Marni Parent-Howder - REALTOR®
As a Vero Beach native, Marni Howder has a lifetime of knowledge and personal
understanding of Vero Beach and surrounding areas. She comes from a family with a well-known history and background in the local market and all things real estate. Her mother, Barbara Parent, has over 40 years of success as a local Broker/Realtor; her father, Richard Parent, and both grandfathers, Will Parent and George Frederick, were prominent builders in the community. With her 19 years of experience as a Vice President in the residential mortgage field, Marni brings a unique knowledge that can help her clients navigate through the residential lending market.
Marni, a brain cancer survivor, has a special drive and passion to give back to her community. She is involved with several organizations that are very near and dear to her heart. She is actively involved on the patient advisory board of the Scully Welsh Cancer Center, is a member of Friends After Diagnosis, and is a past board member of The American Cancer Society of Indian River and the Samaritan Center for the Homeless Families. She is currently on the board of the Exchange Club of Indian River, a member of Indian River County Chamber of Commerce and The Realtors Association of Indian River, and volunteers for several other local non-profit organizations.
In her free time, Marni enjoys traveling with her husband, Todd, looking for sea glass at one of the areas beautiful beaches, gardening, walking the park at Memorial Island, cuddling her Persian kitties and spending time with her family and friends.
Having grown up in the business, Marni is looking forward to the next chapter in her career and working in real estate with her mother, Barbara Parent (a breast cancer survivor), and bringing a unique and well-rounded knowledge and quality to the Parent-Howder team. Together, they love Vero Beach and feel it is one of the most beautiful and special places you can ever live. They are excited about the future and combining their talents to help clients with all their real estate needs. Passionate about life, living each day to the fullest and always with a smile on her face.