Volunteering within NAIOP is an excellent way to expand your business network, develop new skills and further your career. A number of volunteer opportunities are available within our chapter and its committees. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, any member of the NAIOP Board of Directors or any Committee Chair to discuss your volunteer options.
Chair: Duncan MacLean
Committee Members: Reese Jenkins, Stephanie Bird, Phil Brown, Chris Wigle
This committee works to promote the Developing Leaders program, which targets commercial real estate professionals aged 35 and under. The committee plans for two events each quarter and one large event in the fall. Committee members work in groups of two and take responsibility for planning events, which can range from education to networking to mentorship. Committee members are required to find sponsorship for their own events. The committee meets once per month, or as needed.
Committee Members: TBA
This Committee is responsible for identifying timely, relevant topics of interest to the commercial real estate industry.
Committee Members: Ashley Roberts, Krystyn Gatto and Chris Wigle
Committee members assist in the planning, organizing, marketing and execution of the golf tournament.
Chair: Robert Homersham
Committee Members: Chris Ollenberger, Richard Morden, Craig Harkness, Eric Toker, Jeevan Mangat, Doug Hamilton, Richard White, Michael Brown, Paul Skeans, Jeff Robson, Shawn Kenny, Laurel Edwards, Ryan Panet, Kent Bacon, Josh Selby
This committee monitors, analyzes and responds to policy issues. In addition to attending three - four committee meetings per year, committee members will be asked to take the lead in tackling particular issues, with oversight and input from the committee chair and the board.
For more information on the Government Affairs Committee or one of their specific issues, please contact the committee chair.
Chair: Raina Bhasin
Committee Members: Sydney von Vegesack
The Marketing Committee is responsible for increasing NAIOP's profile and for maintaining brand standards.
Chair: Peter Zorbas
Committee Members: Rob Lukas, Adam Wong
Work on this committee involves seeking corporate sponsors, developing additional sponsorship opportunities, and developing membership recruitment and retention strategies.
Chair: Shaun Jones
Committee Members: Graham Halsall
The Sustainability Committee is responsible for promoting public awareness of the sustainability issues faced in commercial real estate. The goal of this committee is to position NAIOP Calgary as a resource for members and the general public.