Consistently recognized as a top producing Realtor in Ridgefield and Fairfield County, Karla Murtaugh attributes her success to personal integrity, unparalleled client service, proven negotiation skills, strong use of the latest marketing technologies, and an uncompromising knowledge of the Real Estate market. A resident and active member of the Ridgefield community since 1990, Karla has in-depth knowledge of the area’s school systems, and various sports and community organizations of the towns she represents including Ridgefield, Redding, Wilton, Westport, New Canaan and Weston, as well as the exclusive waterfront communities along Candlewood Lake. Licensed in both Connecticut and New York, and a member of the Connecticut Association of Realtors, Westchester County New York Board of Realtors, and the National Association of Realtors, she is a Real Trends “America’s Best” Realtor, and has been awarded the “Five Star Real Estate Agent” designation by Connecticut Magazine and “Top 5 in Real Estate” by RIS Media.
Karla currently serves on the Executive Board of the Ridgefield Boys and Girls Club, and has also held positions on the Ridgefield PTA Executive Board. She is proud to be the lead sponsor for the Run Like A Mother Annual Mother’s Day 5K race and Home For The Holidays at Lounsbury House, as well as lending support to many other non-profit groups and events such as The Prospector Theater, Sphere, the Ridgefield High School Cross Country/Track & Field Booster Clubs, Ridgefield Visiting Nurse Association, Ridgefield Library and the Ridgefield Annual Turkey Trot 5K Race.
Prior to pursuing her career in Real Estate, Karla held senior managerial positions at Eyelab Optical Retailers and served as the executive vice president of marketing and product management for Rodenstock North America. She holds an Associates Degree in Fashion Marketing and Management, and Marketing Communications from Berkeley Business School and The Fashion Institute of Technology.