Institutes, Societies & Councils

Eight specialty institutes, societies and councils are affiliated with NAR, and their leadership serves on NAR’s Board of Directors.

CCIM Institute

  • Leslie G. Callahan — President
  • David Schnitzer — President-Elect
  • Karl Landreneau — Interim Executive Vice President
  • Leil Koch — Executive Committee Representative

Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) 

  • Barry Blanton — President
  • Renee M. Savage — President-Elect
  • M. Bernadette Patton — Interim CEO
  • Donald B. Wilkerson — Executive Committee Representative

Real Estate Business Institute (REBI)

  • Jody O'Brien — President
  • Steven Pagan — President-Elect
  • Ginny Shipe — CEO
  • Bette McTamney — Executive Committee Representative

REALTORS® Land Institute (RLI)

  • Dean Saunders — President
  • Luke Worrell — President-Elect
  • Aubrie Kobernus — CEO
  • Randall Hertz — Executive Committee Representative

Residential Real Estate Council (RRC)
 

  • Holli Woodward — President
  • Pam Ruggeroli — President-Elect
  • Lana Vukovljak — EVP
  • Christopher Tenggren — Executive Committee Representative

Society of Industrial & Office REALTORS® (SIOR)

  • Patrick J. Sentner — President
  • Patricia J. Loveall — President-Elect
  • Robert Thornburgh — CEO
  • Geoffrey Kasselman — Executive Committee Representative

The Counselors of Real Estate (CRE)

  • Marilee A. Utter — Chair
  • William McCarthy — First Vice Chair
  • Mary Walker Fleischmann — President & CEO
  • Cindy Chandler — Executive Committee Representative

Women's Council of REALTORS® (WCR)

  • Sylvia E. Seabolt — President
  • Chris Pelkola Lee — President-Elect
  • Jeff Hornberger — EVP
  • Sindy Ready — Executive Committee Representative