Beverly-Hanks & Associates
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Your follow-through is incredible....Thanks for making Rich and I feel that we are your only clie...read more
Ellen was exceptional...willing to help with even the smallest detail....read more
Professional, efficient, client-oriented...we look forward to working with Ellen on our next proj...read more
Thank you for all your long hours and the hard work that you put into getting my kids and me our ...read more
Ms. Sither made my house hunting a wonderful experience....read more
2012 Bevery-Hanks & Associates Contributing to Excellence Award...read more
2012 Raving Fans Award...read more
Ellen’s innate ability to identify and match sellers’ and buyers’ individual needs, marketing skills, and attention-to-detail makes her a perfect fit for working with you to achieve your real estate goals. Enthusiastic and hard-working define both her personality and work ethic. Ellen’s professional experience in sourcing, research, high-value funds procurement, and financial management have prepared her well to provide you with exceptional, professional and comprehensive service.
Ellen graduated from the University of Georgia with a BBA in Accounting, and her skill-set has accumulated throughout 15 years in the professional sector as:
• Development Officer/Grants Administration and Writer for Jewish Hospital & St. Mary’s Foundation in Louisville, KY and Haywood Regional Medical Center Foundation in Waynesville, NC, managing $350K from multiple funding sources to open a free healthcare clinic and crafting grant proposals totaling $1.4M.
• Business Officer for the North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching in Cullowhee, NC, administering $6.4M state budget and foundation grants totaling $1M to provide professional development programs for teachers.
• Project Coordinator for Haywood County Schools’ 21st Century Community Learning Centers in Waynesville, NC, directing a $370K federal budget and securing another $574K state grant to launch 3 community learning centers for at-risk students.
• Commercial Lender and Corporate Budget Officer for SunTrust Banks in Atlanta, GA, acting as Assistant Manager of a commercial branch and assisting with the annual corporate budget consolidation
Ellen is married to Tom Sither, an Emergency Room Physician. She has two daughters, two stepdaughters and two stepsons ranging in age from 19 to 26 years old. Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, Ellen relocated with her family to Western North Carolina in 1996 to take advantage of Waynesville’s uniqueness and small-town, community atmosphere. Tom grew up in the Washington D.C. area, although his family roots go back to Lexington, Kentucky. Tom received his medical degree from, and continues to be an avid sports fan of, the University of Kentucky.
A satisfied customer is the best business strategy of all. Michael LeBoeuf