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.
Dakota Veenhuis, Marketing & Transaction Coordinator
Dakota Veenhuis is our Marketing and Transaction Coordinator. Her background varies from sales and marketing in the large format printing industry to most recently beginning her endeavor into portrait and wedding photography. Dakota has a continuous passion for helping others, achieving her goals, and going above and beyond to help in any way she can.
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.