Chyrel enjoys her career in real estate, having entered the industry in 1998, after a career in Human Resources Management. As with HR management, real estate gives Chyrel the opportunity to help people reach their goals. Chyrel believes education enhances her ability and relies on her degree in HR Management from the University of Kansas, and numerous real estate education courses. She has earned the designations of Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR), Performance Management Network (PMN), SENIORS Real Estate Specialist (SRES), GREEN Realtor, plus the e-Pro, Referral & Relocation, and New Home Construction certifications. In her first year in real estate, Chyrel was awarded Rookie of the Year, then she and her partner Mark Hampton were recognized as REALTORS of the Year in 2003. In 2008 Chyrel was recognized by the Women's Council of REALTORS as Businesswoman of the Year. Chyrel recognizes the importance of giving back to the real estate industry. She has volunteered to serve as WCR local chapter president, Texas State chapter District Vice-President, and a two-year term as Secretary for the Central Texas MLS committee. Chyrel & her husband John enjoy playing golf together and spending time with their grandchildren.