Ruth was born and raised in Houston, Texas and is a graduate of Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas where she earned a Bachelor's of Business Administration degree in economics and finance. In her professional career she was employed by General Electric and IBM, in sales and sales management. Before leaving "corporate life" for "life in paradise" she was Global Marketing Programs manager for IBM. Ruth and her husband Jim moved to the Boca Grande area in 1998 to avail themselves of the beauty and amenities our area has to offer. Before obtaining her real estate license in 2004, Ruth ran a clothing boutique on Boca Grande fore 7 years. Besides enjoying golf and travel, Ruth is an active member of Boca Grande United Methodist Church, and can be seen each Thursday morning during season at the community-wide pancake breakfasts which she and her husband coordinate. Contact Ruth to start living the life in our quaint and beautiful piece of paradise.