Meet the Team

LEADERSHIP

Walter Schneider
Walter SchneiderPresident & Co-Founder
Frank Polzler
Frank PolzlerChairman & Co-Founder
Pamela Alexander
Pamela AlexanderChief Executive Officer
Shelby Schneider McDonald
Shelby Schneider McDonaldVice President of Corporate Synergy
Christopher Alexander
Christopher AlexanderExecutive VP & Regional Director, Ontario-Atlantic Canada
Michelle Goodridge
Michelle Goodridge Senior Executive Administrator to the Chairman, President and Co-Founders, RE/MAX INTEGRA and RE/MAX Europe, R.E.A.L. Global Ambassador and Co-Founder
Michelle has been part of RE/MAX INTEGRA and RE/MAX Europe for over 23 years in her role working closely with the Chairman, President and Co-Founders. During this time she has seen lots of changes and growth. Michelle was born in London, U.K. and grew up in Canada in Southwestern Ontario. She is known for her upbeat, effervescent personality and contagious laugh. With a Degree in Sociology from Western University in London, Canada; working closely with people is her specialty and this is where she shines. She has spoken at several RE/MAX Europe Conventions, RE/MAX INTEGRA Events and has hosted various Women’s Leadership Panels. Michelle looks forward to inspiring RE/MAXers all over the world to reach their full potential. Most recently, together with Joanna Koltan, multi-office Broker in Portugal, has created an initiative called R.E.A.L. RE/MAX Empowering Ambitious Ladies a global community of women supporting and inspiring women to the best versions of themselves.
Arleta Mis
Arleta MisExecutive Assistant to the EVP and Regional Director
Arleta Mis is a seasoned and motivated Executive Assistant specializing in bringing value to clients and fostering positive relations among coworkers. She has extensive experience with all administrative tasks. Her avid research skills and dedication to success has led her to many opportunities to participate in a myriad of projects supporting EVP-level Executives in many different fields.

For the past two years she has provided administrative support to Christopher Alexander, EVP & Regional Director at RE/MAX Integra, and his Business Growth team. Arleta’s tireless work in completing projects on time, as well as, focusing on the company’s long-term growth has made her an asset to the team.

BUSINESS GROWTH & FRANCHISE SALES

Nancy Sears
Nancy SearsExecutive Director of Business Growth
Nancy oversees the management of franchise relationships throughout the Ontario-Atlantic region including business planning, recruiting and retention assistance, renewals and possible expansion opportunities with current owners.
John Dowbiggin
John DowbigginDirector of Business Growth
John works alongside the Executive Director to oversee franchise relationships throughout the Ontario-Atlantic region. Working with our Broker/Owners, John set goals to achieve franchise growth and maneuver through any business challenges.
Jennifer Dominey
Jennifer DomineySenior Franchise Sales & Strategic Growth Consultant
Jennifer is responsible for prospecting into target markets for franchise sales growth and gathering intelligence to profile potential franchise candidates. She also assists by attending sales process meetings for the Ontario-Atlantic region.
Simon Schneider
Simon SchneiderDirector of Business Growth
Simon is responsible for prospecting into target markets for franchise sales growth and gathering intelligence to profile potential franchise candidates. He also assists by attending sales process meetings in the Ontario-Atlantic region.

OPERATIONS

Ben Morton
Ben MortonDirector of Operations, North America
Ben is responsible for all Operations activities across RE/MAX INTEGRA’s North American regions and ensuring our processes enable Regional Staff to provide best-in-class service to our franchisees, their administrative staff and sales professionals.
Samantha Villiard
Samantha VilliardDirector of Operations
Samantha oversees the regional operations and manages the regional franchise contracts & agent incorporation program. Sam and the Operations Department work to welcome and support new agents and our administration membership network, & get new offices up and running smoothly.
Sherrie Plumbe
Sherrie PlumbeOperations Coordinator
Sherrie is your go-to person for monthly office billing questions, iFranchise support and is responsible for awards and membership recognition.
Natasha Khan
Natasha KhanOperations Coordinator
Natasha welcomes and supports new Agents and Brokers new to the RE/MAX network, assisting with on-boarding and office openings. She is your go-to person for all onboarding questions.
Nargis Khamush
Nargis KhamushRegional Receptionist
Nargis is the voice of RE/MAX INTEGRA and welcomes your call from our front desk. She also is responsible for all membership status changes, member profiles and general inquiries.
Marilyn Bhawan
Marilyn Bhawan Operations Coordinator
Marilyn supports the operations and sales teams, coordinating sales and renewal contracts, and reporting assistance.

PROMOTIONS

Elizabeth Kuhn
Elizabeth KuhnVP of Marketing and Promotions, North America
As VP of RE/MAX INTEGRA Marketing and Promotions, Elizabeth oversees all operations in the Marketing and Promotions Departments for RE/MAX INTEGRA, North America. Elizabeth assists RE/MAX agents and owners to grow their business and market share by building a strong brand.
Carrie Manson
Carrie MansonDirector of Enterprise Marketing, North America
Carrie oversees marketing initiatives for RE/MAX INTEGRA and consults on the RE/MAX trademarks and graphics usage as well as assists new franchise owners during the initial months of set-up.
Anthony Volpini
Anthony VolpiniDirector of Marketing
As Director of Marketing, Anthony is responsible for all marketing and advertising initiatives across North America, in an effort to promote the RE/MAX INTEGRA brand.
David McFarlane
David McFarlaneDirector of Creative, North America
David is responsible for the creative vision, strategy, and oversight of all RE/MAX INTEGRA’s creative assets.
Katy Robinson
Katy RobinsonDirector of Events, Learning and Development – North America
Katy oversees the regional Events, Learning and Development teams. She helps strategize, guide and execute regional events throughout New England and the Midwest. Katy leads the development and progress of the Training Specialists. She is always looking for new technologies and ways to create memorable, high-impact experiences for our associates. She also manages all of our vendor partnerships and corporate sponsorships.
Melissa Clemance
Melissa ClemanceDirector of PR & Communications, North America
Melissa oversees all PR and Communications initiatives including the release of RE/MAX reports, communication to the network, and digital communication.
Lydia McNutt
Lydia McNuttPR and Communications Manager
As PR and Communications Manager, Lydia executes on RE/MAX’s public relations and content strategies, which includes developing PR reports, news and special features on REMAX.ca, and managing RE/MAX Canada’s social channels. Email Lydia at [email protected]
Courtney Tredwell
Courtney TredwellContent Marketing Manager
Courtney is a communications professional with a background in marketing and event planning. She works with PR & Communications, Marketing and Events to organize, plan and implement all event related marketing and communication efforts for the entire RE/MAX INTEGRA organization.
Katie Cussen
Katie CussenContent & Communications Coordinator
Katie is responsible for managing and creating content for all regional social media platforms, including blog posts, social media images and video. She is also responsible for curating all internal communications to the network.
Allison Ramey
Allison RameyContent Marketing Manager
Allison will be helping to develop and manage all content initiatives for the Franchise Sales and Business Growth team for the entire RE/MAX INTEGRA organization. Working closely with the Enterprise Marketing and Communications team, Allison will be helping drive forward all marketing initiatives associated with attraction and retention.
Amanda Zdelar
Amanda ZdelarDigital Marketing Manager
Amanda works across brand functions to define the digital strategy, ensuring the strategies are fully integrated and optimized to achieve overarching business objectives. The resident expert in media strategy, SEO/SEM, website, video, display, social, creative, website content, data mining and optimization, Amanda is an integral contributor across the North American RE/MAX team.
Sivani Vinayaga
Sivani VinayagaBrand Compliance Manager
Sivani is responsible for ensuring processes are created for enforcement of trademark and graphic standards. She is focused on managing the administration and execution of key compliance processes in our operating regions. She is also responsible for monitoring the progress made with all compliance initiatives and develop strategies and solutions for RE/MAX INTEGRA.
Sylvia Ibrahim
Sylvia Ibrahim Event Coordinator
Sylvia is the Event Coordinator. She develops & executes all events for the Ontario-Atlantic Region. She also manages corporate partnerships.

TECHNOLOGY

Cameron Laird
Cameron LairdDirector of Technology
Cameron is responsible for leading technology initiatives across RE/MAX INTEGRA ensuring our network and consumers alike have the latest tools and resources available to them.
Erika Cappa
Erika CappaDirector of Technology Support and Management
Erika and her team provide assistance to all RE/MAX INTEGRA agents and owners in the Ontario-Atlantic, New England & Midwest regions. Erika also identifies trends and agent needs based on support questions that are submitted and collaborates with the Regional Staff to develop new enhancements.
Jeff Hartman
Jeff HartmanProduct Manager, Online Presence
Jeff’s role as Product Manager covers remax.ca, managing the customer journey and user experience. Monitoring analytics to optimize the experience and conversion, Jeff also works closely with vendors that can add value to the online experience as well as develop new online opportunities.