Karen Sweenie joined Cozy Cove Realty in 2005 specializing in Lake and Mountain properties with "Great Customer Service" always top of mind. Karen is a Life Member of the Northeast Georgia Board of Realtors Circle of Excellence and a Multi-Million Dollar producer with several certifications including Resort & Second-Home Specialist. Karen actively supports the Real Estate community and is Past Union County Director - 2015, VP-Realtor & Public Relations - 2016, First Vice President - 2017, President-Elect - 2018 and will serve as President - 2019.
Originally from Pennsylvania, Karen grew up in South Florida starting her career in the Financial Industry. Working for Barnett Bank of Palm Beach County she spent several years in Operations, Branch Administration, Sales and Treasury Management. A promotion moved Karen to Jacksonville, Fl. to work for Barnett Bank Inc. where her focus was Training, Sales Management and Mergers & Acquisitions. Karen supported Barnett Banks merger with NationsBank and eventually Bank of America creating one of the largest financial holding companies in the country. Karen spent the next several years in Charlotte, NC where she worked in Human Resources, Organizational Development, Project Management and Training. Karen retired from Bank of America as Sr. Vice President of Training for their Technology Division and is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt.
Now enjoying a second career in Real Estate, her experience in the local market makes for a Realtor you will be delighted to work with. Karen lives, works and plays on Lake Nottely and has been known to show the beautiful lake properties by boat. Karen enjoys working with people and has built her business on referrals; many of her clients have become life-long, good friends. She would welcome the opportunity to work with you and earn your business.