Lara James, Broker, MBA

Lara moved to the Portland metro area in 1998 to work in finance for Intel Corp. She immediately fell in love with all that Portland has to offer, especially the scenic beauty, great restaurants, and boundless recreational opportunities. Lara lived in NW, NE, and SE Portland before settling down in Lake Oswego. Her knowledge of the diverse neighborhoods and suburbs is something she loves to share with clients. When Lara isn't working she can be found volunteering in Lake Oswego schools, spending time with her husband and their two children, reading a book, cooking for friends, or enjoying the outdoors.

Karen Alati, Marketing Director

After graduating from Oregon State University, Karen moved to the Portland metro area and has been here ever since. She has lived in Gresham, Aloha, Beaverton, SE and SW Portland, and settled in Lake Oswego in 2003. Karen works to provide thorough and skillful support to enhancing campaigns by implementing various marketing strategies and systems for Lara James Homes clients. Karen and her husband are busy with their two active teens. When Karen isn't working on her homegrown jam business, she enjoys sewing, cooking, reading, and traveling.