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.

2022 Recipients

  • Silver First Time
  • Mickey Armstrong, Gene Carman Real Estate
  • Joshua Bratcher, Chamberlain Realty
  • Dee Ann Couche, PARKS Lakeside
  • Katelyn Henderson, PARKS Lakeside
  • Jamie Hill, One Stop Realty & Auction
  • Josh McCoy, PARKS
  • Bill Parsley, PARKS Lakeside
  • Austin Patterson, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Joshua Pennington, Keller Williams
  • Jevon Ramsey, Martin Realty House
  • Jordan Smith, simpliHOM
  • Tara Swint, PARKS Lakeside
  • Grant Thompson, Crye-Leike Hendersonville
  • Andrew Towe, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Renee Tuninetti, PARKS Lakeside
  • Silver
  • Melinda Arias, Exit Garden Gate
  • Jennifer Armstrong, PARKS Lakeside
  • Jennifer Barrett, Weichert REALTORS Southern Realty Partners
  • Molly Bass, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Leila Paulette Biggers, simpliHOM
  • Veronica Blaylock, Crye-Leike Gallatin
  • Bridgette Chamberlain, Chamberlain Realty
  • Sharon Coppock, Benchmark Realty
  • Misty Crawford, Crye-Leike Gallatin
  • Donna Crowley, Crye-Leike Hendersonville
  • Sheila Dunnells, Halo Realty
  • Connie Gaither, Reliant Realty
  • Donna Harrison, Crye-Leike Hendersonville
  • Darla Nickens Hunley, PARKS Lakeside
  • Bruce Kittrell, Crye-Leike Gallatin
  • Lisa Rumley Lewis, Inspired Homes
  • Jen Overstreet, Purpose Realty
  • Heather Patton, One Stop Realty & Auction
  • Shane Sliger, Coley Real Estate & Auction
  • Jessica Stahl, Weichert REALTORS Southern Realty Partners
  • Jennifer Tieche, simpliHOM
  • Bob Tucker, One Stop Realty & Auction
  • Marilyn Van Order, Crye-Leike Hendersonville
  • Judy Wood, PARKS Lakeside

Gold First Time

  • Trevor Barber, Benchmark Realty
  • Angela Brewer, Benchmark Realty
  • Mitchell Healey, Halo Realty
  • Shane Lame, Benchmark Realty
  • James Pevahouse, One Stop Realty & Auction


  • Bonnie Anderson, PARKS
  • Karen Armstrong, Gene Carman Real Estate
  • Meda Bateman, Benchmark Realty
  • Jake Berisa, PARKS Lakeside
  • Denise Blumenthal, Gene Carman Real Estate
  • Collette Breen, Chamberlain Realty
  • Tim Brewer, Crye-Leike Hendersonville
  • Marilyn Bristol, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Betty Brooks, Martin Realty House
  • Sheila Brown, Martin Realty House
  • Connie Cambron, simpliHOM
  • Marlon Campbell, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Kristy Cartwright, PARKS Lakeside
  • Tammy Chambers, PARKS Lakeside
  • Craig Coates, Gene Carman Real Estate
  • Jayne Coleman, PARKS
  • Ashley Cline Cook, The Adcock Group
  • Javonda Critchelow, Crye-Leike Gallatin
  • Gwen Cox Dixon, Martin Realty House
  • Marie Drahus, PARKS
  • Jamie Feole, Chamberlain Realty
  • Beth Foutch, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Dora Gatlin, Reliant Realty ERA Powered
  • Lori Guinan, EXIT Realty Garden Gate
  • Arienne Hartman, simpliHOM
  • Vickie Johnson, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Roberta Julian, One Stop Realty & Auction
  • Sonja Kelly, Benchmark Realty
  • Tonia King, Benchmark
  • Jason Lee, simpliHOM
  • Teresa Leigh, PARKS Lakeside
  • Kevin Locklar, BHHS Woodmont Realty
  • Brittnay McGiboney, Chamberlain Realty
  • Sara Modaff, Benchmark Realty
  • Angela Neely, Benchmark Realty
  • Candee Potter, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Mike Price, Platinum Realty Partners
  • Mitzi Rager, Century 21 Prestige
  • Betty Reynolds, PARKS Lakeside
  • Debbie Ryckeley, BHHS Woodmont Realty
  • Sandi Sagaser, Inspired Homes
  • Chris Sanders, Crye-Leike Hendersonville
  • Shannon Sanders, Reliant Realty
  • Faye Sesler, Crye-Leike Hendersonville
  • Jane Shultz, Benchmark Realty
  • Leah Sloan, Chamberlain Realty
  • Sherry Agee-Smith, simpliHOM
  • Lee Stinson, One Stop Realty & Auction
  • Danny Sullivan, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Jessica Sullivan, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Laurie Sutton, PARKS Lakeside
  • Lori Tackett, simpliHOM
  • Shellie Young Tucker, One Stop Realty & Auction
  • Cindy Williams, PARKS Lakeside

Platinum First Time

  • Elizabeth Allers, Chamberlain Realty
  • Elizabeth Evans, Chamberlain Realty
  • Nicole Fedorchek, So-Legacy Group
  • Zachary Griffith, PARKS Lakeside
  • Lisa Rabino, simpliHOM


  • Lloyd Andrews, Gene Carman Real Estate
  • Angela Ballou, Reliant Realty ERA Powered
  • Andrea Binkley, Benchmark Reatly
  • Angela Busch, Coldwell Banker Barnes
  • Brandon Clemmons, Reliant Realty ERA Powered
  • Patty Copeland, Platinum Realty Partners
  • Heather Devermann, EXIT Real Estate Solutions
  • Tyler Englett, PARKS Lakeside
  • Susan Greene, Crye-Leike Realty Gallatin
  • Stan Hardaway, Weichert REALTORS Southern Realty Partners
  • Audra Hicks, Benchmark Realty
  • Cheryl Huber, One Stop Realty & Auction
  • Kindle Hughes, PARKS Sumner
  • Tammy Jeffers, Benchmark Realty
  • Wanda Jones, PARKS Sumner
  • Cathy LaCroix, EXIT Real Estate Solutions
  • Steve Laviola, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Robin Lyons, PARKS Lakeside
  • Cindi Malone, Coldwell Banker Barnes
  • Josie Parsons, The Adcock Group
  • Tony Robinson, One Stop Realty & Auction
  • Cathy Schuster, PARKS Lakeside
  • Lisa Spencer, RE/Max Choice Properties
  • Peggy St. Peters, PARKS Lakeside
  • Brian Stewart, One Stop Realty & Auction
  • Justin Tucker, Platinum Realty Partners
  • Cameron Tucker, PARKS
  • Jana Dee Wade, Crye-Leike Realty Gallatin
  • Brian Wiggins, Benchmark Realty
  • Ali Womack, simpliHOM
  • Brian Womack, simpliHOM
  • Rocki Wunder, Inspired Homes


  • Jacob Adcock, The Adcock Group
  • Janie Andrews, EXIT Real Estate Solutions
  • Danielle Beasley, simpliHOM
  • Leigh Bohannon, Coldwell Banker Barnes
  • Richard Bryan, Fridrich & Clark Realty
  • Ann Buchanan, Keller Williams
  • Tina Cole, simpliHOM
  • Gwen Dowland, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Jessica Garza, BHHS Woodmont Realty
  • Stacey Graves, simpliHOM
  • Fran Marcou, RE/MAX Choice Properties
  • Melissa Munoz, Ryan Homes
  • Michelle Patterson, simpliHOM
  • Sharon Swindell, Benchmark Realty
  • Lisa Swint, Parks Lakeside
  • Richard West, Benchmark Realty

Lifetime Recipients

  • Bridgette Chamberlain, Chamberlain Realty
  • Sheila Dunnells, Halo Realty
  • Jason Lee, simpliHOM
  • Jana Dee Wade, Crye-Leike Realty Gallatin
  • Ali Womack, SimpliHOM

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.


  • 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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