Jack Courson has been named project manager for Bruce Williams Homes. Courson will handle various projects such as custom homes and remodels. Courson has owned and operated a custom homebuilding company and holds a Certified Residential Contractor's license issued by the state of Florida. He has more than 25 years of real estate and banking experience in Florida.
John Sackett was named the sales leader For WCI Communities' Tidewater Preserve, located along a 2-mile stretch of the Manatee River in Bradenton. With more than 20 years of experience in finance and real estate sales, Sackett has held positions in New York, California and Southwest Florida.
Samantha Cummins has joined the Manatee Avenue office of Jennette Properties. Cummins specializes in the property management and leasing of annual and vacation rental property in Manatee and Sarasota counties. Cummins has been a Manatee County resident since 2003. She currently serves as a board member of the Manatee Education Foundation, is the chairwoman of the Development and Marketing Committee and past Chair of the Foundation's Heart & Soul Gala and is a member of USF Sarasota Manatee's Brunch on the Bay Committee.
Tom Waters has accepted the position of president and CEO at Easter Seals South
west Florida. Waters is currently the chief advancement officer at Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium. He has held leadership positions at nonprofits including Mile High United Way in Denver, and Community Foundation of Sarasota County.
Janet Parsons has joined the Sarasota office of RE/MAX Alliance Group as an Associate Broker. Parsons has sold or served in a management capacity in the communities of Village Walk, The Isles and Sandhill Preserve on Palmer Ranch, and IslandWalk of the West Villages in Venice. Her real estate career began in the Miami market. She worked for Pulte Homes/DiVosta Homes for more than 20 years.