Last week, C.A.R. announced the resignation of CEO John Sebree, who is leaving to pursue other opportunities. Sebree joined C.A.R. two years ago from Missouri REALTORS®. A search committee will be formed and a nationwide search for Sebree’s replacement will begin immediately.

In a statement released Saturday, C.A.R. President Melanie Barker and the leadership team announced the appointment of Debra Ferrier, CEO of C.A.R.’s for-profit subsidiary Real Estate Business Services (REBS), to serve as interim CEO. Ferrier has been with C.A.R. for 37 years, serving first as Vice President and Assistant General Counsel for C.A.R. and subsequently as General Counsel of C.A.R.’s business subsidiaries. She assumed the role of REBS’ CEO in 2010.

Read more