Tonya's Biography :
The Ozarks have been home to Tonya her entire life. Her vast work experiences began while she was still in school, working in her family’s home interior’s business which ignited her love for architecture, home décor and design. Tonya also spent many years as an owner of the Wright County Livestock Auction, worked as an agent with Allstate Insurance Company, and was the Traffic Director and Morning Show Co-Host on “TNT in the Morning” for 92.5 “The Grove” radio station. She currently serves as a secretary/bookkeeper for the Mountain Grove Special Road District. Tonya and her husband, Joel have five grown children and nine beautiful grandchildren who they take great pride in spoiling every chance they get. They live on a farm overlooking the countryside where they enjoy their cattle, horses, and the quiet at the end of the day. In her free time, Tonya loves spending time on the Ozark lakes and streams, fishing, boating and float trips with her family. She and her husband helped organize and actively work in an addiction recovery outreach program called "Broken Vessels". They have a passion for travel and make it a point to spend a couple weeks each year exploring new destinations in God’s beautiful world. It was Tonya’s husband who suggested she go into real estate. He saw it as a perfect fit for her personality and background and he was right. Tonya received her Real Estate license in 2009 and since then she has acquired experience in selling and listing everything from large farms to small homes in town. She is willing to go above and beyond to serve her clients the very best way possible. It’s because of that personal service and honesty that she has seen many repeat clients and referrals. Tonya loves the Ozarks and enjoys showing off its beauty, its quirks and its history.