Hawaii Chapter No. 34 of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM®) announced its 2013 officers on November 14 at the Pacific Club.

Steven Sofos, CPM, Sofos Realty Corp., will serve as President
Michelle Wong, CPM, Ideal Properties, Inc., will serve as President-Elect
Jeremy Long, CPM, Ideal Properties, Inc., will serve as Treasurer
Mele Heresa, CPM, NAI Chaney Brooks, will serve as Secretary
Davie Felipe, ARM, Ko’olani, will serve as VP, ARM
Joylin Shum, CPM candidate, Lani Properties, will serve as VP, Education & Programs,
Fred Ferguson-Brey. CPM, Real Estate Trading Company, will serve as VP, Legislative
Kristi Hirota, CPM candidate, Certified Hawaii, will serve as VP, Membership
Kawika Keala, ARM, Pacifica Honolulu, will serve as VP, Events / IYP
Reggie Eubanks, ARM, CPM candidate, Seventeen Seventeen Ala Wai, will serve as VP, Newsletter / Communications
Gifford Chang, CPM, Ideal Properties, Inc., will serve as VP, Student Outreach
Michelle Wong, CPM, Ideal Properties, Inc., will serve as International Friendship
Steven Sofos, CPM, Sofos Realty Corp., will serve as Immediate Past President
Laura Baker, Association Executive, IREM Hawaii Chapter, will serve as IAE
About IREM® Hawaii Chapter No. 34
Located in Honolulu, IREM® Hawaii Chapter No.34 was founded on May 7, 1956. Members comprise some of Hawaii’s most influential real estate managers and management firms. Membership is also open to Associates, Students and Academics.

IREM® Hawaii Chapter offers a professional development program and a network that helps maximize members potential and the value of the real estate assets managed.

For more information about the chapter contact Laura Baker at (808) 536-4736 or visit www.iremhawaii.org.

About The Institute Of Real Estate Management
The Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM®) is an international community of real estate managers across all property types dedicated to ethical business practices and maximizing the value of investment real estate. An affiliate of the National Association of Realtors®, IREM has been a trusted source for knowledge, advocacy and networking for the real estate management community for more than 77 years.

IREM is the only professional real estate management association serving both the multi-family and commercial real estate sectors and has 80 U.S. chapters, 14 international chapters, and several other partnerships around the globe. Worldwide membership includes more than 19,000 individual members and over 550 corporate members.

IREM promotes ethical real estate management practices through its credentialed membership programs, including the Certified Property Manager® (CPM®) designation, the Accredited Residential Manager® (ARM®) certification, the Accredited Commercial Manager (ACoM) certification, and the Accredited Management Organization® (AMO®) accreditation. These esteemed credentials certify competence and professionalism for those engaged in real estate management. IREM also offers CPM® Candidate, Associate, Student, and Academic memberships. All members are bound by the strictly enforced IREM® Code of Professional Ethics.

Collectively, CPM® Members in the United States manage nearly $2 trillion in real estate assets, including 11.4 million residential units and 10.4 billion net square feet of commercial space. To learn more about the IREM and its chapter network, call (800) 837-0706, ext. 4650 (outside the U.S. call (312) 329-6000) or visit www.irem.org.