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

  • Edward Darvin Blanton — President
  • Gregory Fine — Vice-President

Institute of Real Estate Management

  • Cheryl Gray — President
  • Denise Froemming — Vice-President

Real Estate Business Institute

  • James L. Helsel — President
  • Ginny Shipe — Vice President

REALTORS® Land Institute

  • Kyle Hansen — President
  • Aubrie Kobernus — Vice-President

Residential Real Estate Council

  • Richard J. Waystack — President
  • Lana Vukovljak — Vice-President

Society of Industrial & Office REALTORS®

  • Mark J. Duclos — President
  • Thomas McCormick — Vice-President

The Counselors of Real Estate

  • Michel Couillard — President
  • Mary Fleischmann — Vice-President

Women's Council of REALTORS®

  • Brenda L. Szalchta — President
  • Jeffrey Hornberger — Vice-President