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Carl Tackett named 2016 LBAR president; 2016 LBAR Board of Directors announced

Carl Tackett is the 2016 president of the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors® (LBAR).  Tackett is associated with Coldwell Banker McMahan in Georgetown.

The 2016 officers are president elect, Ty Brown – WEICHERT Realtors-Towne & Country; treasurer, JohnGroft – RE/MAX Creative Realty; and treasurer-elect, Judy Craft –Milestone Realty Consultants.

The 2016 Board of Directors include: Ben Allen – Bluegrass Sotheby's International Realty; Nancy Allison – DG Schell Real Estate; Greg Buchanan – ERA Select Real Estate; Matt Coomer – Milestone Realty Consultants; Sallie Davidson – Sallie Davidson, REALTORS; Sha Fister – Rector Hayden, Realtors; LarryFreels – RE/MAX Creative Realty; Judy Giannasio – Milestone Realty Consultants/GeorgetownKristyGooch – RE/MAX Elite Realty; Mike Gooch – Gooch Auction Group & Realty Company; Todd Hyatt – Lois Ann Disponett Real Estate; Lura Justice – Rector-Hayden, Realtors; Becky Locknane – Milestone Realty ConsultantsRandy Newsome – Twin Eagles Realty; and Amanda Stepp-Marcum – Berkshire Hathaway Foster Realtors.

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 2,500 REALTORS® located in 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 or call 859-276-3503 for buying and selling resources and real estate listings. For additional information please contact Elaine Hangis, LBAR Chief Executive Officer (859-276-3503 or via e-mail,

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