Burks named Realtor of the Year of North Pulaski Board
August 19-25, 2013
Kim Burks, a Realtor with Crye-Leike in Maumelle, has been named the North Pulaski Board of Realtors, Realtor of the Year for 2013.
Burks is an active member of the association and has served as director, secretary, vice president, and president of the NPBOR.
As well as being active on finance and program committees, Burks has served as volunteer for the Table Top and Award for Excellence Banquet committees. She is principal broker of Crye-Leike’s Maumelle Branch and maintains her GRI designation. She reflects strong ethics in her actions with her clients, and leads by example, guiding and mentoring agents in her office. She feels it is important to network with her peers and also to be involved with the local association.
Burks is also active in her community and co-founded the “Crye-Leike Cares” committee in her office that focuses on giving back to the community. She is a member of the Maumelle Chamber of Commerce, member/volunteer of the Humane Society of Pulaski County and Maumelle Friends of the Animals. She has participated in the American Cancer Society Relay for Life.
Burks is an advocate and volunteer for “Spokes for Little Folks” which is an organization to recycle bikes for underprivileged kids. Her office is the official bike drop off headquarters for Maumelle. She participates in the annual THV Cereal Drive and has hosted a school supply drive for foster children through CASA. She volunteers at Central Arkansas Christian School and Maumelle High School.
Burks attends the annual state and national conventions and annual ARA committee and leadership conferences and retreats.
Each local Board’s Realtor of the Year (ROTY) is recognized at the State Convention, and, if named state ROTY, is also recognized at the National Association of Realtors Convention in November.