Leadership Team

The extraordinary leadership of Monument Sotheby’s International Realty is the foundation of the ongoing success experienced since its founding in 2015.

Leadership Team



  • Kimberly Kepnes
    Regional Vice President, Development
    Kimberly Kepnes

    Kimberly Kepnes brings over 20 years of exceptional real estate service, unique, historic home and commercial real estate representation to her role as Senior Vice President of Monument Sotheby’s International Realty.

  • Eddy Ross
    General Manager, Broker of Record, Maryland, Washington D.C., and Pennsylvania
    Eddy Ross

    Monument Sotheby’s International Realty was lucky enough to secure Eddy in late 2018 to serve as the Regional Manager and Broker of Record for Maryland, Washington D.C., and Pennsylvania.

  • Thomas Saehler
    Broker of Record Virginia
    Thomas Saehler

    Thomas has a diverse background in both residential and commercial real estate, including in his role as Broker of Record for Virginia.

  • Francis Santangelo
    Chief Strategy Officer
    Francis Santangelo

    With over twenty years of experience as a business transaction and licensing attorney, global real estate franchise system general counsel and global real estate brokerage franchise executive, Fran Santangelo provides valuable advice and support to the Company’s leadership as our Chief Strategy Officer.

  • Loredana Rustei
    CPA, Controller
    Loredana Rustei

    Having joined Monument Sotheby’s International Realty in early 2016, Loredana Rustei has served as Financial Controller since 2020.


  • Noelle Chesser
    Marketing Manager
    Noelle Chesser
  • Stephanie Velleggia
    Brand Liaison
    Stephanie Velleggia
  • Alexander Hickox
    Marketing Coordinator
    Alexander Hickox
  • Carol O’Byrne
    Marketing Coordinator
    Carol O’Byrne
  • Bhumi Patel
    Marketing Coordinator
    Bhumi Patel
  • Isabel Boote
    Marketing Coordinator
    Isabel Boote
  • Joy Tarr
    Marketing Coordinator
    Joy Tarr

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