Stroudsburg – Thomas R. Wilkins, CEO of Better Homes and Gardens Wilkins & Associates, is pleased to announce the hiring of three new full-time Realtors – Connie Davis, Mae Frances McKay and Jeannette Mendoza. All three new hires will work from the Stroudsburg BHG Business Campus located on Route 209 in Stroudsburg.

Connie Davis 12-2015

Davis has been a Pocono resident for nearly six years and resides in Bushkill. Prior to joining the team at Wilkins & Associates, she worked for Verizon Communications for seven years.  Davis worked in property management for 12 years and at Edelman Public Relations for five years. “I really began in the real estate field at 21 while working for HUD,” said Davis. “I plan to finish my real estate career in the Poconos miles away from where it all began at 26 Federal Plaza.” Davis chuckled.

Mae Frances McKayMcKay resides in Shawnee on Delaware, and is a retired sergeant for New York State Corrections.  She is a member FOP, NAACP, and Women in Law Enforcement. “Mae is also a retired Board of Directors member of the Retired Corrections Officers.  We are in the process of giving a presentation to them to handle primary and vacation homes for the corrections officers. Very exciting!” said Wilkins. “There are about 15,000 members. We’re really excited to explain about the various discounts they can take advantage of.”

Jeannette MendozaMendoza, originally from Brooklyn, now resides in Kunkletown, where she has been a resident for 16 years.  Mendoza, a 2015 graduate of the Weichert Real Estate School, is a member of The Pocono Latino Real Estate Team. “Jeannette is one of the three members we have on The Pocono Latino Real Estate Team. The team, as it develops, is going to be partnering with another BHG office in Bethlehem and is also recruiting bilingual agents,” said Dennis Mooney, Vice President, Company Recruiter. “In conjunction with that, we are participating members of the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate professionals (NAHREP) and the BHG corporate office is very involved with the NAHREP on a national level.  Talk about covering our bases!”

Davis and McKay were both recruited by fellow real estate agent, Abbigail Johnson, Realtor.  Mendoza was recruited by Mooney.  At Wilkins & Associates, all agents who recruit other agents get paid a bonus of $100 per transaction for the life of the person they recruited.

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates has four offices in the Pocono Mountains – Stroudsburg, Bushkill, Mount Pocono, and Milford – and handles home sales in a six county region which includes the Lehigh Valley, Milford, Lake Wallenpaupack and Carbon County areas.  Starting in 1988 with only three people in Mount Pocono, Wilkins has remained a leader in the Pocono Real Estate industry. Offices are open seven days a week.  Learn more about Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates at