WALTHAM, Mass. – January 1, 2012– Kurt Thompson, a REALTOR® with RE/MAX Property Promotions in Leominster, has been elected Central Region vice president for the Massachusetts Association of REALTORS® (MAR) for 2012.
As vice president for the Central region, Thompson will coordinate association objectives and activities within the Worcester Regional Association of REALTORS® and North Central Massachusetts Association of REALTORS®, and also meet regularly with local and regional leadership to discuss real estate industry issues of statewide importance. He automatically becomes a member of the MAR Executive Committee and Board of Directors as a result of his election as a regional vice president.
A member of the MAR Board of Directors, Thompson has served on the Government Affairs, Professional Standards, and Form Content Advisory Committees.
On the local level, Thompson is the Immediate Past President of the North Central Massachusetts Association of REALTORS® (NCMAR). He has also served as interim Treasurer and Chair of the Technology Committee. He is also a recent member of the Finance, Governance, Education, PR & Member Services, Strategic Planning and Government Affairs Committees. He was also the President of the NCMAR Charitable Foundation.
A REALTOR® since 1997, Thompson has earned his Certified Buyer Representative (CBR) and Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) professional designations and his Loss Mitigation Certification (LMC).
About the Massachusetts Association of REALTORS®:
Organized in 1924, the Massachusetts Association of REALTORS® is a professional trade organization with more than 18,000 members. The term REALTOR® is registered as the exclusive designation of members of the National Association of REALTORS® who subscribe to a strict code of ethics and enjoy continuing education programs.
Editors and reporters: Please note that the term Realtor is properly spelled with an initial capital “R”, per the Associated Press Stylebook.