Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage announced today that Diane Baty, a sales associate in its Gilroy office, was named Realtor of the Year by the South County REALTORS Alliance (SCRA), a subsidiary branch of the Santa Clara County Association of REALTORS® (SCCAOR).  

Baty, who has been a Realtor for eight years, has served as the SCRA Gilroy tour director for the past three years.  She was presented the Realtor of the Year Award – one of the organization’s highest honors – at the SCRA Inaugural Ball held Friday, January 27 at Fortino Winery and Event Center in Gilroy. 

“Diane is an outstanding real estate professional and tremendously deserving of the Realtor of the Year honor,” said Nancy Robinson, manager of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Gilroy office.  “She is highly respected by her peers and a key member in the South County real estate community.  It is an incredible career achievement.”

Baty is active in the South County community. She has served as a project leader in the 4-H Club of Gilroy and has been involved with local schools as a Parent Club volunteer and on the school district level.  She is currently a member of the Gilroy Chamber of Commerce and has been chair of the committee for the Gilroy office’s fundraising efforts during Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s annual Habitat for Humanity fundraiser for the past two years. 

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Gilroy office is located at 8050 Santa Theresa Blvd. #210 and can be reached at 408.848.2800.  Baty may be reached directly at 408.839.7541 and via e-mail at