Results Matter

Charlotte’s premiere staging company boasts seven Accredited Staging Professionals®. These designations create a company like no other. Since 2005, our team collaborates on every staging, renovation and interior design project. Each person brings a unique perspective to the table. The result showcases those diverse creative skills. Our unique combination of staging, designing and renovating allows only Stage It! Charlotte to get your home market ready from start to finish. Take the hassle out of selling your home and call us today!

Karen B. Mendenhall

Karen B. Mendenhall

President

NC/SC Broker
Lifetime Accredited Staging Professional Master®
Certified ASP® Trainer
Member IAHSP®
Member CIRC®

Karen brings her years of experience as a Realtor®, along with the distinction as an Accredited Staging Professional Master® to each client’s project. Her success in marketing and selling homes has proven to be an invaluable asset in knowing what makes properties sell.

704-451-3331
karen@stageitcharlotte.com

ASP Master Seal

Matthew H. Bradshaw

Matthew H. Bradshaw

Renovation Specialist

Accredited Staging Professional®
Member IAHSP®

Matthew is also a native Charlottean who provides nearly a decade of expertise in the successful purchase and renovation of investment properties. Matthew adds a unique dimension to Stage It!’s capabilities. His experience in updating and renovating allow him to complete any size project you may have at your home to get it market ready.

704-507-6080
matt@stageitcharlotte.com

Kelly Sherman

Kelly Sherman

Renovation Specialist

Kelly is a native Charlottean who recently joined the team. Her tenure as her Dad’s un-official assistant renovating homes and learning the ropes allowed her to take the leap from corporate America to follow her passion. Her corporate management and customer service background bring a unique perspective to the renovations team.

Kelly graduated from the University of South Carolina and is an avid Gamecocks fan. When Kelly is not working she enjoys spending time with her husband, David, and her two Golden Retrievers, Lilah and Finley.

704-292-8706
info@stageitcharlotte.com

Paula Beall

Paula Beall

Staging Specialist

Paula is a native Charlottean who brings superior design skills to every project. Paula is renown for her exceptional design talent and proven staging techniques.

Her experience as a home furnishings retail owner, as well as her unmatched artistic talents, bring Stage It! Charlotte its pizzazz.

704-847-3771
paula@stageitcharlotte.com

 

Stephanie Arey

Stephanie Arey

Office Manager

NC Real Estate Broker

After a 25 year career in real estate, Stephanie joined the team at Stage It! in 2008. She performs the monumental task of scheduling our ever-increasing number of stagings and destages, while handling all proposals, incoming requests and customer service opportunities.

704-847-3771
stephanie@stageitcharlotte.com

Kelly Mendenhall

Kelly Mendenhall

Operations Manager

NC Real Estate Broker
Accredited Staging Professional®
Member IAHSP®

With an extensive background in manufacturing management and past life as a Restauranteur, Kelly brings her experience to the front lines of Staging in the form of Inventory control, Logistics and Customer Service…and she can whip up an amazing main course! Additional talents include advanced computer, organizational and problem solving skills.

704-847-3771
kelly@stageitcharlotte.com

Kelly Mohre

Kelly Mohre

Staging & Design Specialist

Accredited Staging Professional®
Member IAHSP®
Member CIRC®

Kelly joined the Stage It! team in 2017 after receiving her Accredited Staging Professional® certification. Her associate degree in Art and Interior Design as well, as her professional background including Visual Stylist for Niemen Marcus, makes her a perfect addition to our talented crew. Her extensive talents include a broad knowledge of paint color, garnered from her experience with her own Faux Finishing painting business, Kreative Techniques which was established in 2004. Currently she is working on Design and Home Decorating projects for many clients and attends the furniture market in Highpoint twice a year. This attendance ensures that the furniture and pieces are beautiful and on trend for the company!

Outside of work, Kelly loves spending time with her fiancé and three children. She also enjoys live music and boating on the lake!

704-847-3771
info@stageitcharlotte.com

Jennifer Dungan

Jennifer Dungan

Staging & Design Specialist

Accredited Staging Assistant®
Member IAHSP®
Member CIRC®

Jennifer joined the Stage It! team in 2017 after an extensive tenure as a Merchandiser for HomeGoods. With a degree in Interior Design from Radford University, abundant raw talent, and a love for all things pretty, Jen is a tremendous asset to this team!

In February 2018, Jennifer became the first person in the Charlotte area to become an ASA® (Accredited Staging Assistant).

In addition to staging, Jennifer is also our Black Lion retail booth coordinator and a registered buyer at the Highpoint Market. She provides expert services in design and redesign projects for many of our clients.

She has three amazing children that she thoroughly enjoyed raising. She now leading them into the next phases of their lives, including marriage and navigating college life. Jennifer is an amazing cook and loves to share her culinary masterpieces with her children and husband! She has an insatiable desire and love of traveling where she can enjoy many different types of foods from around the country. Finally, one of her favorite things in life is her adorable granddog, Kiwi the pug.

704-847-3771
info@stageitcharlotte.com

Grace Whitson

Grace Whitson

Staging Specialist

Accredited Staging Assistant®
Member IAHSP®
Member CIRC®

Grace is the newest and youngest team member, with more than five years of experience in property management and renovation! She is a recent graduate of Middle Tennessee State University where she graduated with a degree in Liberal Studies with a concentration in Psychology and Leisure, Sport, and Tourism Studies. Grace is an established workaholic and has been on the proverbial clock since she was fourteen. She started out as an Administrative Assistant for a financial advisor, then switched to the restaurant industry where she completed and excelled in every position she held, including serving, cooking and managerial roles. However, no matter what job or position she was in, she has always been thinking of staging and designing beautiful homes! She is now in her dream job as a home stager and our own personal Social Media Department Head! With an incredible eye for detail, she can pick out any flaw or discrepancy in furniture or in homes. This allows nothing in a client’s home to go unnoticed!

Additional talents include being incredibly funny allowing her to work as the office comedian and impeccable dog mom!

704-847-3771
info@stageitcharlotte.com

Mary Pat Nanney

Mary Pat Nanney

Staging and Design Specialist

Accredited Staging Assistant®
Member IAHSP®
Member CIRC®

Creative. Experienced. Professional. Mary Pat is an ASA with a degree in Interior Design, two decades of work as a Commercial Photography Stylist, Set Designer and Art Director, and years of experience working in visual merchandising for large department stores in DC and Atlanta. She has mastered the talent to work in a wide range of styles. Interests in historical decorative arts and architecture, a love of travel, sewing and gardening have all informed her design aesthetic. With over 20 years in the design business, her focus has always been to sell a product. She accomplishes this by highlighting the best features of the product, designing to attract the eye by employing solid design composition and on trend elements to create a feeling of excitement in the buyer and producing a sense of comfort and desirability. Today, her product is your house. She will handle your project with professionalism and integrity, bringing style, creativity and efficiency to your project.

704-847-3771
info@stageitcharlotte.com

“I go to her because she is the best around, and I know that her work will help to move property quicker than anyone else’s work. Simply put, nobody outworks Karen and her staff. She will give it her all and make it right every time, and that is why I rely on her, as do countless other realtors in the Charlotte market. With her company, you can’t go wrong.”

SYLVIA HEFFERON
Remax Executive®