RECA Announces 2015/2016 Chair and Chair-Elect

Calgary, Alberta –The Real Estate Council of Alberta (RECA) is pleased to announce the selection of Krista Bolton as Chair of Council and Christine Zwozdesky as Chair-Elect.

Ms. Bolton is a Chartered Mediator with her primary practice in family mediation. She has been a public member of Council since 2012, appointed by the other Council members. Her education includes a bachelor of science in linguistics from the University of Victoria as well as a certificate in Conflict Management from the ADR Institute of Alberta. She currently serves on the Alberta Real Estate Foundation as a governor and has served on the Finance and Audit, Hearings, and Governance Committees for Council, and she is the Regional Family Mediation Coordinator for the Family and Child Protection Mediation Rosters

Ms. Zwozdesky was appointed by Council in 2013 from nominations received from licensed property managers. She has more than 30 years' experience in the industry, and is a Past President of both the Building Owners and Managers Association – Edmonton Chapter and Edmonton's Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) chapter. Christine is currently a Director of the Capital Region Housing Corporation Board and Chair of their Real Property Committee. She serves RECA as Chair of the Property Management Advisory Committee, Chair of the Facilities Committee, Chair of the Condominium Management Implementation Advisory Committee and Vice Chair of the Residential Real Estate Advisory Committee.

Ms. Bolton and Ms. Zwozdesky will serve in these positions for a one-year term, ending on October 31, 2016.

The Real Estate Council of Alberta (RECA) is an independent, non-government agency, responsible for governing real estate, mortgage broker, real estate appraisal and property management industry professionals under Alberta’s Real Estate Act. RECA's mandate is to protect consumers and to provide services that enhance and improve the industry and the business of industry professionals.