Professional Recognition/Awards
Montclair Who's Who in North America - Lifetime Member
"Montclair Who's Who in North America" recognizes and highlights men and women of leadership and distinction within various industries throughout the United States and Canada. Inclusion in the elite Registry is an honor bestowed upon the most distinguished professionals after careful review of their credentials and accomplishments.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices York Simpson Underwood (October 2013 to Present)

  • Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices York Simpson Underwood - Annual Honor Society Award Winner

Prudential York Simpson Underwood (March 2004 to October 2013)

  • Prudential York Simpson Underwood - 2009 Annual Honor Society Award Winner

  • York Simpson Underwood - 2008 Annual Honor Society Award Winner

  • An Honor Society Award Winner is in the top 11% of the Prudential Real Estate network.

  • York Simpson Underwood Awards of Excellence

  • York Simpson Underwood "Multi-Million Dollar Producer"

  • Who's Who in North Carolina Residential Real Estate

Coldwell Banker / Howard Perry and Walston (October 1994 - March 2004)

  • Coldwell Banker 2002-2004 International Diamond Society

  • Coldwell Banker / Better Homes and Gardens Managing Broker's Award for Excellence

  • Better Homes and Gardens International President's Council Award

  • Better Homes and Gardens International "Best of the Best" Awards Program Winner

  • Better Homes and Gardens International Division I Second Place Referral Agent

  • Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Service "Medallion Club" Member

  • Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Service "Multi-Million Dollar Producer"

  • General Brokerage New Homes Sales Associate Certificate of Achievement

  • Howard Perry & Walston "Wake County Superstar"

  • Howard Perry & Walston "Top Producer"

  • National Relocation & Real Estate Magazine "Top Pro"

  • Who's Who in North Carolina Residential Real Estate

  • Internet "Real Estate Library Solid Gold" Award for web site excellence (

Note: Howard Perry and Walston changed affiliation from Better Homes and Gardens to Coldwell Banker on October 17, 2001.

  • CRS - Certified Residential Specialist: Less than 2% of all real estate licensees nationally are CRSs.

  • GRI - Graduate of Realtors Institute: Less than 10% of REALTORS nationally are GRIs.

  • ABR - Accredited Buyers Representative

  • SRES - Seniors Real Estate Specialist

  • AHS - Accredited Home-Staging Specialist

  • REALTOR® - Member of the Raleigh/Wake Board of REALTORS (Note: REALTOR® is a membership designation; not all real estate agents are REALTORS.)

  • CREA - Certified Real Estate Agent:  All real estate agents are not equal.  There are over 1,200,000 licensed real estate agents in the U.S. Less than 5% have achieved the status of "Certified Real Estate Agent" by meeting the standards necessary to hold a CRS or CRB designation.  These agents are recognized within the real estate industry for superior knowledge, experience, dedication and commitment to their profession.


  • RELO Relocation (Listings and Sales) Specialist

  • TRC - Transnational Referral Certification (Note: Less than 1% of real estate agents hold this certification)

  • Realogy (formerly Cendant) Relocation (Listings and Sales) Specialist

  • USAA Relocation (Listings and Sales) Specialist

  • BPOR - Broker Price Opinion Resource

  • Qualified to assist relocating corporate personnel for major US and International corporations

  • Coldwell Banker / Howard Perry & Walston "Inbound" Relocation Specialist

  • Coldwell Banker / Howard Perry & Walston "Outbound" Relocation Specialist

Professional Memberships

  • National Association of REALTORS® (NAR)

  • International Consortium of Real Estate Associations (ICREA)

  • National CRS Residential Sales Council

  • Real Estate Buyer's Agent Council (REBAC)

  • Senior Advantage Real Estate Council (SAREC)

  • North Carolina Association of Realtors (NCAR)

  • North Carolina Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) Chapter

  • Raleigh/Wake Board of REALTORS®

  • Better Homes & Gardens International Real Estate

Community/Civic (Past and Present)

  • The Friends of The Page-Walker Hotel - Volunteer

  • Historic Interpretations, Inc. - Volunteer

  • CORRAL Riding Academy - Volunteer

  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Volunteer

  • "Best Friend's Day" Fundraising Coordinator and Volunteer

  • Cary Chamber of Commerce

  • Cary Town Planning - Citizen Focus Group Participant

  • Cary Cultural Arts Association - Board Member, Member

  • Cary Newcomers Club - Vice President/Newsletter

  • Community Watch Coordinator/Captain - Camelot Subdivision

  • Daughters of the British Empire in North Carolina - NC State Board - Corresponding Secretary - State Historian

  • Daughters of the British Empire in North Carolina, Kensington Palace Chapter, Cary NC - 1st Vice-President - Corresponding Secretary

  • Raleigh/Wake Board of Realtors Political/Public Relations Committee

  • Raleigh/Wake Senior Games Volunteer

Personal Activities/Memberships

  • American Tae Kwon Do Association

  • Second-Degree Black Belt - Songham Taekwondo

  • World Champion “Top Ten" - Weapons

  • World Champion "Top Ten" - Forms, Weapons, Sparring

  • North Carolina State "Triple Crown" Division Champion - First Place in Forms, Weapons and Sparring

  • North Carolina State Division Champion - First Place - Forms and Sparring

  • National Maine Coon (Cat) Rescue Organization

  • "Best Friend's Day - Show Kindness to an Animal" - Event Coordinator