Our Team

    Grace Henrikson, Team Lead

    Grace has a high understanding that each market faces its own challenges & knows that every client is different which makes every experience with Grace truly unique.

    In addition to bringing customized experiences, Grace brings a level of mastery not seen in the Real Estate Industry. With an extreme focus on being learning based, Grace continuously invests in the growth of her knowledge & skills by completing several training hours on a monthly basis.  She is able to provide her clients with expert contract knowledge & negotiations. Because of her high level of expertise & application, Grace has been selected to help train, lead & coach others in the Real Estate industry allowing her to play an innovative role in raising the bar of professionalism.

    Grace believes in paying things forward & is passionate about being the bridge from where people are to where they’d like to go. She loves sharing the experiences that she’s personally learned as well as those that she’s learned from others. This allows everyone to have the freedom of choosing the best options that’s the right fit for them.


    Amanda Weis, Director of Operations

    Amanda’s two passions in life are her family and real estate. She was raised in Colorado where she first fell in love with real estate when becoming a leasing consultant for a national REIT. She went on to pursue Property Management for 17 years in Colorado and eventually Washington before making the switch to residential real estate and joining The Home Experience Group.

    She is not only an expert in the property management world, she has successfully navigated multiple personal multi-family investments, flips and single family buy and holds. She hopes to use her investment skills to help any and all friends, family and clients grow their portfolio and find financial freedom through real estate. In her free time she enjoys softball, football, hiking, traveling, trying new things and enjoying life with her husband Troy and daughter Emory.


    Tyrone Bafaro, Buyer’s Specialist (Snohomish & King Counties)

    With over 14 years of experience in the Real Estate Industry, Tyrone has worked with buyers, sellers, investors, and developers. He is a high-level communicator that always keeps his clients in the loop. Tyrone has a background in leadership, sales, and communication training but to him, all of this means nothing unless his clients are happy. His primary focus is in educating his clients on both the condition of a home as well as the best route to purchase it. He has worked with clients purchasing cash, using financing, and hard money (private money). Tyrone understands how best to use different purchasing programs and what will work best for his client’s home purchase.

    Tyrone is a local who grew up in the Seattle area and lived here all his life. He enjoys ” …spending time with family, friends, and being at the top of a mountain on a snowmobile ride or on a boat in the sound!” His goal is to travel as much as possible and see the world.

    Shawn Saack, Administrative Director

    Shawn has been a licensed real estate broker in Washington since 2006. During this time she has worked in contract management, bookkeeping and marketing.  She enjoys assisting brokers with the details of a transaction from listing to close.  Shawn brings a strong attention to detail and excellent communication skills to the team.

    When not working on a real estate transaction, Shawn enjoys reading, gardening and camping with her family.

    Genine Wood, Director of Growth

    Genine has been in the Real Estate industry for 24 years, helping both buyers and sellers.  She has spent time as a designated broker for John L. Scott and Keller Williams and has enjoyed helping build teams, managing teams and creating efficient processes.  Her specialty is in systems/ procedures, managing those processes and contract management.

    In her free time she loved to entertain at her home, travel and spend time with her family.

    Chad Tharp, Lead Bankruptcy and Distressed Property Specialist (King, Kittitas, Pierce and Snohomish County)