Greater Rhode Island Chapter
The Greater Rhode Island Chapter No. 88 was established in 1977 and is an affiliate of the National Associations of Realtors. It is the source of education and professional recognition for managers of all types of properties.
About the Institute of Real Estate Management
IREM® is an international force of 20,000 individuals united to advance the profession of real estate management. Through training, professional development, and collaboration, IREM® supports our members and others in the industry through every stage of their career.
We believe in our people, and we provide the tools they need to succeed. We open doors, we forge connections, and we help show the way forward. Backed by the power that comes with being an affiliate of the National Association of REALTORS®, we add value to our members, who in turn add value to their teams, their workplaces, and the properties in their commercial and residential portfolios.
Our memberships empower college students, young professionals, and industry veterans who are committed to career advancement. Earning our credentials, including the CPM®, ARM®, ACoM, and AMO®, demonstrates a commitment to, and passion for, good management. These credentials, along with our courses and array of resources, all exist with one goal in mind – to make a difference in the careers of those who manage.
IREM offers a variety of membership types for professionals of every experience level, from on-site managers to high-level executives. Our credentials, earned by meeting high standards of education, experience, and ethical business practices, include
- CERTIFIED PROPERTY MANAGER – CPM®
- ACCREDITED RESIDENTIAL MANAGER – ARM®
- ACCREDITED COMMERCIAL MANAGER – ACoM
- ACCREDITED MANAGEMENT ORGANIZATION – AMO®
2023-2024 BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Ron Serpa,CPM®, Picerne Real Estate Group, AMO®– President
Lara Ferro, CPM®, Ferland Property Management – Vice President
Erin Reed, CPM®, Trinity Property Management- Treasurer
Paul Dumouchel, CPM®, Attleboro Housing- Secretary