Michele Samson began her real estate career in 1988 in Chicago’s exclusive North Shore where she was awarded “Rookie of the Year” at the end of her first year in business. She has remained at the top of her game for over 20 years and continues to be recognized for her hard word, dedication, and passion in the Sonoma and Napa markets. She was awarded runner up as the best real estate agent in Sonoma Valley in 2009 and was recently recognized as one of Pacific Union’s top agents.
Along with her designation as Realtor, Michele is a Certified Notary and an Accredited Staging Professional (ASP). As an ASP, Michele utilizes her own design experience with training provided by the International Association of Staging Professionals to ensure that she’s created immediate buyer interest with her customer’s properties. Michele’s own renovations and the distinct designs have been featured in top publications, including Romantic Homes Magazine and Women’s World. “By offering my experience along with these enhanced services, I am able to provide a level of service that meets my own personal standard”.
Michele’s alluring sense of humor combined with her negotiating skills, sensitivity and understanding provide the ultimate in “Premier Service” to her clients. “I want to provide my clients with the services that will make their experience as stress free as possible.” Michele’s success continues beyond her real estate career. Michele has been in a loving marriage since 1978 and is the proud mother of two children. Her daughter (30) is a psychotherapist and her son (27), an attorney. She also enjoys working with her son-in-law, Director of Business Development at Pacific Union International/Christie’s Great Estates. Her future daughter-in-law, also an attorney, is a delight and the family looks forward to an August wedding. Michele resides in Sonoma and serves her community as a board member of the Valley of the Moon Boys and Girls Club, Volunteer at the Valley of the Moon Children’s Home, a Sonoma film festival volunteer, and a member of the Sonoma Board of Education. She is passionate about the elderly as well, and actively supports her husband with his business, Senior Care Authority (www.seniorcareauthority.com). Michele is a member of the North Bay Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors, and National Association of Realtors.
Michele is available to assist you in Sonoma and Napa counties. If you are looking to purchase or list your home, land, farm or winery beyond those areas, she will refer you to an excellent agent in your area. Michele also maintains her real estate license in Illinois.