The Lakeland Association of REALTORS® employs five full-time staff members to assist with its members needs. Each team member of the Lakeland Association of REALTORS® is happy to help any LAR Realtor® and Affiliate Member with their needs, as well as members of the public who may have questions about LAR or its members. A detailed list of our staff is outlined below, as well as their contact information and a description of each of their responsibilities.

Barbara_Barnes Barbara Barnes
Executive Vice President
(863) 687-6111
heather Heather Cook 
Professional Development Director
(863) 687-6111
Heather can assist with all LAR Educational Offerings as well as the leasing of Supra Products. Heather also serves as the liaison for the Education Committee and RPAC Committee.

Melissa Sanchez
Communications & Community Outreach Coordinator
(863) 687-6111
Melissa is responsible for LAR communications such as the Weekly Broadcast, RE Connect, the LAR Website, General Membership Meetings and Marketing & Events, while serving as the Executive Assistant to the Executive Vice President. Melissa also serves as the liaison to the Preferred Business Partner Committee, Events Committee, Community Service Committee, YPN Committee,  and the Board of Directors.
  Sue Fry
Membership Coordinator
(863) 687-6111
Sue is the go-to person for all of your new and existing member needs. She can help you with the membership, Supra subscriptions, and MLS subscriptions and issues.
If you are new to Lakeland REALTORS® Sue will be glad to make an appointment for you to join!
  Nadia Scott
(863) 687-6111
Nadia is the first person you will see when you enter the Lakeland Association of REALTORS®. She is happy to help members with their needs in the LAR REALTOR® Store, SUPRA and/or payments.