More About Me

Buying or selling a home is a wonderful, yet challenging experience.  A competent Realtor acts as your counselor, adviser, and friend. Your Realtor should keep you informed on the process, advise you on your options, and help you deal with any unforeseen issues or changes that may occur.  Choose an agent with experience who provides the support you need when buying or selling your home. Choose Joannie as your Realtor for life!


Designations

Accredited Buyer Representative Certified Residential Specialist Coldwell Banker Diamond Society E-PRO Global Luxury Specialist Realtor Equal Housing Opportunity

Specialties

  • First-time Home buyers
  • Luxury Homes
  • Cottages
  • Condominiums
  • Investment Properties
  • Short Sales
  • Foreclosures

Professional Interests

  • Member of Imagination Station Board - 2003-2007
  • Member of Park Township Zoning Board of Appeals since 2009

Professional Background

  • Member of MAR (Michigan Association of Realtors) since 2003
  • Member of NAR (National Association of Realtors) since 2003
  • Member of WMLAR (West Michigan Association of Realtors) since 2003
  • Member of REBAC ((Realtors and Accredited Buyer's Representatives) since 2004
  • Associate Broker since 2011
  • ABR (Accredited Buyer's Representative) since 2004
  • Employed by Coldwell Banker Woodland Schmidt (Woodland Realty) since 2003
  • Employed by Prince/Johnson Controls 1984-2003
  • Coldwell Banker Woodland Schmidt Top Producer - 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013
  • Coldwell Banker Woodland Schmidt Advanced Program - 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011
  • Coldwell Banker International Diamond Society - 2006,2008, 2010, 2012, 2013
  • Holloway's Institute, Inc. Graduate - 2003
  • Ed Hatch Seminar - March 2004
  • Floyd Wickman Lead Generating Course Graduate - 2004
  • Accredited Buyer's Representative - 2005
  • Certified Negotiating Specialist - 2007
  • CRS 202 Sales Course - 2008
  • Byron Center High School
  • Davenport College

Education

  • Holloway's Institute, Inc. Graduate - 2003
  • Ed Hatch Seminar - March 2004
  • Floyd Wickman Lead Generating Course Graduate - 2004
  • Accredited Buyer's Representative - 2005
  • Certified Negotiating Specialist - 2007
  • CRS 202 Sales Course - 2008
  • Broker Law I & II - 2011
  • Byron Center High School
  • Davenport College

Community Involvement

  • Served on Holland Christian Auction Committee - 2003-2005
  • Serving on Holland Christian Parent Board - 2009, 2010, 2011
  • Served on Highbanks Estates Homeowners Association Board - 2000-2004, 2009

Personal Background

  • Resident of Holland, Michigan since 1984
  • Park Township resident since 1988
  • Married to Scott Bouman since 1984
  • One daughter, Alison

Personal Interests

Joannie's Favorites in Holland:

  • Breathtaking View - Top of Mt. Pisgah
  • Pizza - Skiles
  • Hair Salon - Salon Cheveux
  • Ice Cream - Capt. Sundae
  • Breakfast - Windmill Restaurant
  • Orthodontist - Dr. Cadie George
  • Dentist - Dr. Meredith Smedley
  • Pediatrician - Dr. Paul Dykema
  • General Practitioner - Dr. Brian Drozdowski
  • Eye Doctor - Dr. Dirk Schrotenboer