1937-1959

A.C. Bender – First Honorary president

  • 1937

A.K. Cressman            

  • 1938-1939
  1. WM. F. Hessenaur
  • 1940

George Whitney          

  • 1941

Alfred J. Bender          

  • 1942-3-4-5

M.B. Shantz                

  • 1946

Clare Snider               

  • 1947-1948

Harvey Bacher             

  • 1949

Garfield Cressman       

  • 1950

Wilfrid L. Bitzer           

  • 1951

R.A. Breithaupt            

  • 1952

Anne Schmalz              

  • 1953 

Harry Henrich              

  • 1954

C.R. Whitney               

  • 1955 

Wesley Callander        

  • 1956

Abe Wiebe                   

  • 1957

Max Lauer                    

  • 1958
  1. WM. G. Caton
  • 1958 -1959
1960-1989

Margaret Meindl         

  • 1960

Lester Brox         

  • 1961-1962

Claude E. Dubrick        

  • 1963-1964

Harvey Bacher             

  • 1965-1966

Lloyd Ellacott              

  • 1967

Dalton Howell              

  • 1968

John A. Lauer               

  • 1969

Lee Hoppe                   

  • 1970

Gus Ulmer                   

  • 1971

David Putnam             

  • 1972

Denny Juma                 

  • 1973
  1. Skovsgaard
  • 1974

Leon P. Killen              

  • 1975

Jack K.Bieman              

  • 1976

K.E. Gore                      

  • 1977

Marianne Lang            

  • 1978

Robert C. Mair (4mos)    

  • 1979

Kenneth M. Pearce     

  • 1979

Brian H.  Gould            

  • 1980

Jacqueline Morin        

  • 1981

Mike Schout                

  • 1982

Richard Putnam           

  • 1983

Shirley Lohmer            

  • 1984

Stuart Burkholder       

  • 1985

Bruce Nicholson          

  • 1986-1987

Nick Lang                      

  • 1988

Gary Schnarr               

  • 1989
1990-2016

 

Stuart Burkholder       

  • 1990

Jeannie Miklos             

  • 1991

Daniel Erb                    

  • 1991-1992

Ken Cameron               

  • 1993

Jeremiah Peats            

  • 1994

Murray Diegel             

  • 1995

John Ordiway              

  • 1996

David Talarico             

  • 1997

Peter Kalbfleisch

  • 1998

Rob Strickler                

  • 1999

Bruce Nicholson          

  • 2000

Blaine Connolly           

  • 2001

Janet Valentine            

  • 2002

Diane Hawrylenko      

  • 2003

Barry Lowry                 

  • 2004

George Lavallee           

  • 2005

Mario Musso               

  • 2006

Tania Benninger          

  • 2007

Karen Shartun             

  • 2008-2009

Ted Scharf                    

  • 2010

George Patton             

  • 2011

Sara Hill

  • 2012

Dietmar Sommerfeld

  • 2013

Lynn Bebenek

  • 2014

Mark Wolle

  • 2015

Charlotte Zawada

  • 2016

On April 24th, 1937 in a small meeting room at the local YMCA 12 local real estate professionals met and formed the Kitchener-Waterloo Real Estate Board which would eventually become the Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS® (KWAR).  The first president lead sixteen brokers and sales people to “serve the better interests of all people engaged or interested in matters pertaining to real estate".