Greater Augusta Association of REALTORS®
1214 Roy Road
Augusta , GA 30909
Office: (706) 736-0429
2019 GAAR Officers & Directors
Dennis Smith Kim Bragg Terri Thomas Philip Jones
President President-Elect Secretary/Treasurer Immediate Past President
2019 Local Directors: 2019 State Directors:
(1 Year Term)
Jenny Viger 2019 - 2021 Andrea Bowles Eric Crawford
Julie Whitesell 2019 - 2021 Kelly Gates Frank Mears
Tom Blanchard 2019 - 2020 Melvis Norman Kim Pond
John Chambers 2019 - 2020 Janet Robinson Teresa Tiller
Faye Davis 2019 Barbara Sanders Lili Youngblood
Ross Trulock 2019
2019 GAAR COMMITTEES
As a member-driven organization, GAAR relies heavily on volunteer committees to guide the
organizations objectives, make recommendations to the Board of Directors, and achieve goals. We
appreciate our dedicated members who serve on GAAR committees and are committed to
BUDGET & FINANCE: To promote and ensure the Board's and members absolute adherence to fiduciary duties.
GRIEVANCE: To receive ethics complaints and arbitration requests to determine if they warrant a hearing by the Professional Standards Committee
RPAC COMMITTEE: To communicate to the membership about the role of RPAC, the importance of contributing adn how the funds are used to promote home ownership and private property rights
COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROJECTS: To promote and enhance the REALTOR(R) brand by leading and participating in charitable / good will projects in the community
AWARDS: To faciliate annual awards presented to members of GAAR
MUTIPLE LISTING SERVICE: To govern the operation of ths MLS and to recommend revisions, rules and regulations to the Board of Directors to ensure it remains the most efficient and effective form of sharing information.
LEGISLATIVE: To monitor local, state and federal legislative activity affecting private property rights and the real estate industry and keep the members informed
PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS: To serve as the official hearing panel for ethics violations and arbitrable complaints.
EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: To plan and promote required and elective educational opportunities to and for REALTORS(R) and board members
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL NETWORK (YPN): To assist young-at-heart real estate professionals through connections, education, and networking events while developing new leaders
Thank you to our 2018 Board members!