Kim RublyVice President
Kirk Kowieski, CMCA AMSVice President
Jennifer CliffordVice President
Prior to joining the FirstService Residential family, Kemper spent the past two decades as a leader in the staffing and recruiting industry where he worked with some of the world’s largest and most respected companies. Kemper is very passionate about building and leading great teams that operate at a high level. Specifically Kemper excels in building teams of people wholly focused on ensuring that clients receive the highest quality customer service possible.
Kemper received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Management from Arizona State University. He currently enjoys spending time with his wife and three children, traveling, spending time out on the lake and off-roading. Kemper enjoys spending time in the community by serving on the Board of Directors for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Phoenix, coaching Pop Warner football and volunteering through his Church.
With more than 14 years of experience, Kim has held various positions in the community management industry, including chief executive officer of her own management company, chief operating officer and director of management services and marketing. She has helped hundreds of communities throughout the Tucson area by educating board members on industry best practices and solutions.
Kim has earned several industry designations, including Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM), which is the highest professional designation awarded by the Community Associations Institute (CAI). She has also earned the titles of Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA) and Association Management Specialist (AMS). During her career, Kim has served as the executive director for the Southern Arizona Chapter of CAI in addition to a number of other committees.
Kirk Kowieski, CMCA AMS
Kowieski joined FirstService after having spent his entire career in the hospitality industry, most notably as a Manager at the 5-star, 5-diamond Phoenician Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona, and later as Resort Manager at Trilogy at Vistancia in Peoria, Arizona. His career path at FirstService Residential has included positions as Corporate Builder Division Manager, On-site Builder Division Manager, Portfolio Community Manager, On-site High Rise Manager, On-site Master Planned Community Manager, and Division Director. Kowieski holds his CMCA and AMS designations, and is currently working towards obtaining the prestigious PCAM designation.
Kowieski was born and raised in Chicago, IL, and attended Michigan State University. After college, he spent 12 years in Pittsburgh, PA, and relocated permanently to Arizona in 2004. In his free time, Kowieski enjoys spending time with family and friends, practicing his Christian faith, playing and watching sports, and "cruisin’ the open road" on his custom Harley Davidson motorcycle.
Jennifer joined FirstService Residential in August 2017. Prior to joining, she held a 14-year career in post-secondary education where she served as National Director of Operations and Sales and oversaw operations, support services and admissions for 13 locations nationwide. Her passion for leadership, customer experience, excellence in service, account management, process improvement and business development led her to FirstService Residential where the mission and core values guide every associate, every day.
Jennifer is originally from Green Bay, Wisconsin. She attended the University of Maine, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Business Management. Jennifer relocated to Arizona after graduating and has called it home ever since. She enjoys spending time with her two children, watching football and participating in outdoor activities such as hiking, running and swimming.