The Licensed Timeshare Resale Brokers Association is a nationwide body of licensed real estate professionals, dedicated to timeshare consumer protection and education, while also offering professional representation for timeshare buyers and sellers, with no upfront fees. Adhering to the Local, State, and Federal Laws is the hallmark of our commitment.
President : Jeff Halleck
Jeff is a California Licensed Real Estate Agent and Charter member of LTRBA. He has been Selling Timeshares for Hotel Timeshare Resales International, Inc., and Real Estate since 2009. A Native Californian, Jeff has resided in Southern California for the last 28 years. He studied Marketing at Cal State University Fullerton and prior to working in the Timeshare industry, he spent 15 years working directly with the Chairman, CEO and President for a Fortune 500 company in the Environmental Engineering and Consulting field. He performed varies duties including Project Management, Sales and Recruiting, Corporate Development and Acquisitions. Additionally, he is an Entrepreneur and started three successful companies on his own prior to entering into Real Estate. This year he will celebrate his 28th year anniversary to his wife Deeann, and enjoys playing Golf, Tennis and Pickle ball with his wife and sons Tyler and Chase.
Vice President: Tom Kessler
Tom Kessler is honored to have served on the LTRBA board of directors in the past few years as Secretary, Class 2 Board Member, and now as Vice President. Tom was born near Philadelphia and moved to Florida in 1982 with his family when Westinghouse relocated their world headquarters to Orlando. Tom traded in his hockey stick for surfboards, graduated from the University of Florida (Go Gators!) and embarked on a 15 year career with Walt Disney World starting in the entertainment department and concluding with the Disney Vacation Club. Kessler left Disney in late 2004 to pursue a career in real estate and succeeded in writing 30M in sales in 2005. Tom has sold pre-construction real estate to investors, condo conversions, residential, and timeshare. Tom is a divorced father of three amazing children.
Treasurer: Nancy Snyder
Nancy has over 30 years experience in the Travel Industry. She began her career as a Travel Agent and worked in all aspects of the travel business including leisure travel, corporate travel and meeting planning. She was the personal travel agent for the Orlando Magic NBA team during the first two inaugural years as a franchise in Orlando. In 2000, Nancy decided to get her Real Estate License and sell Timeshare. She thought selling Timeshares would be the perfect transition into a new career since she had a wealth of knowledge and experience in the travel industry. Nancy has worked for Marriott Vacation Club for 8 years and was a consistent top producer selling all of their worldwide resorts from the corporate office in Orlando. She also worked for Hilton Grand Vacations as well. After working for the Resort Developers for years, Nancy decided to enter into the Timeshare re-sale market and she absolutely loves it. Traveling the world and experiencing other cultures is her passion in life. She enjoys helping others by showing them how to travel in luxury at a fraction of the cost by purchasing a timeshare resale.
Immediate Past President/Board Member Class 3: Clark Rowley
Clark Rowley, RRP, is the Vice President of Sales for SmartChoice Timeshare Resales and its subsidiary Luxury Residence Club Resales, the Authorized Resale Broker for Four Seasons Residence Clubs. Prior to moving into the resale market he was the Director of Marketing and Public Relations for Scottsdale Camelback Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona and Vice President of Professional Resort Operators (Pro) Management Co., where he began his hospitality career 28 years ago. His responsibilities include directing the owners rental program, food and beverage, activities, concierge, spa services, event and meetings, and revenue management.
Clark has been actively involved with ARDA and ARDA Arizona for the past 19 years. He is Chairman of ARDA AZ and has chaired the ARDA Arizona Legislative Breakfast for past 14 years and has served as Chairman of the ARDA Foundation’s Professional Development Committee for the past seven years. He served as the 1999 President of the Arizona Chapter of Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) and served on the Board of Directors for HSMAI America’s Board. In 2002-03, Clark formed the HSMAI Past President’s Council for the Arizona Chapter of HSMAI which won the “Best of the Best” Award nationally. He was the recipient of the 2004 HSMAI Hospitality Sales and Marketing Professional of the Year and the 2005 President’s Achievement Award. Clark also teaches a real estate law class regarding timesharing and has held an Arizona Real Estate License for the past 21 years. He chairs the Scottsdale Christel House Open Golf Tournament benefiting the children of Christel House.
Clark enjoys traveling, reading, tennis and has a great appreciation for the fine and performing arts.
Board Member Class 2: Dennis DiTinno
His career of over 40 years in multi-family developments has given him an incredible vantage point on our industry from a wide range of positions such as: management, corporate development, business ownership, consulting, national speaking, marketing management and sales. He is licensed in Community Management, holds a Community Manager Education provider designation from the State of Florida, Licensed Florida Broker, Certified Fractional Consultant, has appeared as a keynote and support speaker as well as panelist for international ARDA, CAI, BITAC, and TBMA, and similar industry conferences.
His writing credits include national and statewide publications including the St. Pete Times News, for which he has provided a written response column on condominium and timeshare questions and answers, such as International management, timesharing and vacation publications by CAI (Community Associations Institute) and ARDA (American Resort and Development Association) for “How to” publications, included Resort Timeshare and Lodging, The Trades and other professional management publications.
He has consulted on Timeshare Resorts in Florida, Costa Rica, Virginia, Wisconsin, Tennessee, South Carolina, Colorado and several other states and countries. He is currently managing resorts in Florida and Tennessee that are quickly becoming known as the Management Company for distressed resorts. As CEO, Broker, Realtor and CAM, Dennis DiTinno continues to guide Liberte´s growth to meet with the needs of his clients.
Through his innovative and unique experiences of over 4 decades, he has created that growth by working with each client on a one-to-one basis and with his expert guidance has enabled Liberte’ Management Group of the Pinellas Islands, Inc., to become one of the industry’s highest regarded independent Resort Management and Sales Companies.
Board Member Class 1: David Cortese
Board Member Class 1: Jessica O’Daniel
Jessica has literally grown up in the timeshare resale world. With her father being one of the pioneers of the resale industry and his company being one of the most reputable for over 30 years, eventually owning her own resale company, seemed only natural. A native of Maryland, Jessica moved to Florida and graduated with honors from the University of South Florida. It was during that time she began working in the family business of timeshare resales. After getting married and moving with her husband to his home state of Oklahoma, Jessica was able to start her own company, Redbud Timeshare Realty. Jessica and her husband Brian have two daughters, Isabelle and Camille. The family’s favorite vacation destination the Caribbean, particularly St. Thomas, but have a goal to visit all 50 states within the next 10 years (Currently they have visited 30). Jessica has extensive knowledge of the timeshare industry and would be happy to help you find the vacation ownership of your dreams today.
Board Member Class 1: Lisa Roach
Lisa entered the timeshare industry in 2000, and began specializing in timeshare resales in 2006. During her career, she has worked for name brand resorts such as Marriott Vacation Club. Lisa is currently with Timeshare Resale Partners, LLC.