Board Member Since 2016
After 25 years working in the oil and gas industry John Virden chose to make a lifestyle change to allow for the pursuit of a more self-directed career. The skill sets that John acquired in the corporate world, coupled with his interpersonal skills, found their perfect match in the real estate industry.
John Virden is a REALTOR® with Keller Williams Memorial. Continuing education and training have always been important to John. He has received his Master Certiﬁed Negotiation Expert (MCNE®) designation, Graduate REALTOR Institute (GRI) designation, and e-PRO® Internet Certiﬁed designation within a year after becoming a licensed REALTOR®. He is a member of the Keller Williams Global Property Specialists, The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, Houston Association of REALTORS®, Texas Association of REALTORS®, National Association of REALTORS®, Greater Houston Builders Association, Texas Association of Builders, and the National Association of Home Builders.
John is an active citizen in his community, you will ﬁnd he donates his time and money to various causes. He also donates a portion of each real estate commission to givebackhomes.com, which beneﬁts Houston Habitat for Humanity. John is a board member of the Houston East End Chamber of Commerce and the East End Foundation. John attended Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, Oklahoma.