October 18, 2019

GLVR Members Choose The Association's 2020 Board of Directors



The Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® is thrilled to announce who has been elected to serve on the Board of Directors beginning in 2020. The newly elected Board members are:
 
  • Donna Bartholomew-Sacco, Coldwell Banker Hearthside
  • Tom Cramer, Home Team Real Estate
  • Sean LaSalle, BHHS Fox & Roach, Macungie
  • Noelle Seaton, Home Team Real Estate
  • Tim Tepes, Assist 2 Sell Buyers & Sellers Realty
 Returning Board members include:
  • Carl Billera
  • Tarrant Booker
  • Cass Chies
  • Jack Gross
  • Chuck Haley
  • Lyn Hufton
  • Mark Lutz
  • Glen Paisley
  • Rob Ritter
  • Howard Schaeffer
After being selected by their peers and being recognized as highly respected leaders in the real estate profession, these Board members now carry a broad range of responsibilities, including:
  • Directors are responsible for governing, developing policies and setting a course for the future of the Association.
  • Directors should be strategic thinkers and maintain focus on the “big picture” of advancing the Association’s mission, vision, and strategic initiatives.
  • Directors are fiduciary agents for the Association’s operations and finances.
  • Directors are expected to serve as liaisons to the general membership. They have a responsibility to become involved, attend events, and recruit and encourage others to attend Association activities.
  • Directors are expected to engage, participate and contribute to discussions and debates.
We congratulate the newly-elected Board members and look forward to seeing how they help set the direction of the Greater Lehigh Valley REALTORS® and develop policies and programs to benefit REALTORS® and the industry!

EMERITUS RECIPIENTS RECOGNIZED

Two new Emeritus recipients were recognized at the General Membership Meeting. An Emeritus is any person who has held membership in the National Association as a REALTOR®, REALTOR-ASSOCIATE®, or a combination of both, for a cumulative period of 40 years in one or more Associations of REALTORS®.

Click HERE to watch a video that recognizes the careers and accomplishments of George Neely III of Keller Williams Real Estate and Deborah Skeans of SVN | Imperial Realty.
 
As of 2019, GLVR has had the pleasure of recognizing a total of 104 Emeritus recipients!

WINNER OF FREE MLS ACCESS FOR ONE YEAR

To thank our members for participating in the Board of Directors election, the Association gave away -- to one lucky winner -- free MLS access for one year. The winner is Connie Kneedler of RE/MAX Central - Center Valley. Thank you, Connie, for making your voice heard by voting in the election!