Born & raised in NY, about 200 miles south of Montreal, Don made his way to Punta Gorda, FL after graduating from Indiana State University in 1975. He began his Real Estate career early on and had the opportunity to work alongside the original developer of the Punta Gorda Isles communities as a Sales & Marketing manager, leading into a full-time realtor. Throughout the years he has been honored to serve on numerous boards throughout the community: President of a Property Owners Association, Fire Chief of a Volunteer Fire Dept., Charlotte County Board of Zoning Appeal, Chamber of Commerce, Charlotte Assembly, Historical Society and MANY, MANY MORE. With almost 50 years of Real Estate knowledge and the collaborative education from all his community involvement, he can provide top-notch insight and guidance to his clients. The most satisfying part of his career are the people he meets along the way that he can call friends. He enjoys helping buyers and sellers make their dreams come true and is ready to help yours become a reality too!