Upcoming Events

Sep 05

Next Gen’R Event

September 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Sep 19


September 19 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Oct 24

2018 Deal of the Year Awards & Annual Meeting

October 24 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Grain Exchange
Nov 07

New Member Orientation

November 7 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

 Meet the CARW Staff:

Tracy Johnson, President & CEO
(414) 271-2021 x 1 | tracy@carw.com
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Tracy is the president and CEO for CARW  – the Commercial Association of REALTORS® Wisconsin.  She has more than 20 years of association management and non-profit experience and has held roles as executive director for TEMPO Milwaukee, a business association for executive women; director of public affairs for the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra; and director of communications for an association of plumbing and mechanical contractors. Tracy spent several years with a global manufacturer, Bradley Corporation, as well as a local advocacy group, Partners Advancing Values in Education. She has served on a number of volunteer and professional boards and committees, and is very involved in community organizations including Downtown Milwaukee Rotary Club, Public Policy Forum, Marquette University Business School Alumni Board, Wisconsin REALTORS® Association Foundation Board, and MetroGo. Tracy holds a public relations degree and an executive MBA with a focus in international business, both from Marquette University. Tracy is a Milwaukee native and enjoys running, golf, and watching college basketball.  She is a weekly contributor on AM620 WTMJ’s ‘Week In Review” with host Jeff Wagner.  Tracy lives in Mequon with her husband Jim and sons Zachary and Charlie. 20 Questions 

Contact Tracy for: administration, government affairs, community partnerships, media, finance, sponsorship, RPAC, CCIM, SIOR


Layla Freckmann, Membership and Events Manager
(414) 271-2021 x 2 | layla@carw.com
Layla joined CARW in August 2017. Prior to CARW, Layla worked for the Milwaukee Brewers in the guest relations department. She also worked as a sports information assistant for UW-Whitewater. Layla is a UW-Whitewater graduate with a Bachelors Degree in Public Relations. Layla is a huge sports fan. Her favorite teams are the Brewers, Bucks, Packers, Badgers and Golden Eagles. Growing up she played basketball, track, soccer and volleyball. Check out Layla’s answers to 20 Questions.

Contact Layla for: membership, events, communications, CCIM.


Davis Renzelmann, Events and Communications Manager
(414) 271-2021 x3 | davis@carw.com
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Davis Renzelmann joined CARW in July 2016. Prior to CARW, Davis worked at Milwaukee Downtown BID #21, one of the area’s most exciting business improvement districts, as a Marketing and Events Intern. Davis is a UW-Milwaukee graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies. 20 Questions

Contact Davis for: administration, communications, events, SIOR.


Adam Armstrong, Special Projects Intern
(414) 271-2021  | adam@carw.com

Adam joined CARW in 2018 as an intern. He is currently two semesters away from graduating from the University of St. Thomas (Saint Paul, MN), where he studies Finance and Real Estate. In his free time, he enjoys watching soccer and playing ball with his dog. 20 Questions