Barbara recognized real estate as her first love in 1981 and the rest is history. In 1999 Howard Hanna Premier Properties by Barbara Alexander, LLC became a branchise office of Howard Hanna Real Estate Services. The company is consistently awarded “Top Branchise Office” by the Howard Hanna Corporate offices in Pittsburgh and continually ranks as the #1 real estate firm in our region.
As Broker/Owner, Barbara contributes to her profession through involvement in numerous committees, associations and boards. Named as “Realtor of the Year” by her peers in 1996, Barbara has gone on to serve as President of the West Virginia Association of Realtors in 2000 and was appointed Regional Vice President of Region 3 of the National Association of Realtors in 2003. Recognized for her accomplishments in West Virginia Executive Magazine as one of West Virginia’s “Top Young Executives” she has served on the board of Your Community Foundation, is a Charter Member and served on the board of the Monongahela Valley Bank. Currently, Barbara chairs the West Virginia University Cancer Institute Leadership Council, along with serving on the board for the West Virginia Medicine Children’s Leadership Council. She was recently recognized by her local Board of Realtors and given the Outstanding Achievement Award for 2017, which recognized Barbara for her lifetime of work in the real estate industry and her community.
"My work philosophy comes from my upbringing; my parents worked together in the family business and we were always there beside them. With six brothers and sisters, negotiating became second nature to me. If you work hard and treat people fairly, the rest will fall into place."
Barbara and the sales associates at Howard Hanna Premier Properties are ready to assist you with selling, buying or leasing residential or commercial properties!