Dawn Heidlebaugh - Design Realtor Group
About Dawn Heidlebaugh

About Dawn Heidlebaugh

In Findlay, OH’s bustling real estate landscape, Dawn Heidlebaugh shines brightly as a beacon of reliability, expertise and unparalleled dedication. With seasoned knowledge of the industry complemented by her grounded insights as a farmer’s wife, Dawn is the epitome of rural authenticity meeting urban sophistication. Her trademark “No Nonsense” approach is more than just a tagline—it’s her heartfelt promise to simplify the real estate process, ensuring every transaction is transparent, efficient and deeply focused on the client. Whether guiding a first-time homeowner or advising a seasoned investor, Dawn embodies her empowering slogan: “This is Your Moment. Own It.” It’s a testament to her unwavering commitment to place every client at the helm of their real estate journey. Whether she’s out on the farm or diving deep into the nuances of the property market, Dawn stands as a steadfast ally, ever-prepared to guide, answer and exceed expectations.

We Are Here to Help You Buy or Sell

Dawn Heidlebaugh

Enabling Homeownership

By working with us, you will:

  • Be more likely to find the home that meets all your criteria
  • Lessen the amount of time it will take to find your home
  • Understand all the terms, processes and documents used when buying your home
  • Have up-to-date market information that will allow you to make informed decisions
  • Have a skilled negotiator working on your behalf, one who is committed to looking after your best interest

Guiding Your Sale

By working with us, you will:

  • Secure the best possible deal for your property
  • Experience open and transparent communication at every step
  • Receive expert guidance to navigate the legal aspects of property transactions
  • Stay informed about changes in the real estate market with regular updates on market conditions
Dawn Heidlebaugh - Danberry Realtor

Meet The Team


Kaitlyn is a devoted wife to Dawn’s son Dalton and mother of a beautiful baby girl, Aurora. She was born and raised in Ohio (GO BUCKS) but is now local to Central Florida. Kaitlyn loves to spend her downtime at home with family, gardening, baking and tending to her slew of animals! Prior to joining Dawn’s team, Kaitlyn brings extensive customer service experience and District Management within retail, as well as a background in strategic marketing and creatives for all social media platforms.

As our Chief Marketing Officer and part of our powerhouse team, Kaitlyn Allen will assist with guiding us in strengthening Dawn Heidlebaugh’s position as a preeminent Realtor in the Ohio real estate market. She will lead our marketing to support our team and ensure Dawn has the best resources to support her buyers and sellers, along with expanding her business. Kaitlyn will also look at ways to enhance our communication with clients to allow us to better connect with and inform our current and past clients on the real estate market. She prides herself on recognizing strengths within the market, diving into the wants and needs of clients with a focus on adding immediate value and getting things done. Her main goal is to facilitate growth within our market by developing a comprehensive marketing plan that will promote Dawn’s brand recognition and help her gain a competitive advantage by shining a light on her commitment to her clients, her attention to detail and her drive to help her clients find the perfect home!


Shantell is a dedicated agent in focusing on the Hancock, Hardin and Wyandot county markets. She grew up in the local area and, after receiving her diploma from Riverdale High School, attended The Ohio State University. There, she graduated on the dean’s list with two associate of science degrees. She then moved back to the Findlay area, where she pursued a career in banking. Along with her husband Allan, they started a local construction company. After several years working in banking, she started a career in real estate with the desire to grow a service-based career. Shantell likes to spend her free time with her husband Allan, Bernese Mountain Dog Ellie Mae, and cat Ana. She enjoys anything outdoors and living a sustainable lifestyle providing for her family by hunting, raising chickens, gardening, and canning. Shantell and Allan also enjoy driving across the country and hiking as many national parks as they can! Shantell is excited to take the excellent customer service, problem-solving skills and high-performance mentality gained from her previous endeavors and apply them to helping others achieve their goals of homeownership.



Ashley Otto grew up in Putnam county and resides in McComb, after spending 6.5 years in Tallahassee, Florida. She likes the close-knit community feel of McComb and appreciates the rural living experience, while still being conveniently close to a bigger town. Ashley is married to Craig, and together they have built a beautiful family. Their family is comprised of their children: Sienna, Petyon, Nathan, and Tenley, along with Flynn, their golden doodle.

With a Master’s in Education, Ashley has devoted over 15 years to being an exceptional teacher. Her passion for helping others, attention to detail, and strong organizational skills make her an excellent real estate agent. Ashley is dedicated to assisting her clients in finding their dream homes and navigating the process with ease.

Outside of her professional life, Ashley has a wide range of interests including reading, wine, Disney, traveling, and sports.

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