Meet the Team

RPM Team-2022

Sue Richey » Principal Broker

Sue Richey

Sue manages the real estate sales operations and helps our agents with sales and rental transactions. Sue has been a licensed Realtor since 1998 and has worked extensively in the Northern Virginia market. She is also responsible for marketing efforts for Richey Property Management.

Craig Richey » COO, Owner

Craig Richey

Craig oversees the daily management operations and staff to ensure all owners and tenants are well taken care of. He is always working to improve processes, procedures and service to ensure all our clients receive the highest level of care possible.

David Buckingham » Director of Property Management Operations & Associate Broker

David Buckingham

David oversees the daily operations for property management & leasing and works closely with the team to help with issues and to improve overall operations and our client experience.

Calvin McGettigan » Business Development Manager

Calvin McGettigan

Calvin will be your initial point of contact when you reach out to Richey Property Management. He will take the time to discuss what we offer and help you determine what property management services you need. Calvin came to us from a hospitality background. He has brought an excellent customer service attitude to Richey Property Management, which we are pleased to have embraced throughout the organization. In his spare time, you can find Calvin either playing or coaching youth soccer. He is also an avid supporter of the Special Olympics.

Cathleen Paul » Property Manager

Cathleen Paul

Cathleen is the primary point of contact for owners and tenants.  She is the “go to” person and will get answers to your questions.  She oversees all maintenance for our managed properties and she arranges the move in/move out process and handles all security deposit dispositions.   

Jorge Suarez » Property Manager

Jorge Suarez

Jorge has extensive knowledge in home construction and worked for a home inspection company for 5 years prior to getting into property management in 2017. This home construction background along with 20 years of customer service oriented work experience gives him all the tools to be a great asset to the clients he serves. Jorge is also a licensed Realtor and works with clients to list homes for rent. Outside of work, Jorge enjoys stand up comedy and live music. He loves helping people and establishing long-lasting connections. Jorge is a graduate of Marymount University with a BS for Cellular & Molecular Biology.

Mark Clawson » Property Manager

Mark Clawson

Mark is a Property Manager who has extensive knowledge in residential home remodeling, specifically in kitchens and baths. Mark enjoys working with people and his background in construction project management and real estate keeps him focused on the details. When he’s not working he enjoys spending time with his family and kids. When they aren’t available you can find him engaged on a home project, on the golf course or fishing in a nearby pond.

Niko Henry » Property Manager

Niko Henry

Niko is a Property Manager who helps our tenants with issues at their residences and getting in touch with Vendors to solve those problems. Niko graduated from James Madison University with a BS in Communication Studies. After graduating Niko decided he wanted to get into Real Estate because of his background working at multiple construction companies. His true passion is helping people and making genuine connections with everyone. While Niko is not at work, you will find him hanging out with friends or watching any of the Philadelphia sports teams.

Colin Richey

Colin Richey

Colin is a licensed Realtor and helps our clients with Leasing, Selling and Buying. Colin is a graduate of Virginia Tech with a double major in Finance and Real Estate. After working in financial consulting, Colin decided to join the family business and bring his strengths to help Richey PM. He has worked in many areas of the business but truly enjoys marketing and helping clients get their properties rented or sold and helping connect others with the right home. In his spare time, there is a good chance you will find him at a DC United game.

Diego Zeron » Leasing Support

Diego Zeron

PDiego is part of the support team that assists our Leasing team and Realtors. Diego is a graduate of Texas A&M, class of '09, with a Bachelors's in Economics. He has been working in the customer service and information technology industries for over 10 years and joined Richey Property Management in 2019. Diego enjoys gathering, organizing, and presenting information for multi-level company processes as well as providing support to company projects and tasks. He likes to spend his weekends with the family in the great outdoors, either fishing or hiking a scenic trail!

Erika Sivertsen » Finance and Systems Manager

Erika Sivertsen

Erika is responsible for all financial and systems within the company. She sets up new client accounts and manages money in and out of every owner’s and tenant’s account within our software. Erika also manages leases and other documents required for owners and tenants.



Noreen works closely with our Finance and Systems Manager and has worked in the property management field for 7+ years. She is responsible for posting tenant rent payments, reviews new client accounts, assists Property Managers with tenant move-ins, and assists owners and tenants with questions or concerns.

Kim Lawhorn » Realtor

Kim Lawhorn

Metro West Realty welcomes Kim Lawhorn. A wife and stay at home mom of high school twins, she is embarking on a new career in Real Estate sales and rentals. Getting back into the workforce proves to be both challenging and exciting. Upon receiving her license in October 2012 and recently completing her post-licensing classes, Kim has had the opportunity to build her clientele by finding rentals for young couples and even a retiree. She is eager, friendly, accommodating and committed to making sure you receive the best service possible.

With a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts and minor in Marketing from Virginia Commonwealth University and having owned a successful retail business, Kim is highly motivated to help you with finding the right home for you. She is a member of the Northern Virginia Area Realtors and has lived in Fairfax for eight years. Rental experience covers Fairfax, Reston and Sterling areas. Referrals are always welcomed.

Kim enjoys spending time with her family, attending her kids sporting events, running, decorating and shopping. In this fast paced area we live in, she can help you relax with confidence that your needs will be met.

Rick Costa » Associate Broker

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Rick Costa has been an active Realtor in Northern Virginia since 2002. While he works with all types of clients, he specializes in locating properties for investors, construction contractors and builders. His areas of expertise include Arlington, City of Alexandria, Fairfax County, Prince William County and Loudoun County. Rick enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and is fluent in Portugese and Spanish.

Sue Fitzhugh » Realtor

Sue Fitzhugh

Sue has been a licensed Realtor since 2003 and has helped many sellers and buyers over the years. She is very knowledgeable about the local market and is active in community activities.