IREM FOUNDATION AWARD WINNERS
IREM STUDENT AWARD WINNERS
IREM PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENT
LLOYD D. HANFORD, SR. DISTINGUISHED INSTRUCTOR AWARD
NATALIE D. BRECHER, CPM | BRECHER & ASSOCIATES, INC., TORRANCE, CALIF.
The Lloyd D. Hanford, Sr. Distinguished Instructor Award is presented periodically to an IREM Instructor who has exemplified extraordinary dedication to the educational process and the advancement of knowledge in the real estate management profession.
STUDENT OF THE YEAR
DIXIE A. SNYDER, CPM, ACOM COLORADO TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY,
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT
The IREM Student of the Year Scholarship recognizes an outstanding college or university student who has demonstrated a record of academic achievement and interest in pursuing a career
in real estate management. Dixie attended IREM’s 2016 Fall Conference in San Diego, Calif. and
was recognized during the IREM awards ceremony. This scholarship program is funded by the
The Professional Achievement
Award is bestowed upon IREM
continued their professional
development and made outstanding
beyond earning their credential.
LEFT TO RIGHT:
BRAD J. ASHLEY, CPM
CYNTHIA M. CLARE, CPM
J. WALLACE PALETOU AWARD
JERRY K. COLLINS, CPM | FLAHERTY & COLLINS PROPERTIES, INDIANAPOLIS, IND.
The J. Wallace Paletou Award is named in honor of IREM’s 1957 president to recognize others like
Mr. Paletou who have unselfishly devoted themselves to both improving the stature of the real estate management industry and contributing to the betterment of society as a whole through their
roles, skills and contributions as real estate management professionals.
STUDENT ESSAY COMPETITION
WYATT W. WOELTJE, UNION UNIVERSITY, BACHELOR IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION WITH A
CONCENTRATION IN MANAGEMENT, MINOR IN MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT
IREM and the IREM Foundation sponsor a student writing competition to encourage and recognize
excellence in the study and practice of real estate property and asset management. Wyatt attended IREM’s 2016 Fall Conference in San Diego, Calif. and was recognized during the IREM awards
ceremony. His essay was published in the September/October issue of JPM.