2017 Board of Directors


Position Name
President KayDee Hallert
President-elect Chelsea Dietmeyer
Vice President Sonja Kissinger
Secretary Lori Palermo
Treasurer Lori Wilder
State Director David Brow
Principal Broker Director Rawlin Westover
Affiliate Director Cheryl Criswell
Government Affairs Director Betsy Schultz
Director Marnie McCammon
Director Heidi Markham
Director Amanda Switzer
Immediate Past President Grace Brown



Standing & Special Committees

Budget & Finance – Chair Marlo Nixon
Meets annually to go over the budget and assists in creating a budget to submit to the Board for the upcoming year.

Christmas Parade – Chair Chelsea Dietmeyer
Creates parade entry for the city’s Christmas Parade.

Christmas Party – Chairs Amanda Bryan & Sonja Kissinger
Plans the annual Christmas Party and Installation of new officers.

Education & Programs – Chair Lori Palermo
Coordinates education throughout the year, including; education after membership meetings, coordinates with state association regarding the GRI program, and helps plan annual education events.

Food for Lane County Food Drive – Chair Grace Brown
Coordinates volunteers for the annual Realtor Food Drive and helps market the event.

Lane County Realtor® Golf Tournament – Chair Karla Smith
Works with other Lane County associations to put on the annual Realtor® Golf Tournament that benefits Food for Lane County.  Reaches out for teams, donations, and sponsors.

Membership – Chair Grace Brown
Researches members wanting to join SBOR and provides information to Board of of Directors.  Reaches out to new members to welcome and invite to membership meetings. Coordinates new member orientation and Code of Ethics training.

Nomination – Chair Grace Brown
Nominates a potential slate of officers for the following year.

Public Relations – Chair Grace Brown
Reaches out to the media in regards to upcoming Realtor® events, shares market stats with media and informs them of Board news.

ROTY / Affiliate of the Year – Chairs Karla Smith & Cheryl Criswell
Oversees Realtor® and Affiliate of the Year nomination and election process.

RPAC – Chair KayDee Hallert, Vice Chair Chelsea Dietmeyer
Creates an event to educate Realtors® and affiliates on RPAC while raising funds for ORPAC.

Technology – Chair Grace Brown
Oversees social media for the Board and coordinates with state association regarding the Board’s website.

Voter Registration (Task Force) – Lead Grace Brown
Coordinates and works with state association to increase voter registration.


Are you interested in volunteering and serving on the Springfield Board of Directors? Contact boardservices@oregonrealtors.org for more information.