SJA Property Management’s Core Values
We communicate clearly and effectively
We act with integrity; always do what’s right
We demonstrate caring for our customers and each other
We challenge the status quo
We bring positivity to our work and have fun
Our Vision Statement
We will provide our service at a level that elevates our entire industry, through a companywide commitment to excellence, in each phase of our team-based service. The result will be complete trust from all our clients, mutual respect with our tenants, and SJA being regarded as the standard to which all other companies are measured, in the Puget Sound region.
Setting the Standard for Professional Property Management through our Team Approach
SJA Property Management (SJA) was created to provide home owners and real estate investors with a personalized, professional and sophisticated full service real estate offering. Our mission is to provide our clients with the highest level of professional real estate and property management services and integrity in the industry. SJA Property Management is dedicated to protecting our clients’ equity, managing our clients’ risk, and optimizing our clients’ investment performance.
We understand that there are numerous property management companies in the area, and how difficult it is to make the right selection for your property. Most of these companies promise similar services and cost roughly the same, at least up front.
At SJA Property Management we are committed to going above and beyond for our clients. One key difference is that, our staff, managers and ownership, truly have a genuine concern for our client’s interests. At SJA Property Management someone is always available for our clients. Our team approach and dedicated people, have been the key to our success and have helped us build a reputation as an industry leader in the area. We look forward to serving you and hope that you will contact us for a free consultation.
Eirik Olsen, Attorney / MBA | Principal
Devin J. Easterlin, Attorney | Principal
Derek Bunyard, Managing Broker | Principal
Brooke Tran | Director of Operations
Brooke started her career in real estate administration behind the front desk of a large Eastside brokerage. Having gained a great amount of experience in a short period of time, Brooke took her career to the next level as an executive assistant and transaction coordinator for a top producing agent. Armed with the experience from both the office and agent points of view, Brooke joined RE/MAX RE Center and took on the impressive task of building the office and its administrative functions. Brooke’s top priority is always supporting our brokers in all of their needs. From Brooke you can expect the utmost attention to detail, around-the-clock support, and a friendly personality. Brooke currently manages the residential property management division at SJA Property Management.
Clodagh Reeves, Bookkeeper
Before joining SJA Property Management, Clodagh developed and managed retail and office operations in startup businesses. Consulting in diverse industries gave her broad experience in identifying individual client needs and delivering clear, accurate and personalized results. Clodagh’s mission at SJA is to provide an accurate account of all transactions while being a welcoming and supportive voice for the clients behind the numbers.
Chiara Cupples, Property Management Coordinator
Chiara has been in the Property Management field for over 6 years. Her previous 10 years in Administrative roles and Customer Service allow her to provide excellent assistance. Chiara works closely with owners, tenants, and vendors to ensure their repairs are completed in a timely manner and with the utmost care. She believes communication is key to a successful business relationship and strives to show that at Sterling, Johnston, owners and tenants are priority.
Chrystal Herrmann | Real Estate Broker / Property Manager
Chrystal graduated with a degree in nursing from Maryville University. She worked as registered ER nurse in St. Louis until; in 2001 she changed careers to join a Custom Home Builder, catapulting her onto St. Louis’ top New Homes Sales Agents list. In 2007 she accepted a position with Citi Mortgage management to help those hardest hit by the rapidly changing economy. She successfully led a team accredited with several Achievement Awards. In 2013 she returned to Real Estate and joined St. Louis’ #1 locally-owned firm of Berkshire Hathaway Real Estate. Teaming up with another top agent they created the ‘The Janssen Team’, becoming the branch’s top producing team 2 years in a row. Chrystal and her family moved to the Puget Sound in 2016, where she joined SJA Property Management. Chrystal’s diligence and attention to excellence reflect our SJA Core Values of exceptional care and service.