|| Our Team
Kristan Cole, Broker Associate
Kristan brings more than 25 years of marketing, sales and negotiating experience to the sale of your home or to the purchase of your new home or investment property. Kristan is an expert negotiator and loves working with her clients. Kristan has earned her Master Faculty Instructor designation with Keller Williams and Kristan and her team have been the top real estate selling team in Alaska for years. She has achieved numerous designations such as Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE), Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) and is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) which shows her dedication to her profession. Setting a Higher Standard is more than a motto; it is her dedication to excellence. More importantly, Kristan feels blessed to have helped over 2,000 families since 1984 to buy and sell their homes. For a complete resume, go to the Designations page.
Jesse Tanner, Senior Buyer Specialist
Jesse is a Navy Veteran and lifelong Wasilla resident, with a bachelor’s degree in marketing & business and a decade of experience representing buyers in the state of Alaska. His enthusiasm, commitment to excellence, and comprehensive knowledge of the marketplace are a true asset to the home buying process. An avid investor himself, Jesse also specializes in multi-family and investor properties. His leadership of the buyer specialist team guides professional buyer representation from our team and fluid communication with our listing team to ensure our buyer clients always have firsthand knowledge of the up and coming Kristan Cole Team inventory, the most extensive inventory in the Valley.
Shanna Lantto, Listing Coordinator and Lead Administrator
Shanna is a long-time member and leader on the Kristan Cole Team. She is the glue that holds our administrative team together. When you decide to sell your home, she will also be the first person you speak with. Shanna gathers all of your information to best prepare our Listing Partners for their appointment with you. Once you have committed to listing your home or property with The Kristan Cole Team, Shanna works directly with you, the seller. Her expertise is to make sure everything a potential buyer would want to know about your home is readily available. She leads the charge with managing the flow of communication between you, the team and the industry to ensure we meet your expectations and get your home or property sold!
Kristi Tanner Mock, Listing Specialist
Kristi joined the Kristan Cole team in 2010. Born and raised in Mat-Su Valley, Alaska is Kristi’s home and she loves to sell it! BS in Criminal Justice and Sociology from Arizona, Kristi started her professional career in criminal law and then found a spirit for real estate sales. Kristi is extremely detailed oriented and passionate about client service. She loves working with residential buyers and sellers and it shows through weekly glowing client testimonials. Call Kristi for an over the top buyer or seller experience.
Quake Haydon, Buyer Specialist
As a lifelong resident of Alaska, Quake will put his insider knowledge to work to find a special property in your neighborhood of choice. He brings a genuine helpful nature to his dealings with real estate clients and non-clients alike. Quake has been involved in business and real estate for over 15 years and was awarded Top Forty under Forty Business Professionals by the Alaska Journal of Commerce. He has a Bachelor in Business degree from the University of Alaska Anchorage and his community involvement includes volunteering for Big Brothers of Alaska and Habitat for Humanity. Why choose Quake as your real estate agent? He genuinely listens, and will work tirelessly on your behalf to meet your needs. If you want to shake up your choices as to which property to purchase, call Quake, your Buyer Specialist!
Charlie Bagg, Anchorage/Eagle River Specialist
Charlie has a bachelor's degree in Marketing with an emphasis on professional selling and negotiating. He has served hundreds of families over the last 20 years as a real estate agent. He has extensive new construction knowledge after having spent 8 years with a large production builder in the lower 48, which provided him with a large amount of training in the new home construction planning, building & buying processes. Charlie is a Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE), and has successfully assisted many families through the processes of saving their homes from foreclosure. He has the knowledge and experience to provide you with the best representation possible. Charlie says, "My main goal in serving my clients real estate needs is to be enthusiastically referred." He is a family oriented person who truly cares about his clients' home buying and selling goals.
Clay Thompson, Buyer Specialist
Clay joins the Kristan Cole Team with local market experience in property management coupled with a background in specialized landscape management of multimillion-dollar homes. His initial interest of flying helicopters led him to obtain his pilot certificates and a bachelor’s degree in Aviation Administration from Utah Valley University. This unique education enabled him to obtain valuable skills and knowledge including effective communication, precision, attention to detail, and the ability to obtain proficient results through organization. Clay now applies his experience in Alaska by diligently serving and assisting people with their real estate needs. Integrity is his core belief as he strives to understand those needs and helps you achieve your complete satisfaction. Come in and share with Clay your real estate goals and let him work with you in finding that new place called Home!
Teresa Steeby, Client Care Specialist/Adminstrative Assistant
Teresa has a keen eye for detail and ensures all our monthly client correspondences go out in a timely and error free manner. It is not uncommon to hear from Teresa during your relationship with the team as she occasionally calls just to see how things are going and ensure you are getting the service you deserve. When you call in or stop by there is a good chance Teresa will be the first one to greet you.