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J.D. is a Full Time Licensed Associate Broker & Realtor, who graduated from Colorado State University with a degree in economics. J.D. initially moved to the Phoenix area in pursuit of a career as a golf professional, while working at Desert Mountain.

J.D.’s father was involved in commercial real estate, and in 1999 approached J.D. to join forces, when he obtained his license. Their primary focus was in the Scottsdale Airpark and other light industrial properties, and during this time, he was responsible for brokering building sales and leasing, property management, managing development projects for clients, and land sales. In 2009 J.D. made the transition into residential real estate.

The experience J.D. accumulated while working in commercial real estate provided him with a unique skill set that allowed him to work well with investors, and offer creative approaches forming and negotiating over 270 transactions. Additionally, J.D. has run his own brokerage and twice appointed designated broker. J.D. lives with wife, Stephanie and their five children.

J.D. joined The Lifestyle Collection in 2019, bringing his 20 years of experience and knowledge, as well as his philosophy that there is always a solution.