Meet Our Team
Our team members have decades of experience serving individuals ages 50 and over, and their families. We understand the unique set of needs you have, and we know the specific amenities each Active Adult Community Arizona has to offer. Furthermore, our agents live in the communities and know, first-hand, what they have to offer.
Carey B. Kolb
REALTOR®, ABR, Team Leader
Carey is the Team Leader for The Kolb Team, which ranks in the top 1% of over 160,000 Keller Williams agents nationwide. Since joining the team in 2017, Carey has immersed himself in the valley real estate market, specializing the team in active adult communities. Carey’s knowledge of the active adult market comes from firsthand experience living in Sun Lakes where he serves as a unit captain and community volunteer. He and his wife Trish raised their four children in Bremerton, Washington, where for 21 years he ran the software division of a company that wrote software for the federal government. Carey has a degree in Finance from the University of Iowa and an MBA in Organizational Behavior. He’s also a Rotarian, an Iowa Hawkeyes sports fanatic, and a long-suffering Detroit Lions fan!
REALTOR®, SRES, Marketing Director
As a Buyer’s Agent Trish helps clients find the perfect 55+ retirement community home. Trish pays close attention to her client's needs, matches them with the right property, then follows through with an honest and efficient transaction. The marketing and negotiation skills gained through years in the ophthalmology field have given her a strong background that easily crosses over to real estate. Throughout her career she has consulted ophthalmologists on techniques for outreach and development, and patient care strategies. Trish is a native of South Dakota. Trish’s enthusiasm for Arizona is obvious, saying, "From concerts and sporting events to the Desert Botanical Garden there’s plenty to do and see!”
Co-Founder, REALTOR®, ABR, SRES®
Becky, along with her husband John, co-founded The Kolb Team in 2010. As a multi-year award-winning Realtor, Becky continues to sell real estate alongside her newly found passion for being a life coach. With her excellent reputation, over 50% of her business is from referrals from satisfied clients who regularly refer friends and family. Becky is a listing specialist, and helps her clients purchase homes. She is known for her energy and detail, making sure her clients receive the highest level of service and care. She is a Texas native who has also lived in Colorado, Tennessee, and California. Her volunteer efforts include chairing the IronOaks Master Planning Committee, former unit captain, and past Board member of the Oakwood 18-hole Couples Golf club.
REALTOR®, Transaction Manager
Anne is our transaction manager specializing in buyer and seller transactions and manages all aspects of the transaction from Listing to Closing. Anne performs all data entry on a listing and manages the real estate transaction when we are under contract. She works with the lender, title company, home warranty company, seller agents and the Keller Williams brokerage system to ensure everything runs smoothly for a perfect on-time closing. Anne is dedicated to providing a seamless transaction for all of our sellers. Anne is an avid golfer who also enjoys teaching the sport. A Minnesota native, she loves to visit friends and family in the summer months.
REALTOR®, Transaction Manager
After starting her professional career with a BS in Business Administration and holding accounting and management positions in investment, accounting and construction companies, Teresa obtained her real estate license in 2003. A farm girl from South Dakota, Teresa is known for her honesty, professionalism, strong work ethic, attention to detail and having a calming effect on her clients. Teresa and her husband, Darren Melstad, moved to Sun Lakes, AZ in 2021 to escape the cold winters and enjoy more time outdoors. Teresa enjoys pickleball, golfing, hiking, camping, pool time at Cottonwood pool, dinners with friends, exploring the U.S. and – most of all – time with her grandchildren who live in Omaha, NE.
"What an incredible people The Kolb Team is to work with! From start to finish they are there assisting us. We wanted a no pressure opportunity to look at homes in the Sun Lakes area. They showed us many homes, always happy and cheerful, allowing us time to consider our options.
When we made the decision to buy a home, they were prompt and efficient. They were there to answer all questions and concerns and assuring that we were comfortable with our purchase. Team Kolb is a winner!”