CAMDEN, SVP STRATEGIC SERVICES & CIO
Kristy Simonette is responsible for information technology, marketing, innovation, retail, ancillary income, and contact center operations at Camden. Kristy focuses on innovative solutions that differentiate Camden, including the rollout of smart access technology and CRM platforms throughout Camden, among other solutions to maximize revenue, improve process efficiency, and control costs.
Before joining Camden in 2003, Kristy was Director of Sales and Customer Service for Ashford.com. Before Ashford.com, Kristy spent three years implementing, training, and managing support for SAP at Browning Ferris Industries. Kristy also spent nine years at a multifamily management company.
Kristy is a frequent presenter and contributor within the multifamily industry and chairs the HoustonCIO Advisory Board. Currently, she is a member of CREW Houston and serves as co-lead of CREW Network's Multifamily Council, and Kristy served as President of CREW Houston. Kristy is a member of NMHC's Innovation Committee. She was presented with the 2019 ORBIE Awards for the Houston CIO of the Year. Kristy received her BBA from Schreiner University.