Marietta Urquhart

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 the fall of 2015.

Urquhart 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, Urquhart is a trustee of the University of Alabama System and serves on a variety of boards of directors, including First Community Bank, the Community Foundation of South Alabama and the National Maritime Museum of the Gulf Coast. She’s a graduate of Leadership Mobile and Leadership Alabama.  For more than 30 years, she’s also served in leadership positions in other civic and service organizations including the Chairman of the Board of UMS Wright and the Junior League of Mobile, where she was president.

Urquhart, who grew up in Mobile, said she loves to share her own 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,” Urquhart 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, Urquhart enjoys spending time with her family, cooking and playing golf.