Valerie Shea

(608) 577.1409

Valerie is passionate about real estate, how she helps her clients and caters her approach to each individual person. She brings maturity, confidence, and strong organizational skills to work. She is enthusiastic about returning to work after a long hiatus in which she supported her husband in his family owned roadbuilding business while staying home to help raise their three children.

She is friendly and tireless in her quest to make your real estate transaction the best possible. She is focused on supporting her client’s through their unique and individualized home search process with efficiency, kindness and detailed professionalism.

About Valerie

  • Lives in the town of Middleton with her husband Steve since 1990 in Pheasant Point. Previously lived in Cherrywood.
  • Graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin with a BA in Psychology and English Literature minor, then did some graduate work in Economics at Edgewood College Business School before beginning a job in banking.
  • Firstar Bank Madison, mortgage lending assistant where she learned all about new construction, amortizations and closings from the banking side of home buying.
  • In addition to volunteer work, she has chaired committees for various groups in her children’s schools and church, and for the Junior League of Madison, Girl Scouts of America, and the local chapter of the Make a Wish Foundation.


Local Favorites

  • What she loves about the Madison area: the close sense of community, educational opportunities, the farmer’s market, the capitol, the dog parks, Dragonfly yoga, the proximity to great hiking and biking trails, and being on or near the lakes!
  • Her favorite nearby restaurant is Eno Vino, Louisianne’s, and also loves scenic drives to both New Glarus’ Glarner Stube, and  Ishnala in the Wisconsin Dells.
  • Loves being in the UP year round enjoying kayaaking, skiing or boating, depending on the season. She and Steve ave a log home  on Oxbow Lake, in Presque Isle. Day trips to the ocean-like, sandy beach in Silver City on Lake Superior are a favorite, most loved thing to do!