The professional REALTORS® listed below are independent contractors with Chad Holland Real Estate; they are not paid employees. They each work off of commissions alone. All are licensed by the Texas Real Estate Commission to practice real estate anywhere in the State of Texas. With extensive experience in the real estate fields of sales, home mortgage lending, agricultural real estate lending, commercial real estate lending, rental properties, construction, remodeling, property flipping, property valuations, broker price opinions (BPO's), buyer representation and property management, these professional REALTORS® are ready to serve all of your real estate needs.
CHAD HOLLAND - BROKER / OWNER / REALTOR®
An 8th Generation Texan, and direct descendant of a Stephen F. Austin's Old Three Hundred Colonist as well as a direct descendant of a Green Dewitt's Colonist. Chad was raised farming and ranching mainly in Childress, Collingsworth and Cottle counties. After graduating Wellington High School in 1984, Chad began his banking career while attending West Texas State University, and in 1987, he earned his Bachelor's in Business Administration degree with a major in Finance and an emphasis in Real Estate and Accounting. Married to Camie Robbins Holland of Canadian, together they have three children and three grandchildren.
REAL ESTATE CAREER:
Chad has personally owned and operated farm & ranch, rental and commercial property, since 1989, in addition to flipping numerous properties. He started his real estate practice in 2003, obtaining his Texas Real Estate Broker license in 2006. Chad has extensive sales experience in farm & ranch, hunting & recreational, residential & country homes, as well as rental and commercial properties. Having closed real estate transactions in fifty-eight (58) different counties across Texas, Chad is keenly aware that every real estate market is different.
Chad’s banking career started in 1984 and since 2002, Chad has served as Community Bank President of Childress InterBank and as Executive Vice President and Advisory Director of InterBank, a $4.1 Billion commercial bank. As an agricultural lender since 1989, Chad has closed thousands of agricultural and commercial loans, including hundreds of real estate loans in fifty-eight (58) counties across Texas as well as several counties in Western Oklahoma. Real Estate loans include farms, ranches, hunting & recreational property, home mortgages, new residential construction, hotels, new hotel construction, rental property and commercial property. Lending in both large urban banks in Amarillo, Odessa and Fort Worth as well as several rural community banks in-between, Chad has prepared hundreds of in-house real estate evaluations for properties held as collateral for these banks. Being involved in these various banks, and their respective communities, Chad has made many professional contacts throughout Texas and Oklahoma. These contacts include lenders, real estate brokers, title companies, inspectors, appraisers, archtects, engineers, surveyors, attorneys and insurance agents.
Since 1987, Chad has served as an officer and/or director in several different community civic organizations including Kiwanis, Lions and Rotary, as well as various county museums, and Chambers of Commerce. He is a former member of the Childress County Historical Commission and the City of Childress Planning & Zoning Commission. Currently Chad is a member of Childress Extension Leadership Advisory Board and the Childress Community Designated Fund.
With a vast network of contacts across Texas and around the globe, along with diverse experience in both real estate and lending, Chad has the skill and commitment to bring buyers and sellers together on a deal that works for everyone involved.
CAMIE ROBBINS HOLLAND - REALTOR®
Camie was raised in Canadian and graduated Canadian High School in 1990. She then attended the University of Texas at San Antonio before returning to Canadian to help manage the family owned business, Robbins True Value Hardware and Robbins Nest Gifts. There she gained extensive knowledge in retail and served as a consultant until her parent’s retirement. Married to Chad Holland, together they have three children and three grandchildren.
Camie began her real estate career in San Antonio working in Property Management. She became Office Manager of Chad Holland Real Estate in 2003 before becoming a full-time REALTOR® in 2008. In addition, Camie owns and manages several rental properties and has also flipped numerous residential properties in the area, since 1999.
Active for many years in various civic organizations in the communities she has lived in, Camie served as Secretary of Childress Lions Club, is a past Director and Treasurer of the Childress Chamber of Commerce and a former member of Childress Women's League. Currently Camie is serving as Chairman of the Appraisal Review Board of the Childress County Appraisal District. Camie has been involved in Special Olympics Texas Area 16 bowling, golf and basketball with her daughter Taylor for several years now.
Residing in Childress since 2002, Camie works the Childress, Memphis, Paducah and Quanah markets as well as the surrounding communities. Camie is very experienced in negotiating deals and will go that extra mile for her clients and customers to bring them to the closing table.
BEV ODOM - REALTOR®
With a passion for helping clients discover their new home, Bev Odom launched her real estate career in Collingsworth County in 2006 with Chad Holland Real Estate. She grew up in rural America at Happy, Texas.
After graduation from college with a bachelor’s degree in agriculture business from West Texas State University in Canyon in 1982, Bev trained for a career with the U.S. Department of Agriculture. During this time, she obtained her Texas Real Estate License through Amarillo College before serving as director of the Farm Service Agency in Hutchinson County.
A short career in banking followed getting married in 1986. Being a “community volunteer” for 13 years raising her four children helped Bev learn to really listen to and get to know folks. Through her experiences, she realized the good Lord had laid the groundwork for a career in real estate, a desire she had deep in her soul for many years.
In 2006, Bev’s inactive license status changed with a phone call from Chad Holland. Matching the perfect home, farm or hunting property with the ideal owner is extremely rewarding to her as she continues to build her market knowledge in Collingsworth County.
Happily married for 35 years, Bev and her husband Neal are thrilled with their new season in life as grandparents. Her craving for community service continues with the Wellington Lions Club, Collingsworth County Chamber of Commerce, Methodist Women, Wellington Opportunity Center and Cal and Ina Sugg Medical Foundation.
At work in the heart of the community as the Wellington Editor of The Red River Sun newspaper since 2010, Bev specializes in helping real estate clients realize their dream of home and land ownership by assisting them with the entire sales process. Whether in business or her personal life, she works at it with all her heart as working for the Lord rather than for man and gives her Lord and Savior all the glory for every real estate transaction.
SCOTT DEAN - REALTOR®
Scott was raised in Childress from the age of 2 graduating Childress High School in 1983. He married his High School sweetheart and classmate Lee Ann (Lott) Dean in 1985. After attending West Texas State University he began a career in the Utility Industry with Lone Star Gas Company working in Childress and Memphis. In 1987 he joined his In-laws' family business, Lott Sales Company, working with them in retail sales. Scott and Lee Ann ventured on their own in 1992, owning and operating Dean's Homerun Sports in Childress until selling their successful business in 2006. After a 2 year stint working for Childress ISD Scott returned to the Utility Industry spending the next 12 years as a technician and manager for USIC. Throughout his life Scott has enjoyed construction and remodeling. He has accumulated a strong knowledge of most construction skills performing many of these jobs on his own remodeling projects.
Scott is a past Member of the Childress Chamber of Commerce, Childress Downtown Merchants Association, Bobcat Booster Club, City of Childress Planning and Zoning Committee, Childress City Auditorium Building Committee, Memphis Lions Club, and Memphis Volunteer Fire Dept. He served as President, Vice-President and on the Board of Directors for Childress Little League. Scott has never been shy to volunteer and help any worthwhile cause.
Scott has always strived to live a life of honesty, hard work, and respect for his fellow man. Scott and Lee Ann have made Childress their home for the past 33 years where they raised their 2 children, Tanner and Miranda. They are now the proud grandparents of 5 grandkids and are grateful for their role as "Lee Lee and Bop Bop."
STEVEN SPARKMAN - REALTOR®
Steven Sparkman is a lifelong resident of Hardeman County and a 1985 graduate of Quanah High School. He has a BS degree in Agricultural Services & Development from Tarleton State University and an MS degree in Agriculture from Texas A&M Kingsville. He has been involved in farming and ranching in Hardeman County his entire life. He was the Texas AgriLife Extension Agent for Hardeman County for twelve years. Steven and his wife, Torey, have three children and five grandchildren. He is a lifelong member of the First United Methodist Church of Quanah. He currently serves as President of the Hardeman County Farm Bureau Board of Directors and the Quanah Historic Preservation Society Board of Directors. Steven formerly served as President of the QISD Board of Trustees and as a board member of the Quanah Farmers Co-Op. Steven has experience in residential and commercial property management, oil and gas production, and transportation logistics.