Board Members Meet the team behind REFF

MJ Zaring

MJ Zaring

President

As President, MJ presides over all meetings and works with the REFF Board in setting the strategic direction of the organization, as well as executing on activities and partnerships in support of the REFF mission.

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Alison Buckley

Alison Buckley

Vice President of Programs

As the VP of Programs, Alison is responsible for planning, organizing, and coordinating monthly events and panels.

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Nicole Aguiar

Nicole Aguiar

Vice President of Programs

As the VP of Programs, Nicole is responsible for planning, organizing, and coordinating monthly events and panels.

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Rachel Janus

Rachel Janus

Vice President of Special Events

As the VP of Special Events, Rachel is responsible for planning REFF’s Annual Holiday Party, as well as the Summer Membership Party. The annual holiday party is the biggest fundraiser for our organization.

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Erica Ruggieri

Erica Ruggieri

Vice President of Special Events

As the VP of Special Events, Erica is responsible for planning REFF’s Annual Holiday Party, as well as the Summer Membership Party. The annual holiday party is the biggest fundraiser for our organization.

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Katie VanBerschot

Katie VanBerschot

Vice President of Membership

As REFF’s VP of Membership, Katie is responsible for maintaining membership records, recruiting new members, and assisting with planning next year’s membership party.

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Ellen Hayes

Ellen Hayes

Vice President of Technology

As VP of Technology, Ellen is responsible for maintaining the REFF website, including text and pictures, as well as all online communication.

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Christine Kolb

Christine Kolb

Vice President of Philanthropy

As the VP of Philanthropy, Christine is responsible for planning philanthropy events with local non-for-profits, as well as working with the Goldie B. Wolfe Miller Women Leaders in Real Estate scholarship program.

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Laura Faber

Laura Faber

Treasurer

As REFF’s Treasurer, Laura is responsible for collecting membership dues and event fees, paying bills, and tracking financials.

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Olga Olejniczak

Olga Olejniczak

Secretary

As Secretary, Olga is responsible for taking minutes at all meetings, maintaining member databases and contact lists, and performance of all other administrative tasks.

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