IR Leadership Academy

Leadership development is an essential element in the process of improving our association and profession.

Idaho REALTORS® administers its “Idaho REALTORS® Leadership Academy” to identify emerging REALTOR® leaders in the state, encourage them with motivational activities, and facilitate development of leadership skills.

The participants work together in a training course combining individual study, group sessions, and projects designed to build experience applying leadership skills.

Training sessions include identification of leadership qualities, team-building exercises, procedures for goal setting, personal profile analysis, network building, and improving communication skills..

Objectives of the Idaho REALTORS® Leadership Academy:

  • To identify Idaho REALTORS® who have demonstrated leadership potential through job-related and community activities.
  • To train participants in leadership skill development.
  • To motivate participants by:
    • Increasing awareness of real estate and association management issues and challenges;
    • Engaging in problem-solving activities on issues of current interest; and,
    • Providing a network of Idaho leaders actively invested in improving our Association and profession.

2017 IR Leadership Academy Class

Ron Arnold
Upper Valley BOR
Ron Arnold Realty
Nikki Cameron Jones
Local Director
Nampa AOR
Amherst Madison – Legacy
Jessica Dahlinger
Latah County BOR
Latah Realty, LLC
Krista Deacon
Local Director
Boise Regional Realtors®
Silvercreek Realty Group, LLC
Julie Dowen
Caldwell BOR
Western Idaho Realty
Jeff Wills
Local Director
Boise Regional Realtors®
Amherst Madison – Legacy
Greg Henning
Four Rivers AOR
Silverhawk Realty
Beth Mower
Western Magic Valley Realtors®
NorthPointe Realty
Stephanie Reed
Sun Valley BOR
Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties
Kelly Runyon
Mini-Cassia BOR
River Bridge Realty
Joshua Suhr
Local GAD Committee Chair
Coeur d'Alene AOR
Keller Williams Realty, Couer d'Alene