Alignable selects Mathena as Milton Businessperson of the Year 

March 11, 2023

The largest online referral network for small businesses,, is announcing the results of its national search for leaders who have gone above and beyond guiding peers and supporting entire communities as they strive to recover. 

Alignable’s network has chosen Lisa Mathena as Milton’s 2023 Business Person of the Year.

Mathena, a longtime Milton resident who is principal broker and owner of The Lisa Mathena Group Inc., said, “Milton is the kind of community that rallies around its members, and we all work together to cross-promote each other’s business. While I’m thrilled to receive this award, it’s really a testament to our entire community.”

This is Mathena’s second Alignable award; she was also named Local Business Person of the Year for 2021 by the Milton Alignable network..

More than 7 million members use Alignable to get industry answers, connect with other businesses local or nationwide, and increase buzz for their business.

With 30 years of award-winning real estate experience, Mathena is ranked in the top 1% of Realtors nationwide and rated as one of America's Top 100 Agents. She was recently honored as RateMyAgent’s Agent of the Year for the state of Delaware and Sussex County. Mathena holds the Certified Residential Specialist designation, Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource certification, and Real Estate Negotiation Expert certification, the premier negotiation credential in the country. Mathena has also received the prestigious FiveStar Award every year since 2019.

For the past year, Mathena has served on the board of directors of the Delaware Association of Realtors, and she was recently appointed to serve again in 2023.

Since 2019, Mathena has been an active member of the Sussex County Association of Realtors board of directors.

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