Marlena is a graduate of Athens Technical College where she was recognized on the Dean’s list for her academic achievements, and received her Associates Degree in Administrative Business. Prior to joining CBUR, she worked as a Collections Officer for Athens First Bank & Trust from 1999-2009. Many Athenians may also recognize her as Sales Manager of Tena’s Fine Diamonds & Jewelry on Clayton Street in Downtown Athens, a postion which she held from 2011-2019 until she decided to make the move to Real Estate.
Marlena has excellent organizational skills. She is highly motivated, goal-driven, honest, and determined – all qualities that lead to a great REALTOR®. She was also born and raised in the Athens area, giving her insights on the local market. She is ready to use this knowledge, combined with her experience in sales and business, to assist her clients in finding the perfect home and getting the best value for their investments. When she is not selling real estate, she enjoys music, travel, watching movies, and cheering on her daughter at sporting events.