Educational Degrees:

Bachelor of Science – Stephen F Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas – 1973 – Pre-Med Study with a major in Biology and a minor in chemistry and mathematics

Master of Arts – Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas – 1975 – Education and Administration major

Real Estate Background:

Salesperson License – May 31, 1996


           ABR – Accredited Buyer’s Representative

           AHMS – Advanced Home Marketing Specialist

           CRS – Certified Residential Specialist

           CTS – Certified Transferee Specialist

           GRI – Graduate, REALTORS®’ Institute

           SFR – Short Sale Foreclosure Resource

           SRES – Seniors’ Real Estate Specialist

           TRLP – Texas REALTOR® Leadership Program

Previous Instructor Certifications by the Texas Real Estate Commission:

           Law of Agency

           Law of Contracts

           MCE Electives

           Principles of Real Estate

           Promulgated Contract Forms

           Real Estate Law

           Real Estate Marketing

           TREC Ethics

           TREC Legal Update

Previous Real Estate Teaching/Training Experience:

JBGoodwin, REALTORS®’ New Agent Training Instructor

JBGoodwin, REALTORS®’ New Agent Training Curriculum Developer

JBGoodwin, REALTORS®’ Corporate Coach

JBGoodwin, REALTORS®’ Coaching/Mentoring Curriculum Developer

Instructor of the NAR Mandatory Ethics Course

Instructor of Truth in Advertising (a course written by Lynda that won a TAR Edcation Award)

Instructor of the TREC Ethics Course

Instructor of the TREC Legal Update Course

Instructor of the Powerful Negotiation Skills Course

Writing the Austin Board of REALTORS®’ Leadership Training Program – a program that is required by NAR and TAR for REALTORS® who have an interest in leadership positions at ABoR, TAR, and NAR

Instructor of the Accredited Buyer’s Representative Designation Course and the ABR Advanced Courses

Stanberry & Associates, REALTORS’ Instructor

Previous & Current Positions Held at the Austin Board of REALTORS®

Dean of the Austin Board of REALTORS’ Leadership Academy

Chairman of the Professional Development and Education Committee – 3 years

Member of the Professional Development and Education Committee – 13 years

Co-Chairman of the Professional Standards Committee – 6 years

Vice-Chairman of the Professional Standards Committee – 1 year

Chairman of the Grievance Committee – 1 year

Member of the Grievance Committee – 3 years

Member of the Awards Committee – 5 years

Member of the Nominating Committee – 4 years

Member of the Risk Reduction Task Force – 9 years

MLS Advisory Committee – 1 year

MLS Policy Committee – 1 year

MLS Policy Committee Vice-Chairman – 1 year

ABoR/AISD Task Force Chairman – 2 years

Bylaws and Policy Governance Committee – current

Budget Committee – current

Audit Committee – current

Professional Development Committee -- current

Real Estate Recognitions:

2008 Austin Board of REALTORS’® REALTOR® of the Year

2002 Austin Board of REALTORS’® Salesperson of the Year

2005 and 2006 Austin Board of REALTORS®’ Recipient of the Chairman’s Special Recognition Award

JBGoodwin, REALTORS’® President’s Crescent Award Winner – 12 Years

JBGoodwin, REALTORS’® Relocation Agent of the Year Award – 2003

Annual Production Recognition at JBGoodwin, REALTORS®: Top Sales and Listing Team

March 2005 Texas Monthly’s Texas Super Agent (only 400 selected in the State of Texas)

2011-2017 Texas Monthly’s 5-Star Real Estate Professional

2013-2014 Platinum Top 50 REALTORS of Austin

Real Estate Specializations:

Residential Real Estate

Single Family Homes



Multi-Family Properties – Duplexes, Triplexes, and Fourplexes

Commercial Real Estate 

Land Development

Apartment Complexes

Retail Centers

Office Condominiums

Leasing – Tenant and Landlord Representations

Real Estate Investments

Buyer Specialization

Seniors’ Real Estate Issues

Expert Witness on Real Estate Issues