Announcing the 30 Under 30 Finalists for 2015

March 10, 2015

REALTOR® Magazine is pleased to announce the 50 finalists vying for a place among the 30 Under 30 class of 2015. These deal makers have overcome the business challenges and struggles of the Great Recession through hard work, education, and commitment. They hold themselves to the highest professional standards and strive for the happiness of each and every client. As ambassadors of the real estate industry, the 50 finalists hail from every corner of the country and bring a diverse array of specialties to the table.

We look forward to sharing more about these young entrepreneurs when their finalist profiles are published here on March 20. At that time, you, the reader, will have the opportunity to help one of the 50 win the Web Choice Award and land a spot in the 30 Under 30.

Starting at noon CDT on Friday, March 20, through noon CDT on Friday, March 27, members of the public will be able to vote for their favorite finalist. Voting is limited to once a day per candidate per IP address. The finalist who collects the most votes is guaranteed a spot among this year’s 30 Under 30. Judges will select the other 29 honorees from the field of finalists below. Stay tuned for more information on the 30 Under 30 home page.

Congratulations to this year’s 50 finalists:


Amanda Allen-Jorgensen
Berkshire Hathaway – Bountiful
South Salt Lake, Utah

Matthew Barker
Max Broock, REALTORS®
Bloomfield Hills, Mich.

Harrison Beacher
W.C. & A.N. Miller, REALTORS®
Washington, D.C.

Alex Belcher
MacDoc Realty LLC
Fredericskburg, Va.

Jeffrey Borstell
J. Borstell Real Estate Inc.
Tewksbury, Mass.

Adam Briley
BHHS Ambassador Real Estate
Omaha, Neb.

Amy Campbell
Keller Williams Realty
Milwaukee, Wis.

Sean Casper
Boca Executive Realty
Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

Katherine Coghlan
Burns & Co. Inc.
Baton Rouge, La. 

Nelson Duque
Fortune International Realty
Miami, Fla.

Diego Espinoza
Keller Williams Realty-Tulare
Visalia, Calif.

Saria Finkelstein
Keller Williams Realty
Plantation, Fla.

Subhi Gharbieh
Gharbieh & Associates, REALTORS®

Kaitlyn Gillingham
Coronado Island Realty
Coronado, Calif.

Allison Goodhart
McEnearney Associates Inc.
Alexandria, Va.

Jordan Grandlund
Cascade Sotheby's International Realty
Bend, Ore.

Whitney Harvey
Oak Grove Realty LLC
Germantown, Tenn.

Lauren Hasson
The Hasson Co., REALTORS®
Portland, Ore.

Alyssa Hellman
Better Homes & Gardens - Go Realty
Cary, N.C.

Justin Helmus
The Gulf Life Realty Group
Largo, Fla.

Kelly Henderson
Keller Williams Biltmore Partners

Michael Hern
RE/MAX Gold Coast Realty
Union City, N.J.

Clayton Jirak

Saliq Khawar
Keller Williams Realty
Ashburn, Va.

Chelsea Locke
RE/MAX By the Bay
Portland, Maine


Bradley Lois
Bear Realty of Burlington
Burlington, Wis.

Peter Lutts
Keller Williams Realty
Beverly, Mass.

Kendahl McIntyre
RE/MAX United
Raleigh, N.C. 

Tyler Meyer
Shorewest REALTORS®
Delavan, Wis.

Leslie Marie Moen
C3 Real Estate Solutions
Fort Collins, Colo.

Tara Moore
RE/MAX Select
Winter Garden, Fla.

Scott Myers
Jack White Real Estate
Eagle River, Alaska

Jay O'Brien
RE/MAX Prestige
Costa Mesa, Calif.

Alex Parker
Lord & Stanley Realty, Inc.
Tallahassee, Fla.

Vanessa Patterson
Fairfax Realty of Tysons, Inc.
Washington, D.C.

Sarah Pomerleau
Keller Williams – The Pomerleau Team
Maple Grove, Minn.

Daniel Rand
Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty
New City, N.Y.

Danielle Riley
Nothnagle REALTORS®
Rochester, N.Y.

Lisa Roberts
RE/MAX Excalibur Realty
Scottsdale, Ariz. 

Eric Rollo
William Raveis Real Estate

Sam Sawyer
Briggs Freeman Sotheby's International Realty

Theodore Schaar
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

Ryan Schwartz
Florida Realty & Co.
Naples, Fla.

JP Shamshoian
Realty Concepts, Ltd.
Fresno, Calif.

Kristin Smith
Dave Perry Miller Real Estate

Derek Sprague
Sprague Real Estate Group
Bakersfield, Calif.

Daniel Thomas
RE/MAX Right Choice
Bridgeport, Conn.

Jessica Witter
Gibson Sotheby's International Realty

Lawrence Wong
Weichert, REALTORS®, The Franzese
Brooklyn, N.Y.

Kathleen Yeager
Your Future Address LLC
Overland Park, Kan.