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Larry Freels named 2015 LBAR president; 2015 LBAR Board of Directors announced

Larry Freels is the 2015 president of the Lexington-Bluegrass Association of Realtors® (LBAR). Freels is associated with RE/MAX Creative Realty in Lexington.

The 2015 officers are president elect, Carl Tackett – Coldwell Banker McMahan; treasurer, Shirley DeBoor – Keller Williams Bluegrass Realty; and treasurer-elect, John Groft – RE/MAX Creative Realty.

The 2015 Board of Directors include: Ben Allen – Bluegrass Sotheby's International Realty; Nancy Allison – DG Schell Real Estate; Ty Brown– Weichert, Realtors Bluegrass;Matt Coomer – Coomer Realty; Sallie Davidson – Sallie Davidson, REALTORS; Donna Ensminger – Berkshire Hathaway de Movellan Properties; Judy Giannasio – Milestone Realty Consultants/Georgetown; Kristy Gooch– RE/MAX Elite Realty; Mike Gooch– Gooch Auction Group;Todd Hyatt– Lois Ann Disponett Real Estate;Lura Justice– Rector-Hayden Realtors;Becky Locknane – Milestone Realty Consultants; Amanda Stepp-Marcum – Berkshire Hathaway Foster Realtors; Randy Newsome – Twin Eagles Realty; and Linda Wiley – Keller Williams Bluegrass Realty.

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 2,400 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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