Beyond our Executive Team we have nearly 20 full time team members that work in collaboration to ensure we protect your investment and maximize it's profits.
Carolyn has been with our Compass team since 2003 and has worked in all three divisions of the company. As a trusted leader of Kalles Properties, she understands the needs of each customer whether it is regarding maintenance, property management or the HOA / Condo Department. Carolyn attended West Virginia University where she studied Business Management / Computer Science, after leaving college she started her first job in the Property Management field in Charlotte, NC. Over the next 22 years Carolyn was a part of the industry in a variety of ways. She was active in marketing and creating ad campaigns for all types of rental properties, she conducted seminars to train leasing agents to how to successfully lease property and resident retention, all the while holding a real estate licensing. She briefly worked with Remax while in Denver, Colorado. In 2007 she achieved her Brokers License and is a member of National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM) and Community Associations Institute (CAI).
Harold has been involved with the real estate industry most of his professional career, receiving his real estate license in 1977. Harold is a former, long-time executive board member at the national level for NARPM. He has been a pivotal part of growing this professional organization from a 100 member organization to the now 2000+ members. He joined NARPM in 1997, gained his RMP in 2001 and his MPM in 2002. In 2002 Harold also took charge of the National Trade Show and in 2005 took responsibility of building the new NARPM website. During the years of 2007-2008 Harold was the Region 5 VP, that served WA, OR and HI. Currently he is still very active in Pierce County NARPM and is highly regarded at the national level. In addition to NARPM, Harold is a member of the Community Associations Institute (CAI) organization, which focuses on the HOA and condominium business. Harold opened Kalles Properties, and his deep real estate and property management knowledge is instrumental in the success of the management team. This experience is critical as the Partner in charge of operations for the entire Compass and Kalles organization.
Michael graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering. Michael's professional background includes working at IBM, Rational Software, and the founding of BlueTux, which is a web development company. Michael formerly served as a board member for the Port Angeles Chamber of Commerce, United Way of Clallam County, Olympic Medical Center Foundation and Serenity House of Clallam County. Michael's involvement in the property management industry over the last couple years includes working in partnership with the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM) on their website, in addition to developing and managing infrastructure for Kalles Properties.
Derek graduated with a degree in Economics and Business Administration with a concentration in Information Systems from the University of Washington. Derek's professional experience includes working for business and technology consulting firm Accenture, ChevronTexaco, and Salomon Smith Barney. Derek is very involved in his community as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for abused and neglected children, and through his involvement as a board member of the University of Washington Economics Alumni Association. Derek has been involved with property management on both a local and national level for the last two years.