​Teresa grew up in Lafayette and graduated from Chico State with a BS in Business Marketing.  After getting married and having two children, she knew it was time to exercise her talents in a field that would put to good use her organizational skills & positive personality.  Teresa establishes & maintains communication between clients, lenders, title, and escrow, all while working under strict deadlines to successfully close transactions.​  She's our paperwork gal!

​​Donna Kendall                              Stager/ Creative Designer

The Leading Lady​

A thirty year resident of Lamorinda, Karen is in the top 1% of realtors, and has been recognized for her ongoing commitment to her clients.  With her business growing rapidly, she decided to create a group of like minded people so she could ensure her clients would receive the highest level of attention and focus.  Karen has extensive knowledge of Contra Costa County, including the pros and cons of specific areas, as well as the uniqueness of each neighborhood.  As a mother of two, she knows the "ins and outs" of raising a child in the Bay Area.  Her pride in the community, and her unparalleled dedication to her work makes her the best choice for your real estate needs. 

Donna was born and raised in Walnut Creek, and moved to Burton Valley with her husband and three children in 1990.  A gift to the group,  Donna is our in-house stager and works exclusively for KRG.   Moving into staging was a natural transition for Donna, she owned Seiferts Floral Co. in Orinda for 15 years!  Her eye for color, surging creativity, and understanding for what makes a living space appealing to buyers is what has been selling homes for years. ​ 



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Kellianne began with Karen Richardson Group as a marketing assistant but as her career progressed, she was offered the role of Group Coordinator.  She works closely with Karen to organize the growing team and ensure efficiency throughout each transaction.  She thrives on superior customer service and has a strong technology/ graphic design background that allows her to deliver compelling, one-of-a-kind solutions.  In addition to being a licensed realtor, she is also a certified transaction coordinator.



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Kellianne Rapoza          Group Coordinator/ Realtor

Direct: 925.639.3904    Karen@KarenRichardsonGroup.com

Teresa Hemmingsen          Transaction Coordinator

Your Realtor for Life:   925.639.3904   Karen@karenrichardsongroup.com

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