Agents

Krissy Howard
618-977-5641

khoward@gorirealtors.com

Krissy Howard is Edwardsville’s premier real estate expert. Her diversified skills are based in both property management and sales. As a co-owner of Gori Property Management, Howard assists in management of over 30 million dollars of real estate in Edwardsville and the surrounding area. She has experience working with both residential and commercial properties and works in every aspect of renting and managing property, including marketing rental properties, screening potential tenants, renovating properties, regular maintenance and tenant buildouts. Howard is also a co-owner of Gori, Realtors®, LLC a growing property sales group based in Edwardsville. The firm specializes in commercial, residential and multi-family properties. Howard, a licensed Realtor® in the State of Illinois, will go the extra mile whether she is working to sell a property or match a client to the property of their dreams. Howard is no stranger to hard work and dedication to the job. In addition to the aforementioned, she has experience with home inspections, foreclosure investment and home flipping. Beyond real estate, Howard is also the office manager of Gori Julian & Associates, P.C. in downtown Edwardsville. She plays a key role in the immensely successful law firm. Howard is a graduate of Collinsville High School and lives on a farm in Brighton, Ill., with her beautiful daughter. She received her Masters in Business Administration in from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. If you are in the market to buy, sell or rent property in the Edwardsville area, contact Howard immediately. She will ensure your experience is successful and memorable.

Lois Pontius
Managing Broker
618-910-1199

lpontius@gorirealtors.com

Stan and I are Full Time Real Estate Professionals, working for YOU for ALL YOUR real estate needs. We are well-versed in a number of areas so that we can quickly adjust to market changes.  Whether you have an historic home, modern home, new construction, luxury or modest, condo, acreage, lake front, or commercial property, we will be there from start to finish! The Right Realtor Makes A Difference! We have over 30 years experience bringing sellers and buyers together. Whether YOU are selling, buying, or relocating, YOU can expect professionalism, commitment, customer service, and integrity every step of the way. We will strive to make YOUR real estate transaction as smooth and stress free as possible.

Stan Pontius
618-407-5300

spontius@gorirealtors.com

Lois and I are Full Time Real Estate Professionals, working for YOU for ALL YOUR real estate needs. We are well-versed in a number of areas so that we can quickly adjust to market changes.Whether you have an historic home, modern home, new construction, luxury or modest, condo, acreage, lake front, or commercial property, we will be there from start to finish!The Right Realtor Makes A Difference!We have over 30 years experience bringing sellers and buyers together.Whether YOU are selling, buying, or relocating, YOU can expect professionalism, commitment, customer service, and integrity every step of the way. We will strive to make YOUR real estate transaction as smooth and stress free as possible.

Eric Williams
618-444-8454

ewilliams@gorirealtors.com

Hello, Eric Williams here!  Thank you for your interest in Gori, Realtors® Purchasing or selling your home can be a very stressful process.  In today’s fast moving market YOU need a Realtor® that is responsive with information delivery and always has your best interest in mind.  As a Real Estate Broker for Gori, Realtors® that is my commitment to you. Your buying or selling experience deserves top notch integrity, responsiveness and transparency.  Please feel free to give me a call/email or text.  Our passion is your happiness!

David Warner
314-239-0799

dwarner@gorirealtors.com

David is passionate about exceeding client expectations by offering a superior level of service, strategic marketing, and a highly personalized and professional experience. David has been a licensed agent in Illinois for more than 3 years and has lived in the metro east for over 35 years.

Misty Meznarsic
618-444-8265

mmeznarsic@gorirealtors.com

My husband and I live here in Edwardsville with our 2 fur babies. I have lived in this area all of my life. When I am not assisting my clients I like staying active. I enjoy running, biking, and practicing Yoga. My husband and I both love the outdoors and spending time at the lake camping. After having a rewarding career in Occupational Therapy for 19 years I began a career in Real Estate. Having worked in the Healthcare industry for many years I believe my compassion for others sets me apart from other Realtors®. I promise to keep the lines of communication open with you at all times and make you and your families’ needs my priority.  I may not be the first Realtor® you call, but I WILL be your last!  I look forward to working with you soon. Make it a great day!

Jen Faulkner
618-954-8099

jfaulkner@gorirealtors.com

Since 2005, Jennifer has worked as a full-time real estate agent in Edwardsville,IL serving the entire St. Louis Metro East Area. Jennifer and her partner Hannah have formed the Jen Faulkner Homes Team. This is a mother daughter partnership with experience in all aspects of real estate from first time home buyers, to luxury estate homes, farm developments, as well as, relocation clients. Their expertise has brought many company awards with their previous national company of Coldwell Banker, and has consistently ranked them among the top agents. Jennifer has a proven track record of excellence, proficiency and integrity. In a field that constantly changes, they have integrated a cutting-edge approach to marketing, presentation, negotiation, and sales into their practice. They use modern technology to market creatively and resourcefully, maximizing information, advertising savvy, & effective negation skills. Jennifer and Hannah take their clients best interests at heart and this has earned them a extremely loyal client base. Jennifer has been a lifelong area resident with children in Edwardsville public and private schools over the past 22 years. She started her work career as a Registered Nurse after earning her Bachelors Degree in Nursing. She completed 16 years working at St. Louis University Medical Center. Hannah is a Edwardsville resident and homeowner who attended both public and private schools in Edwardsville School District. Hannah earned her BS in Exercise Physiology from Kent State University where she was a D1 All-American Athlete. They are both members of NAR, IAR, and GGAR. They also specialize in corporate and military relocation.

Hannah Fink
618-363-8870

hfink@gorirealtors.com

In Dec of 2014, Hannah made the decision to make real estate a profession for herself. At this time, she joined her mother Jennifer who has worked as a full-time real estate agent in Edwardsville,IL serving the entire St. Louis Metro East Area since 2005. The Jen Faulkner Homes Team is a mother daughter partnership with experience in all aspects of real estate from first time home buyers, to luxury estate homes, to farm developments, as well as, relocation clients. Hannah has a proven track record of excellence, proficiency and integrity. In a field that constantly changes, they have integrated a cutting-edge approach to marketing, presentation, negotiation, and sales into their practice. They use modern technology to market creatively and resourcefully, maximizing information, advertising savvy, & effective negation skills. Jennifer and Hannah take their clients best interests at heart and this has earned them a extremely loyal client base. Hannah is a Edwardsville resident and homeowner who attended both public and private schools in Edwardsville School District. Hannah earned her BS in Exercise Physiology and minor in Coaching from Kent State University where she was a D1 All-American Athlete. Jennifer has been a lifelong area resident with children in Edwardsville public and private schools over the past 22 years. She started her work career as a Registered Nurse after earning her Bachelors Degree in Nursing. She completed 16 years working at St. Louis University Medical Center. Hannah and Jennifer are both members of NAR, IAR, and GGAR. They also specialize in corporate and military relocation.

Tess Perica
618-973-5676

tperica@gorirealtors.com

I’m Tess Perica, a licensed attorney in Illinois and Missouri with the Perica Law Firm. I graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Kentucky and earned my Juris Doctor from the Southern Illinois University School of Law. I grew up in Edwardsville and am very familiar with the area. I’ve always had a passion for real estate and knew I wanted to become a licensed Realtor®. I will have that same passion working with you. I am excited to work as a team with my mom and bring a unique dynamic to our clients. We are thrilled to be apart of the Gori, Realtors® team.

Melissa Rook Perica
618-973-0704

mperica@gorirealtors.com

I’m Melissa Rook Perica, a lifelong resident of the Riverbend area. I graduated from Arizona State University but was eager to return to my hometown where I earned a Masters in Industrial/Organizational Psychology at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. I’ve worked at Perica Law Firm as a legal administrator for over 10 years. I’m excited to work as a team with my daughter and bring a unique dynamic to our clients. Contact us, we’re looking forward to working with YOU.

Tarek Samara
217-381-7069

tsamara@gorirealtors.com

Tarek Samara has been a dedicated commercial and residential property manager for the past 14 years, owning 17 properties throughout the Edwardsville area. Samara received his Bachelors Degree in Political Science from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in 2003, and has lived in Edwardsville with his wife and two daughters since 2001. Samara has vast experience in the Edwardsville market, and would love to help you find the home or business location of your dreams. Being one of the largest investments of one’s life, he looks forward to helping businesses and home owners find the location that will best help them grow and prosper.

Brad Wallace
618-656-8282

bwallace@gorirealtors.com

After 27 years as a licensed broker and 10 years of owning his own firm, Brad Wallace is a proud member of the Gori, Realtors® team. Over the years, Wallace has gained excellent negotiating skills and developed a deep understanding of property values and trends – both past, present and future. He can provide excellent advice to clients regarding pricing and making an offer on a home. Wallace feels the most important aspects of customer service are proactive engagement and implementation of a properly planned marketing strategy to promote the property. Beyond Gori, Realtors®, Wallace holds a position in Edwardsville with Jones, Lang & LaSalle as a member of the Base Building Management Team: Amazon Accounts.