Meet Your Climer School Team

Andy Brown, Head Instructor, is the developer of the PASS F.A.S.T.™ System for teaching Adult Learners
Andy Brown
Head Instructor, Partner
 
 
 
 
 
 
Andy Brown has 25 years experience in the central Florida Real Estate community as a Realtor®, a Real Estate Brokera Licensed Mortgage Broker, and a Licensed Title Agent. He has been teaching Adults and Professionals for over 35 years and is certified in Adult Learning Theory and Systematic Learning as well as being a Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Trainer.  He is highly trained in Sales Communications using Subliminal Influence and Persuasion Skills. Andy was awarded 2019 Real Estate Educator of the Year and is one of a handful of REEA (Real Estate Educators Association) 'Gold Standard' Instructors in the United States, is a Distinguished Real Estate Instructor (DREI) Candidate and delivers Instructor Development Workshops for Real Estate Instructors around the country. Andy is also a Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) in Toastmasters International and a Master Storyteller. Many believe that Andy Brown is the Best Real Estate Instructor in Florida. You are going love and appreciate his fun style.
Pam Matera
Director of Operations, Partner
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

Pam has over thirty years of experience in managing, sales training and operations.  As a nationally recognized executive she has successfully increased sales and expanded companies. Her degree is in Finance from Trinity University and has also completed training at Wharton School of Management, Dale Carnegie, Southern Institute of NLP, and Ammebal & Haliday Leasing School. 

Pam was Partner/Vice President of Leasing in Delta Business Systems which became IKON.  She continued her career in equipment leasing with GE Capital and HP Financial Services before becoming co-owner of the Climer School.

Associations include Rotary and ORRA.

Pam is also a Florida Real Estate Instructor and a Broker with the Bratera Group, LLC.

 

 

 

Pam Matera, Business Operations Manager, Co-Owner of The Climer School of Real Estate, creates a powerful family culture.
 
Bill Christen
Instructor
Bill Christen is one of our best Real Estate Instructors in addition to being a license real estate agent, a licensed residential appraiser, and licensed home inspector.

Bill was raised in real estate, he helped his dad measure houses for appraisals and did office chores.  He started as a state correctional officer then a police officer.  Entering in real estate in 2000 as an Appraiser, in 2007 he got his sales associate license.  Currently he is a Real Estate Broker, Certified Residential Appraiser, Licensed Home Inspector and Licensed Real Estate School Instructor.  

In addition to teaching, he has authored books about real estate and Continuing Education Courses for the state of Florida.  Bill is on the Florida Realtors Faculty and Education Subcommittee. 

Barb Stone
Instructor
 

Barb Stone is a Commercial Broker Associate with Keller Williams Heritage Real Estate, LLC. Licensed since 2007 she mentors and coaches agents in residential sales.  She designed and taught a comprehensive, hands-on "survival course" for new agents to fill the existing gaps in learning the business.  In 2013 Barb received the Top Mentor Award for Florida from her previous employer, EXIT Realty. She is a Certified Distressed Property Expert CDPE® and Accredited Buyer's Representative ABR®, as well as REO Specialist designation. Now she is paving a new career as a Commercial Leasing Specialist.

Since 2014, Barb Stone is proof that the Climer School of Real Estate has the Best Real Estate Instructors in Central Florida.

Barb Stone brings a wealth of knowledge and experience. She is our Senior Instructor and teaches the night and evening real estate class.
 
Mike McGraw
Instructor
Mike McGraw is the current Secretary of the Florida REALTORS® and is a past president of ORRA.

He has been a Realtor since 1997. Mike is the Secretary Elect for the Florida Realtors Board of Directors and the 2018-2019 President of Mid-Florida Regional MLS.  He was 2011 Chairman of the board for ORRA, 2012 District VP of Florida Realtors.  He has been on the Board of Directors at Florida Realtors, National Association of Realtors, the Coalition for Property Rights, the Florida Real Estate Foundation and Silent Angels.  Mike is highly involved as an advocate for Realtors and its industry. 

Currently he is a Broker Associate at ReMax Town& Country Realty partnered with Kathleen Gallagher McIver at the MGM Real Estate Team.

Jose Gabriel Rodriguez
Instructor
Jose Gabriel Rodriguez is one of the Best and most experienced Real Estate Instructors and teaches our spanish real estate class.

With over 15 years in real estate, Jose has worked as a sales associate, owner-manager of a brokerage of 90+ agents and a real estate instructor. Jose has obtained the CRS®, GRI®, e-Pro® designations, is Microsoft Office certified and holds a Community Association Manager's license, in addition to his BA in Management Information Systems.

Jose is bilingual and teaches classes with a combination of real estate knowledge, real world experience and sense of humor that provides students with a relaxed yet informative and entertaining learning environment.

Lydia Pisano
Instructor
Lydia Pisano is one of the most knowledgable real instructors in Florida and is a past president of ORRA.
 

Lydia Pisano began her Real Estate Career in 1995. Among many other accomplishments, she is the 2005 Orlando Regional Realtor Association's Past-President, and has been a state Sales Trainer for Keller Williams and Watson Realty Corp.

 

Currently Lydia is a Broker-Associate Leasing Agent for Hampton & Hampton Management & Leasing, Inc and is the Mayor of Belle Isle, Florida.

Lydia Pisano is proof that The Climer School of Real Estate attracts only the very best Real Estate Instructors in Orlando. You will love her engaging and lively style.

Allyn Maybumber is an IGNITE Instructor for Keller Williams and is very knowledgeable
Allyn Maycumber
Instructor
 

Allyn's career with Keller Williams Lake Nona exemplifies his extraordinary experience.  Besides residential, he and his wife Pam expanded to commercial leasing and investment portfolio purchases for corporations that include investment evaluation of marinas, mobile home parks and multi-family.

He has recently been honored by  the Orlando Board of Realtors in ranking in the top 100 of all Central Florida and in the top 4 in the immediate area.

As a Broker Associate, Allyn holds several designations such as Luxury Home Market Expert, Distressed Property Expert to name a few.

He is a certified trainer at Keller Williams Advantage Realty and the leader of The Maycumber Group.

Priti Mahalanobis
Instructor
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Priti earned her B.S.B.A. in Finance from the University of Arizona in 1990, graduating with honors and summa cum laude. She went on to complete the M.A.E. (Masters of Applied Economics) from UCF in 1993. Since then, she has been both entrepreneur and teacher. Priti has enjoyed being a real estate investor, and decided to make a career as a professional Realtor. As an agent who's lived in the Central Florida community for nearly 20 years, she brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise about buying and selling real estate. She gives particular attention to detail and takes pride in helping students achieve their goals.  Priti also holds a Florida license in life insurance, annuities and health insurance.

 
Zahide Wallace
Instructor
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Zahide began in real estate for Pritzker Realty Group in 2001. Her ventures range from assisting a major real estate investment company to re-brand their communities in 13 states, to working with an Architectural Review Committee in one of Orlando's largest neighborhoods. In 2010, she began assisting customers with residential sales and then became Director of Agent Training in 2016. She now is the Managing Partner, Coach and Business Strategist for Keller Williams Advantage in Oviedo.  As well as being a real estate instructor, she is a Coach for Lifework Leadership. 

Tim Franke
Instructor
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Tim began in real estate in 2011 at Keller Williams Advantage Group in Oviedo.  There, he has been a top producer and served as a member of The Associate Ledership Council in his office.  He also holds GRI  and ABR designations and serves on committees at ORRA.

Tim is passionate about helping people, whether it is in choosing the right home for them or starting in a new career in real estate.  

Tina Haven
Instructor
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Tina Haven's real estate experience includes using her knowledge, sales, and brokers associates license to help buyers, sellers, and investors. tina also has experience as a custom home builder and real estate investor with experience in both rentals and flipping properties. Currently, Tina is the Executive Assistant on the Tania Matthews Team allowing her the opportunity to help others using her knowledge as well as her love to teach.

Chris Brown 
Adjunct Instructor

Chris is a Team Leader at Certified Mortgage Planners in Lake Mary, FL.  He is also a published mortgage and real estate author, a frequent contributor to the local Fox News affiliate and AM radio stations in Orlando, a fledgling philanthropist, was recently awarded a Top 40 Under 40 Advisor Award by National Association of Insurance and Fiancial Advisors.  He has also been a Top 40 Mortgage Professional Under 40 by National Mortgage Professional Magazine for a publication record-5 times.

 

Chris has a passion for helping people become more successful!  He is one of less than 25  Certified Mortgage Planning Specialists in the state of Florida, and he still makes his living by helping one family at a time finance and refinance real estate.

Chris Brown is one of the Best Mortgage Loan Officers in Florida and loves teaching agents how to stay balanced and make more money
 
Aaron Ludin is one of the Best Marketers and Instructors in Florida. Aaron's Orlando Branding Agency runs the Orlando Top 500 REALTORS Group
Aaron Ludin
Adjunct Instructor

Aaron is the founder of Orlando Branding Agency. Graduated the University of South Florida with a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing & a Master's Certification in Sales Management.

Aaron speaks all across the country to various agents, entrepreneurs, & sales people delivering over  1000 messages on sales, marketing, branding.

His new book , Client Retention: How to Magnetically Attract & Systematically Keep Customers For Life is scheduled to be released  next year .

 

Farid Rad
Adjunct Instructor

Farid Rad has over 30 years in the Commercial Real Estate Sales sector with Coldwell Banker Commercial Brokerage, Marcus and Millicamp, and is currently Managing Director for Keller Williams Commercial in central Florida.  Farid provides advisory services in Acquisitions and Dispositions of Commercial Real Estate specializing in office, land and industrial properties throughout the US since 1988.  

 

Farid can be reached at farid.rad@kwcommercial.com and 407-920-1047.

Ted Bogart is the creator and producer of the popular Ted Show and is very knowledgeable at networking
Ted Bogert
Adjunct Instructor

Ted Bogert – Owner/Producer of Insurance, Mortgage and Consulting Associates Group and Ted from “The Ted Show”, Ted Bogert brings a high-tempo energy to the City Beautiful. Accomplished, innovation-driven professional with expertise in corporate business development and planning in progressive roles ranging from COO to long term sales strategist.

 

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George Philbeck 
Adjunct Instructor

George's first full year in real estate he sold 26 homes. In 2002, he worked for the top real estate agent on the east side of Orlando to learn the trade, then moved out on his own with Keller Williams Advantage in 2003.  In his 15 years there, he was recognized as their top selling agent (units) worldwide in 2009 and #3 worldwide in 2010.  George built an expansion team in 2007 that he maintained through 2015, which consistently sold over 200 homes. Recently, George and his wife, Jacquie Sosa Philbeck moved brokerages to eXp Realty and he says it is here he discovered his true passion in teaching and giving back to his fellow agents.  George and Jacquie are also members of NAHREP.

Dr. Joshua Harris is one of the smarted people in real estate. Until recently he was a member of Florida's FREAB Board that governs Appraisers. He is now an Academic Professor at NYU
Dr. Joshua Harris 
Adjunct Instructor

Dr. Joshua Harris holds a Ph.D. in Finance from the University of Central Florida with a research emphasis in Institutional Real Estate and Capital Markets. He is an Academic Director and Ass't Clinical Professor of Real Estate at NYU's SPS Schack Institute of Real Estate. 

Previously the Director of the Dr. P. Phillips Institute for Research and Education in Real Estate at the University of Central Florida. He had been recently appointed by Gov. Rick Scott to serve on the Florida Real Estate Appraisers Board.

Dr. Harris holds the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst designation, been named an Honorary Kentucky Colonel and a NAIOP Research Foundation Distinguished Fellow. 

Zola Szerencses is a past president of ORRA and a Productivity Coach with Keller Williams
Zola Szerencses
Adjunct Instructor

member of Florida Realtors Faculty, 2014 Past-President of the Orlando Regional Realtor® Association, and the Sales Manager for Keller Williams in Winter Park, FL.

Zola was 2011 Chair for NAR International Local Council Forum, 2012 Chair for Florida Realtors Global Networking Forums, past Chair of ORRA’s International Council (ORIC). 

Currently, he is serving as Chairman for Florida Realtors® Global Business Committee and was 2013 Chair for NAR CIPS Advisory Board. He was honored as the 2011 Realtor® of the Year in Orlando. 

In 2006 NAR’s President honored him with an appointment as one of its 70 “President’s Liaisons” (personal ambassadors) and assigned him to represent NAR in its bi-lateral agreement with the Hungarian Real Estate Association in recognition of this commitment to his profession. 

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