Present: Evelyn Rank, Chair; Jim Hughes; Robert Miller; Barbara
present: Roger Hansen, Executive Secretary; Pam Griebel,
Assistant Attorney General; Susan Griffel, Education Director;
Bill Herman; and Tish Young, staff.
Rank called the meeting to order at 9:06 a.m. Hughes moved, seconded
by Miller to approve minutes of January 24, 2001 meeting. Motion
carried with all voting aye.
The Commission considered a request by Dennis Gilliam for substitution
of prior experience for part of the 24 months active salesperson
experience to qualify for a broker license 543B.15(8). Miller moved,
seconded by Hughes to deny the request. Motion carried unanimously.
Hughes moved, seconded by Miller to go into closed session at
pursuant to Iowa Code 21.5(I)(d) and Iowa Code 21.5(I)(f). Roll
call vote as follows: Miller, aye; Hughes, aye; Rank, aye. Motion
The Commission entered into closed session at 9:30 a.m. and arose
there from at 10:40 a.m.
Hughes moved, seconded by Miller to approve the application for
reinstatement of the salesperson license of Tracey Barkalow, only
after satisfactory proof of completion of all court ordered programs
and payment of all monetary assessments is provided to the Commission.
Motion carried with all voting aye.
Hughes moved, seconded by Miller to close the following cases:
00-119 and 00161
Hughes moved, seconded by Leestamper to find probable cause in the following
cases: 00-153 and 00-077
The Commission considered a request for informal advise from Symmetry Real
Estate Co. Bettendorf, IA. Greibel will prepare and send a response addressing
The Commission staff is continuing to make progress toward reorganizing
the rules in response to Executive Order #8. Input will now be
solicited from interested parties relating to rules contained in
proposed new chapters 1 through 4.
Rank and Hughes discussed their concerns and the need to explore
legislative changes next session to increase disciplinary fine
amounts that can be assessed.
Griffel reported that she has scheduled an Instructor
Workshop for August 10th & 11th. Some of the items to be
covered will be designing a new Law Update course.
Hansen reported that has been approved to attend the ARELLO Board
of Directors meeting in April. He serves on the Board of Directors
as Central District Vice-President.
Hansen also reported that the Professional Licensing Division
is continuing to work with the Information Technology Division
to get the remaining licensing boards online renewal capabilities
and to possibly obtain a search engine for licensee rosters.
Paul McLaughlin, IAR, reported on his involvement
assisting with Executive Order # 8 rule review and updated the
the association’s legislative activities and meeting schedules.
He also reported that Hansen is on the program for the Technology
Committee / CRS Luncheon, scheduled for March 13, 2001.
Hughes moved, second by Leestamper to adjourn. Motion carried
Meeting adjourned at 11:30 a.m.