2016 Winners

SVAR Celebrates Excellence

The Southside Virginia Association of REALTORS® celebrated its Awards for Excellence, honoring REALTOR® and Affiliate members' service, sales, and achievements, during a gala banquet and ceremony on February 18 at the VSU Gateway Center. "The Johns" performed as hundreds gathered to dance, dine and receive their honors.
Thank you to all who attended!
(See more photos in The Southside REALTOR® magazine or on Facebook.)

Winners 2016


Diamond Sales Award

  • Steven Overgard
  • Joy Harris-Cobb
  • Warren Jessup
  • Elizabeth Abernathy
  • Melinda Sexton
  • Tina McCabe
  • Deirdre Portwood

Platinum Sales Award

  • Carla Mayes
  • Lorna Cornett
  • Ashley Oakley
  • Bobby Perkins
  • Mary Ann White
  • David Patsel

Gold Sales Award

  • Sharon Johnson
  • Joan Sasser
  • Eric Dunkum
  • Scott Morgan
  • Julie Koob
  • Mike May
  • Jennifer McCray

Silver Sales Award

  • Keith Prince Jr.
  • Robin Whitman
  • Cindy Angone
  • Janice Melvin
  • Diana Hayes
  • Joyce Navary
  • Eileen Knode
  • Brett Harris
  • Kimberly Maitland
  • Derrick Bradford
  • Jessica Lindsay
  • Maryellen Farrell
  • Ronda Bradley-Gallagher
  • Don Carnesi
  • Rick Tetterton
  • Samantha Tyler
  • Patty LaMarr
  • Sam Hamad
  • Riley Ingram Jr
  • Julia Michael
  • Jay Eischen

Bronze Sales Award

  • Billie Glass
  • Catherine Drumheller
  • Brenda Brockwell
  • George Grundy
  • Annie Moore
  • Christopher Baird
  • Douglas Compton
  • Dixie Hawkins
  • Stephanie Rawlings
  • Michael Sullivan Sr.
  • Mindy Holt
  • Betty Crostic
  • Beverly Vaughan
  • John Brockwell
  • Charles Chappell
  • David Wiggins
  • Sue Nerrie
  • Deanna Denny
  • Fay Fletcher
  • Silvia Johnson
  • Robin Richardson
  • Josh Chappell
  • Bruce Richardson
  • Rebecca Griffith
  • Ken Pritchett
  • Nancy Puse
  • Carmen Martin
  • Pam Adams
  • Christie Lomax
  • Sabrina Wells
  • Patsy Rogers
  • Jeff Blaha
  • Jennifer Dudley
  • Kim Sloan

REALTOR® of the Year

  • Ron Hardy

Lifetime Achievement Award

  • Don Carnesi

Fred C. Morene Rookie of the Year

  • Samantha Tyler

Ethics in Action Award

  • Hank Duarte

Affiliate of the Year

  • Sandy Bogese

Associate of the Year

  • Shanna Wiseman

Legislative Award

  • Mary Ann White

Board Choice Award

  • Victoria Hecht

Educator of the Year

  • Al Wells

Diamond Team Sales Award

  • The Team of Vickie Zevgolis & Larry Lewis
  • The Gibbs & Story Team – Troy Gibbs & Johana Story

Silver Team Sales Award

  • Keith Wagner & Deborah Barber

Top Residential Salesperson

  • Deirdre Portwood

Top Residential Team

  • The Gibbs & Story Team - Troy Gibbs & Johana Story

Distinguished Property Manager Award

  • Joyce Underhill
  • Mindy Holt
  • Jessica Slaughter
  • April Pritt
  • Heather Sullivan
  • Kimberly Smiley
  • Stacey Hower
  • Shanna Wiseman
  • Rhonda Poirier
  • Crystal Williams

Thank you to our Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors

  • Appomattox Title and Escrow
  • Schell Brothers
  • Virginia Commonwealth Bank

Gold Sponsors

  • Harris and Associates
  • Hill and Rainey Attorneys
  • Village Bank
  • Napier ERA
  • Presidential Mortgage Group

Silver Sponsors

  • Home Warranty of America
  • American Home Shield
  • Burley H. Langford, Jr.
  • 1st Choice Realty
  • Tri-City Lawn Care
  • The Real Estate Book
  • Weichert Brockwell and Portwood
  • Trinity Title Agency LLC
  • G.E. Matthews, REALTORS
  • Adolf's Clothing
  • TowneBank
  • HMS Home Warranty

Bronze Sponsors

  • Old Republic Home Protection
  • C&F Mortgage Corp.

Band Sponsor

  • Presidential Mortgage

Hors d'oeuvre Sponsors

  • Gibbs and Story Team
  • Priority Home Solutions

Photography Sponsor

  • Barwick and Associates

Awards Booklet Sponsor

  • Atkinson Insurance Company
  • JG Wentworth