CAROLYN D. DECKER

Director Profile: CAROLYN D. DECKER

CAROLYN D. DECKER

CAROLYN D. DECKER

Executive Director










Education

San Diego Miramar College, 1995

Affiliations and Memberships

Association of Legal Administrators (ALA)
San Diego Miramar College Paralegal Program Advisory Committee Member
The Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM)

Overview

Carolyn Decker joined Epsten Grinnell & Howell, APC in 2016 and is an integral part of the Executive Management Team. She is responsible for overseeing all business operations including finance, information technology, human resources, records, facilities, daily office operations and for leading a broad range of change initiatives.

With 14 years of professional experience in senior law firm management, Carolyn’s skills and experience compliment the firm’s objective to provide excellent professional legal services to our clients while maintaining the continued stability of the firm.

Carolyn strongly believes in giving back to the community and is a supporter of many worthwhile organizations including Children’s Heritage Foundation, California PTA, American Cancer Society and local area youth sports organizations.

An active member of the San Diego Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators, Carolyn has held various leadership positions within the organization over the years. She is also a member of The Society for Human Resources Management and an Advisory Committee Member of the San Diego Miramar College Paralegal Program.

Carolyn was raised in San Diego, has two adult children and enjoys learning to golf and spending quality time with friends and family.







TIFFANY L. CHRISTIAN

Director Profile: TIFFANY L. CHRISTIAN

TIFFANY L. CHRISTIAN

TIFFANY L. CHRISTIAN

Director of Marketing and Client Relations










Education

Grossmont College, 2000
University of Phoenix, 2006

Affiliations and Memberships

Legal Marketing Association (LMA)
Community Associations Institute (CAI)
California Association of Community Managers (CACM)

Overview

Tiffany Christian joined Epsten Grinnell & Howell, APC in January of 2015. She began her marketing career in 2001 and obtained her degree in Business Marketing from the University of Phoenix in 2006.

Tiffany is responsible for the firm’s Annual Legal Symposia, an educational event attended by nearly a thousand Southern California community association managers and board members. Tiffany coordinates the publication of the firm’s annual Community Association Law Resource Book, is responsible for the firm’s website and handles all aspects of social media, marketing, graphic design, advertising, event coordination, corporate branding, team building and client relations.

As an active member of the Community Associations Institute (CAI) and the California Association of Community Managers (CACM), Tiffany is a member and former chair of CAI San Diego’s Community Outreach committee, formerly PR & Marketing (2013-Present, chair 2016-2017), is the chair of CAI Greater Inland Empire’s Country Faire event committee, formerly Promenade des Arts (2017-Present), is a member of CAI Coachella Valley’s Bowling Committee (2016-Present) and is a member of CAI Coachella Valley’s Volunteer Committee (2017-Present). Tiffany obtained the CAI Educated Business Partner distinction in 2013 and has received numerous awards, including CAI San Diego’s 2015 Committee Volunteer of the Year Award, CAI Greater Inland Empire’s 2016 Committee of the Year Award, CAI Coachella Valley’s 2017 & 2018 Above and Beyond Award and CAI-Greater Inland Empire’s 2018 Committee Chair of the Year Award.

A San Diego native, Tiffany is married with two children, enjoys walking and traveling and is an active participant in the local community as a former Executive Board Member for her local Little League and as a current Girl Scout Troop leader.