Russ grew up in Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada where he played a lot of ice hockey and was always involved in various sports. Even now, he is still very active and cannot sit still!
Russ works very hard and puts a lot of pride into everything he does. He has over 27 years’ experience in construction and carpentry work and loves it. Most of the 27 years were at the same construction company in Canada as a site manager which has been instrumental in his position at Knickerbocker Property Management.
Russ and his lovely wife Giselle have been married for 24 years and just moved to Boothbay to establish a new exciting life. Both love Boothbay and are looking forward to many more years in the region. They have 2 dogs, Butterball and Stuffing and 4 cats, Oreo, Big Mac, Gadget and Gadget, who they love very much.
Russ and Giselle both love boating, fishing, gardening, golfing and looking after their pets.
Maria is a Maine native, who was introduced to building at a young age. As a teenager she helped her family on the construction of their new home. This experience led to a career in the construction field where she has worked for over 18 years. In 2002 she started her own construction-related company and began working closely with Knickerbocker Group. The relationship grew stronger and in 2014, she made the leap and joined the Knickerbocker team.
She resides in the Boothbay region with her fiancé and their 2 dogs. They love to be on the water boating, fishing and camping.
Edward “Ted” Nelson
Ted grew up in Topsfield, Massachusetts and spent his high school years in California where he excelled in school and sports. After graduating from high school Ted studied graphic design in Utah and Colorado where he also gained experience as a flooring consultant and a carpenter.
After spending his childhood summers on Capitol Island off of Southport and falling in love with the community, he made the decision to make Maine his year round home. He believes it is one of the most beautiful places in the world!! In his spare time, Ted loves playing golf, drawing, painting, and fishing.