Deborah Kernahan, CEO

Team Leader | Licensed Real Estate Professional

Deborah Kernahan celebrates 30 years in the real estate industry in 2016 as well as the ongoing and rewarding role of not just selling homes, but helping families invest in a lifestyle.
Deb notes, “Since receiving my CA Real Estate License in 1986, I have experienced the housing market through peaks and valleys. My attention to detail, along with my ability to adjust to any given market, along with a person or family’s need is unsurpassed. Our team understands that our clients come first, with their expectations guiding our priorities. Everyday we work to elevate our level of service and help our clients work through one of life’s most important decisions, investing in real estate.

Recently, 2016, Deborah earned the notable CERTIFIED LUXURY HOME MARKETING SPECIALIST® designation and MILLION DOLLAR GUILD® recognition. This recognition means Deborah has met specific criteria and has documented performance in the million dollar and above housing market. Deborah is part of a cadre of agents who work in the top 1.2% of the market.

We offer a boutique, personal approach with every client we serve. Our success comes through understanding, transparency, honesty, tough negotiations, determination and experience. Up to the minute trends enable our clients’ peace of mind throughout the entire real estate process.

Lisa Gonzalez

Licensed Agent / Sales Support

In real estate, there is no substitute for quality customer service experience. As one of the rare lifelong SoCal residents, Lisa Gonzalez holds a California real estate license and has more client support experience than most real estate agents could dream of. Her extensive firsthand knowledge of Southern California, combined with her passion for real estate and background in business, provides top notch client service and smooth escrows.

For fourteen years, Lisa has treated each client as family, helping them through the escrow processes with care. She is an integral part of the Kernahan and Associates team, providing unparalleled support making what is often a very stressful process streamlined and easily manageable.

With Compass, Lisa joins cutting-edge technology with her ambition and dedication. She would love nothing more than to make your dream of owning a home become a reality. Lisa is just an email or a phone call away and goes out of her way to make certain our clients feel cared for at all times!

Taryn Santiel

Office Administrator

Taryn has a background in all things Real Estate from loan processing to Real Estate team and transaction management. She knows what it takes to support agents as well as their valued clients. She has an understanding of all aspects of the home buying and selling process and although each transaction varies she understands that excellent customer service, communication and empowering clients with knowledge is the foundation of success.

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