The team at Girard Management is dedicated to making our renters feel at home by providing outstanding customer service, prompt maintenance response, and homey apartments.




Emily Doyle

Emily Doyle is the founding partner and President of Girard Management.  She coordinates the long-term strategy of the company, along with handling the primary accounting responsibilities.  Prior to founding Girard, Emily was a financial analyst and internal auditor at Ecolab for 7 years.  She graduated from the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management with a degree in finance and lives in Minnetonka with her husband and partner in Girard, Ryan, and their three children.


Scott Krzmarzick

Scott joined Girard Management in its infancy and has grown with the company.  He began as a Leasing Associate and overtime has become our Operations Manager.  He manages our maintenance team to ensure properties are operating efficiently and kept in good condition, along with monitoring budgeted spending and managing capital projects. On the leasing and management side, Scott monitors and adjusts vacancy and rates as the market shifts, and assists in Account Receivable functions.

Scott holds a MN Real Estate License and completed the MMHA Certified Residential Manager program.  Aiding in curb appeal, Scott also worked in landscaping for 7 years, the last 3 as a foreman.  He attended the University of Minnesota and graduated from Anoka High School.


Judy Krzmarzick

Judy brings great management skills to the team after a career spent as a retail store manager.  Judy is a Leasing Associate at Girard Management and is our Turnover Specialist, as she is able to manage many details in regards to move-ins, move-outs, and resident requests.  As a resident, you will receive a call from Judy if you have a question or concern regarding your lease or apartment.

After shifting careers in the 70’s from a hair stylist to store manager and then to Leasing Associate, Judy notices many small details around the properties, which greatly aids to the portfolio’s curb appeal.

Judy completed the MMHA Certified Residential Manager program.  She graduated from DeLyle’s Academy of Beauty Culture and Comfrey High School.



Tim Sokoloski

Tim joined Girard Management in 2006 and is our most experienced Maintenance Technician.  Tim is a solid leader for the Maintenance Team and has been a mentor and educator for team.  Along with his skill set, Tim’s patience and experience allows him to “step-back” for a moment to determine to best action for repairs and maintenance.

Tim has been practicing the maintenance and repair of properties for most of his career.  He holds a 2nd-class C Boiler’s License and a Pool & Spa Certificate. After graduating from Washburn High School, Tim spent 4 years with the U.S. Coast Guard-Helo, attended Hennepin Technical College for Electrical and A/C Refrigeration studies, and spent 1 year as a plumber’s assistant.



Kevin Leigh

Kevin brings with him a wealth of knowledge with many years of experience, and is highly skilled with electrical issues.