Dedicated professionals make Hasson the leading residential real estate company in the Pacific Northwest. Our readily accessible, highly respected local leadership team offers the resources, expertise and career rewards that only an established, nationally recognized organization could provide.
Mike is a native Oregonian. After graduating from the University of Oregon, Mike pursued his passion for business and real estate. In 1983, he launched Handel, Hasson & Jones, a residential real estate brokerage, in Lake Oswego. During that venture, Mike earned a reputation for smart business, strong ethics, exceptional client relationships, and respect from his industry. In 1991, he formed Hasson Company, Realtors®, opening its first office in Lake Oswego and NW Portland. Throughout the company’s growth, Mike’s fundamental goals and values have remained true and he continues to support the areas in which he does business through community involvement.
“I worked for my father’s company for eight years. When he retired, there was no question in my mind about what company I would work for. Mike Hasson is a hands-on owner who truly cares about the caliber of agents he hires. When you see a Hasson sign you know it’s an agent with experience and a company that stands firmly behind them.” - Erin Rothrock, Northeast/Irving office
Steve Studley is the CEO of Hasson Company, Realtors. He graduated from the University of Portland with a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Management. Prior to working at Hasson, Studley was the direct sales manager for Wynn’s ITW in Azusa, California, where he worked with several major accounts, such as Chrysler, General Motor, Mercedes Benz USA, and more. In 2008, Studley joined Hasson and eventually took on a role identifying growth opportunities within Washington and overseeing operations for the Vancouver branch. In 2015, Studley built a small real estate team of his own, at Hasson, and in January 2018, he became CEO of the company. For Steve, it's all about the personal connection, and as leader, he's committed to this value as it relates to employees, brokers and clients. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, coaching soccer, giving back to the community, and spending time with his two daughters.
“Steve is an inspiration. He is the quintessential leader and coach. Always looking to help, improve and add value. He listens, strategizes and always comes from a positive space.” - Lesli Fox, Bend office
Lynae has been with the company since 1992; she began as a broker and was later promoted to Managing Principal Broker. And now, as company President, all offices report to her directly as she oversees the real estate activities of the brokers. Lynae is dedicated to keeping up-to-date on market topics and is an active member of the real estate community. In 2016, she received PMAR Master’s Circle Managing Broker of the Year award and has participated in various committees such as Oregon Real Estate Agency Statute Review Committee (2016), Property Disclosure Revision Committee (2016-2017) and as a current member, and former chairperson of the PMAR Risk Management Committee. Lynae is a life-long Oregonian with a passion for sailing and the outdoors and enjoys spending time with her husband and 4 children.
“Working at the Hasson Company for over 15 years has given me the chance to benefit from the strong leadership of Lynae Forbes. She encourages and participates in meaningful community involvement, strives to provide her agents with the education, tools and encouragement to succeed in an ever changing, fast paced industry and continues to influence me in each aspect of my business with her integrity and commitment to doing the best job possible.” - Ronda Joseph, Northeast/Irving office
As the Managing Broker, Tonia leads our Vancouver office by providing support, coaching, and industry insight for her Brokers. Her real estate experience spans more than 40 years; Tonia sold her first home in 1973. A true entrepreneur, Tonia has first-hand experience in housing construction and runs a motocross engine development company with her husband. She’s won numerous industry awards and designations, is a certified Real Estate Instructor, and is completely ingrained with the Clark County Real Estate community; all of which inform an empower her ability to support the office. Additionally, Tonia has served both as a Director and as Chair of the Grievance Committee of the board and currently serves as the Ombudsman for the Clark County Association of Realtors.
“Not everyone is capable of being efficient and effective. Tonia has mastered doing the thing right AND doing the right thing. Tonia’s knowledge of the forms, timelines and everyday real estate practice is something that you can’t put a price on. I appreciate having her in my corner!” - Marin Sinclair, Vancouver office
Raised in Southwest Portland, Andrew Misk is a true Oregonian with a passion for this region. He took time away from the Pacific Northwest when he attended TCU in Fort Worth, Texas and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. Andrew is the Managing Principal Broker of both the Hasson Portland Uptown and Northeast/Irving offices. In addition to his 14 years of real estate experience, he successfully renovated houses and multi-family properties and gained the ability to project long and short-term project costs. Andrew’s keen financial understanding of the industry aids in his ability to cultivate strategic approaches for brokers to succeed in their business.
“Andrew is my corner man. I might be the one in the ring, but I'm never alone. His advice, care, and availability have been my greatest secret weapon.” - Matt Brown, Portland Uptown & Vancouver office
Ginger Burke has lived in Portland the majority of her life, having left the city only to receive her undergraduate and law degrees at Willamette University in Salem. Before entering the real estate world in 2014, Ginger practiced law as a criminal prosecutor in Clackamas County from 1996–2002. Her legal background provides extensive experience with advocacy and negotiation, and she is committed to the finest and most ethical representation for her clients. Ginger now serves as a managing principal broker at Hasson’s Lake Oswego office. Ginger has invested in Portland real estate for the past two decades and knows the market intimately.
Joni Schaber is a native of the Pacific Northwest. With over 25 years of real estate industry experience and over 15 years of mortgage banking experience, Joni is a knowledgeable resource for each step of the real estate process. She works hard to understand and cater to the unique needs and goals of each of her clients. Licensed in both Oregon and Washington, Joni serves as the Managing Principal Broker of Hasson’s Portland East office.
Joni is a member of the Portland Metropolitan Association of Realtors Ethics Committee (PMAR) and part of the RMLS Rules and Regulations Committee. She has earned the designation as a Seniors Real Estate Specialist and has extensive experience in investment properties, 1031 Exchange, downsizing, move-up, and first-time buyers.
“In her time as managing broker she has inspired a wonderful sense of community in our office.” - Tim Morgan, Portland East office
Brooke Welter has been involved in real estate and the new construction business since 2005. In her former role as the director of customer experience and warranty for a local Bend builder, Brooke exercised her skills in sales, new home sales training, land acquisition, team building, strategic planning and business development.
During her career, Brooke has always remained professional, responsive and trustworthy. She understands the importance of confidentiality in the real estate space and is valued for her calm demeanor and problem-solving skills. Her history in law, finance and real estate, with a focus on new construction, offers a unique perspective in her field.
“Brooke is always professional, responsive, and understands the importance of confidentiality. Her calm demeanor and problem-solving skills are invaluable in many situations!” - Edie Delay, Bend office
Patrice has been licensed as a Realtor® since 1975, and has served as the Director of Relocation for the Hasson Company since 1993. Patrice has called Colorado, Wisconsin, California, Virginia and Oregon home and knows the relocation experience inside and out. In her time at Hasson, Patrice has been awarded multiple regional and national awards for her devotion to broadening the scope and capabilities of Relocation offices, including the 2011 Leading Real Estate Hall of Fame award. Patrice was the 2012-13 President of the Portland Relocation Council, and regularly speaks at Relocation conferences and workshops.
“Patrice and Hasson Relocation have been an invaluable partner for years. She helped us completely revise our relocation policies and has worked with us to ensure it stays current and compliant with IRS changes and our company strategies. Her service has been amazing and having her as an unbiased and strategic partner has been a huge benefit. I would highly recommend her to any company relocating employees!”
Melissa, a native Californian, worked in the Medical Insurance industry for ten years before becoming a licensed Principal Broker and co-owner of Stevens Realty, a small independent brokerage in Susanville, California. Melissa started at the Hasson Company in 2010 and has worked as Hasson's Director of Agent Services & Technology since November of 2012, when the position was created. Under her direction, Agent Services has expanded to all six offices, with Agent Services Representatives providing individualized marketing plans and personalized training on the tools and technology needed in today’s market. Melissa’s goal is to provide unparalleled support to the brokers so they can provide their clients with a smooth and efficient real estate transaction.
“Smart, hardworking and diligent, she's always there for me and I know she always will be. I trust her to help me solve problems so I can focus on building my business by delivering top notch client care which is, after all, the hallmark of the Hasson Company. ” - Lee McKnight, Northeast/Irving office
Dallas Forbes is a true Oregonian who grew up in Milwaukie and graduated from Milwaukie High School. Upon graduation, Dallas transformed his passions for photography and scuba diving into a twelve-year career as an underwater photographer and scuba instructor. Dallas excelled in this field and enjoyed his time traveling the world. When Dallas returned to Oregon he decided to apply the technological knowledge he acquired from working with advanced equipment into a hands-on role with the Hasson Company. As the Director of Information Systems, Dallas oversees large company projects to ensure optimal connectivity is achieved.
“Dallas Forbes is a crucial part of our internal team at the Hasson Company. Knowing there is someone super capable, fun, friendly and always at the ready if there is any kind of technological glitch in any system is extremely reassuring. Operating with an open door policy, he is always there ready to help when needed. Often times, Dallas is aware of system failures or warnings before the brokers, helping to avoid major issues before they start. We love Dallas! ”- Kendall deLancellotti, Lake Oswego office
Keri Tadder earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Resource Management from Columbia Southern University. She utilized this knowledge after graduation by serving in the US Air Force for 22 years in a variety of human resource and project management positions worldwide. Keri was raised in Oregon City and is thrilled to be living in the Pacific Northwest once again. As the Hasson Company’s Director of Operations, Keri artfully oversees administrative operations and human resources for the company, all the while providing great care and attention to the individual needs of employees and brokers alike.
“The title, “Operations Manager” comes with a great deal of responsibility. As the President of the Hasson Company, I sleep well at night knowing that Keri is in that position. Not only is Keri a consummate professional, well versed and knowledgeable in overseeing the administrative operations of the company, she is a person of great integrity, with a tremendous work ethic. I know our agents appreciate Keri’s attention to detail, responsiveness and friendly demeanor. I am proud to work side by side with Keri. ” - Lynae Forbes