November 2019  

President's Report

Last Friday, we had a beautiful day for our Golf Tournament.  As we know, the golf tournament is our only fund raiser for the year and provides about 30% of our annual income.  I would like to thank all our sponsors for their continued support.

Tournament Sponsors:
Abracadabra Restoration/Kustom US

Cushman & Wakefield | PICOR
Lloyd Construction
Mr. Janitor
Republic Services
thyssenkrupp Elevator

Food & Beverage Sponsors:
Allied Universal
ATI Disaster Recovery Services
MAS Real Estate Services
Paloma Painting
Vet Sec Protection Agency

Trophy Sponsor:
Sunland Asphalt

Air Cannon Sponsor:
Sunrise Property Services

Golf Ball Sponsor:
Guard Top

Golf Cart Sponsor:
Abracadabra Restoration/Kustom US

Breakfast Sponsor:
G2 Contracting

Goodie Bag Sponsor:
SealMaster - AZ

Photo Sponsor:
Gay Jarvis

Special Event Sponsor:
Arcadia Landscape (Marshmallow Hole)

Tee Sponsors:
Ace Asphalt
Conquistador Pest & Termite
ISS Facility Services
Niles Investment Corp
Tucson Commercial Carpet
West Coast Roofing

Also, please join me in thanking our Golf Committee and our Executive Director, Luann, for their leadership and dedication in making our tournament a success. 

Golf Committee:
Tina Olson
Barbara Camacho
Brianne Hansen
Cathy Sams
Darryl Humbles
Jesse Cherry
Kathy Moon
Margret Huebner
Teresa Ryberg

Our November meeting is November 19th.  We will conduct our annual meeting and it is very important for all our members to attend.  We will be voting on the 2020 proposed budget and the election of our incoming board of directors. 

November 20th is our next committee meeting for our Homeless Task Force.  Plans are under way to meet with city officials and bring our struggles we face on a daily basis while dealing with the homeless situation in Tucson.  We welcome BOMA members and non-members to join of us in preparing for our meeting.  The committee meeting will be held at PICOR, 5151 E. Broadway at 9:00am.

Looking forward to seeing everyone on November 19, 2019.  Be sure to register by noon on Friday, November 15th!

Think BOMA First

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Annual Meeting/Voting Information



November 19, 2019

Annual Meeting  
11:45 AM - 1:00 PM  
Sheraton Tucson Hotel
5151 E Grant Rd
Tucson, AZ 85712
Business, Voting and Installation of Officers  

$0.00 Member Registration

$0.00 Guest Registration ~ Prospective Member

$35.00 Guest Registration


November is our annual meeting.  The tentative agenda is listed below.

  • Welcome
  • Recognition of those in attendance
  • Report of the President
  • Report of the Treasurer
        >   Review of 2019 financial report
        >   Review and approval of 2020 proposed budget
  • Recognition of the 2019 Board of Directors
  • Election of 2020 Board of Directors 
  • Other business


Sliced Roasted Turkey Breast with Homemade Pan Gravy & Cranberry Orange Relish

Fontal Polenta w/spinach and sauteed mushrooms

Chicken Caesar Salad

Registration opens:  11:45 am

Networking:  11:45 am-12:00 noon
Lunch/Annual Business:  12:00 noon-1:00 pm

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Call for Nominations ...



If you would like to be considered for the 2020 Board of Directors or if you would like to nominate another principal member for the 2020 Board of Directors, please reply to this email. 

Positions being nominated for:
Principal Directors (4)

If you would like to be considered for the 2020 Board of Directors or if you would like to nominate another associate member for the 2020 Board of Directors, please reply to this email.  

Positions being nominated for:
Associate Directors (3)

ALSO... PLEASE take this opportunity by replying to this email to submit your nomination for Principal of the Year and Associate of the Year.  Your nomination cannot include the current president, Deb Bryant, or last year’s winners, Tina Olson and Cathy Sams.

All of these items will be voted on at the Annual Meeting on Tuesday, November 19, 2019.

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Meeting/Event Information



December 12, 2019

Holiday Mixer
December 12, 2019
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
The Playground
278 E. Congress Street
Tucson, AZ 85701
Networking, Awards, Food and Drink

$0.00 BOMA Member - December Mixer

$35.00 Non Member - December Mixer

$0.00 Guest ~ Prospective Member - December Mixer

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Membership Special

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Thank you to everyone who particpated in
our Annual Golf Tournament!

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Designation Class

A Higher Standard: The Commercial Real Estate Certification You've Been Waiting For

Just announced: The BOMA Foundation has created a new scholarship to fund individuals pursuing the CMCP certification. Up to eight scholarships will be awarded per quarter. Applicants may use the scholarship to cover either the CMCP application/exam fee or the CMCP Exam Prep Course.

We are pleased to introduce the new Certified Manager of Commercial Properties™ (CMCP™), a certification designed for early-career property professionals who are looking to validate their industry knowledge and take their careers in commercial real estate to the next level.

As the only certification of its kind in the industry, the CMCP instantly communicates your ability to be an effective commercial property manager and your strong understanding of the responsibilities of the role. Earning the CMCP certification is the first step in building a successful career in commercial real estate.

CMCP™ Advantages

  • Offers recognition early in one’s career (typically 1–5 years of  experience)
  • Validates foundational knowledge in key areas of property management
  • Evaluates readiness for additional training, responsibilities and career advancement
  • Quickly assists employers with on-boarding new property managers and assessing industry knowledge and career potential
  • Backed by BOMA and BOMI Certification, Inc., the leaders in commercial real estate education and training

Eligibility Requirements

  • Four-year degree and 1 year of property management experience, or
  • Two-year degree and 2 years of property management experience, or
  • No degree and 4 years of property management experience,and
  • 30 hours of verifiable education in commercial property management
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Rebate Programs

Member Savings Programs

Home Depot Member Rebate Program

Sign Up Now – No Cost to Enroll!

BOMA members participating in the Home Depot member rebate program have received rebate checks totaling $4 million for purchases made through the program this past year.

If you’re not already participating in this exciting opportunity, it’s easy to sign up to earn a 2 percent annual rebate on all qualifying in-store and online pre-tax purchases of thousands of products in Paint, Janitorial, Flooring, Plumbing, Electrical and more, plus other special savings and services, such as dedicated support, delivery, competitive pricing and volume discounts.

There is no cost to enroll in the program. Rebates are distributed annually, and annual purchases must total a minimum of $25,000 to qualify.

Enroll now and start earning money on your company’s Home Depot purchases. Be sure to enter the program code BOMA when you register.

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Partnership Program



We have 4 levels:



Prickly Pear


If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the office at (520) 310-1605.







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Social Media

Join us/like us on


These are great resources to use to invite others to events, job posings, etc.

ALSO, BOMA International has their own app.  Download it to your phone.  Here is what it looks like:

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Invoicing for 2020 will be going out soon!



10645 N. Oracle Road
Suite 121; #239
Oro Valley, AZ  85737

(520) 310-1605  phone
(520) 844-1674  fax 

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me in the BOMA GT office at [email protected] or call (520) 310-1605.

Thank you,

Luann Schwartz
Executive Director

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