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Our Current Committees

When you serve on a GFWAR committee, you will come to know some of the very best people in the business, growing your network of colleagues who will walk beside you every step of your career. Members who have served on a committee may consider running for GFWAR executive leadership. After 100 years, we know one thing to be an absolute truth — we are better and stronger together.

If you're interested in joining a 2021 committee, please contact the committee chair listed below.

Committees

Ambassadors Committee

Committee Chair:
cindy@cindyahoover.com
Cindy Hoover

As representatives of the Association, the committee will provide direct outreach to the membership through personal contacts to inform about programs, events, and services, and provide a conduit for members to communicate with GFWAR. New Members welcome.

2021 Committee Chair
Cindy Hoover

Business After Hours Committee

Committee Chair:
kim@kimgartner.com
Kim Gartner

Plans the GFWAR networking happy hour events throughout the year. New Members welcome.

2021 Committee Chair
Kim Gartner

Bylaws Committee

Committee Chair:
connieandbrad@sbcglobal.net
Connie Davis

Reviews and updates the GFWAR Bylaws to meet the changing needs of the Association. (Limited appointments.)

2021 Committee Chair
Connie Davis

Diversity & Inclusion Committee

Committee Chair:
haley@kimballre.com
Haley Zamarripa

One of our newest committees, DIV-INC seeks to discuss equality not only in real estate, but in our world. We create programs that help educate and inform, and provide opportunities to listen, learn, and grow. New Members welcome.

2021 Committee Chair
Haley Zamarripa

Educational Foundation Board

Committee Chair:
ccargile@oldrepublictitle.com
Catherine Cargile

Administers a scholarship for deserving students in the greater Fort Worth area. The Board is looking for new members who are interested in participating in fundraising for the scholarship, publicizing its availability to area schools, and distributing the funds through review of applications. New Members welcome. (Limited appointments available.)

2021 Committee Chair
Catherine Cargile

Global Committee

Committee Chair:
cteam@ellis-tinsley.com
C.B. Team

Helps our local members connect with the right resources when working with international buyers and sellers of both commercial and residential properties. Education and networking opportunities lead to increased awareness of globally-influenced markets and the nuances of working with global clients. New Members welcome.

2021 Committee Chair
C.B. Team

Governmental Affairs

Committee Chair:
malyn.powers@remax.net
Malyn Powers

Makes recommendations to the Board of Directors regarding support of candidates for elective office and stays informed on matters of local, state and national governments. (Limited appointments.)

2021 Committee Chair
Malyn Powers

MLS

Committee Chair:
brenda.sims@compass.com
Brenda Sims

Reviews and makes recommendations in all matters relating to NTREIS and enforces the rules and regulations of MLS. (Limited appointments.)

2021 Committee Chair
Brenda Sims

Professional Development

Committee Chair:
fousthomes@gmail.com
Nancy Foust

Develops and implements the professional development programs offered through the Association, from Coffee Talks to Classes. This committee is looking for energetic and forward-thinking members from ALL areas of real estate to bring their ideas for education programs. New Members welcome.

2021 Committee Chair
Nancy Foust

Professional Standards

Committee Chair:
colegroupdfw@gmail.com
Anthony Cole

Promotes professional etiquette, the NAR Code of Ethics, and the Commitment to Excellence (C2EX) certification to highlight member professionalism. (TAR educational requirements apply.)

2021 Committee Chair
Anthony Cole

School Liaison Committee

Committee Chair:
haley@kimballre.com
Haley Zamarripa

Supports education and builds relationships with public, private, and charter schools throughout the community. Aims to increase member knowledge about schools and educational programs throughout all areas the Association serves. New Members welcome.

2021 Committee Chair
Haley Zamarripa

Special Events Committee

Committee Chair:
mrmoran.realty@gmail.com
Michelle Moran

Coordinates the master schedule of all association events and oversees special events sub-committees, including the Holiday Luncheon to benefit schools, the Installation Celebration, Leasing / Management Forum, and the Annual Meeting. New Members welcome.

2021 Committee Chair
Michelle Moran

TREPAC

Committee Chair:
bartcalahanrealtor3@gmail.com
Bart Calahan

Supports TREPAC, a nonpartisan political action committee that raises funds to support candidates who support our industry. Our candidates not only support and defend homeowner rights, but also the very livelihood of REALTORS®. Because of TREPAC, REALTORS® were deemed an "Essential Business" in 2020. New Members welcome.

2021 Committee Chair
Bart Calahan

Technology Committee

Committee Chair:
mosesd@ulterre.com
Moses Druxman

Puts on the Technology Summit, a virtual technology expo that showcases some of the newest apps, gadgets, software, and trends to help REALTORS in their career. If you aren't a technophile, no problem! All experience levels and viewpoints are needed as we explore what programs need more explanation or how we can make suggestions to make them more user friendly. New Members welcome.

2021 Committee Chair
Moses Druxman

Young Professionals Network

Committee Chair:
mdolor@briggsfreeman.com
Michaela Chicotsky

Plans events and implements programs geared toward young professionals in the Association with a goal of helping them elevate their careers and expand their colleague sphere. New Members welcome.

2021 Committee Chair
Michaela Chicotsky