Jimmie Ann Campbell named 2012 Alabama REALTOR® of the Year
Sep 19, 2012
Montgomery, Ala. - The Alabama Association of REALTORS® (AAR) named Jimmie Ann Campbell, member of the Montgomery Area Association of REALTORS® (MAAR), the Alabama REALTOR® of the Year at its annual convention in New Orleans, Louisiana.
The Alabama REALTOR® of the Year award is given to someone who exhibits outstanding professional, civic and association achievements. Jimmie Ann has been a guiding force in both MAAR and AAR for 36 years. She was selected as the local REALTOR® of the Year in 1993 and has remained an active part of the Association since that time. REALTOR® Campbell is a mentor, a past president of MAAR and AAR. Jimmie Ann has chaired or served as a member on 54 Committees or Task Forces since 1993. Her countless hours serving as Chair of the Alabama REALTORS® Disaster Relief Fund Board has helped thousands of families, individuals, and scores of REALTORS® receive crucial monetary support following Hurricanes Ivan and Katrina, the Enterprise tornado and the deadly April 27, 2011 tornados.
Jim Dye, 2010 Alabama REALTOR® of the Year, from the Birmingham Area Association of REALTORS® introduced Campbell as the 2012 recipient with these words:
The Alabama Association of REALTORS® is the voice of real estate in Alabama. AAR is the trade association for real estate professionals in Alabama, who work in the residential, commercial, property management, resort and appraisal markets.
“Jimmie Ann Campbell is one of the go-to members when the Association needs to get things done. Her knowledge and experience at the local, state, and national levels is practically unparalleled. She embodies the Code of Ethics and makes every effort to help fellow REALTORS® thrive in the real estate profession.”
Mrs. Campbell replied as she accepted the award “I am truly honored to have been chosen as the 2012 Alabama Realtor of the Year by my peers. I believe that REALTORS® are fortunate to be a profession that offers the opportunity to grow personally and professionally as we help our clients and customers achieve the American Dream of homeownership. I am so proud to be a REALTOR®. Thank you Montgomery Area Association of REALTORS® and the Alabama Association of REALTORS®!”