2017 REALTOR® of the YearBroker/Owner
Network Team Homes Realty
801 E. Centre Ave.
Portage, MI 49002(269) 366-4644
Gayle joined GKAR in 2004. In her first three years she earned her ABR, CRS, GRI, and e-PRO Designations. She also earned her associate broker’s license in 2007.
Gayle and her husband Steve are the Broker/Owners of Network Team Homes Realty in Portage which opened in 2012. She has served on at least one committee each year since joining GKAR, including two years on the Board of Directors and two years as GKAR’s Treasurer (one of her favorite memories is hand-signing over 600 checks to GKAR Members).
Over the years, Gayle’s focus has been on building relationships, networking, personal development, community involvement, and engaging on social media to inspire agents around the world to-wards success.
She has been a sought-after speaker both nationally and internationally on the power of relationship marketing as it relates to business.
You will always find Gayle with a charged cell phone capturing images and video of people and events. She values her friendships and celebrates people every day.
|1958 Orville B Schroeder||1959 Clarence Hawthorne||1960 C Ray Clapper|
|1961 Ty Carter||1962 Robert Early||1963 Harry Hurni|
|1964 Arthur Warly||1965 Lowell A Swanson||1966 ---|
|1967 BW Borkenstein||1968 Robert E Greene||1969 Dale O Wheeler|
|1970 Kenneth S Bright||1971 Bruce R Perry||1972 Arthur C Early|
|1973 John W Bosch||1974 Philip C Keelan||1975 Meryl Weimaster|
|1976 Philip P Perry||1977 Douglas R Preston||1978 Frank R Stokes|
|1979 John B Olheiser||1980 John W Bosch||1981 Rod O' Brien|
|1982 Tom Tobin||1983 Jerry Carlson||1984 Lowell I Swanson|
|1985 Marian E Greene||1986 Robert L Walton||1987 Sam Cupps|
|1988 Woody King||1989 Phyllis Bogren||1990 Kathy King|
|1991 Tim Brown||1992 Nick Pratt||1993 Judy Haugh|
|1994 Jared Arnold||1995 Lonnie Palleschi||1996 Sally Elser|
|1997 Al Rowe||1998 Tim Brown||1999 Marty Wagar|
|2000 Ray Becker||2001 Mary Sutton||2002 Don Cain|
|2003 Sue Cornell||2004 Wayne Wilkinson||2005 David Maturen|
|2006 Dennis Field||2007 Rose Rook||2008 Rick Hoffman|
|2009 John Jackson||2010 Rick Berner||2011 John Buttery|
|2012 Audrey DeVault||2013 Cheri Schulz||2014 Cathy Gasper|
|2015 Nancy Fish||2016 Lee Crossley||2017 Gayle Zientek|
Nominations for the 2018 REALTOR® of the Year are no longer being accepted. Nominations for 2019 will be accepted from September 1st, 2018 to September 15th, 2018 at 4:30 pm.