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Past Award Winners

REALTOR® of the Year Recipients

Congratulations to the following members on being named REALTOR® of the Year by their peers. The REALTOR® of the Year award recognizes members who shows a variety of contributions to the Association, the community, the real estate business and demonstrates the spirit of being a REALTOR®. 

  • 2019 Edwin Tichenor
  • 2018 John Esser
  • 2017 Jodi Diego
  • 2016 Iva Fiorina
  • 2015 Bob Fox
  • 2014 Michael E. Pion
  • 2013 Bernard J. Campanella
  • 2012 James M. Spagnolo
  • 2011 Larry L. Hatter
  • 2010 Frederick L. Briggs
  • 2009 A. Jerrod Paterson
  • 2008 W. Greg Rothman
  • 2007 Susan C. McGeehan
  • 2006 Daniel T. Piscioneri
  • 2005 Frederick D. Humphrey
  • 2004 Donald Roth
  • 2003 Linda J. Melham
  • 2002 David B. Smolizer
  • 2001 Arthur D. Campbell
  • 2000 Jan Rhodes Mattas
  • 1999 Mary E. (Betty) Rader
  • 1998 James. L.D. Monroe
  • 1997 Kathryn E. Lucas
  • 1996 Vernon E. Anderson
  • 1995 Judi Shirk
  • 1994 Charles W. Gilmore
  • 1993 James M. Kriebel, Jr.
  • 1992 Theodore Stefan, Jr.
  • 1991 Mimi Lambert
  • 1990 Viola E. Thompson
  • 1989 Gary K. Maurer
  • 1988 Brian A. Gross
  • 1987 James E. Grandon, Jr.
  • 1986 John R. Detweiler
  • 1985 James L. Helsel, Jr.
  • 1984 Anna Bianco
  • 1983 K. Jesse Reitenbach
  • 1982 Charles F. Schubert, Sr.
  • 1981 Calvin E. Swayze
  • 1980 Don Paul Shearer
  • 1979 June Derrick
  • 1978 Lester G. Connor
  • 1977 Lucille L. Balderston
  • 1976 William F. Rothman
  • 1975 Thomas W. Helsel
  • 1974 Eldon G. Gaughen
  • 1973 Clarence M. Detweiler
  • 1972 W. Franklin Hollinger
  • 1971 J. Joseph McGraw
  • 1970 Stanley D. Adler, Jr.
  • 1969 James L. Helsel, Sr.
  • 1968 Evan J. Miller
  • 1967 Ben G. Helsel
  • 1966 Horace C.Wolbert

CAR REALTOR® of the Year Recipients

Congratulations to the following members of the former Carlisle Association of REALTORS® on being named REALTOR® of the Year by their peers.

  • Douglas R. Heineman
  • Anne W. Stewart
  • Constance I. Kugler
  • Larry E. Foote
  • Gwenn Bream Drum
  • Carol J. Cunningham
  • Donald A. Rickards
  • Philip Garman
  • Bettie J. Henry
  • Douglas J. Gale

Hall of Fame Inductees

Congratulations to the following members on being named to the Association’s Hall of Fame. This award recognizes significant contributions of the individual to the development, growth, improvement and/or excellence of the real estate industry whether locally, in Pennsylvania or in the nation. 

  • 2019 Linda Melham
  • 2018 Eugene Costello
  • 2017 Larry Hatter
  • 2016 Greg Rothman
  • 2015 Glen R. Grell
  • 2014 James L. Goldsmith, Esq.
  • 2013 Amelia R. “Mimi” Lambert
  • 2012 The Honorable Susan C. Helm
  • 2011 William F. Rothman
  • 2010 Ray L. “Buz” Wolfe, Jr.
  • 2009 James L. Helsel, Jr.
  • 2008 Daniel T. Piscioneri
  • 2007 Robert S. Hamilton
  • 2006 Douglas R. Heineman
  • 2005 John E. Glise
  • 2004 Viola E. “Vi” Thompson
  • 2004 Eldon “Jack” Gaughen
  • 2003 The Honorable Stephen Reed
  • 2002 Gary L. Nalbandian
  • 2001 James E. Grandon, Jr.
  • 2000 Ruth A. Myers

Professional Merit Award Recipients

The Professional Merit award is presented to qualifying members of GHAR in good standing. The award recognizes REALTOR® professionalism through education, Association participation and involvement, and community service during the year of application. Congratulations to the following members for their professionalism. 

  • 2019 Cathie Heika, Danielle Wadsworth
  • 2018 Jordan Piscioneri, Sylvia Hess
  • 2017 Shannon Foster, Annette Handley, Matthew Madden,
  • 2016 Derek Bicksler, Iva Fiorina, Bob Fox, Michelle Gueci, Edwin Tichenor
  • 2015 John Esser, Leslie St. John
  • 2014 Vincent Mellott
  • 2013 John P. Henry
  • 2011 Drew Bobincheck
  • 2011 Mo Humphreys
  • 2011 Kathleen C. Shannon
  • 2010 James D. Ross
  • 2010 Gary J. Muccio
  • 2010 Susan Kichman
  • 2010 James M. Spagnolo
  • 2010 Michael B. Yingling
  • 2009 Frederick Briggs
  • 2009 A. Jerrod Paterson
  • 2009 Jodi Diego
  • 2009 Bernard Campanella
  • 2004 Andrew Fisher
  • 2004 Martha Garrett
  • 2003 William Keefer
  • 2002 Ira Naiditch
  • 2001 Robert Hoobler
  • 2000 Carl Heintzelman
  • 1999 Patt Boyer
  • 1999 Robert Fox
  • 1998 W. Greg Rothman
  • 1997 David Smolizer
  • 1997 Carol Leisey
  • 1997 M. Sue Daugherty
  • 1996 Beverly Kelly
  • 1996 James Monroe
  • 1996 Donna O’Brien
  • 1995 Shelley Webster
  • 1994 Joseph Gottwald
  • 1994 Janet Hoffmaster
  • 1994 Linda Melham
  • 1993 Mary Rader
  • 1993 Carlea Lenker
  • 1992 Janet Rhodes Mattas
  • 1992 Frances Bender
  • 1992 Andrew Saft
  • 1991 John Hutchinson
  • 1991 Ernest Pace
  • 1991 Jo Ann Weyandt
  • 1991 Benjamin DeFrancesco
  • 1991 Charles Gilmore
  • 1990 Arthur Campbell
  • 1990 Diane Peresie
  • 1990 James Helsel, Jr.
  • 1990 Theodore Stefan, Jr.
  • 1990 David Kelly
  • 1989 James Holtzman
  • 1989 H. Gerard Vogel
  • 1989 L. Richard Zalek
  • 1989 Viola Thompson
  • 1989 Thomas Hoffmaster
  • 1989 Karen Darney
  • 1989 Judith Rosi-Yoder
  • 1989 Anna Bianco
  • 1989 Jean O’Leary
  • 1989 Mary Anne Cypcar
  • 1989 James Kriebel, Jr.
  • 1989 Amelia Lambert

Affiliate of the Year Recipients

Congratulations to the following affiliate members who have received the Association’s Affiliate of the Year Award.

  • 2019 Rick Liddell
  • 2018 Jeremy McMichael
  • 2017 Heath Freeland
  • 2017 Greg Drake
  • 2016 Brett M. Woodburn, Esq.
  • 2015 Linda Goldstein
  • 2014 Michael Beardsley
  • 2013 Joseph A. Cline
  • 2012 Robert J. Fisher
  • 2011 Fred P. Connor
  • 2010 Karl Krug
  • 2009 James L. Goldsmith, Esq.
  • 2008 Peter A. Jones
  • 2007 Joyce Hafer
  • 2006 Don Krieger
  • 2006 Robbin Crossley
  • 2005 Neddie Gaffney
  • 2004 Pam Bentz
  • 2003 John Schilling
  • 2002 Getty Wilson
  • 2001 William Pierce, Jr.