Director of Broadcasting
Stephen is NAR’s Director of Broadcasting, and in that role he has managed the weekly editorial content of Real Estate Today since its launch in 2009. Stephen is also the host of NAR’s video newscasts, “The Voice for Real Estate,” which air on REALTOR®.org, YouTube, and REALTOR® web pages across America.
Stephen was a REALTOR® for many years. He began at a commercial real estate brokerage in Baltimore, Maryland, helping clients buy and sell investment properties. Later, Stephen worked as a manager and sales associate for several top-producing real estate brokerages in the Washington, DC area. He was licensed in Washington, DC., Maryland and Virginia. However, he ended his active role as a REALTOR® when he joined NAR in 2008.
As a broadcast journalist, Stephen was a television reporter, producer and anchor at top-rated, major market network affiliates, including WSB-TV in Atlanta, WSOC-TV in Charlotte, North Carolina, WJAR-TV in Providence, Rhode Island, and WWLP-TV in Springfield, Massachusetts. Stephen won numerous awards, including five EMMYs for broadcast excellence. Later, Stephen served as Washington Bureau Chief for Cox Broadcasting, providing daily live news coverage from the nation’s capital for nearly 30 television and radio stations across the United States.
Stephen was born in Washington, DC, where he now resides. He received his BA degree from the Johns Hopkins University, in Baltimore, Maryland.
“Ask The Millennial“
At THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®, Jane is the Business Issues Media Representative in the Communications Department.
She is a graduate of the University of Arizona and has worked in media communications for the last six years.
In her spare time, Jane can be found playing video games and hanging out with her three pet guinea pigs – Lotus, Gypsy and Bowie.
Melissa Dittmann Tracey
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Real Estate Today News Anchor
Bill started his broadcasting career in 1973, as a disc jockey in Ottawa, Illinois. Soon afterwards, he segued to broadcast journalism. He has worked for nearly a dozen local radio stations across America, including Washington, D.C., Boston, Massachusetts, Providence, Rhode Island and Tulsa Oklahoma. He has also worked at national broadcast networks, including USA Today SkyRadio, the Associated Press Radio Network and Voice of America.
Since 1985, Bill has also done more than ten thousand interviews with authors of bestselling books.
Bill and his wife Hillary live in the Washington, DC area, where they are both proud parents and grandparents. And Bill notes: “Yes, we are “Washington’s other Bill and Hillary.”