Cindy Clare, CPM, is Chief Operating Officer at Bell Partners in Greensboro, NC. As COO, Ms. Clare oversees the operations of 65,000 apartment homes in more than 220apartment communities across the nation. She is responsible for all aspects of property operations and maintenance, lease-ups, relationships with third-party owners, Human Resources, and Marketing. Ms. Clare has served as President of the IREM Northern Virginia Chapter, as well as Regional Vice President for IREM’s Region III. She is currently a national faculty member at IREM. She also serves on the Virginia Tech RPM Advisory Board. She is a past president of AOBA, and in 2017, Ms. Clare was Chairman of the National Apartment Association.