Lynda is a licensed REALTOR® for 24 years in the great state of Texas! She is known for her knowledge of the contract paperwork, the Texas Real Estate Licensing Act, and the REALTOR® Code of Ethics. Lynda has two educational degrees: Bachelor of Science from Stephen F Austin State University in biology, chemistry, and mathematics as well as a Master of Arts from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in education and administration.
She has achieved the following designations and certifications:
ABR – Accredited Buyer’s Representative
AHMS – Advanced Home Marketing Specialist
CRS – Certified Residential Specialist
GRI – Graduate, REALTORS®’ Institute
SFR – Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource
SRES – Seniors’ Real Estate Specialist
TRLP – Texas REALTOR® Leadership Program
She is also certified by the Texas Real Estate Commission to teach the two required legal courses that all licensees must take to renew their license.
Due to her education background, Lynda instructs at a local level, state level, and brokerage level in the areas of legal, ethics, negotiation, working with sellers, working with buyers, contract and addenda paperwork, and real estate practices.
She has been awarded the following awards and recognitions:
2002 Austin Board of REALTORS®’ Salesperson of the Year
2005 and 2006 Austin Board of REALTORS®’ Recipient of the Chairman’s Special Recognition Award
2008 Austin Board of REALTORS®’ REALTOR® of the Year
2013-2014 Platinum Top 50 REALTORS® of Austin
Because Lynda is proud to be a REALTOR® she has been highly involved in the Austin Board of REALTORS®. She has served in the following capacities:
Dean of the Austin Board of REALTORS®’ Leadership Academy
Chair and Member of the Professional Development and Education Committee
Chair, Co-Chair, Vice-Chair, and Member of the Professional Standards Committee
Chair and Member of the Grievance Committee
Member of the Awards Committee
Member of the Nominating Committee
Member of the Risk Reduction Committee
Member of the MLS Advisory Committee
Vice-Chair and Member of the MLS Policy Committee
Chair of the ABoR/AISD Task Force
Member of the Budget Committee
Member of the Audit Committee
Lynda is experienced in Residential and Commercial Real Estate – single family homes, condominiums, townhomes, multi-family properties, land development, apartment complexes, retail centers, office condominiums, real estate investments, buyer specialization, seniors’ (over 65 years of age) real estate issues, and has participated as an expert witness in court cases.