BA in Communication Studies, University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill
Jennifer was born and raised in Statesville, North Carolina and joined Opus Financial Advisors in October of 2019. After graduating from Statesville High School in 1997, she donned Carolina blue and became an active member of the Pi Beta Phi Fraternity for Women. Jennifer’s professional background includes experience in advertising and marketing, consumer affairs, resort services and property management. She has been a licensed real estate agent in North Carolina since 2009 and specializes in single family residential, new construction and distressed properties. Jennifer is a member of the Canopy Multiple Listing Service, the Charlotte Regional Realtors Association (CRRA), the North Carolina Association of Realtors (NCAR) and the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Jennifer applies her expertise, ethics and market knowledge daily. She brings compassion, energy, integrity and organization to her work. She performs a wide range of administrative and operational support duties for our Statesville advisory team and client base. She provides exceptional customer service and a warm welcome to all who visit our Statesville location. She is essential to our greater team’s organization, efficiency and long term vision.
Jennifer loves working with people and local civic organizations, and she considers herself an enthusiastic member of the community. She serves on the board of the Full Bloom Film Festival, is a member of the United Way of Iredell County, Inc. Benefactor Committee and serves on the Gala Committee for Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County. Since graduating from college, Jennifer has traveled extensively both in the United States and around the world, and includes Australia, Italy and Vietnam as favorite international destinations. She lived and worked in Washington, DC, Winston-Salem, NC, and Telluride, CO before returning to her hometown of Statesville in 2008 to settle down and plant roots. Jennifer is married to Richard Griggs, also a Statesville native and Director for the City of Statesville Recreation and Parks Department. Together they share their home with their son, Grayson, their daughter, Stuart and their dog, Merle. In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys cooking, reading, seeing live music and spending time outdoors by going camping, hiking and running.
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