We make our home in Eagan, MN. John grew up in St. Paul, Melanie in Maple Grove.

We own and manage rental properties in the Twin Cities area.
We are active members of St. John Neumann Church in Eagan, MN.
In our free time, we enjoy traveling, working out and spending time with our family, friends and our son Jace and daughters Makenna and Mallory.
Our favorite sport teams are the MN Timberwolves and Manchester United (English Premier League soccer).
John is a coach for the boys’ soccer team at Eagan High School.
Melanie is a member of the Eagan East MOMS Club and enjoys scrapbooking and volunteering at our local school.
We spend time volunteering for Eagan Yellow Ribbon and the Midway Men’s Club.
John served in the active duty infantry with the US Army 101st Airborne/Air Assault Division during Operation Desert Shield/Storm 1990-93 out of Ft. Campbell, KY.

We truly believe that we need to keep growing and learning in all aspects of life. As part of our commitment to providing quality real estate service, we continue to participate in numerous advanced training courses each year. This allows us to share the latest market, legal and technical information concerning real estate with you.


  • We are both graduates of St. Cloud State University
  • Graduate of Realtor Institute, GRI
  • Graduates of numerous ProSource Real Estate Education Courses
  • Completed Edina Realty Relocation Course
  • Edina Realty Residential Investment Specialist
  • New Homes Sales Specialist (NHSS)
  • Voted Twin Cities Super Agent every year since inception of award – Mpls/St.Paul Magazine……..only 4% of Realtors in MN receive this award.


  • Awarded the”Super Real Estate Agent”Award by Mpls St Paul Magazine & Twin Cities Business Monthly – every year 2005-2014.
  • Chairman’s circle 2014
  • Members of the 2006 and 2012 Edina Realty Master’s Circle (top 5% in the nation)
  • Members of the 2004, 2005, 2007 – 2011 Edina Realty President’s Circle
  • Members of the 2003 Edina Realty Leadership Circle
  • Active members of the Southern Twin Cities board of REALTORS®
  • Active members of the Minneapolis board of REALTORS®
  • Members of the National Association of REALTORS®
  • Members of the Minnesota Association of REALTORS®
  • Past Eagan Office Sales Advisory Council Representative
  • Past Mentor for Edina Realty Eagan Office Mentor Program
  • Edina Realty Exceptional Properties Members