ORRA is proud to announce its
own for a key Florida Realtors® elected
leadership position: Mike McGraw,
an ORRA past president and current
director, is running for 2020 Florida
Mike currently serves as 2019 Florida
Realtors® secretary. The treasurer
position is considered the next step
on the ladder toward presidency of
the statewide group.
The treasurer serves as chair of
the Florida Realtors® Finance Committee
and has general supervision of
the association’s financial aff airs. The
treasurer is frequently called upon to
provide financial reports on Florida
Realtors®, which has a projected revenue
of nearly $28 million in in 2019.
As 2020 Florida Realtors® treasurer,
Mike will continue to bring his
decades of leadership experience to
ensure that every member matters.
Whether it’s a policy concern or a legislative
issue, Mike uses his strength
in innovation, collaboration, and
perseverance to make things happen
for each Florida REALTOR®.
He has service in the top echelons
of REALTOR® organization leadership,
and he’s a staunch supporter of the
REALTORS® Political Action Committee
(RPAC) who has worked tirelessly
to raise awareness and funds for this
Learn more about Mike’s campaign
and how you can show your
support by following facebook.com/
ORRA employees commit
to “Core Values” of service
The next time you engage with an ORRA staff er —
whether it be in person, via e-mail, or on the phone
— be on the lookout for a display of our new ORRA
Employee Core Values.
ORRA CEO Cliff Long introduced the core values as
a belief system that guides the association's actions,
unites its employees, and defines its brand. "Our core
values shape who we are and describe what we represent,"
says Long. "It all comes down to superior service
to the members,
and yet it's so
We are committed in all things we do to maintaining
an awareness of ORRA’s mission and individual
position responsibilities, of member needs through
industry processes, and of the value of both REALTORS
® and ORRA.
We strive to achieve excellence in ourselves and
our work in service to the membership, to homebuyers
and sellers, to the community, and to colleagues.
We promise to engage in thoughtful, honest interactions
that enhance multidirectional lines of trust
between ORRA, members, and employees.
We pledge to conduct ourselves with civility,
positivity, and consideration towards members and
colleagues and in the execution of our responsibilities.
ORRA member Mike McGraw up
for Florida Realtors® treasurer
Current secretary aims to head up the state assn leadership ladder
Commercial council off ers aid
Scholarship grants support education in the commercial realm
The Orlando Regional Commercial Council has awarded $3,000 in tuition reimbursement
scholarships to three ORRA members to support their continuing
education eff orts with the CCIM Institute.
Each of these three REALTORS® received a $1,000 award, which will be granted
upon 2019 completion of a CI 101 course: John
Sadri, John Sadri & Company; Rebecca Stockwell,
The Anderson Group & CO PI; and Sharisse Walton,
Metro Brokers Florida LLC.
The award recipients were required to submit an application and broker
ORRA Membership representative Jaycee McEwen (l) helps
REALTOR® Tatiana Butts (r) with her Supra forms
8 Orlando REALTOR® Spring 2019