Awards of Excellence

The Sumner REALTORS® Awards of Excellence program recognizes members who excel in real estate sales and association involvement. While most real estate companies have their own internal awards for sales performance, the association awards showcase members who outperform their peers across the two-county region.

2023 Recipients

Ambrose, Angela | Haven Real Estate
Anderson, Bonnie | PARKS – Sumner
Andrews, Ed | EXIT Real Estate Solutions
Arias, Michelle | EXIT Realty Garden Gate Team
Bass, Molly | RE/MAX Choice Properties – Hendersonville
Borghi, Robbie | PARKS Lakeside
Butler, Amanda | simpliHOM
Coppock, Sharon | Benchmark Realty
Crawford, Misty | Crye-Leike – Gallatin
Crowley, Donna | Crye-Leike – Hendersonville
Durand, Lisa | Parks Lakeside
Fedorchek, Nicole | So-Legacy Group
Gaither, Connie | Reliant Realty ERA Powered
Greenfield, Jan | Benchmark Realty
Guinan, Lori | EXIT Realty Garden Gate Team
Hartman, Arienne | simpliHOM
Henderson, Katelyn Lyons | PARKS Lakeside
Hill, Jamie | One Stop Realty & Auction
Hunley, Darla Nickens | PARKS Lakeside
Jaynes, Terri | Parks Lakeside
Jones, Wanda | PARKS – Sumner
Kennedy, Doug | PARKS Lakeside
Kittrell, Bruce | Crye-Leike – Gallatin
LaCroix, Cathy | EXIT Real Estate Solutions
Lame, Shane | Benchmark Realty
Lawrence, Jay | PARKS Lakeside
Manier, Debbie Jo | PARKS Lakeside
Martin, Taylor | Martin Realty House
McGiboney, Brittnay | PARKS Lakeside
Meyers, Debbie | PARKS Lakeside
Modaff, Sara | Benchmark Realty
Molina, Marlizet | One Stop Realty & Auction
Oldsen, Eric Reliant Realty ERA Powered
Overstreet, Jen One Stop Realty & Auction
Perkins, Michael | Benchmark Realty
Rager Coleman, Danielle | Century 21 Prestige – Hendersonville
Schroeder, Ann Marie | One Stop Realty & Auction
Shultz, Jane | Benchmark Realty
Sliger, Shane | Coley Real Estate
Stahl, Jessica Weichert | Realtors – Southern Realty Partners
Tackett, Lori | simpliHOM
Tucker, Bob | One Stop Realty & Auction
Van Order, Marilyn | Crye-Leike – Hendersonville
West, Kelly | Martin Realty House

Armstrong, Jennifer | Parks Lakeside
Bateman, Meda | Benchmark Realty
Binkley, Andrea | Benchmark Realty
Brewer, Angela | Benchmark Realty
Brewer, Tim | Crye-Leike – Hendersonville
Brooks, Betty | Martin Realty House
Brown, Sheila | Martin Realty House
Busch, Angela | Coldwell Banker Barnes
Cambron, Connie | simplihom
Campbell, Marlon | RE/MAX Choice Properties – Hendersonville
Cartwright, Kristy | PARKS Lakeside
Chambers, Tammy | D.H. Horton
Clemons, Brandon | Reliant Realty ERA Powered
Coley, Brenda | Coley Real Estate
Dixon, Gwen | Cox Martin Realty House
Dodson, Amanda | PARKS Lakeside
Dunnells, Sheila | Halo Realty
Flanary, Brian | Caudill Properties
Foutch, Elizabeth | RE/MAX Choice Properties – Hendersonville
Greene, Susan | Crye-Leike – Gallatin
Gregory, Shelly | EXIT Realty Garden Gate Team
Halcomb, Stewart | Chamberlain Realty
Hicks, Audra | simpliHOM
Hughes, Kindle | PARKS – Sumner
Johnson , Nicole | simpliHOM
Johnson, Vickie | RE/MAX Choice Properties – Hendersonville
Kelly, Sonja | Benchmark Realty
King, Tonia | Benchmark Realty
Lamberth, Lauren | simpliHOM
Lee, Jason | simpliHOM
Leigh, Teresa | PARKS Lakeside
Moake, Ana Maria | PARKS Lakeside
Montgomery, Jean | Rock Realty/PMI Middle TN
Morris, Claire | Keller Williams Realty
Potter, Candee | One Stop Realty & Auction
Rabino, Lisa | simpliHOM
Reynolds, Betty | PARKS Lakeside
Ricciardi, Julie | simpliHOM
Ryckeley, Debbie | Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Woodmont Realty
Sanders, Chris | Crye-Leike – Hendersonville
Sloan, Leah | Chamberlain Realty
Stewart, Brian | One Stop Realty & Auction
Stinson, Lee | One Stop Realty & Auction
Sullivan , Jessica | RE/MAX Choice Properties – Hendersonville
Sullivan, Danny | RE/MAX Choice Properties – Hendersonville
Sullivan, Jerry | RE/MAX Choice Properties – Hendersonville
Sutton, Laurie | PARKS Lakeside
Tieche, Jennifer | simpliHOM
Wiggins, Brian | Benchmark Realty
Zettergren, Elizabeth | PARKS Lakeside

Adcock, Jacob | The Adcock Group
Andrews, Janie | EXIT Real Estate Solutions
Ballou, Angela | Reliant Realty ERA Powered
Berisa, Jake | PARKS Lakeside
Blaylock, Veronica | Benchmark Realty
Bohannon, Leigh | Coldwell Banker Barnes
Breen, Collette | Chamberlain Realty
Buchanan, Ann | Keller Williams Realty
Cole, Tina | BenchMark Realty
Evans, Elizabeth | Chamberlain Realty
Garza, Jessica | Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Woodmont Realty
Halvorson, Gayle | Benchmark Realty
Hornbuckle, Coleen | David Weekley Homes
Huber, Cheryl | simpliHOM
Jeffers, Tammy | Benchmark Realty
Lyons, Robin | PARKS Lakeside
Malone, Cindi | Coldwell Banker Barnes
McFadden, Amanda | simpliHOM
Robinson, Tony | One Stop Realty & Auction
Sagaser, Sandi | Inspired Homes
Schuster, Cathy | PARKS Lakeside
Smith, Heather | Benchmark Realty
Spencer, Lisa | RE/MAX Choice Properties – Hendersonville
St. Peters, Peggy | PARKS Lakeside
Swindell, Sharon | Benchmark Realty
Towe, Jessica | Compass Tennessee
Wade, Jana Dee | Crye-Leike – Gallatin
Womack, Ali | simpliHOM

Beasley, Danielle | simpliHOM
Bryan, Richard F. | Fridrich & Clark Realty
Devermann, Heather | EXIT Real Estate Solutions
Dowland, Gwen | RE/MAX Choice Properties – Gallatin
Graves, Stacey | simpliHOM
Lucas, Jeff | The Lucas Group of Benchmark Realty LLC
Marcou, Frances | RE/MAX Choice Properties – Hendersonville
Munoz, Melissa | Ryan Homes
Patterson, Michelle | simpliHOM
Russell, Steven | Reliant Realty ERA Powered
Swint, Lisa | Parks Lakeside
Tennison, Chalee | David Weekley Homes
Tucker, Justin | Platinum Realty Partners
West, Richard | Benchmark Realty

Crawford, Misty | Crye-Leike REALTORS® – Gallatin
Overstreet, Jen | One Stop Auction & Realty
Sullivan, Jessica | RE/MAX Choice Properties – Hendersonville

REALTOR® of the Year

The REALTOR® of the Year award recognizes a REALTOR® member who exemplifies what it means to be a REALTOR®. The honoree is someone who goes above and beyond to better the local association and community, contributing freely of his or her time and talents. Primary and secondary Sumner REALTORS® members in good standing may qualify for this award. Any association member may also nominate a fellow member(s) for the award by completing the nomination form.

Eligibility for Awards

  • Any licensed broker or agent whose membership is in good standing is eligible to apply.
  • Only sales made during the period when the applicant holds active membership in Sumner REALTORS® are eligible to be counted toward an award.
  • Members who have been subject to disciplinary action by the Tennessee Real Estate Commission or who have been found in violation of the Code of Ethics at any point during the calendar year are ineligible during that year.

Application Process

The Awards of Excellence Committee will review each application and may request additional information from an applicant and/or the applicant’s broker to verify related criteria. Falsifying information or missing the application deadline will result in forfeit of an award for the calendar year


  • Silver: Minimum $1M in net sales and minimum 3 transactions*
  • Gold: Minimum $2M in net sales and minimum 5 transactions*
  • Platinum: Minimum $4M in net sales and minimum 7 transactions*
  • Diamond: Minimum $8M in net sales and minimum 12 transactions*
  • Life: Award of Excellence for five consecutive or seven cumulative years AND completed an NAR-approved** designation or certification.

*Commercial Category Sales are exempt from the number of transactions requirements.

**NAR-approved designations and certifications: ABR, ALC, CCIM, CIPS, CPM, CRB, CRS, CRE, C2EX, GAA, GREEN, GRI, PMN, RCE, RAA, SRS, SIOR, SRES, AHWD, BPOR, C-RETS, e-PRO, MRP, PSA, RENE, RSPS, SFR

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