Shannon Merrill, Attorney, Red Door Title and Bennett Law Office, PLLC.

Shannon Merrill, Attorney

Shannon is the Senior Title Attorney for Red Door Title with over ten years of real estate and title experience. Before joining the company, she practiced with a real estate law firm in Portland, Maine handling the foreclosure and the sale of bank-owned properties. Shannon is admitted to practice in Maine and before the U.S. District Court, District of Maine. She is a member of the Maine State Bar Association and the Maine Association of Mortgage Professionals. Shannon received her Bachelor’s Degree in English from George Washington University in Washington, D.C. and graduated from the University of Maine, School of Law in Portland, Maine.

Shannon was born and raised in Westbrook, Maine where she still resides with her husband Bryan and two sons Aaron and Eli. During the weekends she can be found either on the sideline at her son’s soccer games or in the backyard grilling with the family.

JeanMarie Grenier, Marketing and Business Development, Northern Mid-Coast Maine, Red Door Title and Bennett Law Office, PLLC.

JeanMarie Grenier

JeanMarie has been working in the Mortgage and Title industry for over 30 years. She is responsible for marketing and business development in the Greater Manchester/Nashua and Concord area.

JeanMarie is a member of the Concord Board of Realtors, Greater Manchester/Nashua Board of Realtors and Granite State South Board of Realtors.

She lives in Pembroke New Hampshire with her husband, enjoys spending time with family and friends, and loves to travel.

Blake Dyer, Marketing and Business Development, Northern Mid-Coast Maine, Red Door Title and Bennett Law Office, PLLC.

Blake Dyer

Blake Dyer is responsible for marketing and business development in the Greater Bangor region and the Northern regions of Maine. Blake recently entered the title industry world after spending several years in banking. Blake is also a recent graduate of the University of Maine where she majored in English and Business while participating in the Honors College. She is eager to continue learning about the Real Estate industry and have the opportunity to grow with the community.

Since becoming involved in title work, Blake enthuses about the opportunity to create lasting relationships with clients and strives to facilitate flawless, smooth closing transactions. She understands that questions and comments may arise at any point before, during, and after the transaction and invites parties involved to reach out to her with these concerns. Blake seeks to become a valuable resource for her clients and affiliates.

Blake is a Notary Public in the state of Maine. As an active member in the community, Blake is an affiliate of the Bangor Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Bangor Association of REALTORS. In her time outside of work, Blake enjoys spending time with her boyfriend and three dogs.

Jessica Ugarte, Attorney for Red Door Title, serving Maine, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

Jessica Ugarte, Attorney

Jessica Ugarte comes to Red Door with over 20 years’ experience in the real estate industry and 10 years’ experience as a licensed Attorney in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts.

Jessica began her real estate career as a processor and has experienced a variety of positions within the title industry over the years which allows her to quickly assess the needs of any closing situation.

Jessica is currently a member of the New Hampshire & Massachusetts Bar Associations and is seeking admittance into Maine.  She enjoys helping others and animals by volunteering and fundraising in her local community.  Jessica resides in Manchester, New Hampshire with her husband and enjoys going to their teenager’s sports events and traveling in their spare time.

Su Leigh, Marketing and Business Development, Red Door Title.

Su Leigh

With over 20 years in title insurance, Su’s experience spans all facets of the business. She began her career in Denver, Colorado. Since moving to Maine in 2015, she has fully embraced the Maine Real Estate industry, the state and its people.

Her tenure in the business helps her assist clients to navigate the nuances of a transaction; residential and commercial purchases, refinances and reverse mortgages. To facilitate a pleasant and successful closing for all parties, she welcomes questions and conversation in advance of, and during the process. Like most successful Real Estate Agents and Lenders, her ‘business hours’ transcend the traditional norm.

Su is honored to serve as a Director on the Maine Association of Realtors Foundation. She is an active affiliate member of the Mountains to Shores Board of Realtors: Lincoln County and MerryMeeting Councils, The Mid-Coast Board of Realtors: Mid-Coast and Penobscot Bay Councils, the Kennebec Valley Board of Realtors and the Maine Association of Mortgage Professionals.

She loves what she does: “The pursuit of the American Dream never gets old!”

Kalena Carroll, Marketing and Business Development, Red Door Title.

Kalena Maria Carroll

Kalena Carroll has worked in the legal profession since 2003, concentrating on real estate transactions for more than a decade. Her expertise in the field is unparalleled: title abstracting, closing loans, cash purchases, underwriting Title Insurance Policies; there is no piece of the closing process with which she hasn’t been deeply involved. This experience has given Kalena the ability to educate and advise both buyers and agents. She is a dedicated professional, providing her clients the communication they deserve and recognizing that work in this business rarely ends at 5 p.m.

Kalena is a Notary Public in the State of Maine and a Commissioner of Deeds in the State of New Hampshire. Additionally, she is a certified instructor for indoor cycling, LesMills BodyPump, and Yoga – and will probably recruit you to join one of her classes! In her free time, she enjoys getting outdoors to run, bike, or ski.

Kalena resides in Kennebunk with her daughter, husband, and their beautiful rescue dog.

Patrick Afthim, Marketing and Business Development, Red Door Title.

Patrick Afthim

Patrick Afthim is responsible for business development and marketing in Cumberland and York counties in Maine.  Patrick started his career in title in 2015 after a 10 year career in retail automotive. 

Patrick is an affiliate member of the Maine Association of REALTORS, Greater Portland Board of REALTORS and the York County Council of REALTORS.  Patrick is an active in the Greater Portland Board and currently serves on the Consumer Outreach and Member Benefits committees and was named Affiliate of the Year of the Greater Portland Board in 2017.  Patrick also serves on the York County Council of REALTORS scholarship committee.  Patrick is also a member of the Maine Association of Mortgage Professionals

Patrick is a Notary Public in Maine and a Commissioner of Deeds in New Hampshire.

Jennifer Doucette, Marketing and Business Development, Red Door Title.

Jennifer Doucette

Jennifer has been working in the Banking, Mortgage and Title Industry for 8  years. Prior to her title experience, she was a Mortgage Loan Officer for 6 years.  Jennifer is responsible for Marketing and Business Development in Central Maine.

Active in the Real Estate Community, she is an Affiliate member or the Androscoggin Valley Board of Realtors, Kennebec Valley Board of Realtors, Merrymeeting Board of Realtors and Maine Associates of Mortgage Professionals. She also holds a Notary in the State of Maine to handle all of your closing needs.

Jennifer resides in Auburn, ME with her husband, Chad and their 3 children. She enjoys camping, hiking, strong coffee and quality family time.

Anna Kenerson, Marketing and Business Development, Red Door Title.

Anna Kenerson | Red Door Title and Bennett Law Office, PLLC

Anna has been working in title, mortgage, and real estate industry since 2000. This level of experience gives her a solid background for a truly seamless closing experience.

She has closed over 9,500 transactions to date! She is a lifelong NH resident and grew up in the Meredith area. Anna enjoys her work, traveling, boating, skiing, and family time.

She involved in several NH Realtor boards, MBBA and her local community.

Tim Cornwell

Tim Cornwell is responsible for developing and supporting business relationships with lenders and real estate agents in York County. Before the title industry, Tim worked in Behavioral Healthcare, which further developed his communication skills. He is an affiliate member of the Maine Association of Realtors, York County Council of Realtors, and is a member of the Sanford/Springvale Chamber of Commerce.

Tim, along with his wife Rachel and their son Gavin, recently purchased a home in Sanford, Maine.

Kim Chilton, Marketing and Business Development, Red Door Title.

Kim Chilton | Red Door Title and Bennett Law Office, PLLC

Kim Chilton has been working in the title industry for the last four years. Prior to that, she spent thirteen years, as a mortgage loan officer where she gained invaluable experience representing lenders and consumers, helping them to navigate the home buying experience successfully.

Kim is a Maine native, who has called York County her home for over thirty years. She has strong community ties and is an active member of Rotary International. In 2009 she was awarded the Affiliate of the Year Award from the York County Council of Realtors for her work with the realtor community.

Annette Goldberg, Operations Manager, Red Door Title.

Annette Goldberg

Annette Goldberg serves as Operations Manager for Red Door Title in Maine and New Hampshire. She is responsible for all operations and customer service. Annette has over 20 years of experience in title work and processing, and mortgage lending processing. She began her career as a post closer for a lender back in 1997 and has continued to work in this industry ever since.

Annette lives in Cape Neddick, Maine with her husband Kurt and their two cats. In their spare time they love to travel with their close group of friends.

Annette@reddoortitle.net
Cell: 603-828-1503
e-fax: 207-358-7521

Office:

1 New Hampshire Ave, Suite 320
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Phone – 207-358-7500
-603-427-9399
Fax – 207-641-2960
-603-427-9642

Melanie Tromblee, Relationship Manager, Red Door Title.

Melanie Tromblee

Melanie Yorke Tromblee serves as Relationship Manager for Red Door Title in Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. She is responsible for new business development as well as maintaining solid relationships with established customers. Melanie has more than 35 years of experience in Bank Management, Mortgage Origination and in the title industry. She is an active affiliate member of the York County Council of Realtors, also serving on the Board of Trustees as well as the Seacoast Board of Realtors in NH. Melanie is a member of the Ogunquit Rotary Club. Melanie lives in Cape Neddick with her husband.

Melanie@reddoortitle.net
Cell: 207-475-6610
e-fax: 207-358-7520

Amanda DeRaspe, Marketing and Business Development, Red Door Title.

Amanda DeRaspe | Red Door Title and Bennett Law Office, PLLC

Amanda is responsible for new business development and supporting realtors and Lenders in the region. She have nearly ten years of experience in the residential title and closing field. Active in the real estate community, she is an Affiliate member of Maine Association of Realtors, York County Board of Realtors, Portland County Board of Realtors and Maine Association of Mortgage Professionals.

Amanda@reddoortitle.net
Cell: 207-522-3966
e-fax: 207-358-7132