Ken Hawkins, the CEO of Amanica, is one of the most trusted and distinguished Brokers in Inland Empire. His 35 years of industry experience stems from a blend of real estate sales, property management, and even flipping homes. He’s known for his expert market knowledge and connection to the community because he is a Moreno Valley native himself. After graduating from Moreno Valley High School, he went on to achieve a degree in Accounting, started his career in real estate and attained his Broker’s license.
Ken created Amanica 15 years ago with the support of his wife, Elizabeth, and while raising their two daughters, Amanda and Jessica. Being that Ken is a family man, his goal was to encompass those same values into Amanica and create a family-oriented company in which invested in relationships, valued integrity and dedication, and upheld transparent communication. Ken has always established sincere connections with his clients in that he always has THEIR best interest at heart. His continuous client loyalty is proof that his devotion to his work is prominently recognized and remembered.
While he isn’t working, Ken loves spending quality time with his family, sailing on the weekends in San Diego, and trying out new recipes in the kitchen!
Broker/San Diego Office
Jessica Hawkins, a licensed Broker with Amanica, was born and raised in Southern California. She has been in the real estate and property management industry for 12 years. Jessica graduated from California State University, Northridge, with her Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Business Administration at the top 10% of her class. She continues to carry her high-achiever proactive attitude, problem-solving skills, and tireless drive throughout her professional life. After earning her degree, Jessica moved to beautiful San Diego, established our first branch office, and started expanding Amanica into San Diego County. She prides herself on her effective communication skills, transparency, work ethic and her passion to give nothing less than 5-star service to every single client.
Outside of her career, Jessica is actively involved in raising money for the American Cancer Society and participating in their annual Relay for Life. Her family’s history with the disease has created a close connection for her to the charity. She thoroughly enjoys giving back, as well as helping raise awareness and funds for those in need. On her time off, Jessica loves to spend quality time with her family and close friends.
Myra Garcia was born and raised in Southern California. She joined the Amanica family back in 2012 and has thrived exponentially through the company into her current property manager position. Myra is an advocate for her clients and works diligently to continuously promote their best interests. She is always optimistically exploring new ways to expand her knowledge and skillset in the business because she is very meticulous and conscientious in the work she does for her clients and the company overall.
Myra is extremely family oriented, thus, it’s very natural for her to treat others around her like family. When she is not working, she loves to cook, spend time with her husband and two sons, and travel.
Araceli Ramirez has become an esteemed team member of Amanica. She specializes in property management and is highly acknowledged by her clients and professionals in the field. Araceli is a market expert as she has lived in the Riverside County for the past 20 years. She is highly organized, strong-willed, and bilingual. Her impressive portfolio consists of 156 properties – ranging from a single-family residence, multi-family housing to even managing commercial buildings. Aside from her everyday property manager duties, she handles after hours emergency maintenance. She works tirelessly to ensure clients receive professional, and superior customer service.
Repair and Maintenance Coordinator