Barbara Shepherd serves as the Buyer Specialist with the Kim Mixon Team. She is a dedicated team member and meticoulously works with our buyer’s to ensure the best possible expierence with a high-level of service throughout the buying process. Her experience as a mother and former school teacher help her connect with people on a deep level, and forge relationships that can last a lifetime. She brings the attention-to-detail and care she fostered in education to her real estate career. As a military spouce since 2009, Barbara is an expert in understanding the ever-changing needs of service members as they PCS to new duty staions and uses this knowledge to help buyers at all levels. She draws from her families own expierences and is equipped with the ability to relate to and anticipate the needs of our military family’s individual situations and to non-military buyers as they transition to a new city and home.
Barbara’s husband is a dedicated service member of the US Army. They’ve had mutiple duty stations to include overseas assignment at Warner Barracks, Bamberg Germany, Fort Bragg, NC & most recently, Fort Benning, GA. During her time in North Carolina, Barbara felt a calling to follow her passion for real estate and now holds real estate licenses in, North Carolina, Georgia and Alabama. Barbara accomplished her goal to find work that would satisfy her love for building relationships through helping others & her enthusiasm for all things real estate.
Family time is important to Barbara; she values quality time with her husband and their daughter Emily. Barbara is an avid hiker and enjoys family trips at the beach when possible. And to not be forgotten are her two dogs Jack Frost (a Labrador Retriever who thinks he is more human than dog) and Luna (her little-bit-of-everything shelter dog).
Barbara finds her success by connecting with each buyer on a personal level. Her extensive knowledge of the local real estate market gives her a great advantage when helping people find the home of their dreams. This is especially true with her heart for helping families of military personnel. Barbara isn’t afraid to ask the tough questions and stand up for her clients. Her loyalty, attention-to-detail, and empathy make her the perfect person to have on your side when shopping for a new home. Undoubtedly, Barbara’s personal qualities will go a long way in helping her remain a successful part of the best real estate team in Columbus, The Kim Mixon Real Estate Team!
“The only way to do great work is to love what you do!” – Steve Jobs