Latest REC News - May

Local RECs from across the state held elections and announced their 2018 leadership teams.

Broward Attorneys' Real Estate Council

  • Gary Singer - President
  • John PrimeauPresident-Elect
  • Annabella Barboza - Treasurer
  • Prince Donnahoe IVImmediate Past President/Director
  • Kenneth C. Bronchick Director
  • Andrew H. Dinnerstein Director
  • Khila L. KhaniDirector
  • Graciela LivingstonDirector
  • Laura MorganDirector
  • Randy NathanDirector
  • Roy OppenheimDirector
  • Jacqueline Revis Director
  • David Weisman Director
  • Salome’ ZikakisDirector

Emerald Coast Real Estate Council

  • Nathan CordlePresident
  • D. Michael ChesserVice President
  • Sasha EastburnSecretary/Membership Chair
  • Shannon WidmanImmediate Past President/Treasurer
  • Colleen SachsDirector/Marketing Chair
  • Scot CopelandDirector

North Dade & the Beaches Real Estate Council

  • Michael TobinPresident
  • David HauserImmediate Past President/Director
  • Carol KeysTreasurer
  • Helen MittlemanDirector
  • Christopher KelleyDirector

The Bay Area Real Estate Council (BAREC) partnered with The Greater Tampa Realtors® for a half-day “Hot Topics” Seminar on March 22nd.

The Fund’s New Legal Education Manager Michael Rothman presented a new program entitled How to Avoid Claims in Your Practice” to the North Dade and Beaches Real Estate Council on April 11th.  This program is approved by The Florida Bar for 1 hour of CLE credit and is available for presentation to other RECs. 

On April 18th, Patricia Nugent, Past President of the Broward Attorneys’ Real Estate Council presented the new Florida ARECS’ New Realtor® Orientation Program to attendees of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Realtors New Member Orientation.  This program is available to all real estate council members.  Please contact Rene’ Rutan, REC Relations Manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

The Polk Area Real Estate Council hosted Janice Jones, CPA, Clifton Larson Allen, LLP who presented 2017 Tax Cuts and Job Act – Effect on Real Estate and LLCs on May 3rd in Lakeland.