Born of Egyptian parents, in Khartoum, the Sudan, N. Africa, and brought up in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Lived in the US since 1970. Was a flight attendant for Ethiopian Airlines for 4 years before moving to the US. Been married to my sweet husband, Gerry for over 41 years, have 2 great children, Christina Schmid, 36 who is a singer/songwriter and lived in Nashville,TN, Now moved to LA. She leads worship at different churches and at PIHOP (Pasadena International House of Prayer). Our son, Mike Schmid 34 who is also a singer/songwriter and lives in Hollywood Hills, CA and is Miley Cyrus's keyboardist and back ground singer. He released his 6th CD in August last year, his song "Can you see all the colors" from his children's album Let it out won the grand prize in the USA songwriting contest! You can listen to his music by going to www.mikeschmid.com You can also go to his blog: www.mikeschmid.tumblr.com for updates on his music. Also have a 7 yr old grandson, Noah.
Owned and operated, 2 Travel Agencies, a Construction Company and 2 Century 21 Real Estate Companies in Waynesboro and Greencastle, PA for over 27 years. Worked for Long and Foster Real Estate, and Keller Williams Realty in Frederick MD, and Re/Max in Hagerstown, MD. Was in the TOP 5% of ALL Real Estate Sales people in America for 5 years in a row. Now in the top 10 realtors in Beverly Hills. My secret, I know how to negotiate deals for my buyers and sellers, and 99.9% of my deals get through! I moved to Los Angeles CA about 9 years ago, worked with Coldwell Banker North in Beverly Hills for a couple of years, while going back and forth to the East coast to service my existing clients, and 7 yrs. ago, we moved to LA permanently and am now with the wonderful and prestigious RODEO REALTY of Beverly Hills. My hobbies, include listening to my children's music, cooking, gardening, and designing gardens, including water features. Knitting, and Crocheting, I enjoy making scarfs for friends, family and clients. I love singing in choirs, dancing, going to the gym, reading gardening books. I enjoy playing with our grandchild, Noah, and baking and making crafts, painting, etc. I enjoy watching movies with my family, and playing board games. I love going to the beach, my favorite place in the world is Maui, Hawaii! I love to travel, and one of my hobbies is negotiating deals for my clients, go figure!! :) Let me know how I may help YOU!" Sell or buy a property through me, as a THANK YOU, get 2 nights/3 days FREE in our condo #253 in Maui, HAWAII, Refer someone to me, after close of escrow earn an additional FREE night in Maui to both you and the new client. (Go to www.beautifulmauicondos.com for pics, and amenities that we include) Mahalo for your business!!