Crye-Leike Leaders Inducted into Its Hall of Distinction

Memphis, Tenn. –¬† Crye-Leike, Realtors, the nation’s 10th largest real estate company, announces those sales associates who have been inducted into Crye-Leike’s Hall of Distinction for attaining distinctive honors and serving in leadership roles within their local Realtor associations. They are:

 

GREATER ARKANSAS REGION

Anita Bell, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s West Memphis, Ark. branch office, who was elected as 2004 president of the West Memphis Board of Realtors;

Karen Crowson, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Bryant, Ark. branch office, who was elected as secretary/treasurer of the Arkansas Association of Realtors;

David Goldstein, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s North Little Rock, Ark. branch office, who was elected to the board of directors of the North Pulaski Board of Realtors to serve a three-year term, beginning in 2004;

Ron Laffler, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Maumelle, Ark. branch office, who was elected to serve as a director of the North Little Rock Board of Realtors in 2003, serving a three-year term;

Sue MacDonald, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Jonesboro, Ark. branch office, who was elected 2004 treasurer of the Jonesboro Board of Realtors; and,

Dana Powell, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Financial Centre branch office in Little Rock, Ark., who was named 2003 Realtor of the Year by the Little Rock Association of Realtors; will serve as 2004 district vice president of the Arkansas Realtors Association; and, 2004 secretary of the Little Rock Realtors Association’s board of directors.

 

GREATER CHATTANOOGA & N. GEORGIA REGIONS

Melonie Carideo, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Hixson branch office, who is 2004 chairman of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors’ Partners in Education Committee;

Jay Craig, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s East Brainerd branch office in Chattanooga, Tenn., who was elected to serve as 2004 director-at-large of the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) Corp. and was a 2003 director of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors;

Donna Fuller, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Hixson, Tenn. branch office, who was elected to the 2003 board of directors of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors;

Janet Hamm, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s East Brainerd branch office, who served as chairperson of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors’ Professional Development Committee;

Grace Johnson, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Downtown Chattanooga branch office, who is 2004 chairman of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors’ Cultural Diversity Committee;

Marie King, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Hixson, Tenn. branch office, who is 2004 chairman of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors’ Environmental Committee;

Frank McDaniel, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Ft. Oglethorpe, Ga. branch office, who served as 2003 president of the Northwest Georgia Council of Realtors (NWGC) and a member of the 2003 board of directors of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors; and will serve as a member of the NWGC’s board of directors in 2004;

Jim O’Dell, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Downtown branch office in Chattanooga, Tenn., who was elected to the 2003 board of directors of the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) Corp. of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors;

Brenda Pargeon, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s East Brainerd branch office in Chattanooga, Tenn., who was elected 2003 treasurer of the Women’s Council of Realtors;

Janice Robertson, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Downtown branch office in Chattanooga, Tenn., who was re-elected to the 2004 board of directors of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors (CAR), serving a second term, and was elected to CAR’s 2004 Multiple Listing Service board of directors;

Jean Smith, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Signal Mountain, Tenn. branch office, who was elected 2004 vice president of the Women’s Council of Realtors and also served as their 2003 vice president of membership;

Kathy Tucker, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Hixson, Tenn. branch office, who was elected 2004 president of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors and serves on the 2004 board of directors of the association’s Multiple Listing Service;

Gail Walldorf, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Hixson branch office, who was elected to the board of directors of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors; and,

Robert Yarbrough, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s East Brainerd branch office in Chattanooga, Tenn., who was elected to the board of directors of the Chattanooga Association of Realtors.

 

GREATER JOHNSON CITY REGION

Stephanie Conner, co-manager of Crye-Leike’s Johnson City, Tenn. branch office, who was re-elected 2004 treasurer of the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors, serving a second-year term; and,

Marilyn Robertson, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Johnson City, Tenn. branch office, who served as immediate past president in 2003 of the Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors.

 

GREATER MEMPHIS & NORTH MISSISSIPPI REGIONS

Nancy Carroll, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Millington branch office, who served as 2003 secretary of the Millington/Tipton County Realtors Group;

Robert Clay, a sales associate of Crye-Leike’s Hernando, Miss. branch office, who was elected as 2004 vice president of the Realtor Service Corporation of the Northwest Mississippi Association of Realtors;

Tommie Criswell-Jones, manager of Crye-Leike’s Quail Hollow branch office in Memphis, Tenn., who was elected 2004 secretary-treasurer of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors;

Nancy Guy, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Germantown Poplar branch office in Germantown, Tenn., who was elected to the 2004 board of directors of the Memphis Area Association of Realtor and is 2004 president-elect of the Tennessee Chapter of Certified Residential Specialists.

Jimmie E. Hopson Jr., managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Whitehaven branch office, who was elected to the 2004 board of directors of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors;

Kay Jefferies, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Southaven, Miss. branch office, who was elected to serve on the 2004 board of directors of the Northwest Mississippi Association of Realtors;

Jeanene Lawhead, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Quail Hollow branch office in Memphis, Tenn., who was elected 2004 vice president of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors and a member of its board of directors;

Lynette Magee, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Hernando and Southaven, Miss. branch offices, who was appointed to the Mississippi Real Estate Commission as a real estate commissioner by Governor Ronnie Musgrove, filling an at-large position for a one-year term, ending in 2002 and was re-appointed to a four-year term that began July 2, 2003 and ends June 30, 2007. She also was elected to serve on the 2004 executive committee and board of directors of the Mississippi Association of Realtors;

Lillian Schneider, sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Millington branch office, who was elected to serve as 2004 secretary of the Millington/Tipton County Realtors group; and,

Sue Stinson-Turner, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Germantown Exeter’s branch office in Germantown, Tenn., who was elected 2004 president-elect of the Memphis Area Association of Realtors.

 

GREATER NASHVILLE REGION

Scott Boles, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Murfreesboro, Tenn. branch office, who was elected as 2004 secretary of the Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors;

Kay Crawford, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Bellevue branch office, who was appointed by the Tennessee Association of Realtors to serve as 2004 liaison to State Representative Gary Odom;

Margaret Dixon, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Mt. Juliet, Tenn. branch office, who served as 2003 president of the Eastern Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors, served as 2003 Realtors Political Action Committee (RPAC) trustee of the Tennessee Association of Realtors; and, was named in February 2003 as 2002 Realtor of the Year by the Eastern Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors;

Colene Dooley, managing broker of Crye-Leike’s Columbia branch office, was appointed to serve as the Tennessee Association of Realtors’ 2004 liaison with State Representative Tom DuBois;

Jimmy D. Dugger, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Columbia, Tenn. branch office, who was awarded the 2003 Realtor of the Year by the Southern Middle Tennessee Board of Realtors where he served as 2003 secretary-treasurer and chaired its 2003 Realtors Political Action Committee campaign;

Julie Gatlin, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Hermitage, Tenn. branch office, was elected to serve on the 2004 board of directors for the Eastern Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors;

Dan Jordan, commercial sales associate of Crye-Leike Commercial in Brentwood, Tenn., who was named the 2003 National Association of Realtors’ president liaison to the Ukrainian Association of Realtors;

Diane Mitchell, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Hermitage, Tenn. branch office, was elected to serve on the 2004 board of directors for the Eastern Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors;

Kathie Moore, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Franklin-Cool Springs branch¬† office in Franklin, Tenn., who was awarded the 2003 Realtor of the Year by the Williamson County Association of Realtors;

Kim Rios, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Mt. Juliet branch office, who served as 2003 director of the Eastern Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors;

Judy Roark, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Mt. Juliet branch office, who was elected 2004 director of the Eastern Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors;

Steve Shrum, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Hendersonville, Tenn. branch office, who was elected 2004 president of the Sumner Association of Realtors;

Harold Whittaker, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Brentwood West branch office in Brentwood, Tenn., who was awarded the 2003 President’s Award from the Williamson County Association of Realtors; and,

Kitty Woodson, a sales associate affiliated with Crye-Leike’s Mt. Juliet branch office, who served as 2003 director of the Eastern Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors.

“At Crye-Leike, we encourage our sales associates to become involved in their local Realtor associations by running for elected offices,” says Chief Executive Officer Harold E. Crye. “It is important for a real estate company of our size to keep up with all the issues involved within the real estate industry, so we look to our Crye-Leike leaders to keep us informed about our industry.”

Crye-Leike (www.crye-leike.com), a full service real estate company for 27 years, is the nation’s 10th largest real estate company and the largest serving Tennessee and the Mid-South. It has a network of over 2,800 sales associates and 69 corporate and franchise offices located in 36 counties throughout a six-state southern region in Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, Georgia, Kentucky and Florida. Crye-Leike attained sales of $3.66 billion and 24,953 closed transaction sides corporate wide in 2003.