VANCOUVER, July 25, 2014 /CNW/ - Susan G. McGougan of Re/Max of Nanaimo
has been elected Chair of the Real Estate Council of British Columbia
for the 2014/2015 term. Marylou Leslie of Macdonald Realty Ltd, Surrey,
was elected as Vice-Chair. They were elected to their positions at the
July 22, 2014 meeting of the Council in Vancouver, BC.
There are 16 members of the Real Estate Council, including three members
appointed by the provincial government. Thirteen members are chosen
through an election process open to all real estate licensees in the
province. The elected members are comprised of nine brokers and three
representatives from each of the various provincial counties. One
individual is elected as the strata/rental property management member.
Currently, the government appointed public members are Barbara Barry of
West Vancouver and John Nagy of Delta. The Council is awaiting the
announcement of a third government appointed member.
Newly elected/appointed to the Council for a two-year term are: Ralph Archibald, Polygon Realty Ltd., Vancouver; David Peerless, Dexter
Associates Realty, Vancouver; and Harvey Exner, Macdonald Realty, Maple
Re-elected Council members for a two-year term are: Susan G. McGougan, Re/Max of Nanaimo, Nanaimo; Subhadra Ghose, Re/Max
of Nanaimo, Nanaimo; David Rishel, Re/Max Little Oak Realty,
Council members with one year remaining in their terms are: J. Garth Cambrey, Cambrey Consulting Ltd., Port Coquitlam; Richard
Valouche, TRG The Residential Group Realty, Vancouver; Abdul Ghouri,
Green Team Realty Inc., Vancouver; R.E. Michael Zeigler, Newport Realty
Ltd., Victoria; Marylou Leslie, Macdonald Realty Ltd., Surrey; Joseph
Pearson, Re/Max Vernon, Vernon; Susan Lynch, Re/Max Centre City Realty,
The Real Estate Council of British Columbia is a regulatory agency
established by the provincial government. Its mandate is to protect the
public interest by enforcing the licensing and licensee conduct
requirements of the Real Estate Services Act. The Council is responsible for licensing individuals and brokerages
engaged in real estate sales, rental and strata property management.
The Council also enforces entry qualifications, investigates complaints
against licensees and imposes disciplinary sanctions under the Act.
Image with caption: "Susan G. McGougan, Chair of the Real Estate Council of BC (CNW Group/Real Estate Council of BC)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140725_C8686_PHOTO_EN_42238.jpg
Image with caption: "Marylou Leslie, Vice-Chair of the Real Estate Council of BC (CNW Group/Real Estate Council of BC)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140725_C8686_PHOTO_EN_42237.jpg
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SOURCE: Real Estate Council of BC
For further information:
Real Estate Council of British Columbia
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