Agents and Staff


Franci Groner, Broker/Owner

Franci is the Broker/Owner of Pennington Lines Real Estate. She started her firm in January of 1984. Franci has been a multi-million dollar producer over the years but currently dedicates her time to managing the staff and overseeing all of the day to day operations in both the Erie office and her Girard office. She welcomes all her friends, family and past clients to contact her for all their real estate needs. Franci takes pride in being represented by such successful and caring sales associates that have been affiliated with Pennington Lines for so many years. They will be more than happy to help you with all your real estate needs. Call us today!!!

Patrick Groner Jr., Associate Broker

Patrick is a graduate of Penn State Behrend with a degree in Business Economics. He spent 3 years in the Banking and Lending industry prior to becoming a Licensed Realtor in 2004. During that time, he has been a consistent Multi-Million Dollar Producer. Patrick prides himself on his professionalism and knowledge of the industry and would like the opportunity to be interviewed. Call Patrick at 833-3310 or (814) 397-4694.

Jo Barber, Realtor

Jo is a full time agent and Multi-Million Producer. She started her Real Estate career in 1985, has been an associate with Pennington Lines since 1995, and is a lifetime PAR Excellence recipient. She specializes in first time homebuyers, aggressive marketing and Buyers Agency. Give Jo a call at the Erie Office at 833-3310 or her home at (814) 864-7827.

Teresa Becker, Associate Broker

I entered the Real Estate industry over 25 years ago, obtaining my brokers license in 1992. I have worked with Residential Sales, Relocation, Property Management, Commerical Sales and New Construction. I have seen many changes in the business especially in technology and I strive to stay on top of the changes but remain true to the old fashioned values of integrity, honesty and commitment. My goal is to provide every customer with total satisfaction. My clients are my number one priority and their needs come first. Whether you are buying or selling,you will receive personalized attention from a full time professional who is in tune with the every-changing real estate market. You may reach me on my cell (814)812-2883 or my office (814)833-3310.

Colleen Borzon, Associate Broker

I was first licensed in real estate in the state of New York. Since then I have completed numerous training courses and have worked with a broad spectrum of clients regarding residential, commercial, corporate relocation and investment properties. Colleen has a good working relationship with all involved in real estate transactions: the Sellers, Buyers, Brokers, attorneys, lenders and home inspectors. For assistance, please call or text her at (814) 397-7562.

Chuck Broad, Realtor

Chuck has been a licensed Realtor since 1978 and has been an associate with Pennington Lines since 1987 in our Erie office with consistent Multi-Million Dollar production. He likes to help buyers find the right property at the right price with the best possible financing. Call him on his cell (814) 456-4446, or home (814) 587-2200.

Connie Chizmar, Realtor

Connie has been a Realtor since 1979. She is a graduate of Edinboro State University and formerly taught school in Fairview and Girard. She resides in Girard with her husband Steve and is the mother of Christine Callahan, M.D., and John Chizmar. Call her for honest, professional, and sincere service. (814) 774-4973 or (814) 774-2622.

John Easter, Realtor

John Easter Jr. has been a Pennsylvania Licensed Realtor since 2004. He has been a consistent million dollar producer and is striving to get to the next level. John prides himself on integrity and honesty. Whatever your real estate needs are he is willing to work diligently to satisfy them. Call him at the Erie office (814)833-3310 ext. 214 or cell (814)873-5810.

Ross Edmiston, Realtor

Ross is a native of the Erie area. He has lived in Girard for 7 years with his wife and daughter. He has spent 10+ years in construction prior to becoming a Realtor in 2005. His background and experience in construction has helped his buyers and sellers to make more informative decisions on their investment. Ross is also a certified Loss Mitigation Consultant for many mortgage corporations. His family owns and operates the construction company Erie County Builders and is a distributor for Southland Log Homes in all of Western, PA. He can be reached at 814-490-8514.

Bonnie Ginader, Associate Broker

Bonnie has been in the real estate field since 1990. She has a teaching background and a BS in mathematics and can guide you through the buying and selling process. She has taught the pre-licensing classes at the University of Pittsburgh for both men and women interested in preparing for their state licensing exam. Bonnie is her clients' best friend when it comes to real estate. You may reach her at the Erie office 833-3310, her cell (814) 323-2610 or her home (814) 838-1465.

Rebecca Hosack, Realtor

Becky has been a Realtor with Pennington Lines since 1996. She enjoys working with buyers and sellers with residential homes and vacant land. She also works with income properties. If you are looking for professional, personal service, call her cell at (814) 572-3523, or home (814) 774-3523.

Jessica Juiliante, Realtor

Jessica has been a native of Erie for over 50 years. She has been a licensed Real Estate Agent since 1993. She is a member of the Erie, State and National Board of Realtors. You can call her for all your real estate needs at home (814) 838-1706 or office 833-3310.

Susan Morley-Shaffer, Realtor

Susan is a life long resident of Northwestern PA. She has been a realtor since 1997 and has experience in listing and selling residential properties in the Erie County area. You can contact Susan on her cell phone at (814)566-2794 if you are looking for a more personal touch.

Mary Mountain, realtor

Mary has been a resident of Fairview since 1979 and has been a full time Realtor since 1989. A consistent Million Dollar Producer, she has earned the Graduate Realtor Institute and Accredited Buyer Representative designations. Mary has also been in the relocation segment of Real Estate for most of her career. She takes pride in her commitment to her clients and is ready to help in all your real estate needs. Mary welcomes her friends and past clients to call her at the Girard office at 774-2622 or at her home 474-1066.

Bill Schmidt, Realtor

Bill is a life long resident of Erie County and has experience in helping buyers and sellers in both Erie and Crawford counties. He strives to provide honest, dependable service to all his clients. Bill can be reached at his office, 833-3310 or at his residence at (814) 756-5425.

Rick Schwab, Realtor

I am a life long resident of Erie. I graduated from Central High where i majored in building trade and management and then serving 7 years in the U. S. Navy. I am looking forward to helping all my friends and family with there real estate needs. You may reach me on my cell 746-0928 or at my office 833-3310.

Diana Stoker, ABR, CRS, GRI

Diana has been a licensed Realtor with Pennington Lines since it's inception in 1984 and has been a Multi-Million Dollar Producer all of those years. Her goal is to help you find the home you want at a price you can afford or to sell your home for the best market price. Your real estate needs are as important to her as they are to you. She is dedicated to providing the 100% hometown service that you've come to expect from us. Please call Diana at the Girard office (814) 774-2622, or cell (814) 882-3331.

Galina Volchansky, Realtor

Galina joined Pennington Lines Real Estate with the hope of building a successful future in real estate with the Erie community. She can be reached at the Erie office at 833-3310 or at her home, (814) 454-1002. Please don't hesitate to call her for all your buying or selling needs.

Sue Weber, Realtor

Sue Weber has been a licensed Realtor since 1985. She has also served as Millcreek Township's first female Supervisor for 12 years. She is married to Rich, who manages the Erie Sport Stores. They are the parents of 2 children. Sue is active in St. George Church, the Cursillo movement, fundraising for the Second Harvest Food Bank and the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation. Sue also serves as a volunteer with Great Lakes Hospice. You may contact Sue at the Erie office 833-3310, or on her cell (814) 882-0047.

Judi Weidler, Associate Broker/REALTOR, ABR, CRS, GRI, RECS, e-Pro

Judi offers 26 + years experience in the Real Estate Market as a full-time Associate Broker/REALTOR. Judi served as Director/Past President for the Greater Erie Board of Realtors and is a consistent Multi-Million Dollor producer. Judi has a proven record and can show you any listing in the community. Buyer or Seller Representation at it's best!! Call Judi today at the Girard Office (814) 774-2622, or Cell (814) 440-4029.

Sandy Zawistoski, Realtor

Sandy has been a full time Realtor since 1990. She has been involved with various Real Estate functions during her career. She has earned the GRI designation, SHS, CRRS and the PAR Award along with other educational classes. Sandy resides in Summit Township and has been on the Township Planning Commision Board and also a member of the Summit Township Senior organization. She looks forward to working with Sellers and Buyers in the Erie area market. Call at her Erie office (814)833-3310 or her cell (814)450-9461 or e-mail her today.