MIAMI — The MIAMI Association of Realtors (MIAMI) installed 2023 Jupiter-Tequesta-Hobe Sound MIAMI (JTHS-MIAMI) President Martha Gillespie-Beeman, ABR, C2EX, CIPS, CNE, Green, GRI, MRP at its Inaugural & Awards Celebration on Feb. 3 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood.
“It’s truly humbling to be selected by my peers to lead the 2023 Jupiter-Tequesta-Hobe Sound MIAMI Board of Governors,” Gillespie-Beeman said. “Our leadership is well positioned to continue building a strong presence within the Palm Beach County and Martin County business community, as well as developing key relationships with representatives from our local government. Community initiatives, government affairs, and broker, member and YPN engagement are some of our top priorities in 2023.”
The JTHS-MIAMI Board of Governors are the think tank, brain trust and expert resource for Realtors in Palm Beach and Martin counties. The Governors identify and monitor threats, opportunities and solutions based on the issues and challenges facing JTHS-MIAMI members on a day-to-day basis.
New JTHS-MIAMI President Brings State and National Realtor Committee Experience
A resident of South Florida since 1970, Gillespie-Beeman earned a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management. A former human resources manager, she made a career change to real estate and joined The Sheehan Agency in June 2001, where she is the vice president of residential sales.
During her real estate career, Gillespie-Beeman has earned several designations and certifications: ABR (Accredited Buyer Representative); C2EX (Commitment to Excellence); CIPS (Certified International Property Specialist); CNE (Certified Negotiating Expert); Green; GRI (Graduate Real Estate Institute) and MRP (Military Relocation Professional).
She is also on the 2023 National Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors; 2023 Florida REALTORS® Board of Directors; Chairperson of the Jupiter-Tequesta-Hobe Sound (JTHS) Professional Development Team (2015-Present) and a member of the Women’s Council of REALTORS®. She has served on numerous committees on the state and national levels since 2017.
With her intimate knowledge of the area and years of community involvement in Palm Beach and Martin counties, Gillespie-Beeman is a valuable member of the Sheehan team. She is married and has a son.
Announcing the 2023 JTHS-MIAMI Board
Joining Gillespie-Beeman are: JTHS-MIAMI President-Elect Charles Siebrecht of Professional Real Estate Advisors; 2022 JTHS-MIAMI President Brad Westover, AHWD, C2EX of Avanti Way Realty LLC; Governor David Abernathy, e-PRO, C2EX of Waterfront Properties & Club; Governor Jill Barnwell, MRP, AHWD of The Keyes Company; Governor Nancy Cardone, AHWD, C2EX of William Raveis Real Estate; Governor Sandy Casey, ABR, C2EX of Home Sales Palm Beach; Phyllis Choy, CIPS, C2EX, e-PRO of Water Pointe Realty Group; Governor Kayla Foriere Robinson of Sutter & Nugent, LLC; Governor Shauna Hostetler of Avanti Way Realty; Governor Bill Lyons, AHWD, ABR, CIPS, CRS, GRI, MRP, PSA, RENE, RSPS, SFR, SRS, C2EX of The Keyes Company; Governor Janine Meyer of The Keyes Company; Governor Darci Quinn, MRP, C2EX of Paradise Real Estate International; Governor and JTHS YPN Chapter Chair Shakearah Rolle, AHWD, MRP, SFR, SRS, C2EX of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida; Governor Bernie Rubinstein, AHWD, C2EX of Coldwell Banker Realty; Governor Courtney Smitheman of Crane Reed Properties, LLC; Governor Nancy Waligora of Paradise Real Estate International; Governor Erica Wolfe of Real Broker, LLC; Business Partner Governor Steve Austin of Dynamic Lending Team: Powered by American Bancshares Mortgage; Business Partner Governor Brianna Steel of Coastal Title Services, Inc.
Danielle Clermont, CAE, RCE, AHWD, C2EX, CIPS, e-PRO, MRP, PSA, RSPS serves as MIAMI Chief of Operations. Joanne Werstlein, RCE, C2EX, AHWD, e-PRO, MRP, PSA serves as the JTHS-MIAMI Vice President. Teresa King Kinney, RCE, CAE, CIPS, AHWD, C2EX, RSPS serves as the CEO for the MIAMI Association of Realtors.
About the MIAMI Association of Realtors®
The MIAMI Association of Realtors (MIAMI) was chartered by the National Association of Realtors in 1920 and is celebrating 103 years of service to Realtors, the buying and selling public, and the communities in South Florida. Comprised of six organizations: MIAMI RESIDENTIAL, MIAMI COMMERCIAL; BROWARD-MIAMI, a division of MIAMI Realtors; JTHS-MIAMI, a division of MIAMI Realtors in the Jupiter-Tequesta-Hobe Sound area; MIAMI YPN, our Young Professionals Network Council; and the award-winning MIAMI Global Council. MIAMI REALTORS represents nearly 60,000 total real estate professionals in all aspects of real estate sales, marketing, and brokerage. It is the largest local Realtor association in the U.S. and has official partnerships with 242 international organizations worldwide. MIAMI REALTORS has launched its new YPN Global and will host the first-ever YPN Global Congress on Feb. 12-15, 2023, in Dubai. MIAMI has been selected to host the prestigious FIABCI World Congress on June 5-9, 2023. MIAMI’s official website is www.miamirealtors.com