Joan became a licensed Realtor in 2000 and began working at her cousins’ agency, McGowan Ryan Realtors in Red Bank, where she learned the business from a couple of life-long, old-school realtors. She retired after 34 years as a high school special education teacher in 2005 and devoted more time to her real estate business.
She and her husband Ed have lived in Bradley Beach since 1998 with their two Bichon Frises, Madison and Sophie Mae. Joan is an avid supporter of the Bradley Beach Library. She has served as President of the Board of Trustees and currently serves as the President of the Friends of the Library. She also enjoys painting, knitting, gardening, reading on the beach, and bike riding.
Joan believes in the educational method of real estate; she will help you learn the market and facilitate your transaction, all with the utmost professional and personable service