Thurston County Multiple

 Listing Sales Association

Guest Speaker Spotlight  

Posted on Apr 29, 2019
 
 
 
July 30, 2019
Craig Chance/ Housing Authority
 
See attached presentation from Craig from the Housing Authority, it talks about who they are and what they do and who they serve in the community. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
June 11, 2019
Robert Owens/Lori Bailey- Real World Security and Self Defense Solutions
Self Defense tips for a safer home showing.
 
 
Robert and Lori showed us some invaluable self defense tips for a safer showing of homes, they also talked about what they teach in their 6 hour seminar for self defense tricks. See below for important things to remember when showing houses. 
 
 
 
June 4, 2019
Deb Clemmons- Superintendent North Thurston Schools
 
 
Deb talked about the children that are homeless or on the verge of homelessness and what North Thurston School district is doing to help all kids achieve attendance in schools and graduation. See below for powerpoint presentation with staggering statistics in our county for children at risk. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mindy Ruelie
Community Foundation of South Sound
5/14/2019
 
 
Mindy spoke about how to get involved in the Community foundation and how they manage the funds and how you can get your own fund with them and pick how you would like to distribute the money to different charities of your choice. They give out 1.4 million yearly in grants and scholarships in Thurston, Mason and Lewis Counties. They are also part of the Give Local campaign. If you would like to get involved contact Mindy. 
 
 
 
 

Brad Medrud and Heidi Behrunds

City of Tumwater

4/30/2019

 

Brad and Heidi spoke about the homelessness issue in Tumwater and Thurston county, the point in time census, affordable housing and the new Craft District.  See below for their power point demonstration with statistics for our county. 

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Ryan Andrews
Planning Manager/City of Lacey
4/23/2019
 
 
Ryan Andrews the Planning Manager for City of Lacey came in and spoke about the affordable housing strategy in Lacey. Rental prices are going up, but unfortunately incomes are not.  See the link here for what their plan is.  

http://www.ci.lacey.wa.us/city-government/city-departments/community-and-economic-development/planning-documents/currently-under-review

 

 

 

 

Trevor Zandell

Phillip Burgess Law office

4/16/2019

 

Trevor Zandell came in and spoke about the CIC or Washington Uniform common Interest Ownership Act which is a consumer protection act for HOA's, PUD's and Condos created after July 1, 2018.  See below powerpoint presentation for the bills and where you can go to keep up on the legislation.  

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