Speaker: 2022 GAR President Joey Tucker
Joey B. Tucker is the 2022 President for the Georgia REALTORS®, and a member of the Athens Area Association of REALTORS® (AAAR). He was licensed in 2002, obtained his Broker’s license in 2006, and is currently an Associate Broker with Coldwell Banker Upchurch Realty in Athens.
Joey is very active at the local, state, and national levels of the REALTOR® association. He is a two-time recipient of the REALTOR® of the Year award (2013, 2016) for AAAR. Joey served AAAR President in 2011, President of the Athens MLS in 2008, and is a current member of the Board of Directors, as well as serving and chairing almost all committees within his AAAR. Joey was the 2017 Vice President of Member and Public Services, 2013 Dean for GRI, Chair of the GAR YPN 2012-2014 (Young Professionals Network), Regional Director for Region 5, and a member of the Executive Committee.
Joey is a member of the NAR Meetings and Conference Committee and has served on the NAR YPN Advisory Group.
Joey is also an active in his community with the Chamber of Commerce where he is a 2004 graduate of Leadership Athens. He is also a member of the Athens Touchdown Club, the Classic City Young Professionals, a past member of the Athens YPN Advisory Committee of the Chamber, The Athens Jaycees – serving as President in 2017 – and a member of Athens First United Methodist Church. Joey has been appointed by the mayor to serve on the Athens-Clarke County Land Bank Authority and the Hearings Board of Athens-Clarke County. Joey is an avid UGA fan and enjoys time as the scoreboard operator for the UGA Basketball teams. He has one daughter, Olivia.