Strong local boards like GLAR are the backbone of the
National Association of REALTORS®

If you want to get involved, make an impact and have your voice heard, you can do it at GLAR. Individual members make a huge difference locally!
If you are interested in serving on any of the following committees, please contact Kim Lambert.

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Affiliate Committee

• For affiliates
• Monthly: 1st Thursday
• 9:45am-10:15am after the networking breakfast

Purpose: Contact and welcome new members. Invite them to events, classes, socials and opportunities in which to network.

Gina Leslie
Affiliate/Membership Chair
Email | 949-933-1457

Budget & Finance Committee

• For REALTORS®
• Monthly: Friday following the 3rd Monday
• 8:30am-9:00am before the Board of Directors

Purpose: Review and budget for income, expenses, financial planning, and investment management of the Association.


Brandy Jett
Budget/Finance Chair
Email | 972-754-6706

By Laws Committee

• For REALTORS®
• Meets as Needed

Purpose: Review and recommend bylaw amendments to assure compliances with Texas REALTORS® and NAR policy. Bylaws are primary governing documents providing authority for Board Members.


Mary Doane
By Laws Committee Chair
Email | 214-755-4501

Community Affairs Committee

• For REALTORS® & Affiliates
• Monthly: 2nd Monday
• 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Purpose: Raise awareness of marginalized residents in our community. Gives back to our community by working through 501(c)3 charities to hold food & clothing drives, fundraisers for “Stuff the Bus,” “Christmas Kids,” and more.

Patty Southard
Community Affairs Chair
Email | 214-801-3307

Charlotte Finley
Community Affairs Vice-Chair
Email | 214-422-5864

Education Committee

• For REALTORS® & Affiliates
• Meet as Needed

Purpose: Select, plan, organize and promote professional education classes to meet the needs of the membership. Courses are chosen by feedback from members, Education Chair & Coordinator, and Association Executive.

Steve Etzel
Education Chair
Email | 817-907-2506

Executive Committee

• For REALTORS®
• Elected position from GLAR members
• Monthly: Wednesday following the 3rd Monday
• 12:00pm

Purpose: Filter the business issues of the Association prior to the Board of Directors (which meets at 9:00am the following Friday).

Bill Anderson
2020 President
Email | 469-995-5073

Brenda Taylor
President-Elect
Email | 972-489-4050

Brandy Jett
Secretary-Treasurer
Email | 972-754-6706

Traci Nicodemus
Immediate Past President
Email | 469-671-7653

Global Committee

• For REALTORS® & Affiliates
• Monthly: 1st Wednesday
• 9:00am-10:00am

Purpose: Raise awareness of buying and selling in the international community. Guest speakers are from all countries and cultures and provide direction for working with international clients.

Natalia Caballero
Global Chair
Email | 940-465-0230

Brenda Taylor
Global Vice-Chair
Email | 972-489-4050

Governmental Committee

• For REALTORS® & Affiliates
• Monthly: 2nd Thursday
• 12:00pm – 1:00pm along with TREPAC Committee

Purpose: Educate members on key legislation and regulatory issues. Build relationships with local, state and national leaders. Interview public office candidates for REALTORS® views on property rights and home ownership.

Justus Carlile
Government Affairs Chair
Email | 940-391-7808

Connie Niedzwiecki
Government Affairs Vice-Chair
Email | 817-689-7942

Installation Committee

• For REALTORS® & Affiliates
• Meet as Needed

Purpose: Organize, plan and promote the installation of the Board of Directors and Annual Awards celebration.

Jack Mallouf
Installation Chair
Email | 214-334-8140

MLS Committee

• For REALTORS®
• Monthly: 2nd Monday
• 11:00am-12:00pm

Purpose: Discuss REALTORS®-friendly MLS changes/additions for submission. Reviews member MLS violations. Ensure the smooth operation of the MLS service to members.

Tina Murphy
MLS Chair
Email | 972-365-1140

Mike Murphy
MLS Committee Vice-Chair
Email | 214-908-2159

Nominating Committee

• For REALTORS®
• Meet as Needed

Purpose: Review and recommend members to serve on the Board of Directors. Review member nominations and select Annual Award winners.

Traci Nicodemus
Nominating Chair
Email | 469-671-7653

Strategic Planning Committee

• For REALTORS®
• Meet as Needed

Purpose: Develop a strategic plan that ties activities to objectives, which equip the Association with direction and its value proposition.

Steve Etzel
Strategic Planning Chair
Email | 817-907-2506

Technology Committee

• For REALTORS® & Affiliates
• Meet as Needed

Purpose: Introduces leading-edge technology ideas and produces a “Tech Tip” video for Association members.

Luis Cuevas
Technology Chair
Email | 214-783-0535

TREPAC Committee

• For REALTORS® & Affiliates
• Monthly: 2nd Thursday
• 12:00pm-1:00pm with the Governmental Affairs Committee

Purpose: Increase awareness of the Texas Real Estate Political Action Committee’s values for Texas homeowners, REALTORS® and their clients. Provide events for members to contribute to the PAC.

Rosalie Bishop
TREPAC Chair
Email | 972-632-8249

Brandy Jett
TREPAC Committee Vice-Chair
Email | 972-754-6706

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