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The Benevolent Fund Fundraising Committee identifies and implements fundraising opportunities for the MAAR Benevolent Fund, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provides financial assistance to MAAR members in need as a result of prolonged illness, accident or catastrophic occurrence.

Examples of Committee Initiatives:

  • Benevolent Fund Trivia Night
  • Butts for Benevolence
  • Benevolent Fund Bingo

The staff liaison for the Benevolent Fund Fundraising Committee is Carolyn Spikner.

2020 Committee

 Member Name


 Office Contact

 Jeremiah McGuire
 CloseTrak  901.333.1357
 Mike Aukerman  National Property Inspections  901.674.6868
 Amber Beard-Bean  Groome & Co.  901.465.7172
 Lisa Carter  Coldwell Banker Collins-Maury  901.259.8500
 Brenda Cartwright  Groome & Co.  901.465.7172
 Lynley Churchwell  RE/MAX Experts  901.425.2000
 Ben Cunningham  Cutco Closing Gifts  318.364.7046
 Beverly English  RE/MAX Experts  901.480.7425
 Marissa Hertzog  Captain & Company Real Estate  901.390.4663
 Judy Jones  Crye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS®  901.260.4780
 Ryan Knop  Mortgage Financial Services  901.748.5618
 Seth Lacher  First American Home Warranty  800.698.0422
 Ashley Monroe  Crye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS®  901.276.8800
 Sandy Moore  Baymark Title & Escrow  901.763.2723
 Marjorie Nolan  Crye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS®  901.260.4780
 Ann Parker  Allstate – Moore Agency  901.853.8036
 Nicholas Pearce  Fast Track Realty  901.767.8770
 Jo Shaner  Keller Williams Realty  901.261.7900
 Joe Steffner  Newmark Frank Knight  901.761.1717
 Debbie Stephens  Crye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS®  901.756.8900
 Connie Stressel  Pinnacle Financial Partners  901.259.5653
 Brandon Thompson  HomeTeam Inspection Service  901.562.0988
 Alisa Vincent  RE/MAX Experts  901.685.6000
 Michael Ward  Crye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS®  901.766.9004
 Fran Warner  Pinnacle Financial Partners  901.259.5653
 Annette Wilson  Crye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS®  901.840.1181
 Leslie Zarshenas  Crye-Leike, Inc., REALTORS®  901.260.4780


Benevolent Fund Fundraising Committee