Stefanie was born and raised Central Illinois. Stefanie worked for Orange & Blue Distributing for 8 years in sales, promotions and marketing before she took the real estate home study course from the Illinois Association of Realtors in 2003. She began and continues her career with the local Coldwell Banker office as a Broker with her own team. She also worked part-time at Andrae’s Harley Davidson while getting her career/business started through 2005. Currently she has a full time agent, 2 part time agents, and a part time office assistant in addition to herself on the team.
Stefanie has been a top producer since she began and has received the following awards both in real estate and beyond:
• 2004 “ROOKIE of the Year” by the Champaign County Association of Realtors
• Coldwell Banker “International President's Circle” – 2004 to Present
• RIS Media Magazine “Top 50 Realtors On The Rise” 2005
• Champaign County Humane Society Volunteer of the Month 2008
• Central Illinois Business Magazine “Top Forty Under 40” 2009
• Illini Radio Group “Top 20 Women to Know” in Champaign County 2009
• Real Estate Book 2010 “Top 5 Agents of Change in North America”
Community involvement is very important to Stefanie. Her current community involvements include the Champaign County Humane Society Dinner/Auction Event since 2008, a member of Champaign Rotary and a member of the Champaign County Chamber of Commerce. Stefanie’s has previously been involved in many organizations and served on boards throughout the community that she continues to support. To show her continued support to the community, she donates to a local non-for-profit organization for every home she sells.
Stefanie is also active with the Champaign County Association of REALTORS. She has previously served on number committees such as Board of Directors, Governmental Affairs, Grievance Committee, Multiple Listing Committee, Professional Development, and Professional Standards.
Stefanie’s education includes the following:
• Illinois Association of Realtors Licensing Class
• Numerous Real Estate Continuing Education Courses
• Real Estate Relocation Certifications
• Parkland College – Sales and Marketing Classes
• Champaign County Chamber of Commerce Leadership
• Dale Carnegie Sales