Stella was born in Bogota, Colombia, and worked in the hospitality industry as the assistant to the general manager of a six 5-star hotel chain in Bogota and Cali, Colombia.
She obtained an associate degree in languages with a specialization in translation from Politecnico Colombo Andino in Bogota, Colombia. Most recently, Stella obtained an “Accounting Information Systems Certificate” from Bunker Hill Community College in Boston.
Stella immigrated from Colombia in 2000 and started what became a seventeen-year career as a member of the management team for The Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America (“NACA”), a non-profit community advocacy and homeownership organization; making the dream of homeownership for working people possible thru counseling and better terms than those provided in the prime market.
Stella works in Finance and Administration for a boutique consulting firm in downtown Boston.
Stella loves spending time helping people through the home buying and selling process. She works closely with her her husband of 20 years in his successful real estate practice and is a member of the team. Stella is a true people person who gets things done. She has abundant energy and loves a challenge. Although appearing to be new to real estate she has assisted her husband over the years and knows how to get people into the home of their dreams.
She is a member of the Finance Committee for Compass Working Capital, a non-profit organization that provides savings and financial coaching programs that support families with low incomes to build assets, achieve their financial goals and become financially secure. She has also served as member of the Board of Directors. Stella is also a member of the Team Pie It Forward for Community Servings since 2012, raising more than $20,600. She and her husband Juan Murray live in Boston. Their daughter, Maria and her husband Alec live in Wilmington, NC with their two dogs Luca & Mila.
Stella loves volunteering, gardening, traveling and enjoys photography and all the friendships built in the city while walking the streets of Boston.
“During times of uncertainty, we must stick together. Be kind to one another. Spread joy, love, kindness and hope. Know that better times are coming. Your spirit cannot be broken, for you are a strong, brave individual who is destined for amazing things. Trust the timing, and the Universe will deliver”. The Secret
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