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Brent Ellis

Region 1 Regional Director

Cherokee Association of REALTORS®
Keller Williams Realty

Brent Ellis is the Region 1 Regional Director for the Georgia REALTORS® and is a member of the Cherokee Association of REALTORS®. He is a Managing Broker with Keller Realty Signature Partners and has been licensed since 2003.

Brent has served on a variety of committees at the local level and was instrumental in helping to rebuild RPAC in Cherokee County. He chaired the RPAC committee from 2009-2016 and has been a member of the Grievance and Professional Standards Committee since 2008. Brent served as President of his local board in 2016, was a member of the Board of Directors from 2008-2017,  and received the President’s Award in 2019.

Brent chaired GAR’s State & Local Government Affairs Committee and served as RIAC Treasurer in 2019. He is the 2014 recipient of the Dick McCrudden Award and has been a GAR Certified Facilitator since 2009.  Brent served as a member of the Communications and Public Relations Committee from 2016-2018 and in 2014, he was hired as a Legislative Liaison for Region 1. Brent has been the 11th District Federal Political Coordinator since 2014 and before that served as the 11th District Federal Political Coordinator-Alternate from 2012-2014. Additionally, he is the current 11th District RPAC Trustee-Alternate and was the 11th District RPAC Trustee from 2012-2017. Brent also served as the 6th District RPAC Trustee-Alternate from 2010-2012.

At the national level, Brent has appeared in videos for the NAR Homeownership Matters series, has served as a NAR REALTOR® Property Resource Instructor for Georgia, and has blogged for NAR’s Legislative LIVE Blog.

Brent currently resides in Kennesaw and holds a BS degree in Business Management from Indiana State University. He served in the US Army as a Combat Engineer during Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm and is heavily involved with the National Desert Storm Memorial in Washington, DC, where he was previously the State Director for Georgia. He is the sole coordinator for garnering presence for the Atlanta Veterans Day Parade and marches to increase awareness and funds for the Memorial. Brent is a past member of the Board of Directors for the First Engineer Battalion Association and volunteers his time with the Boys and Girls Club in Cherokee County.