CRCBR’s heart is committee involvement. We encourage every member to become actively involved in a committee and/or project.  We also actively solicit your comments and suggestions throughout the year. The following is a list of the committees currently in operation within the organization:

CRCBR Committees

  • Alliance – This committee is responsible for annual fundraising and obtaining corporate sponsors who support the commercial industry. Chair: Anne Johnson, CBRE
  • Community Outreach – This committee coordinates outreach efforts within our community. Annually, CRCBR members participate in a community service program, scholarships at UNC Charlotte Childress Klein Center for Real Estate, and the 6on6 Volleyball Tournament. . Additionally, we encourage member firms to participate in activities that enhance the community.
  • Education – This committee works with CRCBR staff to approve our continuing education calendar to ensure our educational offerings are in compliance with NC Real Estate Commission requirements. This committee also identifies new instructors and courses that may be of interest to our members. Chair: Warren Snowden, Foundry Commercial
  • Grievance – This committee serves as a “grand jury” for complaints on ethics violations and arbitration on contractual issues to determine if a complaint warrants referral to the Professional Standards Committee. Chair: Tom Cochran, Easlan Capital of Charlotte
  • Legislative – This committee works to increase member awareness about political issues and actions that impact the commercial real estate industry. This committee works closely with the city council, NCAR, NAR, and REBIC. This committee also works to generate funds for the REALTOR® Political Action Campaign (RPAC). Chair: Marty McLaughlin, Park Commercial Real Estate
  • Membership – This committee focuses on attracting and retaining members, facilitating participation in the organization, and formulating strategies for appropriate expansion of the membership. This committee also manages our marketing efforts, including social media. Chair: Zach McLaren, Cushman & Wakefield
  • Professional Standards – This committee educates members about their obligations under CRCBR’s bylaws and NAR’s Code of Ethics, arbitrates disputes, and implements procedures relating to the ethical conduct of REALTORS®. Chair: Bob Percival, SVN | Percival Partners
  • Programs – This committee provides logistical input about new and budgeted networking activities set forth by the organization. This committee also encourages participation and evaluates the success of each program. Chair: Paula Moss, CBRE
  • RE-Source This committee is made up of member company administrative staff to discuss pertinent information about office management and compliance. They also assist the membership committee with marketing initiatives. Chair: Donna Whinnery, SVN | Percival Partners

To learn more about the committees of CRCBR or to get involved, please contact our offices at [email protected] or give us a call at 704-377-8982.