Texas REALTORS® Leadership Program

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Are you ready to be a leader in your industry?

With a heavy focus on leadership development and community involvement, the Texas REALTOR® Leadership Program gives REALTORS® the tools and resources necessary to elevate their participation at the local and ultimately state level, raising the voice for fellow REALTORS® and benefiting both the industry and community alike.

Why Participate?What to ExpectScheduleApplication Details
As a TRLP participant, you will:

  • Experience a powerful learning community with the support of other aspiring leaders
  • Get to hear from inspiring community leaders, government officials, and business executives
  • Discover how you can contribute to the success of the REALTOR® organization
  • Develop the skills to make a significant impact in your professional, personal, and civic areas of interest
  • Leave empowered to be part of the next generation of REALTOR® leaders

Prior to applying to TRLP, please obtain the complete support of your organization, where applicable. Prior to the first day of class, selected participants will be required to complete pre-test personality and leadership assessments.

Most session modules will take place at ABoR Headquarters or Leadership Austin. However, a retreat will be taking place offsite and will entail an overnight stay. Check the Schedule tab for details.

TRLP is filled with highly interactive discussions. Please expect low impact physical activities for teambuilding, as well as periods of standing and walking during the program

To graduate TRLP, participants are required to complete ALL eight course modules.

This year’s schedule begins on September 19, 2017 and runs through May 3, 2018

Module 1: Law, Legislature, and the Texas REALTOR®
1 Day – September 19, 2017
at Texas Association of REALTORS®

Module 2: Opening Retreat/ Goals and Outcomes
1.5 Days – October 5-6, 2017
Day 1: Hyatt Lost Pine
Day 2: McKinney Roughs for Teambuilding

Module 3: Your Role as a Leader
1 Day: December 6, 2017
with Leadership Austin

Module 4: Business Planning for Real Estate Agents (4 CE Hours)
1 Day: January 11, 2018
at ABoR Headquarters

Module 5: Inclusive Decision Making (8 CE Hours)
1 Day: February 8, 2018
at ABoR Headquarters

Module 6: Spokesperson Training
1 Day: March 8, 2018
at ABoR Headquarters

Module 7: Personal Sustainability
1 Day: April 5, 2018
at ABoR Headquarters

Module 8: Program Debrief & Graduation
½ Day: May 3, 2018
at ABoR Headquarters

The above topics and dates are subject to change prior to the start of the program.

The application requires the applicant to answer a series of questions and attach the following: two recommendations, a 150-word biography, and a headshot photo.

You have the option of saving your work to return to the application at a later time. Please follow the prompts within the form to complete the application.

If selected, a $500 tuition fee is due in full by September 1, 2017 unless prior arrangements are made with Cory Whipple to pay in two (2) installments of $250, with the first installment due September 1, 2017 and the final payment due September 15, 2017. Scholarships are available. Express your interest in the application.

Applications must be submitted by August 25, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

For questions about the TRLP application, please email Cory Whipple at cwhipple@abor.com


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