Cecile Hawkins has specialized in residential real estate sales and marketing throughout Marin County, San Francisco and Sonoma Counties since 1991, working with four major Bay Area real estate firms prior to joining Alain Pinel Realtors in 2009. Throughout her real estate career, Cecile has earned numerous awards and designations and has successfully expanded her client base with proven results in her marketing skills, contract writing and implementation, and current marketplace knowledge and experience. Cecile's success is a direct result of the premier service she provides clients. She is a consummate listener and communicator, as well as a skilled negotiator and problem solver. According to Cecile, "My highest priority is to provide my clients with uncompromising service, dedication, advocacy and accessibility. " Cecile's clients, in turn, praise not only her professionalism but also her energetic and positive personality. Cecile received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Education from San Francisco State University. She was an elementary and middle school teacher for eight years and is a life member of the California Teachers Association. As a Realtor, Cecile is a member of the National Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors, and the Marin Association of Realtors. She has been a Marin Real Tours network group member since 2000. In her free time, Cecile enjoys piano, tennis, gardening, decorating and staging homes and counseling the elderly. She has been a choir member at St. Hilary Church in Tiburon since 1999, a volunteer at the Sausalito Art Festival since 2000 and a volunteer at the Novato Art & Wine Festival since 1997.