Board of Directors

CREW Dallas is managed by a Board of Directors that works together to set and accomplish the Chapter’s strategic goals. Serving on the CREW Dallas Board of Directors is a unique opportunity for leadership and networking among other ambitious peers working in the commercial real estate field.

2017-board
The CREW Dallas Board is made up of eleven voting directors and one non-voting Director as follows.

  • President
  • President-Elect
  • Past President
  • Strategic Advisor (former Past President)
  • Secretary/Treasurer
  • Community Projects Director
  • Programs Director
  • Marketing/Communications Director
  • Member Services Director
  • Membership Director
  • Sponsorship Director
  • Executive Director (non-voting Director)
     

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 the Chapter for years to come

Time Commitment

  • The President-Elect, President, Past President, and Strategic Advisor each hold their office for a one-year term beginning January 1 following election as President-Elect and thereafter holding the offices of President, Past President, and Strategic Advisor for one-year consecutive terms.
  • The other Directors hold office for a term of two years from January 1 following election through December 31 of the subsequent year
  • Each year, the new President-Elect assigns each of the Directors to serve as either Secretary/Treasurer or as any of the committee liaisons (Community Projects, Programs, Marketing/Communications, Member Services, Membership, or Sponsorship).
  • Attendance at Board of Directors meetings is mandatory
  • Each member of the Board of Directors is encouraged to attend CREW Dallas and CREW in the Community events

Costs

  • Board Directors are required to make a personal donation to CREW Network Foundation and to CREW in Community in the amount of their choosing.
  • Required travel is reimbursable by the Chapter as written in the Chapters Policies & Procedures manual.

Eligibility

  • All nominees must have been full active members for not less than two years at the time of election, be in good standing and have previously served as a CREW Committee Chair or Co-Chair, a CREW Classic, Inc. Committee Chair, a CREW Texas regional conference Chair or Co-Chair, or a CREW Network council meeting or annual convention Chair or Co-Chair (where the Corporation was a co-host), or, prior to 1992, as a CREW Chair, Co-Chair or Officer.
  • With the exception of President, only one person from a firm or company may serve as an Officer and Director during any calendar year.
  • Nominees for President-Elect must have previously been or currently be a Director.

Nomination Process

  • The CREW Dallas Nominating Committee is responsible for the nomination of Officers, and Directors of CREW Dallas for presentation to the membership for election.
  • An email notice will be sent to all CREW Dallas members seeking nominations for the President-Elect and Directors of CREW Dallas to be filled for the coming year. The nomination process is opened in July of the upcoming year and remains open for a two (2) week period of time.
  • Upon positive confirmation of their ability to serve, the CREW Dallas office will send each candidate a biographical questionnaire and they will each have a two (2) week time frame in which to complete and send it to the CREW Dallas office.
  • All candidates for the position of President-Elect will be interviewed by the Nominating Committee.

2017 CREW Dallas Board of Directors

President

Suzanne Brasuell
Architecture
sbrasuell@entosdesign.com
Entos Design
(972) 770-2222
 

President-Elect | Delegate

Paula L Beasley
Law
pbeasley@mctaggartbeasley.com
McTaggart & Beasley, PLLC
(214) 265-1968
 

Past President | Delegate

Teresa Ereon Giltner
Law
tgiltner@dykema.com
Dykema Cox Smith
(214) 698-7870
 

Treasurer | Secretary

Alicia Shea Kracheck, CPA
Accounting - Public / CPA
skracheck@lgt-cpa.com
Lane Gorman Trubitt, LLP
(214) 461-1474
 

Director

Lindsay Jones
Finance
lindsay.jones@amegybank.com
Amegy Bank of Texas
(214) 754-9403
 

Director

Kari Walker, RID
Interior Design/Space Planning
kwalker@walkermiranda.com
Walker+Miranda
(214) 215-8680
 

Director - Membership

Karen Casey Pierre
Marketing & PR
karen.pierre@bisnow.com
Bisnow Media LLC
(214) 931-9384
 

Director - Programs

Kmeal Winters, CCIM
Investment Management
kmeal.o.winters@gmail.com
(214) 293-6486
 

Director - PR/Marketing/Communications

Tracie Frazier
Marketing & PR
tracie.frazier@kdc.com
KDC Real Estate Development & Investments
(214) 808-5128
 

Director - Sponsorship

Cathy Kuebler, CPM
Corporate Real Estate
CKuebler@Billingsleyco.com
Billingsley Company
(972) 820-2259
 

Legal Advisor/Counsel

Sally A. Longroy, JD
Law
longroy@gsfpc.com
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C.
(214) 692-5409
 


CREW Dallas thanks all of our Past Presidents for their service and commitment to the organization!

Teresa Ereon Giltner, 2016
Sally Longroy, 2015
Michelle Hudson, 2014
Elissa Plotsky, 2013
Rebecca Tudor, 2012
Vicky Gunning, 2011
Jill Warren, 2010
Marti Nemer, 2009
Leigh Richter, 2008
Julie Young, 2007
Diane Butler, 2006
Kathy Mulgrew, 2005
Marilyn Acheson, 2004
Lorraine Teel, 2003
Brenda Richardson, 2002
Beth Lambert, 2001
Jody Muse, 2000
Sharon Herrin, 1999
Trisha Ewert, 1998
Pam Wilkerson, 1997
Pat Stanton, 1996
Eliza Solender, 1995
Irene Hosford, 1994
Elizabeth Trocchio, 1993
Sarah Johnson, 1992
Susan Gwin, 1991
Deborah Atkins, 1990
Julie Bayliss Hogan, 1989
Suzan Cooper, 1988
Judy Taylor, 1987
Karen Wilson, 1986
Myrna Nichols, 1985
Marty Swenholt, 1984
Rosanna Stanley, 1983
Janie Davis Wright, 1982
Kathy Price Wilke, 1981