|About||REALTOR on the Choose A Home Team with Howard Hanna serving Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake and Suffolk. Will help connect you nationally.|
After completing in-depth research and consideration given to well-known real estate agencies, my decision to partner with the most winning firm was simple. Becoming part of a nationally distinguished company such as Howard Hanna William E. Wood and working on Don Maclary’s elite Choose A Home Now Team has been invigorating. My role as Licensed REALTOR® allows me to continue the pursuit of helping people navigate their way to improved lives by reaching their objectives. I believe that ‘The Business of Business is People’ and ‘People are the Most Important Business of Business’.
A New Englander born and raised in Newport, Rhode Island, alumna of the University of Rhode Island and Delta Zeta Sorority, I moved to Virginia Beach in 1989. Originally a ‘Yankee’ I have firmly established roots in VB and consider this my home.
A veteran Human Resources Business Leader with a reputable career serving people in the Behavioral Healthcare field treating severely emotionally disturbed children and their families, I most recently headed HR at a major law firm. I am an active Member of the Board of Directors for the Hampton Roads Society for Human Resource Management holding the position of Certification Director. Bridging the HR and the Real Estate professions makes sense logically given my background of solution-oriented expertise in the areas of negotiation, communication, ethics, recruitment and selection, federal/state regulatory compliance, strategic planning, organization, people engagement and management, finance oversight and benefits administration. As a Licensed REALTOR® I will apply years of finely honed skills, knowledge and business acumen to assist my real estate clients in meeting their home buying and selling goals.
Apart from a strong commitment to my professional life, I am dedicated to my family and friends and unquestionably to my only child who I adore - my ‘miracle baby’ - a son I raised in a U.S. Navy SEAL family who I recently sent off to begin his fr