Fresh Faces and New Beginnings: Meet Our Newest Agents

As we continue to grow and evolve, we are thrilled to introduce the talented individuals who have recently joined our team. In the past two months, we’ve welcomed a group of dynamic and dedicated agents who bring a wealth of experience, passion, and expertise. Each new member adds a unique perspective and skill set, enriching the collaborative network that defines us.

Let’s take a moment to meet the newest members of our team who are armed with knowledge and ready to make significant contributions to the company’s legacy.

Anina Mahoney
917.476.3134 | Salisbury Brokerage

A native New Yorker, Anina and her family have had a vacation home in Lakeville, CT for over 18 years, becoming full-time residents in 2020. A graduate of Mount Holyoke College, she held a number of positions in the publishing industry, including Deputy Director of Public Relations for Vanity Fair magazine. After many years of helping friends and family find new homes in the city, Anina turned her love for hunting for properties into a career as an agent in Manhattan with Stribling and Associates, later Compass, working primarily on co-op sales. She now looks forward to bringing her expertise to clients looking in the Northwest corner for that perfect weekend retreat or full-time home. In between her work in real estate, she is the co-founder of a family-run shoe brand, House of ZALO. She is licensed in Connecticut and New York.


Kathryn Gill
917.691.8132 | Danbury Brokerage

Kathryn is a dynamic entrant in the real estate realm driven by a lifelong passion for helping individuals find their dream homes. Originally from New Jersey, Kathy’s cherished memories of the Jersey Shore, filled with kayaking, biking, and boardwalk pizza, highlight her deep connection to the region. With a remarkable 35-year career in sales and service management at Manhattan’s largest telecommunications company, Kathy brings a distinctive skill set to real estate. Eager to dive into the real estate industry, Kathy is excited to assist clients in achieving their dream homes, investment goals, and unique needs. Her proven work ethic, communication skills, and accomplishments in supporting major global clients set her apart, even as she embarks on this new chapter in her career.


Ellen Mancuso
914.815.7356 | Irvington Brokerage

Having lived and worked in Westchester County and the broader New York City Metro Area, Ellen proudly calls it home. With lifelong residency in Westchester County, Ellen brings valuable knowledge to support her clients’ real estate endeavors. Prior to obtaining her real estate license, Ellen dedicated 13 years to sales and served another 11 years as an Administrator in a prominent luxury assisted living community. These roles equipped her with the skills to negotiate transactions effectively while maintaining a compassionate and client-centric approach.


Nick Bizzarro
914.356.1234 | Irvington Brokerage

Nick is a seasoned real estate professional with a passion for delivering exceptional results to his clients. Since entering the real estate industry in 2018, he has carved a niche for himself as a dedicated and highly effective agent, specializing in both listings and buy-side transactions. Throughout his career, Nick has demonstrated a commitment to excellence, earning recognition as the Winning Agent of the Month based on units or closed dollar volume and a Rising Star in the competitive Westchester Real Estate landscape. With a keen understanding of the ever-evolving real estate market, Nick goes above and beyond to stay informed about current trends and market dynamics. This knowledge, coupled with his genuine passion for helping clients achieve their real estate goals, positions him as a reliable and trusted advisor in the industry.


Jo-Ann Reilly
914.582.6467 | Irvington Brokerage

With a career spanning more than two decades, Jo-Ann has earned recognition as a Top Producer. Throughout her professional journey, Jo-Ann has honed exceptional skills in negotiation and strategic market knowledge, consistently exceeding industry standards with a notable 3% above the list-to-sell ratio in her market area. Facilitating the sale of over $100 million in real estate and closing more than 225 homes, her reputation is reflected in over 100 positive reviews on platforms such as Google and Zillow. Specializing in Westchester County, particularly the River towns, Pleasantville, and Briarcliff Manor, she is proud to have consistently ranked among the top 50 agents at Coldwell Banker Westchester from 2014 to 2022. Jo-Ann takes pride in delivering outstanding client service, maintaining accessibility 24/7, utilizing cutting-edge online marketing techniques, and approaching her work with a genuine passion for assisting people. Her commitment to client education involves constant communication and orchestrating seamless transactions from initiation to closing.


Selene Polak
917.991.1481 | Irvington Brokerage

Selene approaches her role as a dedicated agent with the utmost commitment and professionalism, striving to transform her clients’ real estate aspirations into tangible reality. Whether their interest lies in buying, selling, or renting, she invites her clients to engage in a discussion focused on understanding their unique requirements and goals. Having relocated from Park Slope, Brooklyn in 2007, her decision to move was driven by the pursuit of finding a home. Following an extensive search, she discovered the unparalleled charm of The Rivertowns. From its quaint villages and vibrant farmers markets to the convenience of commuting, abundant nature trails, parks, breathtaking sunsets, and more. Selene would love the opportunity to illustrate her knowledge in finding a new home.


Wright Polak
917.991.0270 | Irvington Brokerage

As his clients’ dedicated representative, Wright’s primary focus is on his clients and their objectives. Whether buying, selling, or renting, his role is to expertly navigate his clients through the complexities of the real estate journey. Acknowledging the inherent stress and uncertainty involved, Wright is committed to facilitating a seamless process. In 2007, Wright and his wife Selene, made a life-changing decision to relocate from Park Slope, Brooklyn, to the Rivertowns—a decision he considers to be the best decision of his life. Westchester and the Hudson Valley, often regarded as the empire’s heart, offer a unique blend of proximity to NYC and the captivating natural beauty of upstate regions. Wright is ready to showcase the splendor of Westchester and beyond the NYC metro area, through the extensive network of Sotheby’s International Realty agents and facilitate a smooth transition for his clients.


Kelly Walsh
203.650.8297 | Fairfield-Southport Brokerage

When Kelly Walsh turned 23 years old, she made a lot of big things happen. She became a business owner, the boss of 10 employees, bought a two-family home, and became a landlord for the first time. In the midst of all this activity, she found her calling – residential property. Having a finger on the pulse of the market is just another reason why Kelly’s clients find working with her so valuable. She’s been fascinated by residential property and investment properties in Fairfield County since she bought her first home, and now, as a realtor with access to the full MLS, she puts her extensive research of what’s on the market, what’s been on the market, and what’s coming onto the market to good use. Kelly does what she loves, and it shows in every transaction, but she claims that the clients are what drive and motivate her. “Yes, it’s really important to me to make sure a property checks off all the boxes for my client,” says Kelly. “But what makes me happy is knowing that I play a key role in making my clients’ new home a reality.”


Kaitlan Cantwell
917.597.5536 | Larchmont Brokerage

Kaitlan Cantwell, a dynamic force in her field, embodies the very essence of modern real estate with an unparalleled dedication to her craft. Driven by a passion for excellence in every aspect of her work, she shows a keen eye for detail and an unmatched ability to analyze market data and trends. As a result, Kaitlan provides her clients with savvy insights essential to achieving their buying and selling goals. As a top-producing agent in the Sound Shore, having sold over $220 million in career sales since 2011, her impressive sales record has kept her ranked in the top 1% of Westchester County agents since 2017. In addition, her excellence has been recognized by the Wall Street Journal’s REAL Trends America’s Best agents list since 2018, a testament to her unwavering commitment to her clients. A perfect blend of innovation and tradition characterizes Kaitlan’s unique approach. Her impeccable eye for aesthetics and storytelling, honed through her extensive experience at Ralph Lauren, is complemented by a sharp business acumen, refined during her tenure at Halstead Property in NYC. With an unmatched level of market expertise, adept negotiation skills, unwavering persistence, and exceptional design sensibilities, Kaitlan has earned her clients’ and colleagues’ admiration and esteem. This combination makes Kaitlan a powerful asset throughout the Sound Shore.


Jonathan Miller
917.450.9606 | Westport Brokerage

Jonathan Miller is a highly experienced real estate professional with an impressive 25-year track record in the industry. Throughout his career, Jonathan has built a wealth of knowledge and expertise in various aspects of real estate, including landlord and property management, as well as real estate investment. As a landlord, Jonathan has successfully managed a diverse portfolio of properties, ranging from residential to commercial. He’s earned a reputation for keen attention to detail, candor and direct communication, and invaluable understanding of home care and maintenance. In addition to his landlord and property management experience, Jonathan has also excelled in real estate investment. Jonathan’s extensive experience in real estate has not only honed his skills in property management and investment but has also allowed him to develop invaluable relationships with industry professionals.


Greg Mason
203.981.1035 | Westport Brokerage

Greg Mason has a rich background in the financial services industry, serving as a money and commodities broker, along with experience as a financial advisor. Greg possesses a deep understanding of markets, trends, and risk assessment. His expertise in analyzing financial data and making informed investment decisions continues to prove beneficial in the real estate sector. Originally from the UK, Greg has worked in London, New York, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Sydney, and Singapore. He brings a unique perspective that will enable him to navigate the ever-changing real estate market and offer personalized recommendations to his clients. Greg’s successful transition into the real estate industry is a testament to his adaptability and drive to excel.


Grace Amerling
646.509.9792 | Bedford Brokerage

Grace brings a wealth of expertise, particularly in the Bedford, New York, premium real estate market. With the unparalleled resources of Sotheby’s International Realty at her disposal, she is dedicated to providing you with the best real estate guidance possible and showcasing each home as a unique piece of art. Possessing a BFA in advertising and branding from Savannah College of Art & Design, coupled with proficiency in managing emerging artists, she exhibits an outstanding capability to create visually striking and impactful marketing. She has spent the past two decades professionally managing and training for some of the top show barns in North America as an equestrian. With a plethora of knowledge on all things equestrian, including the importance of functional barn design, she is ready to guide you in your experience buying and selling equestrian properties. In her free time, Grace can be found outdoors, either walking her one-eyed dog, Harley, riding out on the bucolic Bedford Riding Lanes Association horse trails, or watching the sunset on a paddleboard in Peach Lake. She has a long list of places she loves and wants to help you curate yours.


Brielle Browne
617.777.2076 | Hartford County Regional Brokerage

Brielle has an extensive background in luxury real estate, new construction, commercial transactions, and asset management. Her strong background in real estate finance helps the negotiating process with banking institutions to get the deal closed quickly. She is well-versed and highly experienced in construction projects, property management, and leasing. Brielle holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business and was Pre-Law at Boston University, where she continued on to pursue a professional certificate in Real Estate Finance & Commercial Real Estate Development. In 2018, Brielle completed a Master of Science Degree in Communications and Information Management Systems at Bay Path University. She is also a Certified Wilderness First Responder through NOLS, which comes in handy on her skiing and white water rafting trips that she led for 10 years with Boston Ski and Sports Club. To go along with her strong work ethic, Brielle has an energetic and friendly personality. She is also an outdoor enthusiast, an avid gardener, and a humanitarian who truly loves and cares about her community.


Chloe Mikus
440.479.2679 | Madison Brokerage

As a student immersed in the world of graphic design at the University of Tampa, Chloe discovered an innate passion for creativity and innovation. This educational journey has not only honed her artistic skills but has also illuminated the importance of visual storytelling and design aesthetics in shaping compelling narratives. Chloe’s professional journey has been defined by a commitment to exceptional customer service and a deep-seated dedication to understanding and meeting her clients’ needs. Chloe’s experience at Picerne Real Estate Group as a leasing professional allowed her to elevate marketing strategies, familiarize herself with assisting individuals in discovering their ideal residences, and demonstrate outstanding leadership by orchestrating engaging community events. This experience instilled in Chloe the value of fostering relationships and delivering unparalleled service to every client interaction.


Natalia Rathbauer
914.575.7735 | Larchmont Brokerage

Holding licenses in both New York and Connecticut and born into a real estate developer’s family, Natalia’s early exposure to construction projects cultivated a profound appreciation for real estate. Since embarking on her real estate journey in 2018, Natalia has impressively closed over 100 transactions, boasting a sales volume close to $40 million. Her unique understanding of a home’s anatomy guides clients through buying or selling with unparalleled insight. Before entering real estate, she excelled in hospitality, mastering world-class service, maintaining an unwavering work ethic, and bringing a relatable life perspective. A Westchester resident for 17 years, with 13 of those years in Mamaroneck, Natalia is your dedicated guide, ready to infuse your real estate journey with local expertise and an outstanding track record.


Colleen Canavan
914.234.3346 | Bedford Brokerage

A native New Yorker, Colleen has called Bedford home for almost 30 years. Born in New York City and raised in southern Westchester, she has intimate knowledge of Westchester County and its bordering Connecticut towns. She is especially familiar with the school district and all that the community has to offer, having raised three children in Bedford Village. Alongside Sotheby’s International Realty’s team of experts, Colleen utilizes a referral network of both buyers and sellers to ensure clients a seamless experience. Her unique background in interior design delivers clients an elevated experience: the ability to view their potential home through the eyes of a seasoned interior designer. With projects not only in Armonk, Bedford, Katonah, Chappaqua, Sleepy Hollow, North Salem, Ridgefield, Greenwich, and Darien, but also as far east as The Hamptons, Colleen has spent nearly 20 years developing a great appreciation and understanding of the nuances that each town possesses. Extremely cognizant of how stressful and emotionally charged the purchase and sale of a home can be, Colleen strives to make your experience exceptional. Colleen loves being outdoors, be it walking, biking, skiing, or at the beach. Enjoys music and concerts. And is grateful for friends and family.


Rich Aldrich
413.243.1739 | Lenox Brokerage

Rich Aldrich’s unwavering focus is on commercial sales, leases, business brokerage services, and investment properties. With an exclusive dedication to the commercial realm, Rich brings a wealth of experience to the table. As a distinguished board member and trustee for various public and private entities, Rich’s influence extends far beyond real estate. Having served on the board of directors for over a dozen organizations, he boasts a rich history of senior sales and leadership roles with some of the nation’s largest and most respected companies. Beyond the boardroom, Rich maintains a commitment to personal well-being, engaging in a daily fitness routine. His dedication to an active lifestyle reflects his vigor and energy, qualities that undoubtedly contribute to his success in the competitive real estate market. Family holds a special place in Rich’s heart. Alongside his wife, Cathy, they proudly parent eight adopted children – four boys and four girls – all now adults. Their expanding family has blossomed into 24 grandchildren, a testament to the love and warmth that defines Rich’s personal life. In both professional and personal spheres, Rich is a force to be reckoned with, leaving an indelible mark on the commercial real estate landscape.


Meghan McCormick
508.736.8658 | Lenox Brokerage

Meghan McCormick is a Northampton native who knows the Pioneer Valley well. Before becoming a Realtor, she spent several years studying with an Olympic equestrian in Vermont and later ran horse farms, competing in equestrian eventing, and training horses and riders in Vermont, Massachusetts, and Alabama. As a Realtor, Meghan is an excellent problem-solver, known for the depth of her knowledge, her exceptional communication skills, and her positive outlook. She works hard for buyers and sellers to ensure their experience is as smooth and stress-free as possible. She is deeply committed to the community in which she lives and works. She is a member and past President of the Northampton Lions Club, current President of the Greater Northampton Chamber of Commerce, and also an Ambassador at the Northampton Chamber of Commerce, a former member of the boards of Northampton Youth Football League and Hamp Crew, and is the first to raise her hand when volunteers are needed. She lives in her hometown of Northampton with her two children.

*Gaby Markey (Rye Brokerage) and Grady Bracknell (Stamford Brokerage) have also joined the company this month.

Join us in extending a warm welcome to these exceptional professionals, as we collectively look forward to achieving new milestones and building even stronger connections within our real estate network.

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