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Committees/Task Forces


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Interested in joining a committee or task force?  Contact Maranda DeSanto at 218.728.5676 or maranda@LSAREaltors.com!

 

MLS MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE

The MLS Committee monitors the MLS system and ancillary products. They review MLS Rules, fines, fine appeals, and system performance. They recommend updates to the MLS program, MLS areas and data. (Typically meets the first Thursday of the month) 

Chair:  Tom Acton
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MLS Management Committee Liaison: Michelle Lyons.  President:  Doug Kman.  President-elect:  Shaina Nickila.  Members:  Amanda Abrahamson, Michelle Babcock, John Bathke, Katie Carter, Stephanie Cooke, Tom Henderson, Rita Hutchens, Jackie Jackson, Kelley Jackson, Linda Johnson, Steve McConnell, Cori Nolan, Steve Oswald, Sherri Pearson, Mike Peller, Jenny Stahlbusch, Kayla Vang, Megan Wilson.

Upcoming Meeting Agenda (Restricted to members of LSAR, Google Login Required)

Past Meeting Minutes (Restricted to members of LSAR, Google Login Required)

GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

This Committee serves to monitor local, county, state, and federal issues and regulations that could affect home owners and to advocate for real property rights in our community. (Typically meets the first Tuesday of the month) 

Chair:  Sherri Puckett
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Government Affairs Committee Liaison:  Adam Johnson. President: Doug Kman, President-elect:  Shaina Nickila.  Members: Gloria Allan, John Bathke, Jamie Dalbec, John Lindelof, Barb Hanson, Tom Henderson, Michelle Lyons, Steve McConnell, Brandy Meidl, Steve Oswald, Katie Robinson, Jenny Stahlbusch, Sarah Wisdorf.

 

Upcoming Meeting Agenda (Restricted to members of LSAR, Google Login Required)

Past Meeting Minutes (Restricted to members of LSAR, Google Login Required)

NOMINATING COMMITTEE

This Committee serves to identify, evaluate, and recommend a slate of members to the Board of Directors.

Chair:  Sarah Wisdorf
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Members:  Doug Kman, Shaina Nickila, Katie Robinson, Kathleen Russell.

 

CURRENT TASK FORCES

The Association strives to be a relevant and nimble business partner in an ever-changing industry. To accomplish this, the Board of Directors have established the current Task Forces to accomplish specific immediate goals. This list will continually change based on the needs of our industry and community. Please see our Association calendar for meeting dates or apply to join any of the Task Forces below.

MLS Options Task Force

Chair:  Michelle Lyons
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Members:  Amanda Abrahamson, Doug Kman, Peggy Kman, Shaina Nickila, Mike Peller, Jenny Stahlbusch.

Goal:  To explore merger or other service and cost sharing options with neighboring MLSs.


Resources

Proposed Dues & Fees Comparison
NorthStar MLS / REALTORS Association of Northwestern WI MLS / Lake Superior Area MLS Comparison
NorthStar MLS / Lake Superior Area MLS Field Comparison
August 8th Field Comparison Membership Meeting

 

Building Renovation Task Force

Chair: Michelle Lyons
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Members:  Amanda Abrahamson, Karen Pagel Guerndt, Kim Wolff

Goal: To manage and execute the Association Building renovation.

 


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