Barbara Scurry grew up in Minneapolis, MN but has been enjoying the warmer climate of the Atlanta area since late 2000.
While doing sales and business development in nursing homes and marketing for a Continuing Care Retirement Community and a private-duty home care company, she developed a passion for working with senior citizens. In 2011, she combined that passion and her ability to organize chaos and started Senior Partners (formerly The Money Moxie).
Barbara has a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Spanish from Middle Tennessee State University (Go Blue Raiders!) and enjoys ballroom dancing and paper crafting in her spare time.
She lives and runs the company in Norcross, Georgia but also lives part-time in Charleston, South Carolina with her husband Darryl.
Most Likely To: Be dancing around the kitchen while cooking dinner
Favorite Movie: The Princess Bride
Fun Random Fact: Fulfilled a dream of dancing in a Flash Mob at Atlantic Station
Angie Walker has always been passionate about helping seniors–this was fostered by growing up in a home where she lived with her grandmother and had a close loving relationship with all of her grandparents.
“My favorite part of my job is hearing the stories of clients’ pasts and how it shaped them into the person they are today”
Angie’s background includes a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Kennesaw State University (Go Owls!); working for UPS as a Tax Specialist in their payroll department and lots of volunteer work with seniors that included stamping and crafting, Church Camp, and visits with her church choir to sing at assisted living facilities.
Most Likely To: Sing a solo in public if asked
Favorite Movie: 16 Candles
Fun Random Fact: Learned how to clog for her 40th birthday—it was a bucket list item fulfilled!
Marian Proper comes from the business world of retail buying and wholesale sales of consumer goods and has a sharp eye for details and is caring and giving. She has gained a tremendous amount of first-hand experience dealing with her own parents life and money matters and wants to use that experience helping other seniors.
Marian’s background includes a Bachelor’s degree in Retailing from UGA (Go Bulldogs!) and a Continuing Education course in Gerontology at Kennesaw State. She volunteers her time with School Council, National Charity League, Meals on Wheels, and is an Alpha Chi Omega Advisor.
Most Likely To: Be playing outside at “the kids table”
Favorite Movies: The Sound of Music and Gone with the Wind
Fun Random Fact: Thinks one of the best things to do in life is sitting on a screened porch with friends and a cold beverage
Tyra Johnson wants to “paint the world organized” and is on a mission to help business owners improve and establish administrative procedures to help build strong companies.
Born in Landstohl, Germany and raised in Baltimore County, MD, Tyra has always been intuitively organized and uses that skill to keep teams and offices running smoothly.
She has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and is currently working on her Certification as a Professional Organizer and is writing and self-publishing her first children’s book.
Most Likely To: Be running around her back yard doing cartwheels with her son
Favorite TV Show: The Golden Girls
Fun Random Fact: Played the Saxophone and placed first chair in her high school band