Anne was born and raised in the town of Irondequoit, a suburb of Rochester, New York, near Lake Ontario. On occasion, you might hear her called by the name of Carol. Upon graduation from the State University of New York at Alfred, she headed westward to Colorado. Her family relocated numerous times among the states of Colorado, New Mexico, and Texas, then finally settling in Colorado. Her working career commenced in law as a legal secretary. Throughout the chapters of her life, her background in customer service as a personal banker included an opportunity serving clients of diverse cultures. She recognizes and values the trust clients place in her team and strives every day to exceed expectations. Along the journey, one of those chapters included a return to education where she graduated with honors from Colorado State University with a degree in Business Administration and an emphasis in Finance. Though new to real estate, she brings a commitment to work diligently, listen, and follow through in order to provide quality service to assist her team build relationships with clients and maintain those relationships by communicating effectively. When Anne is not assisting her team, she and her husband, along with their all-American blue heeler and Siberian husky, enjoy the pristine view of Pikes Peak and the surrounding Colorado mountains from their front porch in the Wet Mountain Valley, or, spending time with family.
Wade was born in Beaumont, Texas, just east of Houston, where his parents still reside. He graduated from Texas State Technical College with a Building Construction Degree. In 1997, Wade moved to Dallas where he was a home builder then was promoted to New Home Sales Manager with Centex Homes. In 1998, he relocated to Fort Collins, where he joined Coldwell Banker selling both new homes & resale properties. He lived in Boulder County until 2005, then moved back to Beaumont where he obtained a Master’s Degree from Lamar University in Business Administration. In 2011, Wade moved to Dallas where he worked as Senior Care Asset Property Manager for Capital Senior Living. After marrying Jackie, they decided to begin searching for opportunities in Colorado as they have a deep love for the mountains. Since Wade enjoyed the Real Estate business, they both decided the purchase of Wapiti Ranch Realty & Auction, LLC. Wade is particularly excited about the Dark Skies of the Wet Mountain Valley and ability to view the Milky Way. Like Jackie, Wade enjoys outdoor activities such as skiing, hiking, biking and playing golf. They both are on the Custer County Tourism Board. They are looking forward to building long term relationships in and around Custer County and assisting the local community.
Born & raised in Dayton, Ohio, Jackie is one of eleven children. Both of her parents sold Real Estate in Southwest Ohio then moved to Austin, Texas in 1984, where they built a successful Real Estate business. Jackie graduated from Southwest Texas State University with a Degree in Commercial Art. In Austin, she began her career as a Restaurant Manager with Macaroni Grill. In 1994, she relocated to Dallas where she began a 20 year career as a Commercial Property Manager for Jones Lang LaSalle & Lincoln Property Company. In 2015 she met Wade Pettis and they married in 2017. Between them they have 3 grown sons, with 2 in college and 1 in the Army. They have always loved Colorado and have a passion for the Real Estate business, so they decided to move here to start a new life with the purchase of Wapiti Ranch Realty & Auction, LLC. Jackie enjoys the outdoors and doing activities such as hiking in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, skiing, fishing and playing golf. Her talent for art remains with her so she looks forward to painting in her off season. Wade & Jackie are eager to add value to the Custer County Community while becoming long term Real Estate Agents in Westcliffe, Colorado.