Mike Gaughan has not only watched Hendersonville evolve into one of Tennessee's most family oriented communities, he's been instrumental in its success. Mike is a Hendersonville native, a graduate of Hendersonville High School and Memphis State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering. He and his wife, Lindy, have two children Jack and Alex.
Mike’s credentials include over thirty years of full time real estate experience, certification by the Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI), and a Real Estate Broker’s License. His engineering background and professional real estate career give Mike particular expertise in new construction, as evidenced by his representation of the many developers who build the neighborhoods of Sumner County.
Mike Gaughan is recognized as a regional real estate industry leader. Under his leadership as
co-owner and managing Broker of RE/MAX Choice Properties, the firm has received The RE/MAX
Regional Broker/Owner of the Year award twice. He has been Hendersonville’s Businessman of the Year, the President for Tennessee Realtors, and served as the National Association of Realtors regional vice president for Region IV (Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee). His most recent award was the 2016 Realtor of the Year for Tennessee. Some of Mike's other achievements in the real estate industry include:
- Twice named Sumner County Realtor of the Year
-Platinum Award recipient, the county’s highest real estate accolade
-RE/MAX Platinum Club member
-Life Member Award of Excellence inductee
-RE/MAX Hall of Fame
-RPAC Hall of Fame
Mike has been honored for his extensive civic contributions by the Sumner County Commissioners for which he received the “Order of the Horse” award. This prestigious honor is given to an individual who has gone above & beyond in service to the county, and who has made a positive impact on the
county's quality of life.
Mike’s civic involvement includes multiple terms as President of The Hendersonville Chamber of Commerce and Chairman of the Sumner County United Way. He has also served as Chairman for Board of Directors for Hendersonville Medical Center, the board of directors for The Sumner County YMCA, The Jason Foundation, and Forward Sumner. Mike is presently serving on the advisory board for
Capstar Bank. He also belongs to Hendersonville Rotary Club, attends First United Methodist Church with his family and is a member of the local Chamber Of Commerce for Gallatin and Hendersonville, the latter of which he serves as the Vice-Chair Advocacy for economic development.
Mikes experience and contributions to the area have made him one of the most respected and sought
after agents in the area.