MAAR is accepting nominations for candidates to serve as the 2021 President-Elect. Former and outgoing MAAR Directors interested in serving as President-Elect should complete and submit a Nomination Form to MAAR CEO Katie Shotts by Friday, Oct. 16.
Interviews of all President-Elect candidates will be conducted on Monday, Oct. 19 at 1:30 p.m. Per the MAAR Bylaws, it is possible that the Board of Directors will vote the same day as the interviews; however, if the Directors feel that they need more time, a subsequent meeting is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 23 at 1:30 p.m.
Please bear in mind that the Board of Directors will only consider candidates who are eligible to serve in the position.
The criteria determining eligibility is outlined in the MAAR Bylaws as follows:
Article XI, Section 18 (i) (5)
The President-elect shall have served previously on the Board of Directors. Special consideration shall also be given to the following qualifications in selecting a President-elect: reputation in the real estate profession and the community; experience and specialty designations for professionalism; past service as a Director, Officer, or committee chairman of the Association and effectiveness while serving in these positions; past leadership in the state and national real estate association or their affiliates; civic or religious leadership in the community; and willingness to serve. No individual who has been elected to serve on the Board of Directors for the coming year shall be eligible for nomination or election to the office of President-elect; however, an outgoing Director shall be eligible for election to the office of President-elect for the coming year.
For questions or more information, please contact Katie Shotts, 901.818.2428.