Jenny Turner – Principal Broker, MBA, GRI
Jenny holds an MBA from Portland State University as well as an undergraduate degree from Lewis & Clark College. Her certifications include Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI). In addition to a wealth of knowledge and experience in real estate and being a licensed broker in both Oregon and Washington, Jenny has a passion for the communities she serves. She is past President and current member of the Fruit and Flower Development Center’s Board of Directors. She and her husband, Charles, reside in Northwest Portland with their son, Ryan. Her passions for family, community, and helping people achieve their dreams are evident in the diligence she brings to every transaction, relationship, and engagement in her life.
Charles Turner – Principal Broker, MBA, GRI
Charles brings a wealth of knowledge to this team as demonstrated by the over 1000 posts written for our industry-respected blog, PortlandRealEstateBlog.com. In addition, he brings to the position an MBA from the Atkinson Graduate School of Management at Willamette University and an undergraduate degree from Lewis & Clark College. His certifications include completion of NAR’s e-PRO and Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI) designations. He also served as a Tom Ferry Coach. Like his wife and business partner, Jenny, Charles has a great love for his community and serves it as a member of the Ambassador Board for the Oregon Chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. In addition to a love of family, community, and real estate, Charles also enjoys sailing and cycling.
Lisa Carter – Oregon and Washington Licensed
Lisa is one of our dual state brokers – licensed in both Oregon and Washington. She joined the team as a graduate of Oregon State University and is now one of our top agents, and Washington State specialist. Her love of helping people’s real estate dreams come true is evident and clients truly appreciate her patient, friendly, compassionate, and understanding demeanor. Lisa also is passionate about serving her community, Brush Prairie.
Susan Horvat – STAR, SFR, ABR
Susan is a member of RMLS and WVMLS and serves both homebuyers and home sellers in real estate transactions and is an Earth Advantage STAR certified Realtor and an Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR). She lives with her husband in the Tualatin area and loves to spend her spare time with her grandchildren.
Melissa Messner – Oregon Broker
Melissa is a new team member that has brought her talents for fulfilling client’s needs and wants as a longtime, cherished public librarian, to the vibrant Portland real estate market. She has unashamedly fallen in love with Oregon, since moving to Lake Oswego from Redondo Beach, CA with her family two years ago. She is delighted to help buyers discover and own the home of their dreams, especially in her beloved new home town. She is passionate about serving her community as a member of the Lake Oswego Arts Council, Village on the Lake HOA Social Chair and the lead for Friends of Lily Bay.
Ray Gardner – Oregon and Washington Licensed
Born in Chicago and grown in Oregon wine country, I have become rooted in the Portland community and lifestyle. While I enjoy the outdoors and coaching baseball here in Portland at Westview High School, my real passion is helping people and building relationships. I am a very outgoing and will treat every one of my clients as if they are family. I want to please people and earn their trust, so you can be assured that I will work tirelessly to not get you just any deal but the very best deal.
Shayda Rohani – Oregon Broker
Shayda is passionate about people & design, so it makes sense that the marriage of these two loves led her to Real Estate. Perpetually the friend taken along to “look at the space” before buying, it was an easy transition to make from styling interiors, to selling them. as well as help you envision some magic in your new abode. With over 5 years of working with clients in sales, interiors, and as a stylist for photo shoots and events- she is the consummate perfectionist, when it comes to providing you the very best care and customer service. As a Portland native, Shayda would love to help highlight the best of the PNW, and show you what potential neighborhoods have to offer. When her sleeves aren’t rolled up at work, Shayda loves spending time with her family in the outdoors, drawing with her 5-year-old daughter, reading design blogs, playing soccer, and cooking up a storm for family and friends.
Nicole Rodriguez- Oregon Broker
Nicole, joined the Lovejoy Real Estate Team as a licensed Inside Sales Agent before becoming a field agent. She is patient, compassionate and really listens to her clients needs. She prides herself on helping her clients meet their home dreams. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking and being a board member for Miss Marion Polk.
Betsy Shand- Oregon Broker
Betsy brings her natural style to helping solve client’s real estate needs. She has over 22 years in the industry and has been recognized as a Regional Top Producing Realtor and Mortgage Banker. Her combined skills have resulted in over 700 closed transactions for very happy clients. Betsy is dedicated to excellence and to a client centered focus on achieving the best results. She is a skilled negotiator with proven results in very competitive markets. She is also dedicated to helping build resilient communities and to that end has volunteered at many levels of local, city and state government. Her passion is to help buyers and sellers realize their dreams at the right price for the best terms.