RE/MAX Northern Illinois Salutes Its Brokers Who Are Taking Leadership Roles in Realtor Organizations

ELGIN, Ill., June 15, 2017 – The RE/MAX Northern Illinois network recently saluted the RE/MAX brokers across the region who are playing vital roles in support of their local Realtor organizations.

“For those of us in the real estate business, local Realtor boards are incredibly important because they maintain the structure that allows our marketplace to efficiently serve the needs of our customers,” explained Jack Kreider, executive vice president and regional director of RE/MAX Northern Illinois.

“RE/MAX brokers have a remarkable record of service to those organizations, and their efforts are deeply appreciated. On behalf of the more than 2,250 brokers in our region, I want to thank those who are currently continuing that tradition,” he said.

The following is a list of those RE/MAX brokers currently serving as leaders of  local Realtor boards in northern Illinois.

Heartland Realtor Organization

Director, Becky Kirchner, RE/MAX Plaza, Woodstock

HomeTown Association of Realtors

Director, Rorry Heide-Skora, RE/MAX Experience, Sycamore

Mainstreet Organization of Realtors

President, Catherine Terpstra, RE/MAX All Pro, Bloomingdale

President Elect, Karen Irace, RE/MAX 1st Service, Orland Park

Director, Linda Dressler, RE/MAX Suburban, Schaumburg

North Shore-Barrington Association of Realtors

Director, Luigui Corral, RE/MAX United, Wheeling

Driector, Keith Hancock, RE/MAX Villager, Glenview

Oak Park Area Association of Realtors

Immediate Past President, Jane McClelland, RE/MAX in the Village, Realtors, Oak Park

Realtor Association of Northwestern Illinois (RANWIL)

Director, Patricia Kloepping, RE/MAX Town Lake and Country, Lake Carroll

Realtor Association of the Fox Valley

Director, Lucas Albright, RE/MAX Town & Country, Aurora

Director, Christopher Tenggren, RE/MAX All Pro, St. Charles

Three Rivers Association of Realtors

Director, Ryan Behrens, RE/MAX Ultimate Professionals, Shorewood

Director, Jim Ludes, RE/MAX Top Properties, Morris


RE/MAX agents consistently rank among the most productive in the industry. In 2016, RE/MAX Northern Illinois agents averaged 18 transaction sides. RE/MAX has been the leader in the northern Illinois real estate market since 1989 and is continually growing. The RE/MAX Northern Illinois network, with headquarters in Elgin, Ill., consists of more than 2,250 sales associates and 103 independently owned and operated RE/MAX offices that provide a full range of residential and commercial brokerage services. Its mobile real estate app, available for download at, provides comprehensive information about residential and commercial property for sale in the region. The northern Illinois network is part of RE/MAX, a global real estate organization with 110,000+ sales associates in 100+ nations.


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