Background: 30+ years as owner of multiple businesses / Principal Auctioneer and associate owner of Cumberland Real Estate and Auction/ Owner and operator of United Country Franchise owner/Currently owner of Walker Auction & Realty LLC.
Professional Experience: Mike started his real estate career at the age of 19, buying his first home in the Nashville area and over the years, buying, renovating, and managing several residential and commercial properties. Having lived in the Middle Tennessee area all his life, he has called Lebanon, TN home for the last 25 years. Although owning several businesses over the years, real estate brokerage and auction services have been the focal point of his life with his wife and real estate broker, Cynthia. Having conducted thousands of auctions and real estate transactions, Mike and his team focus on providing professional real estate and auction service implementing the latest trends in technology in our industry.
Education: Certified Auctioneer’s Institute, Real Estate Appraisal, Nashville Auction School, Dale Carnegie Graduate, Leadership Wilson Graduate, Auction Summit Information/
Associations: National Auctioneers Association, National Association of Realtors, Tennessee Association of Realtors, Eastern Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors, Tennessee Auctioneer’s Associations, Kentucky Auctioneer’s Association, Alabama Auctioneer, Virginia Auctioneer, Jaycee’s Distinguished Service Award, Tennessee Circle of Excellence and Lifetime Achievement Awards, Diamond Award Member & Master Salesman Award United Country, Tennessee Association of Realtors Platinum Decade Award, Past Chamber Board and Partnership Lebanon, Past VP of Wilson County Tourism. Expertise: Our team specializes in Real Estate Auctions and Brokerage which includes residential, farm land, commercial, Estates, recreational properties, Luxury properties with Live Events and Online sales.
Background: After graduating from Western Kentucky University, Cynthia worked with a large Nashville hospital as property manager and event coordinator. Since being involved with real estate full time since 2000, she has acquired designations of Principal Broker, App. Auctioneer, Professional Ringman’s Institute graduate, Auction agent for several real estate companies, traditional real estate sales and buyer representative, manager and coordinator for company auction division.
Additional Information: Due to the constant change in the real estate industry, Cynthia works continuously to hone her skills and improve her knowledge of available technologies and resources to make the most efficient use of her time, whether marketing property, assisting home buyers or managing their office. Teamwork, integrity and strong values are the building blocks to her success in the real estate industry.
Jim, a licensed real estate broker and auctioneer, is a life long resident of Lewis County Tennessee and has helped thousands of people buy and sell property throughout Lewis and Hohenwald Counties. Jim has been a licensed real estate broker since 1973 and graduated from the Texas Auction Academy in 2009. With such a unique understanding of the real estate market, Jim added an auction division to his company, Middle Tennessee Realty & Auction, in 2009. As a Realtor and member of the National Auctioneers Association and The Tennessee Auctioneers Association, Jim provides a full range of advertising, marketing and sales services though his blended sales model. Jim welcomes the opportunity to assist you with your real estate needs.
Joined Mike Walker Auctions in 2012, as one of our strategic Midwest partners. Since graduating from the Missouri Auction School in 1993 he has performed numerous successful estate sales and loves to give back to his community by doing auctions for charitable causes and fund raisers for local organizations.
John is a 32nd degree Scottish Rite freemason and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. John and his wife Debbie live in Greenwood Mo and have two adult daughters. They attend the Lee’s Summit United Methodist church.
The auction business has given John the opportunity to meet and work with many people, building relationships and friendships that have proven to be an unexpected pleasure that has lasted throughout the years.
Maverick Commins started his real estate career with his father at the age of 15 in his hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio, buying, fixing and selling turn of the century Victorian Estates. While in college in London Maverick worked as an art director, where he was first introduced to the high-end auction industry. After graduating from college with a Sales and Marketing Degree, the owner of a luxury real estate resort company offered Maverick a position as real estate sales director for their worldwide resort properties.
In a few short years Maverick developed a unique Accelerated Marketing Program to sell real estate that produced unprecedented results. Maverick returned to the United States after a 15-year absence and opened a boutique real estate auction firm specializing in Luxury Properties.
As President and owner of Supreme Auctions, Maverick has affiliated his firm with Keller Williams Realty International offering his proprietary Accelerated Marketing Program to their agents and brokers. Maverick graduated from Continental Auctioneers School in Minnesota and voted Most Professional Auctioneer by his Peers.
He is a member of the Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors, Arizona Association of Realtors, and National Association of Realtors and is a licensed Auctioneer with the National Auctioneers Association.
I have enjoyed the rural life of Wilson Co. for most of my life. The county and surrounding areas have offered the best of both worlds; being within 20 miles of the metropolis of Nashville and enjoying all the benefits that Wilson Co. has to offer. Being an active Real Estate Agent since 2001.
Background: Dwayne is a 1980 graduate of Mt. Juliet High School and is married to Susie Goodall, a full time agent and broker and serves as Dwayne’s buyer’s agent. Dwayne has been is sales his whole adult life. He has worked with Matco tools and was a partner in a local real estate company for over 13 years. In addition to being an outstanding Realtor, he took an interest in the auction method of selling in 2000 and has been an auction team member ever since. Having knowledge of the auction process and the real estate market, and a yearly multi-million dollar top producer, makes Dwayne a vital member of our auction team.
With over 15 years of experience assisting buyers and sellers, he is known for his straight forward approach to real estate without high pressure tactics. Dwayne’s goal is for you to become a customer for life!