Our Story, Your Future

About Worthington Realty, Inc.

Long associated with real estate excellence, the Worthington Realty team carries forward a tradition of visionary leadership while serving as a worthy partner to home buyers, renters, and investors as they seek trusted expertise in residential sales, rentals, and development.

Our Worthy Values

Our core values guide us to recognize and leverage the unique, individual strengths of each team member, so we can truly be worthy partners to our clients and investors.

Great corporate cultures leverage their unique mission, purpose, and values to strengthen and inspire their team and to deliver on their promise to clients. At Worthington Realty, we work hard to maintain a culture that celebrates our values, encourages collaboration, and fosters innovation so that we can fulfill our promise as a worthy partner.

Honesty & Integrity

Honesty and integrity form the cornerstones of our organization, and we believe in being transparent, trustworthy, and ethical in all our interactions. This commitment ensures that we build strong relationships based on trust, respect, and open communication.

Worthy of Trust

Expanding on our values of honesty and integrity, our aim is being Worthy of our clients' Trust. Upholding these values in all interactions, we strive to earn, not just receive, trust. This commitment strengthens client relationships, fostering respect and confidence, exemplifying our belief that respect is always earned.

Collaborative Approach

We put our clients’ interests first, and strive to understand their unique needs, dreams, and aspirations so that we can provide tailored solutions and personalized experiences that go beyond their expectations.

Continuous Learning & Improvement

We embrace a culture of learning, adaptability, and improvement. We stay ahead of industry trends, follow best practices, and empower our team to find innovative solutions to provide exceptional service.

Our Agents

Tanner Miller , Sales Associate .

Tanner Miller

Sales Associate

Our Property Management Team

Christine Shipman: Property Manager

Christine Shipman

Property Manager

Laura Shipman: Assistant Property Manager

Laura Shipman

Assistant Property Manager

Our Leadership Team

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Brian Rodgers


Brian blends innovative thinking and versatile leadership in managing new developments, real estate sales, and property management. His experience with start-up communities in Southwest Florida includes overseeing Arborwood Preserve, Wild Blue, Vista Blue, and Mirada. Involved in the recruiting, hiring, and training of sales staff, Brian and his assembled teams have sold more than $200 million in property each year, with an average home price of $400,000. Brian is a licensed real estate broker in the State of Florida and earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from Southern Illinois University.

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Susana Davis, CPA

Owner/Sales Associate

Susana has overseen the financial, accounting, and regulatory reporting for investors, lenders, and joint venture partnerships. She has been actively involved in acquiring and financing over 80 commercial real estate assets and has managed multi-million-dollar accounts. With a background in real estate accounting and sales, Susana is a registered CPA in Florida, as well as a member of the FICPA. She earned her master’s degree in accounting and taxation, as well as her bachelor’s degree, from Florida Gulf Coast University.

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Michael Davis

Owner/Sales Associate

Michael has considerable experience in strategic planning, identifying future growth trends, overseeing the property due diligence process, and working with local governments on land use, zoning, economic development, and growth. Over the course of his career, Michael has been a principal and facilitator in sourcing, evaluating, and acquiring over $1.3 billion in private real estate transactions and partnerships. Michael is a licensed real estate professional in the State of Florida, as well as a member of the National Association of Realtors. Originally from Leesburg, Georgia, Michael graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Southeastern University and attended ongoing education at the Wharton School of Business.

Our Reviews

Milind A.Milind A. ★★★★★ Susana provided excellent service during our recent purchase of a condo. She is very responsive and arranged for outside contractors where necessary. When things were getting delayed, she was quick to step in and correct.Jose E.Jose E. ★★★★★ Susana is very kind, professional and knowledgeable. She made our home sale experience very smooth. Thank you Susana and Worthington Realty team.Leonel E.Leonel E. ★★★★★ Es un grupo de profesionales espectacular, que asesoran muy bien y están siempre dispuestos a ayudar al cliente.Kim J. D.Kim J. D. ★★★★★ Recently worked with Susana with 2 of our seasonal renters that desired to buy properties in Naples, Fl. She was fantastic with handling everything from property selection, contract negotiation, inspections and all aspects thru the closing. She is very detailed and exceptional at what she does. We highly recommend Susana and her team at Worthington Realty!Lisa H.Lisa H. ★★★★★ My relocation to Fort Myers was over four hours away. I was new to the area, neither knowing anything about anywhere nor anybody. I found the Worthington team extremely amazing! They responded quickly when I requested more information about an online listing. They work as a team … when the the agent I spoke with was unavailable at that time, someone else helped me and we did group chats. It was easy to set up property viewings. When my schedule changed at the last minute, they easily accommodated. They remained helpful, pleasant and supportive. Most impressive was the way they go above and beyond in so many ways! One example = I was looking for one thing, saw it wasn’t a fit but unsure what would fit. They helped me determine locations and properties that were more suited for me by getting to know me and asking questions. Their assistance made the transition easygoing and I am happy where I landed! Susana is the best!Humanity Innovation L.Humanity Innovation L. ★★★★★ Worthington Realty has been phenomenal helping us rent a short term rental after we sold iur home here in florida. They have always been warm, friendly, accessible. They provide the information we need, and are available to resolve issues when they have arised. They whole experience over the last few months has been phenomenal, not only are they great people and realtors, but they provided personalized, responsive care to those they work with.Rick D.Rick D. ★★★★★ In late winter we contacted Susana Davis of Worthington Realty to help buy a home in South West Florida.We found Susana to very knowledgeable of the marketplace and a pleasure to deal with. Coming from up North ,Susana set up appointments over a two period and then was great in helping us negotiate an acceptable contract. I am confident that if you select Worthington and Susana for your real estate needs you won’t be disappointed.Skip L.Skip L. ★★★★★ Great team, always responded quickly to concerns. Highly recommend.Richard A.Richard A. ★★★★★ very well organized and responsive to renter's requestsBill DBill D ★★★★★ Lexington CC is a beautiful community and Worthington realty personnel were responsive and helpful with all of our needs.Vicki H.Vicki H. ★★★★★ I found Worthington Realty to be very accommodating and went the extra mile to help me find a rental place. Since this was my first time renting a Florida property, I had lots and lots of questions and they were very patient and accommodating!Stephie B.Stephie B. ★★★★★ Worthington Realty has been a dream to work with. My husband and I just sold our home in Florida and are moving cross country and we needed a temporary furnished home quickly. They have been incredible to work, very responsive, and always available when we have questions. Even for inconsequential items. Highly recommend Susanna and Michael and their friendly and professional staff!John H.John H. ★★★★★ Hannah S.Hannah S. ★★★★★ Worthington Realty was an absolute pleasure to work with and would highly recommend them to anyone. The attention to detail, professionalism, and knowledge just radiates from Susana. We couldn’t have done it without Susana and Worthington Realty. I can’t imagine doing this process with anyone else and will continue to work with them in the future. It is refreshing to work with professionals who are also looking out for your best interests. Amazing team!Justin K.Justin K. ★★★★★ Working with Tanner has been a great experience. One of the most memorable aspects for me and my family was the clear expectations that were set, and the delivery on those expectations. We hope to work with Tanner again in the future.Kevin A.Kevin A. ★★★★★ Loved having Tanner on our side, he made the sell of our home so smooth. I had no idea it could be this easy! Buy/sell with Tanner and you won’t be disappointed!Eric O.Eric O. ★★★★★ I wholeheartedly recommend Tanner to anyone in search of a top-notch realtor and fantastic person to work with. He’s a guy who genuinely cares about his clients and consistently goes the extra mile to exceed expectations. His friendliness and warmth create an atmosphere of trust and comfort, making the home buying process not only successful but also enjoyable. Tanner has a deep knowledge of the area and the experience to address all questions and concerns. Thanks Tanner, for being a great friend and rockstar agent!Scott H.Scott H. ★★★★★ Super Professional!!! Love the customer service provided. Definitely looking forward to doing future business with Worthington Realty.ThanksScottConner T.Conner T. ★★★★★ We recently worked with Tanner Miller of Worthington Realty. We came to him with a long criteria of “must haves” for a new home and a tight budget. He took the time to understand our preferences and consistently sent listings that were great matches. I highly recommend Tanner for his professionalism, positive attitude, and ability to present listings and information in a fun/personalized way.Matthew A.Matthew A. ★★★★★ Throughout the entire process Tanner Miller was amazing to work with. He was very responsive to my calls, texts, and emails responding in a timely manner. Tanner is very easy to work with as he is very personable and easy going. His knowledge in the field is next to none and he will always steer you in the right direction. I would highly recommend Tanner to anyone looking but a house.Monica D.Monica D. ★★★★★ Working with Tanner Miller is always easy and comfortable. He is reliable, knowledgeable, and stays on top of communication. His clients best interest is always top priority. I look forward to continuing our relationship with Tanner and the rest of the Worthington Team!Taylor W.Taylor W. ★★★★★ We truly enjoyed working with Tanner Miller and Worthington Realty. They were responsive, understood our needs, and the overall experience was smooth.justin M.justin M. ★★★★★ Tanner Miller is an excellent real estate agent who sold my home in record time for above asking price. He was very professional, friendly, and attentive to my needs. He gave me valuable advice on how to prepare and market my house, and negotiated skillfully with my buyers. He handled all the hassles efficiently and made the whole process smooth and stress free. I highly recommend him to anyone looking to sell their home. Thank you, TannerZane S.Zane S. ★★★★★ Having worked with Tanner Miller in the past, it is clear to see just how much he cares about his clients and the enjoyment he gets from his career. Communication is impeccable and knowledge of the industry is unmatched. I truly believe that he will be a vital asset within the new company that he has decided to work with.christine S.christine S. ★★★★★ “I was very fortunate to find Tanner and have him help us buy our dream home. He is exceptional at his job and it was a pleasure to work with him.”Jenna H.Jenna H. ★★★★★ Tanner was very helpful and accommodating during the search for our home. He took the time to answer all of our questions and listened to all of our requests. We can not recommend Tanner enough !Nick M.Nick M. ★★★★★ Kimberly W.Kimberly W. ★★★★★ Susana, Michael and Brian are amazing to work with. They truly care about you and the SWFL community. I highly recommend them.Carbon P.Carbon P. ★★★★★ Great team and friendly staff! We sincerely enjoyed working with Worthington and their marketing team to achieve their vision!Ciara M.Ciara M. ★★★★★ Valerie W.Valerie W. ★★★★★ Our team has had the pleasure of working with Worthington Realty for years! They are truly a leading example in the real estate space. Their passion, expertise, and support is felt throughout each and every step of the transaction.Stacey R.Stacey R. ★★★★★ Great experience with the Worthington team. Professional, prompt to respond and very knowledgeable.Junior N.Junior N. ★★★★★ Very professional and a great company to work with. Special shoutout to Mr. Brian, thank you so much for your help and making our process a lot easier.Sara W.Sara W. ★★★★★ Kimberly P.Kimberly P. ★★★★★ What a wonderful experience. I always felt Worthington had my best interest in mind. Great communication and very hard working. Thank you for helping me sell my home in such timely manner.Paige R.Paige R. ★★★★★ Brian is incredible! Super knowledgeable and helpful. 10/10 recommend!!!Olivia M.Olivia M. ★★★★★ Julia B.Julia B. ★★★★★ The Worthington Realty team is comprised of true professionals! They are committed to this community and to providing exceptional customer service.Chynna S.Chynna S. ★★★★★ Susanna is the best! Not only did Susanna and the Company help me with providing accurate information , but my husband and I were able to find a home and enjoy it to the fullest! Trust them , they are dependable, accurate and will go above and beyond to accommodate your preferences and needs when it comes to finding your home! Thank you guys so much !Aaron L.Aaron L. ★★★★★ I sincerely appreciate all this company has done. They are my go to resource for all things real estate and property management. Very responsive, highly knowledgeable, and an incredible team of professionals ready to take on the next challenge. I can highly recommend them!Wes R.Wes R. ★★★★★ Brian Rodgers did an excellent job of selling our house in an uncertain and challenging market. His communication throughout the entire process was both timely and thorough. I highly recommend Brian Rodgers.Susana D.Susana D. ★★★★★ Proud to be an owner of Worthington Realty, and work with our amazing clients.Patrick Rollmann E.Patrick Rollmann E. ★★★★★ js_loader

Laura Shipman | Assistant Property Manager

Laura Shipman: Assistant Property Manager

Laura Shipman brings positive energy and proven people skills to her position as Assistant Property Manager at Worthington Realty, Inc. Her background in the service industry, from hosting to managing late-night bars, has equipped her with exceptional customer service and conflict resolution skills, essential for property management. Laura’s quick adaptation from the service sector to real estate showcases her commitment and quick learning capabilities.

In property management, Laura excels in customer interactions, benefiting from her extensive service background. She integrates her signature strengths — Humor, Love, Social Intelligence, Honesty, and Kindness — into her work, improving communication and solving problems efficiently. These qualities have helped Laura quickly become an essential part of the Worthington Realty team, contributing to a positive and effective work environment.

Laura’s approach to maintaining a positive attitude helps her to navigate challenges and inspires those around her. Her aim is to transition into a sales role, using her current experience as a foundation. She believes that understanding different aspects of property management and real estate will prepare her for success in future sales positions and personal investment endeavors.

Laura’s career aspirations are influenced by her family’s history in real estate, motivating her to succeed and grow within the industry. Her goal is to move from property management into sales, applying her knowledge and skills to further her career and personal goals.

At Worthington Realty, Inc., Laura is valued for her quick learning, upbeat nature, and team support. She is committed to leveraging her strengths to enhance team performance and client satisfaction. Laura Shipman is focused on her professional development and is sure to make significant contributions to the Southwest Florida community.

Christine Shipman | Property Manager

Christine Shipman: Property Manager

Christine Shipman brings nearly three decades of mortgage industry experience to her role as Property Manager at Worthington Realty. Her transition from mortgage processing to property management reflects her adaptability and dedication to real estate. With a degree in Music and Video Business from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, Christine initially entered the mortgage sector unexpectedly but grew to excel in various roles including mortgage processor, junior underwriter, and loan officer.

Her thorough understanding of financial regulations, market trends, and client service has seamlessly transferred into property management, where she has quickly mastered key responsibilities. These include tenant relations, property maintenance oversight, and lease agreement preparation, showcasing her attention to detail and strong organizational skills.

Christine’s workplace success can be attributed to her signature character strengths: Humor, Fairness, Forgiveness, Social Intelligence, and Honesty. Her social intelligence, in particular, has enhanced tenant relations and team dynamics, while her commitment to honesty has built trust and integrity within the workplace.

In her role, Christine aims to maintain positive relationships with tenants through proactive communication and enthusiasm. She utilizes her industry knowledge and client management skills to ensure success in property management. Her approach involves meticulous planning, a strong work ethic, and a focus on delivering excellent results.

Beyond work, Christine is passionate about reading and music, using these interests as creative outlets and sources of inspiration. She values travel and exploration, particularly enjoying tropical locations and the peacefulness of snorkeling. Christine is committed to a healthy work-life balance, emphasizing the importance of self-care and well-being.

Attracted to Worthington for its reputation and values, Christine sees her position as aligning with her long-term goals and personal ethics. She looks forward to contributing to Worthington’s success, particularly by exploring new challenges such as obtaining her real estate license and developing new seasonal rental strategies.

Aaron Lynch | Sales Associate

Aaron Lynch, Sales Associate

Since starting his real estate career in 2001, Aaron Lynch has exemplified growth and expertise in the field. His initial step into homeownership and investing enabled him and his wife to grow their initial investment, laying the foundation for further successful real estate transactions. This hands-on experience was pivotal in Aaron obtaining his real estate license, expanding his capacity to assist others with their real estate needs.

Over a career spanning more than two decades, Aaron has skillfully navigated through various market cycles, showcasing his adaptability and expertise. His professional acumen extends beyond residential real estate to include 1031 exchanges, self-directed IRAs, and commercial properties. Aaron also holds a contractor’s license, providing his clients with a well-rounded understanding of homeownership.

In his personal life, Aaron is a proponent of health and continuous improvement. He has embraced a lifestyle that includes regular exercise, yoga, and running, achieving personal milestones from 5k runs to marathons, with ambitions for ultra-marathons. His commitment to nutrition, meditation, sobriety, and journaling contributes significantly to his physical and mental well-being.

Family values stand at the forefront of Aaron’s life. He has imparted the importance of personal responsibility to his daughters, emphasizing the impact of their choices. Aaron’s community involvement is also notable, particularly his dedication to raising money for Parkinson’s research, driven by his father’s battle with the disease.

Aaron’s vast reading and study in psychology and human performance shape his approach to real estate. He is known for his educational and empathetic style, fostering trust and understanding in his real estate transactions. Aaron’s mission extends beyond facilitating property deals; he is passionate about empowering individuals to build wealth through real estate, positively impacting the community, especially in Southwest Florida.

He is known by his peers for his humility, kindness, and organizational skills. These attributes are integral to Aaron’s client interactions, ensuring a seamless and trustworthy real estate experience.

Tanner Miller | Sales Associate

Tanner Miller , Sales Associate .

Tanner Miller started his real estate career in 2015 in construction management at Pulte Homes. Along the way, he realized that he was not only in the real estate business but was in the business of helping people. In 2017, he officially entered and fell in love with the world of sales. Tanner’s time at Pulte was marked by several accomplishments, including awards such as the Presidents Club, innovation recognition, sales accolades, and survey excellence. More importantly, it was a period of personal growth where he honed the skills necessary to listen, understand, and navigate challenging conversations. This experience gave him a profound sense of confidence in handling objections, overcoming obstacles, and addressing client concerns – skills that would later set him apart in real estate. 

As a sales agent with our team, Tanner brings a wealth of experience and a unique perspective. Having sold over 200 homes, he possesses a deep understanding of diverse buyer needs and the ability to uncover their current dissatisfaction and future aspirations. His background spans various facets of the real estate business, from construction best practices to negotiating both sides of a deal, mortgage knowledge, and title expertise. Tanner’s multifaceted experience positions him as a trusted resource for clients.

No two clients are the same, and each transaction presents a unique puzzle to solve. Whether it’s finding creative ways to sell a listing, assisting a new family in their search for their first home, or helping an investor make strategic decisions, Tanner thrives on innovation and continuous learning.

In building strong client relationships and delivering exceptional service, Tanner firmly believes in earning trust through reliability and values honesty above all else. He follows through on commitments and ensures that promises are kept.

Outside of real estate, Tanner’s passion for fitness and nutrition underscores his dedication to well-rounded success. Just as a well-structured exercise program delivers results over time, Tanner approaches his personal and professional life with a plan, focusing on achieving his desired outcomes.

Balancing his career with family life is seamless for Tanner and his wife, Stephanie. They each share a deep appreciation for real estate, design, and development, often finding themselves admiring architectural features during golf cart rides around their neighborhood with their two sons.

As for his interests outside of work, Tanner’s heart belongs to fishing, particularly his passion for Tarpon fishing. The intense focus and absence of distractions required in this pursuit provide him with the perfect escape from work-related concerns. It’s a chance to clear his mind and solve a different kind of puzzle.

With a commitment to excellence, a track record of success, and a holistic approach to life and career, Tanner Miller is Worthy of making a lasting impact on Southwest Florida!

Michael R. Davis | Sales Associate/Owner

Michael Davis' headshot.As one of the owners of Worthington Realty, Inc., Michael R. Davis proudly brings a wealth of expertise in strategic planning, growth trends identification, property due diligence, research, and marketing. Originally from Leesburg, GA, he has called Fort Myers his home since 2003. With a visionary mindset, Michael plays a crucial role in shaping the culture and future vision of Worthington Realty, always fostering an atmosphere of collaboration and growth.

With an insatiable thirst for knowledge, Michael’s passion for learning spans a wide spectrum, encompassing a diverse array of subjects, from philosophy and psychology to history and science. Embracing a genuinely curious and open-minded approach, he seeks to broaden his understanding of various disciplines, finding inspiration in the wisdom of the past as well as the innovations today.

Michael’s career accomplishments are a testament to his leadership and strategic acumen. As the co-founder and former managing director of TerraCap Management, LLC, a private equity commercial real estate fund manager, he was instrumental in sourcing, evaluating, and acquiring over $1.3 billion in private real estate transactions, representing more than 10 million square feet of properties across the United States. His expertise in overseeing property repositioning, hotel asset renovation, and land development management has been pivotal in enhancing property value and delivering exceptional results.

Outside the corporate world, Michael and his wife share a love for running together, embracing an active lifestyle that reflects their dedication to personal growth and perseverance. Whether participating in local races, or exploring new routes in travel destinations, their shared commitment to health serves as a metaphor for their shared journey through life.

Music holds a special place in Michael’s heart. He grew up playing drums, and now enjoys sharing the joy of music with his daughter as they sing and play together. Additionally, he dabbles with the guitar and began working on his piano skills during the challenging times of COVID. Music not only brings him personal joy but also serves as a creative outlet, allowing him to connect with others through its universal language.

As a licensed real estate professional in the State of Florida, Michael’s expertise and genuine leadership contribute significantly to Worthington Realty, Inc.’s success. More than just a leader, he is a mentor who encourages the team to embrace their passions, optimize their strengths, and celebrate their individuality.

Susana Alvarez Davis, CPA | Sales Associate/Owner

Susana Davis' headshot.Susana Alvarez Davis is a seasoned real estate professional and a proud owner of Worthington Realty, Inc. With an impressive background and a heart dedicated to helping families find their dream homes, Susana stands as a beacon of trust and integrity in the real estate industry.

Her journey began when she and her family immigrated to the United States in 1993, settling in Miami before eventually moving to Cape Coral. Susana’s early exposure to diverse cultures and languages laid the foundation for her exceptional communication skills, as she fluently speaks Spanish, Russian, and English.

A true testament to her dedication and work ethic, Susana obtained her real estate license at the age of 18. Her passion for education led her to Florida Gulf Coast University, where she pursued a Bachelor of Science in Accounting (cum laude) followed by a Master of Science in Accounting and Taxation. While in college, Susana showcased her remarkable versatility by working as a controller for a local real estate brokerage, all while achieving top sales accolades.

Susana joined TerraCap Management, a prominent commercial real estate private equity fund management company in 2011. After meeting the rigorous requirements and successfully passing the examinations, she earned her CPA credentials in 2012. Her ability to lead swiftly propelled her to the position of Director of Finance and Investor Relations, where she orchestrated the financial, accounting, and regulatory aspects of institutional and high net worth investors. She played an instrumental role in the acquisition and management of over 80 commercial real estate assets as well as the RFP process and onboarding of institutional investors.

Susana’s tenure at TerraCap Management strengthened her belief in the power of people. Understanding the significance of a cohesive team, she leveraged individual strengths to foster an environment where each member could thrive. This philosophy continues to be the cornerstone of her approach as she helps shape Worthington Realty, Inc. into a home for agents who want to finally be part of something Worthy.

Beyond her professional achievements, Susana finds joy in her roles as a devoted wife and a mother of three amazing teenagers. She enjoys taking walks through the many local nature preserves across Southwest Florida, always on the lookout for her favorite bird, the Great Blue Heron. Her love for traveling has led her to explore some of the most captivating corners of the world. She has a special place in her heart for the rugged wilderness of Alaska, the art and culture of Italy, the lush jungles of Costa Rica, and the rolling hills of Scotland. With a passion for health and fitness, Susana is an avid runner and enjoys combining her love of traveling by running races across the country. She enjoys reading historical fiction, biographies, and books that guide her on her journey of personal development.

Brian Rodgers | Qualifying Broker/Owner

Brian Rodgers is a dynamic force at the helm of Worthington Realty, Inc., serving as the Qualifying Broker and bringing a wealth of experience and innovative thinking to every aspect of the real estate industry. With a diverse background that encompasses new developments, property management, and real estate sales, Brian’s visionary leadership has helped shape the Southwest Florida real estate landscape.

Brian’s journey is marked by a commitment to excellence and a track record of success. His unique expertise in start-up communities has been instrumental in overseeing sales at projects such as Arborwood Preserve, Wild Blue, Vista Blue, and Mirada. Responsible for recruiting, hiring, and training, Brian and his assembled teams sold more than $200 million in property each year, with an average home price of $400,000.

Beyond his professional accomplishments, Brian’s zest for life is evident in his passion for offshore fishing. Venturing up to 100 miles offshore, Brian thrives on the exhilaration of reeling in big grouper, snapper, and even the lightning-fast wahoo, which can reach speeds of up to 60 miles per hour. This same determination and focus define his approach to real estate, where he consistently navigates challenges and pursues opportunities with unwavering dedication.

Brian possesses a knack for fixing anything and a love for tinkering that knows no bounds. Whether it’s addressing complex real estate intricacies or tackling hands-on projects, Brian’s problem-solving skills and keen attention to detail shine through, making him a trusted resource and leader in his field.

Brian and his wife enjoy spending time gardening, hiking, and working out together. Their mutual commitment to wellness and outdoor exploration reflects Brian’s rounded approach to life and business, where fostering growth and nurturing meaningful connections are vital.

Graduating high school from the small town of Christopher, Illinois, Brian’s roots ground him in a sense of community and authenticity that resonates in every endeavor. He is a proud graduate of Southern Illinois University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. With over 15 years of seasoned experience as a Real Estate Broker and Manager in Southwest Florida, Brian’s legacy is one of integrity, innovation, and a relentless pursuit of excellence.

In his role as Qualifying Broker, Brian continues to shape the trajectory of Worthington Realty, Inc., driving its success through visionary leadership, a commitment to quality, and a genuine passion for enhancing the lives of clients and communities alike.

Steve Rhodes | Sales Associate

Steve Rhodes headshotSteve Rhodes brings a wealth of experience and a genuine commitment to the real estate landscape, marked by a career spanning over two decades. His time in the world of real estate began as a new home sales representative at Cornerstone Developers in Naples, where he gained insights that would later shape his dynamic approach.

In 2004, with a dedicated focus on Lexington Country Club, Steve joined forces with his wife Patti, harnessing their collective strengths to offer clients a well-coordinated blend of expertise, authenticity, and exceptional service.

His profound appreciation for the community’s unique offerings, coupled with his role as a full-time resident for nearly twenty years, underscores his commitment to selling not just homes, but a vibrant lifestyle. Over the years, Steve has been instrumental in nearly 1,100 successful home transactions, solidifying his status as a respected figure in Lee County’s real estate scene.

Steve’s client relationships are built on authenticity, compassion, and meticulous attention to detail, bolstered by his natural ability to connect and create meaningful bonds. In tune with evolving market trends, Steve collaborates closely with Lexington administration to ensure clients receive up-to-date information and exceptional service.

His commitment to community initiatives shines through his support for charitable organizations, such as Barbara’s Friends, American Heart Association, and Breath of Hope. Steve’s reputation as a top client at Fidelity National Title and one of Lee County’s top producers reflects his dedication to his craft.

Outside of real estate, Steve enjoys cruising the open road on his motorcycle. When he’s not on his bike, you might catch him in his man-cave, unwinding and listening to his favorite classic rock hits. His motivation to deliver outstanding service is fueled by the trust and referrals garnered from satisfied clients, standing as a testament to his dedication, expertise, and unwavering commitment to excellence. As an active real estate agent and valued community member, Steve continues to leave a lasting impact on Lexington Country Club’s real estate landscape.

Patti Beavers | Broker Associate

Patti Beavers headshotPatti Beavers’ journey in the world of real estate is a testament to her unwavering dedication and exceptional expertise. Since 2001, Patti has been an integral part of the Worthington Realty team, specializing in the prestigious Lexington Country Club community, where she has participated in nearly 1,100 home transactions. Her accomplishments extend beyond numbers, however, as she takes pride in being one of the top realtors in Lee County, a testament to her dedication and expertise.

A fellow Lexington resident, Patti’s connection to Lexington Country Club runs deep, fueled by her genuine passion for the community’s unique lifestyle and her desire to help others find their perfect home. Her approach is grounded in partnership and friendship, as she treats every client interaction as an opportunity to build meaningful relationships.

Patti’s philosophy centers on listening to her clients, staying informed, and providing timely, detail-oriented service. She leverages her extensive experience to guide clients through the buying or selling process, always striving to represent both buyers and sellers fairly and upholding her community’s reputation.

Beyond her professional accomplishments, Patti is dedicated to giving back to her community through various initiatives and events. Her involvement with organizations like Barbara’s Friends, American Heart Association, and Hope Hospice reflects her commitment to making a positive impact beyond the realm of real estate.

Throughout her career, Patti has worked alongside her husband Steve Rhodes, forming a dynamic partnership that has been instrumental in their collective success. Their collaboration exemplifies teamwork and dedication, with each bringing their unique strengths to the table. Together, Patti and Steve have become synonymous with excellence in Lexington Country Club real estate.

Patti’s journey is a true reflection of her character – a dedicated, compassionate, and forward-thinking Broker Associate who not only understands the nuances of the industry but also appreciates the value of building lasting relationships. With a heart for service and an unwavering commitment to excellence, Patti Beavers continues to be a guiding presence in Lexington Country Club real estate, helping clients find not just a home, but a place where memories are made and cherished.