Kim McClellan, Public Policy Director of the Fredericksburg Area Association of REALTORS®, is being honored by the National Association of REALTORS® with the REALTOR® Certified Executive (RCE) designation, which recognizes exceptional efforts made by REALTOR® association executives and professional staff. McClellan is one of over 500 REALTOR® association executives and professional staff who have achieved this mark of excellence.
Prior to becoming a candidate for the RCE designation, applicants must document their association management and academic experiences. Once they have completed this first step, eligible candidates must successfully complete a multiple-choice exam, which is based on a comprehensive understanding of association operations and management practices. Candidates must demonstrate knowledge of areas critical to REALTOR® association management including association law, governance, and issues related to member services. To retain the designation, RCEs must be re-certified every four years