Board of Directors

Current Leadership

The Lake & Geauga Area Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors determines the policies, activities and expenditures of LGAAR; approves, elects and disciplines all members; elects the officers of the Board; counsels with the various committees and, in general, shall have entire charge and management of the affairs of the Lake & Geauga Area Association of REALTORS®.  The Executive Committee consists of the President, President-Elect, Treasurer, Immediate Past President, and the Chief Executive Officer.

2017 Officers

President: Mike Ross, Howard Hanna Willoughby – 440.520.9294

President-Elect: Sharon Zunkley, Keller Williams GCNE, Mentor – 440.477.3276

Treasurer: Denis Nowacki, Keller Williams, Mentor – 440.346.5740

Past President: Jennifer Allen, McDowell Homes, Mentor – 440.796.4833


2016 Directors

Annalie Glazen (thru 2017) Berkshire Hathaway, Chagrin Falls – 440.729.1600

Sharon Zunkley (thru 2017) Keller Williams Greater Cleveland NE, Mentor – 440.477.3276

Betsy Forbes (thru 2017) Howard Hanna, Willoughby – 440.954.1258

Sara DiFranco (thru 2018) RE/MAX Results, Concord – 440.478.7034

Jeff Morris (thru 2018) Keller Williams, Mentor – 440.313.1261

David Fabig (thru 2018) Howard Hanna, Chesterland – 216.990.9622

Kayleen McDowell (thru 2019) McDowell Homes, Mentor – 440.867-8288

Rich Piraino (thru 2019) Howard Hanna, Chesterland – 440.223.1777

Jim Dvorak (thru 2019) Century 21 HomeStar, Highland Hts – 440.554.1404

Shannon Kallay, Affiliate (thru 2017) Mortgage Information Services – 440.251.8376

BASIC FUNCTIONS of the State Director(s):

The chief duties of the State Directors are to keep informed on matters affecting Real Estate in the community, the State and Nation and contribute responsibly to the Association on such matters, make sure the aims and objectives of the State Association are accepted and carried out at the local level, and bring programs and issues from the Lake & Geauga Association to the attention of the State Association.