Holly, one of the two founders of Athena Real Estate Group, began selling real estate in 2004 and is a licensed Realtor. She joined the Rasmus Real Estate Group in 2004 to represent buyers and sellers in the Atlanta area and has been instrumental in developing listings in Morgan, Oconee and Greene counties. May of 2008 she married Grant Whitworth. Where they moved to his hometown of Athens, Georgia. Both having back grounds in real estate and Holly having extensive knowledge of the foreclosure market they opened Athena Real Estate Group in August of 2008. Holly has a special interest in making the transaction process as simple as possible between buyers and sellers. Prior to entering the real estate field, Holly worked in the Therapeutic Riding program at Chastain Horse Park and gave private lessons. Holly is still actively involved in competitive riding programs in Georgia. Holly was most honored as the fifth top selling agent in Athens for 2009. In 2010 she was THIRD top selling agent and was inducted into The Circle of Honor. Grant Whitworth
Mr. Whitworth was born and raised in Athens, Georgia. He grew up in the real estate business working with his father and now partner. Mr. Whitworth graduated from the University of Georgia in 2001 with a BBA in Finance. He then moved to Atlanta were he became vice president of The Robert S. Jordan Company a commercial real estate brokerage firm. While at the Jordan Company Mr. Whitworth acted as both a selling and buyers agent on transactions ranging from less than one acre to several hundred acres focusing primarily on residential development, multi family, industrial, retail, and recreational properties. In 2008, Mr. Whitworth returned to Athens and formed Athena Real Estate Group with his wife Holly. He is also the Chief Financial Officer for Whitworth Land Corporation a real estate brokerage firm that specializes in land and commercial properties.