Anne Nelson

Managing Real Estate Broker with Fathom Realty PB00068179

Anne Nelson was born in Indian Neck, Virginia in 1956. In 1980, she assister her father, a position which she held for 18 years. in 2005, she was ordained by Pastor Sally Beckman to a position she still holds to this day.

In 2006, she as invited to attend several ceremonies leading up to commemorating the anniversary of the founding of the first English settlement in Jamestown, Virginia. This is going to be short, she was named one of the Virginia Women in History for 2006.

What you may not know about G. Anne Nelson Richardson is that she is a Native American of the Rappahannock Tribe. she was elected the first woman Chief to lead a tribe in Virginia since the 18th century. That position she held for 18 years, well she assisted her dad who was the Chief at the time.. Until tomorrow keep that smile on your face and a penny in your pocket.

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Comments (20)

Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Good morning James. A good read and very interesting woman. Have a great day.

Jan 31, 2018 04:39 AM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

I love to see women in positions of leadership and power, James!

Jan 31, 2018 04:41 AM
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy


Keep these stories about great women coming.  I am enjoying them.  A

Jan 31, 2018 04:44 AM
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Thank you very much for telling us about G. Anne Nelson Richardson.

Jan 31, 2018 04:45 AM
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Thanks for the information, James.  A very accomplished woman.

Jan 31, 2018 04:56 AM
Raymond E. Camp
Ontario, NY
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester

Good morning James,

She earned her position in history.

Make yourself an astonishing day.

Jan 31, 2018 04:59 AM
Brian England
Vacasa - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

Very cool and good for her!  I have always found the Native American culture very fascinating.

Jan 31, 2018 05:11 AM
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning James. Goes to show you, cream floats to the top! Enjoy your day!

Jan 31, 2018 05:14 AM
Joe Pryor
The Virtual Real Estate Team - Oklahoma City, OK
REALTOR® - Oklahoma Investment Properties

We have had some outstanding women chiefs in Oklahoma so it is good to see this.

Jan 31, 2018 05:33 AM
Donald Urschalitz
Lubeck Realty Group - Jupiter, FL
P.A. Realtor ABR RSPS North Palm Beach County

What a honor, we need more women in leadership roles.

Jan 31, 2018 05:36 AM
Sally K. & David L. Hanson
EXP Realty 414-525-0563 - Brookfield, WI
WI Real Estate Agents - Luxury - Divorce

All hail to the Chief !  Goof for her !

Jan 31, 2018 05:36 AM
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

Good morning, James Dray another powerful female who led the way.... 

Jan 31, 2018 05:39 AM
Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes

Good morning James - great information to know.  Another woman trail blazer.

Jan 31, 2018 06:07 AM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello James,  Another great history lesson for us here in the rain.  Make it a great day!


Jan 31, 2018 07:39 AM
Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

I had never heard of her before today. Thanks for sharing the story. It's very interesting. 

Jan 31, 2018 08:33 AM
Debb Janes EcoBroker and Bernie Stea JD
ViewHomes of Clark County - Nature As Neighbors - Camas, WA
REALTORS® in Clark County, WA

Hail to Chief Anne, James. Thanks for sharing the notable women in history with us. Bet she had a few "Me too," stories to share... :) 

Jan 31, 2018 09:45 AM
Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS
Fathom Realty Washington LLC - Tacoma, WA
South Puget Sound Washington Agent/Broker!

Well that is the first I have heard about Chief Anne James Dray  

Jan 31, 2018 10:01 AM
Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

Hi James,
I did not know there were any woman Indian tribe chiefs. 

Jan 31, 2018 12:02 PM
Corey Martin
Martin Presence Group - Ruston, LA
Real Estate and Management Solutions

You just keep the interesting people coming. Thank you. She sounds like an intriguing woman. 

Jan 31, 2018 07:45 PM
Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

A woman thought she was Latino had her dna sampled. She turned out to be 21% European and 79% Native American. She turned her focus on Native American even try to advocate she is a newly identified Tribe.   

Mar 01, 2018 04:33 PM