After years working for Chanel cosmetics as their Southern California premiere make up artist to the stars, Fonda embarked on a new journey to Las Vegas, with her husband, to open a restaurant for Piero Selvaggio, of the famed Valentino Santa Monica. Valentino Las Vegas in the Venetian opened to rave reviews Fall of 1999. Her position was in the catering and special events division of their multi-million dollar restaurant group, which also included Café Giorgio in Mandalay Bay. While in Las Vegas, she also took on the most daunting task to date, but the most fulfilling, being a mother to daughters Lily and Lexy.
All of the hats Fonda has worn in her life, have led to her wearing her current hat of Ebby Halliday Real Estate agent. The skills of listening to clients/customers is what makes her the reputed agent she is, making every transaction as seamless as possible for her clients, her knowledge of current market trends, her extensive lists of vendors from moving companies to landscapers makes Fonda a One Stop Shop when it comes to your move.
Fonda's decision to move back to her home state of Texas, with her daughters and 4 dogs, came after the crash of the 2008 real estate market, for Nevada along with a few other states. Texas was, and continues to be a strong market making her decision to come back to Texas, that much easier. She has relocated cross-country several times in her life, and she knows the difficulties and stress moving brings, but her ability to alleviate that stress is a skill she was born with, always trying to make life easier for others.
Fonda grew up in South Texas where she was crowned Miss Corpus Christi and was a strong competitor in the Miss Texas USA pageant. From there she attended SMU where she majored in Broadcast Journalism and attained her amazing communication skills, of which come in handy as a Realtor. She now resides in Frisco with her daughters and fur babies. In her downtime, she loves playing games and spending time with her girls, and fueling her passion as a gourmet cook.
Let Fonda and the Ebby Halliday team BRING YOU HOME whether it is BUYING or SELLING!