DATES & LOCATION

April 15-17, 2015

The Hilton Hotel
301 W. 6th Street
Vancouver, WA  98660

Map & Directions
Online registration is now closed. 
Registrations will be accepted onsite at the WR Registration Desk located in the Discovery Ballroom pre-function area of the Hilton Hotel beginning on Wednesday, April 15th.

Sponsors & Advertisers


VHT Studios
WIN Home Inspection
Rosenberg Law Group
Interact CE
 

ACCOMMODATIONS

Our room block at the Hilton Hotel is now sold out.
Overnight accommodations can be made with the Red Lion at the Quay, 1-360-694-8341.  Please mention Washington REALTORS to receive a discounted rate of $89.
 

PARKING

The Hilton Hotel has parking available in their underground facility.  All guests registered in the WR room block will receive a 50% discount off self-parking rates to a $7.50 per day rate.

AGENDA

Download a copy of the Conference Agenda.   The Agenda can be subject to change so check back prior to the event to ensure you have the latest information!
Final Conference Agenda
  • Wednesday, April 15

    7:00am – 4:00pm     RegistrationDiscovery Ballroom Pre-Function
    7:30am – 8:30am      Nominations Committee  |  Boardroom
    8:00am – 9:30am     Local Association Executives  Discover A
    9:00am – 9:30am     First Time Attendee Orientation  |  Cedar
    9:00am – 11:00am   Legislative Steering  |  Discovery C
    10:00am–11:00am   Diversity Forum  |  Boardroom
    10:30am–11:30am   Association Operations  |   Discovery E
    11:30am – 1:30pm   Luncheon – Award Ceremony  |  Discovery A/B  
    1:30pm – 3:00pm     Education Trustees  |  Discovery D
    1:30pm – 3:30pm     RPAC Trustees Discovery C
    2:00pm – 3:00pm     Professional Standards  |  Discovery E
    3:30pm – 5:00pm     Regional Round Tables  

    Northwest Washington  |  Discovery A
    Central Puget |  SoundPine/Spruce
    Southwest Washington  |  Cedar
    Central & Eastern Washington  |  Discovery B
  • Thursday, April 16

    7:00am – 3:00pm    RegistrationDiscovery Ballroom Pre-Function
    7:30am – 9:00am     President's Breakfast  |  Discovery A/B
    8:00am – 9:00am    State Past President's Council  Birch
    9:00am – 9:30am    First Time Attendee Orientation  |  Heritage E
    9:00am – 10:30am  Business Practices  |  Discovery C
    10:00am–11:30am  FPC (Federal Political Coordinator)  |  Cedar
    10:30am–11:30am  Tech Forum  |   Discovery D/E
    11:30am – 1:00pm  Luncheon – Candidate Forum  |  Discovery A/B  
    1:00pm – 2:00pm   State Director Orientation  |  Cedar
    1:00pm – 2:30pm   Finance Committee Hemlock/Oak
    1:00pm – 2:30pm   GA Forum:  Choosing REALTOR Champions  |  Discovery D/E
    1:30pm – 3:30pm
       Information Systems
      |  Discovery C
    2:00pm – 3:00pm   NAR Directors  |  Birch
    2:00pm – 3:00pm   Local Association Caucuses: 

    Clark County/LowerColumbia  |  Pine/Spruce
    Kitsap County |  Discover E
    NPSAR, Whatcom & Whidbey  |  Discovery A
    Olympic Peninsula  |  Ash
    Seattle King County  |  Discovery B
    Snohomish County-Camano  |  Cedar
    Spokane/Whitman County  |  Hemlock
    Tacoma Pierce County  |  Oak
    Thurston County/Lewis/Grays Harbor/Mason  |  Discovery D
    Tri City/Walla Walla  |  Birch
    Yakima/Lower Yakima/Kittitas/Grant  |  Board Room


    4:30pm – 6:30pm   Executive Committee  |  Discovery C
    6:00pm – 9:00pm   Fun Night REALTOR Speakeasy

  • Friday, April 17

    7:30am – 9:00am    CredentialingDiscovery Ballroom Pre-Function
    9:00am – 1:00pm     Board of Directors Meeting  |  Discovery Ballroom

GOLF!

RPAC President’s Cup Golf Tournament

RPAC Golf Tournament

April 14th
Location:  Heron Lakes Golf Course (Green Course)

Tee Time:  503.289.1818 to schedule

Cost:
  $43 per person / 18 holes / with golf cart

Questions: Call Valerie Britt-Kalberg at 509.457.8191.

NOTE:  Players must be at the $100 (or more) RPAC investment level to play.




FUN NIGHT

Fun Night will be held on Thursday, April 16 from 6:00 to 9:00pm and will be hosted by the Clark County Association of REALTORS®.  The theme is REALTOR® Speakeasy and the $50 ticket price will include cocktails, food, cards and live music.  Register for Fun Night.

Costumes for the event are encouraged!

Download the flyer...
Fun Night Flyer

PROPOSED BYLAW AMENDMENTS

The following document outlines the proposed bylaw amendments or changes, which will be voted on at the Board of Director meeting at the 2015 Spring Business Conference. (Please note that the proposed amendments/changes to the bylaws are in red.)

Proposed Bylaw Amendments

PROPOSED RESOLUTION

The following document outlines the proposed resolution postponing the elections for Vice President-elect of Operations and Membership until the 2015 September Board of Directors meeting. This resolution will require two-thirds (2/3) of the vote cast for approval.

Proposed Resolution

FIRST-TIME ATTENDEE/DIRECTOR PRIMER

Download the First-time Attendee Primer


ELECTIONS

It is the consensus of the Board that elections for the positions of President-elect, Treasurer-elect and Vice President-elect of Government Affairs shall take place April 17, 2015 as per the bylaws.  Elections for the positions of Vice President-elect of Operations and the Vice President-elect of Membership shall take place September 18, 2015.
 
Accordingly a resolution will be voted on at the April 17, 2015 board meeting; such resolution will be noticed to the board 30 days in advance of the April 17, 2015 meeting and will require an affirmative vote of two-thirds of the votes cast for approval.

2016 Leadership Application
Campaign Guidelines & Procedures
Questions for President-elect
Questions for Treasurer-elect
Questions for VP's-elect 2016


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