by Eric Berman - email@example.com - 781-839-5507
WALTHAM, Mass. – January 1, 2020 – Rick Sawicki Broker, Owner at Sawicki Real Estate in Amherst, has been elected Western Regional Representative for the Massachusetts Association of Realtors® (MAR) for 2020.
As regional representative for the Western region, Sawicki will coordinate association objectives and activities within the Berkshire County Board of Realtors® and the Realtor® Association of Pioneer Valley. He will 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 representative. He served on several committees at RAPV including Nominating, Grievance, Professional Standards, Strategic Planning and Professional Development.
On the state level, Sawicki was chair at RAPV from 2009-2011. He has been an RPAC Trustee for the past five years and will serve as the RPAC Chair in 2020. Sawicki served as chair of the Audit Committee in 2019.
On the local level, Sawicki served as president of Realtor® Association of Pioneer Valley (RAPV) in 2017, he was also awarded RAPV Realtor® of the Year in 2018.
On the national level, Sawicki served on the Public Policy Coordinating Committee since 2017 and will continue to do so in 2020.
A Realtor® since 2005, Sawicki has earned his Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI), Seniors R E Specialist (SRES and Loss Mitigation Certification (LMC) designations and certifications.
About the Massachusetts Association of Realtors®:
Organized in 1924, the Massachusetts Association of Realtors® is a professional trade organization with more than 25,000 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.