Dr. Avery transitioned from her last position as Director of Business Development/Owner Partner of Keller Williams Realty in the “Next Chapter” where her present business was birth. Avery & Associates Realty, where she is the proud Founder and CEO. Dr. Avery is dedicated in finding new talent, highest level of education, latest technology and keeping up with the “New Edge In Real Estate” and in Business worldwide.
This former Senior Vice President of a Fortune 500 Financial/Investment Company made the decision in 2000 to build a real estate agency par excellence. Out of that decision came RE/MAX Premier. “Premier” underscores the fact that her agency was the largest African American RE/MAX franchise Multi Office in the nation. In 2002, Dr. Avery purchased another RE/MAX territory located in the Cascade Area of Southwest Atlanta. This grows her influence from the “Hills of Stone Mountain to the Cascades of Atlanta”. Dr. Avery opened World RENOW Brokers in 2009 and operated as broker/owner. She owned and operated three locations in Tucker, Colonial Square, and Eagles Landings. She has expanded her Real Estate business to include financial Services and managing small businesses. Dr. Avery also owned and operated as the Owner/Director of Alpha Real Estate School in 2002 to 2009.
Being a Business Administration Management/Marketing major and receiving a Doctorate from A.P. Clay Theological Seminary has also been an addition to an alphabet soup of professional designations that attest to her dedication to properly qualify her to represent her customers and clients.
Among her many activities, she made time to chair various committees such as the African-American Renaissance Trust and holding memberships on various boards. She is and has been a member of the Atlanta Business League, Concerned Black Clergy, Georgia Real Estate Educators, Dekalb Board of Realtors, and Empire Real Estate Board, Georgia Coalition for the People’s Agenda among others. Dr. Avery was the 2002-2003 President of the Empire Board of Realtist, 2002 recipient of the Phoenix Award of the Dekalb Board of Realtors. In 2003 Dr. Avery received The Georgia Minority Business Tenacity Award and received the Pinnacle Leadership Award given by the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority in February 2004 and Outstanding Georgia Citizen Award the same year. Dr. Avery was the first female to be voted in office on the RE/MAX of Georgia Broker/Owner Council. She held the position of Secretary & Treasurer. Dr. Avery has held and presently holds various positions at her church as well as other church boards and non-profits.
She has also been awarded a second Secretary of State citizenship Award for Business, Civil Rights Martin Luther King Medallion, the 100% Club (Top 1% of all Real Estate Agents in the country), Multi Million Dollar Club Award Dekalb Board of Realtors, President of the Empire Real Estate Board and the Broker/Owner President’s Award from RE/MAX of Georgia
Dr. Avery is known for her prescription of SUCCESS: Which Is:
God First, Always Do What’s Right, Have A Positive Attitude, and Attitude Is Everything!