Tessa Valenzuela ensures operations are running smooth on site at communities she’s responsible for as Regional Manager. With a natural ability to work well under pressure while maintaining a positive attitude, she is committed to successfully leading, supporting, and motivating a diverse team to achieve performance goals.

Tessa’s 12-year background as a property management professional specializing in customer service, marketing, and financial reporting is a tremendous asset to a company dedicated to serving residents well. Her joy for meeting new people and learning something new every day helps to provide residents with a quality lifestyle at every level, which is reflected in awards received over her career — Manager of the Year, Property of the Year, Leasing Professional of the Year and Rising Star, Highest Closing Ratio for the Year, and more.

Inspired by the challenges her 5-year-old autistic daughter has overcome, Tessa strongly believes people can achieve anything no matter how hard it might be. She adores spending time with her family — her daughter and 3-year-old son — is passionate about Autism Speaks, and loves a good spa day.

Favorite quote:

“Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you ever imagined.” — Dr. Seuss