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Park Rapids' Haynes receives 2009 LCAR award

Marvel Haynes, a realtor employed with Coldwell Banker Clack & Dennis in Park Rapids, received the 2009 Distinguished Service Award from the Lakes Country Association of Realtors.

The award recognizes Haynes' contributions to advancing the real estate profession and its members as well as her personal involvement and contributions to the community. She attended grade school in Nevis and high school and college in California.

With a degree in engineering, she worked for the aerospace industry as a program manager on the Trident Missile Guidance Systems and the high-resolution cameras that photograph missile targets.

She joined Coldwell Banker Clack & Dennis Real Estate's team in 1993.

In the past couple of years she has also attained both her real estate broker's license and certification as a previews property specialist.