Paradise Valley Award Winning Real Estate Team
Kimberly Johnson, Arizona Fine Property

Kimberly Johnson

Being the Operations Manager for The Grigg’s Group, Kimberly oversees all the daily “behind the scenes” functions for the team. Having been in the real estate market for over 20 years, she has seen it all! Prior to coming to the real estate world, Kimberly has a vast experience in providing high-level administrative support to key executive corporate personnel for different major corporations. Kimberly grew up in Minnesota but considers herself a “permanent snowbird”, having lived in Arizona for the past 29 years. She loves watching sports (especially the Minnesota Vikings), hanging out with friends, going to the beach as much as possible, and of course, being a Mom to two wonderful boys!

Terry Krausert, Arizona Fine Property

Terry Krausert

Terry has been a successful transaction coordinator in Arizona for the past 9 years and truly loves the real estate industry. “No two days ever seem alike”. Terry was in the insurance industry as a sales and marketing coordinator and contributed to the growth of an independent local agency prior to acquiring her real estate license. Originally from Barcelona, Spain, she is fluent in both English and Spanish and has also lived in Illinois and Florida. She has called Arizona home for the last 15 years where she lives with her husband and teenage daughter. When she is not working, she loves to travel and experience new places.

Kevin Petruska, Real Estate Agent

Kevin Petruska

Email: kspazhomes@aol.com
Direct Phone: 602.821.1547

One of the most dedicated, driven New Home Real Estate professionals in the Phoenix Metro areas, Kevin is experienced in all aspects of New Home Sales and Marketing. Kevin prides himself on being a great “People Person” and uses his knowledge and skills to make a new home buyer’s experience rewarding. Having worked with Developers, Builders, and Clients for nearly close to a decade, he is dedicated to providing complete professionalism and service. Kevin’s detail to service has come from his extensive career in the Hospitality Industry working for Luxury Hotels and Restaurants. In addition to Real Estate, Kevin has a passion for traveling, food, wine, and Contemporary Architectural Design. From Estate homes to Vertical Urban living, Kevin has a pulse on the lifestyle that you desire.

Andrew Speedling, Scottsdale Real Estate Agent

Andrew Speedling

Email: ajspeedling@gmail.com
Direct Phone: 480.369.0699

Andrew is a Realtor that is truly dedicated and passionate about the Real Estate industry. He was born and raised in Arizona and has grown up in the New Home Construction industry, and currently owns and operates a business that handles Model Home and Spec Home cleaning for home builders across the valley. Andrew has decided to add to his portfolio and shift his focus from building, to the buying and selling aspect of the final product. Andrew’s goal is to transfer his work ethic, attention to detail, and knowledge of many parts of the Valley to his clients to ensure that they are receiving superior customer service no matter what their needs or wants may be. Whether buying or selling, his main priority is to make the process as smooth and seamless as possible, and ensure that his clients are fully satisfied and assisted every step of the way. In addition to Real Estate, Andrew enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, golfing, and any other outdoor activity.

Adrianna Baum, Real Estate Agent

Adrianna Baum

Email: baumadrianna@yahoo.com
Direct Phone: 480.721.0702

Adrianna has been in Arizona for the last 15 years and built an extensive network with people from diverse backgrounds. This has allowed her to find a niche in real estate from first-time home buyers to luxury real estate clients. Adrianna is focused on providing her clients an experience where they feel complete trust and confidence in her, by listening closely to what they value most and always going beyond their expectations. She understands that people aren’t just buying a home, they are buying a lifestyle, they are buying a community, they are buying their future. The most important thing she has learned working with clients is to expect the unexpected and be prepared for anything! Understanding what can lead a deal to go wrong is just as critical as knowing what it takes to make things go right. After seven years in the real estate industry, she was a team member that achieved $220 million in real estate sales in 2021. Her team has consistently been the #1 sales team with Realty Executives year over year. Prior to her real estate profession, Adrianna was in the Cosmetology industry for over ten years which included being the business owner. Raised in Colorado, Adrianna is down to earth and enjoys being outside in nature. When she isn’t networking and selling homes, you can find her on the beaches of the California, Mexico and the Caribbean, spending time with her family, friends and her two dogs, Cash and Cooper.

Joel Chacko, Real Estate Agent

Joel Chacko

Email: chackojoel1@gmail.com
Direct Phone: 480.474.7351

Designated broker for Grigg’s Group powered by The Altman Brothers. Joel has a true passion for real estate. The real estate market can be very complex, but Joel loves helping his clients navigate through it and giving them the clarity to make the best decisions. He believes providing education on the market for his clients is the best advantage they can have. Joel is originally from Toronto, Canada, where he sold real estate for over six years. Joel’s team was consistently ranked in the top 1% of overall Canadian Realtors. Prior to starting in real estate, Joel had a career in finance, working in the public sector. He also helped start-up technology companies grow their businesses, but his enthusiasm for real estate made him pursue it full-time. Joel has been involved in a vast variety of real estate transactions, from apartment leases to million-dollar listings. Joel’s favorite part of being an agent is finding the solution for all his clients’ real estate needs. When Joel isn’t helping his clients he enjoys traveling with his wife, going to church and watching basketball. Joel is fortunate to call Scottsdale, Arizona home. He believes Arizona has some of the best opportunities for real estate in the whole country and would love the opportunity to help you make your next purchase or sale.

Cathy Speach, Real Estate Agent

Cathy Speach

Email: cathymspeach@gmail.com
Direct Phone: 815.236.9691

Cathy has over 20 years of Successful Real Estate Experience and is Licensed in two states, as an Agent in Arizona and a Broker in Illinois. She is truly passionate about her career and is grateful to work in an industry she loves. Cathy is experienced in all aspects of Real Estate and Clientele, from 1st-time home buyers to her Specialty in Luxury Homes and New Home Construction. She has proven experience working with and representing Custom Builders, helping Buyers find or build their new Dream Home and Sellers move on to their next adventure! She is dedicated to making the Client Experience Exceptional and brings kindness, ethics, knowledge, and expertise to their home sale and/or purchase. In addition to Real Estate, Cathy enjoys and spends time traveling, on interior design, and with friends and family.

Sal Shkreli, Realtor in Paradise Valley

Sal Shkreli

Email: sal@pvluxuryestates.com
Direct Phone: 602.638.2590

With his superior personal service and detailed approach, Sal Shkreli brings his unparalleled work ethic and passion for Arizona’s luxury real estate market to the Grigg’s Group. Understanding his client’s largest financial asset is at hand, Sal considers each transaction with a consultative eye and ensures his client’s expectations are exceeded in every step of the home buying and selling process.

Originally from the Metro Detroit area, Sal’s roots are embedded in new home construction and residential lending. The ability to reference his knowledge relating to all facets of a real estate transaction has allowed Sal to gain the trust, respect, and confidence of his clients in the Valley. Sal leverages his robust negation skills and vast understanding of the market to consistently go the extra mile in securing the most favorable deals for his clients. Sal values the bond he builds with his clients and understands the relationship he forms spans far beyond the closing table.

Sal earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Degree from Bowling Green State University with a focus on Sales and Services Marketing. As a former collegiate football player, Sal enjoys staying active outside of work. When he’s not serving his clients, he can be found golfing, exercising, traveling, and exploring the many perks that come with living in Arizona.

Caren Pereira, Real Estate Agent

Caren Pereira

Email: caren.pereira@gmail.com
Direct Phone: 602.312.3177

I am celebrating ten years’ experience as a Realtor proudly representing buyers and sellers in all areas of beautiful Scottsdale and Paradise Valley. As a retired teacher/administrator, I believe it is important that you are educated about the many real estate options available to you so that you are confident that your decision to purchase or sell is the best choice for your needs. My goal is to provide you with a professional, personalized service that ensures: listening and responding to your needs, constant communication, attention to detail, and, a positive experience throughout the process that exceeds your expectation from beginning to end. I sincerely look forward to serving you in your next real estate endeavor.

Art Corella, Real Estate Agent

Art Corella

Email: corella88@gmail.com
Phone: 602.507.2275

After spending most of his career in hospitality, Art made the transition into real estate 3 years ago. He credits his love for Arizona, architecture, and interior design, for the move. He’s an extrovert who loves people and the interactions he has with them. He’s dedicated to his clients falling in love with their next home. He describes his client interactions as “A lot of fun” and “Really rewarding.” As a native of Arizona, he’s committed to his community and peers. Personally and professionally. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, live music, and playing guitar.

Cristina Lopez, Real Estate Agent

Cristina Lopez

Email cristina10610@gmail.com
Direct Phone 858.999.3825

Passionate, polished, and attentive, Cristina utilizes over 16 years of real estate and hospitality experience to expertly advise her clients, family, and friends through the entire home buying and selling process. Cristina understands that every client is unique. She takes the time to learn about your specific needs in order to create a seamless and enjoyable experience for all who partner with her. By consistently keeping up with market trends, she provides valuable insight and guidance in a competitive and ever-changing landscape. In her free time, Cristina enjoys golfing, snowboarding, hiking, and traveling. As an empathetic and altruistic person in her community; Cristina is an active volunteer and member of Give-Back Homes, Dress for Success, SkiDuck, The First Tee, and many other charitable causes that are near and dear to heart.