2019 LBAR Board of Directors announced
Al Blevins was installed as the 2019 president of the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of REALTORS® (LBAR). Blevins is the Broker Manager of Caswell Prewitt Realty, and has been a licensed real estate professional since 1990. Prior to joining Caswell Prewitt Realty full-time in 2002, he had a successful banking career for 21 years in Mt. Sterling where he served in several leadership roles as an executive vice president, chief operating officer and a member of the board of directors. Blevins was named REALTOR® of the Year in 2017 for LBAR and previously served as president in 2013. Over the years, he has been a member of several committees including executive, finance and the board of directors. At the state level with Kentucky REALTORS®, Blevins served on many committees including investment, member services and bylaws. He has also been a member of the KYR board of directors.
Blevins is a graduate of Georgetown College where he was a basketball standout and was inducted into the Georgetown College Athletic Hall of Fame in 2006. In addition, he earned a degree from the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University in 1996. In his local community, Blevins has given his time to various organizations like the Montgomery County Industrial Authority Board, the United Way, the Mount Sterling Main Street Commission, Chamber of Commerce and Golf and Country Club. He is an active member of First Baptist Church in Mt. Sterling where he serves in various roles.
The remaining 2019 officers are president-elect Greg Buchanan, ERA Select Real Estate and treasurer Alicia Huff, Bluegrass Partners Trust Realty.
Other 2019 Board of Directors include: Nancy Allison, DG Schell Real Estate; Greg Back, Keller Williams Bluegrass; Anne Hart Cornett, Milestone Realty Consultants; Barb Curtis, Coldwell Banker McMahan; Anthony de Movellan, Berkshire Hathaway de Movellan; Gary Denton, Rector-Hayden, REALTORS®; John Groft, RE/MAX Creative Realty; Sha Fister, Rector-Hayden, REALTORS®; Todd Hyatt, Lois Ann Disponett Real Estate; Randy Newsome, Twin Eagles Realty; Kelley Nisbet, Coldwell Banker McMahan; Kae Schennberg, Schennberg Realty; Tom Thomas, Rector-Hayden, REALTORS® and Rusty Underwood, Milestone Realty Consultants.
As the region’s leading advocate for homeownership, Lexington-Bluegrass Association of REALTORS® (LBAR) understands the value and joy of owning a home. LBAR represents more than 3,300 REALTORS® located in 22 counties: Anderson, Bath, Bell, Bourbon, Clark, Clay, Elliott, Fayette, Franklin, Harrison, Jackson, Jessamine, Knox, Laurel, Menifee, Montgomery, Nicholas, Powell, Rowan, Scott, Whitley and Woodford Counties. Visit www.lbar.com for up to the minute real estate listings and buying and selling resources.