinator

Years with LEDIC

27

What are some of your hobbies?

I enjoy reading historical novels, being outside (when the weather cooperates) and love motorcycle riding with my husband and friends.

What's your favorite food?

I have always loved any kind of pasta being from an Italian family. Had to cut the carbs, so it is lean meats and proteins, especially deer meat. Married into a hunting family, so nothing is wasted.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

First ever motorcycle trip I took with my husband was what bikers call a "Steak Ride". This ride took us all the way to Rockville, IN. Rode the back roads where there are still small roads that have covered wooden bridges. One of the many beautiful places in our country.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Occasionally I get a random call and the person says "I am so glad someone answered the phone"...

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

I've been here so long I probably have forgotten the best ones. I think I can say receiving my 25 year of service award. Very proud to be able to share with new people how long I have been with LEDIC.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

Being positive in what I can do for others.

Magi Sanders

Management Coordinator

Years with LEDIC

11

What are some of your hobbies?

Reading, socializing, and entertaining the masses.

What's your favorite food?

Greek.

What's an interesting "fun fact" about yourself?

I can speak and read Latin.

What's your favorite part of your LEDIC day?

Feeling as if I have changed the way someone sees their day. Showing them an easier more efficient way to do things or giving them an "I Can" attitude.

What's one of your favorite LEDIC memories?

The very first time I got to meet Pierce Ledbetter in person. He personally gave me a guided tour through LEDIC offices and over the years has always made me feel as if I were an MVP his open-door policy has often kept me going.

How do you make a LEDIC difference?

By believing in my brand. If I don't then my tenancy wont. You have the power to literally change someone's life.

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When you work at LEDIC, you work for a leader. The culture inspires your best as a professional and as an individual. Thank you for your interest in joining the LEDIC team, where we do well by doing good.

With one of the lowest resident turnover rates in the industry, LEDIC is recognized in the multifamily affordable housing business as a frontrunner in training and accreditation for our employees, as well as the industry at large.

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