Meet the Agents
Tammy Wenzel, Realtor – Phone: 727-463-9522
Tammy is a 22+ year veteran of the real estate business in Saint Petersburg. She has represented all types of buyers and sellers in a wide array of transactions. With her background in retail and the restaurant industries Tammy is willing to be an integral part of a customer-centered business.
Tammy is passionate about the needs and goals of her clients, and she specializes in bringing peace of mind to home sellers who have previously struggled with selling their homes on their own or with another agent. Tammy is a hard worker, and as mother of 6 children, including an autistic boy, she has plenty of experience with patience, attention to detail and the art of negotiation. Tammy values Integrity and honesty, and is always looking out for others.
In her spare time she loves to give back to The Tampa bay community. Tammy volunteers at her children’s church and school and also can be found organizing the Fall Festival at her church. She is well-respected in the community and belongs to several local real estate groups. Tammy moved from New York when she was an toddler, and since then has been a happy resident of Saint Petersburg. She loves this area, and and it is where she makes her home. She would love to help you make her community your home too.
Debbie Kravitz, Realtor
Debbie Kravitz has lived and loved Pinellas County for over 40 years. She has attended schools from elementary through college all in St. Petersburg. She is an alumni of the beautiful downtown campus of the University of South Florida. After graduating with her degree in Behavioral Disorders she became a teacher for children with special needs. She has taught elementary aged children for 20 years. She has great compassion for the children and the families she has taught and worked with. Debbie has one daughter and most of her family still resides in St. Pete. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, being outside and traveling. One of her favorite treats is enjoying all the restaurants and creative events the area has to offer.
After buying and selling several houses throughout Pinellas County the Real Estate business was a natural career choice for her. She is the proud owner of a 90 year old St. Pete. Bungalow that she has renovated throughout. Pride as a home owner, her compassion for those around her and her ability to listen and understand others will enable her to help you find your perfect home. She is excited to be a part of your next adventure.
Michael Lanning, Realtor
Michael is a new addition to the Brophy Real Estate Team. Michael is a 20 year veteran who retired from the United States Coast Guard as a C130 Flight Engineer. His 20 year military background is an advantage to have with the crazy hours Realtors keep.
Michael grew up in St. Petersburg and is a graduate of Gibbs High School. Michael also has a four year degree from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University with a BS in Professional Aeronautics with minors in Business and Safety. He was also able to be stationed at Clearwater Airport for 13 of his 20 years in the Coast Guard so he knows the Tampa Bay area well.
As for Real Estate, Michael has earned the titles of a Military Relocation Professional and also a Seniors Real Estate Specialist. Michael is ready to put his specialized training to work for you.
In his spare time Michael enjoys numerous sports and spending quality time with his wife Edith and his two children, Victoria and Michael Jr. Michael and his son have also spent the last six years volunteering their Saturday mornings helping to teach baseball in the Challengers League for special needs children.
Susan Lenning, Realtor – Phone: 727-742-9731
Susan, originally hailing from Massachusetts, has been a Pinellas County resident since 2003. She has been a middle and high school Math teacher 2003, so joining the world or real estate to continue to help people be successful was a no-brainer for her. She is extremely empathetic and loyal. She always wants what’s best for people by helping them feel comfortable with whatever it is they face. She is the mother of two beautiful children one of whom is autistic, so she too understands the skillful art of negotiation.
Before children Susan, along with her father, performed in a number of theatrical endeavors both in Pinellas County and in Maryland during her teen years. Some of favorites included Rose Maybud in Ruddigore, Josephine in H.M.S. Pinafore, Mabel in Pirates of Penzance, cell block murderess/dancer in Chicago, stage manager/lights master/props master for Side by Side by Sondheim, Hot Box Girl in Guys and Dolls… The list goes on and on.
Susan attended Moravian College in Bethlehem, PA where she was a dual major in Elementary Education and Vocal Performance. She has been an active choir member since grade school and currently sings for weddings and funerals at her church. The work funeral might make you shudder, but when she is able to help bring some comfort and healing to those who are hurting by helping them feel like they are giving their loved the send-off that they deserve, it makes her heart happier than being on stage. By helping to heal others, it gives her singing a true purpose. She has also sung the national anthem for the Clearwater Threshers and the Tampa Bay Rays as a soloist or with the Clearwater Chorus Ensemble out of Ruth Eckerd Hall.
Although she does not get to very often, Susan loves to travel, especially overseas. She has been to Spain (twice), Germany and Italy, and has thoroughly enjoyed her time abroad. She is partial to Germany as she performed in several church there with her college choir.
So, if you want a realtor who is down to earth, honest, fair, a good listener, dedicated, loyal, realistic and has a big heart, Susan is your girl! She can’t wait to help you sell your current home so you CAN find your forever home and be happy to walk in your front door every day!