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Florida Realtors Leadership Academy Presents 2022 Class

Fourteen Realtors from across the state will enhance their leadership skills and learn more about Florida Realtors through a number of activities and sessions.

ORLANDO, Fla. – Florida Realtors recently selected 14 Realtor members to participate in its 16th annual Leadership Academy.

The Leadership Academy was established in 2008 to identify emerging Realtor leaders ready to get involved, make a difference and enhance their leadership skills. The goal of the Academy is to empower its participants to develop the skills needed to lead a committee, a Realtor association or a community activity.

“We look forward to an incredible year with the 2022 class,” says 2022 Leadership Committee Chairman Michele Bailey, president of the Emerald Coast Association of Realtors. “The training we’ve planned and relationships this class will build will impact them for years to come, and I’m thrilled to be part of their journey. My participation expanded my Realtor family beyond my local association, and I know the same will happen for these folks as they become the best class ever – 2022 edition.” She is a graduate of Florida Realtors’ 2019 Leadership Academy.

Lisa Hill, a 2020 Florida Realtors Leadership Academy graduate and member of the Orlando Regional Realtors Association, is vice-chair for this year’s committee.

Leadership Academy members will participate in group and independent study sessions, team-building and goal-setting exercises, plus discuss leadership techniques and communication skills enhancement.

The 2022 Leadership Academy participants include:

  • Adelino “Eddie” Marcal, Flagler County Association of Realtors
  • Rose Kemp, Orlando Regional Realtors Association
  • Hafid Boujidi, Orlando Regional Realtors Association
  • Carolina Conner, Pinellas Suncoast Association of Realtors
  • Christie McSwain, Lakeland Association of Realtors
  • Laurieanne Minoff, Broward, Palm Beaches & St. Lucie Realtors
  • Robenson Juste, Realtors Association of Indian River County
  • Danielle Fraser, St. Augustine & St. Johns County Board of Realtors
  • Melissa Cruz, St. Augustine & St. Johns County Board of Realtors
  • Tina Eloian, Greater Tampa Realtors
  • Rose Street, Space Coast Association of Realtors
  • Joseph Capelotti, Emerald Coast Association of Realtors
  • Kara Wisely, Realtors Association of Lake & Sumter Counties
  • Norkis Fernandez-Valdez, Osceola County Association of Realtors

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