|BOMA SIlicon Valley Committees|
Participating on committees provides members the opportunity to help BOMA Silicon Valley in achieving its goals and objectives. Volunteer today to join a BOMA committee and become an integral part of the organization. It is a great way to network with fellow members, make a difference in our industry, and forge lifelong personal and professional connections.
Plans the social and networking events by BOMA Silicon Valley Associate members. The Associate Committee meets the third Tuesday of every month from noon to 1:00 pm. The meetings are open to all current Associate Members. A Principal member will speak during this "brown bag" lunch hour.
Associates Night (Trade Show) Committee
Plans and coordinates the Associates Night event. The committee begins meeting in November and meets monthly. The event is held in April.
Chair: Brian Michael, Perfection Sweeping
The Awards Committee has several functions:
The Education Committee oversees all of the educational courses through BOMI for the designations of RPA, FMA and SMA. The committee also develops educational and professional practice programs.
Emergency Preparedness Committee
The Emergency Preparedness Committee is dedicated to developing and promoting a state of readiness within the commercial real estate industry through education, training, planning, and awareness.
Emerging Leaders in Commercial Real Estate
Organized for professionals in the commercial real estate industry with seven years or less experience in the industry to meet and network. Over the course of the year, the committee plans mixers, educational workshops, outings and other opportunities to meet and network.
Energy and Sustainability Committee
The goal of this committee is to promote energy efficiency in building management, encourage our member buildings to use EPA Energy Star for benchmarking energy efficiency in their buildings, and encourage LEED Green Building Certification.
Golf Tournament Committee
Plans, coordinates and promotes the annual Sherie Dunn Golf Tournament. The committee begins meeting in late January and the event is held in June.
Government Affairs Committee
The Government Affairs Committee oversees BOMA Silicon Valley's legislative priorities and participates in government affairs at the BOMA CAL and BOMA International levels.
Chair: Sarahann Shapiro, Pahl & McCay
This Membership Committee is responsible for the membership growth of our association and developing new membership recruitment and retention strategies.
Chair: LaToya Ross, Hudson Pacific Properties
The Programs Committee recruits speakers and presentations for the quarterly member luncheon programs.
Chair: Tracy Jeffrey, CBRE
Share Your Holiday Committee
This committee is responsible for raising funds through BOMA's annual Share Your Holiday event to feed needy families in the community and provide toys for children during the Holiday Season.
Chair: Tatiane Martins, Hines
The Sponsorship Committee works with the Treasurer to create and recruit Association Sponsorships that meet the needs of our Associate members and support BOMA's members.
Chair: Tiffany Lauchlan, Cushman & Wakefield