Committee Details

Activities

Plan and promote the Association’s social events for its members.


— Chair —
Margie Beth Shaw

— Vice Chair —
Amanda Parker

— Staff Liason —
Kate Schroeder

Affiliate Council

Educate members and maintain an Affiliate voice in the Birmingham Association.


— Chair —
John Henley

— Vice Chair —
Kelley Bailey

— Staff Liason —
Sue Dahrouge

Awards

Recognize individuals for outstanding achievement and service.


— Chair —
David Lucas

— Staff Liason —
Sue Dahrouge

BCRC

Unite commercial real estate professionals into an organization giving them a unique identity.


— Chair —
Austin Blair

— Vice Chair —
Tom Carruthers

Global Alliance

Members working across cultures in business and real estate.


— Chair —
Janet Hamm

— Vice Chair —
Suanne Nutter

— Staff Liason —
Jessica Coates, RCE

Golf

Plan and conduct the annual BAR Golf Tournament.


— Chair —
John Holley

— Vice Chair —
Ben Miller

— Staff Liason —
Sue Dahrouge

Government Affairs

Promote and work on local, state and national issues critical to the real estate industry and to the clients REALTORS® serve.


— Chair —
Gusty Gulas

— Vice Chair —
David Lucas

— Staff Liason —
Jessica Coates, RCE

Grievance

Review ethics complaints and arbitration requests to determine if a hearing is warranted.


— Chair —
Tony Birk

— Vice Chair —
Pat Lynch

— Staff Liason —
Dawn Kennedy, Ph.D., RCE, GREEN, ePRO

Inaugural

Plan and host the annual Inaugural program.


— Chair —
Catherine Singletary

— Staff Liason —
Jessica Coates, RCE

Leadership Academy Trustees

— Chair —
Chris Wood
Greg Arcara

— Staff Liason —
Sue Dahrouge

Legal & Constitutional Issues

— Chair —
Hal Tillman

— Staff Liason —
Dawn Kennedy, Ph.D., RCE, GREEN, ePRO

MLS Governance Committee

This committee makes policy and rule recommendations to the MLS Board of Directors, maintain the MLS mission and vision, and serves members’ best interests.


— Chair —
Chuck Sparks

— Staff Liason —
Liz Kendrick, Certified CMLX1 MLS Professional

Professional Development

Plan and coordinate comprehensive education programs for Association members (including CE credit courses).


— Chair —
Ginny Willis

— Vice Chair —
Jason Marquis

— Staff Liason —
Kate Schroeder

Professional Standards

To conduct hearings and make decisions on matters involving ethics and arbitration based on those hearings.


— Chair —
Millie Osborn

— Vice Chair —
Jeffrey Klinner

— Staff Liason —
Dawn Kennedy, Ph.D., RCE, GREEN, ePRO

Public Relations

Promote the favorable, professional image of a REALTOR® and encourage the use of services of REALTORS® and Affiliate members.


— Chair —
Debbie White

— Vice Chair —
JanieMac Roe

— Staff Liason —
Denise Berkhalter, APR

Silent Angels of Alabama

— Chair —
Faith Harper

— Staff Liason —
Jessica Coates, RCE

Young Professionals

Educate, develop and empower members – age 39 and younger and the young at heart!


— Chair —
Bekah Eaton

— Vice Chair —
Paul Mielke

— Staff Liason —
Kate Schroeder