Get to Know a Parks Agent: Irene Leonard

REALTOR®
Hendersonville
13 Years of experience
13 Years with Parks

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Irene started with Bob Parks Realty at the Hunt Club in Gallatin in November of 2004. In the fall of 2006, she decided, with her husband's support, to continue her education at Trevecca Nazarene University to obtain a Bachelor of Arts Degree. With three children at home and one away at college, Irene was determined to learn and excel in her new real estate career during the day at go to school at night. She completed her degree in 18 months.

With a strong background in the travel and airline industry, television media, and as an educator, Irene has a broad and diverse range of experience. She has moved with her family to multiple locations, including England, California, and Texas. Each relocation was made an adventure, and she has a greater appreciated for new homes and new friends. She currently calls Sumner County home. 

Apps You Can't Live Without:
Messages for texting

One Thing You're Happy to Splurge On:
Fresh flowers

What Would Your Dream Home Include?
A gorgeous view of the mountains and/or water

Your Motto
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need. - Cicero

Favorite Place to Grab a Bite in Your Community
First Watch

If You Hadn't Gotten Into Real Estate, What Would You Be Doing?
Teaching

What Is the Key To Success?
A positive attitude and patience

What Gave You a Magnificent Life in 2017?
I was given time to travel and share experiences with my husband and 4 adult children

What Word or Phrase Do You Overuse?
"Excuse me"

Biggest Lesson Learned from 2017
To live every day to the fullest!

Your Spirit Animal
Gazelle

Your Favorite TV Show to Binge Watch
The Hallmark Channel

Favorite Real Estate Trend Right Now
Crisp, clean lines in design

What Emoji Best Describes You?
Heart eyed emoji