Vaike O’Grady is a real estate veteran, having spent over 25 years working for developers and homebuilders across five states. She started her career at the Home Builders Association of Maryland, then moved on to hold various public relations, sales and marketing roles in Maryland and in Florida with The Ryland Group (now CalAtlantic Homes). After working with a local Florida homebuilder, Vaike joined Newland Communities, leading marketing strategies and execution for master-planned communities throughout the Southeast. Vaike moved with Newland to Austin in 2010, where she led marketing efforts for the award-winning communities of Teravista, Falcon Pointe, and most recently, Rancho Sienna. While at Newland in Austin, Vaike has held various leadership roles with the Home Builders Association of Greater Austin and the Williamson County Association of Realtors, and she is currently a member of the Management Committee of ULI Austin. Vaike is a licensed Texas Realtor, and she received her Bachelor of Arts Summa Cum Laude from Loyola University in Maryland.