Lisa Gibbs and Rob Riddle, both of New Albany, recently were selected to participate in the Columbus Realtors Leadership Academy Class of 2016-17.

Lisa Gibbs and Rob Riddle, both of New Albany, recently were selected to participate in the Columbus Realtors Leadership Academy Class of 2016-17.

The residential real estate agents will complete an in-depth, nine-month curriculum designed to develop their expertise in business, public speaking, leadership, government, outreach and the real estate industry.

Gibbs holds Reli Re-Marketing Specialist, Certified Negotiation Expert, Professional Property Stager, Certified New Homes Sales Professional and Military Relocation Professional designations.

Riddle serves on the scholarship committee for the New Albany Realty Association, the new member committee for Rotary International and the national board of directors for the University of Kentucky Alumni Club.