Date: September 8, 2022
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location:  Show map
FedEx Event Center at Shelby Farms
415 Great View Drive East
Cordova, TN 38018
Contact: Katie Shotts
Phone: 901.818.2428

The Annual Meeting is on the horizon! Join us at the FedEx Event Center on Sept. 8 as we elect the new Board of Directors! During the Annual Meeting, we'll hear from City Leadership and Choose 901 CEO John Carroll. We'll also have a special performance by the Youth Villages drummers!

Breakfast will be served and parking is available on-site. All members are invited and, as always, there is no charge to attend. However, we do ask that you register in advance.

On the Agenda

Headshot of John CarrollJohn Carroll, Keynote Speaker

John Carroll is the Executive Director of City Leadership, which recruits talented individuals to Memphis, develops leaders and organizations within the city, and catalyzes collaborative projects for the benefit of the city. Its past campaigns include Choose901, Teach901, Serve901, and Give901.

Originally from Murfreesboro, John came to Memphis over 16 years ago to become the V.P. of Ugly Mug Coffee. After several years of side-consulting with nonprofits, while also serving as a pastor at Fellowship Memphis, John launched City Leadership to serve other nonprofits, schools, churches, and government agencies. He lives in Midtown with his wife Hayley and five children, JAC, Charis, Abigail, Jones, and Rowan.


White BrokerBay Logo on a Blue BackgroundBrokerBay Showing Service Presentation

As we announced last spring, BrokerBay Showing Service is coming to Paragon this fall! BrokerBay offers a user-friendly showing management ecosystem at your fingertips, allowing you to reduce workloads, get more done and impress clients. This new showing service will become a core member benefit and available to all members of MAAR accessible through Paragon MLS.

Representatives from BrokerBay will give a presentation during the Annual Meeting to offer members a preview of the system before it comes to the MLS. You'll get a glimpse of BrokerBay's ecosystem, including the dashboard, admin tools, listing management, interactive 3D virtual showings, lockbox integrations and other essential features.


2023–2024 Board of Directors
Slate of Candidates

2023 REALTOR® Director / 2024 Vice President
Tracie Stephens, Adaro Realty
Deborah Williams, 4 Success Realty

2023–2024 REALTOR® Director
Tina Andrade, Fast Track Realty
Tina Black, Assured Real Estate Services

2023–2024 REALTOR® Director
Laura Gaither, Crye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS®
Brian Lurie, Crye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS®

2023–2024 REALTOR® Director
Tim O'Hare, BHHS McLemore & Co.
Zach Thomas, MyTown Properties

2023–2024 REALTOR-ASSOCIATE® Director
Stephanie Bobo, Crye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS®
Rachel Bagget Gilliam, Crye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS®

2023–2024 Commercial Director*
Shawn Massey, The Shopping Center Group
* Appointed by the Commercial Council

Voting Information

Candidate bios are available below for viewing. Online voting will open on Monday, August 15 and close on Wednesday, Sept. 7 at 11:59 p.m., at which point no more votes may be cast. After voting ends, the Election Inspector will verify the results in writing. The results will be announced by Bill Stewart, MAAR 2022 President, at the Annual Meeting.

During the voting period, voting computers will be available for use at MAAR. Any member who visits MAAR will be able to cast their vote on-site should they wish to do so. Votes must be cast prior to the deadline to be counted.

Please bear in mind that only REALTOR® members may vote on the full slate of candidates. REALTOR-ASSOCIATE® members may only vote for REALTOR-ASSOCIATE® candidates. If you have gotten your broker license and would like to upgrade your status from REALTOR-ASSOCIATE® to REALTOR®, you will need to contact Phyllis McKee by Friday, August 12 at 5 p.m.

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