Shari Porter is a Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker with Howard Hanna Rand Realty. She is consistently a top producer, ranked top 2% of all Realtors nationally company wide. Shari is based out of their New City office just outside of New York City, as well as their Closter Office in New Jersey, holding a license there as well. Shari has more than 20 years experience collectively in real estate related industries, beginning in the public sector and not-for profit work, where she was a Nationally Certified Homeownership, Mortgage and Foreclosure Prevention Counselor, as well as a Federal and State Grant Writer. For many of her years serving the community, she led a housing rehab program and energy efficiency program, focusing on the underserved and senior communities of Rockland County. Her passion for real estate and homeownership lead her to becoming a Licensed Salesperson in both New York and New Jersey, and an award winning agent as well as one of Rockland’s top agents year after year. In 2016, Shari founded the Rockland Women’s Society, a women’s business referral network helping women build each other’s businesses and mentoring those just beginning. Year after year, Shari provides internships through Rockland Community College, for students seeking business credits with a passion of the real estate industry.