Elizabeth Coats

Professional Profile Elizabeth came on board with our team in the Spring of 2021 as an Administrative Intern.  She does filing for the brokers and accountants, matching checks, completing journal entries, and other small tasks to help keep everyone’s workload a little lighter. Experience/Education Centennial High School Graduate Currently attending University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign, studying Graphic Design Personal Profile Elizabeth loves to play sports and create art.  “Being active or painting is a Read More

Ashley Parker

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Staci Palmisano

Professional Profile Staci began working for Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty (CBCDR) in 2021. She is responsible for the efficient management of residential and commercial properties, establishing and maintaining relationships with tenants, receiving and submitting maintenance requests, corresponding with property owners and maintenance vendors, and coordinating ongoing inspections to comply with relevant codes. Experience/Education Unity High School – Diploma 2013 E Bank Teller at Busey Bank Patient Service Representative at Carle Foundation Hospital Optical Coordinator Read More

Mark Finke

Professional Profile Mark has been in the construction field for over 20 years in various capacities primarily painting and restorations of Victorian homes. In addition, he has been a sub-contractor for various municipalities throughout the community. He is responsible for maintenance and on-site inspections. Personal Profile Mark was raised in Villa Grove.  After high school, he traveled the country working and meeting people. He worked at the Iron Horse Golf Course for four seasons after Read More

Betsy Kern

Professional Profile Betsy Kern began working for Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty (CBCDR) as Property Management Coordinator in 2020.  She supervises the property management maintenance team, oversees various contract negotiations, owner/tenant interaction, vendor/supplier interaction, invoice processing as well as scheduling maintenance requests.  Before joining CBCDR, she worked 13 years in public accounting working in the administrative department. Experience/Education B.S. Organizational Leadership, Greenville College A.A.S. Accounting, Parkland College Personal Profile Betsy grew up in the Champaign-Urbana Read More

Andrew Zhang

Professional Profile Andrew is an accountant who helps to collect and record accounts receivables, coordinate with property management team with accounts payable, and prepare monthly financial statements. He believes we come across numbers every day. Experience/Education B.S. in Accounting & Finance 2017 at Eastern Illinois University Personal Profile Andrew is originally from New York City. He enjoys living in Champaign-Urbana because of the diverse community that U of I bring. The place is not too Read More

Terri Choules

Professional Profile Terri previously worked for Devonshire Realty in 2000 as the Office Manager for a residential office in Mahomet and then in 2007 moved to Huntington Tower to work in the Accounting Department as an Accounting Assistant.  Terri rejoined the accounting Department in October of 2017.  Terri is responsible for property management needs as well as general office support. Experience/Education: Bachelor of Science Degree in Speech Communications/Marketing at Eastern Illinois University Paralegal Degree in Read More

Michael Harmon

Professional Profile Mike has worked professionally in the maintenance field since 2005. Before coming to Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty, Mike was a maintenance manager for a large student housing facility in Champaign. Industry Experience Home Improvement & Appliances Maintenance Management Auto Mechanics Personal Profile Originally from Chicago, Mike went to high school in Mississippi and moved to central Illinois in 2006 with his wife and two children; ages 11 and 10. In his spare Read More

Renate Ping

Professional Profile Renate began her career with Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty (CBCDR) by joining HDC Engineering in the fall of 2006 and moving to join Devonshire Group in January 2007. As a member of the CBCDR administrative team since January 2009, she continues to provide guidance in the daily operations of the company by promoting a culture of high performance and continuous improvement that values learning and a commitment to quality. Renate enjoys working Read More

Tim Harrington

Professional Profile Tim Harrington has spent his entire career pursuing a passion for exceptional commercial real estate service. Striving to enhance the client experience at CBCDR, Tim utilizes the collective expertise of his team of professionals to lead this effort. Tim’s role, which includes providing the tools and technology necessary to improve efficiency and information flow, is focused on creating a bright vision of the future for clients and associates. Building from a foundation of Read More

Zach Wetherell, CCIM

Professional Profile Zach graduated from the University of Illinois, College of Business, in 2007 with a degree in finance and a concentration in commercial real estate.  He earned his Illinois Real Estate Broker’s License in the fall of 2007 and began working for Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty (CBCDR) in the spring of 2008 as a commercial real estate broker.  With over 10 years of experience, Zach has become a top producer and market leader.  Read More

Katie Taylor

Professional Profile Katie joined the Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty Team in June of 2014 as an accountant.  She is a 2013 graduate of the University of Illinois College of Business and specializes in preparing financial statements, budgets, and cash flow analysis for managed properties along with other daily accounting duties. Experience/Education Bachelor of Science in Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2013 Associates in Science, Parkland College, 2011 Personal Profile Katie and her husband, Read More

Jerry Sommers

Professional Profile Jerry has been in the maintenance and constructions industry since 1984. He switched careers and went into the satellite/cable T.V./home entertainment industry for several years. Jerry returned to the maintenance and construction industry in 2008 to continue to challenge himself in the work that he enjoys the most. Experience/Education Home Appliances Cable T.V./Satellite/Home Entertainment Building/Apartment Maintenance Construction Personal Profile Jerry is originally from Hot Springs Arkansas but moved around extensively growing up in Read More

Valerie Austin

Professional Profile Valerie joined at Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty in 1994. As an accountant for the Property Management and Operations Departments of CBCDR, her duties for Property Management include preparing financial statements, budgets, and cash flow analyses. In addition, Valerie is responsible for presenting information at annual owners meetings. Experience/Education B.S. in Accounting, Eastern Illinois University 1982 Associate of Science, Parkland College 1974 Graduated from Rantoul Township High School 1972 Honors & Achievements Celebrated Read More

Teri Herzog

Professional Profile A CPA since 1977, Teri is the director of Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty’s accounting team providing the oversight and review of all property management accounting needs. She is responsible for her team providing timely, accurate, and detailed financial data to our clients on a ongoing basis. Teri’s expertise includes interacting with our clients and tax provider to streamline the tax preparation process. Teri is in her 14th year with Coldwell Banker Commercial Read More