Pounding RPAC

As many of you know I will be serving as the 2011 President of the Utah County Association of REALTORS (UCAR). One of my key challenges this next year will be raising REALTOR Political Action Committee (RPAC) funds. These funds are used to promote the election of candidates who are pro-property rights. REALTORS take this cause very seriously because they understand the importance of private property rights especially in relation to our overall freedom.

To make this challenge a little more fun and exciting this next year, and hopefully garner more support and involvement, I’m going to do something a little different. I’m going to POUND RPAC like it’s never been pounded before. Starting November 2010, UCAR will begin a pledge drive to collect RPAC funds based on…. the number of pounds I can lose between now and my 40th birthday on July 26, 2011. I currently weigh 230 lbs and the goal is for me to crack the 200 lbs barrier, a feat that last occurred about 13 years ago.

I know I am not going to reach the stellar physique of our current UAR state president, Kenny Parcell (see right) But, I am going to lose these 30 lbs by my birthday, and hopefully raise some serious RPAC funds in the process. Pledges will be accepted via the President Pounds RPAC page at the UCAR site which will be launched in November. Please pledge generously for each pound I lose and hold me accountable for this 200 lbs goal! I am looking forward to a great 2011 with the Utah County Association of REALTORS!

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About utahREpro

Chris is the managing broker for Prudential Utah Elite Real Estate in American Fork, Utah. His passions include spending time with his family, Real Estate, Social Media, traveling, reading, movies, golf, dirt biking and so much more. Chris is a graduate of the National Association of REALTORS (NAR) Leadership Academy as well as the Utah Association of REALTORS (UAR) Leadership Academy. He has served in many capacities in the real estate industry at the national, state and local levels, including: 2013 Treasurer of the Utah Association of REALTORS 2011 President of the Utah County Association of REALTORS (UCAR) 2011 REALTOR of the Year – UCAR NAR Federal Political Coordinator assigned to US Senator Mike Lee 2011 NAR Strategic Planning Committee 2010 – 2013 NAR Public Policy Coordinating Committee 2011 Dean of the LeadershipUAR Program Chris has been a licensed REALTOR in the State of Utah since 2004. He has been recognized both nationally and locally by Prudential and was inducted into their Hall of Fame in 2010.
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2 Responses to Pounding RPAC

  1. Steve Critchfield says:

    Chris,
    This is a GREAT idea! I should be doing it instead of you! I would LOVE to drop 20-30 lbs and this is the perfect motivation, maybe with a cruise as a bonus prize afterwards! We should get Gary Cannon to do the same thing on a state level as well! I’ve got your back brother! YOU CAN DO IT!!!

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