WR Leadership Conference


The 2022 WR Leadership Conference will be offered in hybrid format which will include both an in-person and virtual option. The Conference will consist of two half-day sessions, beginning at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 14 and concluding at Noon on Friday, October 15. Please check back closer to the Conference for a full schedule of events.
 

Who should attend?

2022 Local Association Presidents, Local Association Executives and 2022 WR Executive Committee members. Registration is complimentary for these attendees.
 

How will I benefit from attending?

You'll get acquainted with leaders from across the state and get a jump on effectively planning your association's activities for next year; develop and enhance the qualities of good leadership essential to your team's success; and fulfill your potential through effective leadership skills training and valuable insights, proven to work in the day-to-day activities of your association. Don't miss this opportunity to fully understand what it is that makes successful leaders, and how to acquire and sharpen those skills and attributes.
 

Registration Details:

Online registration will open soon and close at COB on Friday, October 8. Even though registration is complimentary for 2022 Local Association Presidents, Local Association Executives and 2022 WR Executive Committee members, you must register to ensure you are on the conference distribution list to receive materials and last-minute updates, and for those attending in-person, so that we have accurate meal counts.
 

Hotel Reservations:

Please call the Semiahmoo Resort & Spa at 360.318.2000 and identify yourself as part of the Washington REALTORS Leadership Conference group so you'll receive the group rates of $169 Classic / $179 Waterview OR reserve your room online by clicking on this link: WA REALTORS ROOMS
 
The group rate will be honored through September 20, 2021 or until our room block is full. Reservations after this date will be accepted based upon the hotel’s availability and current rate. Rates listed are single / double occupancy.
 

IMPORTANT ITEMS TO KNOW IF ATTENDING IN-PERSON:

Washington REALTORS® and President-elect Cheri Daniels are committed to maintaining a healthy atmosphere for all attendees joining us in person at Semiahmoo. Washington REALTORS® will be implementing the following safety protocols for the best interest of our members, WR staff and resort personnel.
 

All in-person attendees must:

  • Provide proof of full vaccination (Pfizer, Moderna or Johnson & Johnson/Janssen accepted) OR proof of a negative COVID-19 Test. Documents can be uploaded in advance during the registration process or on the conference website prior to the start of the conference. Vaccination records and testing status will remain confidential.
  • Note: Fully vaccinated means 2 shots of Pfizer or Moderna; 1 shot of Johnson & Johnson/Janssen and it has been 2 weeks after your final shot was received
  • Take your COVID-19 test in advance no further than 72 hours before the start of the Leadership Conference (Noon on Thursday, October 14) if not vaccinated.
  • Masks are required for all attendees at all times, regardless of vaccination status, except when actively eating or drinking.
  • Socially distanced seating will be provided.
  • Attendees will be asked to agree to the COVID-19 liability waiver during the registration process. A copy of the waiver can be found here.
  • Attendees may indicate their contact comfort level by wearing a color-coded bracelet, and we ask that attendees respect each other’s contact comfort.
  • If attendees are not in compliance with the event protocols, they will be asked to leave the conference.
 

Dinner Information:

We will be hosting a dinner the evening of Thursday, October 14 for all in-person attendees. Guests can be included for the evening event however, there will be a $55 charge. To bring a guest, you can register them online during the registration process. All guests will need to adhere to and meet the health and safety protocols set forth for in-person attendees.