NAR VP teams will serve as direct points of contact for the staff and leadership of the local, state, and MLS entities within each of the 13 regions.
Executive Outreach Regions by Number

Region 1 (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT)

Jessica Lautz

Jessica Lautz

VP, Demographics and Behavioral Insights
(202) 383-1155

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Mark Birschbach

SVP, Strategic Business Innovation
(312) 329-8619

Region 2 (NJ, NY, PA)

2017 Team Region Assignment John Pierpoint

John Pierpoint

SVP, Chief Financial and Internal Operations Officer
(312) 329-8260

Jennifer Rzeszewski

VP and Executive Director, Center for Specialized REALTOR® Education (CSRE) 
(312) 329-8476 

Region 3 (DE, DC, MD, VA, WV)

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Victoria Gillespie

Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Marketing, Communications and Events
(202) 383-1050

Glenn Shimkus

Glenn Shimkus

VP, Strategy and Innovation

Region 4 (KY, NC, SC, TN)

2017 Team Region Assignment Donna Gland

Donna Gland

SVP, Talent Development and Resources
(312) 329-8276

2017 Team Region Assignment Susie Helm

Susie Helm, RCE

VP, Advocacy Operations and Communications
(202) 383-1117

Region 5 (AL, FL, GA, MS, VI, PR)

Faisal Ghuari

Faisal Ghauri

VP, Information Technology

2017 Team Region Assignment Joe Ventrone

Joe Ventrone

VP and Deputy Chief for Regulatory Affairs
(202) 383-1095

Region 6 (MI, OH)

2017 Team Region Assignment Ken Burlington

Ken Burlington

VP, Strategic Alliances, Product Management
(312) 329-8360

Kate Lawton

Kate Lawton

VP, Member Experience, Association & MLS Governance
(312) 329-8408

Region 7 (IL, IN, WI)

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Katie Johnson

SVP, General Counsel and Chief Member Experience Officer
(312) 329-8372

2017 Team Region Assignment Karen Paschal

Karen Paschal

VP, Taxation, Financial Compliance, & Disbursements
(312) 329-8239

Region 8 (IA, MN, NE, ND, SD)

2017 Team Region Assignment Heidi Henning

Heidi Henning, RCE

VP, Meetings and Events, Convention
(312) 329-8485

Mantill Williams

Mantill Williams

VP, Public Relations and Communication Strategy, Marketing, Communication and Events
(202) 383-1128

Region 9 (AR, KS, MO, OK)

2017 Team Region Assignment Lawrence Yun

Lawrence Yun

SVP, Research and Chief Economist
(202) 383-7519

2017 Team Region Assignment Lesley Walker

Lesley Muchow

VP, Deputy General Counsel & Legal Affairs
(312) 329-8834

Region 10 (LA, TX)

Roland Varesko

Roland Varesko

VP of Digital Strategy

Shannon McGahn

Shannon McGahn

SVP of Government Affairs, Advocacy Group
(608) 345-9004

Erin Campo

VP, Leadership Resources, Leadership Resources

Region 11 (AZ, CO, NV, NM, UT, WY)

Tyler Thompson

Tyler Thompson

VP, Second Century Ventures and REach, Strategic Business, Innovation, & Technology

Susan Welter

Susan Welter

VP, Creative and Content Strategy, Creative and Content Strategy
(312) 329-8293

Region 12 (AK, ID, MT, OR, WA)

2017 Team Region Assignment Marc Gould

Marc Gould, RCE

SVP, Member Development
(312) 329-8564

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Gerry Allen

VP, Fundraising and Campaign Services, RPAC, Campaign Services & Political Programs
(202) 383-1109

Region 13 (CA, HI, Guam)

Charlie Dawson

Charlie Dawson

VP, Engagement, Member Experience
(312) 329-8284

Dave Garland 

VP, SBIT & Director, SCV 
(312) 329-8560

Bill Malkasian

Bill Malkasian 

Chief Advocacy officer, SVP Political Advocacy
(2608) 345-9004