Marcella Hvinden, CMCA

President, Accell Property Management


Marcella Hvinden is the President of Accell Property Management, Inc. She began her working career as a pharmacy clerk in 1979. Marcella attended El Camino College, graduating with an Associate’s Degree in 1985. Then, in 1986, she changed her career path and began working for Union Bank, where she started as a Bank Teller, and then moved to the Wire Desk.

In 1988, Marcella changed her career path, again, and began working for a Property Management Company in a retirement community. In 1989, she began serving on the Board of Directors for the Homeowners Association, in which she lived, where she met Steve and Sandra Feistel.

In 1996, Marcella began working for Accell Property Management, Inc. as a Customer Service Manager. She was in training to be a Property Manager when she applied for, and obtained, an accounting clerk position. From there, she worked her way up to Vice President of Accounting Services. She managed a staff of 10 and oversaw all aspects of the accounting department. Marcella served on Executive Committee of Accell Property Management, Inc. and has been influential in the day to day operation.

In 2018 Marcella was named Accell’s President.

Marcella is a Certified Manager of Community Associations (CMCA) through the Community Associations Institute (CAI). She is active in CAI Orange County Chapter, serving on the California Legislative Action Committee (CLAC). In February 2016, she won Committee Member of the Year for her service on the CLAC Committee. In 2018 Marcella, began serving as co-chair of the CAI Orange County Chapter, California Legislative Action Committee (CLAC).



Monica Ghasri

Vice President of Operations, Accell Property Management


A native of Southern California, Monica Ghasri has been a team member of Accell for over twelve years. She previously held the positions of Director of Community Services and Community Service Manager. Monica has been promoted to Vice President of Operations. She earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Management. Prior to joining Accell Property Management, Monica worked in the construction industry as a project coordinator.



Marcus Vo

Director of Accounting, Accell Property Management

Marcus Vo is of Vietnamese heritage but spent most of his life in Denmark.

In 2012, he obtained his Masters degree, majoring in International Business and minoring in Accounting at Aalborg University.

Marcus’ international presence includes countries such as Germany, Hong Kong and Taiwan where he was in Corporate Accounting and Business Administration.

In 2012, Marcus Vo began his career in the United States when he moved to the United States from Denmark to join his family in California.

Marcus recently joined the Accell Family in August 2018 as the new Director of Accounting. Prior to joining Accell PM, Marcus’ worked in commercial and multi-family real estate.

When Marcus isn’t planning his next great adventure, he enjoys spending time gardening, working on his home and taking care of his 3 pups.