Joanne ZavlarisNorth Bay Director of Career Development
Now a highly respected and award-winning real estate professional, Joanne Zavlaris originally began her professional career in law. She worked in San Francisco for a top international law firm, Pettit and Martin, and distinguished herself as one of the first in-house attorney recruiters, forging strong relationships with top law schools in order to attract highly skilled and talented new attorneys and recruiting experienced lawyers to build the firm’s ever-growing departments.
After transitioning to the world of real estate, Joanne enjoyed a successful eight-year career as a top-producing agent in Marin County before moving into the management ranks for Alain Pinel Realtors®. For the past three years, she has led a talented team of real estate professionals in San Francisco and the Wine Country. In her time as Assistant Manager and Director of Learning and Career Development, Joanne helped increase the size of the San Francisco offices through recruiting and retaining an extremely talented group of agents.
Joanne is now the Vice President & Office Manager for the Marin and Sonoma offices, providing leadership and sales support for more than 100 agents from five Alain Pinel residential brokerage offices in the North Bay. Her husband, Pete, consistently ranks as a top producing agent and has earned several of the company’s most prestigious sales honors.