Greater Augusta Association of REALTORS®
1214 Roy Road
Augusta , GA 30909
Office: (706) 736-0429
2020 GAAR Officers & Directors
Kim Bragg Terri Thomas Jenny Viger Dennis Smith
President President-Elect Secretary/Treasurer Immediate Past President
2020 Local Directors: 2020 State Directors:
(1 Year Term)
Nora Grimaud 2020 - 2022 Andrea Bowles Eric Crawford
Regina Wadsworth 2020 - 2022 Kelly Gates Philip Jones
Barbara Sanders 2020 - 2021 Frank Mears Kim Pond
Julie Whitesell 2020 - 2021 Janet Robinson Ross Trulock
Tom Blanchard 2020 Kristen Stouffer Teresa Tiller
John Chambers 2020 Tony Whiteside Lili Youngblood
2020 GAAR COMMITTEES
As a member-driven organization, GAAR relies heavily on volunteer committees to guide the
organizations objectives, make recommendations to the Board of Directors, and achieve goals. We
appreciate our dedicated members who serve on GAAR committees and are committed to
BUDGET & FINANCE: To promote and ensure the Board's and members absolute adherence to fiduciary duties.
GRIEVANCE: To receive ethics complaints and arbitration requests to determine if they warrant a hearing by the Professional Standards Committee.
RPAC COMMITTEE: To communicate to the membership about the role of RPAC, the importance of contributing and how the funds are used to promote home ownership and private property rights.
COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROJECTS: To promote and enhance the REALTOR(R) brand by leading and participating in charitable / good will projects in the community.
AWARDS: To faciliate annual awards presented to members of GAAR.
MUTIPLE LISTING SERVICE: To govern the operation of ths MLS and to recommend revisions, rules and regulations to the Board of Directors to ensure it remains the most efficient and effective form of sharing information.
LEGISLATIVE: To monitor local, state and federal legislative activity affecting private property rights and the real estate industry and keep the members informed.
PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS: To serve as the official hearing panel for ethics violations and arbitrable complaints.
EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: To plan and promote required and elective educational opportunities to and for REALTORS(R) and board members.
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL NETWORK (YPN): To assist young-at-heart real estate professionals through connections, education, and networking events while developing new leaders.
Terri Thomas - Chairperson
Thank you to our 2019 Board members!
(L-R): Barbara Sanders, Philip Jones, Kelly Gates, Eric Crawford, Janet Robinson, Andrea Bowles,
Dennis Smith, Terri Thomas, Kim Bragg, Melvis Norman, Frank Mears, Kim Pond,
Teresa Tiller, Jenny Viger & Lili Youngblood
Not Pictured: Tom Blanchard, John Chambers, Faye Davis, Ross Trulock & Julie Whitesell
GAAR Mission: Provide the education, resources, guidance and advocacy necessary to ensure our members reflect the highest professional and ethical standards within the community while promoting and protecting private property rights and home ownership.