Office Staff

Office Staff

Carmen Baxter
Office Coordinator
Carmen is a Williamston, SC native, and resides now in Piedmont with her husband, Kendrick, and son, Carter. They are members at First United Methodist Church of Easley. She graduated from Palmetto High School and attended Tri-County Technical College. Carmen loves spending time with her family and enjoys competing in BBQ festivals with her father. She has always been involved in sports and to this day enjoys a good run! Carmen is the right hand to our company owner, Michelle Cromer. She well exceeds the expectations that Michelle has set for her. Carmen has outstanding communication, organizational and multi-tasking skills. Her passion about customer service and helping others are outstanding.
Chris Corley
Director of Finance

Chris was born and raised in Lexington, SC but relocated to the Upstate in 1995 where he obtained a degree in Business Management from Clemson University. He then went on to management in several large retail outlets and banks. In the banking industry, he gained almost 10 years of experience as both a lender and a manager and is very familiar with the ins and outs of getting a good loan. While in banking, Chris discovered his passion for Real Estate investing, which led to his move from the world of management to the world of Real Estate.

In 2011, Chris obtained his Real Estate license and later joined Cromer & Company Real Estate in 2017. His background in finance and passion for Real Estate collided worlds when he became the Director of Finance of Cromer & Company Real Estate. He is meticulous about processing all of the company’s receipts as well as budgeting and forecasting finances for all transactions that come through. Chris Corley truly is an extraordinary asset that keeps Cromer & Company Real Estate on track to success. 

Rachel Funchess
Social Media Director

Rachel is a South Carolina native, being born and raised in the Upstate. She is currently a college sophomore, majoring in Communications, emphasizing in Digital Media. Someday her dream is to study and work in film production. Rachel enjoys making videos with friends and family and drawing in her free time. She serves as front desk receptionist and Social Media Director at Cromer and Company.