Kris Jensen, Listing Specialist and Team Lead
Kris has been a full-time realtor with Keller Williams Realty since 2002 when she became the first Keller Williams agent in Hudson, WI. Back then, she had the vision of Keller Williams and believed clients and other agents would see the greatness of this company and their aligned values.
Kris has an undisputed reputation for excellence in listing and selling all types of real estate. She is known by all as an energetic professional, with a strong business background and eye for detail. She has been described as ‘having a heart of gold and a generous spirit.’ This is what sets her apart. She is in the real estate business because of the people and her passion for helping them work through one of their most important life decisions – finding a place to call home and create a lifestyle they love. Every decision she makes begins with how she can serve her client’s needs first. Whether upsizing, downsizing, relocating or new construction, Kris will work to make your move seamless. Kris’ expertise in the processes of buying and selling homes makes her a trusted resource, a skilled negotiator and a strong advocate for her clients’ best interests.
Because Kris believes that knowledge is power, she is driven to continuously learn new ways to help our clients with their individual real estate needs. She is committed to continuing education, so she can add value for her clients. Today she holds high credentials and has acquired numerous designations including, the CRS (Certified Residential Specialist), SRES (Seniors Real Estate Specialist), ABR (Accredited Buyers Representative), SFR (Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource), CDPE (Certified Distressed Property Expert) and GRI (Graduate Realtor Institute). She has also received the coveted ‘Super Real Estate Agent’ award nine different years by the Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine, which is voted on by past client’s customer satisfaction, mortgage lenders and title closers in the industry.
As a St. Croix River Valley resident, Kris enjoys being an active part of the community. She is a member and ambassador with the Hudson Chamber of Commerce and a member of many business networking groups in the river valley area. She and her husband, Kerry, are part of the Greeter Team at their local church and together they enjoy traveling, hiking, organic cooking and attending concerts. Foremost, she and Kerry value their family and spending time with their three grown children, Reece, Jake and Ruby who all live in the area.
As you work with Kris, you will quickly discover her passion for serving people in real estate, so they can create a lifestyle they love.
Marlo Hoyt, Buyer Specialist
Marlo Hoyt is a Buyers Specialist and has been licensed both in MN & WI since early 2015. Marlo’s roots and strong work ethic began in a small farming community west of Minneapolis. After graduating from St Catherine’s with a Physical Therapy degree, she lived in White Bear Lake for 25 years and just recently moved to Afton. Once becoming a Mother, she chose to stay home and focus on raising her two daughters while building a successful Direct Sales Business for close to 20 years.
Her decision to become a Real Estate Agent was as easy transition as she loves helping people. Her caring nature and friendly personality, along with commitment to superior customer service, makes for a winning combination for her clients! In her free time, Marlo enjoys spending time with family and friends, travel, listening to live music, boating, kayaking and paddle boarding.
Heather Wimberger, Marketing & Transaction Coordinator
Heather Wimberger is our Marketing & Transaction Coordinator. Her background varies from marketing in the Napa Valley wine industry to most recently doing marketing for a local cycle & yoga studio. Within the last year Heather decided to try something new with her interest in home decorating, staging and house hunting and move into real estate. Heather has superior customer service, an outgoing personality and loves to help others in any way she can.
In her off time, she has a strong passion for all things fitness and is a certified yoga instructor. She loves spending quality time with her husband and daughters. Summers are spent swimming and being outside, and the winter months they enjoy hitting the slopes as much as possible.
Shawn Cagle, Marketing Communications Manager
Shawn has been a graphic designer, printer and marketer for nearly a decade. He brings a fantastic eye for photography as well as top notch digital marketing skills. Originally from LaCrosse, WI, he has enjoyed living in many cities around the Midwest. He’s an adventurous traveler having taken a two-month road trip to the American west, then another years later to the east coast.