Shaun is a lifelong Southern California native and currently resides in Encinitas with his wife and two young children. He has an intimate knowledge of the North San Diego County market and schools (wife Kelli is a schoolteacher of 15 years in N. County). He earned his BA from UCSD in music/computer science, received his Real Estate salesperson license in 2015 and is a recent addition to Compass/Klinge Realty Group.
In addition to his work in Real Estate, Shaun is also an Investment Advisor and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder. His background in Finance allows him to bring a unique and comprehensive financial perspective to both buyers and sellers, as well as a keen insight into market conditions and valuation.
Prior to his work in Real Estate and Finance, Shaun was a recording artist and professional musician, having performed in over 20 countries around the world during his career. He brings the same drive, negotiating skills, strategic thinking, marketing prowess and honest communication he used to navigate the music industry into his real estate profession.
In his spare time Shaun still enjoys performing, spending time with his family, surfing, and the outdoors. In addition, he is a lifelong equestrian and avid polo player, and thoroughly understands the intricacies of equestrian properties and the specific needs and goals for horse-minded buyers and sellers.
Shaun has a friendly, yet clear and direct approach to real estate with an emphasis on thorough research and detailed analysis during every single step of the process. He applies his diverse skill set and out-of-the-box strategic thinking to provide exceptional service to his clients so they can realize their real estate dreams.