Mikel's roots are buried deep in Colorado soil, dating back to 1880, when her grandmother's family settled in Woodland Park Colorado. Mikel is a Littleton High School graduate, she earned her BA at Western State College in Gunnison. She has enjoyed and lived in Colorado ski towns all her adult life; Crested Butte, Steamboat Springs, and Aspen. Vail however is Mikel's mountain calling and been her home since 1989. She cherishes her Vail life, family, and its community. Real Estate has been her passion since she became a licensed broker in 2005. She has been employed with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices as of 2011. Mikel is dedicated to her clients, at their pace and without pressure. She is focused, on task and works with determination. Mikel is completely engaged in mountain real estate - "working hard is really not so difficult when you love what you do".