Event Highlights

Learn about our jam packed day of amazing local and national speakers, networking, education, and more!

We're Bringing Powerhouse Real Estate Experts To Rhode Island To Educate YOU!

The Real Estate Power Summit is brimming with essential information for success in today's market. Join real estate experts to identify the forces shaping the current market and uncover tomorrow's opportunities!

Dr. Lawrence Yun  Chief Economist, National Association of REALTORS®️

Dr. Lawrence Yun

Chief Economist, National Association of REALTORS®️

Dr. Lawrence Yun is the Chief Economist and oversees the Research group at the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. He supervises and is responsible for a wide range of research activity for the association including NAR's Existing Home Sales statistics, Affordability Index, and Home Buyers and Sellers Profile Report.

He regularly provides commentary on real estate market trends for its 1.4 million REALTORS®.

Dr. Yun creates NAR's forecasts and participates in many economic forecasting panels, among them the Blue Chip Council and the Wall Street Journal Forecasting Survey. He also participates in the Industrial Economists Discussion Group at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. He appears regularly on financial news outlets, is a frequent speaker at real estate conferences throughout the United States, and has testified before Congress. Dr. Yun has also appeared as a guest on CSPAN's Washington Journal.

Jimmy Mackin  CEO of Curaytor & Best Selling Author

Jimmy Mackin

CEO of Curaytor &
Best Selling Author

Jimmy Mackin is the CEO and Co-Founder of Curaytor, the #1 listing attraction platform for real estate teams. He's also the co-author of "Exactly What to Say: For Real Estate Agents", a #1 Best Seller in the Real Estate Sales & Selling category on Amazon, a keynote speaker, and widely known as a market leader in listing attraction strategies. Tom Ferry has referred to him as a "world class real estate expert." At Curaytor, he works with 540 of the top agents and teams to help them build a listing-first business, resulting in over $30B in sales.

Curaytor is a full-service digital marketing company specializing in real estate marketing and lead generation. Created in 2013, Curaytor has been featured in Forbes, Inc, The Huffington Post, USA Today, and American Express Open Forum.

Jimmy is also the co-host of the hit podcast #WaterCooler. With over 115 episodes and 8.5 million minutes watched, the show is a go-to resource for anyone in the real estate industry looking to grow their business in today's digital landscape.

Shea Hillenbrand  Former Red Sox All-Star & Motivational Coach

Shea Hillenbrand

Former Red Sox All-Star & Creator, MLB Mindset Formula


After living out his two childhood dreams of becoming a 2-Time MLB All-Star and owning a zoo, Shea Hillenbrand has transitioned into a new found love of leading professionals - just like you - to a game changing level of success through three simple but powerful shifts through the MLB Mindset Formula.

He now teaches individuals how to conquer the impossible by turning failures into unlimited success in their personal lives, businesses, and careers. He teaches and inspires audiences to "Step to the Plate" by embracing failure to unleash their potential so they can reach new heights of success.

He is also the found of the Above All Odds Foundation, a non profit organization that creates engaging and rewarding youth programs. The power of the AAO Experience is that the lessons learned extend beyond the field of play and into everyday life.

Kristi Jenks  Top Real Estate Team Leader &   Tom Ferry Coach

Kristi Jencks

Top Real Estate Team Leader &

Tom Ferry Coach


Kristi Jencks is a name synonymous with genuine enthusiasm and practical wisdom in the world of real estate coaching. With a decade-long tenure as a top real estate team leader in Phoenix, Kristi combines her professional expertise with a relatable, down-to-earth approach. Her speaking engagements, notably at the Tom Ferry Success Summit, are not just informative but also infused with her natural humor and energy.

Kristi lives by a simple yet powerful philosophy: "Be Disciplined. Stay Accountable. Always Hustle." These principles are at the heart of her coaching style, encouraging a balanced approach to ambition and personal growth.

Her qualifications, including specialized speaker training, and certifications in AI mastery and Tom Ferry and Phil Jones' "Exactly What to Say", equip her with a diverse toolkit to guide business and team leaders. Kristi's methods are practical, focused, and tailored to the real-world challenges of the real estate industry.

Merrill Jenks  Top Real Estate Team Leader &  Tom Ferry Coach

Merrill Jencks

Top Real Estate Team Leader &

Tom Ferry Coach


Merrill Jencks is not your ordinary real estate coach. With a career launched amidst the Great Economic Recession and rising to the top 1% of his MLS, he blends sharp wit with deep market insights, making him a standout speaker for any audience. Merrill transforms complex real estate data into captivating, actionable advice. His unique training method, which includes role-playing and data deciphering, prepares agents for the market's challenges.

With 10+ years at the helm of a top-tier real estate team, Merrill has navigated through the industry's most turbulent times, like the dramatic shifts since 2020. His resilience and adaptability in these periods highlight his expertise and leadership qualities.

As a speaker Merrill Jencks not only informs but inspires. He doesn’t just present; he engages, educates, and energizes his audience. For those looking to make a lasting impact and drive change, Merrill is the clear choice, bringing care, insight, and inspiration to every event.

Katelyn Rhoades  The Social Marketing Queen &  CEO of Enfluence Marketing Studio

Katelyn Rhoades

The Social Marketing Queen &

CEO of Enfluence Marketing Studio


Katelyn Rhoades, also known as Social Marketing Queen, is a social media influencer and speaker, podcast host of Call Her Creator, and CEO of Enfluence Marketing Studio, a full-service social media agency based out of Florida.

Voted as a Top Instagram Coach of 2024, and Top Social Media Marketing Expert of 2023, Katelyn helps busy entrepreneurs and brands shine online and make more sales utilizing the power of social media marketing.

A trailblazer in the realm of digital empowerment, Katelyn has over a decade and a half of social media marketing experience. With a BS in Journalism, her passion for storytelling and video marketing is evident in her work and has helped her reach millions of business owners across the world.

Katelyn holds certifications in HubSpot marketing software and is also a Facebook-certified digital marketing associate as well as Google Ads video and AdWords certified.

Lindsay Dreyer

Broker/Owner of City Chic Real Estate &

CEO of Happy Agent Co.

Lindsay Dreyer

Broker/Owner of City Chic Real Estate & CEO of Happy Agent Co.

According to Lindsay, you can have a life and business you love, that work together, so you have time and energy to pursue whatever lights you up!

As the Broker/Owner of City Chic Real Estate, Lindsay is all about her agents. A boutique firm that offers world-class support services, their agents are so well supported that they can be top producers and have a life. With personalized marketing, admin and showing support, their agents are building their businesses without working more hours.

This led her to create The Happy Agent Co, where she teaches agents to avoid burnout and redefine success. What does Lindsay do different than other real estate coaches? She take a holistic approach, bringing in all aspects: self, home life, and career; helping them all dance together.

You put in the work to become a top producer; now it’s time to optimize for your dream lifestyle. Lindsay will help you work smarter, not harder. She's been there and made it through the other side and would love to help you do the same!

9:00am

Doors Open and Vendor Expo 

10:00am

Kristi Jencks: Navigating The New Terrain Of Buyer Agency

10:30am

Merrill Jencks: Leveraging Cutting-Edge Technology To Transform Your Sales

11:00am

Dr. Lawrence Yun: Understand The Forces Shaping Today's Market and Tomorrow's Opportunities

12:00pm

Lunch Break and Vendor Expo

1:00pm

Jimmy Mackin: Capture More Listings With Proven Tactics From A Real Estate Innovator

2:00pm

Katelyn Rhodes: Boost Your Brand: Skyrocket Your Real Estate Business By Mastering Instagram and Facebook

2:30pm

Lindsey Dreyer: Live the Life You Love: Balance Success in Business With Personal Happiness

3:00pm

Shea Hillenbrand: Develop a Major League Mindset: Learn The Mindset Shifts That Can Transform Your Career

4:00pm

Vendor Expo

5:00pm

Post Event Happy Hour and Networking

The Kent Washington Association of REALTORS® provides resources and support services that enables its members to maintain high standards of integrity, knowledge, professionalism and community involvement, while protecting the public’s right to own, transfer and use real property and to enhance the public’s awareness and confidence in REALTORS®.

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(401) 885-9300

2240 South County Trail #3

East Greenwich, RI 02818

© 2024

Kent Washington Association of REALTORS® - All Rights Reserved. Site designed & maintained by

Obsessed With Success Marketing.

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