Allen Tate Company (www.allentate.com), the Carolinas’ leading real estate company, has named Janet Parris-Gray as branch leader and broker-in-charge of the company’s Asheboro office at 161 NC Highway 42 North, Suite E, in Asheboro.
In her new role, Parris-Gray will oversee branch operations, management and training of 21 Allen Tate agents and staff.
Parris-Gray has more than 17 years of experience in residential and commercial real estate. She has owned and managed her own real estate company, J. Parris Gray, Realtors® in Jamestown, NC, since 2007. She also has experience in new construction and managing and renovating distressed and foreclosed properties,
Parris-Gray served as 2011 president-elect of the Triad Multiple Listing Service and 2007 president of the High Point Regional Association of Realtors. In 2008, she was named Realtor of the Year by the High Point Regional Association of Realtors and as Broker/Owner of the Year by the same organization in 2009. She has served in various capacities with the Triad Real Estate and Building Coalition (TREBIC) and the North Carolina Association of Realtors.
Prior to her real estate career, Parris-Gray worked as a substitute teacher, day care operator and administrative assistant. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of North Carolina – Greensboro. She holds the Graduate Realtors Institute (GRI) and Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR) professional designations.
She is a member of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina and the Guilford Native American Association.
“Janet brings a wealth of knowledge, energy and results to the Allen Tate leadership team. We’re excited for her to help grow the Asheboro market,” said Pat Riley, Allen Tate Company President and COO.
A native of Asheville, NC, Parris-Gray has made her home in the Triad since 1982 and currently resides in Archdale. She has a daughter, Leslie and son-in-law, Shane Martin. She enjoys reading, hiking, and singing and has traveled to all 50 states and seven countries.
Parris-Gray can be reached at the Allen Tate Asheboro office at 336-633-1333.