Who We Are
The York County Council represents more than 1,200 REALTORS® & Affiliates and is an unincorporated entity of the Maine Association of REALTORS® who is part of the National Association of REALTORS®, the nation’s largest trade association with over 1 million members. The Council abides by the policies and procedures set forth and is governed by and acts in a manner consistent with the Bylaws, Strategic Plan and Public Policy Statement of the Maine Association of REALTORS®. The Council maintains a presence and visibility in the community and continues to advocate for homeownership.
Tanya Sirois, a Maine Association of REALTORS® employee for more than 35 years is the York County Council’s Staff Association Executive who works alongside and reports to MAR Chief Executive Officer Suzanne Guild.
Phone: (207) 622-7501
Direct: (207) 620-1324
E-Mail: [email protected]
2022 Board of Trustees
2022 Committees and Task Forces
Affiliate Engagement Committee
PURPOSE: to recruit new Affiliate members by creating value, assist with
obtaining sponsorships for meetings/events and develop an affiliate recognition
event in conjunction with a membership meeting/event.
Community Services Committee
PURPOSE: to support the York County community by choosing a charity to be
supported via collections at each membership meeting/event.
- Affordable Housing Fundraising Sub-Committee
PURPOSE: to raise funds to support Heating Assistance Program.
- Children in Motion Sub-Committee
PURPOSE: to engage with responsible parties who remove children (ages 0 to 18) from domestic violence and abuse situations to provide necessary items (i.e., suitcases, backpacks duffle bags, blankets, pjs, personal hygiene items, etc.), at time of relocation. Needed items to be defined by responsible organization and provided to designated agency prior to removal in anticipation of need in York County.
- Meeting and Event Collections Sub-Committee
PURPOSE: to support the York County community by choosing a charity to be supported via collections at each membership meeting/event.
- Scholarship Fundraising/Selection Sub-Committee
PURPOSE: to raise funds to support providing scholarships to York County high school seniors and to review and score scholarship applications and then award based on the amount of funds available.
PURPOSE: to promote diversity and inclusion, identify tools and resources to meet the needs of increasingly diverse real estate consumers and market areas. Create and sustain an organization that is committed to inclusion and diversity to advance the real estate industry.
New Member Committee
PURPOSE: to welcome new members and provide materials that will assist them.
PURPOSE: to recommend the following year’s slate of officers & trustees for MAR Board of Directors approval, to review overviews and application process. Composition: Immediate Past three Presidents.
REALTOR® Safety Committee
PURPOSE: to provide information to be distributed to our members on the many ways to stay safe.
REALTOR® & Affiliate of the Year Selection Committee
PURPOSE: to choose the current year’s REALTOR & Affiliate of the Year. Composition: Chaired by YCC Vice President. Members to include immediate past two REALTORS® of the year and immediate past two Affiliates of the Year.
REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC)
PURPOSE: York County Council President to provide information to the membership about the importance of investing in RPAC by sharing political contribution information and how it benefits the membership and hold a legislative meet and greet.