Krystalynn graduated from UC Berkeley in 2001 with a Bachelor of Arts in American Studies. She entered into the life insurance industry in 2003 at John Hancock in 2007 and joined MG Schlegel and Associates on April 1, 2007.
Shane Anderies is a founding partner of Anderies & Gomes LLP, an employment law firm with offices in San Francisco and Santa Rosa. Shane is an experienced and trial-tested litigation attorney who skillfully and cost-effectively represents employers in all aspects of workplace law. He specializes in trade secret disputes, wage and hour class actions, and wrongful termination claims involving allegations of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.
Shane has a BA in Psychology from the University of San Francisco, with honors, and a Juris Doctorate (JD) from the University of San Francisco School of Law. He has published and co-authored several employment law articles in a variety of publications and has been named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers Magazine every year since 2011.
Shane is also actively involved in a number of networking and philanthropic organizations outside of work, including: Business Networking International (BNI)—Past President, Embarcadero SF; Professional Association of Sonoma County (PASCO)—Board Member/Past President; Circle of Referral Excellence (CORE)—Member; 100 MARIN—Founding Member; The Guardsmen—Member; and Marin HR Forum—Member and Current President.
Shane is a Bay Area native, did a stint in the Air Force, loves stand‐up comedy, prefers the movie over the book, and resides in Marin with his wife and two young boys.
Sandra Beaton | Founder and CEO Beaton Global Connections
Sandra is a new member of CORE, and has always believed strongly in giving back to the community. She has supported on multiple levels organizations such as Big Sisters of America, Golden Gate Opera, Bay Area Green Tours and Los Cien and Amigos.
Professionally, she is Founder and CEO of a unique bi-lingual (Spanish) consulting firm, Beaton Global Connections, based in Sausalito, CA.
“On the Beaton path” we are passionate to support companies to achieve new levels of success. We lead growth with a wide range of clients for strategic planning and partnerships, business development, brand development, corporate social responsibility (triple bottom line results) and customized programs and promotions. As a result of innovative and creative approaches, we drive results in for profit and non-profit organizations.
Prior to initiating her consulting firm, she achieved success for 20+ years in Business Development and Marketing roles for major Consumer Packaged Goods companies such as Diageo, Clorox, Campbell’s Soup and Ocean Spray Cranberries and Fair Trade USA, a 501 (c) 3 non- profit.
Sandra holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration/Marketing from University of IL and completed an Executive Program in Global Management/Leadership from Thunderbird School of Global Management in AZ. She is originally from Chicago, and resides in Sausalito. Her passions include adventures traveling, enjoying the outdoor beauty of Northern CA, and connecting awesome people to create awesome changes for an improved world.
Kevin Kearney | CRS, Residential Real Estate Sales
Kevin is a Residential Real Estate Consultant with Vanguard Properties. He has been in real estate for over 14 years and works primarily by referral. Kevin specializes in marketing and negotiating the highest or best possible price for his clients.
Kevin is also actively involved in his community. He is the co-founder of a networking group: the San Francisco Professionals Network. He has been actively involved in HandsOn Bay Area since 1998, serving on the board for eight years and Chairman for six years coming out of the recession. He has also participated in the AIDS Lifecycle three times and is a frequent volunteer for Camp Okizu.
Kevin obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Southeast Missouri State University. He is also a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS), a designation limited to the top 3% of agents nationally.
Steven Leonard | Commercial Real Estate
A Marin native and 30-year veteran of the commercial real estate market, Steven has represented some of the largest commercial development projects and transactions in the North Bay. In addition to working with many successful local companies in their growth and expansion, he has consistently ranked among the Top 10 North Bay producers over the past 25 years.
Steven is currently on the board of Transpacific Bank in San Francisco. Previously, he served as a board member of Circle Bank for 13 years, an organization that was acquired by Umpqua Bank in 2012.
When not working with local landlords and tenants, Steven is helping spearhead the charge for “First 5” education, acting as the president of the board for North Bay Children’s Center.
Richard O Monetta | Commercial Insurance Broker/Advisor
Richard has been an insurance broker for over 8 years. He specializes in working with Property management companies and Property owners. His experience growing up in with a father in the Commercial Real estate world gives him insight to those client’s needs.
Richard has been involved with the Council of business advisors for over 2 years and is proud to be part of 100 Marin. He also active with Glide memorial church and Project open hand.
Richard is currently working towards his CIC qualification.
Paul Olbrantz | Residential Loan Officer
Paul is a Senior Retail Loan Advisor with First Cal Mortgage, a direct lender headquartered in Petaluma Ca. The company originates mortgages across the United States. In addition to conventional lending programs, First Cal also offers specialized “Non-QM” mortgage programs to clients in need of bank statement qualifying or Alt-Doc mortgages. Paul specializes in residential purchase and refinance home mortgages, and has special incentives available to “Heroes”,-people who serve in Government or public servant type employment (Doctors, Nurses, policy, fire, teachers, etc).
Paul obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and his MA in Taxation from Golden Gate University and has been a successful Mortgage Loan Originator for over ten years.
Paul spends most of his free time with his two children and two step children. He enjoys coaching his son’s baseball and football teams, hiking, mountain bike riding, and in 2010 completed a half-iron man competition in Hawaii is just over 6 hours.
Mike Pelfini | Vistage Chair
As a Group Chair with Vistage Worldwide, Inc. Mike is a leadership coach and trusted advisor to CEOs, business owners, and senior executives. The training and coaching services that Mike provides draw from over 3 decades of his work as a teacher, senior executive and CEO.
As a CEO for 17 years within the Easter Seals network Mike built an “A-Class” executive team of passionate, entrepreneurial experts, resulting in expansion of key services; improved financial systems; and engaged employees and board. He’s led the development of local and regional strategic plans and planning systems resulting in increased revenues and profitability.
Mike has been an adjunct faculty member at the University of San Francisco’s (USF) Master of Nonprofit Administration program. He holds a BA in Philosophy from Santa Clara University; an MS in Special Education from Dominican University of CA, and a doctorate in Organization and Leadership from USF.
Stacy L. Turner | Attorney
Stacy started her law practice in August of 2007. Her practice focuses on estate planning, elder law, and disability law, including Medi-Cal long-term care planning and disability planning utilizing special needs trusts.
Stacy received her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and her law degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. She is a member of the Probate and Estates Section of the Marin County Bar Association and served as its co-chairwoman from 2010-2013. Stacy is also of member of the Trusts and Estates Section of the California Bar Association, the California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Academy of Special Needs Planners, and the Marin Women’s Wednesday Morning Dialogue.
Stacy volunteers her time as a pro bono attorney for Marin County Legal Aid and as Secretary of the Ross Valley Ecumenical Housing Association (a local organization that provides housing for low-income seniors).
Francine Ward | Attorney
Francine is a business and intellectual property attorney focused on copyrights, trademarks, publishing, entertainment, and social media legal issues. Her business law practice focuses on drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts, as well as counseling clients on the selection of appropriate business entities, e.g., corporations vs. limited liability companies and how to maintain them.
A practicing lawyer for 25 years, Francine is a 1989 graduate of Georgetown University Law Center, and is licensed in New York, California, and the District of Columbia.
A believer in the adage, “to whom much is given much is expected,” Francine provides probono services to many groups, e.g., Legacies in Motion, a charity dedicated to helping underserved children and their families throughout the world (http://www.legaciesinmotion.org/); The Felix Organization, a charity that provides opportunities and new experiences to enrich the lives of children growing up in the foster care system (http://www.thefelixorganization.org/); California Lawyers for the Arts, a nonprofit that empowers the creative community by providing education, representation, and dispute resolution (http://www.calawyersforthearts.org/), and 10,000 Degrees, a Marin nonprofit whose mission is to achieve educational equity and support students with need to access and complete higher education to positively impact their communities and the world (http://www.10000degrees.org/).
Lisa Norman | Director of Marketing
LMN Marketing, founded by Lisa, a former marketing director of three major brokerages with 14 years of real estate marketing experience offers a wide range of services: planning, marketing operations support, product launch support, project management, building and training marketing teams, marketing coaching for agents and staff, strategic planning, new media integration and tech-focused marketing planning. Creative direction includes: graphic design, video and print and digital collateral creation.
Accomplished real estate marketer. Uniquely creative and inventive. Provides forward thinking leadership in a team environment. Broad range of marketing experience encompasses creative development, interactive marketing, print marketing, digital marketing, media/planning and buying, email marketing, direct/database marketing, marketing operations and project management, recruiting, SEO, SEM, and public relations.
David Haydon | Restaurateur
David, owner and chef at Il Davide Restaurant in San Rafael, has spent his career (and life for that matter) perfecting his culinary art and restaurant philosophy. All of his hard work over the years has definitely paid off - Il Davide will celebrate its 20th anniversary this June! The restaurant continues to be one of Marin’s most popular spots and David can be seen at events all across the county giving back to the community that has been so loyal to him.