Participation within the Carolinas community is what distinguishes CoreNet Global from other similar organizations. Participation through peer-to-peer networking, attendance at events, and building new programs is how Carolinas members make the most out of their CoreNet Global membership.

We strongly encourage all of our members to get involved and volunteer for any one of several committees of the Carolinas Chapter. The Committee Chairs are listed below, if you have an interest in getting involved with a committee reach out to these individuals.

Special Projects Task Force:
The Special Projects Task Force is responsible for special projects that align with the Chapter's Strategic Plan. 
Chris LaPata, BHDP Architecture (
John Leddy, JLL (
Frank Wiseman, Tarkett (

Finance Committee:
The Finance Committee is responsible for managing the Carolinas Chapter revenues, expenses, and reserves and partners throughout the year with each committee to provide financial advice/oversight on Chapter events.
Brad Divins, Barings (

Programs Committee:
The Programs Committee is responsible for developing and coordinating the Carolinas Chapter Programs.
Jessika Douglas, M Moser (
John Christenbury, CBRE (

Sponsorship Committee:
The Sponsorship Committee is responsible for generating sponsorship dollars to offset the cost of the Carolinas Chapter events held throughout the year.
Camille Farkas, DIRTT (
Amy E. Davis, FMG Real Estate, Planning (
Cindy Suarez, Knoll Inc. (

Membership Committee:
The Membership Committee is responsible for the retention and recruitment of members to CoreNet Global and the Carolinas Chapter.
Lalonna Griffin, RTI, International (

Communications Committee:
The Communications Committee is responsible for managing all Carolinas Chapter communications, including quarterly newsletters and press releases.
Mendy McNeel, Truist (

Community Outreach Committee/Networking:
The Community Outreach Committee is responsible for managing all Carolinas Chapter community projects and participation.
Abdul Khan, Cisco (

CORE Awards Committee
The CORE Awards Committee selects winners to receive CORE Awards recognizing outstanding contributions to the Corporate Real Estate Industry.  This committee also hosts an annual gala event to celebrate CORE Awards winners.
Christopher Kubala, CBRE (

Young Leaders Committee:
The Young Leaders Committee assembles CoreNet Global members 35 years and under.
Tripp Guinn, TRIPP Commercial (

University Relations Committee:
The University Relations Committee connects with university students currently working or who are interested in working in commercial real estate.
Tripp Guinn, TRIPP Commercial (

Premier Spring Event:
The Premier Spring Event Committee develops and coordinates the Chapter’s annual spring event that includes a Technology Symposium and Golf Tournament, and multiple networking receptions.
Chris LaPata, BHDP Architecture, LLC (
John Leddy, JLL (

Diversity and Inclusion Committee:
Tony Perez, SOLID Surface Care (

New Region Development Committee:
New Region Development Committee promotes and implements engagement of current and new members not from the Charlotte or Triangle Regions. 
Hunter Fleshood, Comfy (

There are many opportunities to participate, so contact us and get started! ​​​​​​