Nothnagle President and CEO Armand D’Alfonso has announced the promotion of Karen Leonardi and Jay Teresi.
Karen Leonardi has been promoted to Executive Vice President. Leonardi joined Nothnagle in January 2008 as Vice President of Corporate and Consumer Affairs. Prior to joining Nothnagle, she was the Chief Executive Officer of the Greater Rochester Association of REALTORS®. Working at GRAR for 12 years, she held various positions including Chief Operating Officer and Director of Government Relations prior to being named CEO. Leonardi is a lifelong resident of Rochester and a graduate of the State University of New York at Brockport. New duties will include the supervision of the internal departments and day-to-day operations of the company. Responsibilities include ensuring systems are in place to support the sales force.
Olson began her career with Nothnagle Realtors in 1992 and eventually went on to form her own brokerage, Destination Home Realty. She merged in 2005 with Hunt Real Estate ERA, Columbus Division where she served as Branch Manager and Business Development Manager.
“Throughout her career, Jeanne has been known in the industry as a mentor, coach and dynamic sales professional. She is well respected throughout the real estate community and we are very excited to welcome her to our team,” said Armand D’Alfonso, President and CEO of Nothnagle Realtors.
Olson has enjoyed a successful sales career, earning many awards. Within the first month after obtaining her real estate license, she made Top Agent in her branch and achieved Nothnagle’s Top 25 award her first year. She holds a certificate from the International Training Institute and is a New York State-approved real estate instructor also serving as a member of the training faculty at the Greater Rochester Association of REALTORS®.