Communications and Editorial Committee

CREW Network News

Committee Charge

The CREW Network Communication and Editorial Committee is responsible for identifying industry-related topics, writing articles and providing feedback on CREW Network’s communications activities to provide engaging and relevant content to CREW Network members. Each committee member will take a lead role in developing one or more articles for CREW Network’s News You Can Use program. These articles may be focused on a specific trend within CRE, or may highlight CREW-related activities, such as interviews with convention speakers and CREW Network leaders. The committee will also monitor and support CREW Network’s social media efforts, and discuss CREW Network’s media and PR efforts. The Communication and Editorial Committee will:

  • Identify timely industry topics and issues, and develop the editorial calendar for the News You Can Use program.

  • Publish a minimum of one News You Can Use article each month.

  • Serve as the review committee for CRE-related News You Can Use submissions.

  • Help promote the CREW Network Convention and Marketplace by contributing articles on convention sessions and speakers and promoting the event via social media

  • Help promote and write deal stories for the member-to-member business content section on the CREW Network website.

  • Recommend social media strategies and tactics to further increase CREW Network’s industry presence.



Committee Chair

Cecilia J. Hyun (CREW Cleveland)
Property Tax Counsel, Siegel Jennings Co, LPA

CREW Network Board Liaison

President/Broker, Herrin Commercial Real Estate

Committee Members

Keli Colby, attorney (CREW Washington DC)
Beth Zafonte (CREW New York)
Director of Economic Development Services, Akerman LLP
Tammy Kelly, CCIM, CPM (CREW Chicago)
Senior Vice President - Asset Management, Redwood Capital Group, LLC
Mrs. Vanessa Manners (CREW Atlanta)
Marketing & Business Development, Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
Sibet Freides (CREW Atlanta)
Principal, Idea Associates, Inc
Lori Lynn Moore, JD (CREW Naples/Fort Myers)
Shareholder, Roetzel & Andress LPA
Mrs. Lindsey M. Cannon (CREW Upstate South Carolina)
Director, Quest Site Solutions
Melissa Bartenbach (CREW Seattle)
Principal, Peterson Sullivan LLP
Ms. Jenn Stuart, CPSM (CREW Charlotte)
Business Development Manager, Holder Construction Company
Sara L. Todd (CREW Washington DC)
Freddie Mac
Jennifer Goralski (CREW Orange County)
Director of Capital Markets and Designated Broker, Taylor Street Capital Partners
Erreka Campbell (CREW Dallas)
Associate, Polsinelli
Donna Schumacher (CREW San Francisco)
Founder and Creative Director, Donna Schumacher Architecture
Founder & Principal, iola Consulting, Inc.
Catherine Ann Leap, RPA (CREW Seattle)
Senior Managing Director, Kennedy Wilson

CREW Network Staff Liaisons

Laura Lewis (Member at Large)
Chief Marketing Officer, CREW Network
Wendy Mann, CAE (Member at Large)
CEO & CREW Network Foundation President, CREW Network
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