Regina P. Brown is the owner and lead consultant of MBA Broker consultants and the broker/owner of California Coast & Country Homes. She instructs real estate courses as an Associate Professor for the Forbes School of Business & Technology at Ashford University, as well as instructing real estate licensing courses for Kaplan (formerly Brightwood College). She is also the author of several real estate books, including “Buy Your First Home” and “Learn the Lingo of Houses”. Regina serves as the 2019 President of Women’s Council of NAREB San Diego chapter. Previous service roles include: 2018 Treasurer for National Association of Real Estate Brokers San Diego Chapter, 2017 President of Women’s Council of Realtors® San Diego, 2015 Treasurer of Women’s Council of Realtors® San Diego, 2014 Education Committee Chair of San Diego Association of Realtors®, and various leadership roles with the National Association of Real Estate Brokers (both state and national). Regina earned her Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) from Azusa Pacific University with a concentration in Entrepreneurship. Prior to that, she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Real Estate from Forbes School of Business & Technology at Ashford University and her Technical Writing Certificate from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. Her higher education journey began with earning dual Associate degrees from Cuesta Community College in Real Estate and Business Management. She is an e-Pro Realtor®, GREEN Certified, and earned the prestigious GRI designation. On Facebook, she moderates 3 brokerage owner groups and is respected as a thought leader by real estate broker/owners. Regina’s passion is helping entrepreneurs and small business owners succeed with her maxim “A rising tide lifts all boats.” That driving force motivates her to contribute, share, and help her real estate colleagues elevate the standard of professionalism in our industry.