L to R:  Melissa Hauge, Lynda DuBovi, Jen Nelson, Jennifer Knaff, and Jill Calcagno

Melissa Hauge
  has worked with RE/MAX Excels for over 14 years, handling all of our accounting, closings, and advertising.  Melissa grew up in Burlington and currently lives in Oswego.  She graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a degree in Family Consumer Sciences.  Married for 15 years, Melissa and her husband Brian have three daughters.  As a family, they love to travel and spend time boating on Lake Geneva.  Melissa’s free time is spent enjoying her girl’s activities including soccer, softball and volleyball.


Lynda DuBovi  has been with RE/MAX Excels for 5 years and is responsible for all front desk duties on the weekends.  Lynda grew up in the south suburbs of Chicago and has lived in the Fox Valley for the past 14 years.  She graduated from North Central College with a degree in Business Management.  In her free time, Lynda loves reading and bowling with friends.


Jen Nelson  has managed the front desk on the weekends, since the fall of 2016.  Jen grew up in St. Charles and attended St. Charles East High School.  She graduated from Illinois State University with a degree in Therapeutic Recreation.  After working in health care for years, Jen eventually worked as an Event Planner for Marriott.  For the last 13 years, she has worked as a Home Stager.  Her love of travel has taken her to Greece, Russia, and backpacking throughout Europe.  In her spare time, Jen volunteers at the Anderson Animal Shelter and Habitat for Humanity. 


Jennifer Knaff  is responsible for managing the front desk, as well as assisting with closings, and has worked with RE/MAX Excels for 3½ years.  Jennifer grew up in Lombard and lives in North Aurora with her husband Andy.  Jennifer and Andy have been married for 25 years and love to travel. Jennifer’s ski travels have taken her to Whistler, Telluride, and Breckenridge.   She loves to stay active and enjoys golfing, hiking, running, skiing, biking and paddle boarding.


Jill Calcagno  is responsible for managing the front desk, as well as assisting our agents with design work including agent websites and listing brochures.  She has been with RE/MAX Excels for 2 years and also helps out with our Circlepix marketing.  Jill grew up in New London, WI and attended St. Norbert College where she met her husband Geno.  Married for 25 years, Jill and Geno live in St. Charles and are the proud parents of two college-aged boys.  Jill’s graphic design background is only the beginning of her creative side.  She loves design work, scrapbooking, painting, and biking.  Volunteering her skills to her Impact Bible Study group keeps her busy in her spare time.