In 1988 June became a certified auctioneer with the U.S. Government working throughout the United States in commercial government auctions until 1995.
She received her real estate license in 1993 and sold one of the most haunted houses in the Catskill’s “Belle Vista Ridge”.
In 1995 Duane & June purchased and opened Constableville Auction Hall. Although they sell anything, they cater to an antiques and collectible crowd.
June’s dynamic style and professionalism have earned her numerous honors that include: 2000 & 2009 New York State Bid Calling Champion; 2002 Second Runner-up International Auctioneering Champion and she went on to win the 2002 World Auctioneer Champion in Calgary Canada. In 2003 she was selected as the New York State Auctioneer of the Year. She served on the Board of Directors for several years and was elected President of the NYS Auctioneers Association in 2005 – serving as their 50th president. During that year she created the first official NYSAA charity – the Galisano Children’s Hospital and the Association raised over $10,000 for the Children. She also earned the CAI designation in 2005 and in 2007 earned the BAS designation.
With her BAS designation, her vibrant auctioneering skills and enthusiasm, she assists non-profit organizations achieve their fund-raising goals. A few of the organizations she has helped include Habitat for Humanity, Dream Come True, American Diabetes Association, SPCA’s, Hope’s Door for battered women, Cancer Research. One of her most memorable and meaningful auctions was for the victims of Sandy Hook. It was truly an honor for her to be asked to travel to Connecticut and conduct this fund-raising auction.