Main Content

Home » The Team

The Team


There’s a kind of expertise that can only come from being a Florida local – and that’s exactly what The Norris Team at NextHome Norris & Company Realty delivers.

Michael was born right here in Winter Haven, and is one of its few third-generation residents. He owned and operated the ever popular Michael’s Restaurant in the 80’s, along with several hotels in the Winter Haven area and the Carolinas. Michael has been involved in the Real Estate and property development industries for more than 35 years, with excellent customer service as the cornerstone of his success.

Michael recognizes that buying or selling a home can be daunting, so he always aims to make it easier by offering his expertise, up-to-date advice, and accessibility.

Michael is a member of the Mid Florida Regional MLS, the National Association of Realtors (NAR), East Polk County Association of Realtors (EPCAR), and the Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce.


Created on a foundation of over 25 years of Real Estate experience, founding partners Michael & Dee Norris are a leadership team who knows every side of the Real Estate business at NextHome | Norris & Company Realty.

Born and raised in England, Dee owned and operated hotels and an upmarket fashion boutique on England’s beautiful south coast. Dee became a Florida resident in 1992 and a United States Citizen in 2001. She began her career in Florida real estate in 1993, gaining valuable experience in the Disney area, with a focus on luxury and vacation properties for foreign investors. Dee’s passion for travel has taken her all over the world, and influences her passion for working with overseas clients.

Dee has worked in Winter Haven’s Real Estate market since 1996 and provides the kind of local expertise that can only come from someone who truly loves the area. As a leader in the real estate industry and a dedicated and committed Real Estate Broker, Dee now specializes in Commercial and Residential properties. She has helped countless buyers find their dream homes and sellers get the best deal for their properties over the years, but through it all, one thing remains the same: her values.

Dee is a member of the Mid Florida Regional MLS, the National Association of Realtors (NAR), East Polk County Association of Realtors (EPCAR), and the Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce.

Real Estate Assistant and Office Manager

Jennifer has been working with the top-producing real estate team, Michael and Dee Norris, since 2006. She helped them open Norris & Company Realty in 2011, and in 2019, helped them open the new franchise, NextHome | Norris & Company Realty.

Jennifer is critical member of a the team, ensuring that communication is always prompt and that all her buyers’ and sellers’ needs are met. She performs the time-saving tasks that allow the REALTORs to focus on getting your home sold or getting you the best deal possible.

Katie Kasprik - Norris & Realty Company Transaction Coordinator
Transaction Coordinator T-C

Born and raised in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Katie now resides in the Tampa area with her fiancé and two children. Katie specializes in coordinating transactions, and monitors all the many timelines that must be met for inspections, appraisals, and other various contract contingencies that are necessary to get to the closing table as planned.

Katie is dedicated to providing clients with quality, individualized service so that no details are missed. She is a true professional who provides accurate and timely advice, and personally guides you along the way. She will make your Real Estate transaction an enjoyable, stress-free experience.

Katie is the owner of Agent Leverage Services.

Real Estate Assistant

Although originally from England, Emily is now a full-fledged United States citizen. She possesses a wealth of professional experience and is a determined, highly motivated member of the NextHome Norris & Company Realty team. Emily started her career in the Financial Management Industry in the UK, where she worked as an Administration Manager and as Professional Client Support.

With commitment and results orientated in mind, Emily successfully obtained her Real Estate License in 2002. She resided in Florida in 2007 where she actively started working as a Realtor and Real Estate Assistant to Michael and Dee Norris, a consistently top-producing team in sales team in Winter Haven and the surrounding areas.

After a four-year stint back in England, Emily was excited to rejoin the Norris team in 2019 with the new franchise NextHome Norris & Company Realty. She will be working both in Sales and Business Operations.

Real Estate Agent

As a full-time professional real estate agent, Mike prides himself on offering superior personal service before, during, and after your transaction. He strives to always work harder than the next person, and he wants to help you to the best of his ability and to build a professional relationship with you as you look to either sell your home or buy your dream house.

Real Estate Assistant

Licensed since 2002, Natalie have worked in all aspects of the Real Estate industry. She have been trained and inspired in Real Estate sales by some of the best top producing agents in Polk County. She has been a licensed real estate assistant (managing 300+ unit Apartment Communities), a property manager for private owners, as well as a listing and selling agent for Residential Real Estate.

She believes that it is not only her duty to represent her clients to the best of her ability, but also to educate them throughout every step of the process offering market insight and current Real Estate trends so that they feel they have made the best decision.

In her practice of Real Estate, she prides herself in outstanding customer service, consistent communication and follow up, strong attention to detail and making clients her top priority. She know what it takes to successfully close a transaction, making the Buying or Selling experience a positive and memorable one!

Real Estate Agent

As a lifelong resident of Winter Haven, Shawn has witnessed the tremendous change and growth that’s transformed the Polk County area into one of Central Florida’s most sought-after destinations. His intimate knowledge and experiences enable him to keep his clients informed and help them make the best and most important decision as they consider selling their existing home and/or where to buy their next one.

Shawn is well connected and actively involved in the community, having served for more than a decade as a board member and past President of the Citrus Center Boys and Girls Clubs, and more than 5 years as an Elder at First Presbyterian Church of Winter Haven. He enjoys spending time with family and friends, boating and fishing, experiencing live music, and cheering on his Alma Mater Florida Gators! He also enjoys helping clients realize the full value of their current home and helping people find their dream home.

As your real estate agent, Shawn will be an advocate for you. Whether you are buying, selling, or renting, he will work tirelessly to promote your best interests. If you are selling, he will work with you to get you the fairest price, in the least amount of time, by using state-of-the-art technology, team collaboration, and NextHome’s superior marketing materials. If you are buying, he will work hard to provide you with the best information and market data to inform and assist you so you can be a well-equipped buyer with the strongest possible negotiating position.

Shawn understands that buying and selling real estate can be stressful, and he will work hard to lower your stress level and make your experience as pleasurable as possible. He will accomplish this through constant communication and by being accessible whenever you need him. He recognizes and values the trust his clients place in him and he strives to exceed their expectations every day. Let Shawn earn your trust, your business, and most importantly your friendship.


Chloe is your go-to person if you want a kind, caring, and passionate experience when it comes to your basic real estate needs, and she brings nearly a decade of customer service experience to the role. As the first person in our office that many of our clients meet, Chloe is one our most important brand ambassadors. You can expect her to answer any time you call and to ensure that our office is always a comfortable and inviting space for anyone who wants to visit!

Real Estate Agent

As a REALTOR® licensed in Winter Haven, Christian provides Strategic Marketing and Transaction Management services to his clients across the Florida market. His business is built on Dedication, Communication, Determination, & Trust, and he prides himself on his ability to adapt to all of his clients’ Real Estate needs.

Christian has been a central Floridian for over 15 years. His knowledge of the area will aid you in all of your Residential Real Estate endeavors!

“I want people to enjoy the process while I do the heavy lifting for them. My first priority is always to listen to you and to understand what it is that you want to accomplish. That way I can work hard to make it happen!”

– Christian Clay