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Joanne Curtin Team Leader

The Curtin Team was started and continues to be operated by Joanne Curtin, along with husband and business partner, Tom.

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Early into her professional career, Joanne knew work could be more than just a “job,” and took proactive action to learn about investment and wealth building. After reading the Rich Dad, Poor Dad series, she made the bold decision to leave her teaching post and move into the real estate business in 2001. Soon after, she joined Keller Williams and was immediately surrounded by dozens of agents that were “thinking big” about their careers as a business, not just a real estate transaction.

 With the help of her real estate coach and her passion to build wealth, she earned the opportunity to co-own the Keller Williams Realty Consultants Roswell Market Center after just two years with the company. She’s since grown her portfolio to include several investment homes and a commercial property. She also leads The Joanne Curtin Real Estate Network, a top-producing team in the Southeast that consistently sells more than 160 homes each year. Through her team, Joanne is able to continue her passion for education, training and professional development to her agents. Never one to stop learning, Joanne continues to attend sessions and training, is a member of the coveted Gary Keller's top 100 Mastermind group and a certified Quantum Leap instructor.

 Originally from Dalton, Joanne resides in Milton with her husband and business partner, Tom, and their two children.  When Joanne isn’t out selling or learning new real estate technology, she is teaching and consulting with others or learning about building wealth through real estate.  And Joanne loves to create family photo albums!  As well as share great pictures of homes with her community to inspire and enjoy.

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Tom Curtin Operating Partner

Tom and Joanne own and operate the Curtin team together. Prior to real estate sales, Tom managed corporate marketing and sales for DirecTV's Southeast Region. Tom has a business degree from the prestigious Honors Program (read more)

at the University of Georgia. He applies knowledge from previous marketing positions to the real estate business. Because of their mutual ambition, Joanne and Tom work synergistic to market and sell residential homes, luxury homes and investment properties for their clients. In addition to owning and operating a real estate marketing and sales business, Tom and Joanne own and manage a real estate portfolio in North Atlanta.

Tom and Joanne share their love with their daughter and son, both of whom are intelligent, and humorous. When not at the office, you can find Tom with his family; they will be in the yard, hiking, at church, playing soccer, traveling, or simply enjoying life and the blessings we all share.

Tom is a native of Roswell and graduated from Roswell High School where he played soccer.

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Beverly Sartori Listing Manager

Prior to joining the Curtin Team, Beverly worked with a national home builder for over 3 years.  She has a broad background in real estate, marketing and administration. 

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The breadth of her many different roles within the industry gives Beverly a valuable range of knowledge for our clients. Her knowledge and passion for others shows through with the care she takes with each client.  After being gone from Atlanta for many years, she chose Roswell to call home and continue raising her two children, Haley and Dominic. They are actively involved in their church, and enjoy traveling.


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Jamie Merando Home Stylist & Realtor

Jamie Merando is our Home Stylist and has been in Real Estate since 2003.  She brings her experience of working in new construction, home selections, project coordination and collaborating

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with architects, developers, builders and contractors to our team.  After graduating from Penn State University, Jamie and her husband, Jay, moved to Roswell, Ga. Jamie, Jay and their two boys, Colby and Camden now reside in South Forsyth where they are actively involved in their church and local sports programs.

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Jess Garris Transaction Manager

As the Transaction Manager, Jess handles all the details once your home goes under contract all the way through to the closing of your home. (read more)

Her high focus on small details and exceptional customer service skills will ensure a smooth transaction.

Jess has been a licensed agent since 2004 and has been involved in many aspects of the industry throughout her career including residential sales, new construction, title, and rentals.

When searching to make the move from Florida to Georgia in 2012 she chose Roswell to raise her family. She enjoys spending time with her talented daughters and watching Florida State football.

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Tyler Carder Exclusive Buyer's Specialist

Tyler is originally from south metro Atlanta, and he moved to the East Cobb area in 2011. Tyler attended Kennesaw State University where he graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration.

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After graduation, Tyler chose to pursue a career in real estate and found a great opportunity and a home with the Curtin Team.  When he’s not working, Tyler volunteers with the Boy Scouts of America (he’s an Eagle Scout!) Tyler also enjoys golf, spending time outdoors, and toying with his collection of classic cars. 

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Kim Wimbs Sales Agent

Kim brings over 15 years of sales experience to the Curtin Team. Her background in pharmaceutical and medical sales combined with a passion for real estate has made her transition into real estate an easy one.

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Home is where the heart is and Kim has found her home here in the Atlanta/Roswell area for the past 9 years, moving from Virginia. Her passion is easily seen in her ability to listen to her clients needs and wants to find them THE perfect home. You will be put at ease with Kim's welcoming nature through the entire buying process.

When Kim's not helping clients, she is spending time with her husband and two children at their home in Roswell and working on the next home project!

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Christy Smith Sales Agent

Christy is a Georgia Native and grew up in Marietta. She has lived in various parts of Northern Georgia including Alpharetta and Woodstock, where she now resides with her husband and daughter.

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Not new to real estate, Christy bought her first home at age 22. Christy gets real estate at a high level and as a Curtin Team client she has purchased and sold a home with the Team before joining. After working in the corporate world for almost a decade, she wanted to turn her track record of success and love for real estate into her career. Work with Christy and you’ll see why the Curtin Team trusts in her passion and dedication to helping others.

Christy loves helping clients, traveling, being outdoors, and reading, but most of all she loves spending time with her family and watching her sweet daughter grow.

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Katie Bludworth Director Of First Impressions

Katie Bludworth is a 3rd generation Atlanta native. Originally from Alpharetta, she appreciates the charm and growth of the North Atlanta suburban area.

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Katie attended Young Harris College as part of the women’s golf team, where she graduated with an Associate’s degree in Fine Arts and Bachelor’s degree in Human Communication Studies. Since graduating, Katie has pursued many creative avenues from Event Coordinating to Social Media Marketing. Her knowledge of the area and experience in the hospitality industry make her a perfect fit for our Director of First Impressions.

When Katie's not helping clients, she enjoys painting, golfing with her family, and attending concerts with friends.

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Kern Autrey Schwartz Attorney at Law

Kern Schwartz is our go to closing attorney extraordinaire!

Kern is a closing attorney with O’Kelley & Sorohan and manages their Alpharetta office.

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She is a Georgia native and received her law degree from the University of Georgia in 1999. After several years as a litigator, Kern discovered a strong interest in residential real estate and has been conducting closings for fifteen years in metro Atlanta. She loves assisting home buyers and sellers with their real estate transactions.

Kern is a graduate of Vassar College and received her master’s degree from Middlebury College in Vermont. Kern worked in government relations in Washington, D.C. before returning to Georgia for law school. She is married and has three sons. She and her husband enjoy spending time with their boys and running local road races. Watch for them at your next 5k!