DMAR Committees

DMAR Committees are issue-focused teams of dedicated members that help guide and drive our Association. With expertise and commitment, they help address issues to achieve common goals. It’s a fantastic opportunity for members to assume leadership positions within DMAR, connect with industry influencers, and grow their clout.  

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Colorado Real Estate Commission (CREC) Advocacy Committee​: Monitors and reviews the latest activities and news from the Colorado Real Estate Commission. The CREC Advocacy Committee delivers timely news on contract changes, CREC position statements, rules and regulations and proposed legislative changes. Learn more here. 

CREC Advocacy Committee Chair: Gary Bauer

Staff Contact: Cindy Goins

District Coordinating Committees: Develops opportunities for members in specific districts (North, West, South/East, Central and Douglas Elbert) to facilitate networking and programing of local interests. Learn more here.

North Committee Chair: Stacey Schalk

West Committee Chair: Barb Ecker

South/East Committee Chair: Greg Nelson

Central Committee Chair: Jessica Schmelzer 

Douglas Elbert Committee Chair: Julie Voorhees

Staff Contact: Cindy Goins

Global Business & Alliance Council: Encourages and supports international real estate, presents programs designed to educate REALTORS® on real estate markets and issues around the world, and creates networking opportunities for members involved in international real estate. ​Learn more here

Committee Co-Chairs: Alex Fehrman & France Addington-Lee

Staff Contact: Chantel Babb

Government Affairs Committee: Identifies and studies issues of concern to the real estate industry and develops policy positions for consideration by the Board of Directors. The committee ensures that DMAR works with elected officials and community leaders to keep the real estate market and industry healthy. Learn more here.

Committee Chair: Andrew Abrams

Committee Vice Chair: Sabrina Zunker

Staff Contact: Peter Wall

Industry Partner Council: Supports REALTORS® with effective resources for clients’ needs and enforces the value of homeownership. The Industry Partner Council is comprised of business representatives that are related to the real estate industry.

Industry Partner Council Chairwoman: Sahsha Graves 

Staff Contact: Chantel Babb

​Market Trends Committee: The DMAR Market Trends Committee provides timely, consistent and relevant monthly summaries of valuable local real estate market statistical data for both its members and the general public. Statistics from the “Denver Metro Real Estate Market Trends Report” provide data for the following counties: Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Clear Creek, Denver, Douglas, Elbert, Gilpin, Jefferson and Park. Source of the reported data is REcolorado. Learn more here.

Committee Chair: Steve Danyliw

Staff Contact: Sarah Goode

Professional Development Committee: Provides input on professional development topics, instructors, and delivery methods. The committee sets policies for education offerings, including budget considerations, to be approved by the Board of Directors.

Committee Chair: Libby Levinson

Staff Contact: Lisa Kallweit

Professional Standards Committee: Listens to and resolves ethics complaints and requests for arbitration. The committee members are trained to take an active role in the enforcement of the Code of Ethics in addition to learning the benefits and applications of mediation.

Committee Chair: John Danyliw

Staff Contact: Cindy Goins

Young Professionals Network: Provides opportunities for members under the age of 40 to network, seek educational opportunities, and come together for special events or community service projects. Learn more here.

Committee Chair: Taylor Wilson

Staff Contact: Chantel Babb

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