Sacramento Property Management

Meet Our Team

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Alexandra Goldthwaite | CPM®, MPM®
Vice President of Western Region

Alex Goldthwaite is a senior member of the HomeRiver team and the Broker Associate for HRG Sacramento, a Certified Residential Management Company (CRMC®) located in Sacramento, CA. Alex believes in providing professional, ethical, and accountable asset management to achieve the maximum return on your investment.

Alex has obtained the leading three industry designations: Certified Property Manager® (CPM®) from the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM®) and Master Property Manager (MPM®) and Residential Management Professional (RMP®), both from NARPM®. Alex maintains a California Brokers License (01838143). Alex holds a Masters Degree in Real Estate from Georgetown University and a BSBA from the University of Arizona.

Alex is a founding board member of the REstart charity that is devoted to bringing two of the most basic needs, housing, and employment, to disadvantaged individuals caught in the cycle of poverty and homelessness. REstart offers participants training, mentoring, and job placement assistance leading to careers in property management.

Alex resides in Sacramento with her husband and two children.


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Robert A. Machado | CPM®, MPM®
Broker - Senior Advisor

President and owner of HRG Sacramento, Bob graduated from UC Berkeley “With Distinction” (1977) and has a degree in Economics. He holds the Certified Property Manager (CPM®, 1992) and Master Property Manager (MPM®, 1995) designations. Bob has been managing residential and commercial property in the Sacramento area since 1980 and is both an owner/investor and fee manager. Bob holds a California Brokers License (Lic No. 00691121).

Bob was born and raised in Sacramento and has lived in Sacramento most of his life. He attended and graduated from Kennedy High School (1972) and Sacramento City College (1974) earning an Associates Degree in Accounting.

Bob is a founding member of the local chapter of the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM®) and was its first president (1992). In addition to his local leadership, Bob is a past National President of NARPM® (1996-97) and served on the national board from 1992-1998. While on the national board he served as chair of Membership (1992-94), Finance (1994-95), Grievance (1994-95), Convention (1995-96), Nominations (1997-98), Vice President (1994-95), and President-Elect (1995-96). Bob is also a nationally qualified and recognized speaker for the association and teaches various property management topics and has authored several property management courses.

Bob and his wife Deborah have two sons, a daughter, and four grandchildren.

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Shawn Collins
Regional Manager of California

Shawn came to HRG Sacramento in 2005 with a background managing both Multi Family Communities as well as Single Family Homes. With over 13 years experience, Shawn continues to effectively manages single family, duplex, condos, multi-family and commercial properties in Natomas, Sacramento, Davis, Citrus Heights, Roseville, Granite Bay, Rocklin and many outlining areas. Shawn is a Residential Management Professional (RMP®) candidate and holds a California Real Estate Salesperson License.

In 2010-11 Legislative Chair for the local chapter of the National Association of Property Managers (NARPM®).

2012 NARPM® Director Sacramento Chapter
Recognized nationally as one of the 2012 Next Generation 40 under 40 by the NARPM®
2013 Sacramento Chapter NARPM® President Elect and Member of the Year
2014 NARPM® Sacramento Chapter President also serving on the National Membership Committee
2014 NARPM® Sacramento Chapter Member of the Year
2015 NARPM® Sacramento Chapter President
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Property Managers

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Brian Fitzgerald
Property Manager-Business Development Manager

Brian brings with him the experience of managing new luxury apartments communities, overseeing renovations on value-added properties, to the management of portfolios of hundreds of single family rental assets in the nearly 20 years spent in the property management field. Brian has been working not only as a Property Manager but now has taken on the role as HomeRiver's Business Development Manager of Northern CA

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Susan Spencer
Client Services

Susan began working in the California Rental industry in 2012, with another Property Management firm, then joined Home River Group in 2019 as an Assistant Property Manager, with a strong background in managing single family homes. Susan holds a degree in Landscape Architecture from UC Davis and her passions include growing orchids and beekeeping. Susan is a California native and is married with 2 grown sons.

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Denise McCoy
Senior Property Manager

Denise McCoy started her property management career 26 years ago when she was hired as an entry level multi-family Leasing Agent for Avalon Bay Communities. In 2006, Ms. McCoy became a licensed Real Estate Sales Agent. During the downturn in the market in 2008, Denise shifted her focus to residential management. Since joining Homeriver in 2016, Denise continues to enhance her problem solving skills and improve communication across all channels.  Denise's passion is grounded in her ability to maintain a mutually beneficial partnership between owners and tenants.    

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Tina McCardle
Senior Property Manager

Tina McCardle was a full time real estate agent before she joined HomeRiver Group in 2019 as Residential Property Manager. Tina speaks both English and Mandarin. She manages single family homes and residential multi family in the greater Sacramento area. Tina is an active member in the National Association of Residential Property Managers ( NARPM), a leader in residential property management, and serves in the NARPM Member Services Committee. Her goal is to serve and help provide resources for other residential property management professionals.

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Debbie Romero
Property Manager

Debbie is originally from Seaside, CA and moved to Sacramento to pursue a career in Criminal Justice. While attending California State University Sacramento, she was hired as a leasing agent at her place of residence in 2012. While working towards obtaining her BA in criminal justice she became very passionate in the property management industry and worked her way up to Community Director throughout the years. In 2016 she decided to enter the real estate industry and obtained her Real Estate license and closed a couple transactions. Since 2012 she has been in the Property Management and real estate industry all while holding a Bachelors of Science in Criminal Justice with a minor in Sociology from CSUS in 2013.

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Jonathan Rodrian
Property Manager

Jonathan is a licensed real estate agent with experience in both commercial and residential properties. Prior to joining HomeRiver Jonathan spent 10 years collecting his real estate experience working with large real estate firms in the greater Sacramento area.

Jonathan possess over 20 years experience in the construction industry as a licensed contractor. Strong customer service skills and his background serve him well tending to the needs of the clients and tenants here at HomeRiver.

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Joseph Drew
Property Manager

Joseph is a licensed real estate agent with experience in both residential sales and management. Prior to joining HomeRiver he spent more than a decade working directly as a listing agent serving the Greater Sacramento area. Focusing on Downtown Sacramento to Elk Grove, Joseph enjoys working with owners and tenants throughout the rental process.

A graduate of the University of the Pacific. He has made his home in Elk Grove with his wife and their two daughters since 2002. In his free time he can be found cheering on his daughters as they play soccer.

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Davina Stoneham
Property Manager

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Avelina Presley
Property Manager - Multi Family

Avelina "Avey" Presley joined our team as an Assistant Property Manager at the beginning of 2021. She has 7+ years of industry experience ranging from student housing to conventional multi-family housing management. Customer Service has been a focus of her career, and being able to provide exceptional service to our clients and tenants makes her day every time. She loves living in the Sacramento area with her dog, Spencer, and cats, Shady and Hagrid.

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Julie Veliz
Leasing Agent

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Resident Coordinators

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Kathy Chavez
Senior Resident Coordinator

Kathy began her HRG Sacramento career in 1993 as an assistant property manager and she has worked her way up to Office Manager. She oversees the activities of the three HRG Sacramento offices. She works hard to keep everyone and everything on track.

Kathy is married...she has two grown daughters and is very proud of her two year old grandson!

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Tina Knott
Resident Coordinator

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Haley Tilley
Resident Coordinator

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Brenda Doshier
Resident Coordinator

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Property Services

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Heather Wooden
Manager of Property Services

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Dara Ngeth
Maintenance Coordinator

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Melanie Fejeran
Maintenance Coordinator

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Dennis Peterson
Dennis Peterson
Field Inspector

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Maintenance Team

Greg Douglas
General Contractor

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Brad Sastini
Plumbing Contractor

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Santos Acosta

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Aleksandr Gorbochuk

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Adam Castro

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