Real estate transactions are typically the most valuable and most important financial decisions of your life. You deserve a professional and competent agent representing you. Our agents are educated and trained to ensure a smooth and successful transition.
MEET THE TEAM
Navigating the Local Waters of Real Estate
As a resident of Jupiter FL, John is a licensed Real Estate Broker Associate servicing clients in the Palm Beaches. John began his real estate career with Centex Homes in 2000 after an 11 year career as a landscape architect. His prior experience in real estate includes land development, land acquisition, and land planning.
John is part of the local business community being owner of Can Do Canvas, a Tequesta company servicing the local boating community. His knowledge of the local waterways allows him to competently represent buyers and sellers of waterfront properties.
SIMONE M. DAVIDSON
Simone migrated to the U.S. from Jamaica as a child. She witnessed the sense of accomplishment that her parents and other family members experienced with the purchase of their first home; she realized the significance and value of owning a piece of the American dream…home ownership. Today, Simone specializes in making that dream a reality for 1st time home buyers/sellers and islanders moving to Florida. She is passionate about the needs and goals of her clients, and specializes in bringing peace of mind to her clients while they are navigating the home buying/selling experience.
Simone has a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Nova Southeastern University, and a B.A. in Mass Communications, specializing in Public Relations and Advertising. Simone has local government experience working in Building, Planning and Zoning, and Public Works departments. She is also a Pension Board Trustee, managing over $100 million in assets.
Simone lives in West Palm Beach with her family, including her two girls, Kali and Amani, who are her biggest helpers.
Michelle is a 3 Year Ford Sales Award winner and former national mortgage processor. Her full range of knowledge of the real estate transaction and strong negotiation skills elevates her above the average agent. She is dedicated to assuring each and every one of her clients has an excellent real estate experience. Born and raised in the Palm Beaches, she can honestly call herself a true local expert.
Bob was a United States Navy Communication Specialist. Upon his return he began a career in Information Technology working in New York City with his degree in Computer Information Systems from Baruch College. He has worked as a technology professional for 25 years. He relocated to Palm Beach County several years ago with his wife Colleen and two daughters Delaney and Alyssa.
Today Bob is a Military Relocation Professional. He enjoys working alongside Katherine and the rest of the team at Island Bridge Realty.
Bob believes earning his Real Estate License is one of the best decisions he has ever made. He has a passion for it and enjoys helping people achieve their goals and dreams.
Yoan moved to the Palm Beaches from Cuba back in 2001. For over eight years he worked in the banking industry, and for over eight years in customer service and personal representation while attending Florida Atlantic University to graduate with a degree in Urban and Regional Planning, and has a background in Architecture. Yoan joined Island Bridge Realty soon after.
Currently residing in the Village of Wellington with his lovely wife and daughter, he spends most of his free time traveling or boating with friends and family.
Yoan takes pride in servicing his clients by delivering an exceptional experience and establishing lifelong relationships.
Training Is Everything...
Katherine opened Island Bridge Realty, a boutique brokerage in Jupiter, Florida, in 2014. Island Bridge Realty allows Katherine to work her passion (obsession)
mentoring/training/coaching and supporting agents, while still remaining active and relevant in real estate.
In an effort to help agents outside the brokerage, Katherine authored two books: Before You Are Licensed: 13 Actions to Jump Start Your Real Estate Career and Dear Real Estate Agent, There Are Answers: Six Industry Professionals Share Their Knowledge. Readers reached out and soon Katherine was coaching agents across the country. AGENT STRONG Real Estate Coaching was launched in response.
Katherine is also a certified negotiation expert and pricing strategy advisor.
A 30-year veteran of the multifamily/property management industry, Tammy has a contagious enthusiasm for anything real estate. After a successful career as a Director of Marketing and Training, she and her husband Steve fell in love with and relocated to Jupiter, Florida in 2009. A results-oriented advisor and practical problem-solver, Tammy's goal is provide her clients with all the guidance and support needed throughout their buying and selling process.
Racee's decision to move to Florida from the Midwest came easy after visiting family in sunny South Florida year after year.
Racee is a Northwood University graduate with a B.B.A in Management. She managed several restaurants locally before transitioning into marketing and business development with ServiceMaster Clean.
Researching and purchasing her own home led her into a career in Real Estate. When working with clients she handles the transaction as if she were the buyer or seller herself and is dedicated, hard-working, and organized for her clients. Racee and her husband Ben, a chef at a favorite Palm Beach Gardens eatery, have 2 children. She feels blessed to have this career and looks forward to the relationships that are built with her clients.
Melissa’s enthusiasm, attention to detail, and proven track record in sales sets her apart from the rest. Melissa began selling real estate more than two decades ago. Melissa specializes in working with buyers and sellers in Jupiter, the Palm Beaches and the Treasure Coast.
During her successful business career, Melissa was sought out by one of the world’s largest banks where she led a team initiative that yielded significant sales revenue. Melissa also spent many years as an educator teaching under privileged children.
As a Realtor, mother of three, and grandmother of two, she is knowledgeable about the many wonderful neighborhoods in the area, as well as local community events, schools, and market trends.
Colleen worked as a manager for a real estate developer, right out of college. Later she became a New York Police Officer in Special Operations. She was also an instructor at The Police Academy. In 2012 Colleen moved from Warwick, NY to the "sixth borough" ... Florida.
Today, Colleen helps New Yorkers find paradise here in the Palm Beaches. Founder of The Flor-Yorker connection, she helps New Yorkers relocate, retire, or find their second homes. Colleen is a proud resident expert of the Evergrene resort community in Palm Beach Gardens.
Ashley Wilson, Esq., quickly became a multi-million dollar producer, and has continued serving her clients with passion, enthusiasm and attention to detail. Prior to becoming a full-time real estate agent, Ashley was a litigator. She brings her years of legal negotiation and contract experience to better serve her real estate customers. Ashley has a major in Public Relations and Business Administration from the University of Florida, where she gained hands-on experience developing marketing campaigns. Ashley believes that every home has a story waiting to be told. When selling a home she develops unique marketing plans to tell your home's story.
Ashley lives in North Palm Beach with her husband and two children. She is an avid college football fan and boater. Ashley is past President of the Young Lawyers Section for the Palm Beach County Bar Association. Ashley's extensive involvement in the community uniquely positions her to help navigate you to the home of your dreams by connecting buyers and sellers.
Melissa is a licensed REALTOR®, a Senior Real Estate Specialist, and holds her Bachelor of Science with an emphasis on International Management. Melissa has years of higher education and industry specific coursework – an investment of money, time and passion to better represent her clients. Simply, Melissa has the skill set to minimize the amount of confusion and frustration many sellers experience during the sale process. The contract stage of the process may not be fancy or exciting to promote to sellers yet how your sale is handled once under contract makes the difference as to how smoothly, and if ever, it gets to closing.
Before joining Island Bridge Realty, Saran was in the property management industry for over 20 years. An Ohio State University graduate, Saran joined Archstone Communities as a leasing consultant and soon after was promoted to Community Manager. She also worked for Joseph Skilken Realty Organization as a Regional Manager.
With the knowledge Saran has about the rental market, she can lease your home without leaving money on the table. Saran can also find you an ideal rental if you are in transition.
Saran teams with husband John for representing Buyers and Sellers. Their clients benefit from their many combined years of experience.
A local since 1986, Karla has resided in both Martin and Palm Beach Counties over the years. After graduating from Florida Atlantic University, Karla began a career in nursing in the Boynton Beach and Boca Raton area and later, became a medical sales capital equipment professional both of which helped hone her caring nature and negotiation skills which she shares with her clients today.
In 2004 she began acquiring real estate investments which grew into a passion she wanted to share with others.
Today, a REALTOR®, wife and mother, Karla loves helping others sell and purchase both personal and investment real estate along our amazing coast.
Devin moved from the fast streets of Detroit to the sunny sands of south Florida. Although much was left behind throughout his journey, one thing that stays with him is his hustle. His acquisition of residential and investment properties throughout his years in Michigan lead to his passion of helping others build financial freedom through real estate investing.
As a REALTOR®, husband and father Devin is now making Florida his home and deeply enjoys sharing his real estate experience with his clients. "Others say my dreams are too big. I laugh, as being realistic is the common road to mediocrity!"
Anthony was born in New Jersey and moved to Jupiter, FL in 1996, where he has spent most of his adult life. Anthony graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University with a bachelor’s degree in marketing. During his time at school, he attended a few real estate classes and found out immediately that he had a passion for it. Upon graduation, Anthony decided to move back to the east coast of Florida to pursue his passion and become a real estate agent. Anthony loves working at Island Bridge Realty and looks forward to creating many lifelong relationships. His dedication to his clients and determination to find them the perfect home is something that Anthony takes very much pride in. He believes pursuing a career in real estate was one of the best decisions he has made in his young life.
A financial executive for telecommunications company for 20 years, it was second nature for Sheryl to become a Realtor. She is a skilled listener, detailed oriented, hard working and uses the latest and greatest marketing technology for her clients, whether buying, selling or investing, to help them make educated financial decisions.
As a Jupiter resident for the past 18 years, Realtor, wife and mother of a teenager, Sheryl is extremely knowledgeable about Southeast Florida. She loves showing others all this area has to offer - allowing them to find their own piece of paradise.
In Sheryl’s spare time she loves watching her son play basketball and lacrosse, traveling throughout the US and Guam, hitting the local spots, throwing themed parties, and helping various charities.
Dodger (aka Dodger Boy) hails from Miami. A French bulldog, 4 months young Dodger is still growing into his fur and his position as Top Dog at Island Bridge Realty. When not working Real Estate, Dodger spends time eating, sleeping and cuddling.