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Jessica Payne, 2014 REALTOR® of the Year

January 6, 2015

Payne, Jessica_MG_5851 crop copyYamhill County Association of Realtors® would like to congratulate Jessica Payne, recently named the 2014 Realtor® of the Year. This award is based on involvement with the Association as well as volunteer activities in the community.

In addition to serving on the YCAR Board of Directors for the past six years as Treasurer, President-Elect and President, Jessica has also been involved on the state level as a member of the Professional Development Committee, president panelist and attended the Professional Standards Academy and the Oregon Association of REALTORS® Leadership Summit. She is also a certified Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource by the National Association of REALTORS®.

Before getting her broker’s license in 2006, Jessica managed local real estate offices, Newberg Realty, Inc. and Coldwell Banker Executive Realty.

Jessica has been an active community member placing great value in service and giving back. For the past two years she’s been a major sponsor of McMinnville’s Biggest Turkey fundraising contest, which benefits local non-profit organizations. She is a member of First Baptist Church in McMinnville and a board member of the Oregon Judicial Department’s Citizen Review Board, which reviews cases of children in DHS foster care. Jessica has served as a high school ASPIRE mentor, and as a SMART reader at a local elementary school as well as a mediator with Your Community Mediators.

Jessica is a lifelong resident of Yamhill County and is married to her husband Jay. 

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