Mary Victoria Dykstra of MKB, Realtors® in Roanoke was inaugurated as VAR’s 2013 president at the Real Show in Virginia Beach. She served as vice-president in 2011, and she succeeds Trish Szego of Fairfax at the post.
Mary has been an active member of the Roanoke Valley Association of Realtors®, serving as its president in 2005; in 2008 she was named RVAR’s Realtor® of the Year. She currently serves on RVAR’s Grievance and Public Relations committees.
Mary has chaired several Virginia Association of Realtors® committees, and has been a member of the Board of Directors since 2006. At the national level, she is a member of NAR’s Board of Directors and 2012 chair of its communications committee.
Mary serves her local community as a member of Roanoke’s Architectural Review Board, and as a Court Appointed Special Advocate for Abused and Neglected Children. She lives in Roanoke with her husband and two children.