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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

X. Adjourn