As the vice president of operations, Erika is responsible for the implementation, management, supervision and evaluation of all operations related activities at VRPL. Erika started out in the Property Management field in 1990 as an Accounts Receivable Clerk for Tritor Developments. In 2000, she joined Bob Hann and his family at VRPL as one of the Property Managers. In 2010, she took over planning, directing and co-ordinating VRPL's operations.
Commercial Property Manager
Jane joined the VRPL accounting team in 2004, where she handled various financial related duties. In 2014, Jane accepted a position as Commercial Property Manager. She now oversees the day-to-day operations of VRPL's commercial sites including site inspections, liaising with tenants, and maintaining commercial records.
Residential Property Manager
Mary brings extensive administrative and clerical skills and is a recent addition to the VRPL Property Management team. Mary handles day to day tenant matters, liaisons with third party contractors and inspects the properties.
Residential Property Manager
Starting with VRPL as the receptionist, Andrea was promoted to the A/P department in 2010. In the spring of 2015, Andrea was promoted to Residential Property Manager. Andrea oversees and manages five residential buildings in the North Oshawa area. She performs regular inspections of the property, and ensures that the buildings are safe and well maintained. Andrea handles tenants' requests, enforces rental contract restrictions and creates and maintains accurate records on tenants, expenses and income.
Garett joined the VRPL team in August 2012 as Site Manager at 1760 Harbour Street. Shortly thereafter, Garett was transferred to a much larger facility requiring his expertise and experience in the management field. In the spring of 2015, Garett was promoted to Property Management, Storage Portfolio. In November 2016, Garett's portfolio was enhanced to include two residential buildings containing a combined 387 units.
Dionne joined VRPL in 2006 as Payroll and Human Resources. Dionne ensures the highest degree of safety for VRPL employees and customers, by training staff on Health and Safety, ensuring the protection of information collected under the Privacy Act, and training staff on the standards under the Accessibility Act.
Controller, CPA CGA
Shabbir brings 15 years of experience in the property management/real estate industry. In November 2020, he accepted the challenge of guiding the Valiant team through the most difficult juncture in the company's 98-year history. Shabbir heads up Valiant's accounting team and ensures the timely and accurate processing of financial transactions.
Accounts Receivable Administrator
Amanda started her tenure at VRPL in 2011, in the roles of part-time rental clerk and receptionist. She quickly advanced to the accounting department, where she most recently assumed the Accounts Receivable position.
In this role, Amanda is responsible for preparing deposits, processing rent adjustment forms, overseeing the storage site move-out process, handling pre-authorized payments and a host of related tasks.
Andri joined the Valiant team in June 2018, in the position of Rental Agent for our residential and storage sites. Andri holds an HR diploma and brings many years of experience in the administrative/ executive assistant field. Andri's duties include supporting the Property Managers as well as the Accounting Department with various duties.
Debbie spent the last two decades working for a local architectural and design firm. Debbie joined the VRPL staff in June 2016. Her day to day responsibilities include a wide range of administrative and office support activities for the owners and staff in order to facilitate the efficient operation of the organization.
Andrea brings with her many years of accounting experience. She joined the VRPL team in 2018, and is currently overseeing the Accounts Payable duties. In this role, she provides financial, clerical and administrative services to ensure efficient, timely and accurate payment of accounts under her control.