Board of Directors Updates & Call for Committee Members
The election for a position on the Commission's Board of Directors opened at 9 am on Tuesday and closed at 4 pm on Thursday. Congratulations to Joanne Bouley, managing associate broker for Re/Max Fairlane Realty, for securing the most votes. 611 licensees voted in this year's election. Thank you for voting!
Aaron Millen, broker for Turning Point Real Estate Limited, was re-appointed by the NSAR to the Commission Board of Directors for a three-year term. Congratulations Aaron!
Outgoing Board Member
The Commission staff and Board of Directors wish to thank Linda Smardon, broker for Exit Realty Metro, for her dedication and service. Linda was an elected member and completed two three-year terms, and most recently served as the chairperson of the board.
Chair and Vice-Chair Election
Following the AGM, the Commission's Board of Directors held an election for chairperson and vice chairperson. Aaron Millen, broker for Turning Point Real Estate Limited, was elected as chairperson, and Logan Morse, salesperson for Royal LePage Atlantic, was elected as vice chairperson. Congratulations Aaron and Logan!
Call for Committee Members
The Commission is calling on licensees to put their names forward to serve one-year terms on the following committees: Licensing, Complaints Review, Discipline, Education, Commercial, and Forms.
Licensees are welcome to apply to more than one committee. There are different responsibilities and time investments for each committee. For example, members of the Licensing Committee and Complaints Review Committee are required to attend a minimum of four annual meetings and review documents prior to each meeting. Alternatively, members of the Discipline Committee may be called upon to serve on a hearing panel, which may result in a one-to-three day hearing, and additional time spent writing the hearing panel decision. For more information about the Commission's committees, visit our website.
How to Apply (New and Existing Members)
Applications for the 2023-2024 term are required from both new applicants and existing committee members wishing to be reconsidered.
- “Committee Member” in the subject line;
- Your name, your brokerage name, and the number of years you have been licensed;
- Which committee(s) you wish to join;
- Additional experience and/or credentials that qualifies you to be on a particular committee; and
- Why you would like to volunteer with the Commission.
To be considered, licensees must be in good standing per Commission by-law 225.
The deadline to apply is 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 5. Applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered.