Embracing Diversity: Steps REALTORS Can Take to Form a More Inclusive Business
In this session, you’ll discuss how to lean into diversity, equity and inclusion as REALTORS®. This session also reviews the historical facts around systemic racism in real estate as well the data on disparities in homeownership among different ethnic groups. The session also offers personal anecdotes and shared life experiences from the instructor with encouragement on ways to approach the discomfort that comes with seeking a bigger circle and group of people to serve.
Coalition Properties Group
A native Washingtonian and washed-up D1 college football player, Harrison Beacher is a managing partner of the Coalition Properties Group, serving the entire Washington, D.C., metro area, affiliated with KW Capital Properties. Beacher was honored by the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) and included in REALTOR® Magazine’s “30 under 30” class of 2016. Beacher currently serves as the 2021 president-elect for the Greater Capital Area Association of REALTORS® (GCAAR) and also serves as an at-large director for the DC Association of REALTORS® (DCAR). Harrison serves as a vice-chair for the RPAC major investor council and serves as a NAR director. A retired DJ, Beacher loves making playlists for his team events, sharing funny memes and TikToks, and traveling to places with delicious food, drinks, great music, nightlife, warm weather and culture. Beacher is a national speaker and coach on the topics of social media optimization, mindset, diversity and inclusion.