Illinois REALTORS® draws on the skills and interests of a broad cross-section of the membership, and we want to provide our members with many opportunities to develop their professional and leadership skills. By volunteering to serve on a committee, member involvement group, working group or task force you can help set the course for an association that represents more than 47,000 practitioners.
If you are interested in serving on an Illinois REALTOR® committee, here is some information you need to know. (Note: The deadline to apply for a 2018 committee assignment has passed.)
Illinois REALTORS® Board of Directors
Interested in applying for the association’s Board of Directors? Here’s the information you need. (Note: The deadline for Board applications is different than the one for committee applications.)
FAQ: Learn about volunteer leadership
Why you? The Association draws on the skills and interests of a broad cross-section of the membership, and we want to provide our members with many opportunities to develop their professional and leadership skills. By volunteering you can help set the course for an association that represents more than 47,000 practitioners.
How do you benefit from serving on a committee or work group? Committee work can be complex and sometimes demanding, while at the same time being productive, enjoyable and rewarding. Volunteering to serve on a committee or working group offers many rewards:
- Gain a better understanding of the association.
- Contribute to your profession.
- Learn leadership skills.
- Build a resume.
- Have new experiences.
- Meet some amazing colleagues from other regions.
Expectations of committee and working group members:
- Actively participate in committee/work group meetings.
- Follow through on assigned tasks.
- Respect the opinions of other committee members.
- Represent the committee to others in your area.
Length of service: November 2017 through October 2018.
Selection process: Your application will be reviewed by the Executive Committee. (NOTE: The application and selection process for 2018 committees is now closed.)