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California Distinguished REALTOR® Award Recipients

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The California Distinguished REALTOR® Award is the highest recognition that C.A.R. can bestow on a member.

To be considered for the honor, potential recipients:
Must have been a California REALTOR® for at least 20 years
Must have demonstrated outstanding service to C.A.R. for at least 15 of those 20 years.
Must be a C.A.R. Director for Life
Must be a current, active C.A.R. member in good standing

In addition, the award shall not be given posthumously and, finally, the award shall not be given to the C.A.R. President, President-Elect, Past President, Honorary President, current Treasurer, or to more than one recipient in any year.

2017  JIMMY LA PETER, Pacific West
2016  JUDY ZEIGLER, California Desert
2015  SERETA CHURCHILL, Contra Costa
2014  RICK VIOLETT, Pacific West
2013  *DEBORAH RITCHEY, Berkeley
2012  CARYLON DOPP, West Contra Costa
2011  *MARY CHATTON BROWN, Contra Costa
2010  MARY FUNK, Southland Regional
2009  JEANNETTE WAY, Northern Solano County
2008  LESLIE MUNGER, California Desert
2007  SHARON BOWLER, Citrus Valley
2006  LARRY FARGHER, Santa Clara County
2005  THOMAS CARNAHAN, Southland Regional
2004  RICHARD SAX, San Francisco
2003  ANNETTE GRAW, South Bay
2002  CAROLYN D'AGOSTA, North San Diego County
2001  TED LORING, Humboldt
2000  *SHIRLEY LONG, Orange County
1999  *BETTY "BJ" JOHNSON, North San Diego County
1997  THOMAS BERGE, Alhambra
1996  *TRUMAN BROOKS, Chula Vista
1995  PEPPY MAYER, Fremont
1994  JENNIE STABILE, Tarzana
1993  ALEXANDER MANOS, Sr., Westlake Village
1992  EDWARD HERON, Santa Barbara
1991  *BARBARA MOSS, Long Beach

* Deceased

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