Illinois REALTOR® Chris Read was honored with other state REALTORS® of the Year in Orlando on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016.
Read, CRB, CRS, GRI, ABRM, CIPS, CNC, SFR, BPOR, SRS, SRES, is managing broker/owner of CR REALTOR® and is CEO of CR Strategies in Woodridge. She’s played a longtime role in Illinois REALTOR® governance and guiding the association’s professional standards efforts.
Each year at the REALTORS® Conference & Expo, the state association REALTORS® of the year parade across the stage at a general session carrying the state flag.
During a real estate career that spans nearly 40 years, Read has been actively involved in the REALTOR® association at the local, state and national levels and has served in a variety of leadership capacities. A member of the Mainstreet Organization of REALTORS®, she has served as president of her local association and was named its local REALTOR® of the year in 2007.
Read was formally honored as the REALTOR® of the Year for Illinois at a banquet in June.