I joined Snohomish County-Camano Island Association of REALTOR's (SCCAR) in 1988, elected to local Board of Directors of SCCAR in 1990 and the Washington Association of REALTOR's in 1991.
Received the Graduate of REALTOR Institute designation in 1990 and the Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) designation in 1992. Only 4% of all the real estate agents have this designation.
Elected to Vice President of Professional Standards for SCCAR in 1995 and President in 1997
Appointed to the SCCAR and Regional Ethics and Arbitration Court in 1996
Received the REALTOR of the Year award for SCCAR in 1998
Elected Treasurer of the Washington Association of REALTOR's in 1998
Received the Frank Nardo REALTOR Achievement Award from SCCAR in 2005
Elected President of the Washington Chapter of Certified Residential Specialists in 2006
Appointed as Federal Political Coordinator by the National Association of REALTOR's in 2006
Elected and served as Vice President of Government Affairs for SCCAR in 2007
Awarded the CRS of the Year by Washington Chapter in 2008
I have also been a Scout Master for Troop 32 in Snohomish, worked as a volunteer in the Man to Man prison counseling program and served on the board of directors of Habitat for Humanity in Snohomish County.
Married to Jeanne since 1972 with 3 children and 4 grandkids. Camping and fly fishing are our hobbies which we share. We both have a passion for libraries and have been involved in improving libraries in our area for over 25 years.
As you can see I have been connected and worked in this community for a long time and the relationships I have developed over the years have helped me and in turn can help you get the result you desire in your real estate needs.