Mike Walker agent Cathy Craddock honored for Rotary state, local roles

Baker Rotary Club President Tierney Bennett, left, honors Past President Cathy Craddock who will also serve as Assistant District Governor.

Cathy Craddock was honored Thursday, July 28, 2022, for her two-year tenure as president of the Baker Rotary Club and her role as the incoming assistant state governor of Louisiana District 62. Her knowledge of the communities she serves paired with a history of community service makes her an invaluable part of the Mike Walker Real Estate team.

Cathy has been a part of Rotary since 2015. She has held many roles in her club including president-elect 2019-2021. She is a graduate of Rotary Leadership Institute. Craddock emphasizes literacy programs and is excited about her role as assistant district governor. Her area includes the Baker, Zachary, New Roads, and St. Francisville clubs.

Cathy has been a Licensed Real Estate Agent in the Baton Rouge area for 25 years and joined the Mike Walker & Associates Real Estate team as the Residential Specialist.

Cathy brings with her extensive experience, proven success and impressive credentials such as Accredited Buyers Representative, Certified Investment Agent Specialist, Certified Distressed Property Expert, Certified Residential Specialist, Senior Real Estate Specialist, Short Sale and Foreclosure Specialist, Seller Representative Specialist and Graduate of the Realtor Institute.

An active member and volunteer with the Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors, Cathy has served on multiple committees for the Association including Education and Profitability, Governmental Relations, and Professional Standards.

Her list of distinctions include:

  • 2021 Top Producer – Mike Walker Real Estate
  • 2020 GBRAR Commercial Realtor of the Year
  • 2020 National Assn. of Realtors – Louisiana Realtor of the Year
  • 2020-21 TRENDS in Real Estate Chairperson
  • 2019 Commercial Investment Division – President
  • 2015-2021 Commercial Investment Division – Board of Directors
  • 2015 Realtor Of The Year
  • 2014 Most Cooperative Realtor Of The Year

Call Cathy Craddock at 225-603-7611 today to list your home or to find your dream home with Mike Walker Real Estate.

Mike Walker Real Estate media specialist honored by Baker Rotary Club for service

Frances Spencer was honored Thursday, July 28, 2022, with the Baker Rotary Club Service Above Self Award for a period that coincided with her first full year as a Rotarian. Frances has more than 30 years’ experience in journalism and media specialties, and she provides media and marketing support to the Mike Walker Real Estate team.

Cathy Craddock, left, awards Frances Spencer the Baker Rotary Club Service Above Self Award Thursday, July 28, 2022. Cathy is the Baker Rotary Club Past President and Chief Operating Officer of Mike Walker Real Estate.

As an independent contractor and consultant, Frances has worked with organizations and publications on special events, technology integration, patient education and marketing campaigns. As an award-winning journalist, she attained state and national distinctions in writing, design, and online editing/management. In addition to news positions at four metro dailies, she helped lead the print-broadcast convergence efforts as the first managing editor of the 2theadvocate.com news site.

Frances enjoys community outreach and working with non-profit organizations and small business clients.