Management is about things. Leadership is about people. While their are plenty of things to manage in a real estate brokerage, the real job is leading our Associates to achieving High Performance careers. That means listening to today's concerns, and visioning tomorrows solutions. At The Berkshire Group, we understand that standing still is really going backwards, so we are involved in our business and the world around us. We are here to help you achieve success beyond your expectations, and support your efforts in making your life everything it can be.
Charles Ward - Group Performance Leader - Dedicated to education and competence in his field, Charles holds the prestigious title of Accredited Buyer Representative and is Quality Service Certified. QSC professionals participate in a service process that results in the best real estate experience possible for you. Additionally, Charles has consistently been recognized as a Diamond Circle and Roundtable of Excellence Award recipient which honors residential real estates top producers.
Kristal Kraft, CRS - Vice President- Chief Innovation Officer - Kristal has a strong spirit of entrepreneurship. Sensing the future impact of the online world, she was one of the first REALTOR’s to make extensive use of computers in her business. As an early entrant in the website sweepstakes, Kristal was a beta tester of the first real estate data base program in 1987. She taught herself to build websites and has attained certified proficiency in website development. Within her consumer-oriented websites, Kristal anticipates buyer questions in order to facilitate research and education. She continues to build websites in the hope of increasing relevant knowledge and improving the home-search experience.
Vali Hooker, CRS - Group Performance Leader - a second generation REALTOR and Colorado native, Vali spent her childhood in Colorado Springs, and has lived in the Denver area for over 20 years. She received a Bachelor’s in Computer Information Systems Management from the University of Colorado at Denver in 2003. She speaks Spanish fluently, which broadens her client base. She is a Certified Residential Specialist, and has been a REALTOR since 1999. Her experience in teaching and customer service has given her a solid background in client relations and superior attention to customer care and ethical practices. She understands the importance of excellent client-agent interactions, and she strives to provide thorough, competent and informed real estate services. She works hard to execute her belief that concentrated client services, honesty, and skillful real estate services lead to overly satisfied clients.
Janet Marlow - Vice President, Chief of Operations - another Colorado native, Janet is responsible for leading the Staff and maintaining the various support systems necessary to keep our Associate Brokers operating at a High Performance level. Janet is a REALTOR, and has served in all facets of brokerage administration and systems. She is the recipient of the Don B.Weist Award in 2016, and Co-Chairs the Government Affairs Committee at the South Suburban REALTOR Association.
Larry D. McGee, CRS, CRB - President, Employing Broker, and Chief Executive Officer - A firm believer in the importance of knowledge, Larry is dedicated to personal and professional education. The practice of real estate brokerage is ever changing and Larry ensures that he is current on the latest developments. He is a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) and has completed the rigorous requirements to obtain the Certified Residential Broker (CRB) designation. Larry is well-respected for his wealth of knowledge, and his agents and clients depend on him for information and guidance.