Meet the Team

Ron Leach, Host and 2021 CCAR President

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Jonna Fernandez, Co-Host and CCAR Chief Operating Officer

Favorite Quote: “Never look down on someone unless you’re helping them up.”

Favorite Food: Pizza…or is it sushi? But then there’s donuts….

Dream Vacation: Norway, to see the Northern Lights.

Why you Love Real Estate: I love that every day is different in real estate. It’s never boring – you get to meet so many amazing people and the opportunities to make a difference are endless!

Bri Westbury, Producer and CCAR Content Specialist

Favorite Quote: “Resentment is like drinking poison and then hoping it will kill your enemies.” – Nelson Mandela

Favorite Food: Chicken Pot Pie

Dream Vacation: A 10 day stay at the 4 Bedroom Water Reserve with Slide at Soneva Jani, not that I have given it much thought or anything…

Why you Love Real Estate: To me, real estate is the intersection of business, design, and service – requiring a high-level of negotiation skills and knowledge, an eye for beautiful things and comfortable spaces, and a desire to help people. The combination makes it the best and most rewarding industry to be in!

Ella Madden, Audio Engineer and CCAR Visual Media Specialist

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Kendall Crawford, Outreach and Guest Relations Manager and CCAR Social Media Specialist

Favorite Quote: “All you need in this world is a bit of peace and love” – Unknown

Favorite Food: Mexican, more specifically chips and salsa.

Dream Vacation: My dream vacation is literally anywhere with a beach!

Why you love Real Estate: I love real estate because there is so much to learn and a lot of constant change, I’m always on my toes. But it’s also the one thing all people have in common, wanting a place to call home, no matter the property type!

Shan Afzal, Podcast Administrator and CCAR Director of IT

Favorite Quote: “The worst of our faults is our interest in other people’s fault.”

Favorite Food: Leg of lamb

Dream Vacation: Secluded white sandy beach

Why you Love Real Estate: I love real estate because it gives people a roof over their heads, whether you rent or buy.