THE DAVID T. HOUSTON JR., SIOR
Presented annually to encourage and promote education for outstanding
and deserving individuals within the commercial real estate industry.
“I am honored and humbled to receive the David T. Houston,
Jr. SIOR Memorial Scholarship. Mr. Houston was a leader in
his community, his field and clearly believed that SIOR is the
premiere professional development organization. I want to
thank the SIOR Foundation for awarding me this scholarship and I look for ward to becoming involved with SIOR on a
local and national level.”
“I am delighted and humbled to have been selected as a
recipient for the 2016 David T. Houston, Jr., SIOR Memorial
Scholarship. In 2005 when I started my real estate career,
the SIOR designation was a goal that I set for my career
achievement. The David T. Houston, Jr., SIOR Memorial
Scholarship will be instrumental in making it possible for
me to achieve this designation. I highly valued being part of
such an elite group of experienced real estate professionals
and look forward to many future years of SIOR networking
and educational events.”
Kraig Heeter, SIOR
Jerry B. “Bill” Pendergist, Jr.
Flake & Kelly Commercial
Little Rock, Ark.
Kraig Heeter is first vice president,
partner at Kidder Matthews in Seattle,
Wash. He coaches youth soccer and
baseball and is a Hillside College –
Washington Alumni Board member.
Kraig used his scholarship to attend an
SIOR designation course, and has since
earned his SIOR designation.
Bill Pendergist is a partner at Flake &
Kelly Commercial in Little Rock, Ark.,
and was recently named an Arkansas
Business 40 Under 40 honoree. Bill is
a current SIOR Candidate and plans to
use his scholarship to complete his SIOR