Representing Charlotte County and Sarasota County buyers and sellers, Barbara's enthusiastic, can-do attitude and caring nature are ideal for identifying each client's desires and skillfully guiding them to fulfill their real estate goals in Southwest Florida. With over 17 years in the Real Estate field, it is her tough negotiation skills that set her apart from other agents. Barbara understands and appreciates the many unique benefits of living in Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, North Port, and Englewood with its unmatched beauty, culture, and amazing restaurants! Barbara's knowledge in all aspects of the real estate process with her start in the customer Service field and then on to Sales, preceding her success in selling real estate. Educated at Florida SouthWestern State College receiving an Associates in Education, in 2003 she decided to pursue her career in real estate. A very active and connected community member, she regularly volunteers for the community food bank and various local veteran fundraisers Being a native and an explorer Barbara has hands-on knowledge of the best areas for business and recreation all along the gulf coast. Making her a local expert and guide. In her spare time, she also enjoys traveling, nature, and being on the water. She enjoys kayaking, boating, sailing, jet-skiing, and sunny days on the beach.