Competitive, detail-oriented, highly educated, an overachiever… These are just some of the characteristics that describe Danielle Grundy. Raised in Kelowna, she has seen first hand the growth of this beautiful city.

Buying or selling a home is a complex transaction involving critical issues, decisions and expertise. Having personally survived a five month foreclosure process in purchasing her current home, she understands the challenges that may arise! Danielle has achieved a high level in both education and athletics, which has provided her with a unique skill set not many realtors can offer. Being an elite athlete and having a degree in Psychology and a Master’s in Business (MBA) has proven to be the perfect combination to excel in real estate!

If you are looking for a professional who will help you gain a competitive advantage and guide you successfully through your real estate purchase… contact Danielle today!

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Ivy league educated and holds her MBA.


Achieved high level of


Created a Registered Canadian Charity.


I have big plans and look for the same in her clients.

Passion breeds success. Each day in this business is challenging, fun, and inspiring. The secret is to work hard and have integrity. ~ Grundy


Danielle obtained her undergraduate degree in Psychology and Brain Sciences from Dartmouth College, New Hampshire. As a member of the prestigious Ivy League, Dartmouth provided Danielle with an excellent education. Few institutions can provide an equivalent in recognition and quality, largely as a result of the academic rigor and high expectations. Anyone who studies under such demanding circumstances must be persistent, focused and committed to excellence.

Danielle continued reaching for higher goals, earning her Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Phoenix. This has provided her with the analytical framework such as: risk assessment, strategic planning and cost-benefit analysis that she applies in various situations for each and every one of her clients.


Danielle has achieved a high level in both education and athletics. Danielle’s earliest accomplishments began with being selected to compete at the 1999 Canada Winter Games as a member of Team BC. She then secured a hockey scholarship to play NCAA Division 1 hockey at Dartmouth College where she played with some of the best players in the nation. Her collegiate career had many highlights including being a 2 time Ivy League Champion and 2 time NCAA Frozen Four member. Danielle’s playing career subsequently led her to Switzerland to play professional hockey for two years.

Danielle knows what it takes to compete at the highest level. Commitment, dedication and work ethic are the foundation of high performance on and off the ice. Achievement in athletics requires discipline, focus and sustained effort. These character traits are ingredients for success in virtually any field, but are even more crucial in the real estate industry. Although, Danielle has left her collegiate and hockey career behind, she now competes in a different field – the real estate arena!


In 2014, Danielle, along with friend Sasha Podolchak, founded the Grindstone Award Foundation, a registered Canadian charity. Knowing how important sports can be but realizing that many parents face financial barriers, the Grindstone Award Foundation was born. The goal is to provide financial aid to female hockey players who have a strong desire to play but need some help to get there.


Fortunate to have enjoyed so many positive experiences enabled by hockey, Danielle continues to give back to enrich the lives of other athletes. Six years ago, Danielle created Grundy’s Grind – a hockey camp specifically for female hockey players. Operating eight various camps and instructing over 600 participants, Danielle actively provides opportunities for female hockey players to learn and grow. For three years, Danielle was the Head Female Development Coach for Kelowna Minor Hockey Association – working on skill development with all the female teams within the association. Most importantly, Danielle strives to be a positive role model; encouraging and promoting the same valuable life skills that she learned through athletics.

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