RISMedia, May 26, 2011—RE/MAX 440 and RE/MAX Central, members of RISMedia’s Real Estate Information Network®, (RREIN), announce that Broker and Co-Owner Tom Skiffington was awarded the “Bucks County Community Service Award” by the Bucks County Council, Boy Scouts of America. Skiffington received this award for his leadership, commitment and contributions to the community; and as a role model for the 11,000 young men and women who are served through Scouting and “Learning for Life” programs in Bucks County.
The presentation took place on May 16 with many community leaders in attendance as well as State Representative Marguerite Quinn from the 143rd District and Representative Paul Clymer from the 145th District.
Skiffington has a long list of accomplishments both professional and civic to his credit. They include 2008 President of the Bucks County Association of REALTORS®, Director at the National Association of REALTORS®, and presently serving as a Director of the Pennsylvania Association of REALTORS®. Skiffington has also served on or chaired various committees over the years at the Bucks County Association of REALTORS®, the Lehigh Valley Association of REALTORS® and the Montgomery County Association of REALTORS®.
In addition to his professional ventures, Skiffington is involved in the community, holding multiple positions at the Pennridge Chamber of Commerce including President; Board of Directors Bucks County Community College, President of Pennridge Day, Pennridge School District Advisory Committee, Pennridge Education Foundation Board, Information Committee for Grandview Hospital, Task Force for Bucks County Government for Housing Programs and Board of Directors of various Condo Associations. He also serves on various committees for children who need assistance for bone marrow transplant and MS disease and is an active member of the Pennridge Rotary Club.
Skiffington continues to be a leader in the real estate community. From luxury homes to short sales & foreclosures, from investors to first-time home buyers, he has a marketing plan custom fit to meet the goals of sellers and buyers in any given market, the company stated.