Waltham, Mass. – November 28, 2012 – Kimberly Allard-Moccia, broker/owner of Century 21 Professionals in Braintree, was installed on November 28 2012, as president of the 19,000-member Massachusetts Association of REALTORS® (MAR) for 2013. The event took place at the Nantasket Beach Resort in Hull, Mass. and included the installation of the MAR Board of Directors and Executive Committee. Allard-Moccia’s term officially begins on January 1, 2013.
As president, Allard-Moccia will direct the internal and external activities of the Association; preside at all meetings of the MAR Board of Directors and Executive Committee; represent the Association at important meetings and business functions; and act as the official spokesperson for the Association on issues related to the real estate industry and local housing market. In addition, she will represent MAR and its members on the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Board of Directors and the New England REALTORS® Committee this year, and also will serve as an ex-officio member of all state Association committees and work groups.
Prior to serving as 2012 president-elect, Allard-Moccia served as MAR’s Southern Region Vice President in 2011 and as Chair of the REALTORS® Political Action Committee Trustees for two consecutive terms and third term overall. She has been a member of the MAR Board of Directors since 2005. She has also served on the Finance Committee, Communications Committee and the Professional Standards Committee. Allard-Moccia has served on the Government Affairs Committee since 2007 and was the Focus Area Vice President for Government Affairs in 2008, a member of the Executive Committee as Focus Area Vice President for Business Development and Legal Affairs. In 2010, Allard-Moccia was selected as the MAR REALTOR® of the Year
At the local level, Kimberly Allard-Moccia served 10 straight terms as Chair of the Plymouth and South Shore Association of REALTORS® (PASS) Orientation Committee. She also has been a member of the Association’s Professional Standards Committee, the Government Affairs Committee, and the PR Task Force and Speakers Bureau. In 2006, Allard-Moccia was PASS President and in 2007 she received the President’s award. In 2009 and 2010 she was named Honor Society Member and in 2009 she was named REALTOR® of Outstanding Service.
At the national level, Allard-Moccia has been a member of the NAR Board of Directors and Communications Committee since 2009.
A REALTOR® since 1999, Allard-Moccia has earned the e-PRO and Loss Mitigation (LMC) Certifications and the Graduate REALTOR® Institute (GRI), GREEN, and Certified Buyers Representative (CBR) professional designations.
About the Massachusetts Association of REALTORS®:
Organized in 1924, the Massachusetts Association of REALTORS® is a professional trade organization with more than 20,000 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.