Meet Your SB Realty Team
Exceptional client service with a personal touch and thorough, quick communication is what really sets the Sarah Bernard Realty Team apart. When you work with us to rent your Innsbrook Sarah Bernard Chalet, own a Chalet Membership, manage your Innsbrook vacation rental property, or choose to buy or sell a St. Louis-area or Innsbrook home, you get an entire marketing team and a full-time, full-service partner.
You’ll enjoy the benefits of experienced, licensed Realtors, vacation rental specialists, concierge services, and expert administrative support; marketing specialists, second-home specialists, and buyers’ specialists – all here for your every real estate and vacation-rental need. When you stay at one of our chalets, our genuine goal is to make each vacation day the most relaxing, stress-free getaway it can be with no worries. That’s the benefit of our expertise and team approach.
Sarah is a nationally-certified luxury home expert with the International Luxury Home Institute. Sarah is a St. Louis native who knows the area intricately; she will guide you through the selling and buying process with professionalism and ease. Known for providing exceptional client care and professional service, she also brings a superior marketing and business background to every real estate transaction.
Sarah’s successful real estate and property management business, along with her Executive MBA from Washington University and her established sales and marketing career, give her unique skills and a comprehensive view of the St. Louis marketplace. Sarah was named “Rookie of the Year” by the Women’s Council of Realtors after her first year in real estate and has continued to build on what she feels is a unique attribute in the real estate market – treating it like a business with professionalism and personal service.
Sarah is also the host of STL LIVE, a weekly television show that features interviews with the movers and shakers of the St. Louis community. In addition, she is a real estate coach for Workman Success Systems and is a Member-At-Large of the National Association of Realtors’ Resort and Second Home Real Estate Committee.
Ellen SchaefferMarketing & Customer Experience Manager
Ellen’s background in community relations and customer-centered marketing ensures that she is well suited to provide the best experience for our chalet guests and members. She looks forward to building partnerships with area businesses and creating one-of-a-kind vacations. She values open communication and trust that build loyalty among our guests, making Sarah Bernard Chalets their top choice for rest, relaxation, and enjoying the outdoors. Innsbrook is a favorite destination of her family, and she appreciates any opportunity to share her love of Innsbrook with others.
In her spare time, Ellen loves to travel and all outdoor adventures, especially hiking and backpacking.
Regina manages all of the property and staffing details of our extensive collection of vacation rentals at Innsbrook. Regina brings her background in luxury hospitality in St. Louis to our chalet guests and in-house team. During her tenure in the hospitality industry, Regina has gained skills through housekeeping and food and beverage operations, and creating individualized guest events. She looks forward to helping create memories for each guest at our chalets. Regina builds her foundation on integrity and hard work with an open ear for opportunities to always enhance our guest experience.
Regina grew up in Central Missouri and attended Central Methodist University (Go Eagles!) In 2003 Regina Married Charles Wilkes. In 2006 Regina and Charles moved to St. Louis to begin her hospitality career. In her free time Regina enjoys biking, gardening, and enjoying time with her family and friends.
Angela Matteson, an Innsbrook chalet owner and former travel agent, brings her first hand knowledge of both the beauty and fun that Innsbrook has to offer along with a desire that every guest experience is exceptional. Her passion lies in making our guest stays unforgettable and our owner experiences seamless.
Angela is part of our vacation rental operations team and spends her days making sure no detail is left undone. Prior to joining the team, Angela was a client of Sarah’s so she is no stranger to the “Sarah Bernard Brand.” She’s excited to share and showcase all that Innsbrook has to offer and her goal is for our guests and owners to love it as much as she does.
Angela has been a St. Louisan since 1992 and has raised her four children here. When the weather is best, you can find her near the water at Innsbrook, on a golf course, or riding the backroads of Missouri on her Harley Davidson.
Jamie is passionate about real estate! She has purchased, rehabbed, and managed her own rental properties in St. Louis, giving her an eye for potential and quality in any home. Her experience lends itself to a smooth and stress-free real estate process for her clients.
Previously, Jamie was a Manager at Nordstrom and owned her own graphic design business for six years. Both experiences taught her the value of great communication and customer service. She believes building a trusting relationship, educating, and listening to a client’s specific needs for their future home leads to a rewarding real estate experience. As part of the Sarah Bernard Team at RedKey Realty Leaders, Jamie is dedicated to finding just the right home for you. Contact her to find your dream home!
Julie Kearbey has been a licensed realtor since 2006 and is an experienced buyer specialist, having worked with some of the top realty teams in St. Louis. Julie focuses on the Central Corridor of St. Louis, specifically Ladue, Clayton, Town & Country, Frontenac and Creve Coeur. She also knows Innsbrook well being a property owner there herself and loves to sell the weekend resort lifestyle there to her friends and clients from St. Louis.
In addition to working on our team full-time helping buyers find the perfect place to call “home,” Julie is a busy mom and community member. She and her husband Travis have three children and live in Ladue; she loves giving back to the community by serving on various boards around town. She can be found on Instagram with “LadiesWhoLou,” her instagram page with a rapidly growing following of St. Louis lovers like herself.
Shana Karls, Transaction Manager, is a valued member of the Sarah Bernard Realty Team. Shana serves as the closing coordinator for all transactions and steps in as soon as a contract is signed and accepted, both on the buying and the selling side. Shana’s invaluable role is to ensure a smooth and successful closing, working closely with the dedicated team realtor for each transaction, as well as with the title company and any outside repair companies.
She has been in the real estate industry for over 20 years, working in all aspects of the business including lending, sales, and title work. With depth of knowledge in these fields, Shana is very well equipped to handle every side of a transaction from contract-to-close.
The real estate process requires detailed work and extreme attention to timelines. Plus, selling and buying real estate often happens during times of important transitions in our clients’ lives. Shana, with her good-natured and calming personality, keeps everyone on track and stress-free during the crucial timeframe between accepted contract and closing.
Maddie Osborne has been a valuable part of our team since her sophomore year of high school. She assists with data analysis of our business and provides behind the scenes marketing support. Maddie now attends St. Louis University with a focus in Real Estate and Business. Maddie is calm, cool and collected – perfect for a busy real estate office.Join Our Team
Clients Always Come First
Our Realtors, vacation-home specialists, chalet rental concierge, and marketing professionals are all part of a dedicated team that sincerely believes clients come first. After all, without you, we wouldn’t get to do what we love – helping people enjoy life on vacation and in their dream homes!
The Sarah Bernard Realty Team and the RedKey Realty Leaders’ philosophy is simple: clients come first through loving service. We pledge to be in constant communication with our clients, keeping them fully informed throughout the entire buying, selling, vacation rental, and property management process. We believe that if you’re not left with an amazing experience, we haven’t done our job. We don’t measure success through achievements or awards, but through client satisfaction.
Once you stay in a Sarah Bernard Chalet at Innsbrook Resort, you may never want to leave…and we can help you with that! There’s never been a better time to buy an Innsbrook vacation home for yourself. Our full-time, certified second-home specialist is here to answer your questions and start with a complimentary, no-obligation consultation.
Contact the Sarah Bernard Realty Team
We specialize in residential real estate and luxury homes in the St. Louis metro area, including Clayton, Chesterfield, Ladue, Town & Country, University City, and Creve Coeur, as well as weekend homes, vacation-rental chalets, and vacation-rental property management at Innsbrook Resort. Please don’t hesitate to contact us for a complimentary consultation. We look forward to meeting you!Check Availability