Commercial Sales & Leasing
Marietta Murray Urquhart, a licensed realtor with more than a decade of experience, specializes in commercial sales and leasing. She joined White-Spunner Realty in 2015.
Marietta attended the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa and received degrees in English and mass communications from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Mobile Area Association of Realtors and the Commercial Exchange Club.
Named Mobile’s First Lady in 2005, Marietta is a trustee of the University of Alabama System where she serves as Chair of the Investment Committee, Vice-Chair of the Physical Properties Committee, Vice-Chair of the Strategic Planning Committee and a member of the Public Review Committee. She is a graduate of Leadership Mobile and Leadership Alabama. For more than 30 years, she also has served in leadership positions in organizations including the Chairman of the Board of UMS Wright and the Junior League of Mobile, where she was president. Marietta also serves on the Advisory Board of Oakworth Capital Bank, South Alabama.
Marietta, who grew up in Mobile, said she loves to share her knowledge of the area with newcomers: “I want to help them love it as much as I do. I’m really proud of our city.”
“I’ve always been able to instantly connect with people,” Marietta said. “I was taught you treat everybody as if you have known them forever, and with respect.”
She is married to Dr. William Johnson Urquhart. They have two daughters and four grandchildren. A member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Marietta enjoys spending time with her family, cooking and playing golf.