NAR Director Candidates

2 Candidates for 1 Opening (listed in alphabetical order)

Carey Farmer

Group One Sotheby's International Realty

Professional Bio

Carey Farmer is an Associate Broker at Group One Sotheby’s International Realty since 2003. A graduate from Boise State University, she’s lived in Idaho since 1979 and was a Nuclear Medicine Technologist before her passion for helping people led her on a new path to become a Realtor. Her intense desire for continued education enabled her to receive numerous real estate designations and to become an associate broker.

Carey is very involved in her community and has been recognized by many local charities and professional associations as a leader. She was awarded Realtor of the Year for the Boise Region and for the state of Idaho in 2017. Carey is a past president of the Boise Regional Realtors, the Junior League of Boise and is currently a National Director for the National Association of Realtors.

She and her husband, a 20+ year law enforcement veteran, are the proud parents of three boys and they enjoy all that Idaho has to offer.

Candidate Statement

It was an honor to serve my first term as a National Director for BRR. As a member of the BRR Board since 2012, I have a deep understanding of local issues. If elected for a second term as a National Director, I’ll be able to build on everything that I’ve learned over the last few years at the national level to continue to work on behalf of BRR members.

Kit Fitzgerald

Equity Northwest Real Estate

Professional Bio

Fitzgerald is a full time REALTOR® and Designated Broker/Owner of Equity Northwest Real Estate where she also oversees the Kit Fitzgerald Team. Prior joining Equity, she spent nine years as the Director of Sales at Red Barn Real Estate, a four-year stint as the Sales Director at CBH Homes, and began her real estate career in January of 2003.

Candidate Statement

I have been actively involved in Leadership throughout much of my real estate career. I'm passionate about serving others and incredibly driven to continue the protection of homeownership, the reputation of REALTORS® and the professionalism in our industry. Have been a past president of (then ACAR) BRR, my focus has been very much on the National Association of REALTORS®, having served in multiple capacities for the REALTOR® Party and National Leadership Academy Advisory Board and as a former NAR Director. I'd be honored to continue my service on behalf of all REALTORS® at the National Level. I attend each national meeting and have since 2011, and I continue to stay on top of National issues, the Strategic Framework and Advocacy Goals.