Fran Tolford, a resident of Potomac, and realtor O.D. Field recently were given the Montgomery County Community Housing Resources Board's fair housing awards. Both were instrumental in having a voluntary affirmative marketing agreement made between the Montgomery Board of Realtors and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Judith K. Dennis, a fee appraiser and vice president of Wright Realty Inc. of Manassas, has been elected president of the area chapter of the Society of Real Estate Appraisers.

Davidson and William Lunger recently opened a new RE/MAX Distrintive Properties real estate office in the McLean Professional Office Park.

William S. Mortensen of Santa Monica, Calif., has been nominated to be president of the National Savings and Loan League, Richard S. Lawton, chairman of Washington-Lee Savings and Loan Association of McLean, is the nominee for vice president.

Edwin M. Thierry will be installed as president of the area chapter of the American Society of Appraisers Tuesday at Fort McNair.

James W. Todd, president of Reston Land Corp., has been elected to the board of trustees of the Urban Land Institute.

Sales agent Emma Carriker of the J. D. Williams firm in Riverdale has been selected realtor-associate of the year by the Prince George's County Board of Realtors.

Robert Simmons has been promoted to general sales manager for Kettler Brothers Inc. in the District and Virginia.

John R. Mauren Jr. has been elected an assistant vice president of Walker & Dunlop, a Washington real estate and mortgage banking firm.

Builder-developer Albert W. Turner, chairman of MCD Enterprises Inc., recently was named man of the year by the Sales an Marketing Executives Club of Metropolitan Washington.