As President of Goodman Real Estate (GRE), Kelli Jo is a passionate servant leader who has driven the success of GRE’s three companies’ integration, which resulted in all companies operating at its highest potential. She attributes their success by focusing on developing a foundation of vision, strategy, and goals in partnership with CEO George Petrie. Her goal of creating a culture of positivity, transparency, and authenticity not only attracts top talent but also cultivates the next generation of leaders.
With an innovative and inclusive leadership style, Kelli Jo fosters an environment of humility while empowering her team and celebrating their successes. Through mentorship and developing team members and she challenges each person to grow in their roles and beyond.
Kelli Jo first joined Goodman Real Estate in 1996. Her career spans more than 25 years, working in every facet of real estate including development, property management, acquisition, land disposition.
Kelli Jo is an active member of several industry organizations such as the North Seattle College (NSC) Residential and Property Management B.A.S. Advisory Board, ConstructDiversity, Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) and Downtown Seattle Association (DSA). Kelli Jo and her family enjoy an active lifestyle. On top of being avid equestrians, they love to ski, hike, run, and enjoy time together.