Local REALTOR Melissa Zimbelman, who has served in several volunteer and leadership roles for the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR), has been named 2016 President of the Women’s Council of REALTORS (WCR).

Zimbelman is the brokerowner and a property manager at LUXE International Realty & Property Management in Las Vegas. During 2015, she served as President-elect of the WCR nationally. She is also a Past President of the Nevada and Las Vegas chapters of the WCR.

Zimbelman has been a full-time REALTOR for more than 16 years in Southern Nevada. Her involvement with Women’s Council includes serving on its Executive Committee, the Leadership Academy faculty and Strategic Planning Committee, as well as serving as a Regional Vice President for Region 4. She has also served as chair for the Outreach and Communication Strategic Forum Committee, member of the Broker/Owner/Manager Program Group and as an instructor for numerous national meeting classes.

The WCR is a network of successful REALTORS, advancing women as professionals and leaders in business, the industry and the communities they serve.