Our instructors

Len Elder

Sr. Instructor, Curriculum Development, DREI, CDEI

An acclaimed national instructor, Len serves as our Senior Instructor and Curriculum Developer, bringing decades of successful real estate training and strategies to the classroom of Superior School’s Raleigh campus.

Len comes to North Carolina from Tucson, Arizona, where he was co-owner and course architect of a national real estate training and coaching company focused on personal and professional development. He was a senior instructor at the Hogan School of Real Estate for nearly a decade and the author of several development and leadership publications. Len leads instructor development workshops across the country and has earned one of the top certifications in the industry, Distinguished Real Estate Instructor (DREI) with the Real Estate Educators Association. He is a regular speaker and presenter at conferences and conventions for the National Association of REALTORS®, the North Carolina Real Estate Educators Association, the Arizona Association of REALTORS®, and the REEA.

A great communicator who makes real estate education fun and engaging, Len delivers in several areas: as a nationally certified instructor for licensing and continuing education, as a strategist helping to keep the Superior curriculum on the leading edge, and as a trainer for other instructors. His commitment to excellence and passion for the business will inspire anyone ready to put their real estate career into high gear.


  • BA Speech Communications & Broadcasting, Capital University
  • J.D. Law, Law Degree
  • Capital University Law School


  • DREI – Distinguished Real Estate Instructor
  • CDEI – Certified Distance Education Instructor
  • Real Estate Specialist, 2004 – Presen