AIRIE has also appointed Honorary Trustees Kathleen Morris and Alan Scott. Alan Scott, the Chief of Resource Education and Interpretation at Everglades National Park, co-founded AIRIE with Donna Marxer in 2001. Kathleen Morris, former AIRIE Board President, entrepreneur, and real estate broker-associate, is niece to the late Donna Marxer and a strong advocate for AIRIE and its continuing mission.
★★★★★"Kathleen Morris and Joan Andre were outstanding, patient and helpful for us when we sold our parent's house in Coconut Grove. Despite there being big difficulties with the title and probate, Joan and Kathleen remained positive, kept us calm and worked diligently to get us a fair deal in the end. I'm so glad that we found such professional agents with such good knowledge of the local area."
★★★★★"I had the pleasure of working with Kathleen when my husband and I decided to purchase a home. All we knew was that we wanted a house south close to our son's school. Kathleen, displayed her expertise by taking us to see only those homes that fit our specifications and did not waste our time. She showed us homes that fit our needs and we were able to find a new home in record time. She was able to negotiate a very reasonable purchase price for us. Extremely professional, dedicated and very knowledgeable in her field. We would recommend her to anyone looking to sell or purchase a home."
★★★★★"Kathleen makes buying and/or selling a home seamless. My family and myself have enlisted her expertise for over 30 years. She is energetic, personable and knowledgeable, especially regarding the South Florida market. I highly recommend Kathleen!"
★★★★★"Ms. Morris has made a long, frustrating process a very pleasant one for me and my family. She is extremely patient, informative and always kept in touch with us on a daily basis with regards to new listings, questions and concerns. She is very knowledgable with South Florida and Miami areas. I am happy to call Kathleen a friend and frequent dinner guest! We couldn't be happier with our new home. Thank you Kathy!!"
★★★★★"Kathleen not only found my dream home for me but she also found several income properties the have been total winners!!"
With over 25 years of experience in the real estate industry, Kathleen is a seasoned professional in an area she knows the best. She is a trusted resource for her clients, and her expertise earned through years of working knowledge is a high-value item in the real estate transaction. Because of her extensive experience, she is able to easily assist her clients as they navigate the hurdles involved in buying or selling. She fully understands the emotion and financial importance of putting trust in an agent, and she works tirelessly with integrity to build that trust and ensure her clients achieve their real estate goals.
Through her wide network, Kathleen fosters relationships with her clients who view her as an advisor in the industry. She focuses strongly in the Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, South Miami, Pinecrest, and waterfront communities; areas she knows extremely well. She has a passion for her community and for assisting others in finding their happiness by achieving their real estate goals. Kathleen maintains a strict code of ethics and finds her success through hard work and determination.
As a strong community activist, Kathleen has been involved in many different organizations that bring awareness to groups that support community and artists in the South Florida area. One organization she is most proud of is ARIE, the Artist in Residence in Everglades organization, where she served as President for over 10 years. ARIE.org supports artists who wish to spend time in a residency program studying and creating artwork reflecting the unique beauty of the Florida Everglades. In addition to her passion for supporting the arts, Kathleen also enjoys photography, gardening, and neighborhood walks around Coconut Grove. She loves The Florida Keys, traveling via road trips, and supports the conservation and protection of our fragile South Florida water ecosystems.