Membership and Credentialing Committee


  • Contribute to the achievement of IREM's mission and strategic goals through scanning, research, planning, and monitoring relative to membership direction, activities, and issues.
  • Evaluate research to determine sources and forms of membership, identify impediments to membership and solutions for overcoming those impediments.
  • Establish the criteria and standards for certification by, membership in, or affiliation with the Institute (including but not limited to the CPM designation, ARM certification, AMO accreditation, Associate Member status, and other such memberships and affiliations as may be established).
  • Provide strategic direction on identifying the benefits, services, rights, and obligations related to each class of membership, certification, and affiliation.
  • Suggest strategies to enhance membership growth.
  • Monitor the progress of membership initiatives and recommend adjustments to the appropriate governance bodies and staff.


  • Chair
  • Vice chair
  • Additional members whose backgrounds reflect a strategically relevant mix of the Institute's membership markets including but not limited to CPM, ARM, Candidate, and Associate Members, AMO firms, members from outside the U.S., non-members, younger members, college students, small- and large-market geographic areas, and dual designees with other associations.

Desired qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Institute's membership and certification programs
  • Extensive real estate management experience
  • Past experience as an Institute chapter membership committee chair
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