Behind the success of any company stand the talents, experience and burning desire to succeed of its personnel. Since the inception of Atlas Property Management, Inc. we have assembled one of the best team of professionals in the property management business.
Ilya M. Shnayder, Founder, President and CEO
At the age of fifteen, Ilya Shnayder purchased his first piece of investment property and so began his real estate career. This property was a 2 bedroom condo in Brighton, MA. Mr. Shnayder is now recognized as one of the best real estate investment professionals in the country. It is this extensive experience in the real estate industry that he brings to Atlas Property Management, Inc. His knowledge of the real estate market, ability to dissect financial statements and pro formas, understanding of creative financing, superb negotiation skills, charismatic energy, and leadership provide inspiration to all the personnel in the company.
Mr. Shnayder who grew up in Brookline, Massachusetts and was educated at Brandeis University speaks 3 languages - English, Russian and Spanish, is a licensed real estate agent in Massachusetts and is active in the community as the Treasurer and Executive Committee member of the Board of Directors for the Holyoke Boys and Girls Club. He maintains a residence in the City of Holyoke as well as in the Eastern part of the State and is the proud father of two young boys.
Raquel Rodriguez, Rentals Manager
Raquel comes to Atlas after working as a loan processor for a local automobile dealership chain. She currently handles the processing of rental applications, shows perspective tenants the apartment best suited for them and works closely with local agencies to place families who have not always had the best of situations. Her personality and demeanor are evidenced in the satisfied smiles she receives when she hands the new tenants keys to their own apartments. Raquel and her four children are lifelong residents of Springfield.
Leslye Rivera, Collections Manager
Leslye is Atlas's follow up guru specializing in collections and legal processes in coordination with our general counsel. With 12 years of experience in residential property management, Leslye is well accustomed to all of the joys and challenges of being a property manager and as the first point of contact for tenants, she maintains an open and active line of communication that creates a valuable working relationship between landlord and tenant fostering, long term, stable tenancy. Having graduated from Broward College in Florida with a BS in Criminal Justice, she currently resides in Springfield, MA with her two daughters and fiancé.
Andrey Parchinskiy, Maintenance Manager
Mr. Parchinskiy has multiple years of experience as a professional maintenance manager. He excells at overseeing sizeable crews of laborers and prioritizing multiple projects in different locations, at different levels of completion and of varying importance. His goal oriented, high energy, no nonsense, hands on management style earns him the respect of his peers in the property management field.
Cheryl Picard, Controller
Conscientious, detail-oriented, client-focused, and professional are only a few of the ways to describe Cheryl, a recent addition to the Atlas staff. Cheryl spent sixteen years as an Accountant in a large, regional firm before joining Atlas. Her diversified experience in both management and accounting operations are sure to benefit Atlas's future growth and prosperity. Cheryl has two daughters and lives with her husband in Chicopee.
Delynell Ortiz, Receptionist
Dely joins Atlas with years of fully bi-lingual customer service and administrative experience. She is the first person that greets you and the last one to say goodbye when you visit our office. She provides administrative support to the entire staff as well as a cheerful voice and face to our tenants.