RECA Announces 2010-2011 Chair and Chair Elect
The Real Estate Council of Alberta (RECA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Telford as Chair of Council and Wayne McAlister as Chair Elect.
Mr. Telford is a real estate appraiser with McNally Land Services Ltd. and an associate broker with Home & Ranch Realty Ltd. He was nominated for Council by the provincial appraiser associations in 2007, and is now entering his second three-year term. Mr. Telford joined the real estate industry in 1989, and became Vice President of the Alberta Association of Professional Appraisers from 1998-2000 and President of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen in 2008. Mr. Telford is the first real estate appraiser to become Chair of Council.
Mr. McAlister is an associate broker with Re/Max Landan Real Estate in Calgary. He was nominated by the Calgary Real Estate Board and appointed to Council by the Alberta Real Estate Association. Mr. McAlister was appointed to Council in 2007 and is now entering his second three-year term. Mr. McAlister entered the real estate industry in 1978 and went on to become President of the Calgary Real Estate Board in 1995 and President of the Calgary Real Estate Board Charitable Foundation in 2004. In 2005 he received the Calgary Real Estate Board's T.W.H. Saunders Award for dedication to the real estate industry and the community.
Mr. Telford and Mr. McAlister will serve in these positions for a one year term, ending on October 31, 2011.
The Real Estate Council of Alberta (RECA) is an independent, non-government agency, responsible for regulating real estate, mortgage broker, and real estate appraisal industry professionals under Alberta’s Real Estate Act. RECA is mandated to protect consumers and to provide services that enhance and improve the industry and the business of industry members.