A Word From Our President

MaJurial “MJ” Watkins, MBA, AMP

I am proud to serve as the president of the Charlotte Crown Realtist Association, a local chapter of the National Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB). NAREB is the oldest minority trade association and promotes “democracy in housing.” Additionally, NAREB has taken up the strategic focus to help 2 million new Black homeowners over the next 5 years. With such an important goal, I am honored to be in a leadership position and look forward to strengthening our chapter, promoting our members, adding value for our partners, serving the community at large and supporting the overall dream of homeownership!


MJ Watkins
Chapter President, 2017 - 2018
Charlotte Crown Realtist Association 



MJ Watkins is a Director of Strategic Markets at Radian Guaranty with an emphasis on assisting Radian’s lending customers increase their mortgage originations by focusing efforts on

purchase opportunities with the first-time homebuyer segment, multicultural segments, housing finance agencies and other homeownership organizations. Additionally, she has specific responsibility for managing the exclusive partnerships Radian has with the National Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB) and the Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA).


MJ has more than 13 years in the industry and has achieved the Accredited Mortgage Professional (AMP) designation from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA). She is the current chapter president of the Charlotte Crown Realtist Association and has her real estate license in both North Carolina and South Carolina.  She is a corporate board member of the National Association of Minority Mortgage Bankers of America (NAMMBA) and sits on AREAA’s Corporate Advisory Council.


MJ is a Diamond Life member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. She is married to her sweetheart, Carlos and resides in Charlotte with their daughter, Morgan who is their princess!