Rei Mesa has more than 30 years’ experience in the industry and currently serves as a National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) director, and serves on the Executive Committee, Corporate Investors Council, Large Firm Involvement Advisory Board, realtor.com Advisory Board, and NAR’s Project Upstream. Unafraid to challenge the status quo, Mesa has promoted new types of technology to train and support real estate professionals, improve their ability to serve their customers and increase productivity.
This year, under Mesa’s leadership, the firm completed five acquisitions, including expanding into two new service areas. He promotes diversity and inclusion among his staff, overseeing a team that speaks dozens of languages. Mesa has also led the firm in raising more than $3.37 million for the Sunshine Kids, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing positive group activities and emotional support for young cancer patients. He has also been involved politically in issues that impact REALTORS®.
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