GET INVOLVED

Your input, participation, and ideas are needed at the association! The committees are an integral part of our association’s operations and success each year, and all REALTOR® and Affiliate members can get involved. Please carefully consider your interests and the benefits you will gain by participating on a committee, and then complete the form below to sign up.

Affiliate Committee

Chair:

Dianne Crosby, Guarenteed Rate

Meeting Dates:

TBD

Committee members:

TBD

Climate Action Committee

Chair:

Arlene Baxter, Red Oak Realty

Meeting Dates:

Second tuesday of every other month at 1 PM

Liaison: Kalyn Marron

Committee members:

Catherine Krueger, Janine Hunt, Megan Micco & Bhima Sheridan 

The Climate Action Committee serves as a Bridge AOR resource, educating and facilitating activities in support of energy efficiency and greenhouse gas reduction for a sustainable low-carbon future. Click here for more information.

Community Foundation

Chair:

Meeting Dates:

First Tuesday of every month at 3 PM

Committee members:

Dianne Crosby, Janine Hunt, DaVina Lara, Jeffrey Neidleman & Jay Sondhi

This committee works to develop visibility and increase public awareness of the way in which Bridge AOR members give back to the community. Committee members actively build relationships with local charitable organizations and gain “hands-on” experience in fundraising. Click here for more information.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee

Chair:

Latashia Perry, Randy Munmon

Meeting Dates:

First Wednesday of every month at 11 AM

Committee members:

Lastashia Perry & Ebony Smith

Bridge AOR is proud to announce our new committee dedicated to promoting diversity and inclusion in real estate. Click here for more information.

Education & Technology Committee

Chair:

Holly Bradford, Red Oak Realty & Judy Richardson, Red Oak Realty

Meeting Dates:

Last Wednesday of every month at 11 AM

Committee members:

Brandi Bankston, Rebecca Erdiakoff, Kenny Leather, Jordan Lento, Judy Richardson, Valerie Ruma, Andrew Spellman & Azadeh Yazdi

This committee works to plan educational programs, classes and series for members’ continuing education and professional development. Committee members research continuing education opportunities and up-to-date certification information and recruit speakers to present on these topics.

Forms Committee

Chair:

TBD

Meeting Dates:

As required

Liaison: Kiran Shenoy

Committee members:

Mary Canavan, Sally Han, Marion Henon, John Karnay, Cameron Platt & Tracy Sichterman

Housing Committee

Chair:

Denise Kees, Kees Realty, Inc.

Meeting Dates:

Second Wednesday of every month at 12 PM

Liaison: Kiran Shenoy

Committee members:

Anna Bahnson, Brook Baird & Denise Kees

Installation Committee

Chair:

Felicia Mares, Abio Properties

Meeting Dates:

N/A

Committee members:

TBD

Plans the association’s annual installation and awards banquet where the incoming officers and directors are installed and the REALTOR of the Year and Affiliate Awards are presented. Raises funds from sponsors. Meets 4 to 6 times a year

Local Government Relations Committee

Chair:

Mary Canavan, The Grubb Co.

Meeting Dates:

First Wednesday of every month at 12 PM

Liaison: Kiran Shenoy

Committee members:

Camelia Baray, Arlene Baxter, Anne D. Brandon, Jill Broadhurst, Christine Cheng, Steve Edrington, Mike Gorelick, Janine Hunt, Denise Kees, Kathie Longinotti, Jeffrey Neidleman, Helen Nicholas, Sarah Schisler, Elisabeth Watson & Eric Wong

This committee works to establish relationships with local officials and key decision makers regarding real estate issues. Committee members increase their community awareness and become politically active through their involvement in this committee. Click here for more information.

MLS Committee

Chair:

Todd Hodson, Red Oak Realty

Meeting Dates:

First Wednesday of every other month at 10 am

Committee members:

Christopher Clark, Wayne Cory, Andrea Gordon, Tia Hunnicutt, Janine Hunt, Sonja Johnson, Jordan Lento, Robert Nongauza, William Pegg, Chris Ristau, Margaret Thomas, Auguste Vende, Kevin Viera, Eric Wong, Freeman L. Young, and Svetla Zlateva

This committee provides oversight of MLS policies, publications, and forms. They oversee all computerized services, including the monitoring of the performance standards contained in the MLS contract. For more information on our MLS, click here.

Past Presidents Committee

Chair:

Meeting Dates:

TBD

Liaison: DaVina Lara

Committee members:

TBD

Pro Standards Committee

Chair:

Lisa Dukellis-Mitchener, Dukellis Real Estate (Pro Standards Chair) & Melissa Eizenberg, Zip Code East Bay (Grievance Chair)

Meeting Dates:

N/A

Committee members:

Lisa Cartolano, Julie Durkee, Marni Fischer, Darrell Hoh, Melissa Eizenberg, Shannon Kelly, Gwendolyn Kilpatrick, Zanna Knight, Mitch Lucio, Kimberly Mccaffrey, Betty Moore, Lydia Nayo, Pamela Oettel, Amy Roberson, Jennifer Smith, Margaret Thomas, Kris Thompson, & Hsu-Ching Wintz.

This committee is made up of the Grievance committee, Pro Standards Committee and administered by a certified Pro Standards Administrator. On behalf of the Bridge Association of Realtors®, these committees are responsible for enforcing the REALTORS® Code of Ethics.

REALTORS® Resource for Seniors Committee

Chair:

Joann Sullivan, The Grubb Co.

Meeting Dates:

TBD

Committee members:

TBD

This committee serves as a resource for REALTORS® who work with senior clients. Committee members will learn about programs designed to help seniors as well as how to address problems faced by our senior clients.

REALTOR® Action Fund Committee

Chair:

Janine Hunt, Red Oak Realty

Meeting Dates:

As required

Liaison: Kiran Shenoy

Committee members:

Janine Hunt

One of the most important services organized real estate provides is representation in the halls of government. REALTOR® Action Fund (RAF) raises money to advance the goals of our REALTOR® political action committees (PACs) at the local, state, and federal levels of government. RAF supports and/or opposes candidates for elected office who understand, or don’t understand, REALTOR® Issues. For more information on REALTOR Action Fund, click here

Young Professionals' Network (YPN)

Chair:

Felicia Mares, Abio Properties

Meeting Dates:

Second Wednesday of every month at 11 AM

Committee members:

Ashley Davis, Anna Frankel, Valerie Hirbod, Glennie Kramer-Baker, Jim Valler, Dewey Vuong & Steve Williams

Through networking events, the Young Professionals Network (YPN) program gives its members the tools they need to advance their careers — while having fun in the process. Follow us on Facebook for the latest information from YPN!

Bridge AOR Committee Sign-up Form
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