Look Who’s Joined!

Lourdes Delgadillo

Lourdes Delgadillo

B.S. Business Management

Came from: Keller Williams

"Realty Executives brand says it all. Our business is real estate and we are professionals; the brand is recognized locally and internationally."

Lourdes Delgadillo has a strong - very strong - connection to many historical aspects in the American Southwest where her life has been shaped and forged, and now flourishes. While putting herself through college as a non-traditional student, Lourdes became "the first woman hired in construction" by a major U.S. home-builder.

Now with over 20 years of experience, with a uniquely effective combination of marketing / building construction / customer service, Lourdes has optimized the buying, selling, bidding, and building processes by leveraging her expertise in design to provide her best clients with a satisfying and cost-savings experience. Today, in addition to being aligned with Tucson-based powerhouse, Realty Executives, Lourdes is a proud mother of four, wife, and caregiver to her mother.

Grant Hampton

Grant Hampton

CCIM Candidate

Came from: Arizona Eagle Realty

"I made the switch to Realty Executives because I wanted to be a part of a company that gave me the freedom to grow and become a top producer."

Grant grew up in the real estate industry and was predestined to be in the profession "I am very familiar with Tucson, its architecture, and activities." Soon after graduating from the Hogan School of Real Estate, Grant signed on with Arizona Eagle Realty to receive one-on-one training and coaching. After two-and-a-half years and over $5 million in real estate transactions closed in the just the last twelve months, Grant decided to join Realty Executives Tucson Elite to take his career to the next level, and has enrolled in the upcoming CCIM designation offered by the CCIM Institute, Tucson Chapter.

"During my free time, I enjoy hiking with my girl, off-roading, working on my truck, and the two of us simply hanging out with our dog, Buddy. He's a Dogo Argentino - a loyal companion and overall goof ball. We three are hard to separate."

Gerald V. Mendoza

Gerald V. Mendoza

Came from: Keller Williams

"Company is growing amazingly... not nickeled and dimed in fees... great training."

The son of a copper miner from Silver City, NM and stay-at-home mother from Solomon, AZ, Gerald Mendoza, Jr. was born, raised, and schooled at Morenci, AZ, a Phelps Dodge town. After being the only member of his family to graduate college, majoring in marketing and merchandising, Gerald went forth to see the world and practice his earned knowledge.

Back in his hometown in the Ol' Pueblo with his lovely bride of 7 years, Gerald only recently became licensed in real estate and joined Keller Williams.

"While one buys or sells a property, business, or home, the transaction process can be frustrating and uncertain, further aggravating an already high-stress level," proclaimed Gerald, in an interview with his new firm Realty Executives Tucson Elite.

Paula Rodriguez

Paula Rodriguez

B.A. in Education

Came from: Keller Williams

"supported by all levels of management, able to expand my skills through... the distinction Realty Executives has in the industry."

After self-financing her education and graduating from the University of La Salle, the young and ambitious third Rodriguez lady relocated to the United States and settled in Chicago where she quickly immersed herself into the rough and tumble life of big city living - American style. With only a scant understanding of English, Paula was nevertheless accepted into prestigious DePaul University to continue her language studies.

Right before the worst economic crash since the Great Depression, Paula and her spouse relocated to sunny Tucson, Arizona because of a job transfer. Her, Paula found her path to the vibrant and international real estate community, first by translating contracts from English to Spanish, then website translation, and now real estate brokerage. Paula now manages one of Tucson's oldest and most respected teams.

Monica Yrigoyen

Monica Yrigoyen

B.A. in Business Administration
M.A. in Organizational Management

Came from: Keller Williams

"I needed to work with business professionals that would assist me in growing my business, allow me to be creative, and would help me continue to grow as an [exceptional agent]."

Monica's educational pursuits include earning a B.A. in business administration and a Master of Arts in organizational management which has distinguished her inside the Arizona real estate industry since 1984. She is a mentor, a teachor, and a trainer and has advised and consulted many professionals to improve their skills and grow their sphere-of-influences.

Born and raised on the West Side of Tucson and a current resident of the booming Southeast Side near Rita Ranch, Monica Yrigoyen is quite passionate about real estate, which is why she moved her real estate operations to real estate, which is why she moved her real estate operations to Realty Executives Tucson Elite. Monica is a proud mother to three beautiful girls.

Mark S. Johnson

Mark S. Johnson

Masters in Business Administration

Came from: Long Realty - River Road

From the prairies of Iowa to the strategic high ground overlooking the Hudson River at West Point, onto Olympic wrestling mats to battlefields in the Middle East, form Army Captain Mark S. Johnson has been groomed under the hardest and toughest standards on the planet, and met each challenge in a superlative manner.

After leaving the Army, and bolstered by his STEM education from West Point, Mark entered the highly competitive medical sales industry. He became an award-winning cardiovascular sales representative in Tucson, Arizona. Meanwhile, Mark earned an MBA and founded Mark Johnson Properties, a consortium that invests in multi-family and single-family rental properties for long term appreciation and positive cash flow investments.

Mark is married and has two school-age children, coach's youth football, is an avid fan of his daughter's youth soccer team, and, in his spare time, a voracious reader.

Hedy Ramani

Hedy Ramani

Came from: Coldwell-Banker NRT

"I am working with a professional team at this company [which] makes me work harder and smarter every day."

Prior to becoming a professional real estate agent, Hedy Ramani worked in various international companies in Milan, Italy and Dubai, U.A.E. and speaks four languages: Italian, Farsi, Turkish, and English, which has given her a truly international flair, spirit, and world view, After graduating with two degrees - English and international Relations - Ms. Ramani ventured into Italian fashion becoming the director of marketing at a famous Milano eyewear company: Solaris.

Ms. Ramani's decade and a half in marketing and entrepreneurship has positioned her beautifully for the next venture. Real estate brokerage and development is an ideal environment for her to reconnect with her education and breath of world experiences. She works with Buyers and sellers throughout Tucson and surrounding and currently, she secured contracts to open a new housing development in South Tucson, building new homes for under $250,000.

Kelly Bryan-Johnson

Kelly Bryan-Johnson

Came from: Long Realty - River Road

"Realty Executives has managed to keep that local, home grown feel and focus, while boasting an impressive international brand."

Kelly Bryan-Johnson was born in Oxnard, CA, the eldest of 4 siblings, to ED and Cathie Bryan. Settling in Tucson, AZ in 1985, the young and gregarious Kelly fell in love with the desert and decided to stay. After 12 years inside the real estate industry, Kelly is the team leader of the Kelly Bryan Group, which recently moved to Realty Executives Tucson Elite.

On the home front, Kelly is married to West Point graduate, Mark S. Johnson, raising two very cool, school-age children, is a professional singer, and of course and avid fan of all things U of A. As a domestic violence and cancer survivor, Kelly makes it a point to speak out to help other women protect themselves from both!

Pat Leach

Pat Leach

Came from: Keller Williams - Kolb

“The owners of Realty Executives are knowledgeable, supportive, and encouraging; they answer their phones, provide education, and are actively growing the company.”

Bianca Basurto

Bianca Basurto

Came from:

“I made the choice to join Realty Executives Tucson Elite (RETE) because I was ready to become a full-time agent and found this company to be the place for players.”

Lisa Valenzuela

Lisa Valenzuela

Came from: Meritage Homes

“I feel so very blessed and fortunate to be working in the Stone Canyon Sales Office and partnered with Realty Executive Tucson Elite.”

Lisa Gregory

Lisa Gregory

Came from: Avenida Realty

“Realty Executives is an entity composed of leaders and winners whose philosophy and mindset was encompassed by compassion and an understanding that everyone is unique - therefore every connection and transaction is unique.”