The purpose of the MLS Committee is to oversee the operation of the MLS and implement the MLS Rules & Regulations under the guidance and direction of the Board of Directors and according to the provisions of the National Association of REALTORS® Multiple Listing Rules and Regulations.
Members: Grayson Shepard, Chair: Ronald Pickett, Sabrina Burke, Rod Cabezas, Michael Billings, Linda Somero, Jean Ulrich, Sherri Dodsworth, Jereme Neill, Victor Ramos and Melissa Chandler.
The Grievance Committee is similar to a grand jury. They receive Ethics complaints and arbitration requests to determine if, taken as true on their face, a hearing would be warranted. The Grievance Committee makes only such preliminary evaluation as is necessary to make those decisions. The Committee shall follow the procedures set forth in the National Association of REALTORS® Code of Ethics and Arbitration Manual.
Members: Bill Fauth, Kara Landiss, Ticia Lipscomb, Mary Seymour, Pandora Schlitt and Uta Hardy
Professional Standards Committee
The Professional Standards Committee is responsible for hearings on matters of alleged unethical conduct by Association members or to provide arbitration hearings as requested. The Committee shall conduct its activities according to the provisions of the “Code of Ethics and Arbitration Manual” of the National Association of REALTORS® and the Bylaws of the Association.
Members: Kathy Frink, Marilyn Bean, Shaun Donahoe, Shelley Shepard, Travis Stanley, Tommy Lake, Diane Peevy, Kathe Jones, Paula Kroll and Julia Cunningham
The Finance Committee provides financial advice and recommendations to the Board of Directors concerning current and future Board operations and planning. They oversee the financial affairs of the Association in coordination with the Treasurer, provide financial advice and recommendations to the Treasurer, coordinate with the staff and Treasurer in preparing the annual budget and coordinate accounting matters with the Association Executive, Board of Directors, Treasurer and CPA.
Members: Treasurer Michael Harris, Paul Penn, Roger Bradley, Rod Cabezas and Gary Settle
The Nominating Committee works with Association Executive to insure that the Request for Nomination is mailed out to the General Membership in a timely manner. They also ensure that all applications for nomination are reviewed by the Committee according to the qualifications set by the REALTORS® Association of Franklin & Gulf Counties and encourage and Identify potential future leaders.
Members: Kathy Frink, Marilyn Bean and Lisa Hopper
The election committee is required to attend the annual election of the REALTORS® Association of Franklin & Gulf Counties. They are responsible for counting all ballots collected, preparing the report of the Election Committee and presenting the election results to the membership.
Members: Diane Peevy, Shelley Shepard and Mary Seymour