Community Association Management Services’ Nicole Gugel earns CMCA Designation

February 23, 2023

Community Association Management Services (CAMS), North and South Carolina’s premier community management company, is pleased to announce that Nicole Gugel, a community manager in its Columbia, South Carolina, region, has received Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA®) designation by the Community Association Managers International Certification Board (CAMICB). Gugel joins more than 20,000 CMCAs worldwide.

Gugel joined the CAMS team in 2021 as a manager-in-training and now manages a portfolio of single-family homes, condominiums, and the University of South Carolina tailgating facilities.

“Earning my CMCA has solidified my career as a community manager,” said Gugel. “The CMCA designation will allow me to continue to provide my boards with the guidance and expertise they expect from CAMS.”

Taylor Hayes, CMCA®, AMS®, vice president of CAMS’ Columbia, South Carolina, region, is thrilled to see Gugel pursuing her industry credentials.

“I’m proud of Nikki for reaching this milestone in her community management career,” said Hayes. “She is a hardworking, positive person, and I can’t wait to see what she achieves next!”


About Community Association Management Services

In business for over 31 years, CAMS is North and South Carolina’s premier community management company. With experienced local managers in each of its nine regions, CAMS is dedicated to providing innovative solutions to the community associations it serves. Additionally, CAMS was featured on Inc. Magazine’s 2022 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. To learn more, visit