Past President Zeke Morris Poised to Become Illinois REALTORS®' Treasurer in 2020 | Chicago Association of REALTORS®

Congratulations to past C.A.R. president Zeke Morris, EMA Realty & Management, who has been recommended as the 2020 Illinois REALTORS® treasurer. He is positioned to become the organization’s 2022 president, and the first African-American president in Illinois REALTORS® history.

Zeke is the owner and managing broker of EMA Realty & Management. His brokerage is an official C.A.R. satellite campus, offering REALTORS® Real Estate School courses. Zeke also supports C.A.R. Foundation’s Zeke Morris Scholarship fund, which is awarded to those who have shown a dedication to developing Chicago’s southside neighborhoods.  He was the 2018 Chair of the National Association of REALTORS®’ Fair Housing Act Anniversary Implementation Group as well as their 2017 Fair Housing Act Anniversary Work Group. He was the 2017 Illinois REALTORS® Housing Opportunity Work Group. Recently, Zeke served as the host for C.A.R.’s forum on Fair Housing, a cause he advocates for at the local, state and national levels.

In 2017, Zeke was inducted in NAR’s RPAC Hall of Fame, with a lifetime investment of over $25,000.

The announcement came as a surprise in East Peoria on Tuesday, January 22nd. Selecting Zeke as incoming treasurer was a decision made by the Nominating Committee at Illinois REALTORS® annual Public Policy meetings.

Zeke’s appointment as treasurer will begin in September of this year. Learn more about Zeke’s appointment and the list of accomplishments that allowed him to earn such a position.

Please join us in thanking Zeke for all he continues to do for the REALTOR® community. Congratulations, Zeke, on this wonderful accomplishment and honor!