Member Education Committee

CREW Network and CREW UK event

Committee Charge

The Member Education Committee is responsible for identifying topics and speakers to create high quality breakout sessions for the annual convention. Member education and professional development are cornerstones of CREW Network’s strategic plan. The Member Education Committee's work will require high-level, pro-active thought leadership to create innovative industry programs and exceptional breakout sessions for our members.

Term of service

The term of service will be one year, from September through the convention the following year (likely September or October).

Application period

Members of this committee are appointed by the CREW Network board of directors in the summer, for work on the following year's convention.




Committee Chairs

Stana Ocokoljic (CREW Houston)
Regional Vice President, Platinum Parking
Lisa Strope (CREW Boston)
Vice President, Director of Research, Healthcare and Life Sciences, JLL

CREW Network Board Liaisons

Barbara Schaefer McDuffie (CREW Washington DC)
Managing Director, Baker Tilly
Karen Whitt, CPM, RPA, CRE (CREW Washington DC)
President | Real Estate Management Services US, Colliers International

Committee Members

Ashley Aust (CREW Iowa)
General Counsel, Hubbell Realty Company
Cecelia Bonifay, Esq. (CREW Orlando)
Partner, Akerman LLP
Jacqueline Bozzuto (CREW Orlando)
Partner, Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.
Miriam Brodie (CREW Northern Virginia)
Director of National Private Clients, Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
Erreka Campbell (CREW Austin)
Mary Coyle, CPM (IndyCREW)
Director of Asset Services, Invesque
Yvonne Heerema (CREW Austin)
President/Owner, Valor Tax Solutions, LLC
Principal, HJKessler Associates Inc.
Vice President, World Class Property Company
Jennifer Litwak, Esquire (CREW San Diego)
Executive Director, Housing on Merit
Stacy Reed, RID, IIDA (CREW Austin)
Associate, Sr. Interior Project Designer, Perkins + Will
Abby E. Schmit (CREW Atlanta)
Assistant Vice President, Fidelity National Title Group - NCS
Ms. Sara S. Shank, CFA (CREW Boston)
Managing Director, Head of Portfolio Management, Beacon Capital Partners, LLC
Stephanie Sprenkle, JD (CREW Philadelphia)
Of Counsel Attorney, McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC

CREW Network Staff Liaisons

Sarah Clopton (Member at Large)
Chief Learning Officer, CREW Network
Wendy Mann, CAE (Member at Large)
CEO & CREW Network Foundation President, CREW Network
Member Education Committee Community

This exclusive community for members of the Member Education Committee gives participants an opportunity to discuss business, access committee resources, and share ideas.

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