About Us

Striving to serve the Community with Ethical and Professional Integrity

The Great Plains Association of REALTORS® (GPAR) is a local non-profit association made up of over 200 members who serve North Central Kansas and beyond.  

All of our members have also joined the Kansas Association of REALTORS® (KAR) and the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) and have met all state and national requirements along with taken an oath to follow a strict Code of Ethics. 

We endeavor to ensure the competency and professionalism of our members and to strengthen the relationship between REALTORS® and consumers. Our members are committed to serving their clients and communities with the utmost ethical and professional integrity.  

Meet The Staff

Association Executive & Office Staff

GPAR Officers


Donette Jones

Association Executive


Brit Nelson

Office Staff/Accounts

GPAR Board of Directors

Connie Blanke - Past President

Kimberr Jarvis-Ryff - Salina Council of Realtors

Katy England - Board Official

Kym Lewis - Board Official

Kimberly Vink - Board Official

Megan Wells - Board Official

McKenzie Welsh - Board Official


Chris Rost

GPAR President


Gabe Grant

GPAR Treasurer


Lacey Shrack

GPAR Vice President

GP MLS Officers

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Kevin Keller

GP MLS President

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JD Johnson

GP MLS Treasurer


Charles Ross

GP MLS Vice President

GP MLS Board of Directors

Wayne Rathbun - Past President

Amber Renfro - Board Official

Tammy Shirack - Board Official

Nancy Scanlan - Board Official

Christ Rost - Ex Officio

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