For 25 years Laurie Knudsen has been involved in the real estate industry. Although most of her real estate activities have been focused in Charlotte, North Carolina, Laurie has been involved in real estate on both the state and national levels. Since the day she passed her real estate exam, the real estate industry has been Laurie's passion. From assisting clients and customers in the buying and selling of homes to traveling, as a representative, to both state and national capitols she always advocates for the rights of private property owners and affordable housing for all. Laurie has managed, coached and trained hundreds of advisors in the Charlotte area and serves as a real estate educator in North Carolina. She has served as president of her local Realtor association as well as on both state and national Realtor boards of directors. She is proud to be part of the leadership team for Engel&Voelkers in Charlotte, North Carolina.