The Green Team Real Estate’s sustainability-minded Realtors® are committed to a shared vision: helping clients buy, sell, create and invest in homes that are or can be updated to be more comfortable, healthy, and resource- and energy-efficient.  Our agents have additional education related to green building, and are active in local organizations which support resource conservation, renewable energy, smart growth and the development of a strong, sustainable local economy.

When you work with The Green Team Real Estate, you’ll notice a difference right from the start.

Lara Williams, Founder and Managing Broker

Cell: (970) 631-2666


Dave Sanders, Associate Broker, Co-Owner

Cell: (970) 227-7394


Lara and Dave are a unique husband and wife real estate team. They are extemely passionate about homes that are more energy efficient and sustainably built / remodeled because these homes are more affordable to own and operate, and more comfortable to live in. This passion translates into a great, informed buying or selling experience for clients who share these values.

Lara is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, has an MBA from the University of Warwick (England) and years of sales and marketing experience. She founded The Green Team Real Estate in 2006 and has been the Managing Broker since then. Dave has Civil Engineering and MBA degrees from the University of Wisconsin. Before joining Lara and The Green Team in 2012, he spent several years in marine construction and over twenty years in product development, business development and sales / marketing.

Over the past decade, Lara and Dave have undertaken numerous projects to “green up” their homes and investment properties, and make them more energy efficient. They continue to educate themselves about greener homes, earning credentials such as Eco-Broker® and National Association of Realtors GREEN® designation.

Put their experience and passion to work for you to find or sell your next home.

Mendy Brooks, Associate Broker

Cell: (970) 218-9903


Mendy joined The Green Team in 2019 with over 15 years of real estate experience, including five years selling new construction for FR Development and Hartford Homes. She was a Realtor in California and later moved to Fort Collins in 2004 with her family. They were in search of a slower paced community with great schools and accessibility to hiking, camping and boating.

She quickly fell in love with all that the Fort Collins area has to offer and proudly calls Colorado her home! Mendy has spent years in customer service industries, has coached youth sports, volunteered years of her time with LA County and Poudre School District classrooms and was an Instructor here in town. Her attention to detail, patience and attentiveness are qualities that make her a great asset to The Green Team!

Kelly Renz, Associate Broker

Cell:  (970) 820-0750

Kelly first received her license in Hawaii in 2010. Since then she has earned her Associate Broker license in Colorado with designations of NAR GREEN, Master Certified Negotiation Expert, Accredited Buyer Representative and Seller’s Representative Specialist.

Kelly’s Colorado life started when she moved to Fort Collins with her family in 2012. They fell in love with the northern Colorado lifestyle and decided to make this their permanent home. When Kelly is not working, she loves exploring Old Town, attending festivals and doing anything outside with her husband, daughter and two crazy dogs.

Whether you are selling your home, are a northern Colorado resident looking to buy a home, or are relocating to this beautiful area, Kelly would love to help you.