Congratulations to the 2013 State WCR Line Officers

Congratulations to our 2013 State WCR Line Officers that were elected at the General Membership meeting in New Orleans on September 7, 2012. President Kathy Haddock (Gwinnett), President Elect Leah Leggett (Athens), Secretary Donna Mungin (Cobb), Governor Sylvia Brush (Gwinnett), and Treasurer Sally Knight (Metro South).

Georgia wins big at the Mid Year Meeting (2nd Year in a Row)

The State Chapter WCR won the 2011 Mega State Chapter of the Year at the awards Banquet in Washington DC on Friday, May 18.  This is an honor that our State Chapter has received for the second year in a row.  Congratulations to Faith Reid and the 2011 Leadership Team!  As well as all 13 of our local chapters! All members should be very proud!

Athens Chapter WCR Wins National Award

The Athens Chapter of the Women’s Council of REALTORS® was presented the 2011 Gold Chapter Excellence Award for demonstrating outstanding membership value through effective chapter operations at the annual National Awards Banquet on Friday, May 18, 2012 in Washington, D.C. Brenda Thompson, 2012 Local Chapter President was present to accept the award.  Congratulations to Past President, Sandra Russell and her entire 2011 Leadership Team for earning the Gold Award in Chapter Excellence.

April Business Resource Meeting

The Athens Chapter of the Women’s Council of Realtors® invites you to our April Business Resource Meeting Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM at George’s Lowcountry Table, located at 2095 S. Milledge Avenue, Athens

Lunch will feature Shrimp & Grits.

THE BABY BOOMERS ARE COMING! Vicky Samuel with Main Street Homeloans will be speaking to us on “Selling to Senior Homebuyers – Reverse Mortgages as an Option”. Athens has been consistently rated a top retirement spot. Learn how to better serve and assist you senior homebuyers.


WCR Member Price: $15.00 / Guests: $20.00.

First time guests may attend at the Member price. If you are a former member or have not renewed for 2012, please join us and renew your membership!

Please RSVP by 5:00 pm Wednesday, April 18th by calling Chip Brown at (706) 354-5103 or by email at

If you require a vegetarian meal, please indicate in your RSVP – (Courteous reminder:  Meals are charged to all who RSVP)

Upcoming Meetings and Topics: Liz Dalton will speak May 24 on promoting your strengths, minimizing your weaknesses and Shannon Birdsong will speak June 14 on short sales and marketing

7th Annual Women’s Council of REALTORS® Chili Cook-Off and Silent Auction

7th Annual Women’s Council of REALTORS® Chili Cook-Off and Silent Auction featuring music from Todd Cowart of the Hush Puppies Band.
Thursday. March 29, 2012 from 6-9 pm, Awards at 7:30 pm
Echobrook Farms (home of Norm and Faye Grayson)
1061 Grayson Lane, Bogart
There will be tasty Chili, drinks, music and a great Silent Auction! Please make plans to attend. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Athens Area Homeless Shelter.
Tickets are $15 for adults (includes 2 drink tickets)
Tickets will be sold at the door! 

Thanks to our Gold Sponsors:
BB&T Mortgage

Thanks to our Silver Sponsors:
The Summit Agency
Blue Moon Electric
Jerry and Sandra Russell
The Laster Law Firm, LLC
Fortson, Bentley, and Griffin