Meet the Penna Realty Team

John R. Penna
BRE#00326705
Real Estate Broker and Certified General Appraiser (AG010428)

John Penna entered the real estate industry in 1964 and quickly realized he was on the right career path. He has been licensed to sell real estate since March 1964 and became a real estate broker in 1966. After successfully opening the doors of Penna Realty in 1968, John continued his higher education at San Francisco State University and graduated and earned his bachelors degree in economics with a minor in real estate and business. The scope of his business includes residential, commercial and industrial sales, investments and business opportunities as well as property management and real estate appraisals. Being a native of South San Francisco has enabled him to better serve the needs of the business and residential community. His love for South San Francisco and surrounding areas motivated him to serve the people in many ways including 12 years on the South San Francisco City Council as well as serving as the Mayor. Today John successfully continues to serve his community in both residential and commercial real estate.

Phone: 650-588-2113 x 101

Sheri Hill
Property Appraiser (#AR033685)

Sheri joined Penna Appraisals as a certified residential appraiser in 2003. Prior to becoming an appraiser she was a mortgage broker for over 13 years assisting homeowners with financing. Over the years Sheri has proudly created thousands of appraisal reports and is experienced in both residential and commercial properties. Having years of hands-on experience, Sheri has gained expert knowledge in both financing and appraising. Sheri Hill is the source for your appraising needs.

Phone: 650-784-3432

Jill Beeson
Property Management

Jill Beeson joined Penna Realty in 1992 as a property manager. She also serves as John Penna’s personal assistant.

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Phone: 650-588-2114 x 102


Frances Penna
Property Management

Frances’s participation in the real estate business began in the mid-1990’s. While working in the property management department, Frances returned to her first profession as a kindergarten teacher in South San Francisco and enjoys working and helping people in each of these professions.


Megan Penna
Licensed Agent

Megan is a creative thinker, a problem solver with sophisticated negotiation skills. She began her career in residential real estate and now works as a Commercial Real Estate Advisor. She has experience selling residential properties, retail properties, multi-family properties and working exchanges. Megan has also worked with Wells Fargo and other top financial institutions as a transaction coordinator funding over $100 million in real estate loans. She is also a member of the South San Francisco Chamber of Commerce and the South San Francisco Historical Society.
Email: megan@pennarealty.com
Phone: 650-588-2113 x 104