Hi and WELCOME from Joy!


Hi! I am Joy Howell-Rickett, owner and Principal Broker of Howell-Rickett Real Estate Professionals, Inc. I was born and raised in Conway County and I have been serving as a REALTOR® here since 2002, earning my broker's license in 2007. I am very involved in my community and in the Realtors Association on the local and state level. To better assist buyers and sellers with their real estate needs, I have achieved numerous designations, such as Accredited Buyer’s Representative, Certified Residential Specialist , Graduate, REALTOR® Institute and many others.


On a personal note, I have been a resident of Conway County all of my life and currently live in the Hattieville area.  I have 2 daughters, Kelsey and Allyson. 


I am so excited about this new step in my life! I look forward to serving my customers and clients with the most up-to-date technology in the real estate industry. Please give me a call or drop by the office if I can assist you in buying or selling real estate!


Brandy Chapman
Executive Broker

Brandy was born and raised in Morrilton. She is married to Chris Chapman and they reside in Morrilton with their two daughters, Megan and Katie. She is a 1999 Morrilton High School graduate and received her Associates of Applied Science degree in Business from UACCM in 2012. Brandy enjoys spending time with her family and watching her daughter play volleyball and cheering on the Devil Dogs.

Brandy obtained her Real Estate license in 2019 then attained her Brokers license in 2021. She has achieved certifications and designations such as, Graduate, REALTOR® Institute, Military Relocation Professional, Pricing Strategy Advisory, At Home with Diversity, C2EX (Commitment to Excellence) and Short Sales and Foreclosures so that she can better assist her buyers and sellers. She was named the Conway and Perry Counties Realtors® Association Realtors® of the Year in 2020.  Brandy is very involved with her community as well as in the Realtors Association on the local and state levels. 

Brandy is a member of the National Association of Realtors®, Arkansas Realtor® Association, and Conway and Perry Counties Realtor® Association.


Jessica Gifford

Jessica Gifford is a Grant County native.  She grew up on a family-owned ranch, the Shack Creek Ranch, in Sheridan. She is a 2006 graduate of Wonderview High school and resides in Cleveland with her 3 children. In addition to real estate, Jessica owns Massage by Jessica, and continues her massage therapy practice in downtown Morrilton. 

Jessica is a member of the National Association of Realtors®, Arkansas Realtors® Association, and Conway & Perry Counties Realtor® Association.



Sandy Swaffar

Sandy Swaffar was born in Morrilton, Arkansas and has lived most her life here. The greatest blessings in her life are her three children, Stephen, Russell, and Stephanie who have blessed her with grandchildren - Joesphe, Xander, Stevie Jo, Ethan, & Jeremiah. Her children were the spokes in this wheel of life who have been her motivation to do more, do differently, and never give up. Working hard and taking risks to survive as a single parent brought trials, growth, mistakes, and achievements. Graduating from Petit Jean Vo Tech in 1987 with her LPN, she started work with St. Vincent in Morrilton; then moved to Doctors as surgical tech in N. Little Rock; returned to Morrilton working in Geriatric care, Arkansas Wound Specialist, and finally for 11 years to present; in our South Conway County School District. Sandy has also attended Cosmetology school and worked in a salon for 4 years. Missionary work on her time off with the school in the past 11 years has filled her heart with joy. Being an ordained licensed minister and lover of travel has fulfilled dreams of her childhood and built strong relationships afar. She has had the privilege to travel globally, sharing the love that Jesus has shared into her heart.  Morrilton roots run deep in her soul. Sandy loves her city and surrounding communities with a passion to see positive influence and growth. Event planning began a new part of the mission's ministry, For His Glory Missions Ministry, LLC. Founder, Sandy and board have organized multiple public gatherings to support and encourage our community. Recently, she was certified in spiritual counseling through DOORs program. They offer weekly meetings downtown. They are a Chamber member and they are approved with Drug Court. Sandy says they welcome anyone to attend as many family members are affected through addiction. 


Sandy is a member of the National Association of Realtors®, Arkansas Realtors® Association, and Conway & Perry Counties Realtor® Association



Taylor Reynolds

Taylor grew up in Morrilton and is a 2011 Morrilton High School graduate. She attended UACCM and graduated earning her associate of applied science in Visual Communication. In 2021, Taylor obtained her real estate license and began serving the central Arkansas area. She currently lives in Morrilton with her husband, Brad, daughter Abbie, and her dog Jodi. As an Arkansas native she loves the outdoors, music, and most importantly family time.

Taylor is a member of the National Association of Realtors®, Arkansas Realtors® Association, and Conway & Perry Counties Realtor® Association.