Our Team

We are proudly recognized locally and globally for our commitment to first-class, personalized service delivered with the greatest integrity and refinement. We embrace cutting edge technology, the latest digital platforms and an ongoing connection to the global market.

Meet The Leadership Team

Liz Nunan President & CEO

Liz Nunan is a seasoned real estate leader with three decades of experience in the industry. As CEO, she oversees all aspects of Houlihan Lawrence’s operations, including 1,450 agents across 32 offices, and is focused on driving growth. She began her career in property management and then joined Fox and Lazo Realtors in Philadelphia and Prudential Preferred Properties in DC/Virginia before moving to New York to lead Houlihan Lawrence’s revered Global Business Development Team. She was appointed Chief Operating Officer in 2018, President in 2019 and President and CEO in 2020. A licensed real estate broker, Liz served on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Realtors’ from 2006-2017 and the Hudson Gateway MLS Board from 2014-2017.

Debbie Doern Senior VP of Sales

As Senior VP of Sales, Debbie is responsible for overseeing our sales offices throughout New York and Connecticut and works closely with our brokerage managers and sales associates. A 35-year real estate veteran, Deborah Doern started her career at her family's real estate appraisal firm in 1996 before transitioning to the sales side of the business, becoming a top producer in the Sound Shore region then moving into management. She joined Houlihan Lawrence in 2007 as the Rye, NY brokerage manager before transferring to the Larchmont, NY office, also as brokerage manager in 2011. Under her leadership the office consistently ranked #1 in Larchmont.

Andrew Lafreniere Chief Information Officer

Andrew Lafreniere is the Chief Information Officer at Houlihan Lawrence and has been with the company for over 20 years. Prior to his current position, Andrew was the Director of Information Technology. Andrew is an accomplished technology leader within the real estate industry with a track record of implementing highly-valued solutions and strategies that lead to competitive advantage, improved business outcomes and market leverage. Andrew oversees a team of IT and research analysts, with oversight over all technology-related matters for Houlihan Lawrence.

John Canniffe Chief Operating Officer

John oversees Houlihan Lawrence's core operations as Chief Operating Officer, with years of industry expertise in financial and data analysis, strategic initiatives and executive operational leadership. Prior to this role John was head of the Residential Listing Service at REBNY, and led strategic initiatives at The Realogy Franchise Group, a business unit of Realogy.

Stephanie Williams VP of Marketing

Stephanie Williams is the Vice President of Marketing, overseeing all functions of the brand’s corporate and agent strategies. Williams joined Houlihan Lawrence in 2018 as the Head of Digital and prior to that spent nearly 10 years at Goldman Sachs.

Our Brokerage Managers

Jane Abbate

Briarcliff Manor & Chappaqua Brokerages

Michelina Arminio

New Rochelle & Pelham Brokerages

Geoffrey Berry

White Plains Brokerage

Victoria Bulkley

Bronxville Brokerage

Zef Camaj

Yorktown Brokerage

Nancy Chochrek

Scarsdale Brokerage

Terra Corning

Larchmont Brokerage

Susanna Cronin

Rye Brokerage

Brendon Desimone

Bedford/Pound Ridge Brokerage

Denise Friend

Ardsley & Irvington Brokerages

Barry Graziano

Armonk, Croton-on-Hudson & Katonah Brokerages

David Haffenreffer

Greenwich & Riverside Brokerages

Diane Jenkins

New Canaan, New Fairfield & Ridgefield Brokerages

Katherine L. Jennings

Millbrook & Rhinebeck Brokerages

Jeff Kelly

Darien Brokerage

Tom LaPerch

Commercial Group

Jeffrey Smith

East Fishkill Brokerage

Aaron Velez

Brewster & Somers Brokerages

Charles G. Vetter

LaGrangeville Brokerage

Sylvia Wallin

Cold Spring Brokerage

Sharon Zanzano

Yonkers Brokerage

Our leaders possess a clear vision, are courageous, have integrity, honesty, humility and clear focus. They help people achieve their goals.
Liz Nunan, President & CEO

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800 Westchester Avenue, Suite N-505
Rye Brook, New York 10573