Throughout a distinguished 31-year career in residential sales, this dynamic businesswoman has kept up a fast pace driven by her desire to always deliver the very best to her clients.
"Marion's impressive record of success is a direct result of her energy, focus and ability to do whatever it takes to achieve the best possible terms for home buyers and sellers," says Virginia Cook, founding partner of Virginia Cook, Realtors.
"This also means she is not afraid to tell it like is, even if it means being very direct in telling a seller what it will take to get their home sold, or telling a buyer that a specific home they are considering does not fit their needs or budget," adds Ms. Cook.
Awards and Designations:
While working hard for her clients, Marion has continued to hone her professional knowledge. She has earned numerous designations including the Accredited Buyers Representative, the Certified Residential Specialist, the Graduate Realtors Institute and the Senior Real Estate Specialist.
She has been elected the Certified Specialist of the Year in Texas, and has also served as President of the Texas CRS chapter and a Regional Vice President at the national level.
In the local community, Marion's volunteer efforts have been equally vibrant as she was elected Corresponding Secretary to serve on the Women's Club of Fort Worth Board for 2016-2017 and was also elected as a Director for the Club Bon Soir. She has served as president of 3 of the clubs in the Woman's Club. Marion was voted as an Outstanding Realtor by the Ft. Worth Magazine. She has served as the President of the Symphony League of Fort Worth and as President of the Opera Guild of Ft. Worth and has served on the McCammon International Voice Competition Committee. Marion has served the community in many ways including President of her neighborhood several times, she has served in many capacities to raise money for charitable causes including Communities in Schools.
As the wife of a now-retired Colonel in the Air Force, Marion traveled and lived all over the world. This broad exposure is an advantage in her real estate career as Marion serves the many people relocating to Fort Worth from every point of the globe. Marion knows what it is like to move to a community and not know where the good schools are or where is the best place to live.
"I get a high from working with people and thrive on making my clients happy," says Marion, when asked to describe the secret to her success. "One buyer told me 'you make real estate seem as easy as buying groceries'. That's a great way to sum up my personal and professional mission."