Four new Fellows of REINZ (FREINZ) were announced at our 2022 Annual General Meeting. Yvonne Box, Gladys Glavish, Wayne Rawson and Andy Stewart were each recognised for their excellence, longevity and commitment to the real estate profession.
Yvonne is the Director of The Real Life Coach and has worked closely with REINZ for many years delivering academic and compliance coaching for members. She is also an integral member of the qualification and assessment standard review working groups for the New Zealand Certificates in Real Estate.
Gladys’ career in real estate began in 1989. She dedicated more than 33 years to working at EVES Whangarei and is a well-known salesperson throughout the Northland region.
Wayne is a long-standing member of REINZ. He is a salesperson at Barfoot and Thompson in the rural and lifestyle sector in Whitford and surrounding districts. Wayne started his real estate career in 1980, qualified as a branch manager in 2006 and was granted Associated status of REINZ in 2007. Wayne served as a REINZ Regional Ambassador for the Franklin District.
Andy is a dedicated member of the Institute with a real estate career spanning more than 30 years. In 2009, Andy became REINZ Regional Ambassador for Palmerston North, and he still represents the area today. His passion for the real estate profession has seen him build a thriving community across all brands in his area.
Speaking at the REINZ AGM, Bridget Coates, Chair of the Board, said: “It is wonderful to recognise our Fellows of REINZ today, each of whom is a pillar within REINZ and the real estate community.”