Kathy started her real estate career at SIR in Greenwich, CT in 2002. She then continued for several years in Laguna Beach, California with Griffin Luxury Real Estate. She first came to Block Island in 1978 and continued spending summers and holidays over the years till becoming a year round resident in 2012. Finally, she realized her dream to live in her “most favorite place on earth”. Kathy works with the Block Island School, BI Wellness Coalition and participates in numerous island charity events throughout the year. She is the lucky mom to 3 beautiful children – Elizabeth, Sara and William. No grandchildren yet! If you see her around she’ll be painting or photographing her favorite sunset or scene. She loves hiking, dancing, watching sports, great music and movies, beaching it with a good book and or a friend(s). Stop by the Manisses in July and August where you may find her stirring up a delicious summer cocktail, like their famous Blackberry Martini.