Arizona Department of Real Estate Certified Instructor for HomeSmart University. I have been a licensed Arizona Residential Realtor® since 1993. Designations include Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), Graduate REALTOR® Institute (GRI), and Short Sales & Foreclosure Resource® (SFR). Closing over fifty-six million dollars in gross closed transactions and representing over 370 clients or customers. Part time State Certified Instructor 2005-2007 teaching real estate renewal hours and the assistant training course for ASREB in Scottsdale.
After graduating from high school, attending a tech school and Junior College, I began working in the farm equipment business and stayed in this field for over 20 years, owning and operating my own dealership for seven years in Iowa. Seeking a new challenge, I moved to Arizona in 1985, working first in a Firestone service center. From 1986-1993 I sold insurance and investment products as a Financial Planning Coordinator for an insurance company in Phoenix. A variety of specialized training and experience in sales and marketing enables me to deliver a high level of quality service to my clients and customers for buying and selling real estate.