Our Team

Committed to Excellence

At Hunter Strata Management, we understand that change is not always easy. Since 1996, we’ve been helping owners corporations of all sizes respond to industry transitions. These years of experience have taught us to always make our clients success our priority.

Our team of experts is ready to guide your owners corporation to a successful future.  Give us a call today to set up your first consultation.

Our Experts

Where the Passion Begins
Hunter Strata Management has a team of exceptional and results-driven leaders who love to work with our growing clientele. Our team is eager to learn, open to new ideas, technologies and are adaptable to the fast-changing and increasingly complex Strata environment. Read below to learn more about our exceptional team.

Aaron Abela

Director
Aaron is a current director and licensed Strata Manager with Hunter Strata. Prior to joining Hunter Strata Aaron worked for over 25 years in the finance industry and this is evident throughout his portfolio which contains both Strata & Community Association plans.

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Nathan Clarke

Licensed Strata Manager

Nathan joined the team at the beginning of 2020 bringing with him 15 years of Strata Management experience and 20 years within the property industry. Nathan brings with him skills and experience in managing all types of Strata and Community title property including complex Community Associations, large apartment complexes and BMC’s. He has completed his Masters in Business Administration degree in 2016 from the University of Newcastle which has assisted in how he views strata and community issues and how to think laterally on problem solving.

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Casey Haile

Licensed Strata Manager 
With almost 9 years’ experience working in the Strata Industry starting in a reception role then moving into repairs and maintenance for 5 years and finally onto Strata Management Casey has a thorough understanding of the strata legislation and requirements. Aside from managing Strata Schemes Casey also has experience in the management of Community Associations, Neighbourhood Precincts and BMC’s and always strives to provide a high level of customer service and communication with clients.

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Emma McDonald

Strata Manager

Emma started her Strata career in junior role as a receptionist to managing that same office. Emma is highly motivated and a well equipped Strata
Manager. Previous experience has allowed Emma to gain a broad knowledge of not only the procedures, but also the service and reliability required to create a successful and well managed strata scheme.

Growing up and working within the Hunter Valley region, Emma is familiar with a broad array of the area. This makes her highly advantageous to local schemes. Emma’s career history sees her portfolio span as far as Hawks Nest
to the Central Coast and all areas in-between.

Carol-Ann Cummings

Strata Manager

Carol-Ann joined Hunter Strata Management in 2020 with a background in Administration, Business & Event Management which lead her too the Strata Management path.

Having qualifications in Certificate IV Property Services & Administration with
Certificate of Registration in both Real Estate & Strata Management.
Carol-Ann hopes to become a Licenced Strata Manager.

Craig Walker

Strata Manager
Craig has been working in strata since 2006 and studied to become strata manager same year and in 2010 was promoted to Senior Strata Manager with the other Managers, Strata Assistants, Repairs & Maintenance reporting to himself. Craig brings with him skills in Account Reconciliation and Tax returns. Craig believes in building a relationship with Owners and have managed many of the same strata plans for well over 10 years. Craig is always still learning legislation every day!

NAOMI WICKS

Strata Manager
Naomi is from Orange NSW where she owned her own cafe at the age of 20. She moved to Newcastle in 2019 where her strata management career began as a strata assistant to two strata managers, moving her way up to becoming a registered strata manager and joining our team in 2021.

Naomi has a vast knowledge on the strata industry and its requirements. Naomi brings dependability and consistency with an old-fashioned hard work ethic; she goes beyond for her clients in her service.

DARRELL RYAN

Assistant Strata Manager
Darrell joined us in 2021 after 20 years’ experience in the Security Industry with a qualification in Risk Management. Darrell has worked on high profile defence sites and lead teams in heavy industry and large state government contracts. Darrell understands the value in great customer service to build even better relationships and is looking forward to this new path in his career in Strata Management.

Leanne Becker

Administrator
Leanne has been working in Real Estate Administration for over 25 years and is looking forward to learning more about Strata Management.  Leanne is here to support our Strata Management team in an administration role.

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Adam Campbell

Administrator
Adam joined Hunter Strata Management in 2021 with a background in Accounting and Book Keeping. Adam is looking forward to learning more about Strata Management. Adam is here to support our Strata Management team in an administration role.