About Me


Denise states her mission in simple terms: "My purpose is to provide the best advise and superior service to my clients while ensuring they get a good deal within the parameters of their goals".  She is diligent about continuing education, attends seminars and follows the developments throughout the local areas.  Recently, she earned a certificate in Design Thinking and completed a course of studies through the Stanford University Graduate School of Business. Denise has always been based in Los Altos but has managed transactions from South San Jose to the Los Gatos Mountains and North to San Carlos.

Serving the Bay Area residential market for over 30 years, Denise is also involved in the local Realtor organization, Silicon Valley Association of Realtors(SILVAR). In 2017, she is currently President of SILVAR.  She also serves as a Director for the California Association of Realtors (C.A.R.) where she serves on committees dedicated to promoting and preserving property rights and legislation that supports the growth and freedom of home ownership. Denise has also served for eight years as a commissioner in the City of Los Altos on the Los Altos Historical Commission and chaired the annual Margaret Thompson Essay Contest for 5 of those years.

Denise has devoted many hours to volunteering for her sons' schools, her church, veterans' organizations and her sons' Boy Scout Troop.  She lives with her husband, Mike, in Los Altos.

Other noteworthy accomplishments:

  • Graduate of UCLA
  • Lifetime Achievement Award (2004)
  • Outstanding Achievement (1998,1999,2000,2001,2002,2003)
  • President's Club (Alain Pinel, 2001)
  • President's Circle (Intero, 2005,2006)
  • Executive Circle (Intero, 2007,2008,2009,2011)
  • President's Club (2013-Present)