Meet Florida Realtors®
“The mission of Florida Realtors is to advance Florida’s real estate industry by shaping public policy on real property issues; encouraging, promoting and teaching consistent standards for ethical practice and professionalism; and building on the efforts of local Boards/Associations to provide the information and tools members need to succeed.”
2014 Leadership Team Officers
2014 District Vice Presidents
Meet Florida Realtors CEO John Fridlington
Florida Realtors is the largest trade association in the state with more than 127,000 members.
As a member, you’ll enjoy business contacts, networking opportunities, educational offerings, research and legislative representation, programs, services, and tremendous camaraderie. The Association headquarters is located in Orlando, and the legislative Office of Public Policy is located in the heart of Tallahassee.
The Florida Realtors elected leadership and business management teams share a common goal. Individually, each brings to the table years of expertise in the real estate industry and proven business management skills. As partners, they seek solutions to advance specific public policy issues and meet the needs of the state's Realtor community.
Meet 2014 Florida Realtors President Sherri Meadows
Sherri Meadows is CEO and team leader, Keller Williams, with market centers in Gainesville, Ocala and the Villages. She is active in residential brokerage and residential sales, as well as land and farm sales. Florida Realtors is the state’s largest professional association with more than 127,000 members.
Meet all the Florida Realtors officers
is the chief executive officer of the association and chief management officer. He is responsible for the administration of programs, services and policies, and for the Association's financial condition.
John’s 22 years with the California Association of Realtors and four years with the Massachusetts Association of Realtors, made him the perfect candidate to take the helm in Florida in January 2005. John spends a lot of time traveling throughout Florida, meeting with local Boards to assess their needs and to determine how Florida Realtors can best serve its membership. Contact John at Johnf@floridarealtors.org
Florida Realtors management team vice presidents
Jeff Zipper: Vice President of Communications. Contact Jeff at Jeffz@floridarealtors.org.
Dave Garrison: Vice President of Finance, Professional Development and Internal Operations. Contact Dave at Daveg@floridarealtors.org.
Dr. John Tuccillo: Chief Economist of Industry Data & Analysis. Contact John at Johnt@floridarealtors.org.
Margy Grant: Vice President and General Counsel of Law and Policy. Contact Margy at Margyg@floridarealtors.org.
Eric Forsman: Vice President of Technology Services. Contact Eric at Ericf@floridarealtors.org.