Awards and Recognition


Our 2022 REALTOR® of the Year, Nicholas Pelletier, is a member of the Association who exemplifies the performance standards set by our Code of Ethics, is heavily involved in local, state and national association activities, and is committed to community and business affairs.

This year our REALTOR® of the Year is someone who has been an active member of our Association, donating time to numerous committees, attending conferences, and embodying the REALTOR® spirit.

He attends NCMAR events like the NCMAR Nights Out, Lunch and Learns, Membership Meetings, Real Estate Summit, and Business Partner Expo. A member of the Professional Standards Committee, our REALTOR of the Year currently serves as our Finance Committee member, Community Involvement Committee member, and Government Affairs Committee.

He also served as the emcee of the recent Real Estate Summit in collaboration with the North Central MA Chamber of Commerce.

At the state level, his participation includes being a member of the MAR Board of Directors, MAR Forms Advisory Committee, Strategic Planning Task Force, Leadership Academy, and Media Training Program. In addition, he attends REALTOR Day on the Hill, Central Region Caucuses, and serves as MAR State Political Coordinator for Representative Kushmerik.

At the National level, he attended the NAR Conferences, Legislative Meetings, New England Regional Conference, and Leadership Training.

He has earned the C2Ex, At Home with Diversity, RRC, CRS, and SFR designations.

In his spare time, he serves on the Board of Trustees of St Bernards High School, is the Treasurer for the Rise Above Foundation, and founder of Start Above.

The North Central Massachusetts Association of REALTORS® is proud to present this year’s REALTOR® of the Year to Nick Pelletier of Keller Williams Realty North Central.


We are pleased to announce the 2022 Business Partner of the Year is Brieanna Kelley of Total Mortgage.

The selection of Our Business Partner of the Year was difficult due to the caliber of nominees. This year’s award recipient has been an active Business Partner of the Association for several years. Our award recipient has been a generous sponsor of events, serves on committees, and attends NCMAR Nights Out and membership meetings.

This Business Partner serves on the Community Involvement Committee and Membership & Events Committee. She teaches Lunch and Learns for NCMAR.  She participates in the Holiday Helping Hands program, school supplies drive, meat raffle, and Business Partner Expo.

 In the community, she is vice president of the board for Habitat for Humanity, treasurer for the Princeton Fire Department, and on the board of Total Mortgage Community Foundation.

The 2022 Business Partner of the Year is a helpful, compassionate, and knowledgeable member willing to assist everyone she meets. 


Our 2022 Rookie of the Year joined the association in the past 18 months. Matt Howard has attended the New Member Orientation, NCMAR Top Producer Awards Banquet, Holiday Party, and June Awards Banquet. Since joining the association, he has focused on helping in any way he can. He joined the Membership and Events Committee and Community Involvement Committee. He can be seen at NCMAR Nights Out, Lunch and Learns, and continuing education classes. He is a very active Buyers Agent.

He is a member of the Pelletier Properties Team at Keller Williams Realty North Central.

Good Neighbor Awards

Our Good Neighbor Awards recognize the ongoing efforts of individual REALTORS making exceptional contributions to improving the quality of life in their communities.

The North Central Massachusetts Association of REALTORS is proud of the many members who contribute their time and talents to area charities.

Denise Wortman of EXIT New Options Real Estate is recognized for her fourteen years of service to Habitat for Humanity serving on their Board of Directors, as chairperson of the Development Committee, fundraising and build day participation.

Jean Rubin of Hometown powered by Laer is recognized for her outstanding efforts on behalf of Habitat for Humanity North Central serving on the Board of Directors and Family Selection Committee.

Brieanna Kelley of Total Mortgage is recognized for her service on the Habitat for Humanity board of directors, her work to assist potential homeowners with applications, her fundraising, and her organization of Habitat build days.

2022 Sales Associates of the Year

Our Sales Associates of the Year Awards are voted by their peers to recognize those members that are enthusiastic, accessible, ethical, and exhibit best business practices. 

Lisa Pete of Acres Away Realty

Susan Wright of EXIT New Options Real Estate

Wendy Poudrette of Foster-Healey Real Estate