Qualified

All instructors are licensed for the specific subject taught. From time to time guest instructors and lecturers who specialize in a particular subject may be invited to participate in a class. The Institute provides only the highest quality instruction by thoroughly qualified professional instructors.  

Our Instructors

  • All instructors are licensed for the specific subject taught. From time to time guest instructors and lecturers who specialize in a particular subject may be invited to participate in a class. The Institute provides only the highest quality instruction by thoroughly qualified professional instructors. For instance:  

  • Ben F. Dowis, III

  • Associate degree in management, graduate of ITI (Instructor Training Institute), a licensed real estate instructor, and Associate Broker in Louisiana, and Virginia. Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Certified Military Specialist (CMS), Certified Residential Relocation Specialist (CRRS), Certified Career Development Specialist (CCDS), Licensed Real Estate Broker. Member of the Military Affairs Council "The Eagles" for Barksdale AFB. Producing manager and active Broker marketing and selling real estate, 2008 President of the Northwest Louisiana Association of Realtors®.  

  • Mary Cummings

  • Mary is an Associate Broker and Realtor in Louisiana.  She is a licensed real estate instructor and also holds a Bachelor of Science degree from SAGU.
    Prior to Real Estate, Mary had extensive business experience having been the operations manager for a local franchise and also part of a management team for a Fortune 500 company.
    She has served as the President of the Women’s Business Council in connection with the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce and also has been an ATHENA nominee for Shreveport.  Mary is the author of several books.

Meet Our Instructors

  • Ben F. Dowis, III CRS, ITI, REALTOR
    Certified LREC Instructor
    Realty Executives SB
    Phone: (318)746-8000
    Cell: (318) 453-8668
    Licensed by the Louisiana Real Estate Commission

 

  • Mary Cummings REALTOR
    Licensed by the Louisiana Real Estate Commission