April 12, 2017

SABOR Announces Changes to Board Leadership Team

San Antonio – The Board of Directors of the San Antonio Board of REALTORS® (SABOR) announced the selection of Yvette Allen as the new chairman of the board for 2017. Lorena Peña will step into the role of chair-elect, and Marty Hutchison will serve as secretary/treasurer. Each has previously served in an executive role on the Board of Directors.

“We value the time and commitment each of these individuals gives to the organization, and look forward to a great year ahead under their leadership,” said Angela Shields, SABOR’s president and CEO.

As the chairman, Allen will preside over the 18-member Board of Directors, while working with SABOR’s president and chief executive officer to implement the policies and vision of the membership. A graduate of the Texas REALTORS®
Leadership Program who has also served as an instructor at The Real Estate School at SABOR, Allen is the broker/owner of Real Estate 210.

“I am extremely honored to be named chairman of theBoard for the San Antonio Board of REALTORS® and look forward to serving the membership,” said Allen.

Peña joined the Board of Directors in 2014 and has been a REALTOR® since 2002. She is a REALTOR®/Partner at The Osburn Peña Group of RE/MAX Preferred REALTORS®.

Currently with Property Management Services of Texas, Inc., Hutchison has actively served on committees for SABOR as well as the Texas Association of REALTORS®. He is also a graduate of the Texas REALTORS® Leadership Program graduate.

Other changes announced by the Board of Directors were the addition of board member Diane Lauer to the Executive Committee as a Member-at-Large and a new director, Cher Miculka.

About SABOR: The San Antonio Board of REALTORS® is the largest professional trade association in San Antonio and represents over 10,000 REALTOR®members. SABOR’s membership services nine counties including Bexar, Atascosa, Frio, Karnes, Kendall, LaSalle, McMullen, Medina and Wilson. SABOR is one of over 1,200 local boards and 54 state and territory organizations of REALTORS® nationwide that make up the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR).