Laurie is a licensed NC Realtor and Co-Owner and CEO at Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Lifestyle Property Partners, in Pinehurst NC. She was President in 2014 for the Pinehurst/Southern Pines Area Association Of REALTORS®, Appointed to the NAR MLS Issues and Policies Committee 2017-2019, served on NAR Social Media Advisory Board for 2016-2017 and NCAR Information Management Advisory Group for 2016. She has presented at Massachusetts Association of REALTORS®, North Carolina Association of REALTORS®, Georgia Association of REALTORS®, Women’s Council Of REALTORS®, Inman Agent Reboot, RE TechSouth, Inman Connect San Francisco and New York and participated as an Inman Connect Social Media Ambassador. Currently serving as Director of the Inman Ambassador Program. Laurie served on the Keller Williams Realty International (KWRI) Agent Technology Council 2012-1015.. Finalist for the Inman Most Innovative Real Estate Agent 2013 and she was named the Inman News People’s Choice Innovator 2013, Inman News 100 Most Influential Leaders 2014 and 2017, PSPAAR Realtor of the Year 2013, Swanepoel Power 200 – Top 20 Most Influential in Real Estate Social Media 2013-14 and 2014-15. And of course, she is owner of The Geeky Girls!