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Anna Houston

Anna Houston is a Mississippi native with deep roots in the fertile soil of the Mississippi Delta. Although her family hails from the Delta, she grew up in the welcoming community of Pearl, MS. She graduated from Pearl High School and continued her education at Ole Miss.

Anna is married to Joel Houston, and together, they have two wonderful children, Huntlee and Collins. Their home is on the family farm in Sylvarena, MS, in the heart of Smith County.

Anna is a proud member of Mississippi Women for Agriculture, Mississippi Farm Bureau Women, the Smith County Cattleman’s Association, and the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce.

Anna believes that living in Mississippi is not just a choice; it’s a love affair. From the Delta to the Pine Belt, Anna loves the sense of community and the rich heritage Mississippi holds. She considers it a privilege to call Mississippi and Smith County home. Anna has worked at Tom Smith Land and Homes since 2017 and is currently the company’s email marketing director and social media coordinator.


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Brady Richardson

Brady was born and raised in Starkville, Mississippi. After high school he graduated from Mississippi State University in 2022 with a degree in Business Administration and a minor in Insurance with focuses in Real Estate and Finance. Brady developed a love for the outdoors at a young age after seeing his father’s passion for hunting and fishing. His desire to be in the outdoors is what has drawn him to Tom Smith Land and Homes. Brady currently lives in Madison, Mississippi where he continues his passion for hunting and fishing. When working with Brady you can expect honesty, integrity, and a will to ensure your real estate needs are not only met but exceeded. Brady is excited to join the TSLH team and looks forward to helping you with all your real estate needs.


Mike Odom

Mike is a lifelong resident of Madison County where he was born and raised in Flora, Mississippi and attended Tri-County Academy. After graduation, he attended Mississippi State University where he studied Animal Science. He later attended and graduated from Belhaven College with a bachelor’s degree in business. Mike’s sales career began in the construction equipment industry with Ditch Witch, selling trenching and underground equipment. He then spent the better part of 25 years in the construction and agricultural industries where he worked as a territory manager, regional manager, sales manager, and location manager with major equipment manufacturers such as Atlas Copco, John Deere, and Caterpillar. During this time, Mike learned the importance of customer care and always putting the customer first.

After many years on the road, Mike had a strong desire to find a career that would allow him to enjoy more time at home with his family and would better fit his active lifestyle. Mike’s love for land developed at an early age while working on his family’s farm. His passion for hunting and the outdoors drew him to a career in real estate. He enjoys the time spent with clients showing properties and sharing his love of the outdoors. He does everything he can to ensure that he makes his clients a priority!

Mike is married to Christy McMillan Odom, who has also been involved in real estate for many years as a real estate paralegal. They reside near Madison, MS and have three children, Mary Blair, Brady, and Meredith. They enjoy family vacations at the beach, cooking on their back porch, working around their house, and weekends at their family farm in Attala County, MS. Mike has also coached travel softball for over 15 years at a competitive level and is currently coaching with the Hotshots organization based out of Conroe, TX.

During his career, Mike has learned to put the client first and make sure they are confident and comfortable with their transactions. He has learned the value of listening to the client and asking questions that will help them work together to find the property they have always dreamed of. He is committed to making YOUR PROPERTY HIS PRIORITY.


Colby Watson

Colby’s love for the outdoors is what drew him to Tom Smith Land and Homes. Born and raised in Pearl, MS, he has had a love for the outdoors since his dad took him hunting for the first time. He attended Pearl High School and graduated in 2006. After high school, he went to Meridian Community College on a soccer scholarship. He has deep roots in the outdoors; he is a dedicated duck and deer hunter. His love for the outdoors is where he gets his passion for the land and being in nature. In 2010, he started a duck guiding business in the MS delta and ran it successfully until getting married in 2014. At that time, he formed a lawn and landscape business in Central MS as the owner and operator.

Colby, his wife Katie, and their son Bodie reside in Pearl. Their free time is spent on the water or in the woods. During the summer, they enjoy spending time at their lake house on Eagle Lake. They love being around friends and family and making memories.

Colby is excited to join the team at TSLH. He takes pride in helping people and is looking forward to assisting you in finding your dream property to create lasting memories.


Haley Hickman Belden

Haley Belden is a native of Brandon, MS. She graduated from Northwest Rankin High School and earned a B.S. in Elementary and Special Education from the University of Mississippi. She taught sixth grade at Northwest Rankin Middle School in Rankin County for 12 years. Haley has been a stay-at-home mom for nine years and is excited about a career change with real estate.

Prior to obtaining her real estate license, Haley was very involved with the Rankin County School District as a parent volunteer and fundraiser. She served on the Northshore Elementary PTO board for four years as secretary and president. She was honored as “Parent of the Year” two years in a row. Haley also served on the Rankin County Bond Issue Committee for a year to help fund improvements for Rankin County Schools and build a new Northwest Rankin High School. She currently serves on the Northwest Rankin High School Softball Board and is very active with the Junior League of Jackson.

Haley and her husband, David, reside in the reservoir area of Brandon, MS. They share four children together. Alese lives in Birmingham, AL. Avery is a student at Mississippi State University. Brooks and Grace are students at Northwest Rankin High School. They all enjoy travel, sporting events, and spending time together.


Allyson Mize

Allyson was born and raised in Flora, MS. She graduated from Tri-County and Holmes Community College. She recently moved back to Madison after 17 years in Oxford, MS.

Allyson has two boys and they share a love for everything outdoors, including fishing, hunting, boating and baseball. Allyson was a stay-at-home mom for 11 years and before that she was a paralegal for 10 years. Once back in Madison she decided to focus on real estate.


Kadero Edley

Kadero Edley is from the small town of Raymond, MS, but currently resides in Grenada, MS. After high school he received scholarships to play football at MS Gulf Coast Community College followed by Belhaven University. Kadero graduated from MGCCC in 2012 and from Belhaven University with a B.S. in Sports Medicine/Exercise Science in 2015. By playing football all his life, it taught Kadero that hard work, discipline, dedication, and trust are the keys to being successful on a team.

Kadero is an avid outdoorsman that believes in scouting for that next big buck after the season should begin in the spring, and that everyone should experience the nervous tremors after hearing a mature turkey gobble thirty yards away. He’s always had a passion for anything outdoors since he was a little kid and feels a sense of peace when enjoying one of God’s greatest creations.

Helping others has been a part of his everyday life for as long as he can remember. He’s currently licensed as a physical therapist assistant and always has enjoyed helping others. So, it was only right to put his love for helping people and love for the land into real estate. His passion for the land, enthusiasm for helping others, hard work, and dedication make him a great fit to assist you with your Real Estate needs.


Danny Willoughby

Daniel Willoughby was born at a Naval hospital in Portsmouth, Virginia.  His father spent 26 years in the United States Navy.  During this time, Daniel traveled all over the world and country before his family decided to settle down in Jackson, Mississippi.  He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and was awarded the Marshall of Liberal Arts.  He worked for 12 years in the Medical Sales industry before beginning his career in Right of Way where he started his own business, Reservoir Consultants. Danny is no stranger to real estate since he has been doing real estate acquisition and relocation for 17 years.  He understands the importance of real estate and their values.

Daniel married his high school sweetheart, Amy and moved to Brandon, Mississippi. They continue to reside there with their two sons, Ian and Patrick. Daniel is an avid outdoorsman who loves hunting and fishing with his family.

Daniel is excited to start his career in Real Estate and looks forward to helping you with your land or home purchase.