Our Team

Jeff Russell — Broker Associate, Realtor

CEO and owner of Jeff Russell Real Estate, Jeff Russell started one of the largest independent real estate offices in Southern California. Since the onset of his company, Jeff has consistently been named one of the top real estate brokers in Los Angeles and has gained much notoriety in the housing market on a national level. Jeff Russell Real Estate has outperformed every other company in their market for the past several years making it one of the largest real [...]

Denise West — Operations Manager / Appraiser / Broker Associate

Denise began with Jeff Russell Real Estate 6 years ago as an in house appraiser. After only a few months, she was tasked to head up the company as Operations Manager and responsibilities included the day to day operations of the business. Her role in the organization is making sure that all of our processes are in line with each client’s individual needs so that we can continue to meet and exceed the client’s expectations. Because she understands property values from [...]

Annie Hernandez — Offers and Transaction / Closing Coordinator / Realtor

Annie has been with Jeff Russell Real Estate since early 2011 and has become one of our most valuable employees. She is responsible for the offer and transaction coordination process.

Annie has been a licensed realtor since 2006 and comes to us with over 16 years in the Real Estate industry.  She has been involved in every aspect of the transaction and is very well versed. Prior to joining us, she was an Escrow Officer for 5 years and has a [...]

Tiffani Paul — Accounting Manager

Tiffani has been managing the accounting at Jeff Russell Real Estate the past 8 years managing and overseeing the day to day finances of our business. She orchestrates all aspects of our financials with ease; this includes clients, vendors, escrows, agents and employees. If this isn’t enough she also manages our Human Resource needs.

Tiffani joined Jeff Russell Real Estate as a seasoned veteran to our organization. She has 20 years of accounting experience in multiple industries with 20 years of that [...]

Mike Koellen — Field Operations

Mike Koellen has overseen from 400 homes that have been in various stages of real estate sales. It’s Mike’s job to communicate the status and condition of these properties with Jeff Russell Real Estate to ensure a smooth and quick closing process to maximize the value of these properties.

Mike Spent 7 years as a staff accountant in the savings and loan industry, followed by 11 years of restaurant and retail management. I then went into automotive sales for 9 years and have [...]