2013 Association Presidents Leadership Forum Serra Grand Ballroom II – Level One Conference Center Thursday, January 24, 2013 8:00 a.m. – 9:50 a.m.
Presiding: Jim Ezell, Chairman, Southland Regional AOR Leigh Rutledge, Vice Chairman, Sacramento AOR Jeannie Anderson, Vice Chairman, San Francisco AOR Otto Catrina, C.A.R. Committee Liaison, Bay East AOR
C.A.R. Staff Coordinator: Lottie Elam, CAE, Local Association Services Director
I. Call to Order – Jim Ezell, Chairman
II. Pledge of Allegiance – John Bedford, Association Executive, Delta AOR
III. Welcome and Introductions – Jim Ezell, Chairman
IV. Don’t Put Your Association at Risk – June Barlow, C.A.R. Legal Counsel
V. Tips on Being A Great President – Colleen Badagliacco, C.A.R. Past President
VI. REALTOR® Action Fund Update - Douglas Covill, Chairman, REALTOR® Action Fund
VII. Political Activities Fund Update – Rick Violett, Chairman, Political Activities Fund
VIII. Pitfalls of a Low Inventory Market – Tom Carnahan, Southland Regional AOR
IX. Panel Discussion – Pam Winterbauer, Past Pres Bay East AOR & Tricia Thomas, AE, Bay East AOR Heidi Abramson, Past Pres, Berkeley AOR & Sally Dunker, AE, Berkeley AOR Fred Sabine, Past Pres, Southland Regional AOR & Jim Link, AE, Southland Regional AOR Jeff Campbell, Pres, Pacific Southwest AOR & Richard D’Ascoli, AE, Pacific Southwest AOR
IX. Open Discussion: 1. Looking forward to 2013, what do you see as the biggest challenge to your local Association’s leadership team? 2. What is your one BEST tip or piece of advice you would give the incoming President-Elect?