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COLUMBIA, S.C. (February 12, 2024) — South Carolina REALTOR® (SCR) member and Hilton Head Realtor® Cindy Creamer has been named the association’s 2023 REALTOR® of the Year. The announcement was made during SCR’s annual Awards Gala and Installation of Officers in December.

The South Carolina REALTOR® of the Year program is the association’s most prestigious award. It was established in 1955 and has been designed to honor and recognize those Realtor® members who have contributed most to the advancement of the South Carolina real estate profession and community.

Creamer, who was SCR’s 2022 president, has been a Realtor® since 2006 with Dunes Real Estate in Hilton Head, South Carolina. She is a National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) director, and was recently elected as the 2025 Region 4 Vice President representing the four-state region including South Carolina, North Carolina, Kentucky and Tennessee. She holds Realtor® designations as an Accredited Buyers Representative (ABR), Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource (SFR), Certified Negotiation Expert (CFN) and Commitment to Excellence (C2EX). She served on the 2022 NAR State and Local Issues Mobilization Committee, previously served on the REALTOR® Political Action Committee (RPAC) Participation Council from 2018-202, Major Investor Council from 2023-2024, and has been a president’s circle member since 2017.

In addition, she served two terms on the SCR executive committee as the regional vice president for 2016 and 2017 and was also president of the Hilton Head Area REALTORS® (HHAR) in 2015 and 2018. She was elected in 2010 to serve on its board of directors. Creamer was a recipient of the President’s Service Award for 2014. She received the Realtor® Service Award from 2010 to present and was HHAR’s 2016 REALTOR® of the Year.

Creamer serves her local community in various roles. She currently serves on the board of directors of Hospice Care of the Lowcountry. From 2016-2019 she was appointed to the Hilton Head Town Venue Committee as the chairman. She also currently serves on the board of directors for the Children’s Trust of South Carolina.

“SCR is proud and honored to have Cindy represent all of the Realtors® in our state as the 2023 South Carolina REALTOR® of the Year. Her dedication, expertise and unwavering commitment to excellence have not only set a benchmark for her peers but have also elevated the standard of who we should strive to be as Realtors®,” said SCR’s 2024 President Reah Smith.

Click here to view the 2023 REALTOR® of the Year video tribute.


South Carolina REALTORS® (SCR), the largest professional trade association in the state, serves as the voice of real estate for more than 28,000 members involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries. REALTOR® is a registered trademark that identifies a professional in real estate who subscribes to a strict code of ethics as a member of SCR and the National Association of REALTORS®.