Sarah Rayne, Government & Public Affairs director for the Coastal Association of Realtors, is being honored by the National Association of Realtors with the Realtor association Certified Executive designation, which recognizes exceptional efforts by Realtor association executives.
Rayne is one of over 500 Realtor association executives who have achieved this mark of excellence. Local and state association executives who hold the RCE designation represent Realtors in 50 states/territories.
The RCE is the only professional designation designed specifically for Realtor association executives.
It exemplifies goal-oriented association executives with drive, experience and commitment to professional growth, according to NAR’s website.
Eligible candidates must successfully complete a multiple-choice exam, which is based on a comprehensive understanding of association operations and management practices.
Candidates must demonstrate knowledge of areas critical to Realtor association management, including association law, governance and issues related to member services.
Rayne has been with Coastal for over five years. She holds a degree in Communications & Media Studies from Salisbury University and is a native to the Eastern Shore.