Madeline Sarafinchan - Director of Operations for NCC
An active REALTOR® since 1989, Madeline is currently the Edmonton Broker for a boutique style brokerage associated with one of Alberta’s largest home builders.
Very active in the industry, Madeline is a past president of The REALTORS® Association of Edmonton, Alberta Real Estate Association and the Edmonton Chapter of The Real Estate Institute of Canada. She was named REALTOR® of the Year for Edmonton in 2013, and in 2018, was awarded the Canadian Home Builders Association – Edmonton ‘Builder REALTOR® Cooperation Award’.
Madeline has been instructing in the Real Estate Industry since 2006 and also holds her SRS® designation and RENE® Certification.
Brian Finley - Director of Education for NCC
Active in real estate since 1987, Brian was involved in the development of the buyer agency concept of real estate and changes to agency disclosure regulations in the USA prior to moving to Canada in 1999.
Now living in Edmonton, Brian is the Broker/Owner of BUYER AGENT Brian & Company Real Estate, an Exclusive Buyer Agency real estate office. Along with real estate activities, Brian found time to contribute to the development of The HOME Program and was a guest host for A-Channel’s “Big Breakfast House” renovation series. He was named Realtor of the Year in 2010 by the Realtors Association of Edmonton.
Brian maintains his U.S. connections as a member of NAR; holds ABR®, RSPS, SRES, ePro, RENE, CIPS, and CRB designations; serves on the International Task Force for NAR and was inducted into the REBAC Hall of Fame in 2011.
Pam Marwaha - Ontario Instructor
Having been involved in the real estate industry since 1988, Pam continually strives for more knowledge & efficiency. She has enjoyed training new/experienced REALTORS® since 2009 and continues to do the same. She has managed Brokerages with having over 600 REALTORS® and conducts ongoing training sessions & workshops on various real estate related topics she has developed over the years.
She is a Real Estate Broker adding the following Designations/Certifications to her credentials; ABR®, SRS, SRES®, CRES, FRI, CIPS, CRB, PSA, e-PRO®, RENE, and AHWD®; she will continue to add more in the future. She is a Certified Instructor with the National Association of REALTORS® for ABR®, SRS, SRES®, CIPS, PSA, e-PRO®, RENE, and AHWD®. She has been instructing (Virtually/in-person) at various MLS Boards and Brokerage Offices throughout Ontario.
She has served on the BREB Board of Directors and on various committees at TREB. She has been teaching Professional Development Courses both at BREB and TREB. Her goal is to share her knowledge/experiences with many REALTORS® to help them succeed in their real estate business!