Government Affairs Committee 

Worldwide ERC® monitors legislative and regulatory developments on behalf of the industry through its Government Affairs Committee, whose members work closely with Worldwide ERC®'s President & CEO, Tax Counsel, and Government Affairs Adviser.  The Government Affairs Committee serves as a liaison between five forums that address specific areas of focus for the association, and provides recommendations to the Board of Directors for appropriate action.  The five forums are: Global, Immigration, Real Estate and Mortgage, Regulatory and Compliance and Tax. 

Sue Carey, SCRP, SGMS-T,Baird & Warner, Chicago, Illinois USA

Thomas J. Dempsey, SCRP, GMS, Quicken Loans, Detroit, MI USA
Eric R. Arnold, SCRP, Old Republic Relocation Services, Houston, TX USA*
David P. Berry, Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP, San Francisco, CA USA*
Nino Nelissen, SGMS-T, Executive Mobility Group, Schiphol, Netherlands
Hank Roth, SIRVA Worldwide, Inc., Independence, OH USA*
Chad Sterling, CRP, GMS
, Altair Global, Plano, TX, USA
William R. Tehan, Graebel Relocation Services Worldwide, Wausau, WI USA*
MJay N. Hershman, SCRP, Associated Attorney Title & Closing Co., Cheshire, CT

Staff Liaison(s):
Peggy Smith, SCRP, SGMS-T,
Worldwide ERC®, Arlington, VA USA
Tristan North, Worldwide ERC®, Arlington, VA USA
Peter K. Scott, Worldwide ERC®, Sunset Beach, NC USA

*Government Affairs Forum Chair

To contact a member of this committee, e-mail Please be sure to indicate which committee and the individual you are addressing.