Women in the Housing & Real Estate Ecosystem (NAWRB) is pleased to announce that nominations are open for the 2020 NAWRB Leadership Awards, honoring women leaders in the housing ecosystem who are utilizing their expertise and passion to break glass ceilings in the corporate world and facilitate the growth of their local communities. Award winners will receive their awards during the 2020 NAWRB Symposium, “Women’s Equality in the New Century,” on September 29, 2020 at the Resort of Squaw Creek in Lake Tahoe, California.


These women are leaders in addressing issues affecting the community for greater social impact while inspiring others to reach their full potential.

Congratulations to our

2019 Leadership Award Winners!

After weeks of reviewing incredible candidates, we narrowed it down to these exceptional women leaders who are utilizing their expertise, passion and drive to redefine leadership and facilitate additional growth in their industry and local communities. 


“We are honored here at NAWRB to leverage our unique bandwidth to connect these incredible leaders to create greater social impact with solutions,” stated Desiree Patno, CEO. 



These inspiring leaders accepted their awards on August 5, 2019 at The Langham Huntington, a historical hotel that has been opened since 1907 and sits on 23 acres. Awards were given during the “Pretty in Pink” Annual Gala. 

mentor leader.jpg
chris boyle award winner.jpg
Sondra Wenger Award Winner.jpg
erica courtney award winner.jpg
advocate leader.jpg
wendy craft 1 Award Winner.jpg
Chitra Dorai Award Winner.jpg
Tami Bonnell Award Winners.jpg
Teresa Smith Award Winner.jpg
kea Hagan the one Award Winner.jpg
women owned business.png
Media Leader.jpg
Government Official.jpg
Corporate Board Leader2.jpg

VIP Tables:

2016_Essent_Final_logo_R_CMYK (2).jpg