Susan came to Harcourts The Garner Group in 2014 with years of experience in residential, rural and resort sales and brokerage management. She began her real estate sales career in Medford where she obtained her Oregon Broker’s license in 2002. Within three years she became licensed as a Principal Broker, after which she managed brokerages in Central Point and Redmond, Oregon while building a solid sales record. She moved to an agency in Redmond in 2006.
Susan has earned the following professional designations through advanced training courses:
• Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) is the highest credential awarded to residential sales agents, managers, and brokers. It provides recognition as an expert in residential sales. Presented by the National Assn. of Realtors® Council of Residential Specialists.
• Graduate, Realtor Institute (GRI). Realtors® with the GRI designation have in-depth training in legal and regulatory issues, technology, professional standards and the sales process. Awarded by National Assn. of Realtors®.
Earth Advantage Broker (EAB). By completing all requirements of the Earth Advantage Broker program, agents are equipped with knowledge about basic green home concepts, techniques, and features that are essential for the buying, selling, and marketing of green homes.
A native of California, Susan was active with horses and rodeo while in college and later started a nursing career. She moved to Oregon in 1990.
Susan and her husband Alan, live an active Bend lifestyle and are avid tennis players, golfers, and skiers. Susan also has a love for the arts, pursued through art classes at Central Oregon Community College.