Why Choose the Gene Arant Team? 

We work together. Each person with a specific job, to ensure that you receive the very best service possible. Each of us has a different background with key strengths that when combined, makes for a more effective and streamlined experience. We work as a team to share our knowledge and experience with you. Our goal is to provide you with the best experience possible when purchasing or selling your home.

REALTOR® 
(512) 261-1000

I moved to Austin at the age of ten and never left. I grew up near the Lake Travis area and am proud to call Austin my home. I began my career in real estate after my wife and I purchased our first home together. After that first transaction, I realized that I have a passion for real estate, and ... Read More


REALTOR® | Business Development
(512) 261-1000

I was born a proud American, however had the opportunity to grow up in Germany and experience lots of wonderful places to live. I do admit, after moving to Austin, it didn’t take long to know that I was home. Shortly thereafter I was blessed to meet Gene and we started our lives together and ... Read More


Melanie Wilder
Director of Operations
(512) 261-1000

I am a native to Austin and a graduate of Concordia University, where I earned a Bachelor of Arts in Behavioral Science.  I have a passion for developing high performing teams as well as creating processes that enhance... ... Read More


REALTOR® | Listing Specialist
(512) 261-1000

As a native Texan, I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Management from Sam Houston State University. While I enjoyed living in Houston, the scenic hill country of Austin drew me in. I love that here, you can enjoy the best of many worlds - a vibrant music scene, a healthy outdoor community, a ... Read More


REALTOR®
512-261-1000

Hello, my name is LaNeigh Hudson, who as a native Texan, has had the privilege of living in Austin for over 15 years. I received my degree in teaching from Texas Tech University and have been married to my husband Hank, who is my biggest supporter, for almost 25 years. With 3 wonderful children,... Read More


REALTOR® | Buyer Specialist
512-261-1000

Hello! My name is Mandi, and I am a Buyer Specialist for the Gene Arant Team. My mission is to ensure that from the time you decide to buy a home, through the day of closing, you have a smooth, enjoyable experience. I am dedicated to living up... Read More


REALTOR® | Buyer Specialist
(512) 261-1000

Like many Californians, I have “seen the light” and moved to Texas. Before settling in Austin, I lived in Dallas just long enough to learn how to do big hair. While I’m happy to add that skill to my resume, I find that being outgoing, funny, honest and encouraging are attributes that best support my career in real estate ... Read More


Shelley McCannon
REALTOR® | Buyer Specialist 
(512) 261-1000

Born and raised in Aspen Colorado (I know, nobody is from there right?), I moved to Austin after spending fifteen years in Chicago where I sold downtown condos and worked in the film and television industry. You might have seen me in shows like Chicago Fire, Empire, and the film Transformers Age of Extinction. ...Read More


Shelley McCannon
Client Care Manager 
(512) 261-1000

My wife Shelby and I, along with our son Kaden moved to the Austin area in 2016. I may have been born and raised in Napa, California, however, according to my wife - an Austinite herself, I am "more of a Texan" than she is... Read More


Shelley McCannon
Client Care Manager 
(512) 261-1000

My name is Yvette, I recently moved to Austin from California. I grew up in Chicago where I was introduced to Mortgage and Real Estate at the age of 18. I loved knowing I was helping someone fulfill the American Dream of purchasing a home, whether it was a starter home or an investment. I enjoy working behind the scenes to ...Read More


Shelley McCannon
Bookkeeper 
(512) 261-1000

My name is Shelley and I’ve been with the Gene Arant Team for 17 years.  I keep the company running behind the scenes, as the “numbers girl”. As a West Texan, I am a proud Texas A&M graduate where I received a degree in Accounting. I love taking care of the team and its business... Read More