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About Charlene Brennan

Charlene Brennan



I have been a Broker with Strano & Associates since 1981. I am a Multi-Million Dollar Producer, have been the Top Listing Agent, Top Producing Agent and have also been the Corporate Relocation Director for Strano & Associates. My Professional Associations include: Broker, GRI, CRS, Member of National Association of Realtors, Illinois Association of Realtors and Realtors Association of Southwestern Illinois. 

I have been married for 45 years to Patrick Brennan.  Pat is the owner of Brennan Building & Remodeling, Inc. We have two sons Michael, 36, married to Shelby and father of Kate, Halle and Jack.  Cory, 31, married to Stephanie. Cory is an Engineer, practicing in Solar Energy and Stephanie is a Chemical Engineer. 

When I am not servicing my Real Estate clients, you will find me spending time with my family or volunteering as a Care Coordinator for The Belize Children’s Program, a World Community Service Program, for Illinois Rotary District 6510 and The Rotary of Belmopan Belize or Ministry at the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows.

A Proven Real Estate Professional


Broker Associate with Strano & Associates for over 35 years

Realtor Associate of the Year – 2014

Realtor Associate of the Year – 1986

GRI – Graduate of Real Estate Institute

CRS – Council of Residential Specialists

RMM – Residential Marketing Master

 Member of National Association of Realtors

Illinois Association of Realtors

Realtors Association of Southwestern Illinois Life Member

Rotary District 6510, Care Coordinator for Belize Children’s Program


1979-1981:  Independent Real Estate Professional with Ira E. Berry, Inc.

1981-Present:  Left Ira E. Berry, Inc. with Robert & Deanna Strano to open Strano & Associates

Multi-Million Dollar Producer

Top Listing Agent

Top Producing Agent

Corporate Relocation Director


1972 – Graduate of the Academy of Notre Dame – Belleville

1973-1979 Attended Blackhawk Community College

1979-1981 Attended Belleville Area College (SWIC) for Real Estate Brokerage License

1985- Illinois Association of Realtor, Graduate of Realtors Institute, GRI Designation

1996- Attained National Certified Residential Specialist Designation, CRS