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2018 Annual REALTOR® Awards: Call For Nominations

Tuesday, August 28, 2018  
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2017 REALTOR of the Year presentation
2017 REALTOR® of the Year Chere Roane (c) receives her award from Lisa Ford (l), 2016 REALTOR® of the Year, and Cliff Long (r), ORRA CEO.

Nomination Deadline: October 1, 2018

Do you know an ORRA REALTOR® or affiliate member whose contributions to the association, profession, and industry deserve recognition? Then submit their name for consideration of an ORRA annual award (self-nominations are welcome, too)!

REALTOR® of the Year honors a current association member who has demonstrated a high degree of competence in a leadership role with ORRA; served in various capacities and on various committees in the association; displayed unusual effort and initiative; and has been involved in extra-curricular activities during the year on behalf of the association.

Chairman of the Year honors a current member who has been successful in focusing on objectives of the association's goals for the year; demonstrated good record-keeping for their committee; conducted their committee meetings in a professional manner; and has shown traits of a leader of the association.

REALTOR® Rising Star of the Year honors a current REALTOR® member of the association who has contributed outstanding service and time on behalf of the association within the current year and has demonstrated commitment and made exemplary contributions to the association by attendance and participation.

Walter Rose Lifetime Member (recommended by REALTOR® members and confirmed by the ORRA Board of Directors) honors a current member of ORRA who has rendered exceptional or unusual service to the association or has been recognized by NAR as a REALTOR® Emeritus; is a recipient of the Distinguished Service Award; is a NAR past president; or is a Florida REALTORS® past president.

Grant Clarke Volunteer Award honors a current REALTOR® member of the association who has demonstrated leadership and commitment to the fulfillment of the association’s strategic plan through volunteer committee work and activities throughout the year.

Pillar of the Community honors an association member who has shown exceptional community service and outreach in single or multiple organizations.

Association Educator of the Year honors a current member of the association who has demonstrated teaching excellence based on evaluations from classes and commitment of service to the association at association-sponsored programs within a three-year period, including the current year.

Affiliate Member of the Year honors a current affiliate member who has contributed outstanding service and time on behalf of the association within the current year and demonstrated a commitment and/or made exemplary contributions to the association.

Affiliate Rising Star of the Year honors a current affiliate member of the association who has contributed outstanding service and time on behalf of the association within the current year and has demonstrated commitment and made exemplary contributions to the association by attendance and participation.

Winners will be announced during the Annual Inaugural and Awards event on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at the Hilton Orlando.


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