Vice President of Portfolio Operations

Shelley Dehne is Absolute Island Management’s Vice President of Portfolio Operations. Shelley oversees daily operations, investor relations and portfolio growth. Prior to joining AiM, Shelley accumulated 19 years in the multifamily industry. Shelley’s experience in the industry includes various leadership roles with multifamily companies from community and association manager, to regional manager, a portfolio comprised of over 10,000 units. Most recently she worked for local apartment association s as a director of education as well as a multifamily staffing director. Shelley received her Bachelor of Arts degree and Masters in Education from the University of Florida. It was during a summer break that she quickly discovered the multifamily industry was where her true passion was. Her career began in 1998 working for The Collier Companies, largest privately owned provider of student housing in the nation. In 2001, Shelley joined Julian LeCraw & Company where she remained until 2008 and then went on to work with other top management companies. Shelley holds a Community Association Manager license and is eager to put her experience and skillset to work for our clients and customers. Shelley is a native of Florida. However, still refers to New Hampshire as home since most of her youth was spent in the beautiful Granite State. She enjoys an occasional snow day, reading, running, hiking and spending time with her family and friends.