CACM - California Association of Community Managers is an organization com­prised of Managers practicing within the Common Interest Industry in the State of Cali­fornia, and their professional colleagues. CACM is the certifying body for the CCAM - Certified Community Association Manager, a designation earned by suc­cessful completion of four core courses, verification of industry experience, con­firmation of references, and agreement to adhere to a Code of Ethics.

CACM may be reached 23461 South Pointe Drive, Suite 200, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
(949) 916-2226 and by fax at (949) 916-5557 Website:

CAI - Community Associations Institute is a National organization of Common In­dustry Professionals. CAI is the certifying body for the PCAM - Professional Com­munity Association Manager and the AMS - Association Management Specialist.

CAI, nationally, may be reached at 225 Reinekers Lane, Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 548-8600 or by fax at (703) 684-1581 Website:

CAI, S.F. Bay Area Chapter may be reached at 2440 Camino Ramon, Suite 273, San Ramon, CA 94583
Phone: (925) 355-1926 Fax: (925)355-1784 E-mail: Website:

ECHO - Educational Community for Homeowners is a California organization "By, Of and For Homeowners" and is geared to serving board members of homeowners associa­tions.

ECHO may be reached at 1602 The Alameda, Suite 10, San Jose, California 95126
(408) 297-3246 or by fax at (408) 297-3517 Website: