Zetlin & De Chiara is proud to announce that Partner Lina Telese has been elected 2013 president of the Association of Real Estate Women (AREW). As president of New York City’s largest real estate association for women professionals, Ms. Telese is charged with administrative, managerial, strategic planning and fiduciary responsibilities. She will also oversee planning for AREW’s 35th Anniversary Gala to be held May 9th at Gotham Hall.
“I am honored to be entrusted with the forward momentum of this group of powerful executives,” said Ms. Telese. “As the first association for women real estate professionals in the U.S., AREW has a long tradition as a visionary and highly relevant organization, and I, along with the 2013 Board of Directors, hope to continue that tradition in a marketplace.”
Other officers elected for the 2013 term are:
- Vice President Erin Bond, Esq., Center of Real Estate Studies, New York Law School;
- Treasurer Rochelle Crespi, Guardhill Financial;
- Secretary Gail Goldberg, Launch Solutions; and
- Member-at-Large Pat Hildebrandt, JFK&M Consulting Group.
Immediate past president, Jennifer Carey, JLC Environmental Consultants, will also serve as an officer.
Ms. Telese previously served in two elected officer positions, 2011-12 AREW vice president and 2010-2011 member-at-large. To view her full bio, click here.
Founded in 1978, AREW has supported, influenced and advanced the success of women real estate professionals for 35 years and is a chapter member of the national CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) Network.