Jennifer Atkins leads the New Waters Realty team of agents as Vice President and Qualifying Broker. She has been an active part of the real estate community for more than 25 years and has managed and marketed a variety of retail, commercial and residential real estate projects throughout the Southeast.
Atkins, who started her real estate career with Jim Wilson & Associates, Inc., served as the company’s receptionist at her date of hire and over her tenure went on to serve as director of marketing and operations for the company’s portfolio of shopping centers. She expanded her experience to the residential market as development manager of Vaughn Road, LLC and executive director of the Deer Creek Homeowners’ Association. Deer Creek is an 800-acre Master Planned Community in East Montgomery.
In 2007 Atkins moved to Aronov Realty Management as vice president of residential land development and marketing. In this position, Mrs. Atkins was responsible for developing and managing the company’s residential real estate development projects. Her responsibilities grew to include marketing services for the company’s resorts, multi-family, commercial and retail portfolio.
She holds a master’s degree in business administration from Troy University Montgomery and a bachelor’s degree in business administration and marketing from Auburn University at Montgomery. She is an Alabama Real Estate licensee, a graduate of Leadership Montgomery and is a member of the Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce Chairman’s Circle and a member of the Women in Business Task Force. She serves the Montgomery Area Association of Realtors (MAAR) on several committees and is on the Board of Directors for the local Multiple Listing Service (an affiliate of MAAR). She is an active member of Frazer United Methodist Church and a wife to Todd Atkins and a mother to twins, Hunter and Alexandra “Alex” Atkins. In addition to her work in the real estate industry, Mrs. Atkins has served on the board of directors for Camp Smile-A-Mile and the March of Dimes and a founding member and co-chair of the advisory board for the James W. Wilson Jr Family YMCA Board of Directors.
In addition to serving as broker for New Waters Realty, Ms. Atkins is on The Waters Homeowners Association (Assembly) board of directors, is a member of The Waters Architectural Review Board and serves as the development director for The Waters New Home Community.
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