Two Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Ocean City sales agents have been named as president and vice president of the Coastal Association of Realtors (CAR). Gregg Holland from the 120th Street office and Jenny Cropper-Rines from the 104th Street office recently stepped into their roles as president and vice president, respectively, for the 2008-2009 term.
Holland, who is a licensed broker in Maryland, Delaware and Virginia, holds the designation of Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI) and was formerly CAR’s vice president. In addition to CAR, he is a member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR), where he sits on the Resort and Second Home Committee. He is also a member of the Maryland Association of Realtors (MAR) and sits on the Grassroots Committee, GRI Overview Committee, and Alternative Revenue Group Taskforce.
Holland lives in Salisbury with his wife, Jamie, and their 9-year-old daughter Shelby. Holland’s older daughter, Lauren, lives in Salisbury with his granddaughter, Alana. His son, Devin, and daughter-in-law, Shannon, live in Berlin.
Cropper-Rines, who has seven years experience in the industry, comes from a real estate family. Her mother, Jo Ann Cropper, has been in the business for 25 years and in 2001 they formed a sales team.
Cropper-Rines admitted, “My mother has been the best mentor and consultant there is!” Additionally, her husband, George, and his parents, George and Marianne Rines, are sales agents with CBRB’s Ocean Pines office. Prior to getting into real estate, she worked for a multiple listing service (MLS) service provider teaching Realtors how to use the MLS.
An Ocean City native, Cropper-Rines was born and raised in Worcester County. She graduated from Clemson University with a bachelor’s degree in elementary education. She was president of the Women’s Council of Realtors in 2006 and CAR’s secretary/treasurer in 2007, as well as CAR’s vice president and MLS chair in 2008.