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Lead Listing Specialist – Partner
Joel Griffin is native to The Woodlands and graduated from McCullough High School. Joel graduated with a B.B.A in Finance and a M.S in Finance and Economics from Texas Tech University. In 2016 Joel and his wife, Kristi, aligned their skills and partnered together to launched Griffin Realty Group. As a partner of the group, Joel oversees the operations and financials of the business. Joel’s principal role is lead Listing Specialist. With a passion for numbers and negotiating, he continues to prove his unrivaled success selling homes. He is committed to listening to the needs of his clients and protecting their investment with the highest of integrity. In his spare time, Joel enjoys spending time with his wife, Kristi and their two children, Reagan and Harrison. He also enjoys traveling, great food, and an aggressive game of poker. Joel puts his time and talents into Kairos Prison Ministry and serves on the board of the Texas Tech Alumni Association of North Houston. When you’re ready to sell – Joel will be eager to use his expertise to serve you and your family by earning you the most money in the least amount of time.
Lead Buyers Specialist – Partner
Kristi Griffin is a proud Houstonian. She grew up in Cypress, TX, attended the University of Houston, and currently resides with her family in The Woodlands, TX. In 2016 Kristi and her husband, Joel, aligned their skills and partnered together to launch Griffin Realty Group. As a partner of the group, Kristi oversees the marketing and outreach for the business. Kristi’s principal role is lead Buyers Specialist. Client satisfaction is her number one goal – ensuring each client meets their real estate goals with a smile on their face. Her passion for people and her ability to identify her client’s needs quickly sets her apart. In her spare time, Kristi enjoys spending time with her husband, Joel and their two children, Reagan and Harrison. She enjoys live music, dancing, and will never pass up an opportunity to do Karaoke. Kristi puts her time and talents towards the Agent Leadership Council for Keller Williams-The Woodlands and serves on the Junior League of The Woodlands. If you’re looking for an honest and focused home buying experience – Kristi’s unmatched passion for her clients and their goals makes her the obvious choice.
Allyson Evans has been a proud Houstonian for over 25 years. She’s lived and served a multitude of Houston’s beloved areas. Allyson graduated with a B.B.A in Marketing from Texas A&M University. She began her Real Estate career in 2012 as a single agent and made the decision to join Griffin Realty Group as a Buyer Specialist in 2019. Allyson is constantly striving to exceed her client’s expectations with an unsurpassed attention to detail. When Allyson is not serving her clients, she enjoys dancing, singing, entertaining friends and family, and spending time with her husband, Stephen, at their home in Oak Ridge North-on the North side of Houston. Allyson pours her time and treasures into her church choir, Texas A&M Caring Aggies Mentoring Program, and the NAMI (National Alliance of Mental Illness). Allyson is a full time, high-integrity, and trustworthy REALTOR® that is looking forward to handling your biggest investments and assisting you with your real estate needs.
“Christian was born & raised in South Louisiana, and has lived in the Houston area for about 7 years. Christian graduated with her R.N., B.S. in Nursing from Nicholls State University. She loves that the same reason she became a nurse is why she became a Realtor… to help people, just in a different way. She began her Real Estate career in 2019 as a single agent and had over 2 million dollars in production in her first year. Christian strives to provide excellent customer service & has enjoyed the new & old friends she has done business with so far. She has been married to her husband, Jeramy for 15 years & they have 2 children, Jackson & Baron. In her free time, Christian enjoys gardening, decorating & of course, looking at open houses on the weekends. Her family has lived in Graystone Hills, Woodforest & Jacobs Reserve, & now reside in The Village of Alden Bridge, The Woodlands. She is familiar with the area & has a successful track record of listening to her client’s needs and ensuring their expectations are simply exceeded.”
Business Development Specialist
Alan Owens was born in Florida. After some time in California and Arizona, he is now proud to call Texas his home. Alan aligned his 40 years of sales experience with Griffin Realty Group as a Business Development Specialist in 2018. Alan is dedicated to finding and cultivating relationships with sellers and buyers in order to connect them with our talented team of REALTOR® s. In his spare time, Alan enjoys spending time with his wife Jan and their sweet Bichon Frise, “Beau”. He loves listening to jazz, R&B, and Blues, a good movie, a good book, and good food. Alan happily meets with people every day to find out which REALTOR® from our group is the best fit to see them through a smooth real estate experience.
Lead Transaction Coordinator
Maureen Howard grew up living in Tennessee, Colorado, and Deer Park, Texas. She now lives in Humble, and is a proud Texas resident. She started her career in a real estate administrative role, and then decided to get her license to be an agent herself. Maureen joined the Griffin Realty Group team as our lead transaction coordinator in November 2019. Coordinating a stress free move for our clients is something that she strives to do, and all of our clients express much gratitude for the efforts Maureen puts forth. She ensures every step is complete to get them in or out of a home. Maureen is an exceptional customer service provider, and we are lucky to have her! In her free time, Maureen spends time with her husband and two young children. They often cook, paint, and do fun crafts together. We have no doubt Maureen will make any client feel supported from the day they go under contract, to close!
Avery Cooper was born and raised in Houston, TX and is a proud Houstonian. She has four older siblings that have guided the way throughout her life, as she attended Memorial High School and University of Houston. In 2019, Avery began working for a local company in the Restaurant industry, and served in the Marketing, Operations, & Human Resources departments. In 2021, Avery joined the team as our Team Associate! Her involvement in several areas of business have equipped her to oversee the marketing for the team, assist with listing coordination, and manage our CRM database. She maintains a can-do attitude and a willingness to learn! In her free time, Avery enjoys hosting potlucks with girlfriends, cooking at home with her significant other, or trying new restaurants in Houston. In addition, she gathers with her family for weekly dinners together at her parents home. We know Avery will help maximize our local reach, and bring awareness to our listings!
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