Our Agents

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John Ravenscraft, Broker

Email: jrave64@yahoo.com, Phone: 573-221-0555

John Ravenscraft founded his own real estate company, Ravenscraft Realty in 2015. Today he leads a team of 13 real estate professionals with offices in Hannibal, Palmyra and at Mark Twain Lake. John earned his real estate license in 2003. He joined United Country as a franchise owner in 2008. His consistently high performance earned him the United Country Diamond Award for six consecutive years. John represents the Mark Twain Association of Realtors on the state board. He’s also past president of the Mark Twain Association of Realtors. He’s a member of the National and Missouri Associations of Realtors. He’s a People’s Choice Award winner for favorite real estate agent. John is very active in the community. He recently served as president of the Hannibal Area Chamber of Commerce. As a former board member of the Hannibal Nutrition Center John led the 1.2 million dollar capital campaign for a new senior center. John is a former member of the Planning and Zoning Commission.

Janice Shaw

Janice Shaw, Sales Associate

Email: Janice.shaw11@yahoo.com, Phone: 314-518-8786

Born and raised in Palmyra, Janice Shaw continues to rank as one of the top real estate agents in northeast Missouri. She is a three-time winner of the Agent of the Year award. She earned the 2014 Gold Award from the Mark Twain Association of Realtors for posting 3.8 million dollars in sales. In 2015, her 2.7 million dollars in sales earned her the Silver Award. Janice has 17 years of real estate experience and was the first agent to join United Country Ravenscraft & Associates when it first opened its doors. She specializes in residential and land opportunities in the Palmyra area. Janice is a former State Director for the Missouri Association of Realtors. Janice is a board member of the Palmyra Community Betterment Association and the past president of the BLP Women’s Club. She’s a member of the Palmyra Chamber of Commerce and the Hannibal Women’s Club.

Nancy Speak

Nancy Speak, Sales Associate

Email: nancyspeak@yahoo.com, Phone: 573-822-1911

Nancy Speak joined Ravenscraft & Associates shortly after it was founded. In her 11 years in real estate, Nancy has consistently won awards from the Mark Twain Association of Realtors for her sales performance. Her sales of 1.8 million earned her the Bronze Award in 2015. Nancy worked 18 years as a lab technician for BASF before earning her real estate license in 2006. She is a member of the Palmyra Chamber of Commerce and enjoys volunteer work, especially helping in community benefits and fundraisers. Nancy was born and raised in Marion County.

Terry Sampson

Terry Sampson, Sales Associate

Email: trs_tiger@yahoo.com, Phone: 573-231-2783

Sales Associate Terry Sampson specializes in marketing the Hannibal area to clients. He earned the 2014 and 2015 Bronze Award from the Mark Twain Association of Realtors for posting more than one million dollars in sales. Terry conducts orientation tours of the area and provides specialized information on its features. As the former Executive Director of the Hannibal Area Chamber of Commerce, Terry knows our community better than most anyone. Terry is a lifelong Hannibal resident. He was the State Director of Land Acquisition and on the Executive Committee of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials when he retired after 26 years at the Missouri Department of Transportation. Terry is on the board of the Mark Twain Association of Realtors. He’s a member of the Planning and Zoning Commission for the City of Hannibal and a member of the Board of Education for the Hannibal Public Schools.

Rhonda Dodd

Rhonda Dodd, Sales Associate

Email: rhondadodd53@yahoo.com, Phone: 573-795-4137

Rhonda Dodd joined Ravenscraft & Associates in January 2012. She earned her real estate license in 1999. She’s a member of the Mark Twain Association of Realtors and the National Association of Realtors. Rhonda retired the end of September 2011 from the position of City Clerk for the City of Palmyra after a 31-year career there. Her vast knowledge of zoning and city codes makes her uniquely specialized in Palmyra-area real estate. Rhonda is active in the Palmyra Chamber of Commerce and recently served on the board. She belongs to the Palmyra Area Community Betterment Group. She is currently President of the American Legion Auxillary Post 174. Rhonda is a lifelong resident of Palmyra.

Dale Delaporte

Dale Delaporte, Auctioneer/Sales Associate

Email: 2auction@rallstech.com, Phone: 573-248-7482

Dale Delaporte is the most recognized name in auctions in the Hannibal area. He’s a lifelong resident and retired firefighter for the City of Hannibal. Dale now works full time on auctions and realty. Dale started building houses as a teenager so he has specialized knowledge in home construction and sales. Dale often volunteers his auction services at fundraisers for non-profit groups.

Helen Bunn

Helen Bunn, Sales Associate

Email: hobbin@socket.net, Phone: 573-248-9483

Helen Bunn has dedicated 22 years to the local real estate business. She joined Ravenscraft & Associates shortly after it first opened its doors in 2008. She’s a former board member of the Mark Twain Association of Realtors. Helen is a Ralls County native and has lived in this area most all of her life. She and her husband John Bunn have operated Bunn Enterprises for decades. Bunn Enterprises handles hauling and excavations. Helen enjoys volunteering, including spending time at the Mark Twain Museum.

Ashley Gibson

Ashley Gibson, Sales Associate

Email: ashleygibson1209@gmail.com, Phone: 573-406-9855

Ashley (Pyle) Gibson is a lifelong Palmyra resident. She recently decided to advance her career and earned her real estate license. She’s the Office Manager at Culligan Water Conditioning. Ashley has been a member of the Palmyra Jaycees for eight years.

Jennifer Ruhl

Jennifer Ruhl, Sales Associate

Email: jenniferruhl1@gmail.com, Phone: 573-231-6802

Jennifer Ruhl is based in the Mark Twain Lake office, which is located on Route J near the Clarence Cannon Dam. The office is just minutes from her home, so she is very familiar with the area. Ruhl is fortunate to have the two most successful agents in Northeast Missouri to mentor her. Dick Lawler, who is consistently ranked as the top agent in the Mark Twain Association of Realtors, has trained Ruhl and taught her the intricacy of lots, land and recreational property that is the specialty at Mark Twain Lake. In addition, Ruhl’s mother, Becky Motzkus, was a top sales associate for Ravenscraft Realty.
Ruhl is the former owner of Busy Bee Childcare Center in Hannibal. Ruhl has been married 16 years to her husband Brad. She has four children and enjoys spending her time hunting and fishing with her family. She is an active member and volunteer at the Crossing Church in Hannibal.

Cindy Lynn-Drainer

Cindy Lynn-Drainer, Sales Associate

Email: cindy.lynndrainer@gmail.com, Phone: 573-253-0774

Cindy is a lifelong Perry area resident. She recently decided to advance her career and earned her real estate license in 2017. Since Perry is her hometown the Mark Twain Lake Office located on Hwy J, is a natural fit and close to home. A graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia, she has been a lifelong Tiger fan. Cindy has worked in the social services field for the last 13 years and continues in that workforce as well.

Marolyn Scott

Marolyn Scott, Sales Associate

Email: marolyn_scott@yahoo.com, Phone: 573-221-1459

Being a native of Springfield, Missouri Marolyn Scott moved to Hannibal in 1983 and started her real estate career in 1984. She joined Ravenscraft Realty (previously United Country Ravenscraft & Associates) in 2009. She has been the recipient of numerous sales awards over her 30+ years. She was voted twice for People’s Choice Award, Top selling agent for many years, Bronze, Silver and Gold awards too. She is a member of Mark Twain Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors and Missouri Association of Realtors.

Brad Ruhl

Brad Ruhl, Sales Associate

Email: brad.ruhl1@gmail.com, Phone: 573-406-4350

Ralls County resident Brad Ruhl joined Ravenscraft Realty as a Sales Associate. He is based in the Hannibal location and will be working the Mark Twain Lake and surrounding areas as well. Brad has spent his last six years running his Custom Apparel Business and has helped many in the communities of the outlying areas. He enjoys spending time with family and friends. He attends the Crossing Church in Hannibal. Brad is a veteran of the Armed Forces and is a member of the Masonic Lodge and Jaycee organizations. Brad’s wife and mentor, Jennifer Ruhl, has been an agent for several years and is currently the top sales producer at Ravenscraft Realty.

Kristi Bussell

Kristi Bussell, Sales Associate

Email: Kristi.bussell18@gmail.com, Phone: 573-406-2385

Kristi Bussell recently decided to advance her career by earning her real estate license and become a team member of Ravenscraft Realty. She is based our of the Mark Twain Lake office located on Highway J. Kristi was born in Missouri and recently returned because of a love for the area. Bussell is happily married to Rhett and blessed with a son, daughter-in-law, daughter and two beautiful grandsons. Her favorite times are spent with her family, friends and enjoying the arts. Kristi has experience in home sales, marketing and management and looks forward to utilizing her background to help clients fulfill their homeowner dreams.

Teree Haynes

Teree Haynes, Sales Associate

Email: teree.haynes@gmail.com, Phone: 573-795-6174

Teree Haynes was born and raised in Pennsylvania. In 1993, she moved her family to the mid-west for a slower paced life. After being a stay at home mom until her children went to school, Teree started a career in banking. After 20+ years of banking and working with clients to get a mortgage, she decided to venture into real estate as an agent to explore that side of the process. Since 2012, Teree has helped numerous people buy and sell their homes. In 2017 Teree became a full time real estate salesperson. She is a member of the Mark Twain Association of Realtors and has received an Award of Excellence every year.

Andrew Yarbrough

Andrew Yarbrough, Sales Associate

Email: andrewyarbrough7@gmail.com, Phone: 573-795-1781

Andrew Yarbrough is a Hannibal native but now currently resides in Monroe City. He has over 15 years of experience in the field of residential and commercial technology installation. Andrew also has been an online retailer for over 4 years. From his previous experience with residential and commercial installations he has accumulated a wealth of knowledge in architecture, customer service, sales and negotiating skills. Andrew has an aptitude when it comes to photography and uses drone technology for aerial and difficult shots. Andrew has a green thumb with vegetables and a passion for cooking with his family. He is a member of Mark Twain Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors and Missouri Association of Realtors. With an enthusiastic motivation for serving he would be glad to be the Realtor to list your property or find one that fits you best.