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Congratulations - Maurice Taylor, REEA - DREI Designation

Written by
Written by
BJ Matthews
"Distinguished Real Estate Instructor"

Congratulations are in order to our very own, Maurice Taylor, ABR, CRB, CRS, GRI, GRLA, SRS, SRES for receiving the coveted Real Estate Educators Association Distinguished Real Estate Instructor (REEA DREI) Designation!

This designation was created by the Real Estate Educators Association to set the standard for excellence in real estate classroom instruction.  Regulators and others can be assured that a real estate educator who has earned a REEA DREI designation will exhibit a mastery of subject matter, proven presentation ability, relevant experience, and superior teaching skills.

2017 President of Arkansas REALTORS® Association (ARA), Maurice Taylor has an expansive background of leadership, a passion for education, and a drive to continuously serve his community. As a retired Army Master Sergeant, who served in the military for 25 years, Maurice understands the importance of hard work and the dedication needed to meet goals.

In 2008, Maurice was named Realtor of the Year by the North Pulaski Board of Realtors, in 2011 he was named Realtor of the Year by the Little Rock Board of Realtors, has was a graduate of the Arkansas REALTORS® Association's very first Graduate REALTORS® Leadership Academy, (GRLA) class and has recently received this highly esteemed designation! Maurice currently serves as a Director-At-Large for the association.

Maurice is currently the Executive Broker of Coldwell Banker RPM Group-North Little Rock and is a real estate instructor and owner of Vivid Real Estate Learning Center. When he’s not working in real estate, Maurice serves on the North Little Rock City Council and enjoys spending time with his wife, Holli.