Commercial Real Estate Team
Senior Sales and Leasing Agent
E-mail Jim Bain
DRK Top Commercial Agent 2018 and 2019
Jim Bain works for Donald R. Kenney & Company Realty where he is responsible for the marketing, leasing and sales of the industrial and office portfolio.
Prior to joining DRK, Jim worked in the residential homebuilding industry in new home sales and finance for Manor Homes and Developer's Mortgage. He also has designed, built and sold custom homes in Dublin and Powell.
Jim is a licensed Realtor® and is a member of the Columbus Board of Realtors and Columbus Commercial Industrial Investment Realtors, where he has served on the Board as the Chair of the Facilities Committee. Jim has also been welcomed into the Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS (SIOR). He is one of over 3,300 SIOR Designees worldwide. He graduated from Miami University with a B.A. in History.
Jim resides in Granville with his wife and three children.
Sales and Leasing Agent
E-mail Perry Smith
Perry Smith works for DRK & Company as a commercial leasing and sales professional.
A central Ohio native, Perry received his B.A. from Ohio University where he majored in finance while also taking classes in real estate.
Before transitioning to the commercial leasing and sales team Perry held the position of Assistant Property Manager for Triangle Commercial Properties LLC, containing a portfolio of 3,000,000 SF of office, flex, retail and industrial space under management.
Perry's focus is on the representation of buyers/sellers and landlords/tenants in all fields of commercial real estate around the Central Ohio area. He is a licensed Realtor, and a member of both NAIOP Developing Leaders and CCIIR.
Sales and Leasing Agent
E-mail Amie Lenhart
As a sales and leasing agent with Donald R. Kenney and Company Realty, Amie has two decades of experience in the corporate business and real estate markets.
Prior to joining DRK, Amie worked in a variety of real estate and human resource positions, including: marketing coordinator for Colliers International; client services specialist with CBRE; human resource generalist for Plane Detail; and realtor with Coldwell Banker King Thompson.
During her career, she has consistently excelled in team branding, property marketing, developing client relationships, and coordinating corporate real estate transactions.
Amie earned her associate’s degree in real estate from Columbus State Community College before getting a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Mount Vernon Nazarene University.
She maintains a busy volunteer schedule, serving with Ronald McDonald House Charities, Meals on Wheels, Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, Muscular Dystrophy Association, and Best Buddies International.
Amie is a proud mother of three children and is a resident of Lewis Center.
Sales and Leasing Associate
E-mail Jennifer Jordan
Jennifer Jordan works at DRK and Company Realty as a sales and leasing associate for the commercial team. In her role, Jennifer is responsible for initiating and maintaining contact with prospective clients, inclusive of completing lease-sale documents and event coordination.
Prior to joining DRK, Jennifer worked as a market administrator for PNC Bank, where she oversaw the completion of the mortgage loan process. She managed the loan portfolio for 20 loan officers, ensuring loans closed on time.
She also has experience working as a marketing consultant, tasked with boosting the company’s digital marketing presence on social media and increasing lead generation. Her well-rounded employment background also includes working as a property management assistant. In that position, she assisted with rent collection, managing tenant needs and scheduling maintenance.
Jennifer is a proud member of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), Columbus Commercial Industrial Investment Realtors® (CCIIR), and the Ohio Commercial Real Estate Exchangors (OCREE).
Jennifer earned a degree in business management from Urbana University, where she was captain of the women’s basketball team. She is generous with her free time, volunteering with Goodwill, Red Cross, Paws Animal Shelter, and the Urbana Soup Kitchen. She has also been awarded the Humanitarian of the Year Award for the American Red Cross in the Greater Columbus Area.
Jennifer resides in downtown Columbus.
Real Estate Coordinator
E-mail Dannell Piper
Dannell works for Donald R. Kenney & Company Realty as a Real Estate Coordinator. She has 20 years of realty experience as an independent agent and worked for several real estate companies as a consultant and specialist.
Dannell has been a licensed real estate agent since 1998. Before coming to DRK, Dannell worked as a senior relocation specialist at Nationwide Mutual Insurance, where she oversaw provisions, costs, and negotiations related to the associate relocation process.
She has extensive experience facilitating communications between internal, cross-functional professionals and external corporate clients. She’s managed teams of real estate agents and maintained corporate clientele to ensure effective communication.
Dannell was nominated and participated in Nationwide’s Emerging Leaders Program. She also received the Rising Star Award in 2019 with Hunger Relief for team leadership and achieving campaign goals.