Kalai Kennedy | Operations Director | DRE# 01928182

Kalai originally hails from Maui, has lived in several states, and ventured off as far away as Australia. She currently resides in Santa Barbara with her two boys and better-half, all whom enjoy everything this great town has to offer, from the ocean to the hills – if there’s fun to be had, they get out there and make the most of it. Her “working life” has entailed everything from the fine art of t-shirt printing; Developing merchandise, clothing design and manufacturing; Retail store inventory, warehouse management and liquidation. Her current position as Operations Director utilizes all her strengths, skills and sense of humor in assisting our team provide the best experience possible with our clients.

   — “I’ve never met a piece of paper I didn’t like” -Kalai


Michelle Heckman | Marketing Director | DRE# 01428394

Michelle has worked as a Marketing Director, Senior Graphic Artist, Copywriter, and Licensed Real Estate Agent involved in the luxury real estate market in Montecito since 2005. She has a reputation for creative excellence and integrity. She develops comprehensive marketing and launch strategies to promote Suzanne’s residential, land, and equestrian estates through integrated programs. She creates highly effective visual communications focused on the luxury segment of sophisticated global markets. Michelle has a passion for providing great service and knows that keeping clients happy is the best marketing strategy.

   — “Creativity and chocolate are good for the soul.” -Michelle