Laurie moved back to Georgia to begin work with the Georgia Historic Preservation Office in the tax incentives division and then at the Georgia Trust for Preservation, both in Atlanta. During this time, Laurie started spending countless weekends scouting homes with friends and family, Laurie quickly realized that she had a knack and passion for real estate & renovating homes and put her background in preservation to work while also pursuing a Masters in City & Regional Planning at Georgia Tech. After graduating from Tech, Laurie quickly found a niche in the Atlanta market working with Novare Group doing sales and marketing for four years where she held top sales awards.
In 2008 family and the coastal lifestyle beckoned and Laurie moved back to Savannah where she joined Keller Williams Realty as an Associate Broker. She quickly took up residence in the friendly Ardsley Park neighborhood & started volunteering with Historic Savannah Foundation & created a vacation rental business.
Laurie now has her own brokerage business and enjoys spending time outdoors, running with her dog, Tondee, and soaking up all that the Savannah lifestyle has to offer.