- 172 E Main Street
Harbor Springs, MI 49740
Board Member and Past President, RFC Firefighters Association
Board Member and Past President, Emmet County Lakeshore Association
Past Board Member, Harbor Springs Chamber of Commerce
Member, Burt Lake Preservation Association
Member, Little Traverse Conservancy
Member, Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council
Member, Michigan and National Association of Realtors
Member, Board of Review, Friendship Township since 1987
Traveling, sailing, kayaking, snow-shoeing.
Born, Cincinnati, Ohio
Phillips Academy, Andover, MA 1964
B.A. Georgetown University, 1968.
Peace Corps Volunteer, West Africa 1968-1970
Peace Corps Staff, 1970-1974
French Language Escort/Interpreter 1974-1986
Resort, waterfront, vacant, and commercial.
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Email me at: john@HarborSpringsRealEstate.com
1968-1975: Worked for the Peace Corps in the following capacities:
Peace Corps Volunteer, Ivory Coast
Recruiter, Los Angeles and Denver
Regional Director, Zaire
Country Desk Officer for Chad, Benin, Niger, and Burkina Faso at Peace Corps Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
1975-1977: Plant Manager, Plasticraft Manufacturing, Cincinnati, Ohio
1978-1986: U.S. State Department, French Language Escort/Interpreter
1986-1988: Coldwell Banker Schmidt, Petoskey, Real Estate Sales. Rookie of the Year Award, 1987. Salesperson of the Month for six consecutive months, Top Salesperson in Office 1988.
1989-1994: Real Estate Sales: Birchwood Realty. Top Salesperson in Office, 1989,1990,1992.
1994-2004: Real Estate Sales: Re/Max of Harbor Springs. Top Salesperson in Office 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2000.
2004-2008: Co-founder, President, Harbor Springs Realty, Inc.
2008-Present: Associate Broker, Coldwell Banker Schmidt, Harbor Springs
Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, 1960-1964
Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. 1964-1968. BA French
Junior-Year-Abroad: Université de Fribourg (Switzerland) 1966-1967