Michelle Crabtree (Michael Saunders & Company), Marianne LeBar (Michael Saunders & Company), and Alfredda Smith-Odato (RE/MAX Alliance Group) were among only 19 Realtors® in the state chosen for the prestigious honor.
The mission of the Leadership Academy is to identify, educate and inspire future leaders in a professional, supportive environment while advancing the principles of the Florida Realtors®. This rigorous program is designed to train emerging Realtor® leaders who want to get involved, make a difference, grow their businesses and expand their leadership skills.
Michelle Crabtree has been a Broker-Associate since 1982 and served on the SAR Board of Directors from 2008-2010. She has served on numerous SAR committees and is involved in committee work with the Florida Realtors®. Michelle was also named SAR’s 2013 Meritorious Service Award winner.
Marianne LeBar, currently on the SAR Board of Directors, has been active for many years with SAR as a board member and committee member, and with the Women’s Council of Realtors®, serving as WCR President in 2011.
Alfredda Smith-Odato is the current WCR Treasurer, and has served on numerous SAR committees. She is currently on the Grievance Committee and Professional Development Committee.