Leadership Team

Leadership Team

The Missouri REALTORS® is governed by the association CEO and five elected officers:  President, President Elect, Treasurer, Treasurer Elect and Immediate Past President. Collectively, these officers are known as the Leadership Team and each—with the exception of the CEO—serves a one-year term on a volunteer basis.


Portrait of Ryan Gattermeir

Ryan Gattermeir

2017 President

Ryan is a second generation REALTOR® who grew up in the business. After graduating from Westminster College in 1996, he moved back home to Lake Ozark, Missouri, in 2000 to become involved in the family Real Estate business with his father. In 2008, Ryan founded Gattermeir Davidson Real Estate, along with two partners. Aside from holding a Missouri Real Estate Broker Associate license, Ryan has been involved in 23 committees for Missouri REALTORS® and has chaired five of them. At the national level, Ryan is on the Board of Directors for the National Association of REALTORS®. He is one of only two REALTORS® ever to receive the “REALTOR® of the Year” award for his Local Board in 2008 and 2009. In 2011 Ryan was awarded the Missouri REALTOR® Salesperson of the Year award.

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Portrait of Nate K. Johnson

Nate K. Johnson, ABR, CRS, GRI

2017 President Elect

Nate is the President of Real Estate Solutions, a full service commercial & residential real estate brokerage in St. Louis, Missouri. He served as the 2011 President of the St. Louis REALTORS® and chaired several committees. Nate has also served as the President of the St. Louis Association of Real Estate Professionals (SLAREP). On the state level, Nate chaired the Economic Development Council and served as a State Director. In addition to being a National Director, he was appointed to the 2014 Smart Growth Advisory Board by the National Association of REALTORS®.

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Portrait of Brenda Oliver

Brenda Oliver, CRS, GRI, PMN

2017 Treasurer

Brenda is in her 43rd year as a REALTOR®, always owning her own company and always in Odessa, Missouri. She owns an independent office called Heritage Realty. She actively lists, sells, provides property management and has been a general appraiser since 1977. Brenda started her real estate association service with the Eastern Jackson County Board of REALTORS® that then became the Metropolitan Board of KC and then served on the Board of Directors for the Kansas City Regional Association of REALTORS® (KCRAR) during its first formative years. She has been active within Missouri REALTORS® and chaired many committees. Brenda has been a director of the National Association of REALTORS® for six years. She received the REALTOR® of the Year Award from KCRAR in 2008 and REALTOR® of the Year from Missouri REALTORS® in 2013. Brenda was the 2013 President of KCRAR and serves on Heartland MLS Board of Director. She was local Women’s Council of REALTORS® President in 1997 and State Chapter President in 2003.

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Portrait of Jeff Kester

Jeff Kester

2017 Treasurer-Elect

Jeff is a lifelong resident of Springfield, Missouri and the Director of Professional Development and CJR Careers for Carol Jones, REALTORS®, a regional company in southern Missouri. He started in real estate in 1994 as a real estate loan officer and became a REALTOR® the next year. Since then, he’s worked in almost every facet of the real estate industry, and in a variety of REALTOR® leadership positions. In 2014, he became the first President of the Southern Missouri Regional MLS when seven REALTOR® associations combined their local MLS services. During that year, he was also the first Chair of the Missouri REALTORS® Advocacy Action Output Group, and served Missouri REALTORS® as the 2016 Chair of the Advocacy Mission Committee, and as the 2016 President of the Greater Springfield Board of REALTORS® at the same time. In September, 2016, he was awarded the R. Layne Morrill Award for his career in REALTOR® Advocacy.

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Miles F. Noennig, CRB

Immediate Past President

Miles is the Association Executive for the Greater Springfield Board of REALTORS® (GSBOR). He spent nineteen years as a Broker with Carol Jones, REALTORS® in Springfield. He served as an officer and/or director of GSBOR from 2003 through 2013, serving as 2009 President, and was honored as GSBOR Broker of the Year in 2006. In addition to his Missouri REALTORS® activities, Miles is a graduate of the 2013 National Association of REALTORS® Leadership Academy and has served on four NAR committees.


Portrait of John Sebree

John Sebree


John is responsible for directing the Missouri REALTORS® staff and representing the over 20,000 members it serves. John has extensive experience in real estate, finance and public policy. Prior to joining the team at Missouri REALTORS®, he was the Senior Vice President of Public Policy for the Florida REALTORS®, serving in this role for over a decade. Prior to joining Florida REALTORS®, John worked in the government affairs division of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) in Washington, DC for thirteen years. John was NAR’s Senior Legislative Representative working with the Congressional delegations of eight states, including Missouri. John received a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Northern Kentucky University and earned an MBA from The George Washington University in Washington, DC.

Connect with John
john@morealtor.com / ext. 110