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    Get Involved with a VRMA Committee

    VRMA relies on leaders from all aspects of the vacation rental management industry to volunteer their time and talent in various ways.

    Volunteering allows you to contribute to the betterment of the industry, expand your professional network, and build your professional skill set.

    Apply to Volunteer in 2023

    The 2023 call for volunteers will be opened shortly after the 2022 International Conference. Keep an eye out for announcements and when you can apply!

    Learn more about our committees below.

    The European Conference Planning Committee plans the educational and programming content for VRMA's in-person European Conference

      • Susan Doull, Commendable Rentals, LLC (Committee Co-Chair)
      • Eric Bordier, VR partnership (Committee Co-Chair)
      • Lydia Kamicar, Education Director (Staff Liaison)

    Click here to view the European Conference Planning Committee charter

    Education Committee

    The Education Committee provides strategic input and oversight for educational opportunities for vacation rental management professionals.

    Click here to view the Education Committee Charter

    Click here to view the Education Committee Roster

    Government Affairs & Public Policy Committee

    The Government Affairs Committee monitors government-related matters, develops policy recommendations, and supports initiatives to advocate for the common interests of vacation rental managers.

      Click here to view the Government Affairs Committee Charter

      Click here to view the Government Affairs Committee Roster

      Leadership Development Committee

      The Leadership Development Committee supports the leadership development of VRMA members in accordance with VRMA strategic direction by reviewing, vetting, and selecting a slate of recommended candidates for the annual Board of Directors election.

      NOTE: The Leadership Development Committee is appointed by its co-chairs and is not a part of the call for volunteers process.
      • Toby Babich, Breckenridge Resort Managers (Committee Co-Chair)
      • Jodi Taylor Refosco, Taylor-Made Deep Creek Vacations & Sales (Committee Co-Chair)
      • Garrett Sheehan, Membership Manager (Staff Liaison)

      Marketing & Editorial Committee

      The Marketing & Editorial Committee oversees and provides input into VRMA’s marketing and communications activities to promote the association’s mission, vision, and strategic plan.

        Click here to view the Marketing & Editorial Committee Charter

        Click here to view the Marketing & Editorial Committee Roster

        Membership Committee

        The Membership Committee develops new and innovative ways to attract new members as well as retain current membership.

          Click here to view the Membership Committee Charter

          Click here to view the Membership Committee Roster

          Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Subcommittee

          Operating under the VRMA Membership Committee umbrella, the DEI Subcommittee is charged with ensuring that VRMA embodies all facets of diversity (inclusiveness, mutual respect, multiple perspectives, and equitable opportunities) so that all members, irrespective of race, ethnicity, nationality, cultural background, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, income, physical and mental ability have equal opportunity and thrive in the vacation rental industry.

            Click here to view the DEI Subcommittee Charter.

            Click here to view the DEI Subcommittee Roster

            Supplier Advisory Council

            The VRMA Supplier Advisory Council is an opportunity for VRMA suppliers to interact directly with VRMA board members and staff on a regular basis to share their ideas and feedback on VRMA programs and supplier opportunities. The council not only gives the supplier community a more structured voice and connection to leadership, but also  gives VRMA leadership the opportunity to utilize this group as a sounding board for new programs and ideas.

              Click here to view the Supplier Advisory Council Charter

              Click here to view the Supplier Advisory Council Roster

              Ambassador Committee

              The Ambassador Committee is responsible for welcoming and engaging new members. Ambassadors serve as a resource to help new members make the most of their VRMA membership.

                Click here to view the Ambassador Committee Charter

                Click here to view the Ambassador Committee Roster

                VRHP Content Committee

                The VRHP content committee is an opportunity for VRHP members to provide strategic goals and oversight for educational content to VRHP members on topics related to housekeeping, maintenance, laundry and operations.

                  Click here to view the VRHP Committee charter.

                  Click here to view the VRHP Committee Roster