You don’t have to look very far to find someone in the homebuilding industry who can attest to the experience and great reputation of Rich. With over 40 years of homebuilding experience in Arizona, combined with his strong character qualities, including doing things right the first time, you know you are in good hands at Keystone Homes. Rich, with his wife Kay, incorporated Keystone Homes in 1981 and fully started operations in 1989. He has been continuously building since 1989 (Yes, always under the same name of “Keystone Homes” and even through the great recession finishing every community that was started). Before starting Keystone Homes, he was the General Manager of a large homebuilding company, Knoell Homes (eventually sold to Shea Homes).
As Vice President and a Principal of Keystone Homes, Rich manages the finance and accounting needs of the business and leads the effort for new acquisitions. He also supports the sales and marketing needs of the company. Prior to joining Keystone Homes in 2008, Rich gained invaluable experience working for the diversified real estate company, Greystar Real Estate Partners, in their investment group. Rich graduated from Gonzaga University (go Bulldogs!) with a degree in Business with concentrations in Finance and Entrepreneurial Leadership and he recently completed his MBA at Columbia Business School.
As Vice President and General Manager, Jeff oversees Keystone’s overall strategic direction as well as the day-to-day operation of the business. While focusing in on all the details that create one-of-a-kind communities, Jeff keeps Keystone’s big picture in mind of developing highly sought after, well thought-out communities in very desirable locations where we build beautiful, high-quality, personalized homes for our owners to enjoy for years to come. Having nearly 20 years of key building and development experience in commercial construction and with both large publicly traded homebuilders and smaller private homebuilders, Jeff brings a high level of expertise and enthusiasm to lead the company well into the future. Jeff is graduate of Arizona State University’s Del E. Webb School of Construction.
Marina’s favorite part of her job is the opportunity to form meaningful connections with people. The lasting friendships’ she has made with her customers is a testament to her commitment and devotion to helping people. The true lifeblood of our company starts with Marina. Marina is here to walk the customer through one of the most pleasant buying processes that you, the customer, will ever experience. Marina has over 20 years of new home sales experience, and has been with Keystone Homes since 2005 and has sold over 180 homes for Keystone Homes.
Within spending about 5 minutes with Dianna, you will feel as though you have known her for years. Dianna has been instrumental in Keystone’s success and is a great representation of Keystone Homes. Dianna has decades of experience selling real estate and can easily explain all the amazing benefits of buying a “new” Keystone Home as opposed to a “used” home.
Jacquie brings diversity to her position having both re-sale and new home sales experience over the past 18 years. Through her experience and know-how, she truly understands and relates to what buyers and real estate professions go through on both sides of the transaction and aims to make purchasing and building a home a great experience. Jacquie’s conscientious care of customers, her professional approach to problem solving and her enthusiasm make her a valued member of the Keystone team. Jacquie truly believes in the company’s workmanship and commitment to quality so much, that she has personally owned 2 Keystone Homes over the years!
You tell him once and it will get done right. Don’t worry about that confusing custom niche that was designed just for you – he will get it done perfectly. In addition to being a Project Manager for Keystone Homes, John is our Energy Efficiency Expert in residence. John leads the green building energy initiatives that Keystone Homes uses. While at Keystone Homes, John built one of the few true “net zero” homes in Arizona.
Heather’s unique talents in business and accounting along with her positive problem solving outlook make her an integral part of the Keystone Homes team and growth plans of the company. She comes to us from the global accounting firm of KPMG where she was an Associate Auditor. Heather is originally from the Carlsbad, California area, a graduate of Biola University, and is a recent newlywed. From Heather “I love people and I am passionate about helping the Keystone team serve each new homeowner well. I love hanging out with family, playing board games, decorating our house and reading a good book!”
Scott is the designated broker for Keystone Homes. He’s the owner of Acacia Properties, Inc. and has 40 years of experience in new home and custom lot marketing. During the span, Scott has successfully marketed new homes ranging from entry level to luxury custom homes. His relationship with the Eneim family began in the 1970s when both families were involved together at Knoell Homes for many years. Scott has a degree in marketing from Northern Arizona University. He is a past president of the Tempe Diablos and is a life member of the Fiesta Bowl committee.
As Billing Analyst, Katie works closely with Keystone’s contractors and suppliers to ensure that bills and purchase orders are properly addressed. With Katie’s strong work ethic, she maintains a commitment to excellent customer service. Prior to coming to Keystone, she accumulated many years of valuable experience within the property and office management fields. Katie graduated magna cum laude from The University of Arizona. Additionally, she enjoyed a professional acting career, performing in over a dozen musical productions at Arizona Broadway Theatre. Her new favorite role is being “Mom” to her beautiful newborn son and spending time with her husband.
As Senior Accountant, Dave supports the main accounting functions of Keystone Homes. He is a native of Sandy, Utah and initially began attending college as a piano performance major at the University of Utah. After two semesters, Dave accepted a volunteer opportunity for two years as a full-time missionary for his church. Upon returning, he decided to change career paths, however, and eventually began studies at Brigham Young University where he graduated with his master's degree in accounting. Shortly thereafter he accepted a position as an audit associate with KPMG in Houston, Texas where he was soon promoted to Senior Audit Associate. He eventually transferred to the Phoenix area to be closer to family and several months later began work for Keystone. In his spare time, Dave loves playing the piano and organ, wakesurfing, longboarding, life coaching, and being with family.