Laurie started Shutters & Sails in 2007 after seeing a need for growth and healthy competition in Fishers Island real estate. She has a strong foundation in sales & marketing, which combined with local resources and knowledge, provides unique experience and energy to help you get results!
Raised on Fishers Island, Laurie began her career on the mainland, gaining valuable experience in areas of sales and operations. For more than 25 years, she worked together with her husband Chris, to buy and sell residential, commercial and multifamily investment properties in Colorado, Connecticut and New York. In 2003, they returned to Fishers Island to raise their three children in the shoreline community where Laurie had grown up and remained very passionate about. Laurie and Chris, who is the President of the Fishers Island Utility Company, are both active members of their community and enjoy sailing, golf and traveling.
Laurie presently is Treasurer and serves on the Board of Directors of the Hamptons and North Fork Realtors Association, Vice President of the Board of Education for the Fishers Island School, Assistant Secretary of the Fishers Island Yacht Club, Chair of the Fishers Island Churches Annual Golf Tournament, and Chair of the Fishers Island Division of the Chamber of Commerce. She is also a member of the National Association of Realtors, New York and CT Association of Realtors, Hamptons and North Fork Association of Realtors and Eastern CT Association of Realtors.