Sylvia Sotelo Kidd Named Manager of Rockwall Office

Ebby Halliday, REALTORS has appointed Sylvia Sotelo Kidd sales manager of its Rockwall Office. Mary Frances Burleson, president and chief executive officer, recently made the announcement.

Always energetic and a proven Top Producer, Sylvia will undoubtedly bring the already very successful and well-known Rockwall Office to the next level, Burleson says.

Sotelo Kidd will report to Betty Misko, vice president and director of sales offices.

I have great confidence in Sylvia, Misko says. With her successful real estate background, I know that she will continue to perform with distinction.

For the past 10 years Sotelo Kidd has been a top agent in the White Rock/Lake Highlands Office of Ebby Halliday, REALTORS. She was the first recipient of the Yellow Rose of Distinction Award, a companywide award for her numerous and significant contributions to the community and her positive impact on the lives of others.

Among the reasons for my success are the extensive training and tools that come with being a member of the Ebby Halliday Family of Companies, Sotelo Kidd says. The Ebby Rockwall Office has long been No. 1 in Rockwall County. My job is to keep it the leader — and make it even better.

Sotelo Kidd, who is bilingual, has extensive experience in management, operations and human resources for both corporate and non-profit organizations. She is well known for her significant service in a variety of community activities.

Sotelo Kidd has served as a board member or officer with the Dallas Zoo, YWCA, Center for Non-Profit Management, Hispanic Women s Network of Texas – Dallas Chapter, Dallas Summit for local businesswomen and AVANCE for at-risk Hispanic children. She has served as a member of the DISD Superintendents Advisory Council, Women s Museum Board and SMU Meadows School of Art Executive Board.

She also has served as chair of the Mental Health Association of Metropolitan Dallas and chair of the Hispanic 100, a group of senior executive Hispanic women. She currently is on the Parkland Foundation Board, is the Chair of MomentumTexas and is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Dallas Theater Center. Sotelo Kidd was 1 of only 20 women nationwide selected to the National Latina Leadership Institute to participate in an intensive leadership program.

I very much look forward to using my executive management and community experience as resources to support the Rockwall office s agents, our buyers and our sellers, Sotelo Kidd says. My door will always be open.

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