Our Property Management Team
Terese C. Hiram, Director of Property Management (RA)
Terese came to us from a real estate sales and marketing background. She has brought years of prior experience from other aspects of real estate which has only helped solidify our property management team.
Sydney A. Ritchie, Property Manager (RA)
Experience, experience, experience. Sydney has been a licensed Realtor Associate since 1988 and has chosen to work solely in property management. Sydney has managed apartment buildings, condos and single family homes and specializes in Waikiki and Windward Oahu. Sydney has adopted: "We treat your property as if it were our own!" as the department's guiding philosophy.
Joy T. Motoyasu, Property Manager (RA)
Initially interning at Captain Cook Real Estate, Joy has worked as a property manager since October 2008. Joy is detail oriented, conscientious and enjoys her work. Captain Cook is a boutique type company that allows her to build close relationships with owners, give great service to her tenants and has a good rapport with her vendors. Originally from Southern California, Joy has made Hawaii her home since 1999. On the Mainland she worked as a court reporter for approximately 15 years. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration and is a licensed Real Estate Associate.
Steve De Mesa, Property Manager (RA)
15 Years in the Real Estate Industry. Began his career in all areas of Commercial Real Estate - Leasing & Sales; added expertise of Luxury Homes and Residential/Condo/Townhouse Sales in 2010; started working as a Residential Property Manager in 2012. Officially started to work with Captain Cook in 2017.