Meet the Team

The Schulman Team

The Schulman Team is a group of incredibly experienced, motivated, personable and customer-oriented LA real estate experts offering a full-service solution to all your real estate needs. Together, we close more than 150 transactions per year without ever sacrificing quality, individual service. The team model provides an unparalleled efficiency and attentiveness to our clients – see more about the benefits of working with a real estate team. Our team consistently ranks as one of the top in the country!


Kevin Hatanaka, MBA – Managing Partner
Kevin is a successful business owner and real estate investor who graduated #1 in his MBA class from USC’s prestigious Marshall School of Business. As a longtime resident of both the Westside and the San Fernando Valley, Kevin has the market knowledge, business acumen, and an unparalleled work ethic to help you find your next home or investment property.

Heather Bogenhagen – Buyer and Seller Specialist
Heather is a buyer and seller specialist who enjoys finding just the right property for her clients! She gets to know her clients’ needs and desires, then carefully researches and sifts through properties to find the very best matches. Heather has also completed over 7,000 appraisals as a licensed appraiser, and brings tremendous experience and perspective to real estate.

Aaron Gelb – Buyer and Seller Specialist
Aaron is an award-winning agent, recognized for exceeding standards and extraordinary dedication to his clients. He is a buyer and seller specialist whose passion for exploring Los Angeles carries over into his passion for finding the right property for his clients. His personable demeanor and professional rapport with other agents often results in his buyers’ offers being accepted above others in competitive situations.

Erin Barnes – Buyer and Seller Specialist
Erin was born in Santa Monica and spent some time in Cleveland, so she relates to native SoCal beach bunnies and Midwestern transplants alike! Erin prides herself on her integrity. Her clients praise her for being super smart, conscientious, down-to-Earth, patient, and way less obnoxious than most Realtors they’ve met! A passionate life-long learner, Erin does her research to monitor the market and is always looking for new things to discover in LA’s many neighborhoods; she will gladly tell you the best places to eat all over town.

Alyssa Van Zyl – Buyer and Seller Specialist
Alyssa is eager to work with our buyers and help them find the right property! She can answer questions you have about properties and areas, and help you refine your property search. She is punctual, friendly, and has a flexible schedule to help meet your availability.

Mona Marinova – Buyer and Seller Specialist
Mona is a tremendously energetic, driven professional who is dedicated to her clients’ success. She brings the highest level of honesty and integrity to her endeavors. She is praised for her attention to detail, loyalty, and personalized client service. Mona guides her clients through transactions with maximum effort, and is excited to earn your trust, provide you with exceptional service, and do whatever it takes to make your deal a win/win! Mona is also fluent in Bulgarian.

Angela Rhodes – Buyer and Seller Specialist
Angela is a long-time resident of Los Angeles. She grew up in Santa Monica and knows the Westside and entire Los Angeles region well. She has experience working with upscale and luxury homes, and is well-versed in working with both buyers and sellers. Angela strives to inspire, guide, and champion her clients and her passion for people and community made real estate a natural progression.

D’Arcy Fellona – Buying & Selling Specialist
D’Arcy has spent time living in Philadelphia and New York City. She has acquired a hardworking mindset, and prides herself on her perseverance, energy, quickness, and efficiency! She has called the Westside of LA her home for the past 4 years, and is passionate about helping others find their home here in Southern California.


Sonia Waraich – Buying & Selling Specialist
Sonia Waraich is a powerhouse negotiator who cares about her clients financial goals and long term well being. She also uses her love for numbers and public policy to analyze housing statistics and market trends to develop educated strategy for her clients. She graduated from the University of California Irvine and has 7 years of experience in business development. Sonia is a compassionate Realtor that has a goal to help as many people as she can in her one lifetime.


Jady Wong – Buying & Selling Specialist
Since 2014 Jady has passionately been serving his clients by leveraging his knowledge and experience in the real estate market combined with his network of vendors to provide a customer-centric experience. By actively listening to his clients needs to truly understand what is important to them and why he makes sure to find his clients the best home that suits their needs. When working closely with his clients Jady takes preventive actions to ensure a quick and smooth home buying or selling transaction.


Julie Stephens– Buying & Selling Specialist
Originally from upstate New York, Julie has called California Home for more than 12 years. Reluctantly moving to Los Angeles more than 8 years ago, she now gladly calls Santa Monica home and loves the SoCal lifestyle. Positive, out-going, inquisitive and with a background in TV news and public relations, she is excited to have found real estate and wants to hear clients’ stories as she helps them find their new home.

Warren Cartier –Showing Specialist
Warren brings his enthusiasm about real estate to the team. He’ll always show up with a positive energy and a true excitement to meet you and help you out with whatever is needed. He makes himself very available and flexible to work with our clients’ busy schedules!

Ilene Nathan Lipshutz – Showing Specialist
Ilene Lipshutz is a buyer specialist who shows properties. Ilene has enjoyed working as a sales representative for over 10 years, and is dedicated to helping clients along their real estate journey. Whether you just have a question, would like to conduct an extensive search or need to complete a comprehensive real estate transaction, she can help you out.

Angel Gonzalez – Client Services Specialist
Since 2011 Angel has been a leading asset to one of the top teams in Miami, Florida and now Los Angeles, California. With a Bachelors Degree in Communications, Angel is extremely knowledgeable in real estate, and has established strong ties with many people in the industry. He recognizes Realtors have a client’s future in their hands, and also has attention to detail, ongoing patience, growing knowledge and strong determination provide ease and confidence for the buyer/seller. Fluent in Spanish.

Naureen Kamdar – Marketing Coordinator & Administrative Assistant
Naureen is organized, reliable, detail-oriented, and friendly and ensures the business is on track with its many components. She is always positive and energetic about her work, and wants to get the job done as soon as possible! Naureen has international experience and is conversational in Hindi, Urdu, and Bangla.