Karen Mostue

Freelance Brochure Designer & Document Designer

Location:Rothsay, Minnesota, United States
2 Skills
Thorough, dedicated business professional with in-depth knowledge of office
administration including loan processing and closings. Considered to be an excellent
negotiator, utilizing extensive skills in customer service. A thorough and competent
office manager experienced with Excel, Powerpoint, Quickbooks, Word and various
other specialized office programs.
1/1996-Present: Performing real estate closings and appraisals.
1/2009-8/2010: Wells Fargo, Sisseton, SD
? Processed customer financial business.
? Maintained bank records.
? Introduced bank services to customers.
? Assisted customers with the implementation of those services.
2/2002-10/2005: Owner of Vintage Shop of Flowers, Barnesville, MN.
? Responsible for management of all business records and operations.
? Ordered giftware and floral supplies; serving retail customers.
1/1996-10/2008: Owner/Broker of Mostue’s Advantage Real Estate,
Barnesville, MN.
? Responsible for management of office and administrative duties, including
establishing and exceeding budget projections, overseeing support staff training,
marketing and promotion.
? Promoted good will between Seller and Buyer during the real estate transfer
? Acted as liaison between client and attorneys, title companies, lending
institutions. This also entailed initiating services of surveyors, inspectors,
insurance agencies, appraisers, abstractors and other related industries.
3/1993-12/1995: Seifert Realty and Auction in Pelican Rapids, MN.
? Established and expanded client base resulting in increased revenue.
? Initiated relationships with attorneys, title companies, lenders and real estate
firms in the area.
Graduated from Fargo South High School 1977.
Graduated from Interstate Business College 1986 with degree in Para-legal studies.
ProSource Real Estate School 1994 with license for real estate sales.
ProSource Real Estate School 1996 with license for real estate broker.
ProSource Real Estate School 2004 with license for real property appraiser.
Professional Training Institute for Property and Casualty Insurance agent.
Minnesota State Community and Technical College.
Grant writing education.
? Real Estate Broker
? Real Property Appraiser
? Notary Public
? Property and Casualty Insurance (pending)
Community Involvement
7 years on the Hamar Lutheran Church council
2 years Rothsay Public School PTO President
10 years with Rothsay Women Club; a community service group
Skills (2) Rating
Brochure Design
Document Design