(TUCSON, AZ.) Long Realty’s Jill Knox recently received the honor of being named Arizona State Chapter’s Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) of the Year for 2009 by the Council of Residential Specialists, a not-for-profit affiliate of the National Association of Realtors®.
Knox was recognized for her dedication and service to the community, as well as to the Tucson Association of REALTORS®, the Arizona Association of REALTORS® and the Arizona CRS State Chapter. She was also recognized for her top producing real estate sales performance.
A Realtor since 1991, Knox holds a variety of prestigious designations in addition to CRS, including, Associate Broker, Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR), Certified Residential Specialist, Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES) and e-Pro. She works out of Long Realty’s Tanque Verde branch office.
Knox, a New York native and 35-year resident of Tucson, currently serves on the Board of Directors for New Beginnings for Women & Children, a local non-profit organization specializing in helping homeless women and children achieve the life skills and training necessary to become financially independent.
Knox loves oil painting, spending time outdoors, and spending time with her family of four adult children and four grandchildren.
The Council of Residential Specialists is comprised of more than 43,000 members. It awards the CRS designation to experienced Realtors® who have completed advanced professional training and demonstrated outstanding professional achievement in residential real estate.
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