Company Mission Statement:
Walker Schooler District Managers’ people have a track record of helping to build great projects, companies, communities, and neighborhoods in our City. We have decades of experience and you can rely on us to be committed to making you successful. We consistently bring the skills, energy and commitment to ensure that our part of the team, the Special District, is efficient and effective as your project matures. We can’t wait to start!
Terry E. Schooler, Founder and Consultant
Mr. Schooler has over 35 years of professional experience in all phases of special district management, land development, entitlement, and construction management. He is an expert in property enhancement and acquisition, coordinating, planning and engineering professionals. Mr. Schooler has extensive experience working with regulatory staff and governmental agencies.
Kevin Walker, President
Kevin Walker has over 40 years in the business of real estate planning, development, and management in a variety of positions in the greater Pikes Peak region. Kevin has been involved in Title 32 special districts since 1986 with the formation and bond issuance of the Northgate Public Building Authority. Since then, he is involved in the formation and operations of more than 40 special districts as an officer and manager. Armed with a master’s degree in City Planning, Kevin has worked for public agencies and major community developers as well as a principal in a number of his projects, Kevin has lived in Colorado Springs for his entire professional career. Married with 4 children and 5 grandchildren, Kevin has senior management and marketing responsibility for Walker Schooler District Managers. As an owner of the business, Kevin takes great pride in the customer service focus of the company and is always available to talk to clients, residents, ratepayers and anyone who comes in contact with Walker Schooler District Managers!
Susan Gonzales, CPA, Director of District Accounting Services
Susan joined Walker Schooler District Managers in March of 2021. Susan will be responsible for preparing all of the Districts Budgets, Accounting for all District Bonds, and Overseeing all District Audits. Susan has 35 years of accounting experience, with 7 years of district accounting. She graduated from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. She obtained and has maintained her license as a Certified Public Accountant for over 20 years.
Rebecca Hardekopf, District Manager
Rebecca joined Walker Schooler District Managers in 2015 and has primary responsibility for direct management of our Districts. Rebecca is a growing partner to the President of our company while routinely monitoring staff, communities, clients, and our customers. She is a College Graduate holding a degree in Accounting and Criminal Justice with certifications in Bookkeeping, Community Association Management, and Certified Pool Operator. She is a Colorado native and loves the beauty that Colorado Springs has. She understands the priority to keep our communities growing and attractive for those who live here and those who visit. Her skills and knowledge make her a valued and resourceful employee for our clients and residents.
Riley Walker, Covenant Enforcement
Riley Walker joined Walker Schooler District Managers in the Summer of 2017 as a seasonal employee. He took on the role to manage Community checks, and more. He graduated from the University of Puget Sound in 2013 with a Bachelor’s in English. Being a Colorado Springs Native he brings a knowledge of the uniqueness that Colorado Springs holds to better serve our El Paso County communities. Starting in 2021, as a part-time employee, he will continue to help manage throughout our communities providing the proper assistance to the President of the Company and District Managers in our office. This helps ensure the company’s growth while providing more detail for our El Paso County communities.
Kristina Kulick, Administrative Professional
Kristina Kulick joined Walker Schooler District Managers in 2018. Kristina attends all Board meetings and transcribes the minutes as well as managing District websites and assisting with annual reporting. She moved to Colorado in 2016 from Dallas, Texas with her husband, son, and two dogs. Kristina’s diverse background and knowledge in customer service, administration, and property management will help Walker Schooler District Managers to continue to grow and become a successful company in all future endeavors.
Amber Hardekopf, Administrative Professional
Amber joined Walker Schooler District Managers in May of 2020. Amber currently is taking on the role for all services billing related to include receiving payments, processing customer statements, provide excellent customer service, and software data entry and tracking. Amber is a valued asset to the company by providing assistance to the District Managers on miscellaneous projects. Amber loves to spend her spare time outdoors with her family and explore all of the amazing and unique places Colorado has to offer. This quality in Amber and being a Colorado Springs native adds a value to WSDM by providing a historical knowledge on the community and an enthusiasm to keep the beauty Colorado has to offer by growing and serving the El Paso County area.
Sally Miran, Administrative Assistant
Sally joined Walker Schooler District Managers in February of 2022. Sally is the first face you see when you come into the office or first voice you hear when you call our office. She performs a wide range of various tasks including payment intake, district board meeting preparation, and office organization but her favorite part of the job is directly interacting with customers, working to best attend to their needs. Sally graduated from Colorado College in Dec 2021 with a Bachelor’s in Molecular Biology. While in college, she fell in love with Colorado Springs and El Paso County and knew she wanted to take an active role in helping this community grow and develop, which lead her to join Walker Schooler District Managers. She uses her love of the community and expertise to help keep the WSDM team on track, our customers happy, and our clients excelling.