Executives Legend
The color legend to the right illustrates the various backgrounds for the top executives in the residential real estate industry.

Laura O’Connor

President and COO, 
JPAR Affiliated Network
2024 Rank: 155
As president and chief operating officer of the JPAR Affiliated Network, O’Connor runs the fast-growing franchise brand that has leveraged a fee-based model to grow to nearly 2,200 agents who do nearly $5 billion in annual sales in 27 states and Washington, D.C. O’Connor is a Rotary International member and founded a Montana women’s networking group to benefit local community non-profits.