Mary Gilles

Mary Gilles begins her tenth year with Alain Pinel Realtors offering her clients a dynamic personality and dedication to the profession.  Mary provides her clients with a concierge level of personalized service and passionately enjoys the fast pace of real estate.  Perhaps her greatest strength is building trusted relationships with her clients and colleagues. Mary's personalized service, attention to detail and focus on relationships enabled her to exceed $20 Million in sales for 2015.  Much of that success is due to referrals from satisfied clients, the highest compliment one can receive.
 
Mary has had a lifelong interest in music and studied the violin as an undergraduate before receiving her B.S. in Organizational Behavior from the University of San Francisco. Her business background prior to Alain Pinel Realtors includes fifteen years at Hewlett-Packard. Born in New London, Connecticut, Mary moved to California when she was 11 years old. She has been a Menlo Park resident for 28 years, and she and her husband, Mark, have raised two children both of whom attended Menlo Park public schools.  Her son is a graduate of Bellarmine College Prep and her daughter is a graduate of Menlo Atherton High School.  Mary is a longtime supporter of the Menlo Park Atherton Education Foundation (MPAEF) where she served on the board as well as the Foundation for the Future which supports Menlo Atherton High School.  Mary was active in the PTO and helped form and chair the Traffic Safety Committee at Oak Knoll Elementary which addressed safe routes to school.  She is very knowledgeable about the public and private schools serving the Menlo Park and Atherton communities.   She has long been active in civic matters and has served on and chaired the city of Menlo Park's Transportation Commission. 
 
Mary has represented a spectrum of people who are purchasing and selling properties from condos to luxury homes.  All her clients receive the same high level of service and attention.  Mary has enjoyed developing her business through her association with Alain Pinel Realtors, a firm dedicated to meeting the highest expectations of the people who make up this unique and beautiful mid-Peninsula community.