Amanda Brewer, Director of Membership for the Kansas City
Regional Association of REALTORS® was honored this month by the National
Association of REALTORS® (NAR) during its national Conference in Boston, Mass.
for earning the REALTOR® association Certified Executive (RCE) designation.
According to NAR, the RCE designation recognizes exceptional
efforts made by REALTOR® association executives. Brewer is now one of 500
executives nationwide who have achieved this designation, including five KCRAR
staff, Kipp Cooper, Perry Crume, Derek Ramsay, Debbie Strange, Luke Bell and Kyla Barcus.
To become a candidate for the RCE Designation, applicants
are required to first document their association and academic experiences.
Once approved, eligible candidates must successfully pass a 3-part exam to
illustrate their comprehensive understanding of association operations and
management practices including knowledge of critical to REALTOR® association
management, such as association law, governance and issues related to member
services. To retain the designation, RCEs must be recertified every four years.