Annual Meeting 2019 Recap

Annual Meeting 2019 Recap

Congratulations to the Annual Awards Recipients and 2020 Executive Committee!

Alabama REALTORS® recognized outstanding members and the new Executive Committee at the Annual Awards Celebration & Installation on Sunday, October 20 in Montgomery. The sold-out event welcomed over 300 people from across the state to honor those members who have gone above and beyond in their career and community and also witness the inauguration of new leadership. 

Please join us in congratulating the following REALTORS®:

Carrie Denenny, Mickey Phillips REALTORS® for Children Award Recipient
Huntsville Area Association

Carrie Fitts, Arthur B. Pope Education Achievement Award Recipient
Tuscaloosa Association

Margi Ingram, Robert Jemison Award Recipient
Birmingham Area Association

Fletcher Majors, David D. Roberts Award Recipient
Montgomery Area Association

Sid Pugh, Alabama REALTOR® of the Year Award Recipient
Huntsville Area Association

Vince Malta, NAR’s 2019 President-Elect, initiated the Oath of Office to install the 2020 Executive Committee, with the exception of President Morgan Ashurst, who was sworn in by his mother and step-father, Judy and Carlton Niemeyer.   

Please welcome the 2020 Alabama REALTORS® Executive Committee:

Morgan Ashurst, President
Slade McElroy, President-Elect
Wes Grant, Treasurer
RaJane Hampton, Secretary
Stacey Sanders, Immediate Past President
Valerie Miles, Northern Regional Vice President
Wendy Childers, North Central Regional Vice President
Senia Johnson, Jefferson/Shelby/Blount Regional Vice President
Forrest Meadows, Central Regional Vice President
Troy Wilson, Southern Regional Vice President

Following the dinner, attendees enjoyed The Andrews Brothers Dueling Pianos at The Capital City Club overlooking downtown Montgomery. Members were able to bid on songs with the proceeds benefitting the new Alabama REALTORS® Foundation! Proceeds from the ticket sales for the Annual Awards Celebration and Installation will also go towards the Foundation. 

Alabama REALTORS® also hosted a General Session on Monday, October 21 with several speakers covering an array of topics relating to the real estate industry and best business practices. 

Speakers included Vince Malta, 2019 NAR President-Elect; Brian Powell, Director of the Strengthen Alabama Homes Program; Ken Boswell, Director of the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs; Lisa Scoble, Vice President of Program Business at Pearl Insurance; and Chad Singleterry and Robert Miller, both partners at Carr, Riggs, and Ingram accounting firm.

Thank you to our speakers, sponsors, and members for making it a successful Annual Meeting! Be sure to mark your calendars for next year’s Annual Meeting, which will be held October 18-20 at The Grand Hotel in Point Clear!