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MONIQUE WILSON KAISER

MONIQUE WILSON KAISER

Senior Exchange Administrator

Monique grew up in Southern California, working in the title and escrow industry since 1989. She began facilitating 1031 Exchanges in 1996, joining ERI at its inception. Monique deals mostly with large residential and commercial transactions, helping clients find the most efficient way to use the 1031 exchange. A self-described “people person”, Monique enjoys helping people navigate towards a successful and happy retirement, developing friendships with her colleagues and clients along the way. In her spare time, Monique enjoys spending time outdoors, exploring her hometown of Carlsbad, attending live music venues, and trying new local restaurants.

NAOMI BOOKER-ABAWAG

NAOMI BOOKER-ABAWAG

Operations Manager

Naomi grew up in San Diego and was working toward a teaching degree when she took an administrator position at ERI in 2001. The work was so engaging that she stayed with the company and today, she is responsible for ERI’s banking, an important task involving separate exchange accounts for each client. Even after so many years at ERI, she is still surprised at how much she loves working there: “We all help each other to help the clients. Everyone genuinely cares about them. Whether we’re holding $50,000 or $5 million for them, they’re all equal in our eyes.” She enjoys cooking, music, learning, and spending time with her husband and their son.

CRISTI BARRETT

CRISTI BARRETT

Exchange Administrator

Cristi joined ERI in 2015. Although she was a newcomer compared to others who had worked together for many years, everyone made her feel immediately welcome. It explained the level of trust she saw from clients and callers, and made it easy to enjoy the satisfaction of helping clients with paperwork and seeing it properly completed, “like putting pieces of a puzzle together,” she says. Cristi is a native of Santee, near San Diego, and loves camping and going to the beach with her husband, two children, and the family beagle.

DYLAN PAUL MCNEARNEY

Dylan’s 3 loves in life are his dog, sushi and all things Disney. Hoping to return to Grad School in 2022, Dylan joins our team with a Bachelors in Business Management and a background in Banking. Dylan has loved getting to know our clients and is excited to be a part of the ERI family.

CHANTELLE GALLOWAY

CHANTELLE GALLOWAY

Exchange Administrator

Chantelle is a San Diego native with a degree in human biology and an interest in medicine. Twice she has taken work at ERI, the first was for 6 years until she and her husband moved out of state and the second in 2012 after their return. She now deals with a range of professionals as she ensures that transactions proceed smoothly. In her spare time, she enjoys camping, fishing, and boating with her husband and their children.
CAROLINA CLAVEL

CAROLINA CLAVEL

Assistant Exchange Administrator

Carolina was born and raised in San Diego and began working for ERI in 2015. Previously she worked in fields that assisted in developing her excellent customer service skills. She has studied business and enjoys the distinct nuances found in each exchange. She enjoys working at ERI and especially assisting clients, real estate agents, and escrow officers work smoothly through their 1031 Exchanges transactions. In her spare time, she enjoys going out with friends and family.

DIANA TURK

DIANA TURK

Assistant Exchange Administrator

Diana is a Southern California native who joined ERI in 2015. She comes from a background in the resort/hospitality industry. Her experience and knowledge in providing exceptional guest service has easily translated to ERI, as she strives to provide information and guidance to clients and real estate professionals through the 1031 Exchange process. She loves that she learns something new each day and can rely on the expert advice given by all administrators.

Diana feels honored for being part of such a welcoming, supportive and cohesive team that she prefers to call family. In her spare time she enjoys the outdoors, anything by the ocean, hiking with her dog, Emma and spending time with her three children and granddaughter.

DANA DRURY

DANA DRURY

Assistant Exchange Administrator

Dana was born and raised in San Diego, California. She attended the University of California Santa Barbara with a major in Sociology and minor in Communication. She enjoys spending time with her family, karaoke, California burritos and playing the spoons. Dana strives to make her put a smile on her clients faces while giving excellent service. She is thrilled to be a part of the Exchange Resources family.

MICHAEL SPRING

MICHAEL SPRING

Assistant Exchange Administrator

Michael is a San Diego native with a degree in history. Michael joined ERI in 2018 after working in the information technology field for five years. He enjoys working with clients and other related parties throughout the Exchange process. Michael strives to provide exceptional customer service for every customer. Outside of work, he loves spending time with family, traveling, and staying up to date on current events.

MICHELLE BARNHART

MICHELLE BARNHART

Assistant Exchange Administrator

Michelle is a Southern California native who joined ERI in 2016. Although she has worked in fields related to real estate in the past, working with 1031 exchanges has provided a unique education. She appreciates learning about the different aspects of exchanges and likes helping clients narrow down and navigate the best route to a successful exchange. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time her husband, family, and friends.

DANIELA NAPIER

DANIELA NAPIER

Assistant Exchange Administrator

Daniela joined ERI in 2017, was born and raised in Orange County, California. With nearly 10 years of experience in customer service, it was a smooth transition into a company that places such high importance on providing stellar service and support to each and every client. She truly appreciates working with such an exceptional team every day, and the ever-present opportunities her job presents to continue to grow and learn something new. Daniela enjoys lending a helping hand in a variety of areas wherever it may be needed around the office, whether in the Delayed Exchange department or with the more complex Reverse and Build to Suit Exchanges. The experience and expertise of the administrators is amazing and has proved to be an invaluable resource to draw on for support and to expand her knowledge.

Daniela is an art and music lover, foodie, and hiking/camping enthusiast. She loves traveling with her husband and spending time with close friends and family.”

TAYLOR PENNINGTON

TAYLOR PENNINGTON

Exchange Administrator

Taylor joined ERI in 2018. Born and raised in Southern California, she has worked in various areas of the real estate industry since 2003. She is a people-person and loves that ERI gives her the opportunity to interact with clients, and enjoys helping them understand the 1031 process. Her main goal is working through any challenges that come up and making it an overall enjoyable experience for the client. In her free time, she enjoys music, the outdoors, photography, and spending quality time with her 3 kids and dog.

CHRISTINE VAZQUEZ

Assistant Exchange Administrator

Christine grew up in New York and Las Vegas. She graduated from the University of Nevada Las Vegas with a Bachelor degree in Accounting and Business. She joined ERI in 2019 coming from a background in finance and hospitality. She feels it is a privilege to work for such a remarkable company with a positive team. Christine truly enjoys helping clients navigate through the exchange process, whether it be a delayed or the more complicated Reverse or Build-to-Suit exchanges. When she is not working she loves to spend time with her husband and two children relaxing, camping and cooking.

MEREDITH COLLINS

Assistant Exchange Administrator

Meredith is an Orange County native and joined ERI in 2020. She is grateful for the opportunity to assist the administrators and work directly with clients, agents and escrow officers making the unique exchange process run as smooth as possible. She values the company and its employees knowing ERI truly cares about each client. She operates a small home bakery business, volunteers as Cheerleading Director and Coach of Santa Margarita Pop Warner Football & Cheer, she enjoys spending her time with her children and husband at the competitions and ball fields.

PRECIOUS STUMBAUGH

PRECIOUS STUMBAUGH

Operations Assistant

Precious grew up in San Diego and Orange County. She joined ERI in 2014 after working for a short sale company in Orange County. She has transitioned from Assistant Exchange Administrator to Operations Assistant. As Operations Assistant, she supports our team by ensuring the safety and security of clients transactions.  Having worked in a variety of different capacities at ERI her versatility is a great asset.  She enjoys cooking and traveling

KAYLA BODNAR

Assistant Exchange Administrator

Kayla joined ERI in September of 2019 and has enjoyed the constant learning opportunities present in every unique situation. She finds the work fulfilling and enjoys assisting clients with their 1031 Exchange needs. Every day, she is appreciative and thankful for her colleagues and the unique working environment offered here. In her free time, she loves adventuring with her two dogs, gaming, and cooking.

CHEYENNE ZENI

Marketing Assistant

Cheyenne is a Southern California native, joining the ERI team in 2020. She excels at using her creativity to help the sales team with marketing and design. She enjoys the variety of tasks and responsibilities required for the job, always seeking new ways to improve Exchange Resources, Inc. She is grateful for the opportunity to work at a company that helps people navigate through the exchange process and genuinely cares about the people she works with. In her free time, she loves exploring new places and spending quality time with her friends and family.

ANDREA DELLORUSSO

Assistant Exchange Administrator

Andrea, who joined the ERI team in 2020, is a California transplant, having moved to Orange County from Boston. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management and has spent over 20 years working in the real estate and banking industries. Andrea is also a CA licensed real estate agent and a member of the Orange County Association of Realtors. She finds the intricacies of the 1031 exchange transaction interesting and enjoys helping clients successfully navigate through the process.

Outside of ERI she loves to spend time watching New England sports teams with her family and taking her Golden Retriever Tedy to Dog Beach.

CYNTHIA SOLIS

Receptionist/Assistant

APRIL GONZALEZ

Receptionist/Assistant

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