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Ouida is a licensed Real Estate Broker in Georgia and South Carolina and she has been in real estate consulting and sales for over 17 years. For over 20 years Ouida was in banking, serving in such capacities as Senior Vice President with SunTrust Bank, managing the Mortgage Loan Production Division. Before that she was Group Vice President with Decatur Federal.
Ouida works with individual buyers and sellers, Corporate Executives, Senior Citizens, Persons with Special Needs, Corporate Relocation Executives and Employees, First Time Home Buyers, For Profit and NonProfit Corporate Clients. Her area of specialization is in locating homes that can be modified for individuals with special needs. She has worked with various corporations and individuals in a Real Estate Sales and or Consulting capacity to acquire properties for over 500 individuals who required special accessibility modifications. Ouida is a tireless advocate for housing rights of individuals with special needs and disabilities. She strives to change the public’s perception and improve the quality of life of people with special needs.
Ouida is a Member of the DeKalb Association of Realtors. She serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of United Cerebral Palsy of Georgia, Member of the UCP Master Board of Directors South Florida/ Georgia/South Carolina, Vice Chairman and Member of Board of Directors UCP of South Carolina. She is a member of the United Cerebral Palsy, Inc. Affiliate Services Committee. Her other volunteer activities include serving on the Board of Trustees of the Rosebud McCormick Foundation for over 26 years and is currently serving as the Vice Chair and Finance Chair. She is the Finance Chair for the Georgia Federation of Business and Professional Women and Past State President BPW/GA. Ouida has served on the Executive Board of her Neighborhood Association for 25 years. She is currently serving as Treasurer of the Decatur BPW. She was recently elected to the Family Extended Care, Inc. Board of Directors. Ouida strongly believes in volunteering and giving back to the community.
Ouida has both her MBA and BBA Degrees from Georgia State University.