Lee is the Principal Broker of River Realty Services and has held that position since August 2008. Lee joined the Firm in February 1994 and became Managing Broker, responsible for overseeing all real estate operations, in December 2000. Among his civic activities, Lee is involved in multiple charities locally and throughout the Hudson Valley, as well as being a founding member of NYSREO (New York State REO Brokers), 20 year member of REO MAC (REO Managers of California), and dozens of other industry organizations. As a 25 year real estate veteran, Lee also heads Property and Asset Management group at River Realty Services. With his team, Lee has directed the management, marketing and successful disposition of over 7500 distressed and at-risk properties totaling hundreds of millions of dollars in sales volume. A leader in his field, he is an active member of the National REO Broker’s Association (NRBA), Real Estate Owned Managers of California (REOMAC), New York State REO Brokers (NYSREO), Certified Distressed Property Institute (CDPI) and many other trade and profession-al organizations. He holds the CDPE (Certified Distressed Property Expert) and DMS (Default Management Specialist) designations. He also has extensive, specialized course work in all facets of real estate and asset management.