Before obtaining his broker license and forming Flex Realty with fellow Realtors Brian Libby and Giles Wagoner, Dan graduated from Champlain College in 2004 with a Bachelors in Business and has extensive experience in property management as well as finance, having previously worked as a branch manager for Citizens Bank. He enjoys Lake Champlain, the mountains, skiing/snowboarding, hiking, sports and spending time with his wife, kids, family and friends.
I first moved to Burlington in 1993 to attend the University of Vermont. During my time at UVM I fell in love with Vermont and decided to remain here. I graduated in 1997 with a degree in Political Science and Business Administration. Over the past 20 years I have worked at several local and national corporations in various marketing capacities. I have also been a local business owner. My entrepreneurial drive is what led me to a career in Real Estate. For over 10 years I have been involved in residential sales, rentals, property management, investment, and development, with my focus on residential sales. I am passionate about using my knowledge and experience to help others achieve their goals in real estate. I pride myself in using a consultative approach that is needs based, open, and honest. I teamed up with other top agents in the market to form Flex Realty. It is our mission to provide exceptional service at the most competitive rates. I look forward to the opportunity to earn your business.
Brian graduated from The University of Vermont in 2005 where he received his degree in Business Administration and was recognized by his peers as an outstanding business student. At a young age, Brian envisioned making real estate and real estate investment a career. Since becoming a realtor in 2007, Brian has worked with hundreds of buyers and sellers and seen many real estate investments come to fruition. His experience at such a young age has differentiated him from a lot of other realtors. He has expertise not only from a transaction viewpoint, but also as an investor, property manager and contractor. When working with clients, service and honesty are his primary concerns. Brian puts the interest of the people he is working with at the forefront of everything he does. He prides himself on being readily available anytime of the day and takes pleasure in ensuring his client's experience is seamless and easy. Brian’s expertise and sincere nature make him an incredible choice to help with your next purchase or sale!
As a native Vermonter with a business degree from the University of Vermont and an extensive background in customer service, property management and real estate sales I bring a diverse skill set to the Flex Realty team. Years of working directly underneath one of the region's top brokers managing a high volume of transactions and operating in all areas of the real estate business has provided me with extensive industry experience. I am 100% confident in the Flex Realty business model as it paves a new path in the industry putting top tiered service and real value at the fingertips of its clients. It is the aim of myself and Flex Realty to understand the needs of area sellers and remain devoted to helping them achieve their goals through flexible rates and unparalleled service.
Kristen was raised in New Hampshire and moved to Vermont for college. After graduating from Champlain College with a business degree in 2013, Kristen dove into her career in Sales and Marketing.
Before joining Flex, she was a Sales Executive for the local independent newspaper, Seven Days. Throughout her 7 years at the paper, she was completely immersed in the Vermont community and current events.
When working with a client, she is committed to keeping the communication clear and consistent, ensuring tasks are completed efficiently, and does not leave a stone unturned. She strives to ensure that the buying or selling process goes smoothly and minimizes the stresses of the transaction. She listens to her clients' wants and needs to achieve the best outcome. Her clients can count on her any time of day when they have a question or a concern.
Kristen lives in Williston with her husband and dog. When she is not working with clients, she enjoys skiing, hiking, and cooking for her friends and family.
Forrest comes to us from Keller Williams Vermont. Bringing over 12 years of business experience to the real estate industry, he has facilitated thousands of closings over his career. He is exceptionally familiar with the process and well-known by many people in the marketplace.
He and his wife Sarah enjoy spending time with their two granddaughters and newborn grandson, skiing, and exploring the outdoors. Forrest’s diverse background includes being a former restaurant owner, elementary school teacher, baseball and swim team coach, and is the President of the Essex-Jericho-Underhill Food Shelf. These experiences have enabled Forrest to build lasting relationships with people from many backgrounds and generations.
He is so excited to begin his new path here at Flex Realty and help others reach their goals!
Growing up in Vermont and recently moving back to her home state, Laura brings 7+ years of NYC real estate experience to Chittenden county. She has a blend of competitive and hard-working spirit she learned in Brooklyn, with a strong foundation in honesty, integrity and client loyalty. With great communication and negotiation skills she has extensive knowledge in marketing and the real estate industry.
Laura understands and appreciates the many unique benefits of Vermont life with its unmatched community values, natural beauty and love for the outdoors. She’s grateful for opportunities to volunteer locally, giving back to a place that helped her build her values and foundation.
Laura’s looking forward to working with Vermont clients, where Laura’s clients in the past have pointed to her organization skills, attention to detail, and a sense of ease and comfort that she brings to the process.
Eric has an extensive background in property management and sales representing both buyers and sellers in the real estate market. Eric graduated from the University of Vermont in 2005 with a degree in Marketing.
Jeremy Collins was born in Cincinnati, Ohio and raised in Spanish Fort, Alabama. He graduated from Champlain College in 2015 with a degree in digital filmmaking. Jeremy fell in love with all aspects of Vermont. He worked for four years at a zip line adventure course in Smuggler’s Notch, VT. His hobbies include ice climbing, zip-lining, travelling and exploring new places. Real Estate was a natural step for Jeremy, after being in the service industry for 5 years. He has found his niche in real estate for over two years.
Born and raised in Essex, Heather Young has always had a love for Vermont. Living in Vermont most of her life contributed to Heather’s deep knowledge of the area. She knows the ins and outs of the best neighborhoods, locations and local stomping grounds. Her choice to get into real estate was primarily rooted in the fact she truly enjoys helping people find their dream homes. She has over 18 years of marketing and sales experience - which is paramount during negotiations! She currently resides in Essex with her two adorable cats, Kobe & Rufus. Whether you are a first-time buyer or an experienced investor, Heather will listen carefully to your priorities, while keeping your best interests protected!
I am a six generation Vermonter who understands the value of deep rooted connections, heritage, and the knowledge associated with operating successful businesses within the state of Vermont.
As a homeowner, I take pride in listening to my clients' individual concerns, having prompt communication, and providing exceptional service.
I make the home selling process efficient, enjoyable and completely painless by valuing every relationship. I look forward to the opportunity of building one with you.
Born and raised in Vermont, Adam has a unique appreciation for the qualities that the state has to offer. He is dedicated to ensuring smooth transitions and transactions for his clients. He strives to communicate efficiently and effectively, making the process of buying and selling as stress-free as possible. A reflection of his motivation and drive to master his craft, Adam is currently pursuing his Bachelor's degree in Business Management through Champlain College where he has been recognized as a Trustee Scholar through his effort. Adam's open and sincere approach to Real Estate in tandem with his technological fluency and commitment to excellence makes him the perfect choice for anyone looking to buy or sell residential property.
In early 2019, Adam joined the Flex Realty Group in Colchester Vermont to further his ambitions and provide the best service possible for the most competitive rates in Vermont.
Growing up in Addison County and living in multiple towns, Justin has deep roots in Vermont and extensive knowledge of the area. Prior to jumping into the real estate world, he was COO and part owner of his family’s logistics company. Justin’s upbeat and friendly personality is the perfect match for any buyer or seller.
When Justin isn’t working, he enjoys spending time skiing with his youngest daughter, visiting his oldest daughter and new grandson, hiking with his dog, mountain biking, traveling to the Gulf Coast, and DJing.
Justin is excited to start his new adventure in the real estate world and help his community!
I work for you with a great team behind me. For the past 30 years I have bought, sold and managed my own real estate portfolio. My vast experience will guarantee a successful transaction for my clients.
Chris is a native Vermonter who grew up in the greater Burlington area. Prior to joining Flex Realty, Chris worked in the horticulture field. He gained experience in a state-of-the-art greenhouse in Charlevoix, Quebec and went on to work in large greenhouses throughout the east coast and South Australia growing tomatoes, lettuces, medical cannabis, and culinary herbs. Working in the medical cannabis field demanded strong attention to detail, multitasking, and following strict compliance protocols which he translated to exceptional customer service in the real estate world!
Kemar was born on the Island of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. He moved to Vermont in 2009, where he continued his education. Over the past 10 years, working in various fields of business, Kemar has provided the highest caliber of customer service. With the attention to detail, knowledge, continuous learning and the ability to handle high pressure situations, Kemar has the necessary tools for helping Vermonters with their real estate needs. In his free time, he enjoys building and flying RC planes, biking, golfing and enjoying the outdoors with his friends and four legged pal. Kemar looks forward to working with you in making your buying or selling experience enjoyable.
As a native Vermonter I graduated from The University of Vermont in 2004. For the past 17 years I have worked in the customer service industry, which I believe has uniquely positioned me to assist you move through the home buying and/or selling process seamlessly. In my free time you can find me on the water enjoying beautiful Lake Champlain, skiing at Smugg’s or throwing the football with my ten-year-old son.
I am committed to using my past expertise to make your experience easy and exciting! You can expect frequent, open and honest communication when working with me. I am eager to earn your trust throughout this process and look forward to working with you!
Sean moved to Vermont in 2013 from the Central New York area. Upon moving here, he fell in love with Vermont’s natural beauty and the kindness of its residents. Living in many different cities across the state, Sean experienced the true essence of Vermont. Over the past 8 years working in customer service, Sean provided unmatched assistance to his clients - priding himself on diligence and transparency to ensure a seamless experience for all. In his free time, you can find Sean in the mountains, on the lake, or on the golf course. He looks forward to guiding you through your next purchase or sale!
Jamie Faas offers well over 10 years of experience in the real estate, residential, and commercial construction fields. Utilizing his degree in Business Administration, Jamie is very organized keeping new construction builds on schedule and on budget. He works closely with clients to maintain a stress-free environment providing clear communication from the initial design all the way through to finished home. Additionally, he prides himself on customer satisfaction and excellent relationships with officials and subcontractors. When he’s not building dream homes, Jamie lives in Colchester with his wife, Julie, two children, a German Shepherd, and two cats. The family is actively involved in soccer, hiking, kiteboarding, and skiing.
Jeff is a native Vermonter who grew up in Jonesville. Real Estate is his passion and he’s been actively investing in it for over 15 years. When Jeff’s not window-shopping real estate, he enjoys snowboarding with his family in the winter or traveling in their RV in the summer. Family is extremely important to him; he’s married to his wife of 6 years (Lisa) and together they have a son and two rescue pitbulls.
Born and raised in the Northeast Kingdom (NEK) of Vermont, Kristianne Dwinell is a wife, mom, and grandmother. She’s been a realtor for the past ten years and genuinely loves helping people find their dream homes and weekend getaway camps. One of Kristy's favorite parts of the home search process is meeting strangers who eventually become like family by their closing day. Kristy enjoys running, hiking, and weekends of solitude and adventure at her off-grid camp. She strives to make the home buying process as easy as possible, while being open and honest with her clients. She is currently broadening her horizons by becoming licensed in New Hampshire as well as having her broker’s license in Vermont.
I started my career in real estate by managing rental properties. Through this experience, I soon found myself wanting to expand from rentals to helping others find their dream home or help sell their home as they begin a new chapter in life. I enjoy helping people and I always find ways to go the extra mile. I put service as my top priority. Whenever I’m not working, I’m most likely spending time with family, or competing in a pinball tournament somewhere in New England.
Matt was born in Winterpark, Florida and grew up in Darien, CT. He moved to Vermont in 2014 to attend Champlain College where he graduated with a degree in Business Management and Innovation in 2018. The choice to attend Champlain College was an easy one as Matt was already in love with the state of Vermont after spending countless weekends skiing and adventuring throughout the state during his childhood. With an entrepreneurial mindset, vast customer service experience, and a love for different kinds of houses and construction, becoming a real estate agent was only a matter of time. It is Matt’s goal to provide unmatched customer service to his clients while assisting them in their next purchase or sale. Some of Matt’s hobbies include skiing, fishing, hiking, kayaking and pretty much anything else having to do with being outside.
As a lifelong Vermonter, I cannot imagine any better state to set roots. I simply love what Vermont has to offer. Whether you are a true Vermonter and know where you’d like your next home to be or a welcomed new addition to Vermont, I would love the opportunity to find that perfect next home for you. I bring to you 10+ years of real estate experience with a goal to make the process seamless and enjoyable and one that makes you want to pass my name along. When I am not working with buyers and sellers you can find me on Lake Champlain boating with family, sitting dockside at the marina, hiking one of the beautiful mountains or trails Vermont has to offer or running my 12 year old son and his friends here or there! When you are ready to start looking at homes give me a call, I look forward to hearing from you!
Originally from Moldova, Natalia visited Vermont in 2007 and immediately fell in love with the beauty of the Green Mountain state and decided to stay! The allure of Lake Champlain, the covered bridges, hiking trails, rivers, and delicious maple syrup was too much to pass up. So, Natalia put down her roots and has been here ever since. She particularly loves that Vermont has something to offer everyone.
Natalia’s background in hospitality and finance make her the perfect agent to assist you in every aspect of your real estate aspirations. She is excited to get started and help make your dream home a reality!
Kate was raised in Western Montana where she developed a deep love for hard work and the outdoors. Having spent summers in Vermont, she moved here to set roots and raise her three children. Her work ethic and love for the outdoors carried over into a career for the last 25 years in the Horticulture industry working with individuals to achieve their goals creating the outdoor spaces they love. Kate graduated from Northern Vermont University with a degree in Professional Studies and holds an AA in Business and Finance.
Her passion for commitment to her clients, warmth and integrity are complimented by her analytical skills and professionalism. She knows the secret to success and longevity in a client-based business is to be an expert at customer relations and anticipating needs. Her strong work ethic has enabled her to perfect the ability to not only manage expectations but exceed them whenever possible.She looks forward to helping others find the perfect place to raise a family and helping sell homes for those headed onto new beginnings of their own.