Baton Rouge, La.—Shanna Braxton, a REALTOR® and Associate Broker with Bolton Realty in Natchitoches, has completed Louisiana REALTORS®’ LR Leadership program. Braxton is one of 23 REALTORS® to complete this year’s program, which focuses on leadership development and joins the ranks of over 250 graduates. Michelle Jordan of Michelle Jordan Appraisals in Natchitoches also completed this elite program. Ms. Braxton served Greater Central Louisiana Realtor Associaon (GCLRA) as 2018 President. Ms. Jordan served as 2018 GCLRA MLS Commiee Chair. Both have been acve in the local and state Associaons.
The state REALTOR® associaon’s annual leadership development program includes four sessions that focuses on: leadership development, the Louisiana legislature and advocacy, diversity, service, communicaon styles, goal-seng and team-building. This program enables parcipants to beer serve their clientele, the REALTOR® organizaon and their communies.
Janice Bolton, Broker/Owner at Bolton Realty stated “We are very proud to have Shanna Braxton as a team member at Bolton Realty. Shanna shows a professional work ethic each day not only in service to her clients but also the industry. Both Shanna and Michelle spend many hours for the benefit of not only clients and the industry but all cizens in Louisiana.”
“It is such an excing thing to see how many bright and dynamic leaders emerge from this program every year. These professionals are dedicated to the real estate industry, their clients, and are commied to becoming stronger leaders in their communies,” said Norman Morris, CEO.
Featured speakers for the LR Leadership program included: Harold Suire, President and CEO of Educaon, Research, and Informaon Services, Inc. and Execuve Vice President of Educaon for Emergenecs Internaonal, Baton Rouge, La.; Stephanie Shaw, Instructor at the Mississippi REALTORS® Instute and Speaker/Trainer at The John Maxwell Team, Gulfport, MS.; Commissioner of Administraon Jay Dardenne, Baton Rouge, La.; Evan Fuchs, 2018 Naonal Associaon of REALTORS® Professional Development Commiee Chair; Erin Marcus, Speaker and Business Coach, Chicago, IL; Norman Morris, CAE, RCE, CEO, Louisiana REALTORS®, Baton Rouge, La.
The program’s graduaon took place Tuesday, September 17 at Harrah’s in New Orleans, La. and was presided over by Mark Ouchley, 2019 Louisiana REALTORS® Secretary/Treasurer. LR Leadership is a program dedicated to broadening and enhancing the REALTOR® volunteer community and associaon leadership.
Louisiana REALTORS® is a professional trade associaon comprising more than 14,000 members. As one of the largest trade associaons in Louisiana, LR represents its membership on important real estate-related issues to the state and federal government. LR provides a multude of unique services to its members. Louisiana REALTORS® has been the trusted voice of real estate for 100 years.