Miami, FL (PRWEB) February 05, 2013
The MIAMI Association of REALTORS, the largest local Realtor association in the nation, has elected Natascha Tello, CDPE, CIAS, Keller Williams Realty Partners SW, its 2013 Chairman of the Board. She and the entire Board of Directors were installed last week at the Annual Inaugural & Awards Luncheon at Jungle Island. The association represents over 25,000 professionals in residential, commercial, and international real estate and is larger than 42 state associations.
The MIAMI Board is dedicated to leadership in the industry, the real estate profession, and the communities they serve. MIAMI 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.
With more than 12 years of experience in real estate, Tello attributes much of her success to her prior career in the international hospitality industry, giving her the foundation to truly understand the meaning of “beyond your expectation customer service.” Natascha is the Operating Partner and Broker of Keller Williams Realty Partners SW and along with her husband Chris Tello they manage the operations of a 200-plus agent office.
Tello, a director for Florida Realtors and the National Association of Realtors, is a member of the NAHREP Corporate Board and South Florida Board. She is also an Elite REO Network board member and accredited AREO.
Natascha and her husband have been married for 16 years and have two boys, Axel and Logan. They are both fluent in German and Spanish in addition to English.
Liza Mendez, CDPE, CIPS, CRB, CRs, e-Pro, TRC, Pedro Realty International, serves as Chairman-Elect; and Terri Bersach, CRB, CRS, CIPS, SFR, TRC, Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate, serves as Secretary, 2010 Chairman of the Board, and 2008 Residential President. Jack H. Levine, ABR, ABRM, CRB, CRS, SRES, Levine Realty, Inc., serves as Treasurer, and 2011 Chairman.
Also serving on the Executive Committee are 2013 Commercial President Michael Silver, SIOR, CBRE, CBRE; 2013 Residential President Fernando I. Martinez, FM Realty Corp.; 2013 Commercial President-Elect Edward J. Redlich, SIOR, CCIM; 2013 Residential President-elect Francisco Angulo, GRI, CIPS, ABR, CRS, TRC, CRB, CDPE, Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate; 2013 Broward County President Judith Baker, CRB, SFR, Prudential Florida Realty; 2013 Broward County President-Elect Mark Sadek, PA, The Keyes Company; and 2012 Chairman of the Board Martha Pomares, CRS, CIPS, ABR, GRI, SFR, TRC, AHWD, e-PRO, Prudential Florida Realty.
Also serving as directors are Beth Butler, ONE Sotheby’s International Realty; Patricia E. Dahne, Patricia “Pat” Dahne Realty Group; Norka M. Diaz, CIPS, CRB, CRS, PMN, AHWD, TRC, SFR, Norka Realty, Inc.; John Dohm, SIOR, CCIM, CFP, Infinity Commercial Real Estate; Nancy Hogan, CIPS, Avatar Real Estate Services; Rei Mesa, CRB, CRS, Prudential Florida Realty; Sherrie Porter, EWM Realty International; Duff Rubin, Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate and Peter Zalewski, Condo Vultures LLC.
Teresa King Kinney, CAE, RCE, CIPS, GRI, TRC 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 more than 90 years 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 25,000 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 100 international organizations worldwide. MIAMI’s official website is http://www.miamire.com.