Toni Harris, CPM®, ARM® - Executive Committee

Toni R. Harris, CPM, ARM

Toni R. Harris, CPM®, ARM®
IREM Executive Committee
Avanath Realty
Bethesda, MD

Toni Harris, CPM®, ARM® serves on the IREM (Institute of Real Estate Management) Executive Committee. Harris is a regional vice president for Avanath Realty’s Northeast multi-family portfolio.

Harris is a 20+ year multi-family industry professional, who started her property management career working for National Housing Partnership (NHP) as a recertification specialist, after ten years of military service. Advancing through her career she has excelled in various positions such as leasing specialist, leasing manager, property manager, marketing director and regional property manager.

Harris has earned both her Accredited Residential Manager (ARM) certification and Certified Property Manager (CPM) designation. She is a licensed Realtor in the District of Columbia.  Locally, she has served in various leadership roles including president of IREM Maryland chapter and chairperson of the Property Management Association (PMA) education committee. Nationally, she has served on the Ethics and Hearing and Discipline Boards consecutively. She currently serves as president of the Property Management Association of DC and remains active with her local IREM chapter.

Passionate about her love of professional development, Harris was responsible for chartering two local Toastmasters Clubs where members improve their public speaking and presentation skills. She is currently an instructor for various continuing education courses through the National Apartment Association and is an IREM Faculty Instructor. She gives back by volunteering time to assist young professionals entering the workforce or those who are returning to it. Toni has received numerous awards throughout her career including CPM of the Year by the IREM Maryland chapter in 2014 and IREM’s Leadership award in 2017.

Harris is a member of the IREM Maryland chapter.