About Us

Evergreen is a Washington State based real estate education school.

What We're All About

Evergreen Professional Training is committed to delivering real estate clock-hour education that address the most up-to-date industry trends and regulatory issues in Washington state.

Marty Lough -- President
Anne Hartman -- Partner

Learn Something Every Day

Our team of DOL Certified Real Estate Instructors are professionals with real estate backgrounds and experts in the content of the courses they teach.

We do our very best to ensure you receive an educational experience that benefits you for years to come!

Marty Lough
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Who We Are

Meet Our Team


Marty Lough

In an industry that sees constant change, Marty Lough has been engaged for over three decades in sales and lending here in Washington.  A licensed home loan originator working in the business for over 24 years, he’s also a licensed instructor teaching the required continuing educational classes for both mortgage and real estate professionals.

Being involved as a board member for various organizations, president of the chapter and state mortgage association, plus an instructor for several other safety and specialty courses, he has been acknowledged as an entrepreneur and successful problem solver.

Well-travelled, politically active and a versatile radio personality, he brings information from all parts of the country to inform, educate, and entertain. Able to be conversant on many diverse topics, Marty shares his experiences willingly and objectively to encourage others in thought provoking dialogue.

Mike England

Mike England

Mike has been a licensed Loan Officer since 1991. He has been involved in all aspects from processing loans to running a mortgage company. Mike’s focus is  on educating borrowers and other professionals.

He has taught over 250 first time homebuyer classes and helped thousands of people finance their first home. His current passion is helping seniors to be successful in retirement  and is a Certified Reverse Mortgage Planner.

He works on a comprehensive plan bringing in Realtors, financial planners and  elder law attorneys, as well as other professionals.


Anne Hartman

Licensed since 1988, Anne brings 25 years of real estate experience to the classroom.  During that time, she was also involved in several court cases as an expert witness which has given her a unique perspective on behaviors and practices that land agents in trouble.

Anne’s experience includes holding office as President of the SW Council for the Seattle King County Association of REALTORS, President of South King County Women’s Council of REALTORS, Vice President of Business Practices, Washington REALTORS, State Director, Washington REALTORS and involvement in many committees at local associations and state associations.

She has participated in the Dept of Licensing Real Estate Commission meetings since 1989 and sits on their sub-committees.

Anne earned her Managing Brokers license in 1994 and was a reviewing broker for 3 years with Keller Williams in Federal Way. Anne first started teaching clock hour classes in 1992.


Rick Hogan

Rick is a former professor (professor emeritus) of management and marketing, a conference speaker and a workshop facilitator. Throughout his career Rick received countless commendations for instructional excellence.

Since 2014, Rick presented nearly 200 social media and email marketing presentations and workshops hosted by Chambers of Commerce, SCORE, and similar sponsors for small businesses and nonprofits in the Northwest.

Over 50,000 participants have attended Rick’s classes, workshops and conference presentations.

Learn From Industry Leaders

We don't pretend to have invented the wheel so we have partnered with a top 3 learning platform to provide our students the best possible educational experience.

Learn at Your Own Pace

You can start your course any time and work on it 24/7 within the comforts of your own home. Stop and start according to your own schedule.

Professional Certification

All our courses are approved by the DOL and fulfill required credit hours for your continuing education needs.

“When you work with Marty you will be working with a consummate professional. He brings his knowledge and connections in real estate to help you accomplish your goal. Marty is a man with many hats. Loan Officer, Consultant, Instructor. His vast knowledge are truly unique.”
Lisa Schultz
"This was an exceptional class with a phenomenal presenter. I would love to attend more of Anne's classes.”
Jessie Jones
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