CHICAGO (January 30, 2023) – National Association of Realtors® CEO Bob Goldberg and NAR’s leadership team and staff join in mourning after the passing of NAR’s 2023 Vice President of Association Affairs, Margo Wheeler. A Realtor® from Tacoma, Wash., Wheeler was a veteran of the United States Army and served as president of the Washington Realtors® in 2017.

“Margo has been a treasured member of the NAR family for nearly 30 years, serving in numerous volunteer roles at the local, state and national levels,” said NAR President Kenny Parcell. “Within this time, she served with gracious devotion and helped advance the mission of the association, all while being a mentor and source of guidance and strength for countless others.

“Margo was in position to fulfill her role as vice president with the same passion and commitment that she has displayed for so many years, and we will continually be inspired by her legacy of leadership,” Parcell, a Realtor® from Spanish Fork, Utah, continued. “Her family and loved ones remain in our thoughts as they navigate this difficult time.”

The National Association of Realtors® is America’s largest trade association, representing more than 1.5 million members involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries.