Christison Company was founded by Douglas B. Christison in January 1981 to continue providing services to common interest residential homeowners associations and builders.Prior to establishing the Christison Company, Mr. Christison had been a key individual in the consumer interests of this industry.He
was one of the original founders of the Executive Council of Home Owners a organization established in 1973 by volunteer unpaid directors of homeowners association.Mr. Christison
was elected as ECHO's first President and first Executive Director.In 1976 Mr. Christison
was appointed by Governor Jerry Brown's administration to serve on the Department of Real Estate's
Subdivision Advisory Committee. In addition to ECHO and the Department of Real Estate participation he has served as a co-founder of the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the Community Association Institute (SF-CAI), the California Legislative Action Committee (CLAC) of the Community Associations Institute, and the California Association of Community Managers (CACM).
capacity with these organizations he
continues to participate and has participated as State Chair of CLAC, President of SF-CAI
, Chief Financial Officer of CACM, National Director of Community Associations Institute
and a trustee of the Community Association
The Christison Company
has made many of the basic contributions to the science of management of Community Associations
and has participated in the formation of public policy and administrative regulations.
has participated through CAI
with National and International groups from Mexico, Australia, China, South Africa, United Kingdom, and Canada.