EBCBOR Installs New Board of Directors
(BERGEN COUNTY, N.J.) – Celebrating the rebounding housing market, the 2013 leadership team of the Eastern Bergen County Board of REALTORS® (EBCBOR) were installed at the their Annual Installation and Holiday Gala held recently at the Rockleigh Country Club.
Christina Banasiak, 2013 President of the New Jersey Association of REALTORS® (NJAR) swore in Diane Thurber- Wamsley, Broker/Owner of Concord Realty Group as the 75th President.
Thurber-Wamsley has been a REALTOR® with EBCBOR since 1995. In that time she has earned five specialty designations, most recently the Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) Designation. In addition to her past leadership positions with EBCBOR, Thurber-Wamsley also serves as a Director for the New Jersey Multiple Listing Service.
President Wamsley said, “Part of being a leader is supporting others in whatever capacity necessary, so that they too can achieve success”. She noted on the importance of REALTOR involvement. She continued, “I personally regret not getting involved sooner, my commitment during my term as President is to raise awareness among new REALTORS about the benefits of board involvement as the essential first step toward to a successful real estate career”.
NJAR President Banasiak, installed in the remaining 2013 EBCBOR Officers and Directors; Allegra House, President Elect- Prominent Properties Sotheby’s in Fort Lee; Jorge Ledesma, First Vice President- RE/MAX Quality Homes in Teaneck; Bowen Pak, Treasurer– Eastern International Realty in Fort Lee; and Eileen O’Driscoll, Past President and NAR Director- Century 21- Concept 100 in Dumont. Serving on the 2013 EBCBOR Board of Directors are Maritza Aleman – Coldwell Banker in Closter; Annekee Brahver-Keely – Russo Real Estate in Teaneck; Joseph Cervieri- JJC Realty International in Fort Lee; Bruce Elichman- Weichert REALTORS in Fort Lee; Martin Huguley- Weichert REALTORS in Tenafly; Gerald Kotch - Weichert REALTORS in Tenelfly; Marilyn Lambert– Friedberg Properties in Alpine; Alireza Memar- RE/MAX Select Properties in Ridgefield; Trisha Ocona- Francis- Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty; Marjorie Scott- Coldwell Banker in Alpine/Closter; Basil Singh- Century 21 Allstars 100 in Teaneck.