As an educator, broker, mentor and volunteer, Jeani Jearnstedt credits her achievements to collaboration, team building, and helping others to be the best they can be. She believes that a positive attitude is supportive, motivational and productive and she exemplifies that each and every day.
Jeani’s background as an educator informs her perspective and approach to both agents and clients. Her exemplary listening and communication skills build strong and lasting relationships that lead to mutual success.
Jeani has masterfully combined real estate experience and teaching skills into a results-oriented agent mentoring program. A key strategy in her leadership coaching is to underscore the concept that you cannot always control what people may say or do, but you can control your reaction. She is highly respected in the Chicago real estate community for her high ethical standards, dedication to the profession and her expert negotiation.
She entered the real estate profession because of her love for people, problem solving, and houses. In her first year in real estate, Jeani was named Rookie of the Year, and has built a thriving business in Chicago’s famed Gold Coast neighborhood. Jeani artfully fuses market sensibility, extensive experience with listening and diligent work. She has been recognized as a leader in Chicago luxury real estate, and has received numerous sales and volume awards. The true testament to Jeani’s success is the people who have achieved their goals because of her guidance. Well-respected among her peers, Jeani she was promoted to assistant managing broker in 2010.
In addition to a successful real estate career, Jeani is an active volunteer for some of Chicago’s most notable institutions. She has been president of the The Women’s Board of the Field Museum since 2010 and has served on the Board for more than ten years. Jeani is also a member of the board of directors of The Brain Research Foundation, and is a member of the Women’s Board of Northwestern University and active in the leadership of the Women’s Athletic Club.
Jeani is a longtime Chicago resident and enthusiast. The suburb of Barrington has also benefitted greatly from her talents. As an educator, she helped develop their programming for gifted students and the Barrington Area Youth Services. She is a native of Oregon and earned a degree in education from the University of Oregon.
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