team novum

 

 

Taylor Croissant

TAYLOR CROISSANT she/her

FOUNDER & BROKER

Novum Realty's foundation is built upon the values of the founding broker, Taylor Croissant. Committed to disrupting Minnesota's real estate landscape, she's a proven leader and innovator through her work in community development and housing policy. Over the course of her real estate career, she has nurtured and grown several investment portfolios and continues to advise key players that drive real estate in Minnesota. 

BACKGROUND: University of Minnesota B.S., M.S.; Scientist 

CERTIFICATIONS: Knock Certified, 2021

CONTACT: taylor.croissant@novumrealty.com 952.270.3052   

 

 

 

Romeny ChanROMENY CHAN she/her

DIRECTOR OF MARKETING & BRAND STRATEGY

Having spent over a decade in creative-driven cultures, Romeny now leads Novum's marketing initiatives and brand strategy. She challenges her team to be client champions and stewards of customer experience. Committed to her BIPOC community growth and cultural equity,  she serves as a certified mindfulness meditation teacher and artist mentor.       

BACKGROUND: Entrepreneur; Creative & Experiential Strategist; Business Consultant; Interdisciplinary Artist 

ASSOCIATIONS: Urban Land Institute Member 

CONTACT: r.chan@novumrealty.com   612.417.1414   

 

 

 

Brittany

BRITTANY BERGQUIST she/her

BUYER REPRESENTATIVE | NORTHWEST METRO ADVISOR

After traveling the midwest extensively early on in her career, Brittany happily calls Minnesota her home for the past decade. Now, at the intersection of healthcare and real estate is where she continues to deepen her purpose within the geriatric community. Brittany unifies her skills, disciplines, and certifications in an effort to advocate for the vital success of transitioning lifestyles and maintaining the well-being of body and mind.

BACKGROUND: University of Eau Claire B.A., Biology; Healthcare; Project Management 

CONTACT: brittany.bergquist@novumrealty.com  715.498.5171   

 

 

 

 

Taylor CulpTAYLOR CULP he/him

COMMERCIAL SPECIALIST & BUYER REPRESENTATIVE | NORTH METRO ADVISOR

Taylor entered the real estate industry as a realtor - specializing in commercial property investment. His diverse background is evident through his approach and unique perspective of commercial and residential land use and builds. Having acute attention to detail, Taylor brings the value of reliability and accountability to the experience.       

BACKGROUND: University of St. Thomas B.A.; Engineer 

CONTACT: taylor.culp@novumrealty.com   612.720.6398   

 

 

 

Robin

ROBIN MCDERMOTT she/her

BUYER REPRESENTATIVE | SAINT PAUL ADVISOR

Robin is a South Metro native residing in Saint Paul, Minnesota -- a city and community she proudly shares her affinity for. She joins our team with a clear passion for connection; a mindset for understanding and servicing her clients. Robin delights the team with her knowledge on crafting sensory experiences -- a skill gained from two decades in the coffee and brewery industry.        

BACKGROUND: Film Production and Music Business; Client Services; Beverage/Hospitality 

CONTACT: robin.mcdermott@novumrealty.com  612.849.8600 

 

 

 

 

Sarah ThorpSARAH SHIN THORP she/her

BUYER REPRESENTATIVE | MINNEAPOLIS ADVISOR

Born in Korea and raised in Minneapolis, Sarah is an activist with a deep love for her community. She is a master networker and industry professional-- with a long history of client success and has a reputation for executing high-touch events. Sarah will effortlessly guide clients through any project undeterred by constraints without losing sight of the experience.

BACKGROUND: Account Management; Client Services; Hotel Operations 

ASSOCIATIONS: AAPI Advocacy and Legislation

CERTIFICATIONS: Knock Certified, 2021

CONTACT: sarah.thorp@novumrealty.com   612.309.5181 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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