About the ARELLO Foundation

The ARELLO Foundation was formed in 2009 for the betterment of ARELLO. The Foundation is a nonprofit corporation to conduct research, gather and publish information, provide public education and enhance the development, administration, and enforcement of real estate laws.

ARELLO Foundation shall educate the public on subjects useful to the individual and beneficial to the community. The ARELLO Foundation shall conduct education and research activities in an objective manner, and shall be presented with a sufficiently full and fair exposition of the pertinent facts as well permit and individual or the public to form an independent opinion or conclusion. Educational programs may be provided through public discussion panels, forums, groups, lectures and activities that enhance the educational experience.


The Foundation is governed by a Board of Trustees approved by the ARELLO Board of Directors. The Trustees may develop new programs and services through the Foundation for the betterment of the association or public interest. The Foundation Board of Trustees meets at least three (3) times a year. These meetings are during the ARELLO Leadership Symposium, Mid-Year Meeting and ARELLO Annual Conference.

ARELLO Foundation Bylaws

2021 ARELLO Foundation Board of Trustees

Chair (2022): Wayne Thorburn Texas, United States
Vice Chair (2021): Kathie Flynn Connelly Maryland, United States
Trustee (2021): Gail J. Anderson Nevada, United States
Trustee (2022): Leon W. Lewis District of Columbia, United States
Trustee (2023): Ryan M. Adair Alabama, United States
Trustee (2023): Wendy Mae Alkire Kansas, United States