About Erik & Romy Jacobson
Erik and Romy Jacobson have been enjoying the Hawaii lifestyle for over 25 years! They work together from the Compass offices on Hawaii Island. Together they work with clients from Kamuela to Kona and specialize in Kohala Coast Resort properties.
Erik is a native of Minnesota. He attended college at Colorado School of Mines on a wrestling scholarship and has lived in Minnesota, Colorado, Hawaii, Alaska, and the Caribbean. He spent many hears working on the water both as a licensed boat captain and as a SCUBA instructor. Erik is now a licensed REALTOR® and has been helping people buy and sell real estate on Hawaii Island since 2009. He is an active member of the North Hawaii Rotary Club where he has held various positions including President, Treasurer, and Secretary. Erik is currently enjoying his first year paddling outrigger
canoe with the Waikoloa Canoe Club out of Anaeho’omalu Bay!
Romy was born and raised in California. She graduated with a BA in English from UCLA, then moved to Hawaii in 1993 to follow her dream of working on the ocean. Romy and Erik met while working together on America II (an America's Cup contender in the 1987 racing season). Romy is now a licensed REALTOR® in the state of Hawaii. She has served two terms on the Board of Directors for the West Hawaii Association of REALTORS® (WHAR). She has also volunteered her time on various WHAR committees and is a graduate of the Hawaii Association of REALTORS® Leadership Academy. Romy was awarded REALTOR® of the Year for the West Hawaii Association of REALTORS® in 2017. She is currently serving on the BOD for Hawaii Realtors® at the state level.