Our Team

Philip Zukatis, Owner:

Phil is the proud owner of Arabella Estate, and he has worked tirelessly for 15 years to bring the property back to life while keeping the authenticity of the estate intact. He has rejuvenated the 1800’s Victorian house just for you and your wedding party to enjoy during your stay. As an antique enthusiast, Phil has also gone to great lengths to acquire and decorate the house with timeless pieces from the past. When Phil isn’t working, he enjoys gardening and canning his own vegetables and homemade sauces.


Susan Zukatis, Director of Operations:

Sue joins her brother at Arabella Estate bringing over 30 years in the hospitality industry. From behind the scenes to the front of the house, she can help you with just about anything you need from check in to check out! She is your first point of contract when you arrive at Arabella Estate. When Sue isn’t working she enjoys traveling, skiing, and volunteering at ski patrol at a ski resort in VT.


Laura Madsen, Marketing Director:

Laura joins the Arabella Team and brings over 20 years of Marketing and Client Relations experience into the Wedding Industry. Laura is service driven and enjoys pulling back the curtain to reveal all that makes Arabella Estate unique. When Laura isn’t sharing the magical allure of Arabella Estate on social media she loves to spend time hiking, kayaking and spending time with friends and family.


Mikaela Lines, Office Manager:

Mikaela has been in the hospitality industry and Maine wedding industry for the past 10 years. She enjoys now helping Arabella couples book their special day. Mikaela can answer all of your questions and help schedule tours to see the beautiful property. When Mikaela isn’t working she likes reading, traveling, and spending time with her husband.