Advocacy Issues A to Z

NAR’s Advocacy Group staff is working on a number of pressing public policy issues affecting the real estate industry and REALTORS®. Highlighted below are a few federal, state, and local issues and the staff experts working on that issue. Additional issues and information can be found in the Political Advocacy section of at and the REALTOR® Party website at Use the staff directory for contact information at the end of the Resource Guide to contact staff.

Patent Reform

NAR supports common sense patent litigation reform in an effort to protect our members from abusive patent trolls.
Director, Commercial and Policy Oversight
Federal Policy & Industry Relations
Policy Representative, Technology
Federal Policy & Industry Relations