Arizona REALTORS® Announces
2023 Executive Committee Line Officers
Arizona REALTORS® has officially elected its executive committee line officers for the 2023-2024 year.
The leadership team is comprised of several returning line officers with decades of industry experience including President Eric Gibbs and President-Elect Shelley Ostrowski and First Vice President Sindy Ready.
Next year, Phoenix area real estate professional and Managing Broker Mandy Neat will join the executive committee as treasurer.
“We have the opportunity as real estate leaders to empower all members no matter which brokerage as a whole industry,” said Mandy. “Every day I have a personal mission to create a positive environment to ensure all professionals I come across can succeed while being part of a community.
“As an Arizona REALTOR® leader I would love to continue to empower all professionals across our state to find opportunity in our collaborative industry and make a difference in each client’s lives. I appreciate this opportunity to become our 2023 Arizona REALTOR® Treasurer.“
The 2023 line officers span the state from metro Phoenix to Flagstaff, Tucson and Yuma and will take office on December 1, 2022. Responsibilities will include leading the state association and its membership of more than 50,000 professionals from all areas of real estate including residential, commercial, property management, land, appraisal, relocation and more.
“We’re extremely proud to have such a dedicated and inspiring group of individuals serve on our executive committee,” said Scott Drucker, CEO of the Arizona REALTORS®. “With their combined leadership skills, we are confident our association will build on past successes and continue to be the voice of the Arizona real estate industry.”
Eric Gibbs, Jr. – 2023 President
“I’m so honored to be 2023 President of the Arizona Association of REALTORS®. I never imagined being in this position when I became a REALTOR® some 14 years ago.
My passion for real estate and this industry is very much who I am. I’m committed to serving my fellow REALTORS® and ensuring their voices are continuing to be heard at all levels of our associations, National, State and Local.
I want to continue moving our association forward and raising the bar by supporting our members, industry, communities, and consumers.
Together, we can achieve greatness for ourselves and our communities. I look forward to serving you and the membership.
Shelley Ostrowski – 2023 President-Elect
“I would like to thank you and say I am honored to be the President-elect of the Arizona Association of REALTORS® for 2023. I have been blessed to have served with some of the best leaders in the state and can only aspire to continue and build on their ideas.
“I have been a REALTOR® for over 25 years. I started serving in my local association in 2004 and then moved on to the state and national committees.
I have always believed leadership is a privilege and you should lead by example. I believe we can build on the ideas of past and present leadership to move this association forward. We have a wealth of volunteer members who serve and contribute along with an amazing staff. I look forward to learning and building in the next year to ensure our members’ voices are heard.”
Sindy Ready – 2023 First Vice President
“Leadership is not about a title or a position that we may have held or hold! It is about serving our MEMBERS!
“It would be an honor to continue to serve on this great AZ leadership team! Arizona REALTORS continues to focus on serving our members in our ever-changing business environment.”
Mandy Neat – 2023 Treasurer
“We have the opportunity as real estate leaders to empower all members no matter which brokerage as a whole industry. Every day I have a personal mission to create a positive environment to ensure all professionals I come across can succeed while being part of a community.
“As an Arizona REALTOR® leader, I am looking forward to empowering all professionals across our state to find opportunity in our collaborative industry and make a difference in each client’s lives.
“I appreciate this opportunity to become our 2023 Arizona REALTOR® Treasurer.“
M. Teresa Rubio-Acuña – Region 2 Vice President
M. Teresa has been a REALTOR® for more than 17 years, specializing in residential property, and is a full-time REALTOR® with Full House Realty of Arizona.
M. Teresa has been an active voice in the REALTOR® community since 2004. At the state level, she has served as a Director for the Arizona Association Of REALTORS® since 2009 and currently sits on the Diversity & Inclusion Committee.
At the national level, she serves as a Director with the National Association of REALTORS® and is on the Leading Edge Advisory Board.
At the local level, M. Teresa served as the 2019 President of WeMAR and was on the merging team, which created the now WeSERV. She was awarded the honor of WeMAR’s REALTOR® of the Year in 2015 and served four years on WeMAR C.A.R.E.S committee before joining as a director on the board in 2009. Also active, with the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at WeSERV. She has received her GRI, AHWD as well as C2EX designations.
M. Teresa is a life learner, strategic thinker, leadership developer, and entrepreneur. In real life that means she’s a wife, volunteer, friend, and REALTOR®.
Louis McCall – Region 4 Vice President
Louis A. McCall II is an experienced REALTOR® who relocated from Atlanta to Scottsdale, Arizona to continue his successful real estate career. Louis offers his clients a solid reputation while establishing trust and providing valued services in the purchase, sales, and construction of properties in Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Paradise Valley, Arizona.
An award-winning promotions manager in the record industry at a young age, Louis exhibited an in-depth understanding and unique skill in client service and marketing. After 7 years in the entertainment field, Louis decided to pursue real estate. He began his new career selling custom homes at a prestigious subdivision in the Atlanta suburbs.
Louis also has experience in the residential sector of a “green”, mixed-use development, overseeing sales of mid-rise luxury condominiums in the Buckhead district of Atlanta.
Experienced in providing a turnkey solution for clients interested in purchasing their next home, Louis distinguishes himself as a capable and personable REALTOR® who inspires confidence based on his diligent approach. He is now a Certified Negotiation Expert.
As an active leader in the Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors, Louis sat on various committees and is a graduate of the Scottsdale Leadership Academy XVI. Louis currently acts as sitting board director for the Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS® as well as the Arizona Association of REALTORS®.
In his rare spare time, Louis enjoys cooking, music, photography, graphic arts, and kickboxing. Charity is also a large part of Louis’s life as he is a member of the Phoenix Suns Charities 88, the largest family services charity in the Valley. As an avid traveler, Louis also loves visiting museums and historical monuments.