The Santa Clara County Association of REALTORS® is pleased to announce the promotion of Malia Bates to Events Coordinator.

“I am so excited to take on this new position where I will have a more hands-on role with the planning process of our member events and continue to further grow and develop my skills,” said Bates. “I am especially grateful for Neil Collins and Jodee Sousa’s continuous support.”

Bates will continue to work under Jodee Sousa, our Events and Education Manager. In her new role, Malia will plan all SCCAOR Member Appreciation events and other member-facing meetings. “I am excited for Malia’s new role planning memorable events for SCCAOR members, said Sousa. She has been such a great addition to the SCCAOR Family.”

Neil Collins shared, “Malia has made an enormous impact to SCCAOR in the short time that she has been with us. I think members will really appreciate the creativity that she will bring to our events.”

In her free time, Malia said that she loves watching and playing sports as well as cooking. “I’ve always enjoyed cooking and trying out new foods,” she said. “If any SCCAOR members have restaurant recommendations, send them my way!”