Meet Our Team

Our Team

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Al Parham
President / Chairman, Managing Broker
BIO

Mr. Parham serves as President and Managing Broker of River Oak Realty leading the company beyond its 30-year milestone. In this capacity, he oversees all brokerage activities, conducts business development, and sets the strategic direction of the company.

Al was raised in North Carolina, but has resided in the Northeast Florida area since 1978. He has been in the real estate business since 1984 and founded River Oak Realty Inc. in 1986. He lead the growth of the real estate business from a small residential sales office to an established Real Estate Brokerage firm in the Northeast Florida area now boasting a Property Management Division inventory of nearly 500 properties.

Al served for over 7 years on the Clay County Board of Directors, Chairman of the REALTORS® Political Action Committee, Clay County REALTORS® Association Grievance Committee and President of the Clay County Association of REALTORS® in 1992.

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Jennifer Peffer
Bookkeeper / Office Manager
BIO

Jennifer Peffer brings over 20 years experience in customer service, accounting and management to our team. Jennifer is a dedicated bookkeeper with extensive experience in accounts payable, accounts receivable, data entry, payroll and office administration. She is accurate and organized with strong problem-solving skills, extraordinary attention to detail and willingness go above and beyond to assist everyone. Jennifer is a fast learner with proven adaptability to new technologies and applications. Jennifer is the behind the scenes backbone to our everyday operations.

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Dana Pittman
Director of Operations / REALTOR®
BIO

Born in North Carolina, Dana has been a Florida resident since 1983 and lived in Clay County since 2005. She is a licensed Realtor® and Director of Operations for River Oak Realty, Inc. With over 15 years experience in Property Management, she has led companies through startups, survival, turnaround and growth modes. Dana’s strong work ethic, intuition, diligence and encouragement, creates a positive experience in the day-to-day operations of River Oak Realty. Her business approach is direct and successful while always listening to the client’s needs that ensures an honest and efficient transaction.

Married to her best friend, Dana has two beautiful children whom she adores. In her off time she enjoys her passion of being on the water boating, hiking and camping with her family.

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Charlotte Moore
REALTOR® / Property Manager
BIO
Experience
Since becoming a Real Estate Professional in 2009, Charlotte has adapted many exceptional skills through her training and Real Estate experience in order to serve her customers with the utmost respect, diligence and care they deserve. Among many other achievements, Charlotte obtained her GRI (Graduate of the Real Estate Institute) designation in 2012. With hard work and dedication, she specializes in working with buyers and homeowners to provide them with the knowledge they need to make informed real estate decisions whether buying, selling or renting. Her passionate attitude and fun loving personality ensures every customer’s experience always exceeds their expectations. If you’re looking a real estate professional to represent you, give her a call today. Disappointment is not an option!

About
Charlotte was born and raised as a Southern Georgia girl, but she and her husband have resided in the Jacksonville area since 1994. She has a dedication to serve all her clients with honesty and integrity. Charlotte thrives on making sure her customers and their friends and families are customers for life! She's known for always throwing a little fun in the mix, because Charlotte believes real estate should NEVER be boring.
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Tara Brooks
REALTOR® / Property Manager
BIO
Tara Brooks is a life-long Florida resident and has lived in the Clay County area since 2006. She worked in the real estate industry for several years as an administrative assistant, before obtaining her real estate license and began her career at River Oak Realty in 2014. Tara serves her clients with honesty, integrity and professionalism and is a valuable asset to River Oak Realty. She an experienced property manager for a multi-family apartment complex and is always excited to meet new clients and begin the journey assisting them with all of their Real Estate needs. Tara enjoys her off time kayaking and boating around the many waterways of northeast Florida. If you are looking for a motivated, dedicated and hardworking Realtor, call Tara today.
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Richard Conrad
REALTOR® / Property Manager
BIO
Rick has been a Real Estate professional since 2013 and brings with him 35 years of experience and knowledge in the customer service business. Since obtaining his professional license Rick has concentrated his efforts in the Property Management business where he thrives on face to face contact with customers and property owners alike. With a very diverse background, Rick and his wife, Jami, have served as missionaries in Cuba, Honduras, Brazil, Bolivia, and most recently in the Philippines with his community church. It is this passion for helping others, his direct approach and interpreting requirements that makes him successful in the property management field. Rick is a Father of 4 grown children and a Grandfather of three.
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John Latham
REALTOR® / Property Manager
BIO
John Latham, a life long resident of Florida, moved to the Jacksonville area in 1970. He obtained his real estate license in 1979 and for the last 30 years worked part time assisting families in finding that perfect home to rent or own while working full time servicing customers at a local Toyota dealership for 34 years. In 2011 John took over the management of Latham Real Estate Property Management Division and until its merger with River Oak Realty in 2017. He has an outstanding career in customer service and looks forward to continuing his relationship with new and past clients and property owners. In his off time, John enjoys golfing, bowling and spending time cruising with his family and friends.
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Kari Neyer
Assistant Property Manager
BIO
Kari was born and raised in the Orange Park, Middleburg area. As our Broker’s Assistant she is a fast learner, well organized and dedicated to customer service. With her husband and two loving pups, she enjoys camping, canoeing and anything with adventure. After earning her CDA in child development and education she would like to learn and expand her knowledge in the real estate industry while maintaining those life long relationships gained through hard work and consistency.
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Daniel Macary
Realtor® / Inspection Coordinator
BIO
Hailing from Connecticut, Daniel Macary, a huge animal lover, has been a resident of Florida since 2004. As the Field Inspector for the Property Management Division, Daniel has had the responsibility for inspecting our rental homes to ensure compliance with leases and Home Owner Association covenants. On behalf of our property owners, he oversees maintenance work orders, does preventative maintenance inspections, contacts tenants, owners and vendors to ensure the homes are being maintained and informing all parties involved. Daniel has recently become a Licensed Realtor®, enjoying all aspects of this new career. In his down time, he actually enjoys doing maintenance on his own house along with learning about other projects that are unfamiliar.
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Steve Nelson
Realtor®
BIO
Steve is a North Florida native. After all these years of working with businesses and homeowners in the area he has now decided to expand his services to assist these same people with the purchasing and selling of their homes. He is an expert of the terrain of the North Florida from Ameila Island to Ponte Vedra and wants to help you today!
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Ben Parham
Broker / Advisor
BIO

Ben Parham is the President and Managing Real Estate Broker of Integrity Realty & Management, Inc. in Denver Colorado. Prior to founding Integrity Realty & Management, Ben was the managing broker of River Oak Realty, Inc., one of the largest property management and sales brokerages in the Northeast Florida area responsible for a property management inventory of over 500 rental properties, and where he continues to serve as Vice President and Communications Advisor.

A veteran of the United States Navy, he proudly served as a Cryptologic Technician (Technical) where he was awarded the Joint Service Achievement Medal, two Navy Achievement Medals, and a Good Conduct Medal.

After completing his military service, he pursued his education graduating magna cum laude from Northern Virginia Community College with an Associate of Science degree, and earning his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Columbia College. Ben has been a practicing real estate broker since September 2000, and holds current broker license in both Colorado and Florida.

He is an active member of various professional organizations at the local, state, and national levels. Currently, Ben serves as the 2018 President of the Denver Chapter of the National Association of Residential Property Managers. In 2015, he was the Chairman of the Young Professionals Network for the South Metro Denver Association of REALTORS®. From 2011-2012, Ben served on the Board of Directors for the Florida Association of REALTORS®, the largest trade association in the state with a membership of over 100,000 members. His REALTOR® memberships include the Denver Metro Association of REALTORS®, South Metro Denver REALTOR® Association, Colorado Association of REALTORS®, Northeast Florida Association of REALTORS®, Florida Association of REALTORS®, and the National Association of REALTORS®.

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Lynn Parham
Accounting Manager
BIO
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Terry Parrish
REALTOR®
BIO
Terry was born and raised in Jacksonville and entered the United States Marine Corps after high school. After 22 successful years,he retired from the marines as a Signals Intelligence / Electronic Warfare Operations Chief and Language Specialist. After retirement, Terry worked with a major defense contractor in the United Kingdom as a Sr. Systems Engineer and Project Manager. Following his time in the UK, Terry transferred to the Northern Virginia area as a Systems Engineering Technical Advisor (SETA) for a niche Systems Engineering firm. After completion of his contract Terry obtained his license upon returning "home" to Jacksonville so that he could pursue his interest in Real Estate. Terry has successfully managed million dollar projects for U.S. government customers, now let him successfully manage your home, investment or commercial property needs by providing the same level of care and expertise. Whether it be your first home or your dream home, let Terry help you find the keys to your new front door!
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Joseph Elgin
REALTOR®
BIO
A retired veteran of the United States Navy Joseph now specializes in residential real estate transactions with buyers, sellers, and investors. Joseph provides the highest level of customer service, individualized attention, and making real estate an enjoyable experience. Always striving to understand your real estate’s needs, he maintains the utmost levels of integrity, confidentiality, and respect.
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Linda Sparks
REALTOR®
BIO

Former Chairman of the Duval County School Board, biology teacher, UNF Instructor, and Regional Executive Director of NECA/IBEW electrical academies, Linda now applies her leadership and love for real estate at most friendly River Oak. Linda brings vast experience as a leasing agent and real estate sales.

Linda earned her doctorate in Leadership from University of North Florida (UNF) and also holds an MS in Environmental Science. She was appointed by four Governors to numerous State Boards and Commissions and served on Jacksonville’s Greater Chamber of Commerce and Rotary Club One. She was awarded the Elected Official of the Year Award in 1998 and is currently completing her book on LIGHT.

Linda and David, who retired from Florida Highway Patrol and Florida National Guard, have four grown children and are members of Hibernia Baptist Church.

Linda welcomes your call.

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Bob Dickinson
GRI, CRS - REALTOR®
BIO
Robert E. Dickinson, GRI, CRS. Bob is a retired Command Master Chief, United States Navy and senior member of our team. He is a graduate of the Realtor Institute and a Certified Residential Specialist with an extensive background in property management and sales. Bob is a licensed Real Estate Broker in Florida and Maine. In 2016 he was awarded the coveted designation "Realtor Emeritus: from the National Association of Realtors.

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