A native of Washington DC, Joan moved to the Eastern Shore from Philadelphia in 2001.
Joan sold real estate in Philadelphia's Center City for eight years. She then worked for eleven years in Washington, as a Management-Level Fundraiser for the Smithsonian Museum of Asian Art, as well as the Hillwood Museum and Gardens. While at Hillwood Museum and Gardens, Joan founded their Development Department.
In addition to the abilities agents typically possess, Joan offers her clients exceptional staging and space-planning capabilities, and strong marketing skills. She also has a significant understanding of construction, general contracting, and permitting. In both Maryland and Philadelphia, Joan served as General Contractor and Designer for a number of intricate home renovation projects.
Above all, her best attribute is that she is a calming presence throughout the listing and selling process. Her repeat clients attest to the fact that she is easy to work with. She regards any issues that might arise as manageable, and devotes her energy to resolving them.