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The primary responsibility of the Budget and Finance Committee is to review Pen-Mar’s finances, investments, and association budgets for the purpose of making recommendations to the Board of Directors.

Craig Harshman:

Kim Lewis:

Sherry Scire:

Shelby Diehl:

Matt Kellam:

Shelley Layton:

Julie Fritsch:

The primary responsibility of the Education Committee is to assist in planning Pen-Mar’s educational offerings, courses, and training. This includes Continuing Education (CE), REALTOR® certifications and designations, and other learning opportunities for Pen-Mar members.


Eddie Currey:

Jocelyne Melton:

Toby Wantz:

Julie Fritsch:

Jim Cramer:

Robin Thomas:

Mellisa Wagaman:

Patricia Beidel:

Duane Beidel:

Bill Tolleson:

The primary responsibility of the Maryland and Pennsylvania Legislative Committees is to monitor, review, interview, and recommend political candidate endorsements, public policy positions, and legislative actions to Pen-Mar’s Board of Directors.


Maryland Legislative Committee

Michael Draper:

Lee Downey:

Chrisina Ocharzak:

Dennis Stouffer:

Kim Lewis:

Nancy Allen:


Pennsylvania Legislative Committee

Heather Weeks:

Rose Yohn:

Kristyn Martin:

The primary responsibility of the RPAC Fundraising Committee is to assist in fundraising activities, events, and initiatives to encourage member investments in the REALTOR® Political Action Committee (RPAC).


Darwyn Benedict:

Heather Weeks:

Karen Ebeid:

The primary responsibility of the Community Service Committee is to identify and organize opportunities for Pen-Mar members to volunteer in the local community. This committee also assists with Pen-Mar’s “sunshine” efforts, aimed at supporting fellow association members in need.


Gabe Fortmann:

Karen Starr:

Kelly Keener:

The primary responsibility of the Membership Committee is to oversee, plan, and coordinate membership events, including the Annual Membership Meeting.


Amanda Gregg:

Jeff Matthews:

Jim Gullace:

Richard Howe:

Shelby Diehl:

Melissa Ballou:

As a subcommittee of our Membership Committee, the primary responsibility of the Young Professionals Network (YPN) team is to provide networking and professional development opportunities to Pen-Mar members, with an emphasis on members who are new to the industry.


Richard Howe:

Shelby Diehl:

Melissa Ballou:

The primary responsibility of the Affiliate Advisory Group is to work with our association's Affiliate members and find ways to add value to their overall membership experience. The group will brainstorm and recommend suggestions for added/improved benefits and activities that meet the needs of our non-REALTOR® members.

Jocelyne Melton:

Jake Naugle:

Todd Lesnett:

Ken Nelson:

Pat Leroux:

The primary responsibility of the Bylaws and Policy Committee is to review and recommend updates, changes, or clarification on Pen-Mar bylaws and policies, including its governance documents. Their recommendations and suggestions are often tasked by our Board of Directors, when seeking to modernize or improve any existing policies or proposals that will ensure we're agile and adapting to member and regulatory needs.


Kim Lewis:

Barbara Costa:

Pam Mease:

The primary responsibility of our Professional Standards volunteers is to participate in ethics, grievance, and professional standards hearings. Pen-Mar participates in a cooperative agreement with the Maryland REALTORS®, who manage and enforce complaints made against association members in Pennsylvania and Maryland. This includes training these volunteers and calling on them as needed to assist in reviewing complaints.


Rotating Panelists Might Include One of the Following Individuals:

Shelby Diehl

Barbara Costa

Rose Yohn

Shirley Bayer

Matt Kellam

Dan Plombon

Gerry Williams

Joan Jernigan

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