April 14, 2021 – Ottawa, ON
Cliff Stevenson was installed as Chair of the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) during its 2021 Annual General Meeting.
Stevenson has been a REALTOR® for 15 years and has served as the 2016 Calgary Real Estate Board president. He is a past Chair of CREA’s Technology Committee, a past Chair of the National Advertising Campaign Committee, CREA’s Vice-president in 2019 and CREA’s Chair-Elect in 2020.
He is joined on the Executive by Chair-Elect Jill Oudil, a former president of the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver, Larry Cerqua as Vice-Chair and Immediate Past Chair Costa Poulopoulos as well as CREA’s CEO, Michael Bourque.
Regional Director for Atlantic Kimberly French, Regional Director for Quebec Georges Gaucher and Regional Director for Manitoba Michael Barrett were acclaimed in their positions, and join Regional Director for Saskatchewan Steven Bobiash, and Regional Director for Atlantic Kari McBride on the Board.
Elections were held for Regional Directors for British Columbia/Yukon and Alberta/Northwest Territories, with Darcy McLeod and James Mabey earning seats on the Board of Directors.
Three Director-At-Large positions were elected, with Jill Oudil, Valérie Paquin and Tim Syrianos joining Ron Abraham, Phil Moore and Dianne Usher who return to complete the final year of their mandates.
Also appointed to the CREA Board of Directors is Stefan Swanepoel as Adviser to the board. Swanepoel’s years of experience in the industry will be invaluable helping CREA journey through the changes to a post-COVID world ahead.
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The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) is one of Canada’s largest single-industry associations, representing more than 135,000 REALTORS® working through 78 real estate boards and associations.
For more information, please contact:
Pierre Leduc, Media Relations
The Canadian Real Estate Association
Tel.: 613-237-7111 or 613-884-1460
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