The Mingle School of Real Estate
Dana Rhodes
MAED, DREI, ABR, CRB, e-PRO, SRES

Dana Rhodes teaches broker pre-licensing, broker post-licensing and continuing-education (CE) mandatory update and elective courses. He also enjoys tutoring students at Mingle. On the national level, Rhodes is approved to teach several designation courses through NAR’s REBAC program, including the Accredited Buyer Representative courses (ABR) and the new Green designation courses. Rhodes also teaches NAR's At Home With Diversity certification program and the Employer Assisted Housing program. 

Rhodes has earned the Distinguished Real Estate Instructor (DREI) designation from the Real Estate Educators Association (REEA). There are only 68 DREIs worldwide. In 2008, NAR appointed Rhodes to be a master instructor (an instructor who teaches instructors) for the Employer Assisted Housing program. He taught both the Employer Assisted Housing program and the train-the-trainer sessions at the 2008 NAR National Convention in Orlando, Fla. and NAR Midyear Convention in Washington, D.C. and continues to offer these programs every year.

In 2009, Rhodes was selected as the North Carolina Real Estate Educators Association (NCREEA) Educator of the Year. In addition, the North Carolina Real Estate Commission (NCREC) presented Rhodes with the Billie J. Mercer Excellence in Education Award at its annual educators’ conference. The Billie J. Mercer award was established in memory of Mercer, a former chair of NCREC for her service to the commission and her dedication to real estate education. Rhodes was also presented with the Educator of the Year Award from the Real Estate Educators Association (REEA) in Portland, Ore.

Rhodes started out in the real estate industry in 1983. He is a broker with Springsteed Realty and the owner of Unified Martial Arts, a training and consulting company. Rhodes has served on several committees and the board of directors for both the local association and the N.C. Association of Realtors®. Rhodes has written a number of articles on real estate and was a reviewer for Dearborn's Seventh Edition textbook.

Dana Rhodes
Mingle School of Real Estate
1201 Greenwood Cliff, Suite 200
Charlotte, NC 28204
dana@danarhodes.com



The Mingle School of Real Estate