MARGARET GAREMORE – EXPERIENCE

DEGREES, CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

Real Estate Broker License, California Department of Real Estate, 2012

Real Estate Trainer Certificate, CAR,  Pro Standards Trainer for Ethics and Arbitration, 2010

Mediation Certificate, Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, Pepperdine Law School, 2002

Real Estate Sales License, California Department of Real Estate, 1997

Bachelor’s Degree in English, Occidental College, Los Angeles, graduated cum laude, 1994

Paralegal Certificate, Pasadena City College, Pasadena, 1990

 

REAL ESTATE AND LEGAL CAREER HISTORY

Podley Properties, 2008 to the present (Consistent Top Producer and Top Ten Company Agent)

Realtor Professional, Consistent Top Producer

Resolve It! Mediation, 2005 to present

Mediator and Arbitrator: Real Estate Negotiator and Dispute Resolution Specialist

CENTURY 21 Ludecke, 2006 to 2008 (#2 Office Agent)

Realtor Professional, Consistent Top Producer and Centurion Agent

CENTURY 21 Adams & Barnes, 1997 to 2006 (#1 Office Team)

Realtor Professional, Consistent Top Producer and Centurion Agent

Collins, Collins, Muir and Traver, 1988 to 1998

Executive Paralegal in Contract Law, Premises Liability, Construction Defect

 

LEADERSHIP AND MEMBERSHIP

National Association of Realtors, Member

California Association of Realtors, Member

California Association of Realtors, Director

California Association of Realtors, Regional Rep, Pro Standards Committee, 2013 to present

California Association of Realtors, Pro Standards, Membership and Risk Management Committees

California Association of Realtors, approved Mediator, Arbitrator and Ombudsman

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Board of Directors, 2003 to 2004 and 2011 to present

Arcadia Association of Realtors, approved Mediator and Arbitrator

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Association Member and MLS Member

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Chairman, Mediation Workshop Group, 2005 to present

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Chairman, Grievance Committee, 2009 to present

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Events for Charity Committee, 1998 to present

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Professional Standards Committee, 2004 to 2008

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Grievance Committee, 1999 to 2003

Pasadena-Foothills Association of Realtors, Board Member

Pasadena-Foothills Association of Realtors, approved Mediator and Arbitrator

Association for Conflict Resolution, Practitioner Member, Washington, D.C.

Monrovia Historic Preservation Group, Member

Friends of The Monrovia Public Library, Member

The Huntington Library and Gardens, Member

Pasadena Humane Society, Member

 

TASK FORCE AND FOCUS GROUP ASSIGNMENTS

Arcadia Association of Realtors, AAR/PFAR Merger Task Force, 2014 and 2015

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Business Travel Policy Task Force, 2014

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Strategic Plan for Ethics, Task Force Chair, 2012

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Membership Benefits Review Task Force, 2012

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Strategic Plan for Pro Standards,  Task Force Chair, 2012

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Nominating Committee for Board of Directors, 2012

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Strategic Planning Committee, 2011

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Board of Directors Nominating Committee, 2008

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Professional Standards/Ethics Review Committee, 2008

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Strategic Planning Committee, 2005

Arcadia Association of Realtors, AAR and PFAR Joint Conflict Resolution Task Force, 2005

Arcadia Association of Realtors, Bylaws Review Task Force, 2004

California Association of Realtors, Request for Contract Review and Comment, 2009 and 2011

California Association of Realtors, Focus Group: Discussion of Notice of Dispute, 2006 to 2007

Podley Properties, Hosting CAR Representatives One-Day Shadowing Program, 2011