I received the Realtor of the Year award in 2003 and 2007 from the Badlands Board. In 2007 I received the North Dakota State Realtor Of The Year award. I started selling real estate in 1981. I received my Broker license in 2005. I am licensed in North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana. I specialize in residential, commercial, land, ranches, recreation and lots.
Doris Hoff, Diane Duchscher and I established Home And Land Company in 2003. Diane and I are now the Owners. We initially started with five agents and currently have 19.
I am the past president of the Dickinson Area Chamber of Commerce, the Dickinson Rotary Club, and the Minneapolis Telephone Pioneers of America. I am a past board member of the DSU Heritage Foundation. I retired from QWEST Communications in 1996 with 33 years of service. I am a Past Part Owner of Dakota Church Furniture Mfg.1966-2007. Past part-owner of Café Agape and the Coffee House in Medora. I was on the Dickinson City Special Assessment Commission for 9 years before I was elected to the City Commission in 2008. I served there for two-two year terms. I served on the Planning And Zoning Commission from 2016 to 2022.
I am Co-Chair of establishing the Power of 100 Women which we are currently at 250 members. I was honored in 221 with the Philanthropic Award for North Dakota. I recently received the Dickinson Area Home Builders Association Affiliate Of The Year Award for 2022.
I am married and have four adult children, one daughter-in-law, 12 grandchildren plus 8 great-grandchildren.