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Anne Patterson Dee lives in northwest Austin with husband Jim, retired classics professor, & their Estate Sale #64 rescue cat Shadow. A 1968 graduate of the University of Texas with a BJ in Journalism, Anne has a lifelong interest in organizing & arranging random ideas or objects into a cohesive whole & editing the results. This passion serves her well, whether for writing a book or re-arranging the contents of a house into a friendly atmosphere conducive to buying.
Anne is author of "Roots lllustrated: How to Bring Your Family Tree to Life" (Juneberry Press, Austin, 1993), "Four-Star American Community Cookbook" (Running Press Book Publishers, Philadelphia, 1988), "Quilter's Sourcebook" (Wallace-Homestead Book Company, Chicago, 1987) as well as other books & articles. After graduation from UT, she worked as staff writer for the Austin American-Statesman.
Her seven years of volunteer work at Next to New, an outreach progam of St. David's Episcopal Church in north Austin, provided Anne with a strong retail background in pricing, selling & displaying household goods, as well as antiques & collectibles.
From 1992 through 2007, Anne bought & sold antiques, collectibles & home decor. Her selling experience includes eBay, antique malls in Austin & Round Rock & many weekend sales in Austin, Dallas & Houston.
Anne & her team have produced 211 estate sales in metropolitan Austin since June 2007.
Our web designer, Jennifer Dee, spent much of her childhood roaming the Antique Mall of Texas taking advantage of free mints & bugging the staff. Jennifer developed the structure for the company's website while earning her BA in Creative Writing in 2010 from Texas State University. She has edited & enhanced more than 60,000 photos used to market our sales. She is cat mom to Mushu & Bucket.
Jennifer is a publicity manager for a major book publisher in New York City & has been with Anne Dee ESTATE SALES since its inception.
Our stager, Cindy Otten, native Texan, graduated from Texas State University with a BS in Interior Design. She has always loved organizing things & also enjoys reading, running & spending time with her daughter.
Cindy has been with Anne Dee ESTATE SALES since Estate Sale #85 in February 2012.
Becki Ramsey, native Austinite, graduated from the University of Texas with a BS in Elementary Education. She taught for many years & now works as bookkeeper at University Avenue Church of Christ.
Becki has two sons, one daughter-in-law & a grand-cat & loves quilts & pottery & spending time with her Schnoodle Dora.
She has been with Anne Dee ESTATE SALES since July 2017.