Paul Rogers, Community Manager
Paul has a long history in the manufactured home environment as his father has worked in management at Palm Harbor Homes for 40+ years. He has worked in setup and equipment for them as well. As a 4th generation Floridian, He has a degree in Business management from USF, and his last profession was working in the safety side of Fire Departments across the state of Florida. Paul is looking forward to many years with the residents at Walden Shores.
Melissa Achterhof, Office Manager
Originally from the Southwest Chicago suburbs, Melissa was an office assistant for over 5 years with a Christmas Light Installation Company “American Holiday Lights” out of the Chicago land area. Melissa was a competitive cheerleader during her teenage years and then a coach, which gives her a great attitude and team spirit, that she brings to Walden Shores. She loves spending time with her family and friends, going on vacations with her husband and 5 kids, boating, and watersports, and of course, enjoys spending time at the beaches as much as possible.
Chuck Valenti, Regional Operations Manager
With over 17 years of experience in the manufactured home industry, Chuck is excited to be a part of the Rickert family. He has lived in Florida for over 50 years and enjoys keeping communities running smoothly and solving problems.