Meet the Team
Relationships are built on trust. To earn the trust, we must be knowledgeable about local neighbourhoods, current market conditions, cutting edge marketing techniques, and be an expert negotiator, protecting my Client’s best interest. Providing first class customer service and maintaining standards of communication are Chris’ ultimate goal with every Client. For Chris, treating Clients with care and pleasing their individual needs so they feel their expectations have been exceeded are the foundations for success.
With a diverse background in Business, Construction, Psychology and Finance, Chris has developed his knowledge in areas that can help his Clients through various avenues. His honed skills directly carry over to the Real Estate business through marketing his Clients’ homes, understanding building and materials, negotiation techniques and Real Estate investment. Chris is an avid outdoorsman. He enjoys spending his free time with his beautiful wife, Cheryl, and two boys, James and Sam, in nature camping, hiking and mountain biking. He plays lots of team sports and enjoys reading, watching live music and stand-up comedy shows.
An educator at heart, Gemma is the group Founder and Administrator of her Facebook group: Smart Money for Moms Canada. Currently sitting at 9,100 members, her group has grown exponentially since she started it in 2016. She is a woman wearing many hats and has a diverse background in Education Management, Project Management, Landscape Design and now Real Estate. Gemma knows she can teach anything (except for accounting and heavy machinery). Her heart lies in educating and connecting others with transparency, integrity and empowering those around her. The objective for the group is met with daily posts that engage women through financial education in a safe online community without judgement.
As a Mom, Gemma keeps herself busy running after TWO BOYS, directing a busy household, while managing two businesses in her hometown of Port Coquitlam. Her daily dose of chocolate (or hidden stash of Oreos) aids her immensely, along with a strong cup of coffee!
Sandra is the agent you can trust and lean on with all your questions and concerns when it comes to investing in Real Estate. She will go above and beyond expectations to make the buying and selling process a fantastic experience.
Sandra has a strong background in Sales and Marketing and Management and spent 15 years working for some of the largest food companies in the world as a Regional and National Account Manager. Her passion for real estate was organic, as she grew up in a family who loved real estate investing. Sandra has a passion for real estate investments, studying the market and watching trends. She loves to help people find and achieve their dreams.
Born and raised in the Lower Mainland, Sandra and her husband moved to Maple Ridge in 2006. Struck by the small town feeling, the beautiful surroundings, and the proximity to the city, Sandra decided to put down roots and raise a family in this beautiful community. Sandra and her husband now have 3 active boys and live in Jackson Ridge.
Carmen was born in Cebu, Philippines and moved to Canada at a young age. After living in various municipalities in the lower mainland, she settled down with her family in Coquitlam. Carmen has a comprehensive history of dealing with her Clients from the initial contact to giving them the keys to their new home. Carmen is an excellent communicator who works hard to build a lasting relationship with her Clients. She strives to ensure they get the home they deserve.
After 20+ years as an Accountant, Carmen made the switch to Real Estate. She now has over six years of Realtor experience.
Carmen resides in Coquitlam with her husband of 20 years and two teenaged sons.
Wolvi Menezes began his first day of real estate business on September 3rd 2015 – while completing his civil engineering undergraduate degree at the University of British Columbia. Ever since he was a child, he would spend weekends and weekdays after school on construction sites with his father's company which nurtured his passion for real estate. Wolvi now has his Bachelor of Applied Science in Civil Engineering and is a full time realtor.
Wolvi enjoys a smooth contract-to-close process because he enjoys building strong relationships with customers and their agents. With Wolvi you get honest, dedicated service and the confidence that he will keep the promises he makes. It is critical to employ the services of a real estate professional who truly understands the importance in every detail of marketing properties. When it comes down to making important decisions and negotiating the best value for you, his research, knowledge and experience are immediately available and put to work on your behalf.
With a strong network of top producing real estate agents, along with an extensive list of mortgage broker's, contractors, inspectors, financial planners and lawyers, Wolvi is confident he can help you exceed any of your real estate need and goals.