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BAR Staff Members

Executive Team

Dawn Kennedy, Ph.D., RCE, GREEN, ePRO

Chief Executive Officer
Liaison to Legal & Constitutional Issues Committee, Contracts & Forms Task Force

Chris Bakane

BAR/GALMLS Chief Financial Officer
Liaison to the Finance Committee, Building PAG

Chelsea Collins

Executive Assistant


Liz Kendrick, Certified CMLX1 MLS Professional

Senior Vice President of Broker Services

Heather DeCastra

MLS Director
Greater Alabama Multiple Listing Service

John Mizzell, IS

IT Director

Miriam Argote

MLS Tech Support
Greater Alabama Multiple Listing Service

Government Affairs

Jessica Coates, RCE

Director, Government & Community Affairs
Staff Liaison to BAR Government Affairs & Global Alliance Committees

Jasmine Sanderfer

Community Affairs Coordinator
Liaison to the Public Relations Committee, Fair Housing Task Force

Membership Staff

Felicia Yonter

Vice President of Member Experience Design
Staff Liaison to Birmingham Commercial REALTORS Council

Phillip D. Horton

Member Educational Services & Outreach
Liaison to the Professional Development Committee

Kate Schroeder

Director of Events
Staff Liaison to BAR Activities & YPN Committees & the Golf & Inaugural Task Forces

Katherine Harris

Director of Operations

Mavini Wiley