Meet The Team

Ala (Abed) Malyakin

Broker

Mobile: 360.261.0300

Email: ala@wollamassociates.com

Ala has lived in the Pacific Northwest most of her life and knows her way around Clark County. She has exceptional communication and customer service skills, and believes that even the smallest detail is important. Ala is a problem-solver by nature and she is always searching for better ways to serve her clients. She loves being with family, friends and volunteering in our community, including organizations such as Flash Love, veteran’s organizations and free clinics. If you plan to invest in the communities of Southwest Washington, Ala would be thrilled to guide you through the process.

Andrew Alexander

Design Wizard

Email: marketing@wollamassociates.com

Andrew, born and raised in Vancouver, has a passion for design and production. His skills in communication, technology, and art, as well as attention to detail, help him to be successful in marketing. He enjoys looking for new and productive ways to problem solve and bring creativity to the workplace. Andrew loves to get outside and spend time with family and friends. His interests include movies, music, sports, camping, and cars.

Briana Jolma

Broker

Mobile: 360.608.3262

Email: briana@wollamassociates.com

Briana has spent 10 years in the housing industry in various capacities, including project manager, logistics manager and licensed real estate agent. Whether it’s finding a new home or helping to get the best return on a place that no longer suits their needs, Briana finds pleasure in making such a big life transition a smooth and positive one for her clients. Outside of work, she enjoys jogging, traveling and exploring the Pacific Northwest, along with spending quality time with her family and friends.

Bryan Ruth

Broker

Mobile: 360.903.8200

Email: bryan@wollamassociates.com

Bryan Ruth received his BA in Education in 2001, and has a deep connection with the real estate world. For 12 years he has been actively involved in Clark County real estate, four of those years with an emphasis on remodeling and new construction. He currently has a Managing RE Broker license and provides a wealth of knowledge on the community to his clients and the team members of Wollam & Associates.

Chad Naeve

Broker

Mobile: 360.609.0111

Email: chad@wollamassociates.com

Chad knows the Clark County community inside and out as a homegrown Vancouver resident. But what makes him successful in real estate is his understanding of connection. Chad has spent the majority of his career in hospitality; everything from housekeeping to front desk concierge, room director to general manager, and most of that at Vancouver hot spot, the Heathman Lodge. This extensive experience keeps him keenly aware of what each client needs and always on top of the entire home buying process. Chad continues to reside in his hometown with his two children.

Gina Turnbull

Broker

Mobile: 360.335.5817

Email: gina@wollamassociates.com

Gina was raised in the Portland/Beaverton area and has since resided in the Vancouver/Camas area for the past 8 years. Gina has her BA in Marketing and Advertising from PSU. Her prior experience of owning a marketing company has given her many of the skills needed to succeed in this industry. She is passionate about excellent customer service and attention to detail. Gina, her husband and 2 children love being an active part of their Camas community.

Jessica Martinez

Assistant to Lilli Arveli

Mobile: 360.607.4611

Email: jessica@wollamassociates.com

Jessica was born in Anchorage, AK but has spent the majority of her adult life in Vancouver, WA. Having been an Administrative Assistant for 14 years and part of the Air National Guard for 6 years, she’s a stickler for organization and efficiency. Jessica is an avid Apple user and can be found baking, quilting, camping and spending time with her family in her down time.

Kari Hagelganz

Operations and Marketing Manager

Mobile: 360.921.0485

Email: kari@wollamassociates.com

Kari has a deep love of detail and organization that have been utilized in administrative, marketing and operational roles alike. She enjoys looking at opposite perspectives to gain insight on how things can be done better. Kari also has a passion for personal development. She loves to help others develop their skills and build a space where creativity is encouraged, whether in artistic forms or creative problem solving, and has a constant itch to learn on a daily basis. Kari thrives on simple pleasures, good coffee, family time, a gripping or life changing book and last minute adventures.

Lilli Arveli

Broker

Mobile: 360.901.2261

Email: lilli@wollamassociates.com

Lilli’s love of real estate, particularly new construction, comes from her childhood passion of architecture and floor plans. After renovating and remodeling several of her own “old” homes, she has an ability to see past what the eye sees. Lilli has spent the last 8 years working one on one with both buyers and builders. She is skilled at walking buyers through every aspect of the home buying process, whether the home is finished or custom built, and enjoys helping buyers visualize their dream and making that dream perfect. Lilli speaks fluent Finnish, enjoys quilting and the great outdoors, including kayaking, running and basking in the sunshine, but above all, loves spending time with her daughter.

Terry Wollam

Managing Broker

Email: terry@wollamassociates.com

Our fearless leader Terry is yet another team member who has lived in Vancouver since day one. His real estate journey started in 1997, earning several honors and awards from the get go. Some of those awards over the years have been: Named to the Top 30 under 30 Realtors by the National Association of Realtors, RE/MAX Hall of Fame, #1 in Sales Volume for RE/MAX equity group in 2014. Terry has held numerous positions within the industry over the years such as: President of Clark County Association of Realtors, Chairman of Government Affairs for Clark County Association of Realtors, Committee member with Columbia River Economic Development Council, Washington Realtors Legislative Steering Committee, Clark County Commissioner appointment to the Development and Engineering Advisory Board. Terry and his wife have four children and maintain active roles in the community.

Vikki Jensen

Broker

Mobile: 360.904.8671

Email: vikki@wollamassociates.com

Vikki Jensen, born and raised in Southwest Washington, is a natural leader with an enthusiasm for life that shows in her work as a real estate agent. As an involved member of the community through children's charitable organizations expressed locally, Vikki knows that being invested in Clark County is an integral part of living and doing business here. It’s what makes her an honest, hard working and detail-oriented agent looking to make the right sale with the client in mind. Vikki lives with her husband and kids in Vancouver, along with their new dog, Charlie.