CFM was originally formed by the husband and wife team of Herbert & Linnea Krauss in 1975. After the death of Mr. Krauss in 1980, Mrs. Krauss (nee Juarez) took over the company changing the name of the firm to CFM and retaining only the contract service related to Common Interest Developments.
The company’s President is Linnea Juarez, PCAM, CCAM. Linnea is a graduate of California State University at Chico. She received her Standard Secondary Teachers Credential in 1969. Stacie Donnelly PCAM, CCAM, Linnea’s daughter, is the CFO and co-owner in the firm.
Linnea Juarez is a founding member of CACM, California Association of Community Managers. Mrs. Juarez was awarded the PCAM (Professional Community Association Manager) designation in May 1990 from CAI (Community Associations Institute). She was among the first 35 managers in the State of California to receive the CCAM (Certified Community Association Manager) certification in February 1993.