• Company Vision

    Our vision is to be known as your first stop for residential and commercial property management and rentals in southern New Hampshire.

  • Company Mission

    Our mission is to provide exceptional service in a most-timely manner to owners and tenants.

Our Team

Marlene Burke

Vice President of Operations, Managing Broker – REALTOR®

Marlene joined Pater Real Estate in June 2019. She holds an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Plymouth State College. Marlene has over 20 years’ experience in Commercial Property Management, most recently at Colliers International, and previously at Sovereign Realty Development Corp. Her areas of expertise include building operations and lease administration, tenant retention, crisis management, and lease negotiations. Marlene is a member of the Granite State South Board of REALTORS® and the Commercial Investment Board of REALTORS®. An avid cook, Marlene is also a long-distance runner, having competed in both the Boston and New York Marathons. Licensed NH Real Estate Principle Broker #053474.

Terry Ryan

Terry Ryan

Associate Broker – REALTOR®

Terry, founder of Pater Real Estate Management Co., Inc., holds an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from the University of New Hampshire and a master’s degree in Business Administration from Rivier College. Terry has an extensive background in financial management, marketing, contract law, contracting and space planning. As a licensed Real Estate Broker, Terry is an active member of the Granite State South Board of REALTORS® serving as Board Treasurer and a member of the Education and Strategic Planning Committees. Terry is also a member of the Commercial Investment Board of REALTORS®, the Greater Derry-Londonderry Chamber of Commerce, and serves on the Finance Committee of the New Hampshire Association of REALTORS®. Terry was the recipient of the 2008 GSSBR President’s Award. In 2012, Terry Ryan was awarded REALTOR® of the Year from the Granite State South Board of REALTORS®. She remains active in the company while enjoying semi-retirement. Licensed NH Real Estate Assistant Broker #011261.

Kimberly Reagan

Director of Development – Associate Broker – REALTOR®

Kim joined Pater Real Estate in November 2020. Kim has over 20 years’ experience in Commercial Property Management, Leasing, Marketing, and Brokerage; most recently with Carlisle Capital Inc. and R. J. Finlay & Co. Her areas of expertise include marketing, leasing, tenant and broker relations, project management, and leasing negotiations. Kim is an active member of the New Hampshire Commercial Investment Board of Realtors®, the Rotary Club of Nashua West (where she is Second Past President) and a member of the Board of Directors for the NHCIBOR Cares Foundation. She is past Director for the Greater Nashua Chamber of Commerce, and the Lynda’s Kause Cancer Foundations. Kim was also a two-term appointed member of the Business and Industry Development Authority (BIDA) for the city of Nashua. She has been involved in the community in various other non-profit volunteer positions for more than 30 years. Kim is a Southerner turned New Englander having relocated here from Atlanta Georgia thirty years ago.. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, working out, volunteering, cooking and entertaining.  Licensed NH Real Estate Associate Broker #067557. Licensed MA Real Estate Broker #9574862.

Nancy Sherman

Assistant Property Manager – Commercial Division – Notary Public

Nancy is the first point of contact for all commercial tenants regarding any building related issues. Nancy has over 17 years of experience in the commercial property management field at Colliers International-NH where her focus was as a Tenant Services Specialist/Assistant Property Manager. She recently joined Pater Real Estate Management Co., Inc. in July 2019 and is part of the team in developing the commercial property management division at Pater RE. In her spare time Nancy enjoys spending time with her two daughters and three grandchildren.

Heather Colbert

Senior Property Manager – Notary Public – REALTOR®

Heather has both a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accountancy and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration/Computer Information Systems from Bentley University, and over 20 years of experience in international accounting, financial management, and small business computer systems. Heather started at Pater Real Estate in the Spring of 1997. In addition to listing and showing rental properties, she functions as the MLS head administrator, as well as overseeing and documenting office procedures. As a director of the Granite State South Board of REALTORS®, she is able to stay abreast of the changing real estate market and regulations, especially in the rental market. Heather is a member of the Diversity, RPAC, Education, Nominations, and Community Service committees at GSSBR and was recently installed as the 2021 President-Elect. She is also a Notary Public. An advocate for community involvement, she has served on the Salem High School Parents’ Music Club Board of Directors and the Windham Service Team of Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains as Town Cookie Manager. 2022 President of Granite State South Board of REALTORS®.  Heather’s passions include spending time with family, genealogy, crafting, and knitting. Licensed NH Real Estate Salesperson #045271.

Mandy Soucy

Mandy Soucy

Residential Property Manager – Rental Agent – REALTOR®

Mandy came to Pater Real Estate as a rental agent in June 2019.  As a 2-year full time Real Estate Agent for Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Verani Realty, she brings knowledge and experience of sales while learning the intricacies of property management and rentals.   Mandy is well schooled in customer service having spent several years as a CS Representative at Eversource.  Prior to working at Eversource, Mandy had her own Professional Wedding Photography business, and continues to enjoy photography.  Licensed NH Real Estate Salesperson #073318.

Katie Boyle

Katie Boyle

Office Administrator

Katie joined Pater Real Estate in the fall of 2016.  As the front desk associate, Katie greets visitors to the office, schedules appointments, processes rental applications, and performs general office duties.  A graduate of Keene State University, Katie majored in Graphic Design and has been overseeing several redecorating projects for our managed properties.

Our Accounting Team

Our accounting team processes all receivable and payables of our managed residential and commercial accounts and maintain the owner and tenant database through Rent Manager software.  Our database allows both owners and tenants to login into the portal to access their accounts.

Donna Harrington

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Donna received her associate’s degree in Accounting from Franklin Pierce College.  She had been an office manager prior to coming to Pater Real Estate.  Donna worked for Pater Real Estate for ten years before moving to California.  After her move back to NH, she returned to our accounting department in June 2015.  Donna processes all the residential rent payments, invoices, and owner statements.  She also prepares all the invoices for our maintenance division.

Lacey Leonard

Lacey Leonard


Lacey joined Pater Real Estate in November 2021. She holds an undergraduate degree in legal studies and English from the University of Massachusetts. She also holds an associate degree in Paralegal studies from Middlesex Community College. As a former business manager for Lincoln Management Company, Lacey is utilizing her experience in our bookkeeping department while actively taking courses in accounting. Lacey’s hobbies include snowboarding, spending time with her family and her 2 dogs.

Thomas Butkevich

Thomas Butkevich

Staff Accountant

Tom joined Pater Real Estate in March 2021.   He holds an undergraduate degree in Accounting from Southern NH University.  Tom has over 9 years of property management bookkeeping experience.  In his spare time, he likes to hike, read, listen to music, and work out.

Our Maintenance Team

Our reliable maintenance team handles small plumbing, electrical and carpentry repairs, as well as, painting, cleaning and lawn maintenance services. We are able to prepare a rental unit for occupancy with minimal vacancy time and respond to maintenance issues 24/7 in a professional and timely way.

Mike Depalma

Mike DePalma

Maintenance Manager – NH Licensed Home Inspector

Mike has 15 plus years experience in all aspects property management and maintenance and can handle small plumbing, electrical, carpentry repairs, painting and general property maintenance.  Mike is an excellent communicator and keeps owners and tenants informed during maintenance repairs and projects. As a project manager, Mike has coordinated the renovation of a 280-unit condominium community in Hooksett and was able to bring the project to completion on time and on budget.  Mike has had the added experience of serving on the Board of Directors for a local condominium association and has held the position as president of the association.  Mike has an Associate Degree in Applied Science and is well versed in investor relations and landlord/tenant law.  Mike’s interests include the renovation of antique cars.

Patrick Ryan

Senior Maintenance Technician

Pat is the co-founder of Pater Real Estate Management Co., Inc. and has over 50 years’ experience in construction and over 35 years’ experience in property management.  He is skilled in plumbing, electrical and carpentry.  He remains active in the company while enjoying semi-retirement.

Mallory Papp

Mallory Papp

Maintenance Coordinator

Mallory has prior experience working at the Home Depot Pro Desk and in this capacity, she has assisted contractors in scheduling and building projects.  She also worked for a roofing company scheduling roof replacements and ordering materials for the various jobs.  Mallory is extremely organized and efficient and as maintenance coordinator, she assists our owners in planning and executing their projects and repair work.  She has a Bachelors’ Degree in Science and Biology from Western Connecticut State University.  In her spare time, Mallory loves to craft and is especially interested in needlework and embroidery.

Ray Roberts Jr

Maintenance Technician

Ray joined Pater Real Estate in April 2021 with over 10 years of property maintenance experience.  Prior to joining Pater Real Estate, Ray had worked with both National and Local Property Management Companies that handle all aspects of property maintenance.  When he isn’t spending time with family, he enjoys kayaking.

Community Involvement

Pater Real Estate is actively involved in many professional associations:

  • Granite State South Board of REALTOR® (GSSBR)
  • NH Commercial Investment Board of REALTORS® (CIBOR)
  • Greater Derry/Londonderry Chamber of Commerce
  • Community Associations Institute (CAI)

Pater Real Estate proudly supports these community organizations:

  • Local High Schools’ Athletic Teams and Bands
  • Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains
  • Greater Derry/Londonderry Relay for Life
  • Greater Manchester Mental Health Association
  • Sonshine Soup Kitchen
  • Community Crossroads