Melanie Trapnell is currently the senior vice president of operations at Gables Residential overseeing Texas, Colorado and California. She has more than 20 years of property management experience, holding a variety of roles in markets from Seattle to New York City. She holds her ARM certification and is an active member of the Institute of Real Estate Management. Melanie is a graduate of Idaho State University. Melanie's 20-plus years of experience in the multifamily sector has focused on building and leading high-performance management and sales teams focused on exceeding customer and client expectations. Melanie is a decisive, deliberate and resilient property management expert with the proven ability to excel in all environments.