Growing up in New York, I graduated from Mount Saint Ursula Elementary School in the Bronx, Academy of the Sacred Heart of Mary High School in Manhattan and Marymount College in Tarrytown, New York. I continued my education, earning an M.A. from Hofstra University in Elementary Education, an A.A.S. Degree from NVCC in Real Estate and an M.Ed. in ESL from George Mason University.
In 1963, I began my teaching career which brought me to many interesting and wonderful places: Bogota, Colombia; Barcelona, Spain; Rosedale and Garden City,New York; Paris, France; Rome, Italy; Los Angeles,California and finally to Northern Virginia where I taught at South Lakes and NVCC. I also taught Fundamentals of Commercil Real Estate for NVAR and other Boards.
My real estate career started in 1979 and I have enjoyed the past 40+ years at the service of my commercial and residential clients.It has been both challenging and personally enriching and I never tire of it!
Since I wanted to continue to be knowledgeable in real estate, I earned several NAR designations (including ABR,BPOR,CIPS, CRS, GRI, GREEN,SFR, SRES) plus the At Home With Diversity Certification and Transnational Referral Certification/TRC. In addition, I completed the Accredited Staging Professional R E Agent designation/ASP, CDPE, CDRS, Energy Smart Real Estate Professional designation/ESREP, Luxury Home Marketing Specialist Certificate, MCNE (Master Contract Negotiations Expert),MRP(Military Real Estate Professional),RECS/Real Estate Cyberspace Specialist and completed CCIM/Certified Commercial Investment Member courses. As you can see, I believe in lifelong learning!
Over the years, I have also enjoyed volunteering my time and talent as: St. Mark's Christian Formation Center Fundraiser, INOVA Fairfax Children's Hospital Fundraiser, 2009 Fairfax County Public Schools Business and Community Advisory Board Member, Stonehurst HOA Board Member(4 years), FIABCI BOD, CREW BOD and various NVAR, VAR and NAR committees: Current/2016 Committees: REFSF(Real Estate Finance and Settlement Forum)& Professional Standards Committee. Since 1979:NVAR Realtor Commercial Alliance Commercial Forum-Chair, GREEN Task Force, Nominating, RPAC-Chair, Arbitration ; BOD member (6 years) and 2008 Chairman of the Board(11,700+ members); VAR Professional Development Advisory Group and Working Group, Governance Structure Representative from NVAR & RCA Commercial Advisory Group; NAR Director & NAR Land Use, Property Rights and Environment Committee and Commercial Committee. I am honored to be a member of Omega Tau Rho and 2009 VAR Honor Society; 2009 NVAR Realtor of the Year and Hall of Fame. On the political front, I was the NAR FPC for Gerry Connolly (VA 11th District), a volunteer for Bob McDonnell for Governor(VA) and served as the Republican Mosby Precinct Captain in the Providence District 2012-2015 and Election Officer(3 yrs).
For all your real estate transactions-locally, nationally and internationally, please contact me on my cell 571-436-6044 or e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit my website:www.janequill.com
Jane A. Quill.