2025 Board of Directors Election

We are looking for qualified REALTOR® members to serve on the Board of Directors and help shape the future of the Association. We are now accepting applications for the 2025 Board of Directors! Help us in steering our Association towards a bright and prosperous future!

The following positions are open for the 2025 Board of Directors Election: President-Elect (serves as President in 2026), Treasurer (to serve in 2025), and four Board of Directors positions (position is a two-year term, serving 2025-2026).

All applications must be received by CDAR by Friday, April 12, 2024 by 12 PM in order to be considered. Applications will then be sent to the CDAR Credentials Committee for review. You must agree to be interviewed by the Credentials Committee. Interviews will be conducted on Friday, April 19, 2024 and/or Monday, April 22, 2024 – you MUST block the entire day for interviews. Interview times will be scheduled following the application deadline. (Please note that interview dates are subject to change, and all applicants will be notified should any scheduling change occur.)

In order to qualify to run for a position on the 2025 Board of Directors and Officers, you must also meet the following qualifications, as listed below (and found in the CDAR Policies and Procedures manual.)

Director Qualifications:
  • You must be a licensed agent for 3 or more years prior to the first day of the term. (Term traditionally begins on January 1st)
  • You must be an active CDAR REALTOR® member in good standing for at least one year (12 months), or a member of another AOR in good standing for at least two years (24 months) prior to the first day of the term. (Term traditionally begins on January 1st)
  • You must have served on at least one CDAR standing committee and/or CDAR Leadership Academy for a period of at least 12 months prior to the first day of the term. (Term traditionally begins on January 1st. A full list of qualifying committees can be found in the CDAR Policies and Procedures.)
  • NAR Code of Ethics. All Final findings of NAR Code of Ethics violations and violations of other membership duties in this or any other A.O.R. within the past three years, and any unsatisfied discipline pending at any A.O.R. shall be taken into consideration when determining qualifications.
  • You must honor fiduciary duties to the CDAR and adhere to appropriate conflict of interest and disclosure rules.
  • You must be a REALTOR® member whose financial obligations to the CDAR are paid in full and whose dues and assessments are current and remain current throughout the duration of service on the Board.
  • Candidates are strongly encouraged, at a minimum, to make the $148.00 “true cost of doing business” investment to the C.A.R. REALTOR® Action Fund.
  • Candidate must complete and submit the Board of Director Application to the Association by the April 12th at 12 PM due date to be considered by the Credentials Committee.
  • Candidate must agree to and be interviewed by the Credentials Committee on Friday, April 19th and/or Monday, April 22nd – you must make yourself available both days. (Interview dates are subject to change.)
  • All candidates who appear on the Election ballot must also agree to attend the Campaign Policy meeting on Friday, April 26th at 10 AM. This meeting is mandatory for anyone who is on the ballot for the 2025 Election.
Officer (President-Elect or Treasurer) Qualifications:
  • Meet all CDAR Director qualifications as listed above
  • Must have served as a CDAR Director for 12 months by the time their term would begin.
Board of Directors Term Limits (Officer & Director)
  • No member may serve more than three consecutive two-year terms as a director on the Board of Directors.
  • If a director serves one full year or less than one full year of a term, then such service shall not be deemed a term that counts towards the limit of three consecutive two-year terms, set forth above. If a director serves more than one full year, but less than two full years, that service in excess of one year shall be deemed a full two-year term for purposes of term limits set forth above.
  • A member must take a two-year break off the Board of Directors before he/she would qualify to run again as a director.
  • A member who has served three consecutive two-year terms qualifies to serve as an Officer on the Board of Directors (Officer: Treasurer, President-Elect, or President)
  • A member may only serve a maximum of nine consecutive years on the board of directors. A member must be off the Board of Directors for two years before he/she would qualify to run for any position on the Board of Directors.

If you meet all of the qualifications listed above, we encourage you to apply for a position for the 2025 Board of Directors and Officers Election. All applications must be submitted no later than Friday, April 12, 2024 by 12 PM. Thank you and good luck to all those who apply!