Thank you OGAR REALTORS® and Affiliates for all the community work you do!

Ozark Gateway Association of REALTORS® is over 800 members strong and values their relationship with area communities.

The OGAR members have helped to raise money for, or donated time to, the following community groups:

  • Hearts & Hammers – Volunteer Workers
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Crossroads – Coats & Cans Drive
  • Boys & Girls Club
  • Souls Harbor – Food Drive
  • School Supplies for Area Schools
  • Freeman Children’s Unit (Joplin & Neosho)
  • McCune Brooks Hospital – Children’s Unit
  • Mercy Hospital – Children’s Unit
  • The Children’s Haven
  • Main Street Adoption & Clean-Up
  • Will Norton Miracle Field
  • Tri-County Cerebral Palsy Center
  • Bright Futures
  • Backpack Programs for Area Schools
  • Lafayette House
  • Joplin Humane Society
  • Jefferson City Board of REALTORS® - Tornado Relief
  • Joplin Memorial Run Annual Hydration Station
  • Ronald McDonald House

For more information about becoming a REALTOR® email the Missouri Real Estate Commission at, contact a local Real Estate School or check for courses available to you online.

To learn more about our conference center available to rent for business use, email Jennifer at or call 417-782-6161 for details and dates available.

Mission Statement

The Ozark Gateway Association of REALTORS® exists to provide support and services to the membership by:

  • Providing an effective and responsive Multiple Listing Service for the purpose of promoting cooperation and compensation.
  • Protecting the rights of members to conduct their individual business with integrity and competence, without undue regulatory restraints.
  • Offering educational opportunities to foster career advancement, real estate best practices and adherence to the REALTOR® Code of Ethics.
  • Promoting the preservation and protection of private property rights and opportunity for home ownership for all Americans.
  • Utilizing public relations to enhance the REALTOR® image and broaden their influence within our community.
  • Creating a framework to encourage and facilitate REALTOR® involvement in the legislative process

For more information about becoming a member of OGAR, contact Diane Newman at or call 417-782-6161



Kim Cox

Kim Cox

Association Executive/CEO

Diane Newman

Diane Newman

Membership Services & MLS Director

Jennifer Pace

Jennifer Pace

Director of Operations & Education