Karen Yarbrough REALTORĀ®

Karen Yarbrough Fickling & Company Realtors
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Karen Yarbrough is a lifelong resident of Macon and began her real estate career five years ago. She is a former principal in the Bibb County School System, having served as principal at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. Karen was instrumental in several new school start-ups. She opened Howard High School and retired as principal in 2010. Karen then began work as a school improvement specialist in Bibb and seven surrounding counties. Hence, she knows the Middle Georgia area and the people very well. 

Karen and her husband, Tripp, have three children who have not only grown up in the community but returned after college to contribute to their community. She is a member of Christ Episcopal Church in downtown Macon where she serves on the Flower Guild. She is an avid needle pointer who has completed three beautiful chair back cushions featured on the altar at the church and is presently working on a fourth. 

Karen received her B.A. and M. Ed. degrees from Mercer University, her Ed. S.degree from GCSU, and completed graduate work in Educational Leadership at the University of Georgia. She is a past member of the Citizen’s ESPLOST Oversight Committee for the Bibb County Board of Education, a former member of the Mercer University Tift College of Education Advisory Board, the Wesleyan College Advisory Council, Phi Delta Kappa, Delta Kappa Gamma, and ADPi sorority.

Above all, Karen values and practices integrity in all her endeavors. She is flexible and always puts the best interest of her clients first. She works hard to market sellers` properties and loves helping buyers find the home of their dreams.



• Accredited Buyers Representative

• Seller Representative Specialist  

• ePro Specialist