Brenda Santelises is a super energetic ball of fire! Speaking to the masses on essential topics such as "International Marketing", "Business Planning", "Overcoming Adversity", and "Social & Business Etiquette", she electrifies her audiences with a sense of "I have been there...", and an amazing engaging attitude of positive sunshine.
Once an intern to Congressman Bill McCollum in the late 80's, Brenda knew then she would be a voice for her community, a mentor for business entrepreneurs, as well as a role model for those reaching for the sky. Mrs. Santelises continued her leadership undertaking by joining the United States Air Force in 1992. During her medical and administrative military career; both as Active Duty and a Reservist; Brenda also continued her upper studies completing a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration- International Real Estate.
In her 11 years Real Estate tenure, Brenda's experience ranges from international sales and travel to over 20 countries, to property management, and new home sales. She has captured audiences in countries such as Dominican Republic, Venezuela and Puerto Rico (where she was born); and as a Real Estate Executive, sold an average of $15 million dollars in sales volume per year. She has been featured in "Who's Who in International Real Estate", Channel 13 News of Central Florida, WPRD La Fantastica Orlando Spanish radio, Orlando Regional Realtor Association Publication, "La Prensa" newspaper, and national conventions, to name a few. Most recently, Mrs. Santelises was again chosen to speak at the annual national conference and expo for the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP). She will also speak at the national convention for the National Association of Realtors® in Las Vegas, NV in November 2007.
In her community, Brenda teaches volunteer High School classes with Junior Achievement, participates in her community's local elementary school PTA, and served as the Vice President (2005-2006) for the Orlando Chapter of NAHREP.Her ultimate and latest chapter- the publishing of her own writings- "Captain of the Ship, I am", a self-improvement book regarding adversity as a learning tool to triumph and conquer life's temperamental seas.
Mrs. Santelises is a motivational speaker & trainer, author, certified etiquette coach and founder of RED Key Internacional, LLC, as well as co-owner of RED Realty Enterprise & Development, based out of Orlando, Florida.
All workshops are available for colleges, corporations, professional organizations and social events. They can also be instructed in English or Spanish. You may also subscribe to a monthly informational newsletter at www.JustThinkRed.com.
National Association of Realtors
National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals
(Vice President Orlando Chapter)
Florida Association of Realtors
Home Builders Association of Mid Florida
Latin Builders Council
HBA Sales & Marketing Council
FLORIDA SPEAKER'S ASSOCIATION
The Etiquette Institute
Mobility 20/20 "Grass Roots" Committee
Give Kids the World
The Boggy Creek Gang "Reconstruction Project"
Windermere Elementary PTA Member
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Donor
2005 Three Kings of Osceola, Inc. Committee
PA- Professional Association
CSP- Certified Speaking Professional
NCP- NAHREP Certified Professional
CIPS- Certified International Property Specialist
TRC - Transnational Referral Certfication
Certified Etiquette Consultant
As a Business Consultant and Educator, Brenda especializes in Building Bridges to relate and work with Diverse clientele. Brenda is also a motivator, with a number of powerful keynotes and workshops to empower all Real Estate Professionals to be their best and excel in empowerment, goals and production!
An independent business consultant and trainer, Brenda travels nationally to deliver quality and valuable knowledge to Real Estate clients and others.