Colleen Donlevy Burns
Real Estate Advisor
About Colleen Donlevy Burns
My name is Colleen Donlevy-Burns, 2015 Realtor of the Year of Lake and Sumter Counties. I was born in New Jersey and lived in several different states growing up, as my father's work required frequent relocation. My father was President of Pepsi Cola for numerous years; he was my mentor and inspiration as he was a hard working and much respected leader.
After completing high school at St. Mary's, Greenwich, CT. I did dual enrollment between Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY and Marymount College, Tarrytown, NY and earned a B.A. in Psychology and Special Education. Life after college took me to the Big Apple - New York City, where I enjoyed meeting people from all walks of life. To continue stimulating my intellect, a few years later, I went on to pursue a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Miami, Coral Gables.
I have over 30 years experience in sales. My extensive training and professional experience has proven to be a great asset to my clients. I am stimulated by challenging tasks and have a passion for helping people get what they want. For you, my Buyers and Sellers, it is important for you to know - I am a take charge person that manages situations with personal authority, with a friendly touch and always focusing on the productive results. My goal is to make your investment dealings profitable and stress free. I specialize in FL residential and vacant land sales from Orlando to Windermere to Winter Garden and Clermont and surrounding cities.
My qualifications and designations : Multi Million Dollar Producer, ePro Technology, PMN (Performance Management Network), CRS (Council of Residential Specialist), CDPE( Certified Distressed Property Expert®), SFR (Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource Certification), CIPS (Certified International Property Specialist), TRC (Transnational Referral Certification), 2006 Vice President of membership for South Lake County Women's Council of Realtors and elected 2007 President, 7 years on the Board of Directors for the Realtor Association of Lake and Sumter County and Chairman of the Education Committee, recently I have been award 2015 Realtor of the Year for Lake and Sumter Counties.