- A graduate of Gulfport High School & Mississippi College; Over 25 years banking career, including customer service, mortgage originations & loan servicing, and bank auditing (FDIC); Helping families from the 1st Time Home Buyers to Empty Nesters with their housing needs.
My Credentials and Memberships
- National Association of Realtors Member (NAR); Mississippi Association of Realtors (MAR); Gulf Coast Association of Realtors (GCAR); Multiple Listing Service Member (MLS)
My Community Involvement
- Born & raised in Gulfport, Mississippi; Seven years Secretary/Treasurer of Colony Park Condominium Association; Past Treasurer Optimist Club of Gulfport, MS.
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