Executive Vice President
Ron Adams was born in rural Jefferson County Alabama, November 5th, 1962 to humble beginnings. He quickly learned hard work and persistence pays off after buying an investment mobile home and renting it out at a profit. Ron moved onto buying, remodeling, leasing, and eventually selling shopping centers like the Landmark Plaza in Fort Walton Beach Florid and the Doolittle Plaza 1 and 2 in Mary Esther Florida. He was also partners in the Gemini Town Center in Oviedo, Florida and Hotel Indigo in Atlanta, Georgia. Beyond real estate, Ron has started several successful businesses like Touch of Class Limousine and Transport INC in Montgomery, Alabama, Shooter’s Western Wear Outlet in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, the online magazine Advanced Health and Fitness covering the latest medical technology, and Audio Video Automation LLC which he and his partner started in January 2017. Ron has owned and flown 17 different airplanes over his business career, including twin engine turboprops like the King Air 200 and Citation jets, allowing him to quickly get to his many properties. Ron has both a commercial license and an airline transport pilot’s license. Ron currently resides in Destin, Florida.
Greg has operated numerous companies and participated in multiple partnerships. His experience includes developing, acquiring and disposing of income producing residential and commercial investment property. When it comes to working with business owners on either lease or purchase/sale, Greg’s focus has always been to maximize the business’s bottom line with that particular transaction. Greg has served Clients, and Partners on acquisition or sale of retail, office, and industrial buildings. On the development side, Greg’s work has resulted in multiple site acquisitions to build 120 key hotels for a major Hotel REIT. Also a 66-story downtown Austin high rise tower which will be a combination of multi-family and office. Greg is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) candidate. He has completed advanced coursework in financial and market analysis, and demonstrated extensive experience in the commercial real estate industry. Greg is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering, and also Duquesne University with a Masters in Business Administration More importantly than any of the above, he is here to serve the client as that is what he excels in!
Ms. Lea Maraman (Lea pronounced Leah), is originally from Indianapolis Indiana but relocated to the Panhandle region in 1998. Ms. Maraman has a background as a small business owner in both hospitality and the commercial cleaning industry. She brings a diverse background of vacation rental expertise, business ownership, commercial cleaning, and most recent residential and commercial real estate to the table. In addition, her commercial business held a team of 50 employees to manage and maintain over 90 vacation rental units. Ms. Maraman has also held government contracts providing oversight and leadership for post-construction clean-ups on military installations, as well as for builders and commercial businesses. Ms. Maraman has been a leader in her industry and has worked throughout her career to spearhead new opportunities and develop relationships. Her experience across the spectrum makes her an asset to the vision and mission of Rodos Realty. Ms. Maraman was awarded her Florida real estate license in 2017 and has experience working with residential real estate firms prior to joining the Rodos Realty Team. She is excited to be back on the commercial side where her passion really lies.
Exceptional customer service is the key to every successful customer-based profession. With nearly 5 years experience in real estate, Jennifer has brought many buyers into home-ownership and assisted sellers through every step of the selling process all over the Emerald Coast with varying backgrounds. As an active member in my community; she is involved in the local Running Group, has volunteered her time in helping raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Relay for Life, along with volunteering with the local Rotary Club. She is also a dedicated teacher to the Okaloosa School District for the past 16 years. Jennifer is ready to help you find the perfect home! She maintains an excellent line of communication with her customers during the entire buying/selling process and vows to stay on top of your transaction in order to ensure a successful closing. Let her expertise of the local market work for you! *Specializing in assisting military and their families *Lifelong Emerald Coast resident *Dedicated to providing professional and ethical real estate services *ECAR - Emerald Coast Association Realtors *NAR - National Association of Realtors So when it comes to real estate, kick back and relax. Allow Jennifer to do all the behind the scene work for you as you focus on your new adventure!
Doug always goes beyond the expectations of his clients whether assisting buyers or sellers through every step of the transaction. He has experience working both in residential and commercial real estate all over the Emerald Coast. As an active member in the community, he is involved in the Rotary Club of Crestview, the local Disable American Veterans chapter, and the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association. He spends his free time helping others in the community or with family on the water. Doug also is a supervisor for Lockheed Martin, building the C130J Gunship. Doug is always ready to help, whether buying or selling a home or commercial property. He maintains excellent communication with clients throughout the process in order to ensure a successful and stress free closing. Let his expertise of the local market work for you! *Retired Military Veteran *Specializing in assisting military members and their families *Dedicated to providing professional and ethical real estate services *ECAR - Emerald Coast Association Realtors *NAR - National Association of Realtors Allow Doug to guide you through your real estate transaction from the property search to the closing table.
Julie Secord Williams has been a real estate professional for more than thirty years, she offers her vast real estate expertise to ensure the execution of successful client transactions. She is a determined advocate and proven negotiator who leverages technology and a wide range of resources to ensure clients have all the tools needed to make the best decision for their property goals. Julie keeps her finger on the pulse of the market, so her clients do not miss out when opportunities arise. This Ft. Walton Beach-born professional excels in identifying national real estate trends and how they trickle down to local communities. Julie was raised in a military family, the daughter of an Air Force General, she traveled the world throughout her youth, living for extended periods in Thailand and Iran. She has had a rich career in various areas of real estate. She created and ran a fair housing compliance company specializing in ethical sales practices in the new home industry. Most recently she has served for more than fifteen years as the Principal Broker for a residential real estate brokerage in Northern Virginia. Throughout her career, Julie has been awarded many industry designations and awards, including the Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB), recognized throughout the industry as the highest level of professional achievement. As a member of the NVAR, she earned a place in the Lifetime Residential Multi-Million Dollar Club, the Top Producer Sales Club, and in 2011 was honored to receive the Pioneer Club award for recognition of being in the real estate industry for over twenty-five years. She is also a member of ECAR and NAR. Julie holds her real estate brokerage license in both Virginia and Florida.
Ginger is a Northwest Florida native. She has extensive knowledge of the Panhandle and residential new construction. With a background in small business ownership and operations. Worked collaboratively as a senior accounts manager with teams in B2B sales and design. She has an undergraduate is in Health Administration Management and a Master’s in Business Administration. Ginger fosters benevolent connections among her clients in her real estate profession. Also volunteered her time for a number of years to Awanas when living abroad in Hawaii. As well as Convoy of Hope Health Services. Member of Emerald Coast Association of Realtors ECAR and National Association of Realtors NAR