Meet Jason Warren & Associates
Owner / Broker
As one of Tupelo’s most trusted and top producing brokers, Jason Warren leads the agency with adept knowledge and seasoned expertise in all facets of residential real estate development.
Jason has embraced his profession for over 24 years while proudly serving the Northeast Mississippi real estate market. His deep passion for enriching the lives of others is marked by his drive to negotiate and finalize agreements on his client’s behalf. Jason’s consistent, service-oriented approach to real estate has generated strong referral based business growth, leading to his agency’s formation in 2014. With a profound commitment to helping others with their real estate needs, Jason is honored to guide his clients through one of the largest transactions they will ever make. Over his real estate career, Jason has been named #1 in Sales in The State of Mississippi, repeat Multi-Million Dollar Producer, NEMBOR Realtor of the Year. His agency completed 2018, brokering over $63 million in sales.
A lifelong resident of Tupelo, Jason is an active member of his community and belongs to the Tupelo Chapter of Business Network International, Northeast Mississippi Board of Realtors, and the Community Development Foundation. He also attends Lawndale Presbyterian Church, where he and his family are long time members. An avid runner and tennis player, Jason enjoys an active life outside the office. He is also a dedicated family man, with a devotion for making fun memories with his family.
Affiliate Broker / Team Leader
Lead Listing Agent and Affiliate broker Robin Walton brings analytical expertise and a lifetime of entrepreneurial competence to Jason Warren & Associates.
The ins-and-outs of business development come second nature to Robin. Raised helping her parents run their family-owned business, Robin understands the importance of actively nurturing sustainable relationships with her clients and maintains an in-depth understanding of market analytics. A Tupelo resident of over 30 years, she is adept at bringing peace of mind to sellers in the rapidly-evolving housing market. From the listing agreement execution to the date of closing, Robin patiently counsels her clients through every step of the selling process. Robin’s in-depth regional knowledge and client-oriented focus leverage her clients’ assurance to consistent, pristine care.
Robin is a native of Golden, Mississippi and holds a degree from the University of North Alabama. Prior to joining our agency, she owned and operated a successful local business. Robin is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Mississippi Association of Realtors, the Northeast Mississippi Association of Realtors, past chairman of the local boards & MLS committee, and receiver of the Sterling Society Award. She holds a broker’s license as well as certifications in specialties such as Relocation and Real Estate Professional Loss Mitigation. Robin is a long-time member of All Saints Episcopal Church with her husband, Dr. Billy Walton, a family physician in Tupelo. Her daughter and son-in-law both practice law in Jackson, Mississippi. Robin is a proud grandmother to their fast-growing toddler, Olivia.
Affiliate Broker / Buyer Agent
Buyer Agent and Affiliate Broker Neel Dean brings over 13 years of real estate excellence and seasoned negotiating skills to Jason Warren & Associates.
From finding the right property to negotiating listing price and contract terms, Neel patiently guides his clients through every step of the home buying process. Deeply service-oriented and known as a “fixer,” Neel has a knack for establishing meaningful connections with his buyers. His passion for helping others and extensive knowledge in local market conditions are perfect for addressing his client’s desires or concerns. He shows dozens of homes every week, fully engaged with his client’s needs as first priority!
Aside from real estate, Neel maintains a very active lifestyle of working out and traveling. An ardent cross-fitter and runner, Neel enjoys completing races and competitions both locally and nationwide. Neel is a long-term resident of Tupelo and resides in the city with his wife and 5 children.
Buyer Agent Mandy Keith brings a hyper-specialized client focus and local housing market expertise to Jason Warren & Associates.
She became a real estate sales agent in 2013 and joined Jason Warren & Associates in 2017. Her previous career as a nurse fanned her passion for premium, service-oriented care. She advocates on behalf of her client’s best interest at all times. A lifelong resident of Northeast Mississippi, Mandy has proven experience serving the region’s housing market and understands the key components for a seamless transaction and swiftly navigates through the home purchase process, meeting her buyer’s goals every step of the way.
When not on home tours with clients, Mandy enjoys an active life with her family traveling and playing tennis.
Having been named a multi-million dollar producer for 4 consecutive years, Sadie brings tenacious enthusiasm to Jason Warren & Associates.
From preparing one’s home ready for sale to contract negotiations, Sadie works alongside her clients throughout the entire process. Raised in an entrepreneurial environment, Sadie knows the importance of perseverance and deeply values cultivating productive relationships with her clients. Her can-do attitude and passion for interior design are perfect for addressing client’s desires, as well as, skillfully featuring a home’s unique presence and character.
Sadie attended the University of Mississippi where she studied real estate finance. Soon after beginning her career in 2014 she was named 2015 Rookie of the Year and was repeatedly recognized as Top Selling, Listing, & Producing Agent. In 2018, Sadie was awarded Daily Journal’s Top 40 Under 40. She is a current member of NEMSBOR & NCMSBOR. Sadie is a lifelong resident of Tupelo and lives in the city with her husband, Logan, and their two goldendoodles, Frances and Hazel. Sadie is an avid horseback rider with an appreciation for traveling in her free time; she can also be found in her kitchen, preparing a delicious meal for her family and friends!
Agent Karla Harmeier-Rucker brings pervasive management expertise and in-depth knowledge of the Southeast region’s housing market to Jason Warren & Associates.
When it comes to buying, selling, or investing in real estate, nothing is more important than having a dedicated and proficient realtor by one’s side. A native of Florida, Karla gained real estate experience working in the housing market across various states in the country’s southeast region. Prior to pursuing a career in real estate, she enjoyed a 10 year profession in the hospitality industry. As such, Karla understands the importance of distinguished client service. Her tenure in hospitality management and dynamic understanding of residential real estate have given her a tenacity for results oriented client care.
Karla is a member of Tupelo Kiwanis Club, where she previously served on the board trustees. She actively supports the Meals on Wheels organization and is a member of St. James Catholic Church. She resides in Guntown with her husband, Arlis, and daughter, Megan.
Dan Fortner isn’t a Tupelo native, but he’s close to being one. His family moved to Tupelo from South Carolina in 1985 when his father, Tim Fortner, was called to be the pastor at Lawndale Presbyterian Church. After graduating from Tupelo High School in 1988, Dan went on to get his bachelor’s degree at Belhaven University in Jackson. Dan’s wife, Roechelle Morgan Fortner is an attorney in Tupelo and the couple has three children, Sarah Ryann, Finn, and Mac. After working in the Oxford real estate market, Dan Fortner came to Jason Warren & Associates in 2017 as an independent agent and he works in both Tupelo and Oxford as well as their surrounding communities
Chelsea Aycock has a heart for service & brings almost a decade of marketing & business development expertise to Jason Warren & Associates. Prior to joining the agency in 2019, Chelsea enjoyed an extensive career in the medical field. While serving as Business Development Coordinator for North Mississippi Medical Center – Behavioral Health, she honed her natural talent for cultivating valuable relationships with others.
Throughout her career, Chelsea has fine-tuned her intuitive approach in marketing the Northeast Mississippi area to business professionals. Chelsea’s proven skills in marketing knowledge, relationship building, and recruiting background leverage her ability in addressing client’s needs & interests. A native of Northeast Mississippi, Chelsea’s in-depth knowledge of Tupelo and surrounding communities are a great asset to her clients. Not only will Chelsea find the right property for her clients, but she will focus on identifying the ideal home & neighborhood that will best suit her clients’ lifestyle!
Chelsea attended Mississippi State University, where she obtained her BA in business marketing. Chelsea and her husband, Hunter Aycock, reside in Tupelo with their two children. She & her family attend The Orchard Church, where Chelsea teaches Sunday school to 4th grade boys. She is an active member of the Tupelo Women’s Club, Joyner Elementary PTA, & FITCAMP, a local women’s gym in Tupelo. In her free time, Chelsea loves to explore creative avenues by tackling various art projects or helping friends & clients with interior design. Chelsea also enjoys spending time outdoors with her family, adventuring through local nature trails in the area!
Teresa W. Irwin
Teresa Irwin serves as the agency’s Transaction Manager and brings over 2 decades of administrative and financial experience to Jason Warren & Associates.
From the executed purchase agreement to closing, she is well-versed in complex regulations surrounding real estate transactions and manages these aspects on behalf of buyers and sellers. With her professional background and passion for helping others, Teresa consistently ensures a smooth closing process for our clients!
Teresa has lived in Northeast Mississippi all her life and currently resides in Guntown, a suburb of Tupelo. She is married to her husband, Mark, of 37 years and enjoys spending time with their 2 beautiful daughters, 2 terrific “sons”-in-law, & 2 energetic grandsons. Outside of the office, you can find Teresa spending time with her family or relaxing on a beach, with a book in her hands.
Louisville, Kentucky native Kelly Glover brings over 30 years of meticulous client- focused expertise to Jason Warren & Associates.
Kelly manages new listings and directs all administrative functions with great efficiency and care. With a skillful background in the medical industry, she is a perfect match for this dynamic, process-oriented role where the details matter. Kelly’s professional competence and client-oriented skills greatly support our listing agents and ensure a smooth and enjoyable selling experience for our clients!
Prior to joining Jason Warren & Associates, Kelly enjoyed an extensive and rewarding career as a Radiologic Technologist. Outside of the office, Kelly enjoys baking, researching genealogy studies, and traveling – an acquired interest after having lived in Germany for 4 years. Kelly currently resides in Mantachie, Mississippi, and has been married to her husband for 29 years. Together, they enjoy spending time with their 4 children and 9 grandchildren.
Executive Assistant to Jason Warren
Chelsey Lautensack serves the executive needs of Jason Warren and brings 10 years of administrative proficiency to the agency. In her capacity, Chelsey improves operational processes and leverages internal systems to yield high efficiency and pristine performance. Chelsey’s expertise lies in alleviating back office burdens by enhancing programming systems, fine-tuning operational procedures, strategic research and analysis, and coordination of projects and resources.