Tom Byars is a owner and qualifying broker of ERA Byars Realty. Tom graduated from Walker High School in 1970. He then attended Walker College before transferring to Auburn University. He graduated from Auburn in 1974 with a B.S. degree in Business Administration and UAB in 1976, where he obtained a second degree in Education with a major in Physical Education. Upon graduation he went to work with the Walker County Board of Education teaching school and coaching. In 1978 Tom joined the family business and has since obtained his brokers license and GRI designation in real estate. Tom is a member of the National Association of Realtors, Alabama Association of Realtors and Walker Board of Realtors. Tom has served his community in many areas. He has served on the Northwest Alabama Mental Health Board, Jasper Industrial Development Board, Chamber of Commerce and the Musgrove Country Club Board. Tom is a active member of the First Baptist Church of Jasper where he has served as a deacon for over 30 years. He is also a member of the Kiwanis Club of Jasper. Tom has been married for 37 years to the former Carol Shubert. They have 2 children. Amy is a graduate of Auburn University and Physical Therapy School at UAB. She is married to Jake Sanders. Andy is a graduate of Auburn University where he received a degree in business administration. He presently works with Byars & Associates, Inc., where he is an owner and licensed insurance agent.
Position: Qualifying Broker