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real estate company executive

Wanda June Proffitt, American real estate company executive. Recipient Volunteer award, Governor North Carolina, 1983, Farm-City Week-Business award, Yancey County Extension Service, 1982.

Background

Proffitt, Wanda June was born on May 1, 1942 in Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Gudger and Mae (Wyatt) Robinson.

Education

Student, Maryland Technology College, 1972. Graduate, Realtors Institute, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1975.

Career

Secretary Robinson Dairy, 1964—1972. Secretary, broker Cy Jordan Realty, Inc., Burnsville, 1972—1976. Vice president, 1976—1981.

President Realty World Carolina Mountain Realty, Burnsville, since 1981. Chairman Yancey-County Economic Development Committee, Burnsville, since 1981. Vice chairman Economic Development Association Western North Carolina, Asheville, since 1984.

Director Mayland Technology Foundation, Spruce Pine, North Carolina Real Estate Educational Foundation, Chapel Hill. Associate dean Realtor's Institute, 1977—1981. Secretary Realty World, Dixie Region, Charlotte, North Carolina, since 1984.

Trustee North Carolina Realtors Political Action Committee, Greensboro, since 1982.

Membership

Board directors Avery Mitchell Yancey Regional Library., Spruce Pine. Treasurer Higgins Memorial United Methodist Church, Burnsville, since 1977. Member of Yancey-Mitchell Board Realtors (founding president), National Association Realtors, North Carolina Certified Residential Specialist Chapter (secretary 1982-1983), North Carolina Industrial Association, North Carolina Association Realtors (education chairman 1981, regional vice president 1982-1984, Regional Service award 1979), Yancey County Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1981-1983).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, hiking, sewing.

Connections

Married Bobby Lee Proffitt, July 11, 1958. Children: Robert, Amy P. Proffitt Troutman.

father:
Gudger Robinson

mother:
Mae (Wyatt) Robinson

spouse:
Bobby Lee Proffitt

children:
Robert Proffitt

Amy P. Proffitt Troutman Proffitt