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Shane is known for his friendly and collaborative approach. However, his in-depth market expertise and attention to detail are what earn him accolades from clients and colleagues alike. While the process of home buying and selling can seem daunting, Shane stewards his clients by providing the tools and education clients need to feel confident in their decisions.

Shane began his real estate career at Lindsay Reishman Real Estate in Dupont Circle in 2012. He specializes in people – his clients and their referrals – not neighborhoods and is licensed in DC, Virginia, and Maryland. The foundation of Shane’s business has been a personalized approach, serving each and every client with honesty and integrity. Over the years he has built a loyal client base, which has ensured a solid referral-based business. In our competitive market, Shane’s creativity and negotiating skills have proven valuable to his clients’ ability to secure properties encountering multiple offers.

Shane brings to his profession an unparalleled level of passion and excitement for our nation’s capital. He loves history and takes joy in sharing his exuberance for the rich history of the area, its beautiful architecture, monuments, and parks with each of his clients.

Shane lives in a 1926 Wardman style rowhouse in Brightwood Park with his husband, Jeff, and their dog, Lola. He is an avid traveler, an admirer of mid-century architecture, and a lover of vintage cars, ocean liners and aircraft.

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Brad combines over 25 years of professional experience in Human Resources & General Management work to help professionals and executives define and achieve their peak career and personal goals. His appreciation for and understanding of corporate systems and issues, as a former “insider”, provides him with a unique perspective and empathy for leaders.


His approach to leadership coaching will help keep one’s strategies and creativity alive, maintain clear focus, and provide the feedback and honest conversation required to maximize talents and achieve outstanding results.  Brad is known for his straightforward, insightful approach to helping people and organizations identify behaviors that promote or detract from leader effectiveness. Taking a systems approach, he uses a cycle of assessment, challenge, and support to accelerate development, enhance performance and build leadership identity, presence, behaviors and skills. Through the use of various 360 assessment instruments he is able to give targeted feedback and create development plans that align with the needs of both the individual and the organization. His approach reinforces coaching and feedback, by creating a cycle of action and learning that leads to sustained, effective improvement in performance.


Client Companies (partial list):

Northrop Grumman                              Huntingdon Ingalls Industries             BAE Systems

Hogan Lovels                                           TASC                                                              Ball Aerospace

MITRE                                                         Hilton Worldwide                                    L3

DRS Defense Technologies                Booz Allen Hamilton                               US Intelligence Community Agencies

FDA                                                              NIH                                                                US Armed Forces

Ernst & Young                                         PricewaterhouseCoopers                     Georgetown University

Toyota                                                        Volvo                                                            Paralyzed Veterans of America

Universal Studios                                   Cross Country Consulting                     Cleveland Clinic

Fairfax Water Authority                      Sun Microsystems                                   Human Genome Sciences


Representative Coaching Clients:

  • Biotechnology; CEO CFO, Chief Legal Counsel, CSO, VP, Director
  • Information technology :CEO,CIO, SVP, VP, Director
  • Accounting firms: Partner, Director, Senior Manager, CFO
  • Government clients: SES, SIS, Institute Director, GS 15
  • Automotive industry: Director
  • Entertainment industry: SVP, VP
  • Not-for-profit professional services; President, CEO, Board Chair
  • Government contracting: SVP, VP, Director


Previous Employers:

  • Director of Human Resources, commercial division of TRW
  • BDM International (subsequently acquired by TRW).



  • MBA Temple University, concentration in Industrial Relations/ Organizational Behavior
  • BA Juniata College in Human Behavior and the Organization
  • Certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR)
  • Certified as a Professional Certified Coach (PCC)
  • Certificate in Leadership Coaching from Georgetown University
  • Certificate in Organizational Development from NTL Institute
  • Certified in theDrexler/Sibbet Team Performance Model, DISC, various 360 Feedback and Emotional Intelligence instruments, the Hogan Leadership Suite and the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI).  He is also trained in the Interaction Associates method for Facilitation.




“My personal experience with Brad as a coach has been excellent. He has had a direct and profound influence on the clarity of my vision and managerial effectiveness as a CEO.  He has accomplished this by weaving together a range of approaches and tools with an encouraging personal touch. His background, experience, and persistence in helping me view the broad perspective has provided me with a prism that has been invaluable in elevating the clarity to my thinking in the extremely dynamic situation of leading a cutting edge entrepreneurial biotechnology company.   His coaching has been pivotal both for refining my approach to executive leadership as well as management of a large and complex board of directors and investor group.” CEO Biotechnology


 “I highly recommend Brad as a coach. This is based not only on his coaching skills, but also his character of trust, discretion and ethics. He creates an atmosphere where you can provide very sensitive and personal information with confidence that it will only be used within the coaching arrangement and only for your benefit.” – Senior Manager Accounting Firm


“Thank you for all that you have done to help me these past months.  Our interactions were definitely a big part of my maturing as a leader and being seen as viable for this position”  Defense Contracting VP upon being promoted to SVP


“ Brad did a great job of helping me to think and view  things in different ways, both up stream, with peers and to my staff.. This will certainly help long term and has already”   Partner Accounting Firm



 “Brad Sterl is an insightful Executive Coach who has real impact. His sage insight and wisdom is broad in scope, and I have witnessed on multiple occasions the extraordinary efficacy of his practical, pragmatic approach to coaching and team building. I would absolutely recommend Brad’s services to anyone who desires a no-nonsense approach growing their leadership capabilities or the effectiveness of their team.”    SVP Manufacturing


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John was born and raised in Oklahoma, attended college in Nashville, Tennessee and finally chose Washington, DC as his adopted hometown in 2000. Seeking a wide breadth of professional experiences, John worked in the banking, small business management and IT fields before finding his career passion in helping people buy and sell real estate.

John’s client-centered approach to his business has set him apart in the industry by making his clients feel at ease and informed so they can make the best decisions on one of the most important financial transactions in their lives. John believes that expertise, honesty, communication and responsiveness are the keys to a successful relationship with his clients.

John began his real estate career with Coldwell Banker where he quickly rose to be one of the top-producing agents in the firm.

In 2015, John affiliated his business with Compass to bring unmatched technology and marketing resources to his clients as a complement to the first-rate customer service philosophy he holds. With over $150 million in closed sales, John has been consistently recognized as a top producing agent by Washingtonian Magazine & the Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors.

Outside of work, John loves to travel and has visited over 40 countries across the world and lived in the south of France for one year. John’s other hobbies include cooking, dining out & collecting local handcrafted art pieces each place he visits. John lives in a historic Victorian rowhouse in DC’s Bloomingdale neighborhood with his husband Jonathan.

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Introducing Kaitlyn Stewart, PMHNP

Kaitlyn [Kaity] Stewart PMHNP-BC CNM (pronouns: they/them) is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner [PMHNP-BC] with Quince Orchard Psychotherapy. Kaity provides psychiatric assessments, evaluations and medication management via telehealth/virtual to patients of all ages throughout the Maryland-DC area. They are in-network with Carefirst, Aetna and Medicare.

Kaity graduated from Johns Hopkins University as a Registered Nurse and worked in family planning and abortion care as well as anti-violence and trauma recovery work for several years before completing their Master’s degree in Nurse-Midwifery. After working as a Certified Nurse Midwife for several years, they saw a deep community need for expanded access to mental health care and developed a passion for this work.

Kaity has a special interest and expertise in LGBTQ+ affirming care, gender identity, trauma-focused care, complex PTSD, somatic therapy, bipolar disorder, treatment-resistant depression, and alternative emerging treatments for mental health. They’re an active member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association and the Psychedelic Medicine Association. Through their several years of experience as a Certified Nurse Midwife, they have unique expertise in guiding the mental health and treatment of people trying to conceive as well as during pregnancy and postpartum, and are nationally certified as a Perinatal Mental Health Specialist through Postpartum Support International.

The foundations of their care are rooted in consent, a trauma-focused perspective, and client-led goals. They are passionate about engaging clients as active participants in their journey towards a fulfilling life and they approach mental health diagnoses and treatment from a collaborative framework. They are particularly passionate about caring for members of their LGBTQIA+ community and centering anti-racist work. They’re conscious of the difficulties of accessing care within systemically marginalized communities and how these systems impact stress and mental health.

Kaity lives in NE Washington D.C. with their spouse and several cuddly animals. Their hobbies include hiking, taking naps, reading, and plant medicine.


Proudly serving and supporting the Metro DC LGBT community for 20 years, Capital Area LGBT Chamber of Commerce Business Person of the Year, CAGLCC Chamber Board member, Co-chair, Board of Directors, Human Rights Campaign, Sitar Arts Center Board member, US Small Business Administration Advisory Board, Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU). Multiple Line insurance agency specializing in Home, Condo, Renters, Auto, Life, Small Business, and Condo Master policies In DC, Maryland and Virginia.

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Personally, I’ve always been a listening ear, counsel, and confidant. After years of doing great work, yet still unfulfilled, I chose to develop that which is innate within me, while still making a difference in someone’s life and the world. The path to becoming a life coach was an absolutely transformative experience, and I’m here to share that magic with my clients.


As a coach, I work with my clients to not only articulate and achieve their goals, but to excel and shine while doing so.  My clients and I mine their values to uncover what’s truly meaningful to them, and honor it. I help clients navigate career change, major life transitions like big moves and relationship ruptures, medical issues, business growth, stifled creativity, and even just living a stable, balanced life in this fucked up world where everything is questionable. I can coach my client on whatever they need in order to live their best life. I call this value-based living. In addition to value-based living, my practice also focuses on two niche areas: gender & sexuality and diversity & inclusion in the workplace, and I’m happy to share more about those if you think they are applicable to your or an acquaintance’s life or workplace.

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Dr. Marian Jordan is a pediatric dentist and patients see her for a host of reasons, such as tooth decays, fillings, pediatric tooth extractions, and other pediatric dental emergencies. Dr. Jordan graduated from Howard University, where she earned her dental degree. She is certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and is a proud member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Jordan aims to get children genuinely excited about their dental care. Most importantly, she is patient with them and takes the time to get to know their specific needs. The best part of her day is helping an apprehensive child through their dental treatment and seeing them leave happy with a big smile.


Ingleside at Rock Creek is a not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Communities for those seeking an engaged lifestyle in the Washington, D.C. area.




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At Whitman-Walker Health, we see you as you want to be seen–for exactly who you are, who you love, and how you live–and we treat you with the affirmation, dignity, and respect you deserve. With expertise in serving the LGBT community and those affected by HIV, our core mission is providing quality healthcare and wellness services for all our Washington DC neighbors, and we’ve been doing it, proudly, since our founding nearly 40 years ago.

We provide high quality, culturally competent, comprehensive healthcare and wellness services, including primary care, infectious and chronic disease management, sexual orientation-inclusive specialty care, transgender/gender affirming care, and preventative health and wellness services, like PrEP and PEP.  We provide group and individual behavioral health services including mental health, psychiatry, addiction services, and peer support.  We have a full service dental clinic and an on-site pharmacy.  We have a large research division and a well-established legal services department.  We provide wellness services like reiki, massage, acupuncture, physical therapy, and nutrition.  We provide youth sexual health education and prevention services and have a large community health division focused on prevention and education. We provide free and low-cost HIV/STI testing and treatment on a walk-in basis.

We accept most major private insurance plans, Medicare, and Medicaid. If you do not have insurance, we can help you obtain insurance.

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Dr. Houtan Chaboki is a board-certified facial plastic surgeon located in Washington, DC, offering popular facial cosmetic procedures such as brow lifts, facelifts, eyelid surgery, rhinoplasty, and more. He also offers non-surgical services including BOTOX® Cosmetic and dermal fillers. Dr. Chaboki is dedicated to providing an individualized approach to each of his aesthetic patients from the DC area, Maryland, and Virginia.

Visit Dr. Chaboki online today to learn more about the procedures and treatments he offers.

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