Maura Neill, ABR, CRS, CDPE, e-PRO, MRP, MA, REALTOR® is a second-generation REALTOR® who combines her love for the industry with her passion for education. Before getting into the real estate business in 2001, Maura previously taught at Florida State University and University of Phoenix. She is an active agent with RE/MAX Around Atlanta, leading her team and representing buyers and sellers on a day-to-day basis, and considers education – both clients and other real estate agents – an important part of her role as a REALTOR®. Maura is a graduate of Florida State University (MA-English Literature; BA-Humanities/Art History; BME-Choral Music Education) and has regularly attended the Harvard Negotiation Institute at Harvard Law School (2015, 2016) and the Harvard Division of Continuing Education in Professional Development (2017).
Maura is a national real estate speaker and instructor on subjects such as real estate technology, building your business via social media, customer service, and client retention. She was the Lead Instructor and Subject Matter Expert for NAR’s Military Relocation Professional (MRP) certification and for the Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR) elective class, “Generating Buyer and Seller Leads: Capture, Qualify, and Convert.” She is the the 2014 Georgia CRS of the Year, the 2015 Atlanta REALTORS® Association REALTOR® of the Year, and a past recipient of the Georgia REALTORS® YPN Achievers Award. She is an RPAC Major Investor, as a Platinum R President’s Circle Member.
Maura is founder of Trick or Treat for the Troops, which is now in its tenth year and sends dozens of care packages to U.S. Servicemen and -women who are deployed and away from their families during the holiday season. A lover of all things Atlanta, Maura lives in Johns Creek, Georgia, with her husband Ben, their Beagles Charlie, Maddy, Jarvis, and Bebe…and a cat who wishes to remain anonymous.