Committees



Get Involved


CREW-St. Louis offers many opportunities to boost your leadership skills and expand your network. Plus, you can make a difference in our mission to advance the success of women in commercial real estate.

How? Simply join one of our many committees. You can select a committee that suits your interests, advances your skills and positions you for career growth. You’ll also learn about our chapter’s operations, connect with other dedicated members and gain the valuable experience needed for future leadership positions within CREW-St. Louis.

All current CREW-St. Louis members are welcome to explore the opportunity of committee service.

Interested in joining? Find out more about each committee and contact a CREW-St. Louis Committee Chair today!

Ambassador Committee


Provides a valuable service to new and existing CREW-St. Louis members by coordinating onsite check-in at monthly CREW events and welcoming new CREW-St. Louis members. Additionally, the Ambassador Committee organizes the annual Dine Arounds in August, which provide an informal opportunity to network and build lasting relationships with other members.

Chair

Lauren Nicole Berry
lberry@paceproperties.com
Pace Properties Inc.
(314) 968-9898

Co-Chair

Michelle Miller 
mmiller@naidesco.com
NAI DESCO Commercial
(314) 994-4944

Communications Committee


Responsible for promoting the programs and activities of the chapter. In addition, the committee increases brand recognition of CREW-St. Louis in the region through media outreach, social media channels and the chapter’s website. The committee promotes the achievements of members as well. The bimonthly e-newsletter keeps members, prospects and local leaders informed on the chapter’s news and activities. Brand recognition is furthered by developing a consistent graphic look and messaging.

Chair

Katie Seibel
katie.seibel@centralbank.net
Central Bank of St. Louis
(314) 219-0412

Co-Chair

Sharon Henderson
sharon.henderson@thelawrencegroup.com
Lawrence Group
(314) 231-5700

Member Services Committee


The committee oversees three main objectives:

  1. Hosting CREW Career and UCREW events at area schools
  2. Providing CREW scholarship information and materials to colleges and universities throughout Missouri
  3. Collecting and encouraging donations to CREW Network Foundation to support its initiatives, including industry research, career outreach and scholarship endowment.

Member Services establishes connections and interacts with local high schools and colleges/universities to introduce female students to opportunities and professions in commercial real estate. This effort includes connecting with women students interested in pursuing careers in commercial real estate and raising awareness about CREW-St. Louis and CREW Network.

Co-Chairs

Samantha Noel Hurrell
samantha.hurrell@hok.com
​HOK
(314) 745-3915

Sarah Luem 
luem@capessokol.com
​Capes Sokol
(314) 505-5498

Golf Committee


Plans and carries out the annual CREW-St. Louis Golf Classic, considered one of the region’s premier networking and golf events. The committee works with the Sponsorship and Programs Committees to ensure an efficiently-run event. Subcommittees organize and achieve a variety of tasks, which provide numerous opportunities to work with the leaders in the real estate industry to solicit players and sponsors to create a successful tournament.

Chair

Michelle L. Warriner
mickey.warriner@gmail.com
Jacobs
(314) 335-4459

Co-Chair

Colette Letendre
colette.letendre@royalbanksnet.com
Royal Banks of Missouri
(314) 212-1645

Membership Committee


Manages and strengthens the chapter’s membership. Responsibilities include maintaining the chapter's membership roster; working with CREW Network to ensure member's information is current, assist with verification of lists for annual renewals; reviewing and submitting to the Board new member applications as well as identifying and targeting prospective members. The Membership Committee works with Ambassadors Committee to plan and host new member events.

Chair

Erin Petersen Torney
erin.torney@colliers.com
​Colliers International
(314) 584-6215

Co-Chair

Molly Studer 
mstuder@intcre.com
Intelica CRE
(314) 749-5102

Sponsorship Committee


Solicits sponsorships from current and new sponsors annually. The Sponsorship Committee works with the Programs, Awards and Golf Committees to place sponsorships with the various events they choose to sponsor.

Chair

Angela L Drumm
ald@carmodymacdonald.com
​Carmody MacDonald, PC
(314) 854-8623

Co-Chair

Alice Coulter Benner 
abenner@bambooequity.com
​Bamboo Equity Partners
(314) 602-3963

Programs Committee


Develops and executes monthly educational and networking events that support the mission of CREW-St. Louis. The committee identifies program topics, speakers and venues that reflect the latest in commercial real estate trends, as well as keys to advancing career success. Also plan CREW-St. Louis members-only programs, which are special events designed to enhance the value of CREW membership.

Chair

Christine Beck
christine.beck@centralbank.net
​Central Bank of St. Louis
(314) 746-4640 (4640) 

Co-Chair

Christine Ramsdell 
Cramsdell@sccmo.org
​St. Charles County
(636)949-7339

Awards Committee


Coordinates CREW-St. Louis’ Annual Networking Awards, which recognize significant contributions by CREW-St. Louis members and a Woman of Influence in the St. Louis region. The committee oversees the nomination process for the award categories. These awards showcase CREW-St. Louis’ mission in action while also celebrating the achievements of women in shaping the region’s commercial real estate industry and economic development.

Chair

Dawn M. Humphreys
dhumphreys@firstam.com
​First American Title National Commercial Services
(314) 898-1642

Co-Chair

Mande M. Meyer 
development@accuratepaving.com
​Accurate Asphalt Paving Co., Inc.
(636)343-5199