Lorre Gaither James

Director of Business Development


Lorre James is an Albertville, Alabama native who has spent most of her adult life in the field of mass media. The mother of one daughter, Lindsey Camille and grandson Rylan, Lorre started her professional career in 1976 as a public speaking and drama teacher, after graduating from Auburn University, with a B.S. degree in Communication Education. She is very proud to be an Auburn Tiger!

Lorre segued from being a school teacher in Montgomery, Alabama to taking a step into the mass communications world in 1980. Over the following 25+ years Lorre has enjoyed a very successful career in radio, television and advertising agency work in Birmingham, Alabama. In 1989 she was named one of “Birmingham’s Top 50 Salespeople” by Business First Magazine. Lorre has her public speaking and stage experience to enhance her sales career with, on camera and voice-over work, copy writing, television and radio production, photography, along with developing and implementing elaborate media events and promotions. Lorre enjoys all types of exercise and strives to complete 3 half marathons per year. She  also prides herself in being a pretty good cook and makes a mean banana pudding.

Lorre moved to Destin from Birmingham, Alabama July of 1999 and worked as an account executive for a local radio station as well as a national newspaper chain, before joining McNeese Title and Law firm in 2008.

Many hats are worn as the Director of Business Development for McNeese Title.  Lorre organizes and implements Real Estate Seminars for  McNeese Law Firm, develops company marketing plans and strategies, assists Realtors with their marketing, hosts Realtor and ECAR events, chooses all those cool logo items and will even bring your Real Estate office a box of Freshly Baked cookies!