Commanding Influence

Member involvement is what helps The Real Estate Council stand apart from other leadership organizations in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Here you find the best in the business serving on committees and boards providing critical hands-on support to strengthen the organization, the commercial real estate industry and the community.

Executive Committee

CHAIRMAN
Kim Butler, HALL GROUP

PAST CHAIRMAN
Mike Ablon, PegasusAblon Properties

CHAIRMAN-ELECT, TREC COMMUNITY INVESTORS CHAIR
Trey Morsbach, JLL

TREASURER
Dustin Schultz, Deloitte.

SECRETARY
Keenan Kolendo, Haynes & Boone

DIVERSITY, EQUITY, & INCLUSION CHAIR
Darren James, KAI Enterprises

PUBLIC POLICY CHAIR
Scott Rohrman
, 42 Real Estate

TREC PAC CHAIR
Mattye JonesCoats Rose, P.C. 

FIGHTNIGHT CHAIR
Craig Wilson, Stream Realty Partners

MEMBERSHIP CHAIR
Chris McCluskey, VanTrust Real Estate

PROGRAMS CHAIR
Jeff Montgomery, Republic Title

LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT CHAIR
Steve Aldrich, Hillwood Properties

ALC CHAIR
Stephanie Laughlin, Jacob & Hefner Associates

LEADERSHIP ALUMNI CHAIR
Elias Bahar,
Balfour Beatty Construction

ALC CLASS REPRESENTATIVE
Max Schwartzstein, Providential Realty Partners

YOUNG GUNS CHAIR
Patrick Henning, Brasfield & Gorrie

Board of Directors

  • Michael Alost, KDC
  • Susan Arledge, E Smith Realty Partners
  • Robert Brewer, Hines Interests LP
  • William Brokaw, Hillwood Urban
  • Joseph Cahoon, Southern Methodist University Institute for Real Estate
  • Chip Cavanaugh, Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr P.C.
  • Chad Cook, Quadrant Investment Properties
  • Lynn Dowdle, Dowdle Real Estate
  • Mark Drumm, The Shelter Companies, LLC
  • Melissa Eastman, Stewart Title
  • Allison Frizzo, Hart Advisors Group
  • Brian Heflin, PlainsCapital Bank
  • Will Hendrickson, Granite Properties
  • Marshall A. Hess, MHCI, LLC.
  • Brent Houston, JPMorgan
  • Matt Hudnall, Maynard Cooper & Gale
  • Russell Ingrum, CBRE
  • Alex John, HKS
  • Avery Johnson, Avery Capital
  • Eric E. Kreuger, Balfour Beatty Construction
  • Torrey Littlejohn, JLL
  • Holden Lunsford, Holt Lunsford Commercial
  • Tommy Mann, Winstead PC
  • Jeff Matthews, Winstead PC
  • Jason McCann, Vari, LLP
  • Frank Mihalopoulos, Corinth Properties
  • Joshua Millsap, KFM Engineering & Design
  • Steve Modory, Champion Advisory Partners
  • Michael Oswald, Hill & Wilkinson
  • Kathy Parmenter, Younger Partners, LLC
  • Steve Rado, EY
  • James Ray, MetLife Real Estate Investors
  • Katy Slade, Mintwood Real Estate
  • Terry SylerThe Retail Connection
  • Daniel Taylor, Colliers International
  • Kristian Teleki, Matthews Southwest
  • Ray Washburne, Charter Holdings

Legacy Leaders

Legacy Leaders are past chairmen, appointed TREC members, and selected community leaders who share our mission.

  • CHAIRMAN
    Mike Ablon
    , PegasusAblon Properties
  • Linda McMahonThe Real Estate Council
  • Sue M. Ansel, Gables Residential
  • Jim Berry, retired
  • Diane Butler, Butler Advisers
  • Bill CawleyCawley Partners
  • Will Cureton, Richman Ascension Development Group, LLC
  • Michael Dardick, Granite Properties
  • David DenigerHyphen Solutions
  • Anthony Dona, Greystar
  • Robert Feldman, retired
  • Mark D. Gibson, JLL Capital Markets
  • Joe F. Griffith, JPMorgan
  • David S. Gruber, MetroAmerican Developers, LLC
  • Ran Holman, Cushman & Wakefield
  • Jim Knight, KFM Engineering & Design
  • Greg Kraus, Invesco Real Estate
  • Holt Lunsford, Holt Lunsford Commercial
  • Will G. Mundinger II, WM2 Company, LLC
  • Paul E. Rowsey, III, retired
  • Ken D. Sandstad, The Sandstad Group, LLC
  • Bill Sechrest, Calhoun, Bhella & Sechrest, LLP
  • John F. ScovellWoodbine Development Corporation
  • Frank B. Schubert, Expedition Capital Advisors
  • Jeff L. Swope, Champion Advisory Partners
  • Ken H. TownsendBoulevard Builders
  • Michele WheelerJackson‐Shaw
  • Todd A. Williams, Commit!
  • Karl Zavitkovsky, retired
TREC member carrying a paving stone

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