Board of Directors

President | Shaun Simpson | Keller Williams Capital Partners | 614-312-1417
Shaun SimpsonShaun Simpson is a sales associate with Keller Williams Capital Partners and is the Team Lead for the Make It Home Group. Shaun has served on the Columbus Realtors' MLS, Sales Awards and Recognition, YPN, BRAC and Government Affairs committees, the CORPAC Governing Board, is the Co-Chair for CORPAC Fundraising Committee and the current President of the Southern Delaware County Realty Association. Shaun has received the $10M Sales award, is one of the top 100 REALTORS in Columbus Realtors (Trendgraphix) and recognized as a Columbus Realtors top 10 under 40.

Shaun is a community advocate being involved in many community events and serves the City of Powell on the Board of Zoning Appeals, serves the BIA of Ohio on the Associates Committee and Sales and Marketing Committee and is a member of the Powell Chamber of Commerce. Shaun is a graduate of Dublin High School, the University of Cincinnati (Real Estate/Finance BBA) and Franklin University (MBA Finance). He has lived in Powell, Ohio for 14 years with his wife Kim and Daughters Emory (7) and Avery (3) and when he is not attending one of his kids functions can be found playing gol and tennis at Wedgewood Golf and Country Club.
Vice President | Helen Conway | Keller Williams Consultants | 614-205-0429
Helen ConwayAs a Realtor it is my goal to earn my clients business and to assure them at all times I will work extremely hard for them. I have been a Realtor since 2005 and have enjoyed every moment of it. From the strong bonds I have built with my clients and the amazing affiliates that I have come to know and work with from the SDCRA. I am proud to be part of this amazing group.

On a personal side, I am originally from Maumee, Ohio and moved to Powell in 1986. I have two adult children, Tiffany who lives in Denver and my son Ryan who also is a Realtor with KW Consultants, and as of 1/12/17 I will have a total of 4 beautiful grandchildren. Been married for 39 years. I have always loved living and raising our kids in Powell, OH.

I look forward to a great, exciting and totally fun year as the VP of the SDCRA and for a great 2017 in Real Estate.
Treasurer | Amy Leitzell | Loan Officer | Third Federal Savings & Loan | 614-760-5686
Amy LeitzellIt is a privilege to serve as the 2017 Treasurer of SDCRA and I hope to make 2017 a fun and prosperous year for the membership. I celebrate my 20th year as a loan officer and I have enjoyed the last 11 years at Third Federal Savings. In 2016 I decided to “Lean In” to the Columbus real estate community and I was lucky to have the SDCRA “Lean Back”, with their warm welcome. In my prior career as a paralegal, I served as President, Vice President, Public Relations Director and Advisory Board member of the Central Ohio Paralegal Association and I chaired the Lawyer/Legal Assistant Committee of the Columbus Bar Association. I have a B.S. degree from Kent State University.
Secretary | Karen Evans | Sales Representative | Title First | 614-404-8173
Karen EvansI have been in the Title business for just over two years and I can't imagine calling this work. Building relationships and helping people achieve their goals is what I enjoy the most. I have the opportunity to work with and handle the Title needs of Real Estate professionals around Columbus and across the state of Ohio. I serve as the Tour Director for GARA and am also actively involved in the Delaware, Westerville and New Albany Realty Associations; WCR; YPN and IBA. A graduate of The University of S. Carolina, I am married with one daughter. I enjoy traveling, Theater, the outdoors and spending quality time with friends and family. I am honored to be your 2017 Secretary.
Sergeant At Arms | Mike Barker | Account Executive | Great American Title | 614-323-8975
Mike BarkerWith more than 15 years experience in central Ohio's Real Estate and Lending industry, I bring a unique approach to my role as an Account Executive with Great American Title. 2015 marks my first year as Sergeant at Arms for the Southern Delaware County Realty Association and I'm truly honored to serve such an amazing group. Networking and relationships are at the core of my success and I like to think of myself as a conduit, reaching event past title, that helps direct inquiries about real estate and lending as well. In addition to my role here, I'm currently serving as the Registration Chair for the Women's Council of Realtors and as the Head Chair for the Greater Dublin Realty Association's annual Golf Outing. While I was born and raised in New England, I'm an alumni of THE Ohio State University and consider Powell, Ohio my home.
Social Director | Stacey Goodwill | Loan Originator NMLS #187986 | CF Bank | 614-212-1419
Stacey GoodwillStacey joined Loan One Mortgage in 2009. Stacey holds licenses in 9 states but focuses mainly in Ohio. She is the host of a radio show called Home Talk Columbus on 98.9 FM that airs on Saturdays from 10-11. She has been in the Powell community for 25 years and brings experience in lending and the purchase process from a buyer's perspective.

Stacey has a background in photography and ran a charity organization called SMASH with Love raising over $340,000 for the Stefanie Spielman Foundation. She also can provide staging and decorating services through her company The Inspired Room.
Website/Social Media Director | Jessica Li | Senior Loan Manager NMLS #1250286 | NFM Lending | 614-369-4848
Jessica LiJess has been the Secretary for SDCRA in 2016-2017 and has been the Website/Social Media Director since 2017.

She initially entered the industry when she began working with Ryan Homes in 2010. Since then, she has also obtained her Mortgage Loan Originator License and has been licensed since 2015.
Jess currently works with the Daniel Sa Mortgage Team at NFM Lending as a Senior Loan Manager. Her role is to oversee the contract-to-close portion of the transaction, ensuring that the loans close on time and that the participants in the transaction have a fantastic experience. NFM is new to the Columbus are and will soon be a major player in the local real estate market.

Jess has served as a Volunteer for Hilliard City Schools, Olentangy Schools, Habitat for Humanity, Mid-Ohio Food Bank and multiple committees within the Real Estate Community, Including WCR, SDCRA and GDRA. Her long term experience has helped her develop strong relationships and proven success with many in the real estate industry.
Tour Director | Anthony Leahy | First Commonwealth Bank | 614-563-9525
Anthony LeahyAnthony has worked as a Mortgage Loan Officer at Huntington since 2005 and was named Assistant Vice President in 2012. He has served as the tour director of SDCRA since 2012 and prior to that served as tour director for the Greater Dublin Realty Association from 2009 to 2011. Prior to starting at Huntington, Anthony graduated from the University of Miami (FL) in 2004 with a bachelor's degree in business management. He is a 2000 graduate of Thomas Worthington High School and served as a baseball coach at Thomas Worthington from 2005 through 2016, including being the head coach from 2014-2016. He lives in Powell with his three dogs, Landry, Payton, and Duke.