Rusty Lane, CAI
Rusty has been in the auction industry for over 11 years and is a graduate of the Southeastern School of Auctioneering. He has conducted auctions throughout the Southeast, including both real estate and personal property. Rusty is an active member of the Georgia Auctioneers Association, National Auctioneers Association and several local civic and charitable organizations.
Rusty has completed all the required coursework and examinations to earn the Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI) designation. CAI is one of the more highly respected educational programs in the country for auctioneers. Less than 5% of auctioneers nationwide hold the CAI designation.
Brent Stephens, Auction Manager and Sales Agent
Brent received his undergraduate degree from Georgia Southern University in 2009 majoring in Business Communication and Public Relations. He has experience in the advertising, marketing, and customer service fields. Brent has a growing interest in selling and auctioning property. He began working in the auction business in the fall of 2010 and is looking for forward to beginning a career in the real estate industry and building South Auction & Realty.
Ashton Brown, Agent
Ashton is a native of Jenkins County and has strong ties to her family as well as her community. She was an honor graduate from Emanuel County Institute in 2007 and received her undergraduate degree in Child and Family Development from Georgia Southern University in 2011. She received her Georgia Real Estate license in June 2012. Through her experiences in customer service, she has developed an eye for details and is looking forward to meeting the needs of her clients. As the newest member of South Auction & Realty, Ashton is looking forward to starting her career in the real estate industry.
Tanya Lane, Agent
Tanya is from Bulloch County, Georgia where she graduated from Statesboro High School and Georgia Southern University with her undergraduate degree in Communication Arts with an Emphasis in Public Relations and a Minor in Marketing. Over the past 21 years she has worked in the hospitality and wireless industry in positions ranging from sales to market manger. This experience has afforded her the opening to learn and provide great customer service to her clients with the ability to be detailed oriented.
She received her Georgia Real Estate License June 2012. Tanya is excited about the possibilities and opportunities that working in the real estate industry will offer her as she starts this new leg of her career.