Shirley ’s passion for connecting with people drew her into real estate – and fuels her phenomenal success today. In just over 14 years she has helped 100’s of sellers and buyers realize their homeownership dreams. Her expertise covers every phase of home buying and selling and every type of transaction – from the ultimate luxury homes to entry level condos. Her commitment to excellence includes staying on the cutting-edge of real estate education and earning advanced designations including Broker Salesperson, Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist, Remarketing Specialist and Certified Negotiation Expert. Shirley grew up here and graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno. She is an accomplished artist, graphic designer and source for TV news stories and radio interviews on real estate. She loves the Sierra lifestyle – mountain adventures, the vibrant cultural events and unique blend of sophistication and community – this area offers. She knows the neighborhoods, the schools and the market.  Clients benefit from her attention to the details that smooth even the toughest, most complex transactions. Both buyers and sellers realize a win-win result, earning Shirley the reputation of being one of Northern Nevada’s leading real estate professionals and was named as one of the Top 10 Sales Women in Northern NV in 2018 and nominated again in 2019.