NW Portland Branch
25 NW 23rd Place, Suite 1
Portland, Oregon 97210
Contact our staff:
AVP / Branch Manager
Read more about Barbara
AVP / Branch Manager
Barbara has more than 25 years of industry experience including 18 in real estate sales. Throughout her career, Barbara has consistently been recognized as a top performer, delivering excellent customer service through strong listening and communication skills, the implementation of highly effective business practices and a focus on building strong client relationships. Barbara’s industry knowledge and experience allow her to bring true value to many facets of client business.
Barbara enjoys traveling, golf, cycling and the area’s summer outdoor music events.
Read more about Eva
With more than 12 years of industry, Eva is a wealth of experience and knowledge for your real estate transactions. You will discover in your transactions with Eva, she demonstrates her belief that communication is key and she feels it is critical that you know the status of your transaction as it meets milestones throughout the closing process. Eva is flexible with her communication and presentation style, possessing the ability to adjust to the unique needs and requirements of each client, not only throughout the escrow process, but in each signing as well. Eva views herself as a partner in every transaction she is involved in and feels it is important to be accountable for everything that she can control to ensure that the transaction closes on time. Should an unforeseen issue arise, Eva will be found in the midst of the solution, working hard to assist in a resolution, allowing the transaction to move forward toward closing. Eva and her team pride themselves in being highly responsive responding quickly to phone calls and emails as well as working swiftly to provide requested fee quotes and HUD’s, all while ensuring accuracy.
In her free time you will find Eva spending time with her golden retriever’s, Ike & Oscar and her husband, Leif. They enjoy travelling, spending time at the gym and love an adventure!
Read more about Zach
With 14 years of escrow and title experience, escrow officer Zach Bay approaches every transaction from a 360 degree perspective. He has worn many hats in the industry, including title officer, marketing representative and escrow officer. It is this collective experience that allows him to care for your transactions at the highest level, proactively identifying potential issues before they surface. Zach provides clients with a rare combination of skills, having the mindset of a title officer the organization and understanding of an escrow officer and the outgoing personality of a marketing representative. Zach would love an opportunity to work on your next transaction, whether it is in new construction, refinance, resale or even farm land. His adaptive nature and general knowledge will help insure that you and your clients have the perfect experience when closing at WFG.
Read more about Kristi
A native Oregonian with over 17 years’ of escrow experience, Kristi maintains strong presence in NW/Uptown districts and the entire Portland tri-county area, closing residential sales, refinances, short sales and new construction. Kristi has earned the loyalty of and is highly regarded by area mortgage and real estate professionals. Through her proactive approach, attention to detail and problem resolution skills, Kristi acts as a true business partner in the transaction, working to ensure all parties to the transaction have an exceptional escrow experience.
Kristi spends her free time with her husband and son. She enjoys the thriving Portland’s culinary culture, taking in all the newest restaurants and food festivals.
Sr. Escrow Officer
Read more about Nikki
Sr. Escrow Officer
Nikki has more than 11 years of experience in the real estate, lending and title and escrow world. Her mission is to get you what you need before you know you need it. She has implemented a team-oriented approach to closing the transaction, which allows her and her team to close a large volume of orders while focusing on great service.
Nikki has bachelor’s degrees from Linfield College in business, finance and mathematics. She brings a diversity of knowledge to the table, which allows her to close the most difficult of transactions—from short sales to bankruptcies, new construction to mobile homes and everything in between. Aside from her knowledge and tenacity, Nikki has a fun and outgoing personality that clients appreciate.
Nikki is a self-professed shopaholic and has competed in college athletics.
Nikki’s commitment to you: “I make it a point each day to exceed my own expectations in the service I provide to you and your client. You will notice that difference on every transaction I close!”
Read more about Jared
Jared has been in the industry for seven years and closes anything that comes his way.
He specializes in reverse mortgages, but has vast experience in all transactions, including standard sales and refi’s as well as private loan transactions.
Jared spent eight years serving his country in the Marine Corps. As a Sergeant, Jared was charged with running an administrative unit of 12 junior marines, which taught him the day-to-day procedures for running an office with different personalities and meeting deadlines. Jared equates that experience to working with agents and brokers to get the sale closed and the buyer into his or her new home.
Jared attended Portland State University and received a degree in finance. He proudly takes an “outside the box” approach to solving tasks while adhering to a practical yet unbending set of ethics.
Read more about Ashley
Ashley’s bright smile and positive attitude are infectious, and her calm demeanor enables her to handle the most challenging dilemmas with ease.
In her free time, she enjoys visiting the Oregon coast with her extended family, cooking, decorating, and anything involving creating memories with her girls.