HOA Academy

HOA Board of Directors Training Resources

We offer a wide range of classes to educate Boards on the ins and outs of HOA responsibilities. Due to current circumstances and social distancing practices, we are working to offer virtual classes in lieu of in-person courses. If you are interested in attending one of the below classes offered, please contact us at academy@nowackhoward.com to confirm availability. We are available to answer any questions. Here are the types of HOA Board of Directors training offered to our clients and community managers:

  • Board Communications
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Collections
  • HOA Restrictions & Rules
  • Legal Compliance
  • Governance

Board Member Training Classes 

Training Courses are open to all NowackHoward retainer clients and their community managers. These courses are held the third Wednesday of each month at 12:15 PM. Registration links are sent out via email to Retainer clients two weeks prior to the event.

GoTo Webinar Virtual Platform
12:15 PM – 1:30 PM 

January 17, 2023

Welcome to the Board

Instructors: George Nowack, Shelby Purdue

February 15, 2023

Law Seminar – 2022’s Top Cases

Instructors: Julie Howard

March 15, 2023

Collections 101

Instructors: Vicky Sand, Victoria Baggett

April 19, 2023

ADA, FHA and Pool Rules

Instructors: Bill Gourley

May 24, 2023

Litigation: Defending the Board

Instructors: Jason LoMonaco, Daniel Moore

June 21, 2023

Rentals and Amendment procedures

Instructors: George Nowack

July 19, 2023

Advanced Collections for Boards

Instructors: Vicky Sand, Victoria Baggett

August 30, 2023

Advanced Litigation

Instructors: Jason LoMonaco, Bill Gourley

September 21, 2023

Preparing for Your Annual Meetings

Instructors: Shelby Purdue, Julie Howard

October 25, 2023

Anniversary Hot Topics

Instructors: The Attorneys of NowackHoward

November 15, 2023

Year in Review

Instructors: Julie Howard, George Nowack

Manager Continuing Education Classes

These complimentary classes are each approved by the Georgia Real Estate Commission for three continuing education credits. Online registration must be completed ahead of time at which time you will need to provide your Georgia Real Estate Commission license number to ensure proper credit is received for attendance.

GoTo Webinar Virtual Platform
10:00am to 1:00pm 

April 12, 2023

Advanced Collections Practices

Instructors: Vicky Sand, Victoria Baggett

October 5, 2023

Hot Topics in Litigation

Instructors: Jason LoMonaco, Bill Gourley


NowackHoward 7th Anniversary: Hot Topics

Instructors: Partners of NowackHoward

Legal advice

NowackHoward’s knowledge of case law and their litigation success on behalf of community associations are both inspiring and comforting in that you are certain that you are getting sound legal advice.

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The most knowledgeable and effective condominium and homeowner association attorneys in Georgia. We are a full-service law firm dedicated to serving the needs of community association boards with in-house general servicing, collections, and litigation teams - NowackHoward is the counsel every community needs.

General Services

General Services

A full range of legal services for community associations including: governing document interpretation, amendments and restatements, covenant and rule enforcement.

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Low-cost, high-value collection programs for our community association clients including: collection demand letters, lien filing services and foreclosures, garnishment, bankruptcy representation.

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Representation from lawyers who know Georgia HOA law. We'll advocate for your community association's interests and protect your rights in all Georgia state and federal courts.

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