August 26, 2021

Registration: 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. (EST)
Event: 8:30 a.m. – 4:50 p.m. (EST)

UofL Event & Conference Center
Shelby Campus Founders Union Building 218A/C
450 N. Whittington Pkwy, Louisville, KY 40222

Registration is now closed, but on-site registration is available.

CE Hours: 6 (3 law)
GRI Elective Hours: 8 GRI Electives
Broker Hours: 8 Hours

General Information

The REALTOR® Summit is the blend of the two popular Summits, with a focus still being on brokers. With the market changing rapidly, it’s important to adapt and adopt, in order to give yourself a competitive edge. As Kentucky real estate brokers, managers and owners, the Kentucky REALTOR® Institute strives to offer you the most essential and current information on industry issues and trends to help your business prosper. The Summit will offer national speakers and discussion sessions to help keep you on top of your game. By attending this event, you will find answers to your questions. You can connect with the best in the industry and find ways to improve your business immediately. Now is the best time to further your real estate knowledge base.

Here are a few of the key topics discusses at the event: 

  • Top KREC Regulation Changes
  • Jaw-Dropping Tools To Find Potential Clients
  • Legislative Issues That Can Impact Real Estate
  • 2021 Mortgage Trends
  • Hot Topics in Brokers Risk Reduction
  • Getting Right Into It, Hate Speech And NAR COE
  • Broker Continuity Planning
  • E&O Coverages and Things Not Covered By Your Insurance
  • A deep dive into audio and video recording laws in Kentucky
  • Tech Tools and Tips for using Google & Zoom
    and MORE!




(Pronounced TRIS-tah ker-ZID-lo)

Trista is a graduate of Washburn University and Washburn University, School of Law, where she was a member of the Washburn Law Journal. After serving as Assistant Legal Counsel to Kansas Governor Bill Graves, Trista joined the office of the District Attorney for the Eighteenth Judicial District of Kansas as an Assistant District Attorney assigned to the Consumer Fraud division. From 2004 to January of 2010, Trista was the Government Affairs Director and Legal Counsel for the Wichita Area Association of REALTORS® and the South Central Kansas MLS, in Wichita, Kansas. Trista is now the principal member of C4 Consulting, L.L.C. and is devoting her time to offering excellent educational opportunities for real estate licensees across the country.



Juanita McDowell



Juanita is the President of InMotion Consulting, a training firm in Atlanta, GA that delivers over 200 workshops and seminars to agents and entrepreneurs in the U.S., Bahamas, and Canada. Every year Juanita motivates thousands of people across the country and abroad. Her keynotes and break-out sessions are always well-received and the cards and email flood in afterward. An avid writer and video blogger, her tech articles have been published in REALTOR® magazine and her YouTube videos have received over 2.5 million views.  She is a member of the prestigious faculty for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and a professional member of the National Speaker’s Association.


Amy Wickliffe
Jeff Ratanapool
Cindy Grissom
Dennis Stilger
Katie Garrity (NAR)


Thursday, August 26, 2021

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM EST
Registration & Refreshments

8:30 AM - 8:35 AM EST
Welcome & Introductions
KRI President, Brenda Gooslin

8:35 AM - 8:55 AM EST
Legislative Update
Amy Wickliffe

8:55 AM - 9:55 AM EST
Navigating Fair Housing
Trista Cruzydlo

9:55 AM - 10:10 AM EST
15 Minute Break/Networking

10:10 AM - 10:40 AM
Mortgage Market Check-in 2021
Jeff Ratanapool

10:40 AM - 11:40 AM
Sales Intel
Juanita McDowell

11:40 AM - 12:40 PM
Networking Lunch

12:40 PM - 1:10 PM
E&O Insurance Update
Cindy Grissom

1:10 PM - 2:10 PM
KREC Regulations Brokers Must Know
Dennis Stilger

2:10 PM - 2:25 PM
15 Minute Snack Break/Networking

2:25 PM - 3:05 PM
Tech Tools (Google/Zoom)
Juanita McDowell

3:05 PM - 3:40 PM
Hot Topics in Broker Risk Reduction
Katie Garrity

3:40 PM - 3:50 PM
10 Minute Break/Networking

3:50 PM - 4:50 PM
On the Record
Trista Cruzydlo


Homewood Suites by Hilton Louisville-East

9401 Hurstbourne Trace, Louisville, Kentucky 4022 (Directions)

Room rates are $109/night with room block ending July 26th
Hotel Includes: Free parking, all suites come with fully-equipped kitchens and enjoy a free hot breakfast, which is available in the lodge

To reserve a room, use the hotel booking link below or call (502) 429-9070
Reserve Your Room Here

Other hotel options close by:

Springhill Suites Louisville Hurstbourne - (502) 326-3895
Residence Inn by Marriott Louisville East - (502) 425-1821
Hyatt Place Louisville-East - (502) 426-0119
Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville East/Hurstbourne - (502) 326-3824
Embassy Suites by Hilton Louisville East - (502) 426-9191


Registration Fees

2021 KRI Trustees
  • Registration on or before 7/1/2021 by 8:00 AM EST
  • Must register as a single registration using the provided coupon code
2021 Local Board AE's
  • Registration on or before 7/1/2021 by 8:00 AM EST
  • Must register as a single registration using the provided coupon code
Group Pricing
  • Registration on or before 7/1/2021 by 8:00 AM EST
  • Only for two or more attendees.
  • Max is 15 attendees per registration form
  • Multiple payments are not available. Only one credit card can be used for group registrations
EarlyBird Single Registration
  • Registration on or before 7/1/2021 by 8:00 AM EST
Standard Registration Fee
  • Registration date after 7/1/2021 8:00 AM EST
  • Online registration closes 8/20/2021 at 8:00 AM EST
Onsite Single Registration
  • Registration date on 8/26/2021

*Online registration closes on 8/20/2021 at 8:00 AM EST. We are allowing walk-ins for this event.


Cancellation Fees

Cancellation Fee: $80.00/attendee
Cancellations are NOT allowed after 8/20/2021 at 8:00 AM EST

If an attendee cancels his/her registration prior to 8/20/2021, a refund will be given minus a cancellation fee. The refund request MUST be submitted in writing via email to If an attendee cancels his/her registration after 8/20/2021 at 8:00 AM EST or is a no-show, there will be no refund. Registrations are NOT Transferable.

By registering for this event, you acknowledge and agree to the terms and conditions above. To review all the classroom policies and procedures, as well as the requirements please click here.

Stockton Mortgage
As one of Kentucky's largest independent mortgage lenders, we work hard to get you and your buyers to the closing table as quickly as possible. Our streamlined process is a cumulation of 20 years of experience and lends itself to a 15-17 day close time. We offer all government loan programs and are a top KHC lender. On top of that, we also offer specialty products such as jumbo loans and have construction options for those purchasing land. We are committed to keeping you and your buyer in the know throughout the entire process with milestone updates so you never have to wonder what is happening with a loan. Equal Housing Lender | NMLS 8259