Meet The Team
Meet Your Rental Connection, Inc. Team Members
Jeanie CroesMPM®, RMP®Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
- YOUR RENTAL CONNECTION INC. is owned by Jeanie C. Croes MPM® RMP® who is a Florida native and a resident of Lakeland for over 50 years. Jeanie has over 30 years’ experience in residential property management and holds the designations Master Property Manager (MPM) and Residential Management Professional (RMP) awarded by the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM). Jeanie is a current member of the Lakeland NARPM Chapter, Tampa Bay Chapter of NARPM. A member of the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce, Charter Member of the Lakeland Metro Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), member of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) and proud recipient of the Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business Award for October 2000.
Dedra CloudRMP® - Office ManagerLicensed Florida Real Estate Broker Associate
Dedra Cloud RMP® and Broker Associate has been with Your Rental Connection Inc. Since 2005, over 16 years in the industry. She is a member of the National Association of Property Managers (NARPM®) and serves on the board of the Lakeland NARPM chapter as the Treasurer. Her Residential Management Professional (RMP®) designation sets her apart in the property management industry, showing her extensive management experience and industry education. Dedra is known for her integrity and sincerity in all her dealings. Property owners enjoy working with her and trust her with their investments. Whether this is your first investment property or the 30th property in your portfolio, Dedra goes above and beyond for all our owners no matter where they are in their real estate journey.
Here is what one owner had to say, “If you manage your own income properties you should stop what you’re doing and call Jeanie or Dedra at Your Rental Connection. These folks make a living MANAGING properties, not SELLING them, the result is a true worry-free experience. They get the job done better than I could ever do it myself. From placing new tenants, collecting the rent, to dealing with the maintenance, these folks are excellent.” - Chris C.
Brittany WhelchelLeasing & Marketing Specialist
- Brittany joined the YRC team in 2020. She is your first point of contact, you will often hear her friendly voice when you call in to the office. Brittany works hard behind the scenes processing applications, working with our attorney who prepares our lease agreements, and handling the day-to-day traffic of a busy property management office. From Marketing your property to placing a tenant into your investment home you can trust that Brittany does everything she can to create win-win situations for the owners and tenants involved in the process. Her marketing skills create an abundance of interest in your home giving us the opportunity to choose a very well qualified and screened applicant. Brittany is a Member the National Association of Property Managers (NARPM®) and serves on the Board as a Marketing and Event Chairman for the for the Lakeland NARPM Chapter. Just another way that Your Rental Connection Inc and staff give back to their community!