Video: LARCS Meet the Candidates Night

The Meet the Candidates Night for the LARCS Board of Director election was held at the Oak Knoll Village Clubhouse at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 17.

Anne Marie Yuhas and Joya Celik, the two candidates running for one open seat on the LARCS Board of Directors, were articulate and enthusiastic as they shared their experience, qualifications, and interest in serving the community as voting LARCS Board members.

Learn more about the election and read the candidate statements on the LARCS Annual Election page.

The LARCS Selection Meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 5, 2024, at 7:00 pm at the Oak Knoll Village Club.

Ladera Ranch Maintenance Corporation has chosen to use TIEiVOTE™ online voting for your LARCS Annual Election of Directors. The online system offers you an easy way to vote safely, quickly, and cost-effectively.

Simply visit and enter the username and password provided to you via email from or by first-class mail. Make sure to use the exact username and password provided.

Please direct any questions about the election process or the enclosed balloting information to The Inspectors of Election at (888) 211-5332 or

Information on the Tieivote website includes:

  • Official Notice of the Meeting
  • LARMAC Election Process
  • Candidate Information Statements
  • Election and Voting Information
  • Election of Directors Ballot for Voting

Please read all of the information online carefully before completing your online Ballot. You can vote online from Friday, April 19, through Friday, May 31, 2024, at 5:00 p.m. The polls will close at that time, and The Inspectors of Election will tabulate the votes. The results will be announced at the LARCS Selection Meeting on Wednesday, June 5, 2024.

Please direct any questions about the voting site access or the election process to The Inspectors of Election at (888) 211-5332 or

Questions that candidates answered during the Meet the Candidates Night (see video time stamps) 

  • Welcome by Ashley Blair, LARCS Lifestyle Director (00:06)
  • Contacting TiE Vote (02:13)
  • Moderator: Ken Gibson, LARMAC General Manager (02:39)
  • Candidate Self Introductions (03:02)
  • What contributions do you feel you can provide if elected? (08:32)
  • What is your vision for the Ladera Ranch community in the next 3-5 years? (11:25)
  • Share your volunteer experience in Ladera Ranch (14:36)
  • What would be your strategy for evaluating vendor performance as a Board member? (16:32)
  • What ideas do you have to contain costs and ensure sound fiscal management while meeting the community’s needs? (19:30)
  • What goals do you have to continue to improve the website and encourage interaction with residents? (23:57)
  • How would you engage with the community to best determine the needs of the residents? (27:45)
  • How would you incorporate resident feedback into decisions regarding community events? (30:10)
  • What is the most important thing you want to see changed/improved upon during your tenure if elected? (32:35)
  • Describe the role of a LARCS Board member. (36:24) What is the primary functions of LARCS? (39:13)
  • Do you have a personal or business relationship with Ladera's builders or apartment owners? (41:26)
  • What is your primary objective for serving on the LARCS board? (42:28)
  • Closing remarks: Ashley Blair (44:12)