Officers

President

Bill Rawlings Bio Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby's International Realty 770-442-7300

Bill has been in the real estate industry for more than a decade in roles including sales associate, career development vice president, chief operating officer and managing broker. During his career, he has been involved in more than $1 billion in closed sales, was Rookie of the Year in 2003 and was named a Top 10 Agent Company-wide in 2010. As a Life Member of the Atlanta REALTORS® Top Producers, Bill represented the buyer in the largest residential sale in the Atlanta area in 2006. Named by the Atlanta Business Chronicle one of the 100 Most Influential Atlantans in real estate, Bill brings a wealth of knowledge, expertise and professional reputation to our management team. 

In addition to his responsibilities with his agents, Bill also serves the general REALTOR® population in Atlanta though his involvement with the Atlanta REALTORS® Association (ARA). Having served as the chair of three committees and vice-president four times, Bill currently serves as the 2017 President of the Atlanta REALTORS®, one of the nation's oldest and largest associations. In addition, he also represents the Atlanta REALTORS® on the Georgia Association of REALTORS® Forms Committee. Bill earned the Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB) designation from the Real Estate Business Institute in 2016. He is the recipient of the Atlanta REALTORS® Five Star Circle of Excellence award in recognition of his leadership and innovative thinking, in addition to receiving the Captain of the Industry award twice for his continued support and service.

Outside of the real estate industry, Bill was recognized as a top campaign fundraiser for The Leukemia & Leukemia Society’s Annual Atlanta Man & Woman of the Year campaign where the 2015 group raised over $1,100,000 to go toward research to eradicate blood cancers. He was named the 2016 corporate walk chair by the Georgia Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society for its 2016 Atlanta Light The Night Walk, an annual fundraising event that raised more than $1.5 million to fund lifesaving research and to provide support and information to families affected by blood cancers. He was named to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Georgia Chapter Board of Trustees in 2016. 

Bill is a graduate of the University of Alabama with a bachelor of science degree in commerce and business administration. Bill and his wife, Audra, have two children, Carter and Leighton.

The North Atlanta office of Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby's International Realty opened in 2009 and is based in Sanctuary Park, specializing in northern suburban areas such as Johns Creek, Alpharetta, Roswell, Cumming and Milton.

President-Elect

Bill Murray Bio Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Georgia Properties 404-537-5200

As a Buckhead native, Bill has over 25 years of sales and sales management experience in addition to a B.S. Degree in Urban Life from Georgia State University. Bill has been active in various community service organizations including: the Midtown Atlanta Rotary Club, Patron Donor to the High Museum, Marist School Board of Trustees, City of Atlanta NPU-B Board, Board of Directors Brookhaven Park Place Homeowner's Association and Brookhaven Club Neighborhood Association.

Vice President
Administration & Finance

Lee Adkins Bio Village Realty 404-965-4080

Lee is the Team Manager for the Atlanta SOLD Sisters real estate team in Atlanta. He is a native of Houston, Texas and a 14 year resident of the Roswell and Alpharetta/Johns Creek, GA areas.

Lee moved to Atlanta in 1996 to play in the rock band Soup. When Soup came off the road, he got into music education and taught at various private schools and started his own music lesson business.

An opportunity to help more kids and develop music programs nationwide brought him to Camp Jam. As National Program Director at Camp Jam, he was responsible for all operations, curriculum and training/staff. His team grew the program to 10 locations across the country and won an award for excellence in program design from the American Camp Association. He also developed corporate team building events as well as a rock and roll fantasy camp for adults.

In 2006, Lee had an opportunity to get into residential real estate and jumped in full time. After 6 successful years buying and selling, he was honored to accept the position of managing the Atlanta SOLD Sisters team, one of the most successful large real estate teams in Atlanta.

As team manager for the Atlanta SOLD Sisters, Lee is responsible for the long term plan for team operations and growth, ongoing training for our agents and keeping up with the latest technology with the purpose of giving our clients an excellent real estate experience.

Vice President
Community Relations & Public Affairs

DeAnn Golden Bio Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties 770-379-8040

DeAnn is active in the Atlanta REALTORS® Association on the Board of Directors an Executive Committee as a Vice President. She has chaired Habitat for Humanity, the annual Auction, the new Fun-Raiser event, and PR committee and served on GIRE. She has volunteered on the GAR Forms committee since 2007 and served as a voting member previously. She is a Certified Mentor for Brian Buffini's 100 Days to Greatness & Peak Producers and was awarded with a Top Mentor in the Nation Award by Buffini and Company.

Vice President
Member Services

Cynthia Lippert Bio Engel & Volkers Brookhaven Atlanta 770-282-7444

Cynthia began her real estate career in the spring of 1989 in the midst of an extreme buyer’s market. Working against the marketplace at a record pace, she was recognized as the Rookie of the Year out of the gate! She returned to the field in 2011 with Keller Williams Realty, after many years on the corporate side of Residential Real Estate. In 2016, Cynthia joined Engel and Volkers in the Brookhaven office. Her expertise in pricing and selling strategies for the luxury home market are her specialty.

Vice President
Professional Excellence

Jennifer Pino Bio Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby's International Realty 404-237-5000

As an Atlanta native, Jennifer has seen metropolitan Atlanta grow into a world-class city while still maintaining its southern charm and hospitality. As the Associate Managing Broker of the Buckhead Office of Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby's international Realty, Jennifer leads an award-winning team of professionals specializing in the Atlanta market. With a professional background in finance, education, design and residential real estate, Jennifer is dedicated to providing an environment in which each of her agents can benefit from a solid foundation of extensive training, one-on-one business coaching as well as innovative marketing and technological resources.

Immediate Past President

Lane McCormack Bio Harry Norman, REALTORS® 770-422-6005

Lane currently serves as the Managing Broker with Harry Norman, REALTORS with over 60+ agents. She has been recognized by the Atlanta REALTORS® Association receiving the distinguished President's Award, Captains of Industry Award and was recently named the REALTOR® of the Year in 2014. She serves as a role model for the nearly 8,000 member organization, teaching the Code of Ethics and served as Association President in 2016. Lane also serves on the Board of Directors of the 26,000 member Georgia Association of REALTORS®. In 2015, she earned the distinguished Certified Residential Broker designation. Lane also holds the Accredited Buyer Representative, ABR and Graduate, REALTOR® Institute, GRI designations.

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