Barb has called the Myrtle Beach area (“Grand Strand”) home since 2009. She moved to Myrtle Beach from Chicago, drawn by the 60 miles of beautiful beaches, the 100+ excellent golf courses, as well as average high temperatures in the mid-70’s!
Born and raised in Chicago, Barb is a graduate of St. Norbert College, DePere, Wisconsin, where she obtained a BA in Communications. She spent over 20 years in sales, marketing, and advertising, working for such companies as Miller Brewing Company (MillerCoors), DDB Needham, and Frankel. She left the corporate world to follow her passion for teaching. She taught 6th grade Social Studies at Ocean Bay Middle School for 8 years before switching full-time to another passion of hers...real estate. Barb’s passion for children is still prevalent in her life, where she sits on the board of the Horry County Literacy Council and is a volunteer Guardian ad Litem for children in the court system in Horry County.
Barb came to Palm Realty with a strong marketing and advertising background, as well as a love of the Myrtle Beach area. Barb will tap into that expertise to help sell your house, quickly and for the most money. Additionally, Barb's strong knowledge of the Myrtle Beach area will be beneficial in assisting you in finding your new home! She is a certified MRP (Military Relocation Professional), ABR (Accredited Buyers Representative) and RENE (Real Estate Negotiation Expert). The possibilities in Myrtle Beach are endless and Barb loves the opportunity to see her buyer clients fulfill their dreams of living at the beach. So if you are looking to relocate to a family-friendly area, looking for your dream retirement home, looking for a great investment property, or just looking to make wonderful family memories with a vacation home, then Barb can help you find your ideal place at the beach!