More About Me


Of all the places in the world Marcela has lived and visited, she is proud to call Santa Cruz her home and community.  As your local Realtor, she will not only work hard on your behalf, she will also share her passion and commitment to helping you find your home.  She will leverage her experience, marketing expertise, excellent communication and negotiating skills to provide you with outstanding client service. 

Marcela is armed with top notch information and market insight and supported by David Lyng Real Estate, a premier local company with 40 years experience.  

Originally from the Czech Republic, Marcela moved to Boston to earn her M.B.A degree at Bentley College. Upon graduating she joined a tech industry as a Marketing Professional. During her successful career, she travelled the world, lived in the United States and the United Kingdom, held a variety of different positions, managed teams across Europe, Africa and the Middle East. This knowledge and experience has provided her with valuable skills to use at her dream job; helping people buying and selling their homes. She brings an honest and direct approach to her clients, and is willing to do everything to guarantee client satisfaction.

In her free time, Marcela loves spending time with her husband and three sons, staying active, biking around Santa Cruz, hiking the Santa Cruz mountains, skiing in Kirkwood or exercising at Toadal Fitness. Marcela is very committed to the Santa Cruz community and enjoys volunteering in her son's school.