Leadership and StaffThe backbone of Fredericksburg Area Association of Realtors®
2022 Leadership Team
Delegates to the VR Delegate Body
President Elect Carol Sondrini
Vice President Randy Walther
At-Large Delegate Sherry Bailey
View the list of FAAR’s past presidents.
Page Browning, RCE, CAE
Chief Executive Officer
Page works directly for the Board of Directors and manages a staff of seven in executing the policies of the Board. As the CEO, she also organizes strategic planning sessions and serves on Virginia REALTORS® and National Association of REALTORS® committees. Page is the staff liaison to the Awards, Nominating, and Diversity committees. She is also a member of both the Budget & Finance and Investment committees.
Barbara Castillo, RCE, CIPS
Professional Development Director
As the Professional Development Director, Barbara is the administrator of the FAAR Academy. She writes curriculum, hires instructors, and creates class schedules. Barbara coordinates many different classes, including continuing education (CE), post-licensing (PL), certification and designation classes. Additionally, Barbara’s responsibilities include working closely with DPOR to submit class credits and classes for approval. Currently, she serves as the staff liaison to the Education Committee, the Managing Brokers Network, the Professional Standards Committee, and the Grievance Committee. Barbara also serves on the NAR Professional Development Committee. If you have any questions regarding the status of your remaining CE or PL credits or on upcoming classes, email Barbara at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kim McClellan, RCE
Public Policy Director
Kim handles all legislative, regulatory, and policy issues relating to local and state government and serves as the staff liaison to the Fredericksburg REALTORS® Foundation, Property Management Network and the Public Policy Committee. She represents FAAR in various community organizations and has established working relationships with many area officials. Kim is the person to contact with concerns over private property rights, land use and area agencies that deal with housing issues. She is a former Capitol Hill staffer and proud Mom to Jack and Ellie, who are honorary FAAR employees. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and children boating on Lake Anna. If you have any concerns over private property rights, land use, and/or area agencies that relate to housing, please contact Kim at email@example.com.
Events and Sponsorships Manager
Jennifer brings the fun to FAAR! She manages the planning and organizing of FAAR events, as well as managing affiliate sponsorships. A native of State College, PA, she is a Penn State alumna that began her career working events at the Bryce Jordan Center, planning everything from concerts, tradeshows, commencements and sporting events. Jennifer brings a high level of organizational skills coupled with a collaborative spirit and has quickly become a valued member of FAAR staff. Jennifer is the person to contact with questions about FAAR affiliate marketing partnerships as well as FAAR’s annual Expo. Please contact Jennifer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Financial Director / HR Director
Linda is the brain trust for all things relating to FAAR finances and financial records and staff liaison to Budget & Finance and Investment Committees. She is in charge of preparing the financial statements and reporting to the various agencies. She manages all of FAAR’s financial accounts including operations, investments, RPAC and the Foundation. Linda’s responsibilities also include the HR functions for the association from the application of employment laws to employee benefits.
Assistant Membership Director
Koko is the Assistant Membership Director and the first FAAR face many visitors see. Her responsibilities include answering and transferring phone calls, checking out store sales, processing new membership applications, transfer forms, terminations and assisting with sentrilock lockbox services. Have a question about your membership or lockboxes? Koko can help!
Membership Services Director
With 17 years of experience as the Membership Services Director, Lori assists FAAR brokers and members with any and all membership questions, manages the FAAR member records system, and manages Sentrilock’s key access. One of her key responsibilities includes adding new business and brokerages to FAAR. In addition, Lori also manages FAAR’s REALTOR® Store and serves as the staff liaison to the Young Professionals Network. She currently assists on the Special Events Committee and the Education Committee. If you have any questions about new agents, agent transfers, terminations, new companies, classes, or event registrations, please contact Lori at email@example.com.
Webmaster | Communications Director
Lauren is responsible for managing communications of the association including the FAAR website, social media, and other channels. Lauren also organizes the FAAR Friday emails, the FAARside newsletter, and manages most of the FAAR website content. She has over 10 years of professional association and marketing experience and an eye for design. Additionally, Lauren is the staff liaison for the Technology Committee. If you have any questions about the FAAR communications, faarmembers.com, the Technology Committee, or the Newsletter, contact Lauren at firstname.lastname@example.org.