Brokers

Our Mission

To earn your loyalty by giving you the professional service you expect and deserve from a Realtor®.

Our Goal

To exceed all of our client’s expectations.

Wayne Wilhelm

Owner / Broker

Northwest Illinois roots run deep for Wayne as he and his family have been actively farming in the area since 1960. Wayne has been a Lake Carroll property owner for over 30 years. In the mid-80s, Wayne’s affiliation with the budding resort took a new twist when he began to sell Lake Carroll property for the Patten Corporation. Selling Lake Carroll and the area came naturally because Wayne was sold on beautiful Lake Carroll from the start. Read More

Gary Shellhause

Owner / Broker

Gary knows the territory of Lake Carroll from the ground up… in his youth he traveled rustic roads that are now at the bottom of the Lake! Born and raised nearby in Lanark, Illinois, he has a lifetime of knowledge necessary for you and your family to create new beginnings in beautiful Northwest Illinois. Read more

Cyndy Griffin

Broker

Prior to joining the team at Fawnridge Realty and Land Co., Cyndy spent 20+ years as the Vice President of Operations and Customer Service with a privately owned company in Des Plaines, Illinois. As most Chicagoland residents know, the daily hustle & bustle of city life can be exhausting. It was time for a needed change. Cyndy and her husband began to explore westward and found “The Great Escape” — Lake Carroll! Read More

Barbara Hill

Broker

Barb is a native of Hanover Park, Illinois with family roots in northwest Illinois. Her grandparents were residents of nearby Freeport, Illinois. For a period spanning 15 years, Barb was employed as a church secretary in Bartlett, Illinois, creating a foundation of public service. Barb then accepted a position with a Chicago suburban law firm specializing in real estate transactions. Read More