Gloria was born in St. Anthony, Idaho, and at an early age learned to work in the potato fields in Idaho and on a ranch in Montana. After graduating from Ricks College in Rexburg, Idaho, she continued her studies and graduated with a B.A. in Education from Idaho State University. She went on to teach English and French to junior high students at Hawthorne Middle and Alameda Middle Schools.
In 1976, Gloria began her very enjoyable real estate career. She continued her path of learning and obtained her Associate Broker’s license and attended many classes, conferences, and conventions. During that time, she earned the following designations: Accredited Buyer Representation, Certified Residential Specialist, e-Pro, Green, Graduate Realtor Institute, Performance Management Network, and Senior Real Estate Specialist. Since 1994, Gloria has been associated with Gate City Real Estate and its Broker, Gordon Wilks.
Gloria has served for years on the Idaho State Civic Symphony Board, was elected the first female president of Pocatello Rotary Club and is a frequent contributor to scholarships through the ISU Foundation, Pocatello Zoo, and various animal organizations. Gloria enjoys exercise, reading, traveling, drawing, and is never happier than spending time with her husband, Richard, and their family of dogs and cats.
Camile Thomsen is a Realtor® with Gate City Real Estate and is excited to be a Sales Associate on the Gloria Howell Team! Born and raised in Pocatello, Camile attended local schools and graduated from Idaho State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre and a master’s degree in Public Administration. Camile brings twenty plus years professional experience which includes public relations and marketing, contract management and working as a deputy clerk for a magistrate judge.
Camile enjoys working with buyers and sellers and strives to provide them a positive, personalized, stress-free transaction experience by being accessible, ready to listen and having knowledge of the local real estate market and other necessary resources to facilitate a successful closing.
Outside of her real estate career, Camile volunteers with the CASA program (Court Appointed Special Advocate) as a Guardian ad Litem, advocating on behalf of abused and neglected children in court throughout the Sixth Judicial District. Camile also serves on the Boards of Directors for the Bannock Youth Foundation and Chief Taghee Elementary Academy. When time permits, Camile enjoys being involved in community theater projects, however, her favorite roles are being wife and golf buddy to her husband, Steve, mom to her daughter, Camry (and son-in law, Torey) and mama to her fur baby, Bernie.
Jason serves as Office Manager for the Gloria Howell Team, facilitating the general operation and flow of daily office life. Whether it’s scheduling appointments, organizing paperwork, or simply being a friendly face for team clients, Jason ensures the cogs and wheels of this real estate machine are greased and in proper working order. He is also a highly involved member of the community, serving as music director for the Palace Theatre in Chubbuck, as well as a member of the board of directors for the Old Town Actors Studio. Jason has the privilege of regularly performing and directing for both theatrical institutions and was recently recognized by the City of Pocatello with the “Outstanding Performance Artist” award for his artistic contributions to the community. In his few moments of free time, Jason enjoys gaming, hiking area Pocatello trails, good food, good friends, and raising his handful of a Heeler, Greta.