Dothan Alabama Real Estate Company

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  • Kelli Dillard
    Broker
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Phone: (334)798-0838

    Kelli Dillard and Vanita Sansom began their careers in the real estate world in 2002, joined forces as business partners as the first real estate team in Dothan in 2004 and opened the doors of Dothan Real Estate Team in 2011.  It has been an exciting journey for these two independent, hard working women. 

    Kelli brings extensive knowledge in the real estate market as Qualifying Broker and co-owner. Prior to earning her real estate license, she attended Wallace Community College and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, minor in Accounting from Troy Dothan.  Kelli devoted 8 years as a computer programmer before realizing real estate was a passion and obtained her Alabama Real Estate license and became a full time REALTOR®.  In 2011, a vision came true and opened the doors of Dothan Real Estate Team with business partner, Vanita Sansom.  Her strengths are organization, research, getting to the point and a genuine desire to help people.  Kelli was born and raised in the town of Hartford, Alabama, where she grew up on a farm and enjoyed the small town family atmosphere.  She married her Hartford sweetheart, Todd Brannon and has a daughter, Skyler Brannon. 

    Community service involvement for Kelli and Vanita has included volunteer opportunities with Wiregrass Hope, Houston County Rotary, SARCOA, Santa For Seniors, Turkeys From Heaven, Boys and Girls Club, Wiregrass Museum of Art, Covenant Hospice, Wiregrass Habitat For Humanity, and Wiregrass United Way.  Their focus is serving their community, personal growth, and helping their team succeed. 

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  • Vanita Sansom
    Realtor
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Phone: (334) 618-0324

    Kelli Dillard and Vanita Sansom began their careers in the real estate world in 2002, joined forces as business partners as the first real estate team in Dothan in 2004 and opened the doors of Dothan Real Estate Team in 2011.  It has been an exciting journey for these two independent, hard working women. 

    Vanita earned a degree from Troy University in accounting and business which has greatly enhanced her real estate skills. Vanita is originally "Georgia Peach". She married and planted in Dothan in 1977. She raised 4 children and a husband (Russell Sansom) and now has 5 grandchildren. She is proud of the fact that she home schooled her children for 10+ years while working in taxes.  She says being a mom allowed her to become skilled in negotiating and conflict resolution. Her strengths are her creativity, networking, leadership and that same desire to help people.

    Community service involvement for Kelli and Vanita has included volunteer opportunities with Wiregrass Hope, Houston County Rotary, SARCOA, Santa For Seniors, Turkeys From Heaven, Boys and Girls Club, Wiregrass Museum of Art, Covenant Hospice, Wiregrass Habitat For Humanity, and Wiregrass United Way.  Their focus is serving their community, personal growth, and helping their team succeed.  

    Kelli brings extensive knowledge in the real estate market as Qualifying Broker and co- owner. Prior to earning her real estate license, she attended Wallace Community College and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, minor in Accounting from Troy Dothan.  Kelli devoted 8 years as a computer programmer before realizing real estate was a passion and obtained her Alabama Real Estate license and became a full time REALTOR®.  In 2011, a vision came true and opened the doors of Dothan Real Estate Team with business partner, Vanita Sansom.  Her strengths are organization, research, getting to the point and a genuine desire to help people.  Kelli was born and raised in the town of Hartford, Alabama, where she grew up on a farm and enjoyed the small town family atmosphere.  She married her Hartford sweetheart, Todd Brannon and has a daughter, Skyler Brannon.  
    Vanita earned a degree from Troy University in accounting and business which has greatly enhanced her real estate skills. Vanita is originally  Georgia Peach”. She married and planted in Dothan in 1977. She raised 4 children and a husband (Russell Sansom) and now has 5 grandchildren. She is proud of the fact that she home schooled her children for 10+ years while working in taxes.    She says being a mom allowed her to become skilled in negotiating and conflict resolution. Her strengths are her creativity, networking, leadership and that same desire to help people.
    Community service involvement for Kelli and Vanita has included volunteer opportunities with Wiregrass Hope, Houston County Rotary, SARCOA, Santa For Seniors, Turkeys From Heaven, Boys and Girls Club, Wiregrass Museum of Art, Covenant Hospice, Wiregrass Habitat For Humanity, and Wiregrass United Way.  Their focus is serving their community, personal growth, and helping their Kelli Dillard and Vanita Sansom began their careers in the real estate world in 2002, joined forces as business partners as the first real estate team
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  • Cathy Riley
    Realtor
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Phone: (334) 714-9099

    Cathy Riley joined forces with The Dothan Real Estate Team (DRET) shortly after DRET opened its doors in 2011.  This has been a good fit for all parties and she adds much to the team.

    Cathy began her Real Estate career in 2004, after a 30 year career with the Federal Government. Cathy’s creativity and high energy enabled her to launch an antiques and gifts business, which she owned and operated for 12 years while simultaneously and effectively continuing her government job.  Multi-tasking is something she does well.

    Cathy’s main love is for her family-she has been married to Bobby, her high school sweetheart, for over 44 years.  They have a son, daughter-in-law and 2 beautiful grandsons.

    Cathy has worked in the Florida and Alabama Real Estate markets and remains active in both, bringing her clients a wealth of knowledge and an ability to service clients in both settings.  She works with Buyers and Sellers, and looks forward to helping you with all your real estate needs.

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  • Harry Reeves
    Realtor
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Phone: (334) 805-7658

    Harry Reeves has been a consistent top producer since 1999. He was born and raised in the Wiregrass area and has been involved in farming all of his life.  His farming experience has been given him vast knowledge of land values in this area.  He has worked with many satisfied buyers and sellers in all areas of real estate, including land, residential real estate, commercial and foreclosures.  His attention to detail and his work ethic has helped many customers and clients have a great experience in their real estate purchases.

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  • Jim Barrett
    Realtor
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Phone: (334) 435-3192

    Jim joined Dothan Real Estate Team after 23 years of military service in the Marine Corps and Army. He brings a diverse, in-depth, global, and multicultural background giving his clients a refreshingly unique and powerful perspective. His experiences include, but are not limited to: a BS in Accounting; 12+ years living abroad throughout Asia, Europe, and the Middle East; personal lawn care business; and a family owned nursing home. Jim is also a published photographer and a local member of the Southeast Alabama Photography & Adventure Club. Jim and his wife Marianna reside in Dothan. Jim is an active volunteer for Fort Rucker’s Annual Wounded Warriors Hunt, where he has had the privilege of mentoring and guiding Wounded Warriors.

    If you qualify for Military Movers Advantage contact Jim to discuss how Dothan Real Estate Team can match Advantage rates. Let Jim’s life-long love of home construction and architecture find the value of your present home or future home!

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  • JoAnn Whiddon
    Realtor
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Phone: (334) 791-3010

    With 30 years of Real Estate experience JoAnn Whiddon has proven her dedication to her client’s time and time again.  She has been successful in all types of markets and has received numerous awards during her career, both for production and quality service.  JoAnn credits her achievements to her strong work ethic and dedication to her clients.  JoAnn is a preferred agent for military buyers/sellers.

    JoAnn is a lifelong Dothan resident and lives here with her husband, Larry.  They have two sons and are blessed with four grandchildren.

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  • Kelly Woodham
    Realtor
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Phone: (334) 435-1515

     

    Kelly grew up near Cincinnati, Ohio. She received her degree in Management from The University of
    Alabama in 2001. She has over 12 years of experience working in Real Estate; she got her start working
    in the Real Estate title area of the business before becoming a Realtor first in Georgia, then in
    Tennessee, and finally here in Alabama when she and her husband and two young daughters relocated
    to Headland to be closer to their family.
    Kelly understands that buying or selling a home can be one of the most important times in your life, so
    she works hard to make that process as smooth as possible by educating buyers and sellers, and
    preparing them to understand the process from start to finish. She is always available to answer
    questions, through phone, text or email.

    Kelly grew up near Cincinnati, Ohio. She received her degree in Management from The University ofAlabama in 2001. She has over 12 years of experience working in Real Estate; she got her start working in the Real Estate title area of the business before becoming a Realtor first in Georgia, then in Tennessee, and finally here in Alabama when she and her husband and two young daughters relocated to Headland to be closer to their family.

    Kelly understands that buying or selling a home can be one of the most important times in your life, so she works hard to make that process as smooth as possible by educating buyers and sellers, and preparing them to understand the process from start to finish. She is always available to answer questions through phone, text or email.

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  • Marty Tadlock
    Realtor
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Phone: (334) 798-5339

    Marty was born in St. Petersburg, FL.  She moved to Georgia in 1964 and was first licensed in Georgia in 1970, where she completed the GRI designation.  She moved to Dothan in 1975 and got her Alabama Brokers license.  She opened Key Realty in 1980 and then bought the Century 21 franchise in 1984 and became C21 Key Realty.  Marty also served as President of the Dothan Association of Realtors in 1986 and was named Realtor of the Year in 1987, served on several State Committees for AAR and currently serves on /the Salvation Army Advisory Board, Dothan Corp. Marty is married to Jerry Tadlock and together they have 6 children and 9 grandchildren. She is a member of Dothan First Assembly, where she teaches an adult Sunday School Class.

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  • Priscilla Cutts
    Realtor
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Phone: (334) 714-7673

    Priscilla Cutts is a native of Mobile, AL but now calls Dothan her home.  Priscilla attended Troy University, where she received her Realtors license.  From there she did additional training at Century 21 Key Realty, where she earned Century 21’s Performance Plus Award and Quality Service Award.  She worked there full time before joining Dothan Real Estate Team, where in 2016 she earned the second Top Producer Award along with another agent at her company. 

    Having worked in the customer service industry nearly her entire life, Priscilla has developed a strong love for helping people in unique situations.  She is also a real estate investor, which gives her a different perspective of the Dothan and the Wiregrass area real estate market. 

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  • Mary Beth Brackin
    Realtor
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Phone: 334-618-1522

    Mary Beth is a graduate of Rehobeth High School.  She was born in Fort Benning, GA but planted her roots in Dothan in 1971.  Mary Beth has been married to a Dothan native, Allen Brackin, for 28 years and they are blessed with two sons; Michael, and his wife Rhiannon, and Matthew, along with 2 grandsons, Mason and Elliott.

    After hiring Kelli and Vanita to sell their two homes, real estate sparked an interest for Mary Beth.  Bringing over 27 years of accounting/bookkeeping experience will help her to thrive in the real estate journey.

    Being a first-time home buyer, upsizing to meet family needs and downsizing will enable her to serve others with one of the above needs.

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  • Karen Woods
    Property Manager
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Phone: 334-200-8047

    Karen joined Dothan Real Estate Team as their property manager in February of 2017. She first became licensed in real estate in Alabama in 2005 and earned her broker license in 2013. Karen relocated to the Wiregrass in 2004 from her native western Massachusetts and now resides in Enterprise, where she owns her own rental property. Having her own investment property has made it very easy to relate to our property owners on the same level and be able to provide useful, no-nonsense advice on handling their rentals.

     

    Prior to relocating, Karen acted on her entrepreneurial spirit by opening a bridal shop and a limousine service. Karen also places great value on education, and as proof, she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Mount Holyoke College in 2004, and her Master of Science degree in Human Resources Management from Troy University in 2011. She is very active in her church where she serves as the visual media specialist, and enjoys outdoor activities including horseback riding and bicycling.

     

    Karen’s determination and strong work ethic have been her best assets in succeeding academically and in her business endeavors, and she’s here to work for you to assist you in attaining your goals in real estate investing.

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  • Vickie Akers
    Office Manager
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Phone: (334) 699-7653

    Vickie Akers is the most recent addition to Dothan Real Estate Team.   She is responsible for the daily administrative management of business operations to include contract management, collection, processing, and reporting of statistical information and implementation of procedures/policies within the company.  You will be welcomed at Dothan Real Estate Team by her friendly smile and eagerness to assist our clients and customers. 

    Originally from Birmingham, she and her husband moved to Dothan in November 2015.  Many years of working in an office environment has given her the skills to handle the varied responsibilities of the Office Manager.  She takes great pride in being able to assist the Dothan Real Estate Team and their clients.

    Vickie and her husband, Tom, have been married for 33 years and have one grown son, Nathan.  No grandchildren yet but she remains hopeful! 

    She enjoys reading, walking and traveling with Tom.  She is part of a small family that remains close even though there are miles between them.

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  • Kristen Wallace
    Marketing Coordinator
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    5540 West Main St. Suite 7
    Dothan
    AL 36305 US

    Kristen Wallace handles all marketing aspects of Dothan Real Estate Team. Originally from Chattanooga, TN, she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in graphic design from Auburn University in 2005. Her professional career has consisted of working in local advertising firms, freelancing and most recently, in-house marketing. Kristen has created award-winning work for local non-profits, magazines, and self-promotion.

    When Kristen is not working, she loves to spend time with her family and friends. Her husband, Ben, is a CPA at Jackson Thornton and they are members of First United Methodist Church. They have a six year old son, Hudson, and have most recently adopted a baby girl from Hawaii, Isla. Kristen enjoys going to the beach, visiting art galleries, throwing her kids birthday parties, and practicing yoga. 

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Contact Information

Dothan Real Estate Team
5540 West Main St. Suite 7
Dothan AL 36305
(334) 699-7653 Sales
(334) 200-8047 Rentals
Fax: (334) 699-7675