Kenya Burrell-VanWormer with Chase is New Chair

HAR has installed its 2018 board of directors with Kenya Burrell-VanWormer of Chase beginning a one-year term as chair effective January 1, 2018.

Kenya is a distinguished real estate professional with more than 16 years in the industry. Her experience ranges from new home construction, sales and marketing, to management, with clients from around the world, thanks to the Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) designation she earned in Paris, France in 2006. She currently serves as Affordable Lending Relationship Manager with JP Morgan Chase in Houston.

Along with Kenya, the following HAR board officers and directors were sworn in during the Association’s annual REALTOR® Celebration
on December 14, 2017.

Chair-Elect Shannon Cobb Evans
Heritage Texas Properties

Vice Chairman John Nugent
RE/MAX Space Center

Vice Chairman Richard Miranda
Keller Williams Realty Greater Northwest

Secretary/Treasurer Jennifer Wauhob
Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene

Immediate Past Chair Cindy Hamann
Berkshire Hathaway Anderson Properties

Newly Installed HAR Board of Directors
Ward Arendt
, Marilyn Arendt Properties
Diana Ayers, Ayers and Associates
Shad Bogany, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene
Christi Borden, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene-Katy
John Braun, Bayou Properties Realty, LLC
Chance Brown, Realty ONE Group – Lone Star
Shea Cottar, Origen Realty
Troy Cothran, Victory Properties, Inc.
Mark Dimas, Mark Dimas Properties
Katie Kossev, Intero Real Estate Services River Oaks
Mike Mahlstedt, Heritage Texas Properties – Post Oak Park
Thomas Mouton, RE/MAX Exclusive
Ignacio Osorio, Champions Real Estate Group
Shannon Register, Register Real Estate Advisors
Deborah Spangler, Spangler Real Esate Group
Cathy Trevino, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties
DeLora Wilkinson, DeLora Wilkinson

REALTOR® Award Recipients
Prior to the installation ceremony, honors were awarded to two distinguished HAR members. Pamela Hughes is the recipient of the 2017 John E. Wolf Community Service Award, which recognizes an HAR member who has made outstanding contributions to the community, primarily outside the real estate industry.

Chance Brown is the 2017 REALTOR® of the Year, an honor bestowed upon HAR members who best personify the REALTOR® in spirit, ethics and professionalism.

• Photos from REALTOR® Celebration will be featured in the February magazine. •