Kevan directs all operations of company-owned properties, while guiding the development and expansion of the Company’s management contract division through strategic organizational planning. Kevan has owned the 2nd generation company since 1999. He is currently active in both the Fort Wayne and Indiana State Home Builders’ Associations. He serves on the Board of Directors of First Merchants Bank and is active in the Boys and Girls Club of Decatur, including as a Past President and Board Member-of-the-Year.
Mr. Biggs is an active member of Young Presidents Organization, also known as YPO, and he is a graduate of Purdue University with a degree in Building Construction Technology. While at Purdue, he served as the President of Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity and was President of Sigma Lambda Chi, a Construction Honor Society. He holds an Indiana Real Estate Sales Person License and is an active Private Pilot. He has also earned a HCCP tax credit certification. Kevan is also CEO and owner of Ideal Suburban Homes, Inc., a sister company of Biggs Property Management, which specializes in single-family and villa home construction as well as the construction and rehabilitation of multi-family apartment facilities.
Cynthia has been involved with all facets of the multifamily industry including the acquisition, development and management of conventional, Section 515, Section 42, HOME and HUD properties. She has been with BPM for over 19 years overseeing the management of more than 3,100 units throughout Indiana, Michigan and Ohio. In 2010, Cynthia received the Spectrum-Excellence in the Industry award for her contributions to the Affordable Housing Industry throughout the Nation.
Cynthia develops and monitors BPM’s corporate management structure and supervises all aspects of property management for BPM’s diverse portfolio. This includes operating a financially successful operation by generating adequate revenue and controlling costs within each individual project. Cynthia earned a B.S. in Business with an emphasis in Marketing from Indiana University and holds a real estate license in the states of Indiana and Michigan.
Kelly began her career with Biggs in 2006 and has served in property manager roles at Limberlost Apartments in Geneva and Berne Properties in Berne. Kelly has also served 5 years as a Regional Manager at Biggs corporate headquarters. Most recently, Kelly is Biggs’ Operations Manager. In the role of Operations Manager, Kelly works with residents and managers on various resident related issues and leads special projects, including monitoring of rent set asides for LIHTC and tax credit projects.
Kelly is also involved with operations at The Courtyard of Ft. Wayne, a project focused on housing former foster care youth and individuals at risk of becoming homeless by following the Housing First and Harm Reduction model. Biggs is working to layer in Housing First and Harm Reduction philosophies on top of Biggs existing excellence and commitments to residents to bring special services and social services to all the residents at all Biggs properties.
Kelly is AHM and STAR certified and has a C7P certification.
Jennifer Hamrick, Compliance Manager, oversees compliance monitoring with all federal requirements while specializing in Section 515, Section 42, HOME and HUD properties. She has been with Biggs Property Management since 1998. She provides assistance to the Property Managers regarding all aspects of the business.
Jennifer holds an Associates Degree in Applied Business from Wright State University. Through out the years she has earned several professional designations including HCCP, AHM, C11P, and STAR. Jennifer performs the training and monitoring of individuals selected for Property Management duties, as well as many other tasks.
Ashley is the newest addition to the Biggs team, joining us in August 2016. She is responsible for creating corporate policies and procedures that will ensure effective communication and maximize efficiency. Ashley creates a monthly corporate publication for internal distribution amongst staff and site managers with the latest industry standards and news.
As the first point of contact for new hires, Ashley also heads the coordination and implementation of training for all new property managers, sharing her expertise in Affordable and Conventional housing. Ashley currently resides in Convoy, OH with her husband Ryan and two daughters and has connections to the area as a graduate of South Adams.
Cierra is a Regional Manager for Biggs Property Management. She is newer to the company and her position; however, her very first job started when she became a Leasing Agent for the company in 2001-2008. Cierra attended collage at International Business College where she obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business. Years later Cierra has once again crossed paths with Biggs Property Management.
She enjoys knowing that she is able to help individuals as well as families obtain a home and residency and be able to assist them with their daily life occurrences along the way. On a personal note, Cierra has been married to her husband for seven years and they have two beautiful children. Cierra enjoys going hunting as much as she does shopping and she is always up for a Starbucks!
Jodi’s career began with Biggs in September of 2008, as Property Manager of 176 units in Berne, IN. This complex property was a combination of Affordable and Conventional units. After 3 ½ years, Jodi accepted a position as Property Manager in the Biggs Rental office in Decatur.
After gaining experience with managing HUD and Tax Credit properties, and one property rehabilitation later, Jodi is now working as Regional Manager in the corporate office. Her region consists of 16 properties located throughout of the state of Indiana. She really enjoys working with each of her managers, lending support, as they may need. I’m very happy to be part of this great team of managers and corporate staff.
Gus joined the Biggs team in 2015 and enjoys the challenge of creating market presence for Biggs and the properties in its portfolio through creative and diverse means of communication. “One of my most important tasks is to ensure that our means of communicating with the general public reflect our continuous efforts of fair and equal opportunity in housing and employment”.
Gus has years of experience in print advertising and developing marketing strategies in the U.S. and abroad. He is a graduate of Ivy Tech and grew up in the Bluffton, Indiana area and recently welcomed his first child into the world. When he’s not busy spreading the word about rental opportunities for Biggs Property Management, he enjoys tapping into his inner child and getting cheap laughs from his newborn son.
Chris has ten plus years’ experience in social services with diverse experience working with an array of groups, such as; students, criminal, elderly, and low-socio economic groups. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Huntington University, and a Master in Public Affairs from Indiana University Fort Wayne. She has a Certified Six Sigma Yellow Belt from ASQ and previously was a Certified Quality Auditor through ASQ. Chris joins the Biggs team after being employed at Ivy Tech Community College for seven years with her latest position as the National Aviation Project Coordinator.
As Supportive Services Coordinator, Chris will be developing and maintaining community service referral partnerships, assisting residents in achieving their life opportunities objectives and building partnerships with service providers. Chris is from Bluffton, Indiana and has one son. She enjoys music, writing, and opportunities to enjoy nature.