Ryan Rutman, Realtor | Team Lead

As an agent for 13 years, Ryan is a top producing Realtor in Owensboro, Ky. He works for RE/MAX Professional Realty Group and leads the Ryan Rutman Real Estate Group. His commitment to service and hard work has propelled him to the top of the Owensboro real estate market, as he has been one of the area’s top three selling Realtors. 

“My mission as a Realtor is to exceed expectations. My driving force is to be the most professional and customer oriented Realtor out there.  I’m not concerned with being the biggest — I strive to be the best…one customer at a time!”

Chivonne Rutman, Realtor

Chivonne is a native of Owensboro, Ky. After graduating from Apollo High School, she attended Eastern Kentucky University, where she met Ryan, her husband of 15 years. Chivonne was very influential in the growth of her husband Ryan’s real estate business for 10 years, but is excited to now serve clients as a licensed real estate agent. Chivonne and Ryan have two daughters, Addie-Belle and Charleigh.

“I love helping clients find the home of their dreams or helping them navigate the process of selling their home. For me, it’s about the relationships, not the sale. I come to know my clients as friends, which is the best part of my job.”


Stephanie Hardesty, Realtor

Stephanie is a new agent, receiving her real estate license in July 2020. She is an Owensboro native, married to husband, Stephen, and the two have a son, John Martin. Stephanie enjoys interior design and working on home projects, being outside and spending time with family.

“I’m dedicated to helping my clients find the home of their dreams. Whether you are buying or selling a home or just curious about the local market, I would love to offer my support and services. I know the local community — both as an agent and a neighbor — and can help guide you through the nuances of our local market.”

Darlene Reiners, Transaction Coordinator

Darlene has called Owensboro home for the last 10 years and has worked in real estate administration in Owensboro since 2009. Darlene works with clients from listing until closing and beyond. You might find Darlene planting signs, dropping off house flyers or at the closing table.

“My goal is to share that same ‘welcome home’ experience I felt when I moved to Owensboro. I will be there working with you, the lenders and the title companies toward a successful closing.”

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Ashley Wedding, Marketing Manager

Ashley is an Owensboro native with a background in journalism, marketing and public relations. She is the editor of Owensboro Parent Magazine and enjoys a simple life in Philpot with her husband, Drew, and their three kids, Avery, Reed and Mason.

“My role is to help market your home effectively to potential buyers. Through social media and digital marketing campaigns, we work towards a fast, successful closing!”

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Adam Paris, Photographer

Adam has been photographing homes and commercial spaces since 2012. He has photographed over 1,500 homes. He is an avid history buff, especially when it comes to Daviess County and Owensboro.

“I have been working with the Ryan Rutman Real Estate Group for over eight years. It is my job to produce the best photos of your home to present to potential buyers.”