Cheri Whitney has been involved in the real estate industry since the 1970's when she worked for a real estate firm in Woodland Park, CO, and then as a real estate transaction closer at Teller County Title Company. In the early 1980's Cheri and her husband Richard relocated to Clearwater, FL where she continued real estate work at Stewart Title Company, and at the law firm of Richards, Nodine, Gilkey and Fyte. During this period she also worked with the Whitney family at Whitney Realty on Clearwater Beach. Today, Cheri is a co-owner of Whitney Commercial Real Estate Services and has responsibilities in both the property management and general contracting divisions. Cheri’s notable construction projects include renovations for Ricoh, Banker's Life, Auto Owners Insurance, Southeastern Telecom, Emdeon, Smokey Mountain Center, and MAHEC. With her husband, Cheri has three children and one grandchild. Cheri is active in her local Toastmasters group. Leisure interests include gardening, sewing, and traveling.