We believe transformation goes beyond bins and labels and that less stress is most important in leading a productive, happy life; so we provide busy individuals and families with organizational essentials for home, business and life transitions. Empowering people to lead blissful, tranquil lives is at the heart of what we do.
- To provide high quality and professional organizing services for home, business and estates.
- To provide white-glove services for all aspects of move management; assisting with all the necessary planning and logistics to arrive satisfied at final destination.
- To reach out to as many individuals and families empowering them with organizational solutions and skills to establish structure and routine; helping them relieve the burden of everyday stress and find more time to enjoy the people and things they love.
Safety is as important to us as it is to you! Organized Transitions is trained and ready to move you. Take a look at how we move you safely during Covid-19.
Elaine Fernando, Founder and CEO
Having earned her degree in Economics and a Masters in Finance from Columbia University, Elaine spent 25 years on Wall Street working for international investment banking firms. Traversing the chaotic arena of high finance, travelling extensively for work and running a household of 4, she was able to hone personal and professional organizational skills and absolutely loved it! Elaine is also well versed in planning and executing projects in both a team environment and one-to-one; all the while listening carefully to clients’ needs to both grow and maintain relationships.
Fast forward to deciding on a career change! While discussing how her past vocation would benefit a future venture, a friend suggested pursuing professional organization. Since she loves working with others and finding creative solutions to problems, Elaine jumped at the chance, and Organized Transitions LLC® was born! It is a NJ based company that specializes in organizing homes, businesses and estates; as well as national and worldwide move management.
Now, she can still enjoy travel when working with clients to identify their needs, establish goals, and implement action plans. This provides the ultimate framework for economical and practical solutions that help maintain the positive work results clients seek to accomplish and best of all find … BLISSFUL LIVING!
Eileen Bergman, Associate Director, Senior Specialist
After retiring from a successful career as an executive in the staffing and payroll industry, Eileen transitioned, followed her heart and focuses on helping Baby Boomers through organizing and decluttering their homes. She works hands-on with clients, calmly offering sound advice and expertise on how to reclaim a space that my be overcrowded and visually distracting.
Don Bergman, Senior Specialist
Don worked in back-office operations in the banking and finance arena for over 40 years. His attention to detail was key in maintaining accurate daily reports for high-wealth clients. When his most recent position was moved offshore, Don jumped at the opportunity to work with Eileen – his wife of 45 years. Together, Eileen and Don are a dynamic husband and wife duo serving Organized Transitions LLC® as our Senior Specialists.
Chrissa developed essential organizing and client management skills running her own successful business for years. In skillfully creating and marketing her accessory collections to specialty retailers, she brings expertise to many facets of organizing for clients. She is creative, intuitive and holds certifications in Feng Shui, Organizing Fundamentals and Clutter Coaching. Her sensitive personality and productive work style motivates clients to stay on course to complete all aspects of the organizing process.
Additionally, Chrissa spent years managing and caring for elderly family members and brings a high level of compassion and professionalism in working with clients during downsizing, moves, and the estate process.
Mary’s role in Business Development and Operations for Organized Transitions LLC® stems from 10+ years as a professional organizer and supporting business in the real estate and insurance industries. She thrives on juggling all the moving parts in a busy, service-oriented environment. She has worked hands-on in just about every type of organizing scenario imaginable, and acting as team leader or strategist on any variety of projects is her forte. The key to success she says is SYSTEMS, PLANNING, AND TIME MANAGEMENT!
She may be the youngest team member at Organized Transitions LLC®; but being the daughter of our Founder, Elaine Fernando, she’s been mentored by the best! Katrina’s past experience in clothing retail, childcare, and training as a veterinary technician has prepared her to excel in any number of organizational and move management scenarios. She loves working in many different environments – estate auctions and wardrobe organization, just to name a few. When asked what she is most inspired by, she says it’s admiration for her mom’s hard work and determination to build her business and serve clients with care and respect.
Why work with us?
With more than 25 years experience in the investment banking industry, Elaine interacted with clients in a nonjudgmental and highly confidential manner. Now she combines that dedication and wealth of knowledge with her and her team’s exceptional skill set.
Project management, intent listening, attention to detail and creative problem solving prove time and again to be exactly what’s needed to tackle the demands of professional organization and move management. Busy parents, seniors and professionals alike are guided through each step with undivided attention, professionalism and the high-quality service they deserve.