Board of Directors

CREW Orlando is managed by a Board of Directors that works together to set and accomplish the chapter’s strategic goals—helping to advance the success of women in commercial real estate. Serving on the CREW Orlando Board of Directors is a unique opportunity for leadership and networking among other ambitious men and women working in the commercial real estate field.

Reasons to Serve

  • Increased visibility within the CRE industry
  • Leadership skills and experience that benefit you and your company
  • Impact on the future of women in CRE
  • Expanded professional connections
  • Opportunity to influence direction of CREW Orlando

Board members are expected to serve a one-year term.

Time Commitment

  • General Board of Directors will be expected to attend monthly Board of Directors meetings;
  • Officers will be expected to attend monthly Executive Board meetings in addition to the monthly Board of Directors meeting;
  • Officers and Directors are expected to attend as many chapter events as possible, and are encouraged to attend CREW Network events such as Convention and Leadership Summits.

Eligibility / Qualifications

  • General Board of Directors must have a minimum of two (2) years as a member in good standing in the organization;
  • Officers must be members in good standing for three (3) years;
  • Each candidate will be required to complete a questionnaire discussing qualifications and experience with interviews by the Nominating Committee.

2018 Board of Directors


Therese Taylor
Bridge Investment Group LLC
(407) 999-2400


Cindy Schooler
SRS Real Estate Partners
(407) 455-5030

Past President

Heather Himes
Universal Parks & Resorts
(407) 404-4530


Mackenzie Carolan
Gilbane Building Company
(407) 432-3309


Nicole Carolan
Winderweedle, Haines, Ward & Woodman, P.A.
(407) 246-8660

Director at Large

Shanna Cole
Fidelity National Title Group
(407) 618-2943

Director - Future Leaders

Steve Fulmer
Citizens Bank of Florida
(407) 963-0042

Director - UCREW

Courtney Keller
Greenberg Traurig
(407) 254-2610

Director - CREW Network Liaison

Anne Spencer
Cushman & Wakefield
(407) 541-4434

Director - Membership

Cindy Campbell
Akerman LLP
(407) 419-8525

Co-Director - Programs

Stephanie Landis
(407) 304-5560 (236)

Co-Director - Programs

Laura Walda
Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.
(407) 418-6290

Director - Communications and Technology

Laura Barbero-Buffa
BASE Consultants, Inc
(407) 377-7227 (101)

Director - Special Events

Dorrie Knizatko
(407) 218-8282

Director - Sponsorship

Jennifer Pollock
Valley National Bank
(407) 704-0993

Director - Member Services

Emily Smith
Fidelity National Title Group
(407) 867-0090

Past Presidents

Jonnie Mae Warner, 1989 - 1990
Susan Ruby, 1991
Yvonne Baker, 1992-1993
Kathy Lesiuk, 1994-1995
Lynne M. White, 1996-1997
Sandy Chace, 1998
Sarah Kelly, 1999
Karen Ward Procell, 2000
Natalee B. Gleiter, 2001
Dawn St. Clair, 2002
Jerrianne Zook Wingerter, 2003
Dale L. Donovan, 2004
Anne C. Grady, 2005
Betty Crovato, 2006
Cecelia Bonifay, 2007
Emily Zinaich, 2008
Pat Werner, 2009
Jane Smalley, 2010
Jacqueline Bozzuto, 2011
Mary Pat Dunleavy, 2012
Mya Hatchette, 2013
Wanda Riley, 2014
Christyne Albury, 2015
Jill Bosco, 2016
Heather Himes, 2017