Shannon Marsh

MLS & Information Specialist

Shannon has been with the Association since 2013 and greatly enjoys working with Realtors and her co-workers. She studied Business Administration at CCC&TI. Serving as the MLS Coordinator and Information Specialist, Shannon is the primary contact for our MLS systems. She sends out weekly communication via the “Matrix Monday” and "Tuesday Tips." She is a mother of 3 children. Outside of work Shannon enjoys spending quality time with her family, working on her home and anything outdoors.

Amanda Bevins

Membership Director

Amanda processes new membership applications and serves as the primary membership contact. We are glad to have Amanda as part of our team!

Heather Bowen

Communications Specialist

Heather joined our team in March, 2021 and took on the position of Communications Specialist. She works on our social media, outreach, and event promotions. Heather is a native of Watauga County and loves living in the High Country. She enjoys spending her free time outdoors, gardening, painting and going on adventures with her husband, their son and two dogs. 

Angela 'Angie' Hicks

MLS Assistant

Angie is our MLS Assistant, and dedicated to helping our members with a smile!

Michael Cooper

Governmental Affairs Director

Michael Cooper is a native of western North Carolina, with family from Wilkes, Ashe and Watauga. He grew up in North Wilkesboro and is a 2008 graduate of Appalachian State University. His first job in college was covering sports for the Watauga Democrat. He is an attorney who spent three years practicing law in the High Country before working in state government. We are excited to have him on board to help us with promoting Property Rights and Homeownership.