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Indiana Commercial Board of Realtors elects new leaders

Indiana Commercial Board of Realtors elects new leaders,ph01
Jim Baker

The Indiana Commercial Board of REALTORS® (ICBR) recently announced its 2019 executive officers. These professionals have been elected by the membership to represent the industry and serve on their behalf.

Jim Baker, Baker Commercial Real Estate, has been elected as president of the board. Baker boasts more than 40 years of experience as a REALTOR® and has served several years as the former district seven representative and within the executive committee of the ICBR board. He is actively involved in the Kentucky Commercial Real Estate Alliance (KCREA) and has earned his designation from the Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS® (SIOR) and is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM).

Stephen Daum, Colliers International Indianapolis, has been elected to serve as vice president in 2019. Daum brings more than 10 years of industry experience to his board seat, with an emphasis on working with individuals, corporations, trusts and estates on disposition solutions and commercial property sales and leasing. Prior to being elected to the executive committee, he served as district representative to the Indianapolis metro area on the ICBR board of directors.

Serving as treasurer is Carolyn Spake-Leeper, SIOR, BND Commercial. Spake-Leeper joined BND in 2015 after ten years as an associate broker at another local commercial real estate company. She specializes in sales and lease transactions of all types including both investment and owner-occupied properties. A member of ICBR and the Northeast Indiana Commercial Brokers Association, she previously served on the ICBR board as district representative to the Fort Wayne area.

Joining the executive committee this year is Brad King, Bradley Company. A long-time ICBR board member and past REALTOR® of the Year recipient, King will serve as secretary to the association. King has more than 20 years’ experience in real estate marketing, project management, planning and zoning, economic development and regulatory assistance.