Situational Awareness with Trish Hoffman

According to NAR, 61% of both male and female real estate professionals have experienced a situation that made them fear for their personal safety or safety of their personal information (2018 Member Safety Report) .

Hosted by your GAAR Ambassadors, this special member event will help GAAR members learn more about:

  • Situational awareness. Define your environment and the space around you in order to improve your safety in daily work situations.
  • Potential threats. Discuss safety threats that exist for real estate professionals, such as people or places.
  • Be proactive. Review behaviors that will help brokers and their clients stay safe during the real estate transaction.

Breakfast and networking: 8:30am

Presentation: 9:00am-10:30am

About Trish Hoffman, Presenter...

Trish Hoffman graduated with her Bachelors Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from Freed Hardeman University in 1992, and a Master’s Degree specializing in Management and Leadership from Webster University.

Trish Hoffman moved to Albuquerque in 1994 and began her career with the Albuquerque Police Department (APD). In 2001, Trish founded, Women Against Crime©, a program focused on empowering women to take a stand against violent crime.

In 2004, Trish was the youngest woman to be honored as the recipient of the Governor’s Award, Women of the Year. In 2005, Trish was the recipient of the Women Changing America award through Congresswoman Heather Wilson’s office. In addition, Trish has been recognized in numerous capacities throughout the Albuquerque community and State of New Mexico for her work involving women’s safety. Trish retired from APD in December 2017 after 23-years of working as Public Information Office (PIO), Internal Affairs, and the Aviation Division including K9/Patrol as Lieutenant. Trish has more than 10 active certifications and specialty trainings comprised of leadership, self-defense, defensive tactics, and crisis intervention. Trish’s current focus is utilizing her professional expertise and personal experience to train women to take their power back through Women Against Crime© self-defense programs. Women Against Crime© offers public workshops, corporate training, and seminars across the country. To learn more about Trish and her trainings, please visit


Monday, September 23, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM


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N/A Non-GAAR REALTOR® Member Price


Trish Hoffman