Prior to the merger creating HGAR, Zurlo served on the former OCAR MLS Board of Directors for many years, and chaired the HGMLS Committee that researched new MLS systems.
The new HGMLS Officers include: Louise Colonna of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in White Plains as Vice President; Chirag Shah of Gateway Realty Corp.
8220;The new HGMLS will provide a broader view of the organization's role for real estate agents and the general public in the area,” said HGMLS President Gary Leogrande.
HGMLS now includes more than 1,700 real estate firms stretching from the Bronx to the most rural northern areas of Dutchess and Ulster counties.
Front row, l-r: Roseann Paggiotta, WCR President; Gary Connolly, HGAR MLS Director; Marcene Hedayati, HGAR President-Elect; Ann Garti, HGAR & HGMLS COO; Richard Haggerty, HGAR CEO; and Pat Palumbo, WCR.
Cummins and Faranda, along with the executive officers and directors of HGAR and HGMLS were officially installed in their new positions at the Association's Gala 2014, held recently at The View in Piermont.
Cummins succeeds Katheryn DeClerek of BHG Rand in Warwick, the 2013 HGAR President, and Faranda takes over the reins from Russ Woolley of Wright Bros Real Estate Inc in Nyack, the 2013 HGMLS President.
Pictured I-r: Katheryn DeClerck, HGAR President; Richard Maggerty, HGAR CEO; Tom Conklin, CEO, Make-A-Wish Hudson Valley; Ann Garti, HGMLS COO; and Russ Woolley, HGMLS President.
Kennedy and Leogrande will remain on the Executive Committees of HGAR and HGMLS respectively.