Michel Petro - Bookkeeper

Michel has lived abroad in Finland, Brazil, Belgium, and Austria. During his time overseas, Michel worked for various organizations and companies and started a jewelry design business. Michel speaks five languages fluently - Arabic, Hebrew, English, German and French - and has some fluency in Portuguese. Michel received a Bachelor’s degree in International Hospitality Management in Brussels, Belgium, as well as an Associate's Degree in Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Management from Penn State University.  He is a State Department EFM.

Renee Arigoni:  Partner and Office Manager

Renee was born and raised in Silicon Valley, California before it was Silicon Valley. She received her BA in International Studies from the University of Washington, studied abroad at the American University of Cairo, and obtained her MPA in International Management at the Monterey Institute of International Studies. After working in Middle East development for several years, she started her own Residential Professional Organizing business before coming onboard with GTP.  For 10 years, she lived in, renovated, and now manages her property in the Shaw neighborhood of DC, as well as a home in California, so she understands what it's like to have rental properties and managing from afar.  She currently lives with her husband and two kids in Arlington, VA.

 
  Juliana Krauss Grey - Advertising Specialist   Juliana is originally from São Paulo, Brazil.  There she worked with customer services for many years before she received a Bachelor’s Degree in Pedagogy and started working as a preschool teacher.  She came to the United States as an Au Pair in 2009.  After the Au Pair program, she worked in a preschool and taught Portuguese in Virginia.  Juliana is a State Department EFM and has lived in Turkey with her family.  She is completing another Bachelor’s Degree in General Studies with a concentration in Public Relations.

Juliana Krauss Grey - Advertising Specialist

Juliana is originally from São Paulo, Brazil.  There she worked with customer services for many years before she received a Bachelor’s Degree in Pedagogy and started working as a preschool teacher.  She came to the United States as an Au Pair in 2009.  After the Au Pair program, she worked in a preschool and taught Portuguese in Virginia.  Juliana is a State Department EFM and has lived in Turkey with her family.  She is completing another Bachelor’s Degree in General Studies with a concentration in Public Relations.

  Silvana Montaldo -Billing Specialist   Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, Silvana Montaldo started her career in 2006 as a customer service representative at the U.S. Embassy in Buenos Aires while at the same time completing her degree in International Business. In 2012, she moved to the U.S. where she worked at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) as a Human Resources Assistant. Currently, she is completing another degree in English/Spanish translation.

Silvana Montaldo -Billing Specialist

Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, Silvana Montaldo started her career in 2006 as a customer service representative at the U.S. Embassy in Buenos Aires while at the same time completing her degree in International Business. In 2012, she moved to the U.S. where she worked at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) as a Human Resources Assistant. Currently, she is completing another degree in English/Spanish translation.