Governor makes appointment to Board of Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons
February 01, 2013
LANSING, Mich. - Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointment of Lola Audu, of Grand Rapids, to the Board of Real Estate Brokers and Salespersons.
The nine-member board plays an advisory role, and assists the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs with overseeing the licensure and practice of real estate brokers and salespersons in Michigan.
"Lola brings great experience to the board," said Snyder. "I am thankful for her willingness to serve Michigan's real estate industry in this role."
Audu is owner of Comstock Park-based Audu Real Estate. She has worked in the real estate industry for nearly 20 years and is active in various real estate organizations, including the National Association of Realtors, Michigan Association of Realtors and Grand Rapids Association of Realtors. She also is president-elect of the Women's Council of Realtors - West Michigan Chapter. Audu holds a bachelor's degree in dietetics/food service management from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. She will represent professionals, and fills the vacancy created by the resignation of Donald Hiltunen.
Audu will serve the remainder of a four-year term that expires June 30, 2013, and her appointment is subject to the advice and consent of the Senate.