Our Team

John Ekdahl

John Ekdahl

Broker / Owner - John was raised on a cotton and cattle operation in the Community of Ericksdahl, which is located in the heart of central West Texas about 10 miles east of Stamford. This...
Organization: Stamford Office
A.E. "Butch" Nelson

A.E. "Butch" Nelson

Associate Broker - Accredited Rural Appraiser, Broker, Consultant, Petroleum Land Man, Licensed Real Estate Broker, Former Texas Appraiser Licensing Certification Board, Appraisal Foundation Board of Trustees. 49 years Licensed Real Estate Sales, Abilene, Texas. Alvin...
Organization: Abilene Office
Rex Detamore

Rex Detamore

Associate Broker - Rex Detamore was raised in Stamford, TX and graduated from Stamford High School in 1989. His love of Agriculture and the Outdoors was shaped working some weekends and summers on his grandparents...
Organization: Stamford Office
Ty Wills

Ty Wills

Associate Broker – Ty Wills was raised in the small farming and ranching community of Fluvanna, Texas. He started farming with his father before he was even old enough to drive. While in high school,...
Kevin McCright

Kevin McCright

Agent - Kevin was raised locally in Stamford Texas and has been involved in agriculture his whole life. After graduation from high school Kevin attended Clarendon College and Tarleton State University where he judged livestock...
Organization: Stamford Office
Lisa Terrell

Lisa Terrell

Agent - From initial contact to the closing date, I work hard to make the buying process a positive experience for clients. Dealing with lenders, appraisers, surveyors, and title companies can become overwhelming. My job...
Organization: Stamford Office
Rory Burroughs

Rory Burroughs

Agent - Rory was raised in East Texas, growing up with Lake Livingston as a backyard and taking every opportunity to hunt and fish with his father and brother. He earned a BS in Rangeland...
Organization: Rotan Office
Andy Zimmerman

Andy Zimmerman

Agent - Andy graduated from Abilene Christian University in 2004 and met his wife (Dr. Jackie Dozier Zimmerman) while in Abilene. After a multi-year sojourn through Jackie’s medical school, residency and the birth of their...
Organization: Abilene Office
Dan Byerly

Dan Byerly

Dan was raised in Hamlin, TX and graduated from Hamlin High School in 1987. He attended Tarleton State University and graduated in 1991 with a bachelor’s in general business. After moving back to Haskell County,...
Organization: Anson Office
Jerry Doty

Jerry Doty

Agent - Born in Abilene and lived on a farm in Nugent, Graduated from Lueders High School, Attended Abilene Christian College/University with a major in Agr-Business, 48 years of sales and management experience with Luskey's...
Organization: Abilene Office
Bay Hecht

Bay Hecht

Agent - Bay was born and raised in Aspermont. He graduated from Texas Tech University in 2001 and has been in the real estate business since 2005. He and his wife have two children and...
Organization: Aspermont Office
Jim Hecht

Jim Hecht

Agent - Jim grew up in Aspermont and has been involved in farming and ranching his whole life. He graduated from Texas Tech University with a bachelor’s degree and master’s degree in agriculture in 1973....
Organization: Aspermont Office
Jeffrey Bennett

Jeffrey Bennett

Jeffrey recently earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from Hardin Simmons University. He and his wife of 15 years have three beautiful boys. Being a native to Spokane Washington, Jeffrey and his family relocated...
Organization: Abilene Office
Mandi Strand

Mandi Strand

Mandi Strand grew up in Stamford, Texas around the farming and ranching industry. Her agricultural upbringing led her to attend Tarleton State University to study agricultural services and development. After working in the oil and...
Organization: Abilene Office
Cassie Aaron

Cassie Aaron

Cassie is highly motivated and takes pride in everything she does. Her effective communication skills have helped her develop collaborative partnerships in and out of the workplace. She is organized, dependable, and will make buying...
Organization: Abilene Office
Sharla Berry

Sharla Berry

Sharla Berry grew up in Abilene, Texas graduating from Wylie High School. Passionate about the agricultural industry she went to Tarleton State University to pursue a degree in agricultural services and development with a minor...
Organization: Abilene Office
Luke Harwell

Luke Harwell

Luke Harwell is an Abilene, Texas native now is building his career and family in Abilene. After graduating from Texas Tech University with a degree in public relations and minor in marketing Luke moved back...
Organization: Abilene Office
Savannah Stoker

Savannah Stoker

Savannah is ready to make the real estate process a breeze for her clients. Native to the Big Country, Savannah graduated from Hawley High School. She values what small town living has to offer and...
Organization: Lubbock
JW Jones

JW Jones

JW has been in the real estate business for nearly 30 years owning rental properties and purchasing investment properties. JW is excited to now be involved in the business as an agent. JW has been...
Organization: Abilene
Kim Greenfield

Kim Greenfield

Kim Greenfield is a General Certified appraiser and a licensed real estate agent. She started working with her dad, Ed Ekdahl, in the real estate business in 1992. She became a certified appraiser in 1997...
Organization: San Angelo
Erica Pangburn

Erica Pangburn

Originally from the East Coast, Erica Pangburn has lived in the Big Country since 1998. She has spent the last 20 plus year falling fully in love with Texas. Her professional resume reflects several leadership...
Organization: Abilene Office
Crissy Ward

Crissy Ward

Crissy Ward has called Abilene and the Big Country Home for more than 40 years. Born and raised in Abilene, she graduated from Wylie High School and then attended Hardin Simmons University. Crissy has been...
Organization: Abilene Office
Sabrina Pippin

Sabrina Pippin

Sabrina Pippin is a small-town native growing up in the community of Roby, Texas. She values small-town living and it holds a special place in her heart. Sabrina has a passion for helping others, and...
Organization: Anson
Lori Robinson

Lori Robinson

Lori Robinson has deep roots in farm and ranching. She comes from five generations of Texas ranchers, who originally settled in Callahan County. Lori now brings her history and expert knowledge with the farming and...
Organization: Midland
Roy Wilson

Roy Wilson

Roy Wilson grew up in the farming, ranching and oil industry in Haskell County. He graduated from Rule High School in 1973 and joined the United States Army that same year. During his army career,...
Organization: Stamford
Becky Wilson

Becky Wilson

Becky Wilson grew up in Levelland, Texas where she was raised on her family’s farm. At a young age, Becky was taught the principles of hard work and the value of land. Her family believed...
Organization: Stamford
Connor Carlton

Connor Carlton

Connor Carlton gained an interest in real estate after purchasing his first home in 2020. He quickly learned there is more to the buying process than he ever realized. Connor wants to help guide his...
Organization: Abilene

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