Weichert® Affiliated Agent Successfully Completes RAR Leadership Development Academy

— Michele Watson

Joyce Navary is a 2018 graduate of the Leadership Development Academy at the Richmond Association of REALTORS.

RICHMOND, Va. / May 21, 2018 – Weichert, Realtors® – Brockwell & Portwood, with offices in Richmond and Colonial Heights, is proud to announce that REALTOR Joyce Navary has successfully completed the Leadership Development Academy at the Richmond Association of REALTORS® (RAR).
The intensive months-long RAR academy helps develop visionary, service-oriented members for professional, civic and community leadership roles.
“It was an honor and a privilege to be a part of our regional association’s 2018 leadership development academy class,” said Navary, an award-winning agent at the Virginia-based real estate agency. “The skill sets and insight I gained from participating in this leadership academy will help me immensely, both professionally and personally.”
Navary began working in real estate almost a decade ago after retiring from a 37-year career as a special needs teacher. She joined the Weichert® affiliate shortly after obtaining her real estate license in 2006, where she has received numerous sales awards.
In addition to her real estate awards, Navary has also been recognized for her efforts to give back to the community.
The Colonial Heights resident was named Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women in 2016, the same year Navary was inducted into the association’s VIP Woman of the Year Circle.
“Joyce is an incredibly talented real estate professional who constantly seeks out opportunities to improve herself, both at work and in the community,” said John Brockwell, the broker/co-owner of Weichert, Realtors® – Brockwell & Portwood. “She continues to raise the bar for exceptional service here in our office and is always in search of ways to give back to the community.”
Weichert, Realtors® – Brockwell & Portwood is an independently owned and operated Weichert affiliate. The company serves clients in the Southside of the greater Richmond-Petersburg area.
For more information about Weichert, Realtors® – Brockwell & Portwood, located at 2425 Boulevard, Suite 6, in Colonial Heights, call 804-518-0500 or visit

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