One of Brookline and Newton's most prolific and practiced realtors, Alan is also a Historic Homes Marketing Specialist, certified by the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, MA. His keen communication, negotiation and visual skills have been refined by many years in real estate and prior experience as a clinical social worker and Children's Museum exhibition developer. Valued for his market knowledge, attentiveness and reliable counsel, Alan's reputation for diligence has earned him a strong following among former clients and other real estate professionals who entrust him with their referrals. Alan served for the past decade as an appointee to the Brookline Human Relations & Youth Resources Commission, and is also a past Brookline Preservation Commissioner and co-chair for the Lincoln Elementary School Advisory Council. He remains active as a board member for various arts and philanthropic activities including the Brookline Mental Health Center, and the "Hearts & Noses Hospital Clown Troupe," where he is also a hospital troupe clown, providing pediatric services at Boston Medical Center.