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: Dan Morasci

Vice Chair: Jodi Ash

Staff Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Meetings & Events Manager

Membership Terms: 1 Year

Prerequisite: None

Open To: REALTORS® & Affiliates

The purpose of the Cultural Diversity and Fair Housing Committee is to develop and promote programs in the areas of affordable housing, fair housing and lending practices, affirmative marketing, minority outreach, and cultural awareness.

Chair: Tanya Wermund

Vice Chair: Sharon Robinson

Staff Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Director of Education & Graphic Services

Membership Terms: 1 Year

Prerequisite: Interest in cultural diversity issues

Open To: REALTORS® & Affiliates

  • 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: Waldo Herrera

Vice Chair: John Jennings

Staff Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Director of Education & Graphic Services

Membership Terms: 1 Year

Prerequisite: None

Open To: REALTORS® & Affiliates

  • Establishes policy and positions on governmental issues affecting REALTORS® and residential property owners
  • Policy authority independent of the Board of Directors

Chair: Linda Wood, Immediate Past President

Membership Terms: 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: Luis Sumpter

Vice Cair: Stephanie Gallagher

Staff Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Professional Standards & Administration Manager

Membership Terms: 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

  • Develops guidelines and provides leadership for SAR’s Internship Program
  • Markets the program and finds internship opportunities

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Chair: Courtney Edwards

Vice Chair: Markus Dascher

Staff Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Director of Education & Graphic Services

Membership Terms: 1 Year

Prerequisite: Real Estate Experience and Chair Appointment

Open To: REALTORS® & Affiliates

  • Responsible for solicitation, management and appropriation of revenues from the REALTOR® Action Fund (RAF)
  • Authority independent of the SAR Board of Directors

Chair: Luis Sumpter

Vice Chair: Deniece Ross–Francom, President

Membership Terms: 3-Year Staggered Terms

Prerequisite: Appointed by the LCRC Nominating Committee and approved by the Board of Directors

Open To: REALTORS® Only

  • Analyzes SAR communication, media, and methods
  • Troubleshoots problems
  • Brainstorms ways to increase SAR/Membership communication success

Chair: Rodney Rose

Vice Chair: Jennifer Lippi

Staff Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Director of Communications

Membership Terms: 1 Year

Prerequisite: None

Open To: REALTORS® & Affiliates

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 »

Staff Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Meetings & Events Manager

Open To: REALTORS® Only

  • Sets policy and oversees application process
  • Plans and manages educational, networking, and fundraising events

Chair: Michael Onstead, Masters Club President

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Membership Terms: 2-Year Staggered Terms

Prerequisite: Recommendation by a Steering Committee Member and a proven track record of Masters Club Membership.

Open To: Masters Club Members

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: Paula Swayne

Vice Chair: Cherie Hunt

Staff Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Professional Standards & Administration Manager

Membership Terms: 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 traning attendance

Open To: REALTORS® Only

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Chair: Judy Schoer

Staff Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Meetings & Events Manager

Membership Terms: 1 Year

Prerequisite: None

Open To: REALTORS® & Affiliates

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

Chair: Kellie Swayne

Staff Contacts: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., COO
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., CEO

Membership Terms: 2 Years

Prerequisite: None

Open To: REALTORS® Only

  • Enhances REALTOR® Image
  • Promotes volunteer activities both within SAR and to the general public

Chair: Samantha Bell

Staff Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Director of Communications

Membership Terms: 1 Year

Prerequisite: Interest in Coordinating Volunteers

Open To: REALTORS® & Affiliates

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Chair: Nesreen Shabbar

Vice Chair: Ujjal "Breeze" Deep Singh

Staff Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Meetings & Events Manager

Membership Terms: 1 Year

Prerequisite: Young or Young at Heart

Open To: REALTORS® & Affiliates

Volunteers


Thank you to all our committee and club member volunteers.
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