Twelve Illinois REALTORS® were selected to participate in the 2020 Illinois REALTORS® Leadership Development Program.

Members of the 2020 Class are:

  • Sheena Baker, CarMarc Realty Group, Mainstreet Organization of REALTORS®;
  • Megan Beechen, Realty Executives Elite, Mainstreet Organization of REALTORS®;
  • David Bovyn, EXIT Real Estate Partners, Mainstreet Organization of REALTORS®;
  • Monica Bullington, RE/MAX Rising, Bloomington-Normal Association of REALTORS®;
  • Teresa Camarato, Property with TLC, LLC, Egyptian Board of REALTORS®;
  • Miguel Angel Fernandez, Home Smart Connect Real Estate, REALTOR® Association of the Fox Valley;
  • Efty Garba, Efty Realty Group, Chicago Association of REALTORS®;
  • Liz McDonald, The McDonald Group, Champaign County Association of REALTORS®;
  • Matt Persicketti, Oak Leaf Realty, Three Rivers Association of REALTORS®;
  • Kelly Simpson, Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group, Heartland REALTOR® Association;
  • Dont’a Taylor, ARE Partners, Chicago Association of REALTORS®; and
  • Connie Vavra, RE/MAX Professionals, Mainstreet Organization of REALTORS®.

The class will meet in Springfield on Feb. 12 for a two-day Leadership Academy followed by seven additional modules throughout the year. The 2020 Leadership Development Program will conclude with a final project presentation in the fall.