Once a year, Arizona REALTORS® honor one REALTOR® and one REALTOR® Association for improving the world around them through community service.
2019 Community Outreach Nomination Form – REALTOR®
2019 Community Outreach Nomination Form – Association/MLS
Individual Award: Kristie Cook
Kristie Kay Cook has been an active volunteer for Arizona Crisis Team (ACT) in Yavapai county for two years. ACT provides emotional, practical and resource assistance to citizens who have been impacted by a severe crisis. Frequently called upon by emergency services to act as a victim advocate, Kristie helps people manage traumatic events and difficult decisions for community members during their most desperate of times.
Individual Award: Nick Bastian
Arizona REALTORS® Director of Association Relations Monica Schulik and 2017 President Paula Monthofer present the Community Outreach Individual Award to Nick Bastian for volunteering his time to worthwhile causes including the Tempe Healing Field
, Tempe Community Action Agency
and Box Luv Rescue
Association Award: Sedona Verde Valley Association of REALTORS®
Arizona REALTORS® 2017 President Paula Monthofer presents the Community Outreach Local Association Award to James Adams, who accepted on behalf of the Serdona Verde Valley Association of REALTORS® for the ongoing work its members are doing at the Verde Valley Military Service Park
Individual Award: Doug Groppenbacher
Arizona REALTORS® CEO Michelle Lind (left) announces Doug Groppenbacher as recipient of the Community Outreach Individual Award as presented by Director of Association Relations Monica Schulik. Groppenbacher was honored for delivering sports equipment, medical and school supplies to the Casa Franciscana Outreach in Guaymas, Mexico.
Association Award: SouthEast Valley Regional Association of REALTORS®
SEVRAR won the Community Outreach Association Award for battling homelessness by working together to remodel a home for House of Refuge. Representing its 2016 Leadership Program Class are (l. to r.) Cathy Swann, Tricia McKenna, Liz Hill, Stephanie Dow, Thomas Moore, Jackie Nedin and Bruce Weber.
Individual Award: Gary Cordell
AAR 2015 President Jim Sexton (left) honors REALTOR® Gary Cordell (right) in the individual category for his lasting impact on his community. Cordell’s campaign for sustainable water resources in Payson and service on the Board of Directors for the Mogollon Health Alliance were just two of his many accomplishments.
Association Award: Lake Havasu Association of REALTORS®
AAR 2015 President Jim Sexton honors Phil Annett (center, LHAR REALTOR® Olympics Chair) and Aaron Pfeifer (right, LHAR 2015 President) on behalf of The Lake Havasu Association of REALTORS® (LHAR). LHAR was recognized for its annual REALTOR® Olympics event which builds camaraderie between area real estate agencies and raises funds for local charities.