About Marianne

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  • Executive Director, Kootenay Real Estate Board - September 2010 to present
  • Sales Representative/Realtor for Nelson Realty – December 2006 to september 2010
  • Sales Representative with Valhalla Path Realty 1996 – 2006
  • Previous administrative experience with a law firm, accounting firm, and private international school.


  • Voted Best Realtor in the Nelson Daily News in 2004 and 2005
  • Elected to Nelson City Council for 2 – three year terms (1993 – 1999)
  • Nelson & Area Economic Development Officer (1989 – 1993)
  • Lifelong Nelson resident.
  • Co-host of a radio show on Kootenay Coop Radio called By The People (www.bythepeople.info) – a program about “democracy as if people mattered”.
  • Board member Nelson Muncipal Library
  • Over the past number of years I have served on a variety of boards and committees such as the Nelson & District Housing Society, the Nelson University Centre, Nelson Electric Tramway Society, Kootenay School of the Arts Building Committee, Nelson & Area Health Commission as well as many others.