Convention
Purpose: The Convention Committee shall assist the Georgia Association of REALTORS® staff with the planning, development and execution of the Inaugural and Legislative Conference and the Annual Conference and Expo.

Composition:
Number on Committee: Seventeen
Chair: Appointed by the President
Vice Chair: Appointed by the President-Elect

Makeup: The Vice Chairman of the Partnership Committee, the Vice Chairman of the Professional Development Committee plus fifteen At-Large members. The President, President-Elect and the Vice President of Member and Public Services are ex-officio members with the right to vote.

Restrictions: No more than ten contributing member
Term: Two years (staggered)
Limits: N/A
Quorum: Six

Reporting: Vice President of Member and Public Services, Executive Committee, Board of Directors

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Shall organize and supervise the Inaugural and Legislative Conference and the Annual Conference and Expo of the Georgia Association of REALTORS® in cooperation with the staff of the Georgia Association of REALTORS®
  • Shall recommend a single site for future Inaugural and Legislative Conference and the Annual Conference and Expo.
  • Shall coordinate the First Time Attendee Orientation at the Inaugural and Legislative Conference and the Annual Conference and Expo
  • Shall prepare and submit for approval by the Finance and Executive Committees a detailed annual budget for the Inaugural and Legislative Conference and the Annual Conference and Expo
  • Shall assist with trade show/exhibits at the Annual Conference and Expo in cooperation with the staff of the Georgia Association of REALTORS
  • Shall provide the Professional Development Committee with a proposed budget and tentative schedule of events no less than ten months prior to the Inaugural and Legislative Conference and the Annual Conference and Expo
  • Shall, within budgetary limitations, provide the audio visual and classroom set-up as needed for instructors
  • Shall not seek partnership funding from the Partnership Committee or any Partner of the Georgia Association of REALTORS®
  • All requests for funds are to be channeled through the Finance Committee for inclusion in its report to the Executive Committee as to the budgeting impact of such funds requests
  • Shall perform such other duties as directed by the Board of Directors, the Executive Committee or the President