The Romero Group is a local Property Management firm with substantial organizational depth and experience, totally committed to the Roaring Fork Valley. Our team brings a spectrum of complementary skills to support our Association and Special District Management clients.

The Romero Group has combined experience of over 75 years with our principals and tenured team members. Led by Dwayne Romero, The Romero Group has considerable experience and a distinct operating model encompassing all facets of Association Property Management and Special District Management, including:

  • Leadership in Management & Administrative Services
  • Licensed Community Association Managers
  • Accounting, Bookkeeping and Treasury Services
  • Maintenance and Engineering Services
  • Certified Water Systems Professionals
  • Capital Projects Management Services



Dwayne RomeroPresident & CEO

Dwayne Romero has over two decades of real estate development, management, and investment, experience specializing in mountain resort communities in the Rocky Mountains. He is the former President of Related Colorado, an operating division of Related Companies, the $20 billion international real estate development and investment firm headquartered in New York. As President, Romero led all aspects of business planning and overall direction of these properties and operating assets.



Shawn GleasonChief Financial Officer

Shawn Gleason has over a decade of experience in real estate development, management and investment, specializing in mountain resort communities in the Rocky Mountains. He is the former Vice President of Accounting & Finance of Related Colorado, an operating division of Related Companies, the $20 billion international real estate development and investment firm headquartered in New York.


Jim Korpela

Jim KorpelaChief Operating Officer

Jim Korpela has over 18 years of experience in special district and association management, property management, guest services and real estate development management. He is the former Director of Maintenance and Engineering for Snowmass Hospitality. His primary focus was to oversee the Central Plant and operations and maintenance at Base Village. Responsibilities included Central Plant budgeting, energy and efficiency initiatives, project management, maintenance management, service contract administration and capital improvements.



Jerome SimecekVice President of Operations

Jerome Simecek has over 25 years of experience in association management, property management, guest services and hotel operations management. He is the former Director of Operations for over two hundred condominiums managed by Snowmass Hospitality and had various levels of responsibility for the 12 Homeowners Associations managed by Snowmass Hospitality.



Lisa PriceProperty Manager

Lisa Price has been living in the Roaring Fork Valley for the past 16-years. She has a extensive experience in real estate, property management and hospitality management. Lisa Price is a licensed Community Association Manager as well as a licensed Realtor. She recently acted as the Director of Sales for the Residences at Viceroy, selling whole ownership condominiums.


Dan SchiesserSenior Project Manager

Misty RichardsonController

Misty Richardson moved to Aspen/Snowmass in 2008 when Kimpton Hotels transferred her from Salt Lake City as a staff accountant for Hotel Monaco to the Sky Hotel in Aspen as the Front Office Manager/Assistant General Manager. Since the Sky Hotel, Misty has worked in property management in the Aspen/Snowmass area for 7 years. Her experience in property management ranges from general administration, front desk, reservations, HR manager, HOA accountant, and rental property accounting. She has worked with The Romero Group partners since 2012.


Jennifer O'Keeffe

Jennifer O'KeeffeProperty Manager

Jennifer has been in the Roaring Fork Valley for over two decades. She has an extensive background in administration, marketing and project management that was honed in the hospitality, media and small business worlds. Prior to her tenure at The Romero Group, Jennifer owned two small businesses (landscaping and graphic design) and worked for the Aspen Skiing Company for 12 years in marketing and administration.


Debra BullockProperty Manager

Debra moved from Scottsdale to the Valley with her family in 1989 after being offered a job managing a retail store in Aspen.   Her career background also includes 16 years as a surgical/ dental assisting and most recently, 13 years as a paralegal.  She is currently a fitness trainer and transcriptionist for the City of Glenwood Springs Downtown Development Authority Board for 10 years.  In the 90’s, Debra and her husband assisted in development and sales of what is known as River Meadows, in Glenwood Springs.   She continued on with management of the community for 5 years until she and her family moved to rural Garfield County outside of the New Castle.   Debra started working with the Romero Group in October 2018 and has since completed her certification as a Community Association Manager through Community Associations Institute.


Hank HaysProperty Manager

Hank moved to the valley in the early 90”s and has been in the hospitality and property management business ever since. He has an extensive background in administration, guest services and association management. He was formally with Snowmass Hospitality and was responsible for management of numerous Condominium Associations in Snowmass Village. He currently holds a Community Managers license in the State of Colorado.  His primary focus is management of the mid-valley properties and the Willits Center areas.



Laura Wilson
Laura WilsonAccountant
Robbin Sorensen
Robbin SorensenGuest Services
John Kenny
John KennyProperty Manager
Debra Bullock
Debra BullockProperty Manager
Adam Robison
Adam RobisonLicensed Water Professional
Ignacio Murillo
Ignacio MurilloMaintenance Supervisor
Moises Reyes
Moises ReyesMaintenance Supervisor
Eric Palleres
Eric PalleresMaintenance Supervisor
Carlos Cubias
Carlos CubiasMaintenance Supervisor
Robert Clay
Robert ClayMaintenance Supervisor
Troy Forbes
Troy ForbesProperty Manager
Joanne Harrison
Joanne HarrisonProperty Manager/Leasing Agent
Mario Gonzalez
Mario GonzalezLoading dock supervisor
Todd Stewart
Todd StewartAccountant
Richard Connelly
Richard ConnellyAssistant Property Manager
Jim Kuhn
Jim KuhnProject Manager
Cristina Buitron
Cristina BuitronAssistant Property Manager
Kristen Strope
Kristen StropeAccountant
Kit Morgan
Kit MorganAccountant
Michael Shaffer
Michael ShafferAccountant
Matthew Ciminelli
Matthew CiminelliAssistant Property Manager
Mark Viola
Mark ViolaProperty Manager
Nikki Durrett
Nikki DurrettAssistant Property Manager
Erica Franks
Erica FranksReception
Carol Ott
Carol OttHR Manager
Adrian Quezada
Adrian QuezadaMaintenance Technician III
Alex Martinez
Alex MartinezMaintenance Technician II
Tucker Danell
Tucker DanellMaintenance Technician II
Arturo Plazola
Arturo PlazolaMaintenance Technician II
Josue Herrera
Josue HerreraMaintenance Tech II