Lisa York, CEO and Founder
Lisa has a passion for what she does and how she serves our clients, which comes through with every auction she conducts and every real estate transaction she is involved with. Our company is built on honesty & integrity, the best feeling is knowing that we made a positive difference for a family or organization. Her dedication to education not only to her peers but also the consumer shines through from the leadership roles she has held the last 12 years & continues to hold today. Below are just a few of the designations & leadership roles she has acquired:
- Top Producing REALTOR for Smith Group Realty, LLC
- NCR Region 3 RPAC Trustee 2019-2021
- NAA CAI Advisor 2019-2021
- NAR RPAC Participation Council Member 2019-2020
- CAI, AMM, CES, CPE & AHWD Designee
- 2017 North Carolina Grand Champion Auctioneer
- Member of NAA, NAR, NCAR, Longleaf Pine Association of REALTORS
- 2018 President at Auctioneers Association of NC Auxiliary
- 2015 Diversity Chair at NC REALTORS
- NCR Region 3 Vice President 2016-2018
- National Auctioneers Association Political Advocate
- NAR Research Committee Auction Specialist 2018
- SAAR Chair RPAC Committee, 2008-11
- Past President of Sanford Area Association of Realtors
- Past Ambassador of Sanford Area Chamber of Commerce
- 2010 North Carolina NC REALTORS PAC Chairman’s Award recipient
- 2018 North Carolina NC REALTORS PAC Volunteer of the Year
- She is also a 2015 William Bass NCR Leadership Academy Graduate & is a NAR C2EX Endorsed REALTOR
Randy Howell – Project Manager
Randy specializes in auctions and real estate & is an Auction Project Manager with York Auction Group. He is a certified NC Auctioneer and a North Carolina REALTOR. He takes great pride in making sure each detail is handled with professionalism & absolutely loves the auction business. He is a huge part of the Benefit Auction Division of York Auction Group so if you need an amazing professional to handle your next auction you can contact Randy at 919-410-4785. In Randy’s spare time he enjoys spending time with his children & his girlfriend Kelly.
Jean Moore – CFO/Project Manager
AHWD, C2EX Endorsed
Jean handles the day to day details of York Auction Group. She believes her dedication to success and attention to detail are the things that set her apart from others. There is much work that goes into a successful real estate transaction or auction event. Jean’s clients know that every detail will be accounted for and that she will work tirelessly to help them achieve their goals. She is a top producing REALTOR with Smith Group Realty, is C2EX Endorsed by NAR & holds the AHWD Designation. Feel free to reach out to her anytime at 919-880-4168
Matthew Price, AMM
2018 President of the Auctioneers Association of North Carolina, Matt Price is one of central North Carolina’s most experienced and accomplished auctioneers. He has served as an 8-year member of the AANC Board of Directors and has been the organization’s Technology Committee Chair for approximately a decade. Matt is a certified North Carolina auctioneer and is also a member of the National Auctioneer Association.
A 20 year veteran of the auction industry, Matt has auctioned everything off from Dog Houses to CEO’s for the day, and is very active in the Community with American Legion Youth Programs.
His attitude is always: “What in the World can I do for you today?” No matter if it is mowing a client’s yard or fighting for them in a courtroom, he is always willing to help his clients with anything they need.
Always ground based, he does not give customers grand illusions of what they have in dollar value. He gives historical and statistical data so that you can make informed decisions.