I am a California licensed real estate broker with license #00456127. My license has been active for more than forty years. My professional background is in the homebuilding industry as a senior executive responsible for sales and marketing for such well-respected companies as Shea Homes, Laing Luxury and Lennar Urban. I was the corporate broker for Shea Homes for approximately fifteen years. I managed sales teams with staffs of more than sixty and oversaw an extremely wide variety of products; from single family to multi-family, from low income to ultra-luxury. I have been honored with such awards as Sales Manager of the Year and Marketing Director of the Year from the Sales and Marketing Council of the Building Industry Association. I have received numerous MAME (Major Achievements in Marketing Excellence) awards. I was a guest lecturer for the University of California Irvine MIRM (Member of the Institute of Residential Marketing) courses for six years. And I have been a guest speaker on numerous occasions at the PCBC (Pacific Coast Builders Conference), NAHB (National Association of Home Builders) and the SMC (Sales and Marketing Council).