|Ann DeFries is President with Balistreri Realty in Boca Raton, which serves Fort Lauderdale in Florida.
Having been a member of the North Broward WCR Chapter since 1996, Ann has come to serve as the Florida State Chapter President and national governor. During that time Ann has dedicated herself to chair in the national committees of Leadership Development, Chapter Effectiveness, Communications, Publications, Finance and Budget and Bylaws.
Since 1998, Ann has served as a Florida Association of REALTORSŪ Director and as a National Association of REALTORSŪ Director. Her active role in the REALTORŪ Association of Greater Fort Lauderdale, gave Ann the opportunity to serve as the 2005 President of the 13,000-member organization.
Ann was born and raised in Lima, Ohio, and has been married to her husband Larry for 25 years. They are the proud parents of daughter Laura, who is a student at the University of South Florida.