RECA Welcomes Two New Council Members

The Real Estate Council of Alberta (RECA)  is pleased to welcome Ken McCoy and Gordon Graydon to Council.

Ken McCoy was nominated by the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton and appointed by the Alberta Real Estate Association. Mr. McCoy is currently an associate broker and manager at Royal Lepage Noralta Real Estate in Edmonton.  His prior industry experience includes Regional Manager with AE Lepage and Branch and Commercial Manager for Melton Real Estate. Mr. McCoy has served on the RECA Residential Real Estate Advisory Committee from 2007 to 2010. He also served six years on the Board of the REALTORS® Association of Edmonton followed by ten years as a board member and President of the Real Estate Insurance Exchange.

Gordon Graydon is a member of the public appointed by the Honourable Heather Klimchuk, Minister of Service Alberta. Mr.Graydon was a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 2001-2008, representing the electoral district of Grande Prairie-Wapiti. Mr Graydon served as Minister of Gaming from 2004 to 2006 and  in 2002 he chaired the MLA Task Force on Health Care Funding and Revenue Generation. Prior to becoming an MLA, Mr. Graydon served as Mayor of Grande Prairie from 1992 to 2000, served two years as President of the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association and was Chairman of the board of directors for the South Peace Health Unit.

Mr. McCoy and Mr. Graydon will  begin their 3-year terms on Council on November 1, 2010.

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.