Executive Trustee Member Bio

Katie Klause-Newitt, A-1 Moving & Storage

Since 1999 Katie Klause-Newitt has been the Vice President for A-1 Moving & Storage. The company was started by her mother and father and is now a third generation family-owned and operated business.

A-1 Moving & Storage is South Florida's most experienced local and long distance mover, they are a values driven company that has been in business since 1972. They are certified ProMovers with the American Moving and Storage Association and members of the Professional Moving Association of Florida. They have an A+ rating with the BBB and zero complaints so they take their excellent reputation very seriously. They specialize in local, long-distance and international household goods moving along with commercial, biotech, and storage services. They are a multiple award-winning company, earning the highest quality award from Atlas Van Lines six years in a row. They are heavily involved in local real estate boards, national charities, chambers, and community associations. A-1 prides themselves on building relationships with their customers, which is why most of their business comes from personal referrals and repeat customers.

Respected and well thought-of by her peers in the real estate market, Katie has volunteered with the JTHS Association of Realtors for over twenty years. She served on their Board of Directors twice and continues her support by being on various committees. She was voted the Business Partner of the Year in 2000 and again in 2012. She has also been honored to receive the Humanitarian of the Year Award twice, in 2011 and 2018.