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
  • 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
  • All serve one-year term

Desired qualifications:

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