Rod Messick is the chief executive officer of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty Services Group, Inc. Prior to his selection as CEO in May of 2019, Messick worked as Homesale’s CFO and COO. His civilian career began as a mortgage loan officer. Before joining the housing industry, he served with honor in the United States Navy as a P-3 Orion Naval Flight Officer. Messick has served on two publicly traded community bank boards, numerous nonprofit boards and several industry advisory boards. He holds a BS from the Naval Academy and MS from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and School of Engineering and Applied Science. He currently volunteers as a Naval Academy Liaison Officer and as a member of Congressman Smucker’s Service Academy Nominating Board. Messick resides in Lancaster, Penn., with his wife and two daughters. He spends his free time golfing, flyfishing, skiing and sailing.