Our Team

Amber Griffin - CBU TeamAmber Griffin

Founder & CEO

Anative Houstonian, Amber Griffin is familiar with all areas of the Greater Houston Area. A graduate of Jersey Village High School, she then attended Sam Houston State University. She spent many years excelling in industrial and corporate sales before embarking on a career in residential real estate sales.

After obtaining her Real Estate License in 2002, Amber started her career with Ross Dunn Realty before she accepted an invitation to join The David Young Team in 2007. With over $96 million in sales in 2013, The David Young Team was ranked 7th by the Houston Business Journal as the Number 5 Team since 2009, as compared to all other residential real estate teams in the Greater Houston Area with regards to dollar sales volume. In 2013 Amber started her own team, Griffin Realty & Associates- Coldwell Banker United, Realtors.

Amber expertly facilitates her real estate transactions from inception to closing, while building strong personal relationships with each individual client. Her enthusiasm and attention to detail combined with her industry knowledge and negotiation skills allow her to successfully meet her clients’ needs and constantly exceed their expectations.

Amber is a member of the Houston Association of Realtors (HAR), National Association of Realtors (NAR), the Texas Association of Realtors (TAR), member and ambassador of the Houston West Chamber of Commerce and she has earned the Accredited Buyer Representation (ABR) and Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE) designations. She is a member of the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, and Amber was recently awarded the 5-Star Customer Satisfaction Award and was featured in the Texas Monthly Magazine continually beginning in 2011. Amber is also a Coldwell Banker International Diamond Society Member, International Presidents Circle Member, Senior Sales Associate, & a Multi-Million Dollar Producer.


1915036_10102455430978523_4931249508498053977_nAmanda Blanch

Director of Client Services

Amanda was born and raised in the Houston area and graduated from Clear Creek High School. She has worked her entire career in The Real Estate and Property Management Industry. After attending Baylor University, Amanda followed her heart and relocated to Boston, Massachusetts. There, she worked as a licensed marketing assistant for one of the area’s top real estate agents. She then took her drive for providing exceptional customer service into property management where she was able to help serve those who serve – our American Servicemen and Women. Over the next 5 years Amanda leased and managed homes for Active Duty Military Families at Army and Air Force Installations in Massachusetts, Texas and Virginia.

With family at the center of her world, Amanda chose to relocate back to Houston so she may strengthen her roots and further develop her love of helping families with their home transactions. As the Client Services Coordinator for Griffin Realty & Associates, Amanda is here to assist clients with their administrative needs from contract to close.


Eleni Brooks HAREleni Brooks
Director of Marketing & Outreach, Realtor®

Eleni is a born and bred, native Houstonian – living in the West Houston/Energy Corridor most of her life. After high school, she attended University of Houston – Downtown. While attending university, she began her career in the Oil & Gas industry, focusing her efforts in the procurement organization. Eleni’s entire career is working in a service organization because customer service is her passion. She loves educating clients and exceeding expectations. Later in life, she began her endeavor in real estate – she quickly realized, this was her calling. Real estate allows her to utilize her skills in negotiations, communications and helping her clients fulfil their dreams of homeownership.