About Martin Consulting Solutions

Alice Martin, RCE, GRI

Looking for a consultant with a perfect blend of experience, expertise, and ability to magically bring diverse opinions and ideas together? Alice Martin is the right one for you. Whether it’s strategic planning, leadership development, special projects designed just for your association, she can make it happen easily for your association. She “gets” your issues!

Alice is as an independent consultant to continue strategic planning, leadership training, team-building and other services to  associations across the country, but has  a long history with organized real estate, as well. She was a REALTOR® for a few years in southern Arizona prior to working at a local association. She moved from there to the Arizona Association of REALTORS® for 22 years in a variety of positions, most recently as executive vice president. From Arizona, Alice went to the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® as Vice President, Association Leadership Development, in February 2008. In her role with NAR, she worked with state and local REALTOR® associations on leadership training, strategic planning, and NAR and business issues and trends updates. She also led the NAR Association Leadership Development staff on all AE and leadership programs.

In her many years with the REALTOR® organization, Alice has coordinated and spoken at many programs, including those addressing leadership, professional standards, housing needs, and diversity, and has facilitated dozens of  planning sessions.

Alice holds the REALTOR® association Certified Executive (RCE) and the Graduate REALTOR® Institute (GRI) designations, and previously held the CAE (Certified Association Executive) designation for many years.

Don Martin, GRI

Organized, smart, and experienced in all things real estate professionalism describes Don Martin. He can give you the right advice the first time, sometimes saving you hours of research, aggravation, and maybe even money.
Since becoming licensed in 1979, Don has been involved in all aspects of the real estate business. He has been the designated broker of his own successful company and of a company of over 1,100 agents.

Don is past president of both a local and state REALTOR® association, and has been a member of numerous committees and work groups over a span of 35 years. He is a former REALTOR® of the Year at three different associations and was honored by the Arizona Association of REALTORS® with the Distinguished Service Award in 2009.

Don is also a real estate educator and an Arizona GRI faculty member. He has trained hundreds of REALTORS® in Arizona and other states on ethics and professional standards, contracts, fair housing, agency, and other risk management topics.

He is also a certified mediator, professional standards consultant, and expert witness on broker standard of care and procuring cause issues.