A Note from the President

Dear Alabama REALTORS®,

Well, it is hard to believe that it is that time of year again. The application and qualifying period for the 2021 Alabama REALTORS® Election is now open.  I encourage you or anyone you know who meets the criteria to consider making a commitment to serve the Association and submit an application.  The Association will have the following positions up for election for 2021:

  • President
  • President-Elect
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Regional Vice President (5)
  • State Board of Director (16)
  • National Director (2)

The deadline for submitting an application to the Credentials and Elections Committee is August 1, 2020. The election will be held on October 5-6, 2020.

If you have any questions regarding the election, eligibility, or clarity on instructions or anything else, please reach out to Sharon Callahan sharon@alabamarealtors.comPlease do not hesitate to reach out if you have any questions.

Warm Regards,
 

Morgan Ashurst 
2020 President


Applications

Application for Elected Officer and Regional Vice President 
Application for Elected State Director
Application for Elected Past President Director
Application for Elected National Director
 

Positions Elected

The Association will have the following positions up for election for 2021:

  • President (1)
  • President-Elect (1)
  • Treasurer (1)
  • Secretary (1)
  • Regional Vice President (5)
    • North Region RVP (1)
    • North Central Region RVP (1)
    • Jefferson Shelby Blount RVP (1)
    • Central Region RVP (1)
    • Southern Region RVP (1)
  • State Board of Director (16)
    • Medium Board Director (3)
    • Large Board Director (11)
    • Past President Director (2)
  • National Director (2)

Voter Eligibility

In accordance with AAR Bylaws Article IX, Section 6, Election Procedure, all members who are in good standing shall be entitled to vote. Further, in accordance with AAR Bylaws Article II, Section 2.D, REALTOR® members (Primary Active REALTOR® and REALTOR-Associate®) are defined as…"shall be any individual engaged in the real estate profession as a principal, partner, corporate officer, or branch manager acting on behalf of the firm’s principal(s), and licensed or certified individuals affiliated with said REALTOR® member whose place of business is located in an area outside the jurisdiction of any Board who meets the qualification for REALTOR® membership established by the Association, which must be consistent with NAR’s membership qualification criteria.”

Regional Vice Presidents shall be elected only by the members in good standing in the respective region of their primary Board. 

State Directors shall be elected only by the members in good standing in the respective board size category of their primary board. Candidates for State Director from Large Boards shall be elected only by the members in good standing from Large Boards as their primary board. Candidates for State Director from Medium Boards shall be elected only by the members in good standing from Medium Boards as their primary board. Candidates for State Director from Small Board and At-Large members shall be elected only by the members in good standing from Small Boards and At-Large territories as their primary board.

National Directors shall be elected by members in good standing of the Board of Directors. 

*Board sizes are based on December 31, 2019 membership numbers.