Through the years Cheryl Grant has become a name people trust in real estate. In recent years, Cheryl added her brother Richard and sister-in-law Beth to the team and has recently expanded further adding Becky Dickenson, Brent Kanitz, and Business Manager Chelsea Spaans. The continued expansion is proof of the success of Cheryl’s approach to real estate. The current size of the team enables Grant to meet the demands of the increasingly active local real estate market without compromising the personal, proactive, always-prepared, approach that has earned raving reviews from her clients – as well as multiple years of the Super Service Award from Angie’s List.
Team Leader and Listing Specialist
Recognized by many for her television work, Cheryl Grant has become a name people trust. As the producer and anchor of her own newscast on Grand Rapids’ ABC affiliate for a decade and then later as the News Director for the 50-plus News Team, Cheryl refined her management and leadership skills and acted with integrity in all she did. Those skills transferred perfectly in to the Real Estate world and have made Cheryl a Top Grand Rapids Area Realtor.
“I spent a great deal of time selecting the right group of people to represent our clients, and I am confident each Buyer Specialist and our Business Manager is just as committed as I am to pulling out all the stops to provide the best Client Service” —Cheryl Grant
During her 18-year career in newspaper advertising, Beth swiftly moved up the ladder from multi-media sales consultant to Marketing Director. As an early adopter of digital technology, she knows firsthand you need a combination of keen analysis and tireless advocacy to help would-be homebuyers not only find the right fit, but find it fast and first.
Thirty years of business experience, a strong work ethic, and good old-fashioned values sum up Richard. Prior to relocating to Michigan, he owned and operated a successful auto sales business in Maine, which he built on his ability to analyze problems, listen to customer needs, and provide the information they needed to make excellent decisions – an approach that translates well to this ever-changing real estate market.
As a recognized, top-selling residential real estate agent in West Michigan since 2012, Becky consistently ranks among the top 10 Keller Williams team agents in her market center. A strong negotiator and advocate for her clients, Becky previously enjoyed a 20-year Marketing Communications career in both the creative and account divisions.
After working in the hospitality industry for more than15 years, Brent’s strong knowledge of the greater Grand Rapids area, coupled with his dedication to customer service make him an excellent Buyer Specialist. Outside of work, you can typically find Brent hanging out with his wife Abby, along with their 4 children. They are active members at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church on Burton in Grand Rapids.
As a Michigan native and seasoned Licensed Real Estate Professional, Business Manager Chelsea Spaans brings experience and knowledge that helps the Cheryl Grant Real Estate Team be one of the best in West Michigan. Chelsea assists Team Leader Cheryl Grant with day-to-day operations and manages our community outreach and marketing efforts. Chelsea also serves as Client Services Coordinator which means she is on the front line of all we do. Prior to joining the Cheryl Grant Team, Chelsea held several management positions with two other Real Estate organizations. Chelsea lives in Jenison with her husband and two sons. In her spare time she enjoys Photography and Camping in Michigan’s beautiful outdoors.
Chirp is our logo coming to life. Sure it’s a little “out there” but the Cheryl Grant Team loves to have fun and loves how people of all ages react when meeting Chirp. Chirp makes dozens of community appearances every year.
What's up with the bird?
Chirp is the Cheryl Grant Team mascot. He is the real-life and very active version of our logo. He came to life in 2017 and quickly became a key part of The Cheryl Grant Real Estate Team. Be sure to keep an eye out for Chirp at local events and learn a bit more about him right here!