Our team

The Somerville Strata Management leadership team are more than just strata management experts, they care about the their customers and staff who live in the local community.


Management team

John Edwards
Branch manager

John plays a significant role in leading the team at Somerville Strata Management to deliver superior customer service. Having been in the business for more than 13 years, he brings a wealth of industry experience having extensive knowledge of the local market and direct strata management experience which has proven to be of great value to his staff and customers.

John is a licensed real estate agent, and a licensed strata manager.

Marie Maire
Senior strata manager

Maria manages strata plan number one – the first plan of its kind to be registered in New South Wales. She is also one of our longest serving staff members, having been with the business since 1980. Maria is a licensed strata manager and holds a real estate licence. She manages an extensive strata and company title portfolio located across the many suburbs of Sydney

Maria has extensive exposure to a large variety issues and problems, including attending a number of Department of Fair Trading mediations sessions on behalf of strata committees.


Strata managers

James Adamo
Strata manager

James has previously spent over ten years in the cleaning and maintenance industry where he managed his own company and maintained over 100 strata buildings.

He enjoys a very strong relationship with all his customers, and understands what is required for the successful running of a strata scheme.

Jamil Harb
Strata manager

Jamil has been a part of the business since he commenced his traineeship. Since then, he has built a reputation for being a diligent and dedicated team member.

Jamil has proved to be an integral part of the team who is always readily available to service our customers. He holds a Strata Managing Agents certificate.

Rita Haddad
Strata manager

Having commenced her real estate career in 2002, Rita has gained extensive experience across a range of real estate disciplines, including strata management and property management.

Rita is a licenced real estate agent, licenced strata manager and a registered property valuer. She has been affiliated with Somerville since 2005, and currently manages a portfolio of buildings throughout Sydney, including inner west, eastern suburbs and western suburbs.

Rita’s dedication, excellent organisational skills, ambition, determination and strong work ethic are the keys to her outstanding performance within a very competitive industry.

Bianca Birchill
Strata manager

Bianca has been at Somerville for more than a decade. She holds a Certificate IV in Business Administration and a Strata Managing Agent’s certificate.

Bianca performs her duties diligently and her bright and sparkling personality shines through every working day. She manages a diverse strata portfolio and shows a real passion and remarkable work ethic.