Crafting a Level Playing Field

About Us

Who We Are

Re'Nauta Bell

President | Founder

Re'Nauta Bell
President & Founder

About AAREP Atlanta

The Atlanta chapter of AAREP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization supporting African Americans professionals in the commercial real estate industry. AAREP Atlanta offers members resources, industry mentoring, career development opportunities, and peer connectivity through annual events, online education, peer networking and other activities.

Our Mission

Our mission is to advance current and emerging commercial real estate leaders from diverse backgrounds through exposure to industry resources, relationships, mentorship, community outreach projects, scholarships, business development, and career opportunities while providing a diverse talent pool to corporations and small businesses.


AAREP ATL Leadership

Rodney Bullard

Advisor | Chick-fil-a

Richard Slaton

Advisor | Bank of America

Leonte Benton

Advisor | T. Dallas Smith & Co

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Trena Morton

Advisor | Piedmont Reit

Justice Barber

Advisor | Seyfarth & Shaw

Linda Kuryloski

Advisor | Edward Jones

KB Yabuku

Advisor | Colliers International

Ken Ashley

Advisor | Cushman & Wakefield

John Thompson

Education Director

Bobby Little

Mentorship Chair

Jaymi Brooks

Programs Director

Board Vacancy

Technology Director

Don Dixon

Communications Director

Board Vacancy

Fundraising Director

Chanel Tobias

Finance Director

Board Vacancy

Membership Director

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Re'Nauta Bell

President / Founder

Shante Pumphrey

Vice President

Christopher Bell

Chief Operating Officer

Tracy Carson

VP of Marketing

Don Billingsley

VP of Giving

Charlene Ellis

Chief Financial Officer

Shani Franklin

VP of Community Outreach

Board Vacancy

Chief Administrative Officer

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