Doug Ray, Broker / Owner

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​​​Real Estate & Property Management

Cathy Strohl, Realtor

Cathy Strohl has real estate in her blood. She has many investment properties herself and enjoys sharing her knowledge of tax-free exchanges, trades, lease options, land contracts and everything in between. Cathy's husband and son also have investment properties and have made it "the family business". Call Cathy for help in all things real estate.

Angi Nicholopoulos, Realtor

Missy Prest is the newest member of our Shield Properties Family. Missy is our property management assistant. She keep the trains running on time for tenants, landlords and maintenance. Anything you need to know about leasing or managing property Missy is here to help!

Shield Properties is proud of all of our agents and they are held to the highest standard of professional responsibility. All of our agents are licensed with the State of Ohio Real Estate Division as well as members of the Newark Investors Association, Muskingum Area Real Estate Investors Association, National Association of Realtors, Ohio Realtor Association, Columbus Board of Realtors and Guernsey-Muskingum Valley Association of Realtors. All agents are required to complete 30 hours of continuing education every three years. This ensures all agents are up to date with changing real estate laws and regulations to better serve our clients. 

Angi Nicholopoulos has a property management background that makes her uniquely qualified to help with your investment property purchase and sale. Angi also works with owner occupied clients and enjoys finding everyone their idea of perfect. As a mother and wife Angi enjoys relaxing at home with her family and practicing yoga for some alone time. Angi Is excited to talk real estate so give her a call. 

Susan Ray - Office Manager

​Our Professionals

Doug Ray has been selling real estate for more than 30 years. He specializes in REO properties and is a registered HUD listing agent. When he isn't thinking real estate, Doug spends time with his wife, Susan, six children and 6 grandchildren. For anything and everything real estate call Doug! 

Susan Ray, Doug's wife, makes sure our office is running like a well oiled machine. Whether she is double checking files and contracts, scheduling appointments or wrangling the agents. She works hard to keep or office and sanity in order! Susan loves to craft when she needs a break from the office!

Missy Prest - Property Management Assistant