Meet Our Team

 Rachel Ray Real Estate is built on the concept of putting the needs of each client as our top priority. Our agents stay current with the most recent market trends, and work hard to service our clients to the best of their ability. Our agents are skilled negotiators and are eager to help assist you through the buying or selling process.

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Rachel Ray


Rachel was born and raised in the New Albany area. She is married to Al Ray, and together they have 4 beautiful children. Rachel has served in the real estate industry for over 10 years. She has worked in many aspects of real estate including residential, commercial, and land sales, along with property management. She was voted the "Best of the Best" Realtor for the Union County area in 2018 and 2019. She puts attending to her clients needs as the top priority of her business. Rachel also gives back to her community by creating and organizing charity events through her local church and working with educational organizations in career mentoring with today's youth.

Sara Derrick


Sara is a New Albany native and is passionate about serving her community. She has seen great changes and growth in her hometown and appreciates having the opportunity to help her clients grow and change in their real estate needs. Her business is referral based from previous satisfied clients. Sara strives to provide the most excellent service to buyers and sellers in order to earn their trust, referrals, and repeat business. Clients appreciate her flexibility, patience, ability to listen and hear what a client wants, negotiation and analytic skills, and her ability to adequately market a home.

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Nicole Bullock


A lifelong Tippah Countian, Nicole has been married for 14 years to her high school sweetheart, Chris, and they have 2 children, Jacob and Jenna. She attends Concord Baptist Church. Nicole has worked in the healthcare field for 12 years resulting in an in-depth knowledge of property management regarding MS Medicaid. She enjoys spending time with her family, scouting new properties and traveling the world! A member of multiple civic clubs, she was voted Administrator of the Year in 2019 by the MHCA and loves to help with her daughter’s Girl Scout Troop. She is self-motivated and eager to help you buy/sell the home/property of your dreams!

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Kami Riddle


Kami Riddle was born and raised in Union County. She now resides in Booneville, MS, with her three beautiful children. Kami has her Masters in Education and is pursuing a second Masters in Psychology. Kami has always had a passion for real estate and has even tried her hand at flipping houses. She is excited and ready to help you with your buying or selling needs.
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Kim Wood

Associate Broker

Kim Wood, Associate Broker, was born in Iowa and has lived in New Albany for the past 39 years. She is married to Tony Wood and they have 5 children and 7 grandchildren together. She received her realtor license in 1995 and became a broker in 1997. She has served as a broker realtor for 25 years. She specializes in VA, Federal Housing, and USDA Loans. She furthered received education in Appraisal 1 and Appraisal 2 along with financing to further benefit the buyer and seller. She has been a multi-million dollar producer for 25 years representing both buyers and sellers in her community. She strives to serve your real estate needs with expertise, kindness, and fairness to her buyers and sellers. She is an active member of her church and community.

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Bill Thurman


I have a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of South Carolina and am retired as a Senior Economist for the U. S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics. I have ten years experience in the field of real estate in both Florida and Mississippi. I live and work by the Golden Rule and if there is one thing that I would like to hear both my clients and co-workers say about me is: "I trust you." To me the greatest honor is to be selected to be of service and I do my utmost to make it a most pleasurable and rewarding experience.

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Craig Sherrer

Craig Sherrer


I am a Mississippi native, born and raised in the heart of the Mississippi delta. My family and I moved to Northeast Mississippi in 2006. Having recently retired, after spending 27 years teaching in the community college system, I am now a full-time agent with Rachel Ray Real Estate. Real estate has always been my passion. Having bought and sold several homes, I understand the anxiety that can be associated with a real estate transaction from both the buyer and the seller's perspective.

I am honest and hard working. I take the time to tune in and really listen to my clients to help make sure they are successful in reaching whatever their real estate goals may be. I love to stay on top of the latest listings and technology so I can provide my customers and clients with the best possible experience when buying or selling their home. I am excited about helping you find the home of your dreams.

I have been married for 34 years to Angie Byrd-Sherrer. We have two awesome children, Holly and Matt, and one wonderful granddaughter, Fendley.

We are members at West Jackson Street Baptist Church in Tupelo, MS.

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Ann Pernell


Ann Pernell has been an active member of her community for 30 years working in both the public and private school system and in her families business, Something Special. She is so excited to be turning that community focus toward real estate. With a passion for service in the North Mississippi area, Ann is ready to help with your home buying and selling needs. As a proud member of the Rachel Ray Real Estate family, Ann carries the values of hard work, integrity, and outstanding client service into everything she does. When Ann isn’t making home ownership dreams come true for her clients, she enjoys spending time at the lake with her family and reading books by the pool. Ann lives in Myrtle with her husband Terry and their Boxer dog, Moe Money. They have four children and eight grandchildren.

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Kathy Little


Kathy is a lifetime resident of Union County. She has worked in the legal field involving real estate for 35 years and is familiar with the process of buying and selling properties from start to finish. Kathy is married to Brian Little, also from Union County, and together, they have three grown children. Let Kathy put her experience to work for you, whether you are buying, selling, have inherited property, or are struggling to make the payments on your property. No matter your situation, Kathy will work hard to assist you.

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Rob Cagle


Rob is originally from Tippah County, graduating from Ripley High School. He and his family now reside in Ingomar, MS. He is married to Jessica Cagle and together they have 2 children, with another on the way. Rob graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business from The University of Mississippi, Hotty Toddy! He has been in Finance for 16 years. In his spare time, Rob enjoys playing golf, watching sports, and being with his family.

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Ashley Wallis


Ashley and her husband Bruce have lived in the Dry Creek Community for nearly 15 years, they have two boys Whit and Cruz. Her previous career included being an Educator of 11 years. She enjoys traveling with her family to destinations that include sun and sand! Ashley has a love for all of God's creatures but her Weimaraners and Jacks hold a special place in her heart. Much of her spare time is spent caring for her fur babies. She is new to the real estate scene but excited to be a part of the Rachel Ray Real Estate team!

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Leslie Mitchell

Office Manager

I am from the New Albany area, and graduated from New Albany High School. I am happily married to John Mitchell and together we are the proud parents of Jon Haven Mitchell. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends and am excited to begin my new journey in to the world of real estate.