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Region 1
Vice Presidents

Jamie Moore – 2017 Region 1 Vice President

Jamie Moore Appraisal Services
46 Sheffield Street
Warwick, RI 02889

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Jamie Moore, GRI, is as the 2017 National Association of REALTORS®(NAR) Region 1 Regional Vice President. A licensed REALTOR® for nearly 30 years, Jamie is the owner of Jamie D. Moore Appraisal Services in Warwick, RI, specializing in real estate appraisals and consulting. Jamie has been an active participant in the REALTOR® community, serving in numerous REALTOR® board and committee positions.

At the national level, she has been a member of the National Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors, Appraisal and Real Property Valuation Committees and RPAC Participation Council. She is currently Rhode Island’s representative on NAR’s Broker Involvement Council. Jamie held every office for the Rhode Island Association of REALTORS® (RIAR) including 2012 President and has been a Director on the statewide board since 2005. She also served as the 2009 Treasurer of State-Wide Multiple Listing Service and Director of the Rhode Island Chapter of the Appraisal Institute. Jamie has been extremely active in her local board, serving as President of the Rhode Island Commercial and Appraisal Board (RICABOR) in 2007 and Vice President in 2006. She was elected RICABOR’s REALTOR® of the Year in 2006.

In addition to her enthusiastic involvement in her profession, Jamie is an active member of her community, serving as President for the Rhode Island Furniture Bank, a non-profit that provides furniture to Rhode Islanders and as a member of the Senior Resource Alliance for Greater Providence. She was involved with the Girl Scouts of Rhode Island for 13 years as a troop leader and chairperson of special programs, which earned her the organization’s Kit Hammet Award. Jamie is a graduate of Providence College. She resides with her husband, Brian, in Warwick, RI.

David Wluka – 2018 Region 1 Vice President

Wluka Real Estate Corp
Two Chestnut Square PO Box 333
Sharon, MA 02067

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A Realtor® since 1976, David is President of Wluka Real Estate Corp., a residential and commercial real estate marketing and consulting firm located in Sharon, Mass. At the national level, David is the 2017 Chair of the Local Leadership Idea Exchange Council and a member of the Dodd-Frank Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Workgroup.

A member of the Board of Directors since 2000, David is also the Federal Political Coordinator for U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren. In addition to testifying before Congress on behalf of NAR, David has also represented NAR at the 2014 World Urban Forum in Medellin, Columbia and the 2016 Habitat III international forum in Quito, Ecuador. He currently serves as NAR’s Director to IHC Global, International Housing Coalition. In 2014, David received the Federal Political Coordinator Meritorious Service Award.

He is a graduate of Boston University holding an MA in Urban Sociology and in 2016 was honored with the Distinguished Alumni Award for his work on the preservation and restoration of the Jewish cemetery destroyed in the Holocaust in his Father’s home town of Nowy Dwor, Poland.

Past NAR Presidents

Sharon Millet

SBH&G RE/The Masiello Group
155 Center Street
Auburn, ME 04210

Ron Phipps

Phipps Realty
427 Main Street
East Greenwich, RI 02818

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Ron Phipps served as the 2011 President of the National Association of Realtors. He a Licensed Real Estate Broker, RI, MA, VT. The active principal broker of Phipps Realty Inc in East Greenwich Rhode Island. He shares leadership and teaching experiences around the Globe. His most treasure award: Rhode Island Realtor of the Year.
Gill Woods

Century 21 Hometown Associates
580 Appleton Street
Holyoke, MA 01040

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Edmund G. “Gill” Woods, GRI, CRS, CRB, served as the 1995 president of the National Association of REALTORS®. He was the National Association’s New England Region Vice President in 1986. He has been a member of the NAR Board of Directors since 1984 and a member of the Massachusetts Association of Realtors® Board of Directors since 1981. In 1995 he was the Massachusetts Association of Realtors’® Milton H. Shaw Distinguished Service Award recipient. He has served on countless NAR and MAR Committees over the years. He is a former chairman of the NAR’s State & Municipal Legislation Committee and State Leadership Forum and former member of NAR Executive, Nominating and Strategic Planning Committees to name a few. Most recently he has served on the NAR Nominating Committee and International Operations Committee. A former trustee of the Massachusetts RPAC, Woods is a National RPAC Life Member.

Michael Barbaro – President 

Huntsman, Meade & Partners Comp.
116 Welton Street
New Haven, CT 06511

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Michael Barbaro is the 2017 President of the Connecticut REALTORS®. Michael has been in the real estate industry for 12 years and is REALTOR®/Broker at Huntsman, Meade & Partners Compass Realty Corporation in New Haven. He is a member and the Past President of the New Haven Middlesex Association of REALTORS®, has served as the Connecticut REALTORS® Legislative/Political Affairs Division Vice President and on the CTR Board of Directors for six years. Michael has been a member on various local, state and national committees and is currently an NAR Director. He resides in New Haven.
Dan Keune – President Elect

Campbell-Keune Realty Inc
12 Main Street
Ellington, CT 06029

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Dan Keune is the 2017 President-elect of the CT REALTORS®.  Dan has been in the real estate industry for 30 years and is a REALTOR® with Campbell-Keune Realty in Ellington.  He is a member of the Greater Hartford Association of REALTORS® where he served as President in 2000.  He has been on the CT REALTORS® Board of Directors since 1995 and served as a member and Chair of numerous committees including Issues Advocacy, Legislative and RPAC Trustees.  Dan is very active in his local community as well, being a member of the Rockville Rotary since 1995, President in 2003 and a Director since 2012.  He has also served on the Ellington Board of Education since 2002 and as its Chair since 2010.  He and his wife have a son and daughter and all reside in Ellington.
Michael Feldman – Immediate Past President

William Raveis Real Estate
1022 Long Ridge Road
Stamford, CT 06903

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Michael Feldman is the 2017 Immediate Past President of Connecticut REALTORS®. He has been in real estate for 36 years and an agent with William Raveis Real Estate in Stamford since 1985. Mike is an NAR Director, FPC for Congressman Jim Himes, a CRS, GRI and a past president of the Stamford Board of REALTORS®. He was selected the 2015 Connecticut REALTOR® of the Year and has served on numerous local, state and national committees. He and his wife Debbie reside in Stamford .
Cindy Butts – Association Executive

Connecticut Associations of REALTORS®
111 Founders Plaza, Suite 1101
East Hartford, CT 06108


Greg Gosselin – President

Gosselin Realty Group
647 U.S. Route One
York, ME 03909
(207) 363-2414

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Greg Gosselin is the 2017 President of the Maine Association of REALTORS and Broker/Owner of Gosselin Realty Group in York. A REALTOR® since 1998, Greg is a past President of the York County Council of REALTORS, the York County Council 2015 REALTOR® of the Year, the Maine Association of REALTORS 2015 State REALTOR® of the Year, and is an RPAC Major Investor. Greg currently serves on NAR’s RPAC Participation Council.
Kim Gleason – President-Elect

McAllister Real Estate
143 Water Street
Hallowell, ME 04347
(207) 621-2345

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Kim Gleason is the 2017 President-Elect of the Maine Association of  REALTORS and Broker/Owner of McAllister Real Estate in Hallowell.  A REALTOR since 1991, Kim is a two-time past President of the Kennebec Valley Board of REALTORS and was the Kennebec Valley Board’s REALTOR of the Year twice – in 2000 and 2015. She is an RPAC Major Investor and currently serves as the National Association of REALTORS’ RPAC Participation Chair for the state of Maine. 
Ed Gardner – Immediate Past President

Ocean Gate Realty, LLC
511 Congress Street
Portland, ME 04101
(207) 773-1919

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Ed Gardner is the 2017 Immediate Past President of the Maine Association of REALTORS and Broker/Owner of Ocean Gate Realty, LLC in Portland. A REALTOR® since 1999, he is a past President of the Greater Portland Board of REALTORS, the Greater Portland Board of REALTORS®’s 2014 REALTOR of the Year, the Maine Association of REALTORS® 2014 State REALTOR of the Year, and is an RPAC President’s Circle Major Investor. Ed currently serves on NAR’s Multiple Listing Issues and Policies Committee.
Suzanne Guild – Association Executive

Maine Association of REALTORS®
19 Community Drive
Augusta, ME 04330
(207) 622-750

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Suzanne Guild has been the Chief Executive Officer for the Maine Association of REALTORS® since June of 2012. Suzanne worked as the Executive Director of the Maine Association of REALTORS Foundation from 1997-2012 also serving as the MAR Government Affairs Director in 2011 and 2012. Suzanne’s history includes part-time employment by Maine Listings (Maine’s statewide MLS) from 2009 – 2011. She has served on the NAR Member Communications Committee and currently serves on NAR’s Housing Opportunities Committee. Prior to her work with Maine REALTORS®, Suzanne was the Research Director for the Maine State Housing Authority for eight years.

Paul Yorkis – President 

Patriot Real Estate
159 Main Street
Medway, MA 02053

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Paul Yorkis of Medway, CBR, SRES. LMC, is President of Patriot Real Estate, Inc., in Medway and the 2017 President of the Massachusetts Association of REALTORS®. Prior to being elected as 2016 president-elect, Yorkis served as the MAR Government Affairs Vice President. Yorkis is a member of the Executive, Finance, and Professional Standards Committees. Yorkis also served as the Federal Political Coordinator for Congressman Joe Kennedy in 2013, the year Kennedy was elected the U.S. Representative for Massachusetts’s 4th congressional district. In 2011, Yorkis was named Massachusetts REALTOR® of the Year. At the local level, Yorkis is a member of the Board of Director for the Greater Boston Real Estate Board. He is also a member of the Professional Standards Committee and Rental Issues Task Force. Yorkis is also a Certified Professional Standards Mediator for GBAR. At the national level, Yorkis is a member of the Professional Standards, Public Policy Coordinating and State and Local Issues Policy Committees. He is a founding member of the Charitable Foundation Roundtable Exchange, and past Director of the Disaster Relief Foundation.
Rita Coffey – President-Elect

Century 21 Tullish and Clancy
457 Main St
Weymouth, MA 02190

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Rita Coffey is the 2017 President-Elect of the 24,000-member Massachusetts Association of Realtors® (MAR), 2016 MAR South Shore Region Vice President, and an associate broker at CENTURY 21 Tullish & Clancy in Weymouth.

At the local level, Rita was the 2009 President of the Plymouth and South Shore Association of Realtors® (PASS) and was her local Association’s Realtor of the Year in 2011.

At the national level, Rita has been a National Association of Realtors® (NAR) Director in 2011 and served on the RPAC Participation Council for Massachusetts in 2015. She is currently the Massachusetts representative on the NAR Insurance Committee and has been the Federal Political Coordinator to Congressman William Keating since 2011 and is also the Federal Political Coordinator to the Massachusetts Insurance Commissioner. Rita is currently a member of the NAR RPAC Major Investor Council.

A Realtor® since 1983, Coffey has earned her Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB), professional designation as well as the Loss Mitigation Certification (LMC).

Annie Blatz – Immediate Past President

Kinlin Grover Real Estate
1990 Main Street
Brewster, MA 02631

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Annie Blatz of Brewster, ABRM, AHWD, CBR, CRS, CIPS, RSPS, TRC, CRB, LMC, GREEN, is a broker-manager at Kinlin Grover Real Estate on Cape Cod and the 2017 Immediate Past President of the Massachusetts Association of REALTORS®. A Realtor® since 1985, Annie has served on the Board of Directors since 2004 and numerous committees and task forces over the years including two years as Secretary/Treasurer. On the local level, Annie served as the Cape Cod & Islands Association of REALTORS® President in 2007, and was the recipient of its REALTOR® of the Year Award in 2006. At the national level, Blatz is a current member of the NAR Board of Directors, Public Policy Coordinating Committee and the Resort and Second Home Real Estate Committee. In 2011, she was the chair of the Resort and Second Home Forum and the 2007 chair of NAR’s Large Board Sub Forum. She is a 2010 graduate of the NAR Leadership Academy.
Rob Authier – Association Executive

Massachusetts Association of REALTORS®
1400 Main Street
Waltham, MA 02451

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Rob Authier, CAE, RCE, EPRO, is chief executive officer of the Massachusetts Association of REALTORS® (MAR). He has 45 years of association management experience, 39 years of which has been with the REALTOR® Association. In 2008, he was awarded the prestigious William R. Magel Award of Excellence, which is the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) highest honor for an Association Executive. Past chairman of NAR’s Association Executives Committee, he has served on NAR’s Extended Leadership Team, Executive Committee, Board of Directors, Finance, Strategic Planning and various other committees. He currently co-chairs NAR’s RAMCO membership system initiative. Rob is currently serving his third tenure on the staff of MAR. He originally began his career in the REALTOR® organization back in 1977 as public affairs director of MAR, a position he held for six years.
New Hampshire

Rachel Eames – President

Eames Realty Services
78 Airport Road
PO Box 2170
Concord, NH 03302
(603) 225-7653

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Rachel Eames is the owner/broker of Eames Realty Services and 2016 President-Elect of the New Hampshire Association of REALTORS. She has been a licensed real estate broker in New Hampshire since 1988 and has earned her Graduate REALTOR Institute (GRI), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Certified Buyer Representative (CBR) and Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES) designations. She has been an active member of the Capitol Region Board of REALTORS for nearly two decades, serving on its Board of Directors for eight years including twice as President, and was named the board’s REALTOR of the Year in 2007. She has served as a State Director for the New Hampshire Association of REALTORS, where she has also been Treasurer and served on NHAR’s Leadership Task Force. Rachel and her husband Jeffrey live in Epsom, and since 1980 they have owned Fort Mountain Land & Timber Co., providing forestry and land services to landowners in southern New Hampshire.
Gerry O’Connell – President-Elect

Keller Williams Coastal Realty
750 Lafayette Road Ste. 201
Portsmouth, NH 03801
(603) 610-8500

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New Hampshire REALTORS 2017 President-Elect Gerry O’Connell has been a Realtor since 2006 and is a licensed broker with KW Commercial at Keller Williams Coastal Realty in Portsmouth. He has been an NHAR director since 2014 and is a graduate of the inaugural class of the New Hampshire REALTORS Leadership Academy. He also served as the chair of NHAR’s Green Symposium Task Force in 2016-17.

At the local level, Gerry has served as President of New Hampshire CIBOR, has been a member of its Board of Directors since 2010 and has chaired CIBOR’s education and public policy committees.
He is equally active in his community, having served as President of the Newmarket Business Association and Chairman of the Newmarket Advisory Heritage Committee, as well as a member of the Newmarket ZBA, the Rochester Economic Development Committee, the Rochester Chamber of Commerce and the Exeter Area Chamber of Commerce.

Al Michalovic – Immediate Past President

Four Seasons Sotheby’s International
32 S Main Street
Hanover, NH 03755

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Al Michalovic is a REALTOR with Four Seasons Sotheby’s International Realty in Hanover and the 2016 President of the New Hampshire Association of REALTORS. A real estate broker for 30 years, Al has served as the Upper Valley Board of REALTORS president for three terms and has been named its REALTOR of the Year twice. He has also served on the state association board of directors on two separate occasions. Al coached the Lebanon Hershey Track program for five years and was assistant varsity football coach at Lebanon High School for 11 years through 2014. He also serves on several nonprofit boards, and he was chosen Volunteer of the Year by the city of Lebanon in 2004. Al and his wife, Dana, have four children.
Paul Griffin – Association Executive

New Hampshire Association of REALTORS®
11 South Main Street, Suite 301
Concord, NH 03301

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Paul Griffin is the Executive Vice President for the 5,000 member New Hampshire Association of REALTORS® located in Concord, New Hampshire, serving in that role since 2002. He has nearly 30 years’ experience in the real estate industry, including senior management positions with a national information systems company, and founder and principal of a nationally recognized management consulting firm, all serving the real estate sector. At the New Hampshire Association of REALTORS®, he oversees the strategic and administration operations and provides leadership support to the organization’s volunteer committee activities. He resides in Concord, New Hampshire .
Rhode Island

Brenda Marchwicki – President

BisMarc Properties, LLC
222 Chestnut Street
Providence, RI 02903

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Brenda Marchwicki, CRS, GRI, SRES, is the President-Elect of the Rhode Island Association of REALTORS® (RIAR). Brenda has distinguished herself as one of Southern New England’s premiere REALTORS®. Beginning in 1997 as an appraiser, in 1998 she received her broker’s license and became a residential and commercial real estate broker. She founded BisMarc Properties in 2001 and is a licensed REALTOR® in Rhode Island and Massachusetts as well as an auctioneer. Brenda served as the 2013 President of the Greater Providence Board of REALTORS®, a past Chair of the Rhode Island Real Estate Commission and Education Chair for the Rhode Island Department of Business Regulations. She is also the first woman President of the 100 Club of Rhode Island, a charitable organization which provides financial assistance to the families of police officers, fire fighters and paramedics who have lost their lives in the line of duty.
Joe Luca – President-Elect

RE/MAX Preferred
1417 Douglas Avenue
North Providence, RI 02904
401- 353-2200

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Joseph Luca is the President-Elect of the Rhode Island Association of REALTORS®. He has served in various leadership roles at the local, state and national levels and is the proud recipient of the REALTOR® of the Year Award from both the Rhode Island Association of REALTOR® and the Northern Rhode Island Board of REALTORS®.  In the eleven years since his career in real estate began, Joe has also earned entrance into NAR’s exclusive Omega Tau Rho fraternity for his service to the REALTOR® community. On Tuesday evenings, Joe can be heard on the Joe Luca Real Estate Show on WNRI, educating consumers on all things real estate including financing, regulations, property taxes and the legislative issues that can affect the value and/or marketability of real estate. Joe is a graduate of Boston University, where he majored in English and Italian literature and minored in Economics.
Arthur Yatsko – Immediate Past President

Salisbury Agency
1057 Post Road
Warwick, RI 02888

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Arthur Yatsko, GRI, AHWD, ESRES, serves as 2016 president of the Rhode Island Association of REALTORS® (RIAR). He is the Broker/Owner of the Salisbury Agency and has been a licensed real estate agent since 1977. He is a past President of the Rhode Island Commercial and Appraisal Board of REALTORS® and was twice elected the Board’s REALTOR® of the Year. Arthur has also served as a Director of the State-Wide Multiple Listing Service; RIAR’s representative on the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management’s Business Roundtable and Environmental Justice Committee; a member of the RIAR Government Affairs Committee; and Chair of the REALTOR® Troop Support Task Force which aids military families with housing-related needs. He is a 2014 graduate of Leadership RI and received his undergraduate degree from Providence College.
Philip Tedesco – Association Executive

Rhode Island Association of REALTORS®
100 Bignall Street
Warwick, RI 02888

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Philip Tedesco, RCE, CAE, is CEO of the Rhode Island Association of REALTORS® (RIAR) and State-wide Multiple Listing Service. He has over 21 years of non-profit and association executive management experience. Prior to joining RIAR, he was the CEO of the Tucson Association of REALTORS® (TAR) and TAR Multiple Listing Service. He also served as the CEO for the San Mateo County (Calif.) Association of REALTORS®; CEO of the Santa Cruz (Calif.) Association of REALTORS®; and Vice President of Marketing at the REALTOR® Association of Greater Miami. He holds a B.A. and Master’s degree from Colorado State University in Marketing and Communications and has earned the professional certifications of REALTOR® Association Certified Executive (RCE); and Certified Association Executive (CAE).

Kendall McCausland – President

Sugarbush Real Estate
RR 1, PO Box 53
Warren, VT 05674
(802) 583-2100

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Kendall McCausland. Born & raised in New York, Kendall arrived in the Mad River Valley of Vermont after spending some time in Boston and San Francisco. Schooled in the performing and aesthetic arts, Kendall was pleasantly surprised at the depth and diversity of the Valley’s cultural landscape and became a permanent part of the community in 2001. After acquiring her real estate license, Kendall began working for Graves Realty in 2006 and spent the next two years volunteering as secretary of the Central Vermont Board of Realtors®. In November 2013 Graves merged with Sugarbush Real Estate. Kendall was named president of the Green Mountain Association of Realtors® in 2015. She currently serves as vice-president of Vermont Realtors®.
Alison Cummings – President-Elect

TPW Real Estate
32 Route 30
Bondville, VT 05340
(802) 236-7564

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Alison Cummings is the Managing Broker at TPW Real Estate in Stratton Vermont. She is the current Past President of the SCVBR and Vice President of VR.

Alison lives in Windham, Vermont. She is also an avid gardener and on the Educational Staff of the Professional Ski Instructors of America.

Ken Libby – Immediate Past President

Willam Raveis Stowe Realty
25 Main Street
Stowe, VT 05672
(802) 253-8484

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Ken Libby has been a Realtor® since 1979, and has actively listed & sold residential & commercial investment properties in Northern Vermont since that time. Ken has been a Stowe resident since 1969. He and his wife Bunny have raised three children and have seven grandchildren. For seventeen years Ken was Police Chief in Stowe, retiring in 1992. For over 20 years he coached softball & basketball in high school or Little League softball during the summer, winning 10 state titles in softball. Ken served as President of Vermont Realtors® in 2013. He is active in the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) and continues to serve NAR in a number of roles as a member of the Board of Directors, Executive Committee on two different occasions and on various committees. He is also the Vice President & Immediate Past President of the Associated Realty of the Americas, a by-invitation only association of luxury Realtors® from Mexico, Canada and the U.S. In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors of Invest in America, a private corporation whose mission is to assist those inbound foreign nationals desiring to invest in the commercial development potential of the U.S. Professional Involvement National Association of Realtors® 2011 Executive Committee, 2 year term 2010 Liaison, Global & Second Homes Group 2009 Elected, Board of Directors (3-yr. term) 2009 Member, Realtors® Political Action Committee 2009 Appointed, Political Whip for Vermont 2008 Chair, Commercial Leadership Forum 2007 Member, Executive Committee 2007 Vice President for Region One 2006 Chair, Resort & Second Homes Committee Vermont Realtors® NAR Director, Elected, 2008 to 2014 President of Vermont Realtors®, 2003 Vermont Realtor® of the Year, 2003 and 2012 Vermont Commercial Investment Board of Realtors® 2000 & 2003 Chairman, Vermont Realtors® Political Action Committee 2000 to Present
Helen Hossley – Association Executive

Vermont Association of REALTORS®
148 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802) 229-0513

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Isaac Chavez has served as the CEO for the Vermont REALTORS since May 2012. Prior to that he served in a similar capacity for the Las Cruces Association of REALTORS in southern New Mexico. Isaac is a former REALTOR and served 8 years in the US Army JAG Corps Reserves. He is married to Ellie and they have three young children, Octavian, Hadrian & Livia.