CARY, N.C.--()--Asa Fleming, the new president of the Raleigh Regional Association of REALTORS® (RRAR) got right to work with official business, lifting the gavel at a board meeting last week before the official installation of the association’s officers and board of directors at the Sheraton Imperial at RTP on Saturday, January 12, 2013.
“I am truly honored to serve as president of the Raleigh Regional Association of REALTORS®. He also encouraged members to get engaged saying, “If there ever was a year you should get involved, this is the year you should pay attention… our association is only as strong as our members.”
Fleming plans to share goals and communicate with members via videos every two weeks. In his first video of the year Fleming said, “I am truly honored to serve as president of the Raleigh Regional Association of REALTORS®. He also encouraged members to get engaged saying, “If there ever was a year you should get involved, this is the year you should pay attention… our association is only as strong as our members.”
Visit www.rrar.com to see the entire two-minute video.
Fleming graduated from North Carolina State University with a B.A. in Political Science, and began his real estate career 15 years ago in New York. In addition to serving as President of RRAR he is also a member of the Board of Directors for the REALTOR® Foundation of the Triangle. He is a graduate of the inaugural 2008 Triangle REALTOR® Leadership Academy, and served as Dean for the 2011 class. He has chaired and served on numerous committees at RRAR. Fleming is also active in the North Carolina Association of REALTORS® (NCAR), where he is currently serving on the NCAR Board of Directors and is Chair of the Diversity Committee for the second consecutive year. Additionally, Fleming is a member of Class XV of Leadership North Carolina and graduated in May of 2008. He was appointed to the City of Raleigh Appearance Commission, is involved in numerous community organizations and non-profits such as, serving on the Board of Directors for Marbles Kids Museum, Rebuilding Together of the Triangle, Inc., and also is a member of the 100 Black Men Triangle East Chapter. He is also a member of the Wake County Voter Education Coalition. He and his wife Tangie live in Raleigh with their two children, Asa II (“Deuce”) and Alexis, and their dog Holly.
The following is a list of new officers and board of directors for RRAR as well as graduates of the 2012 Triangle REALTORS® Leadership Academy:
|Vice President:||Frank DeRonja|
RRAR Board of Directors:
|Steina De Andrade|
2012 Leadership Academy Graduates Sally Bauer
Triangle Multiple Listing Services, Inc.
|Raymond C. Larcher, President|
|Rachel Wiest, Vice President of Operations/Treasurer|
|Christy New, Communications/Data Asset Manager|