At DMAR, we want to cultivate leaders who not only excel within our Association but also enrich our communities. That's why we are proud to announce the DMAR Leadership Academy, a transformative program designed to shape visionary leaders poised for success in both professional and personal realms.

What sets the DMAR Leadership Academy apart?
It's a 10-month immersive journey, meticulously crafted to equip select members with the skills, knowledge and unwavering confidence needed to excel. We believe that the ingredients for success lie not only in professional expertise but also in personal growth - a philosophy deeply ingrained in every facet of our program.

Here's what awaits you:

  • Gain comprehensive insights into the Realtor® Association at all organizational levels.
  • Master the art of political advocacy, from local initiatives to national agendas.
  • Hone your public speaking and presentation skills to command attention and inspire action.
  • Cultivate confidence in fostering relationships and building high-performing teams.
  • Develop a profound understanding of financial acumen, including budgeting and asset management.


If you're a visionary, a problem solver and thrive on challenges, we invite you to apply! The program is created for members who are interested in sharpening their leadership skills to help them exert a strong, positive influence on the future of Realtor® organizations and in their profession.


Participation in the program is open to all DMAR Realtor® and Industry Partner members in good standing. Space is limited to no more than 25 attendees each year. Applicants selected for inclusion in the program must attend all sessions and pay a $499 tuition fee. This fee covers the sessions, handout materials and meals. Travel arrangements and expenses to attend the in-person sessions are the responsibility of the participant.


Applications are now being accepted through July 31, 2024. To apply, please complete the application below and submit a professional letter of recommendation via email to Successful candidates will be notified by August 30, 2024.