Realtors group hires CEO
The Oklahoma City Metro Association of Realtors has hired Shane Johnson as CEO effective Nov. 15, said Lorna Koeninger, president. Johnson has worked with Realtors groups for a decade, most recently as CEO of Quad City Area Realtor Association in Bettendorf, Iowa. Before that, he was CEO of St. Charles, Mo., Association of Realtors near St. Louis. Previously, Johnson was deputy chief of staff for former U.S. Rep. Jim Nussle, R-Iowa.
Johnson grew up on a small farm in central Iowa, graduated from the Agriculture College of Iowa State University and holds a law degree from the University of Wyoming. He is a certified instructor for both Dale Carnegie Training and At Home with Diversity. He is active in the National Association of Realtors.