New Orleans Metropolitan

We are a network of successful REALTORS®, advancing women as professionals
and leaders in business, the industry and the communities we serve.



Women's Council of Realtors has been a leading organization for cultivating leaders in our business and community for 80 years.  It is my pleasure to serve as your 2019 President.  

The organization's focus on education and business development is evident in our members being the leaders in the real estate industry.  I am open to any conversation on the benefits and history of this organization.  I look forward to another successful year!  

Melissa B McClendon
New Orleans Metropolitan President

Here at the Women's Council, we strive to provide timely, accessible programming, great networking and opportunities for your personal and professional growth.

2019 Board Members

Local President - Melissa McClendon

President Elect - Jodi Archer

Program Director - Nicole Larcombe

Membership Director - Jennifer Cook

Secretary - Tammy Mercier 

Treasurer - Melissa Shafirovich

OUR PLATINUM & GOLD Strategic Partners

We are extremely honored that these Strategic Partners are apart of our network!  Our organization would not be where it is without these partners who support us year after year.  







If you would like an entire list of our Strategic Partners, please click Here!

Our Mission

We are a network of successful REALTORS®, advancing women as business leaders in the industry and in the communities we serve. 

The Women's Council of REALTORS® is recognized as the voice for women in real estate, and the premier source for the development of leaders in the industry, organized real estate and beyond.

Renew Your Membership 

Realtor Members: Realtors, who are members of NOMAR and National Affiliates can log in to to renew their Women's Council memberships online. Dues are $164.


Strategic Partners:  Strategic Partners include individuals who are engaged in a profession such as but not limited to real estate finance, home inspection, home staging and unlicensed clerical and who are not required to hold membership in a local association of REALTORS®. Strategic Partners may not be REALTORS® or licensees engaged in brokerage, rental, management or appraisal of real estate property or in real estate counseling. 

Partnership Opportunities exist for all levels!  Our Strategic Partnership Packet will be uploaded under DOCUMENTS shortly.  You may pay online (convenience fees do apply) here or by check, payable to N.O. Metropolitan Chapter Women's Council or Realtors, Inc., sent with completed application o:


Attn: Women's Council Membership

3645 N. I-10 Service Road West

Metairie, LA 70002    

If your employer requires an invoice for payment, download it here.   

Reminder: Membership belongs to the individual member not the company s/he works for with respects to employment.                                                                                                    

Questions? Feel free to email Jennifer Cook, Membership Director, Thank you!