CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Lee Allen, was recently installed as the 2022 President of Canopy Realtor® Association/Canopy MLS and Canopy Housing Foundation. Canopy Realtor® Association is a trade association that provides more than 16,000 Realtors®, in Mecklenburg and the Greater Charlotte region, including Iredell and Haywood Counties, with the resources and services to conduct ethical, professional and profitable businesses. Canopy MLS is the largest MLS between Northern Virginia and Atlanta, Georgia and has more than 21,000 subscribers in the Piedmont and mountain areas of North and South Carolina.
Canopy Realtor® Association is also the parent entity for Canopy Real Estate Institute, the official real estate school of the association, and Canopy Housing Foundation, the association’s charitable arm that works to address unmet housing needs and advocates for fair and affordable housing standards and practices.
Allen, the 2022 executive committee, along with the 2022 Association, MLS and Foundation boards of directors, will serve together in the best interests of the association, Canopy MLS and Canopy Housing Foundation.
Serving on the 2022 Executive Committee with Allen are:
Tiffany Johannes, President-Elect, RE/MAX Executive
Charisma Dockery-Smith, Secretary, Savvy & Co. Real Estate
Geena Fie, Treasurer, GW Estates and Homes, Inc.
David Kennedy, Past-President, T. R. Lawing Realty, Inc.
Anne Marie DeCatsye, Ex-Officio, CEO Canopy Realtor® Association/Canopy MLS
In 2021, Allen served as President-elect of Canopy Realtor® Association and Canopy MLS. Lee is a native of Randolph County and is a veteran-agent with more than 17 years of experience and currently serves as Broker/Owner of RE/MAX Executive. As president, Lee will work closely with the Association/Canopy MLS Executive Committee, helping to strategically plan and guide the business entities associated with the organization.
Canopy Realtor® Association /Canopy MLS president, Lee Allen said, “I’m truly humbled by this new role and am honored to join a long line of Realtor® leadership that spans more than 100 years of work within the Greater Charlotte community and now, the mountains of North Carolina. I look forward to working together, with inclusivity and diversity of opinions, being able to continue the work of our association and our goal of improving our communities, which includes addressing unmet housing needs, advocating for homeowners, Realtors® and the dream of homeownership.”
Lee’s accomplishments also include recognition as Stanly County Small Business of the Year and RE/MAX Brokerage of the Year.
In his spare time, Lee keeps busy running marathons and has participated in more than 50 marathons as well as thirteen Ironman competitions. Lee is married to wife Mary Burt and when he’s not busy selling real estate, volunteering and working out, enjoys spending time with his family.
For an interview with Lee Allen about the real estate market contact Kim Walker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Canopy Realtor® Association is a trade association that provides its more than 16,000 Realtor® members with the resources and services they need to conduct ethical, professional, successful and profitable businesses. The Association is dedicated to being the region's primary resource for residential real estate information. The Association operates Canopy MLS, which has more than 21,000 subscribers and is the private cooperative Realtors® use for access to tens of thousands of residential listings in a 16-county service area, including Charlotte, 13 counties in the mountains of North Carolina as well as the Rock Hill area of South Carolina.
Original Publish Date: 1/27/2022