2023 BOARD OF DIRECTORS


    Executive Board      

 

 


 

 

 

 

Chasity Peterson - 2023 President - Head of Builder Development Services - Spire Financial, a Division of V.I.P. Mortgage, Inc. -  - Chasity Peterson grew up in Centennial, Colorado, making her a rare native. Her career path started in the dental industry, but after serendipitously being led into real estate, she never looked back. She is grateful for the big change, extreme challenge, and knowledge that Real Estate has taught her. She is going on her third year of leading the Colorado Builder Services Division at Spire Financial, and her motivation comes from the first-hand experience she has with the builders' and architects' complete masterpieces--her true passion is experiencing the building process.  When not leading up her team or being boots on the ground at building sites you can find Chasity enjoying the outdoors, taking hundreds of photos of her dogs, or traveling the world with her spouse.   You can reach Chasity at 719.645.5977 or via email at [email protected].

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

Regan Han-Easker - 2023 Immediate Past President - With almost 20 years of marketing experience, primarily in the natural food industry, she has enjoyed learning about the fascinating and innovative home-building/real estate industry. You can reach Regan at 720.837.7499 or via email at [email protected].

 

 

 

   

                                                                            2023 President-Elect - TBD

 

 

 

 

 

Joseph Gonzales - 2023 Secretary - Certified Homes LoansJoseph A. Gonzales was born and raised in Alexandria, Louisiana. He joined the military after school where he served 9 years and 3 days. While in the military he served as a medical soldier. After the military, he worked for Lockheed Martin for 8.5 years as a project/product manager. During that time, he became a Florida Realtor for 5 years. Then he became a mortgage broker and has been doing that ever since. He is also an active real estate investor and owns multiple properties.  Joseph has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Austin Peay University and a master's degree in Computer Science from Nova Southeastern University. He has four children who are 12, 14, 15, and 20. In his off time, he enjoys spending time with his kids, traveling, playing video games, and being around people.  You can reach Joseph at 754.201.6253 or via email at [email protected].

 

 

 

Susan Sechrist – 2023 Treasurer - New West Realty, LLC - Susan has earned various designations to better serve her clients:  ABR, AHWD, GRI, CHRE, PMN, SFR, and CSP through the NHBA, and recently received NAR's Commitment to Excellence (C2EX) endorsement. Susan has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management and also studied Music.  Living in the Denver area for 40+ years, Susan has seen vast changes in the building industry and housing market evolve over the years.  Licensed as a Realtor® since 2002, Susan served as the Builder Realty Council's Aurora Liaison for three years and served as the Builder Realty Council's President in 2015.  She was elected to represent the Directorship of the Aurora Association of REALTORS®, serving a three-year term from 2011 to 2014 and serving on several committees at the Association.  In 2014 she was awarded the Distinguished Service Award from the Aurora Association of REALTORS®.   She has been a Member of the Women’s Council of REALTORS® since 2010, was named 2012 Entrepreneur of the Year, and was named 2011 REALTOR® of the Year by the Mile High Chapter (now called Mile High Network) of the Women’s Council of REALTORS®, and has served on committees within that organization as well. Susan continually strives to keep abreast of the market to keep her clients better informed.  Susan has a penchant for learning and volunteering and has been most recently involved with the Denver Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association for the last six years.  You can reach Susan at 303.324.3545 or via email at [email protected].

                      

Affiliate Representatives 

 

 

 

Deborah Gustafson –  2023 Affiliate Representative -  Guaranteed Rate - Deborah is an award-winning and highly respected Mortgage Loan Officer.  By understanding the needs of her clients, she provides extraordinary service and consistently saves them time and money with loan programs catered to their specific needs and swift loan approvals.  You can reach Deb at 720.696.3690 or via email at [email protected].

 

 

 

 

 

 

Priscilla Negreanu - 2023 Affiliate Representative - The Closet Factory - Priscilla Negreanu is an alumna of the University of Colorado Denver, a business-relationship developer, and an advertising sales veteran in Denver, Colorado. Priscilla works with high-value companies in the new construction, design, and real estate industry to grow profitable business relationships and long-term business growth. Over the past three years, she has worked closely with The Closet Factory to grow and manage key relationships with architects, builders, and interior designers, through a personalized approach.  Priscilla was born in Bucharest, Romania, and grew up in Colorado. She serves as a Basics Team Foundation business and life skills coach dedicated to coaching, teaching, and mentoring Denver’s homeless population. In her free time, you can find Priscilla focusing on personal growth, reading, and training for her trek to Mt. Everest Basecamp in Fall of 2022.   Priscilla can be reached at 720.298.4932 or via email at [email protected]

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eric Penrod - 2023 Affiliate Representative - Land Title - Eric Penrod is an Account Manager with Land Title Guarantee Company and is based out of the Greenwood Village office. Eric works with both the lender and the builder teams, providing sales and account management support for his customers and their clients. Prior to Land Title, he was a collegiate basketball coach for nine years at multiple programs where he successfully mentored hundreds of athletes. With Land Title, Eric has successfully transferred his passion for relationships and community from the coaching world into the title industry. In his spare time, Eric enjoys playing golf, attending sporting events, and spending time with his dog, Kevin. Eric is originally from Colorado and is a proud graduate of the University of Wyoming.   Eric can be reached at 303.489.1877 or at [email protected]       

 

               

   

 

Gina Voshel - 2023 Affiliate Representative Alternate - Equity Title - Gina is proud to say she has enjoyed an amazing career in both Title and Real Estate for over 15 years in the Industry.  She enjoys business development for Equity Title, specializing in Builders, Realtors, Developers & Investors. She loves to teach education classes. Her favorite part of our business is still first-time homebuyers and seeing the pride and joy of accomplishment in purchasing their new homes. She especially loves to problem-solve and brainstorm with her clients.  She wants to be your "go-to" partner in Title. Happy customers are the foundation of our success and the key to our future. Real Estate is the best Investment opportunity we will make in our lifetimes, so It's so important to build a great team to support each other.  Gina is a native of Colorado, married to a wonderful man, and they have a new puppy by the name of Jessi!  Gina enjoys all the perks of the great outdoors in Colorado, and she is a huge love of travel. Italy is by far my favorite place!  Gina can be reached at 720.717.0932 or via email at [email protected].

 

 

Builder / Developer Representatives 

 

 

                                                                                

Tammy Barber - 2023 Builder Representative - Thomas James Homes - Tammy is the Vice President of Sales-Build On Your Homesite for Thomas James Homes. She brings over 25 years of experience in new home construction experience, working for top national builders to local home-grown builders.  Starting in new home sales as an assistant, she quickly realized she had found her calling.  Growing throughout her career in sales, marketing, and leadership, she achieved awards as a top salesperson to coaching the top sales teams. The most rewarding part of her career is mentoring newbies that are getting into the industry, “To see their faces light up on how rewarding the industry is and how we can make an impact on so many around us is the best."  She has had her real estate license active on and off since 1996 and values the relationships between the Realtor and Builder Community.  She strives in the ever-evolving market and partnerships she meets along the way. Tammy is married with 2 grown sons and has a Bernese Mountain dog named Denali.  She is always up for her next adventures with friends and family at Lake Powell, scuba diving, snowboarding, attending concerts, and visiting new places. Tammy can be reached at 720.628.8599 or via email at [email protected].

 

 

Neneh Biffinger - 2023 Builder Representative - Green Means Go, LLC - JANE of ALL TRADES - This is what Neneh Biffinger’s Superhero Undershirt says. In business and in life, she has played numerous roles - mastered more than half, and learned to ask for help on others.  Neneh often jokes, “I have been selling since the womb” and her almost 30 years of experience selling in a variety of industries has equipped her with a vast amount of skills, including relationship building, strategic and consultative selling, conflict management, interpersonal communication, innovative marketing, and successful negotiation.  Neneh’s favorite pastime is connecting people and she has a passion for helping others. This has afforded her many adventures, speaking opportunities, free dinners, loyal relationships, and life successes, including her most recent venture partnering and consulting with residential builders and housing developers, like Painted Prairie, to promote Broker Programs, raise awareness, drive traffic to their developments, and grow sales.  When she is not out networking and growing business, she LOVES to travel with her husband, experiment in the kitchen, ride her scooter, and dance anywhere she can make a dance floor.  Under Neneh's Builder Business Development and Consulting company, she is currently contracted to represent Painted Prairie as their Broker Relations Ambassador.  You can reach Neneh at 720.281.3285 or via email at [email protected].

 

 

 

 

Mike Davidson - 2023 Builder Representative - Wonderland Homes - Mike Davidson is a Colorado native and is passionate about giving back to his community.  He has worked for two private homebuilding companies as well as two national homebuilders in Colorado since 2005.  Mike started his homebuilding career as a Marketing Coordinator and quickly was promoted into marketing and sales management while taking on various roles such as onsite & online sales, closing coordination, land analysis, training, and IT.  Mike is also a licensed Realtor and believes that buying a home is one of the most important transactions in most people's lives.  During his career, he has been responsible for the sales and promotion of over 90 new home communities and teams achieving over 3,500 total new home transactions. Mike has been a part of the executive team and serves as the Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Wonderland Homes for 4 years helping to lead their growth and expansion into new markets in Colorado.  In 2018, Mike led Wonderland’s sales team to the largest year of sales in over 50 Years. Mike is married and has two stepchildren at home.  He currently serves on the Board of Directors for HomeAid Colorado working with local builders on projects to assist those in the community at a high risk of homelessness. Visit his LinkedIn profile to learn more: https://www.linkedin.com/in/denvermikedavidson/. You can reach Mike at 303.981.0114 or via email at [email protected].  

 

                                                                            

 

2023 Builder Representative Alternate - TBD

 

REALTOR® Association Liaison Representatives   

 

 

 

John Ball - 2023 Denver Metro Association of REALTORS® Liaison - Distinct Real Estate - Joining this board is a full circle for him as he spent my summers between school as a trim carpenter for a small builder before Pulte Homes acquired the company. He has always been entrepreneurial and built custom homes for two years before finding his footing in the technology sector. Over twenty years,heI was a founder or co-founder of four technology companies where we raised a few hundred million dollars, employed thousands, and completed three IPOs, which included taking one company public in the UK. After returning from the UK, he started an investment banking firm, naturally focusing on mergers and acquisitions in the technology sector, working with entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and private equity groups. He completed transactions totaling $1B. While he wrangled with VCs, business owners, banks, and lawyers, he watched as his wife had so much fun and made so many lasting friendships helping her clients find homes.  He wanted to be a part of that and became a Realtor seven years ago. He wishes he had made that change many years before because this, as this has been the most rewarding experience in his professional life. John has been a member of several boards, public, private and non-profit. He graduated from the University of Colorado with a BS in both Environmental Engineering and Structural Engineering. He has an MBA in Finance and Marketing from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. https://www.linkedin.com/in/johnpball/.  John can be reached at 303.588.8960 or at [email protected].

 

 

Mike Bruce, Keller Williams Realty Downtown - 2023 Denver Metro Association of REALTORS® Liaison Alternate - With 13 years in sales Mike knows what it takes to help people out in the buying process. Negotiation, contract knowledge, and area expertise are all great skills, but they don't compare to the art of listening. If you are a first-time home buyer and are unsure of what it takes to buy a home, give Mike a call and he would be happy to walk you through the buying process. Not only does he help locals find a new home, Ihe is experienced in helping out-of-state families move into Colorado. If you are considering relocating to Colorado, let Mike set you up with some of his virtual showings and give you the chance to walk through any home you'd like without even leaving the office. Let Mike be your Realtor for Life!  Mike can be reached at 720.771.0495 or at [email protected].

 

 

 

 

Lynn Snyder Goetz – Keller Williams DTC -  2023 South Metro Denver REALTOR® Association Liaison - Licensed in 2004 Lynn has been on the board of the BRC since 2008.  As a member of the South Metro Denver REALTOR® Association she has served on the Board for 10 years and as a former Chairman from 2016-2017.  She currently represents her board as a Director for the Colorado Association of REALTORS®.  As an agent with Keller Williams DTC, she has served on the Agent Leadership Council for 6 years, and currently is on the Master Faculty, serving as an Advisor for new agents, and on the Culture Committee.  She holds her CRS, GRI, and CNE designations.  You can reach Lynn at 303.478.5986 or via email at [email protected].

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eriqueca Sanders - 303 Realty Group, Inc. South Metro Denver REALTOR® Association Liaison Alternate -  Eriqueca Sanders, Managing Broker/Owner of 303 Realty Group, Inc., is a real estate industry expert with extensive knowledge of the real estate market in Colorado.  A Denver native, Eriqueca began her real estate career in 2003.  As a Realtor, Eriqueca provides her clients with the personal, professional, and comprehensive real estate experience they deserve. As a team leader, Eriqueca ensures her team has the tools and resources to provide their clients with service embodied in fidelity, care, and the utmost professionalism. 

Eriqueca currently holds a position as a Director on the South Metro Denver Board of REALTORS®. She is also the recipient of multiple awards, including the Five Star Professional award, which has been acknowledged in 5280 Magazine and the Denver Post. She has also been honored as a Market Leader in Forbes and Fortune magazines.

Buyers, Sellers, Investors, Clients in the process of relocation, and Clients seeking to buy or sell new construction, can feel at ease knowing Eriqueca is committed to excellence and professionalism and will provide strategic guidance throughout the process, and post-transaction follow-up. You can reach Eriqueca at 720.435.3300 or via email at [email protected].

 

 

Committee Chairs

 

 

Ron Meier – Education Chair - Your Life 2 Learn – Ron believes success comes through the cooperation of many. He recognizes the necessity of a strong network of trusted colleagues in building any successful enterprise and works across industries to create mutually beneficial relationships. Ron has fourteen years of construction experience and twenty-five years of sales and sales management experience, including time as Division Sales Manager for two national home builders. Ron also holds an inactive Colorado Real Estate license. He teaches continuing education classes helping Realtors learn strategies resulting in satisfying, profitable transactions that create goodwill between their clients and home builders. He supports the vital role builders and developers play in creating new neighborhoods where Realtors build their businesses. You can reach Ron at 303.898.7046 or via email at [email protected].