Our Team

Team Dynamo

Your Gainesville Realtors

Our team can tell you about every neighborhood and which homes are the best bets. Knowledge is our strength. Our agents are among the top sellers in the region for a reason: We listen to our clients' needs first.

We build relationships because owning, selling, and buying homes happen throughout a lifetime. We are there for you at every stage of life.

Craig Wilburn

President & Team Leader

CRAIG WILBURN: family man, speaker, Realtor®, wholehearted husband, & impassioned leader. These are just a few of the things you'll hear him called. By the numbers, Craig has dominated real estate in the Gainesville region for over 15 years. 95% of his clients come from area referrals (he's the region's top seller). He's backed by an accomplished team of 11 real estate experts. Together, in 2016, they sold 255 homes and over $55 million in transactions. He's spoken in 18 cities. He's the proud father of 5 kids. And as Team Dynamo, he and his team have earned the title of Gainesville's NUMBER ONE People's Choice for Real Estate by the community they serve.

In 2005, Craig was enlightened and inspired when introduced to the breakthrough Team approach to real estate – wherein individual strengths work together in interlocking harmony to drive accountability, efficiency, customer service and results. This revelation drove him to found his company, Team Dynamo, and, in 2014 he decided to join the Keller Williams family of Realtors®. What started as a team of three, is now 13 strong – including an Inside Sales Agent, a Listing Specialist, four Buyer Specialists, a Director of Operations and five dedicated support staff.

Craig's devotion to the Gainesville area runs deep. He actively serves on various boards for local charities and non-profits. He's an esteemed member of the National Association of Realtors® (NAR), and on the President's Circle of the NAR's Political Action Committee (RPAC) – which lobbies for legislation that betters the industry and protects buyers, sellers and agents. In addition to these commitments, Craig is a sought-after speaker and real estate educator. With an enthusiasm for paying-it-forward (along with a trademark smile) he inspires and encourages fellow and aspiring professionals in Real Estate.

Craig attributes Team Dynamo's continued success and growth to the meaningful relationships the team has built among clients and within the community. Through exclusive, unrivaled customer service combined with a streamlined, systems-based methodology – Team Dynamo will remain the team in Gainesville known to be trustworthy, genuine, creative, compassionate and driven to provide its clients nothing but the absolute best.

Kelly Junior

Director of Operations

Kelly, a fifth-generation Gainesville native, attributes her passion for design and property revitalization to her father, who leaves behind a legacy of redevelopment in Gainesville that includes spearheading the redevelopment of The Seagle Building, The Hippodrome Theater, and the Clock Tower.

Proud to be a part of Team Dynamo, Kelly Junior enters the real estate profession after excelling in the hospitality and event planning industry for over 25 years. Her background as an energetic and creative manager has given her a firm foundation in sales, navigating logistical challenges and establishing business relationships with clients. As Team Dynamo’s Director of Operations, she brings excellent communication, negotiation and organizational skills to her work and is known for her honesty and work ethic.

Kelly is the mother of one daughter, Lily, attends Westside Baptist Church, and holds a Culinary Degree from the California Culinary Academy and a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Business Management from Liberty University.

Julia Ariet

Listing & Buyer Specialist

Julia Ariet and her husband of 20 years, Wickie, and their two daughters, Taylor and Anna, are Native “Gainesvillians” and Gators through-and-through. She graduated from Gainesville High School and earned two degrees from the University of Florida.

Julia’s parents were real estate agents while she was growing up, and they supported her change of career from education to real estate in 2007 even as the market was heading toward historic challenges.

She believes real estate was a natural path for her and complements her customer service skills. Julia primarily works in residential sales, assisting both sellers and buyers.

Kimberly Mitchell

Listing Specialist

Kimberly adds a wealth of knowledge to Team Dynamo's Listing Specialist roster – with over 20 years of East & West Coast real estate experience. A former director of sales and marketing for a prominent real estate developer in Los Angeles and San Diego, Kimberly knows what it takes to sell homes fast and with little hassle for her clients.

Her experience with listings in an aggressive, fast-paced and competitive marketplace leaves her extremely well-suited for her role here in Gainesville. Kimberly brings a warm heart and a firm commitment to doing whatever it takes to win the trust of her clients, and to deliver results. Every. Single Time.

Malcom Askew

Buyer Specialist

Malcom Askew not only has a passion for real estate but for people. As a Multi-Million Dollar Producer in real estate, he is an avid believer in everyone having their dream home. This fuels Malcom’s love for helping first-time buyers on the journey to homeownership. A native of Jacksonville by way of Daytona Beach, Malcom relocated to Gainesville and was awarded his Associates of Arts degree in Business Administration from Santa Fe College. When he’s not studying real estate market trends or pursuing the right home for his clients, he enjoys rooting for his beloved University of Florida Gators and Jacksonville Jaguars as they dominate the sports scene.

Malcom also loves empowering and connecting fellow young professionals in Alachua County through leadership serving as the Membership Chair of Alachua County Emerging Leaders (ACEL) and Vice Chair of Gainesville-Alachua County Association of Realtors Young Professionals Network.

Please call Malcom if you’re looking for loyalty, dependability, and professionalism in your real estate pursuit.

Jenny Bedner

Buyer Specialist

Jenny was born and raised in Gainesville where she has lived all of her life, except when she moved up north for three years due to her husband’s job transfer. They returned to Gainesville in 2012.

Jenny graduated from Santa Fe College with an Associate of Science in Legal Assisting. Before she started her career as a real estate agent, Jenny spent seven years working in real estate law and five years working in intellectual property law at two of Gainesville’s largest firms.

She chose to become a Realtor® because she loves to interact with and meet new people, and she enjoys helping people through the process of buying their homes – and reaching their dreams. As a Team Dynamo Buyer Specialist, Jenny's local knowledge and experience kicks into high gear – she never lets an opportunity slip away and she always knows just where to find what you're looking for. Backed by Team Dynamo's outstanding customer service, you'll love working with Jenny to find your dream home!

Jamie Vascotto

Realtor & Inside Sales Agent

Jamie Vascotto is a third generation Gainesville native who attended Buchholz High School and Santa Fe College.

After earning a degree in Business Accounting and a Health Information Management Certification Jamie worked as a medical transcriptionist at the ‘The Cardiac and Vascular Institute of Gainesville. She then moved to South Florida where her passion for business and working with people led her to make the move to Real Estate.

The past four years she has operated a successful customer service driven Real Estate business that was built on a foundation of past client referrals. Her love for friends and family led her back home to Gainesville and to Team Dynamo where she will specialize in home listings and lead generation.

When she is not working, she enjoys raising her two children, spending time on Florida's beautiful beaches, kayaking, snorkeling and everything water related. She’s also loves sports and is huge Florida Gator Fan.

Terry Uon Manner

Closing Manager

Born and raised in Iowa, Terry moved to Florida when her mother had bought a farm in South Florida. She moved to Gainesville to attend the University of Florida where she earned a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Marketing.

Terry startemd in Sales at Macy's department store in Gainesville and earned salesperson of the year before finding her way to become Team Dynamo’s Listing Coordinator.

She loves Gainesville for the tropical climate — the trees remind her of Iowa. She enjoys being within driving distance to both of Florida’s coasts.

Amanda Imperi

Transaction & Closing Manager

Born and raised in Gainesville, Amanda earned her degree in Advertising from the University of Florida at age 19. She recognized her passion for real estate early on, spending much of her spare time studying the market and viewing houses. Amanda joined team Dynamo in 2014 and has enjoyed her part in different roles on the team.

Although she's lived in Virginia and South Florida, Amanda will always consider Gainesville her home. When she's not working, Amanda is spending time, usually outside, with her husband and children.

Krystle Thornton

Listings Manager

As a legal assistant for more than 11 years, Krystle Thornton is detail-oriented and an analytical thinker who is known for her problem solving abilities. During her tenure in the public legal system, she became an accomplished and knowledgeable professional whose clientele and colleagues put their faith and trust in. The key to Krystle’s success has been the result of her patient demeanor and dedicated work ethic.

During her time in the legal profession, Krystle learned to navigate the tricky terrain of litigation and how the process affects both the client and those in the judiciary profession. Her legal background, coupled with her extensive knowledge of legal documentation helped her make a seamless transition to real estate.

Outside of work, Krystle can be found spending quality time with her husband and two children. Their family is passionate about the outdoors and are self-described “outdoor junkies” who love boating and camping.

Nicole Haight

Client Care Specialist

Nicole plays a crucial part in Team Dynamo's commitment to delivering our clients with concierge-level care and attention. As Client Care Specialist, she'll work directly with listing clients to consult on and coordinate furniture & decor staging – along with the many other aspects of getting homes ready for their prime-time debut on the market.

Originally from Lakeland, Florida, Nicole is an alumnus of the American Musical and Dramatic Academy of New York City. After a decade-long career in musical theater, Nicole transitioned into event management and residential property management while rounding out her skills in wedding planning and interior design.

She attributes her creative eye and proficiency in interior design to her training in theatrical staging and her studies at the New York Institute of Art and Design. A frequent beachgoer and acrylic painter, Nicole loves all things Florida – including palm trees, her favorite subject to paint. In her downtime, she likes to keep things simple and laid back. A perfect day for Nicole would be spent on a beach, eating delicious crab legs alongside her four year old son.

Donald Wilburn

Customer Care & Field Manager

Donald “Pops” Wilburn moved from New York after serving over 27 years in law enforcement. He moved to Gainesville, Florida to be closer to his three sons and seven grandchildren. He married his wife Robbi in 2011 and attends Living Covenant Church.

As Team Dynamo’s Customer Care and Field Manager, Donald plays an intricate role in installing field marketing materials, working with home inspectors and providing our customers with extra care services. He enjoys meeting new people, working with clients and being a part of Team Dynamo.