The agents at Champion Realty have a wide range of expertise and years of experience. That means that whether you are buying, selling, investing, or have properties that need management, we have the right folks to help you get the best outcome possible with your real estate transaction.
Jerri earned her real estate license in 1997 and her Broker’s license in 2003. Jerri has been the Managing Broker/Owner of Champion Realty since it opened in 2011. Jerri is an active member of the Western Nebraska Board of Realtors, Nebraska Realtors Association and National Association of Realtors and has served in many capacities both locally and Statewide. As Managing Broker, Jerri works behind the scenes at Champion Realty ensuring that every client receives the best service possible.
Sandy Macke, GRI, SRS
Sandy’s family moved to the area in 2002 from Ogallala where she was born and raised in a farming/ranching environment. A hard work ethic was instilled early on that she carries with her to this day. Real estate sales was an easy transition after several years in the insurance business when she received her real estate license in 2012. With the knowledge of insurance that she brings, Sandy can easily identify details that may come up in a transaction of buying or selling a property. She is passionate about Read More
Trista is a second generation Realtor with over 13 years experience. Licensed in 2008, she has come to specialize in acting as a Buyers Agent and Listing Agent for Residential, Acreages, Relocations, Short-Sales, Flips and Investment properties, and New Construction. Trista was born and raised in Gering NE, then pursued her Real Estate Career in Lincoln NE where she worked for Home Real Estate for 3 1/2 years before moving back to Scottsbluff in 2012 to raise her family and is now a Co-Owner of Champion Realty. Read More
Charissa has been involved in some sort of real estate for most of her adult life. She started out knowing more of the construction aspect of things and then a friend of hers asked her to join her real estate team. So, in 2013 she got her real estate license in South Carolina and started out as a specialized buyer’s agent for Keller Williams Realty. In 2018, Charissa and her husband decided that it would be best to be closer to family and so we packed up and moved to Gering, NE. She joined Champion Realty Read More
Erika has been a real estate agent for over 10 years and has lived in the panhandle most of her life. A native of Mexico, Erika speaks fluent Spanish which has open the doors to many opportunities in her career. Erika managed a local bank branch for almost 10 years which allowed her to get to know the residents of our community and be able serve their financial needs, her passion and commitment to her clients is what led her to pursuit a career in real estate. Achieving the best deal for her clients is her ultimate goal, Read More
Born & raised in the Scottsbluff area, Ken worked for City of Scottsbluff for 40 years as a firefighter, Fire Marshal/Arson Investigator, and certified building inspector. He has been a Realtor for 10 years, served on the Scottsbluff County Commissioner for 16 years, and the Scottsbluff School board for 20 years. He has been married 52 years, has two children, four grandsons, and serves on numerous committees in the community.
Let Kim’s 25 years experience in selling Western Nebraska real estate go to work for you. Whether you are buying or selling real estate, he can be of assistance in your home – land – or commercial real estate endeavors. Every real estate transaction has its ups and downs, but Kim does his very best to make your real estate transaction go smoothly throughout the process. He will keep you informed throughout your transaction. Give him a call or text at 308-641-8327 and ask Kim how he can assist you.
Amy Newman currently serves home Buyers and Sellers in Western Nebraska, with a special interest in First Time Home Buyers. Always holding client satisfaction as her highest priority, Amy works hard to make the entire home buying and selling experience as productive and enjoyable as possible. Clients working with Amy never fail to appreciate her warmth, professional integrity, and incredible work ethic. Prior to Real Estate, Amy worked in Human Services and Education, this is where she Read More
Tara Lovesee is an Associate Broker with Champion Realty. She obtained her salesperson license in 2018 after a 20+ year career as a social worker. In 2020, Tara felt drawn to increase her knowledge & expertise in the real estate industry. With focus and determination, she met her goal of obtaining her Associate Broker’s license. Tara takes great pride in serving her clients to the best of her ability. She is confident, determined, dedicated, trustworthy, detail-oriented & motivated. Read More Tara has lived in the Scottsbluff/Gering area since her graduation from college. She fell in love with the area & raised her 3 wonderful children in the Bulldog/Bearcat community! Although her children are grown & moved away, she remains in the area. She has spread her wings through changing careers, traveling, visiting family, and honing in on her creativity! From the love of landscaping her own yard, refinishing cabinets & furniture, and having a “vision” of something that comes to life, the sky is the limit!
Tara has lived in the Scottsbluff/Gering area since her graduation from college. She fell in love with the area & raised her 3 wonderful children in the Bulldog/Bearcat community! Although her children are grown & moved away, she remains in the area. She has spread her wings through changing careers, traveling, visiting family, and honing in on her creativity! From the love of landscaping her own yard, refinishing cabinets & furniture, and having a “vision” of something that comes to life, the sky is the limit!
Beth is a second generation Real Estate Agent who combines her people oriented skills with her passion for home staging in the industry. Beth graduated from Scottsbluff High School and moved to Colorado to follow her passion for design. Beth graduated from the Art Institute of Colorado and later received her Associate Broker license in Colorado in 2009. There she combined her love for interior design with her passion for Real Estate. She has advised many on staging and marketing their home. Read More
Tom Hirst was born and raised in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. He graduated with honors in 2018 with a degree focused on Law Enforcement. Upon graduation, Tom had the opportunity to travel to Chicago, and later Southern California, where he earned his California and Nebraska real estate licenses in 2021. Shortly thereafter, Tom moved to Scottsbluﬀ to be near family and joined Champion Realty. Tom believes that communication, active listening, and hard work are the foundations to successful real estate transactions. Read More
Court Merrigan grew up on a farm outside Scottsbluff, NE, working on the family operation in Nebraska and Wyoming. He graduated from Creighton University and also holds a Master’s degree from the University of Wyoming. After some time abroad, he returned to Wyobraska in 2009, where he has been involved in agriculture ever since. In addition to grunt work on the farm, he has been a farm manager and a hay broker. He recently worked as the Farm Manager and Collateral Specialist for Platte Valley Bank, Read More where he managed farms in Nebraska and Wyoming, handling acquisitions and sales, trusts, generational transitions, lease negotiations, farm improvement and development, and government relations. He also conducted valuations on commercial, residential, and agricultural real estate as well as equipment. He also gained a wide range of knowledge in farm financing and agricultural operations of all types and sizes. Court is Licensed in Nebraska.
where he managed farms in Nebraska and Wyoming, handling acquisitions and sales, trusts, generational transitions, lease negotiations, farm improvement and development, and government relations. He also conducted valuations on commercial, residential, and agricultural real estate as well as equipment. He also gained a wide range of knowledge in farm financing and agricultural operations of all types and sizes.
Court is Licensed in Nebraska.
Karen is a passionate real estate professional dedicated to helping her buyers find their dream home and her sellers obtain top dollar selling their home. Whether you are buying or selling a home, your specific needs are the most important priority. Karen believes that by carefully listening to you, she is able to provide you with the utmost professional and personalized service. She is customer service focused, and employs a highly detailed, organized transaction process. With over 30 years Read More
If you are buying a home, Karen will be sure all the sales contract details and deadline are met. She will order and review your title work, schedule inspections, and coordinate with the lender, appraiser, and inspectors.
If you are listing your home Karen will help you get your home ready to market and assist you throughout the selling process. She will view your property, oversee the photography done on your home, compose the marketing brochure, and make recommendations for cosmetic changes that will help your home sell more quickly.