Michael Burkhard, sales manager at Bray Real Estate in Grand Junction, has been appointed regional vice president of the Council of Residential Specialists.
The council offers training, referrals and sales and marketing support to more than 32,000 real estate professionals nationwide. Burkhard will be responsible for Region 10, which includes Louisiana and Texas, and work with state networks and associations in increasing awareness of council resources. Burkhard has been a council member since 2004.
Burkhard also serves as a director of the Colorado Association of Realtors and belongs to the Grand Junction Area Realtor Association.
Bray Real Estate operates offices at 1015 N. Seventh St. For more information, call 242-3647 or visit the Web site at www.brayandcosearch.com.