Miami, FL (Vocus) September 16, 2010
The MIAMI Association of REALTORS, the largest association in the nation has elected Jack H. Levine, ABR, ABRM, CRB, CRS, SRES, Levine Realty, Inc., as its 2010 Chairman of the Board. He and the entire Board of Directors will be installed on October 15 at the Annual Installation Luncheon at Jungle Island in Miami. The Miami Realtors Board is dedicated to leadership in the industry, the real estate profession, and the communities they serve. Miami Realtors leaders impact key policy decisions and important issues affecting the industry, analyze information, and are actively and visibly involved in real estate related issues, events, and programming. The association represents over 23,000 professionals in residential, commercial, and international real estate and is larger than 38 state associations.
Active in South Florida real estate since 1973, Levine is broker and president of Levine Realty, Inc., which handles residential and commercial brokerage throughout South Florida. He is known for his dedication to the real estate industry, and his wide range of community involvement. As a real estate broker and instructor, he is committed to assisting professionals to achieve three top goals – service, knowledge and professionalism.
Levine was recognized as 2006 Realtor of the Year by the Realtor Association of Miami-Dade County (RAMDC). He served in numerous leadership roles including past president of RAMDC before it merged with the REALTOR Association of Greater Miami and the Beaches to form the MIAMI Association of REALTORS. He is a Director of the Florida REALTORS and National Association of REALTORS and a member of the Florida REALTORS Political Action Committee (RPAC). Levine is also a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and Tau Beta Pi, National Engineering Honorary.
Levine, a native of Coral Gables, enrolled at the University of Miami on an Early Admissions Scholarship at the age of 16 and received a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering – Cum Laude in 1973. He and his wife have four children.
Martha Pomares, CRS, CIPS, GRI, ABR, TRC, PMN, SFR, E-Pro, New Image Realty, serves as Chairman-Elect; Oliver Ruiz, TRC, serves as Secretary and 2010 Residential President, and Victor Ulloa, TRC, serves as Treasurer.
Comprising the Board of Directors is 2011 Commercial President Betty Gonzalez, CCIM, The Keyes Company, Inc.; 2011 Residential President Ralph E. De Martino, CRS, GRI, TRC, Ocean International Realty; 2011 Commercial President-elect John Dohm, CCIM, SIOR, Terra Vista Realty LLC; 2011 Residential President-elect Patricia Delinois, CDPE, TRC, Century 21 Premier Elite Realty; Broward County President and Past Chairman Terri Bersach, CRB, CRS, CIPS, TRC, SFR, Coldwell Banker; Broward County President-Elect Natascha Tello, Keller Williams Realty Partners SW; and 2010 Commercial President and 2011 Director Ronald Kohn, CCIM, Kohn Commercial Real Estate, Inc.
Serving as directors are Rick Burch, CRB, CRS, GRI, TRC, Burch & Associates International, LLC; Pat Dahne, Pat Dahne Realty Group; Norka M. Diaz, CIPS, CRB, CRS, PMN, SFR, Norka Realty, Inc.; Elizabeth Diaz de Villegas, GRI, TRC, Realty World International Gateway, Inc.; Renate Smith, MBA, CRB, TRC, Renate Smith Realty; Carlos Villanueva, Jr., Prudential Florida Realty; Peter Zalewski, Condo Vultures LLC; Rei Mesa, CRB, CRS, Prudential Florida Realty; and Charles Richardson, Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate.
Teresa King Kinney, CAE, RCE, CIPS serves as the CEO for the organization.
MIAMI Association of REALTORS
The MIAMI Association of REALTORS was chartered by the National Association of Realtors in 1920 and is celebrating its 90th year of service to Realtors, the buying and selling public, and the communities in South Florida. Comprised of four organizations, the Residential Association, the Realtors Commercial Alliance, the Broward County Board of Governors, and the International Council, it represents 23,000 real estate professionals in all aspects of real estate sales, marketing, and brokerage. It is the largest local association in the National Association of Realtors, and has partnerships with more than 60 international organizations worldwide. MIAMI’s official website is http://www.miamire.com.
Contact: Lynda Fernandez, 305-468-7040 Office or 305-903-7922 Cell
Teresa King Kinney, 305-468-7000