President Fred Archer, Harford County Association of REALTORS® recently announced the 2011 REALTOR® of Year is Arletha (Candy) Myers associated with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Bel Air. The REALTOR® of the Year Award is bestowed upon the REALTOR® in the local association who exemplifies the model member through Real Estate Service to the Community, and the Local, State and National Associations. The purpose of the award is not to honor individuals as "super achievers"; rather it is intended to spotlight those individuals who exemplify the values and ethics of REALTORS®. The REALTOR® of the Year is nominated to the state level and will be selected during the annual conference in Ocean City.
Arletha Myers became licensed and a REALTOR® with HCAR in 2001. Myers served on multiple committees at the local association since 2003 including RPAC, Scholarships and Awards. She recently served as a Director on the Board of Directors and has been the driving leader preparing association's Community Service Award for the state level. Arletha Myers has also recently served as president for the Woman's Council of REALTORS® - Harford County Chapter and the Million Dollar REALTOR® Association of Harford County. On the state association level Myers has recently served as the WCR State Secretary and currently on the WCR State Governing Board. She regularly attends the state and national conferences educational sessions to enhance her professional skills and has obtained the Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES) designation and the At Home with Diversity (AHWD) certification from the National Association of REALTORS®. Arletha Myers has also advanced her professional skills through many other higher educational training such as the Home From Work Program; Work Force Housing and Freddie Mac Credit Smart.