Committees & Clubs

SAR's various committees and clubs serve our Members and the community by:

• Overseeing issues and interests pertinent to our members
• Giving back to the community
• Identifying potential SAR and community partnerships
• Enhancing networking opportunities
• Facilitating key member activities

  • CanTree is SAR's most important and highest profile charitable event.
  • Requires significant volunteer resources from September – December
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Chair:
Kathie Bell
Membership Term:
1 Year
Prerequisite:
None
Open To:
REALTORS® and Affiliates
Staff Contact:
Nichol Perez, Meetings & Events Manager
  • Oversees SAR's Education Program development by suggesting new courses and assisting in proposed class and instructor reviews
  • Helps market courses through public speaking opportunities
Chair:
Mahnaz Khazari
Membership Term:
1 Year
Prerequisite:
None
Open To:
REALTORS® and Affiliates
Staff Contact:
Judy Wegener, Director of Communication & Education

The Equal Opportunity/Cultural Diversity Committee works to disseminate information and education, primarily through partnering and connecting with community-oriented, equal opportunity groups and organizations.
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Chair:
Asia Allen
Membership Term:
1 Year
Prerequisite:
Interest in cultural diversity issues
Open To:
REALTORS® and Affiliates
Staff Contact:
Tony Vicari, Communications Manager
  • Establishes policy and positions on governmental issues affecting REALTORS® and residential property owners
  • Policy authority independent of the Board of Directors
Chair:
Paula Swayne, Immediate Past President
Membership Term:
1 Year
Open To:
REALTORS® Only, appointed by the SAR President

On an as-needed basis, the Grievance Committee reviews ethical complaints to determine if hearings are warranted.

Chair:
Cheryle Ackerman
Membership Term:
3-Year Staggered Terms
Prerequisite:
Minimum five years of real estate industry experience, two years of SAR Membership, Board appointment, annual training attendance
Open To:
REALTORS® Only
Staff Contact:
Lyndsey Harank, Professional Standards & Administration Manager
  • Promotes Sacramento area housing opportunities and affordability
  • Educates the real estate community and general public about housing opportunities
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Chair:
George Sanders
Membership Term:
1 Year
Prerequisite:
Real estate industry experience and Board appointment
Open To:
REALTORS® and Affiliates
Staff Contact:
Tony Vicari, Communications Manager
  • Provides structure and enhances SAR's Intership Program
  • Markets and evaluates the effectiveness of the program
Chair:
Sam Yee
Membership Term:
1 Year
Prerequisite:
Real estate industry experience and Chair appointment
Open To:
REALTORS® and Affiliates
Staff Contact:
Judy Wegener, Director of Communications & Education
  • Provides structure and enhances SAR's Intership Program
  • Markets and evaluates the effectiveness of the program
Chair:
Erin Stumpf
Membership Term:
1 Year
Prerequisite:
Real estate industry experience and Chair appointment
Open To:
REALTORS® and Affiliates
Staff Contact:
Judy Wegener, Director of Communications & Education

The Master's Club provides programs and services to enhance the competency, professionalism, and productivity of its members, and to recognize the achievements of top REALTOR® who have earned a level of excellence in real estate sales. More Info »

Open To:
Masters Club Members
  • Sets policy and oversees application process
  • Plans and manages educational, networking, and fundraising events
Chair:
Lori Logan, Masters Club President
Membership Term:
2-Year Staggered Terms
Prerequisite:
Recommendation by a Steering Committee Member and proven track record of Masters Club Membership
Open To:
REALTORS® Only
  • Responsible for solicitation, management and appropriation of revenues from the REALTOR® Action Fund (PAC)
  • Authority independent of the SAR Board of Directors
Chair:
Marty Swingle
Membership Term:
3–Year Staggered Terms
Prerequisite:
Appointed by the PAC nominating Committee and approved by the Board of Directors
Open To:
REALTORS® Only

On an as-needed basis, the Professional Standards Committee convenes hearing tribunals to provide arbitration or to hear matters of alleged unethical conduct by SAR Members.

Chair:
Ted McGregor
Membership Term:
3-Year Staggered Terms
Prerequisite:
Prior Grievance Committee experience, Board appointment, minimum of 5 years as a real estate licensee and 3 years SAR Membership, annual training attendance
Open To:
REALTORS® Only
Staff Contact:
Lyndsey Harank, Professional Standards & Administration Manager

The Strategic Planning & Finance Committee oversees SAR's financial affairs and budget.

Chair:
Ed Anderson, Secretary/Treasurer
Membership Term:
3 Years
Prerequisite:
Executive Committee Membership and/or appointment by the Board President
Open To:
REALTORS® Only
Staff Contacts:
Christopher Ly, Chief Operating Officer
Dave Tanner, Chief Executive Officer
  • Enhances REALTOR® Image
  • Promotes volunteer activities both within SAR and to the general public
Chair:
Steve Larson
Membership Term:
1 Year
Prerequisite:
Interest in coordinating volunteers
Open To:
REALTORS® and Affiliates
Staff Contact:
Tony Vicari, Communications Manager

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Chair:
Anthony James
Membership Term:
1 Year
Prerequisite:
Under Age 40
Open To:
REALTORS® and Affiliates
Staff Contact:
Nichol Perez, Meetings & Events Manager

Volunteers


Thank you to all our committee and club member volunteers.
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