Sarita Gonzales is an Operations Specialist, where she works closely with Kay Nilakantan and the management team to onboard new Samuels & Associates properties and developments and assist with special projects. Having grown up in India and Singapore, she brings 25 years of hospitality and property management experience to the Samuels team.
Prior to Samuels, she was the General Manager at Aimco One Canal where she led the lease up of a luxury property in Boston’s North End together with the development, marketing and financial teams. As a result, she met objectives ahead of schedule and achieved exceptional resident satisfaction. She also worked at Avalon Bay in North Point as a general manager and held management positions at the Mandarin Oriental and Four Seasons Hotels in Boston.
Sarita holds a bachelor’s degree in Hotel Management from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and a Hotel Management Certification with The Singapore Hotel Association and Lausanne, Switzerland. In her spare time, she volunteers with Rosie’s Place and animal shelters, exercises, reads, and spends time with her family and pets.