Boni Romero, licensed in both Oregon and Washington, was born + raised in Hood River. By growing up in the Gorge, Boni has strong ties to his community. After graduating from Hood River Valley High + college coursework he went into sales. In both the telecommunications + automotive sales industries he refined his negotiation skills. With his extensive background in sales he is a strong negotiator in both English + Spanish. Now married + raising a child of his own in the community, he enjoys providing excellent service in helping his neighbors into the homes of their dreams.
Summer Bodolay was born + raised in the Columbia Gorge. She has always had a passion for architecture + industrial design since she was a young girl. Through her own family’s real estate buying experience + new home construction, she experienced firsthand the excitement + research involved in buying, developing, + scouting out properties.
Summer soon after accepted a job offer from their real estate agent as an office assistant. It was a wonderful way to become familiar with the administrative duties of an agent + ensure she would enjoy the career field. During that time her interest in real estate only blossomed, + she moved on to completing all the required courses to become an agent herself. She loves having the opportunity to meet so many great people + help them accomplish their real estate goals.
During her time off Summer spends her days with her husband + two beautiful daughters. Completing projects on their own personal real estate investments or enjoying all the adventures that this recreational haven, The Columbia Gorge, has to offer. The Gorge is a dream destination for so many + one of the very best places to raise a family. When you are looking to buy, sell, or develop, Summer would be happy to have the opportunity to provide you with her personalized service + expertise during your efforts.
Colleen Carroll licensed in Oregon, originally hails from the outskirts of Seattle, Washington. Colleen grew up exploring all of the recreational opportunities that the Columbia River Gorge has to offer and shortly after graduating with a B.A. in Economics, she moved to Hood River, Oregon making it her home base while she traveled the globe as a professional Kiteboarder. After almost a decade of traveling and competing alongside the world’s best kiteboarders, all the while coming home to Hood River in between events and photoshoots, Colleen learned that there was nowhere else in the world quite like the Columbia River Gorge. Now a permanent resident, she directs her tenacity and competitive drive towards helping her clients achieve their Real Estate goals.
In addition to her successful career as a professional athlete, Colleen has experience in Sales, Marketing, has a keen eye for photography and has an extensive portfolio of published articles. This experience lends her well to the many hats that an agent wears. In her free time, you can find her on the water, in the mountains, or working on her own home and garden projects with her boyfriend and rescue pup, Joey.
For over 15 years Sarah Cordeiro has held many leadership roles in the healthcare space. Her passion is helping people. Sarah has spent years on the road fueled by her commitment to help serve and innovate with physicians, hospitals and patients. Although she has enjoyed her career endeavors and accomplishments, Sarah has always held a special creative spot in which to grow. Her desire and wish to invest in a local, professional real estate career came true at the beginning of 2021. When she's not busy professionally and in the community, Sarah and her husband Matt are out adventuring with their two kids, Max and Brooklyn. They enjoy all things outdoors, their incredible network of friends and the remarkable community within the Columbia River Gorge. Sarah feels so fortunate and is thrilled about joining the JD Real Estate team. She looks forward to creating an authentic client experience that will bring joy and confidence every time.
Kenzie Carlstrom wears a few hats at the Jen Dillard Real Estate office. She was born in Hood River + calls it home now, but spent much of her childhood in the interior of BC, Canada. She is Jen’s assistant + nicknamed the energizer bunny because she is constantly go-go-going! She grew up surrounded by “fixer-upper” real estate investors as parents and has the ability to see past what meets the eye in a project property. She has an eye for interior design, staging + marketing but also can be caught directing IGTV videos. Her strong work ethic + attention to details ensures the little things are accounted for within the JD team.
In her free time Kenzie ski tours, mt bikes, teaches fitness, kite boards designs bikinis, + spends time with friends.
She is a third generation realtor, who has lived and breathed Real Estate for as long as she can remember. At age 10 her job was changing the reader board outside of her mother’s Real Estate office and mailing out advertisements for homes- oh how times have changed! Over the past 3 years she has helped clients and friends buy and sell Real Estate in sunny San Diego county. Now, she is back home in the Gorge where she enjoys snowboarding at Mount Hood meadows, fishing on the Columbia River + sipping a craft beer in the Gorge. By having her Real Estate license active in both Oregon & California she is able to help a wide variety of those looking to re-locate or settle down. As a Realtor, her first priority is to make her clients happy! She always strives to ensure that the home buying or selling process is fun, easy and stress-free.
Ashlyn’s previous experience of working with a local construction company helps her to fully understand the ins and outs of a home. She is so excited to help guide you to what might be the largest purchase or sale you’ll ever experience!