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Our People

Our corporate staff consists of dedicated employees who provide our core services of management, accounting, training, IT support, marketing, and payroll/benefit administration.

In addition, Quantum offers the following in-house ancillary services:

  • Resident background screening
  • Resident billings for utilities
  • Project management for major rehabs
  • Group insurance policy(s) for owners and residents

About Quantum Residential

Quantum Residential was founded in 1976 and is one of most tenured property management companies in the Pacific Northwest, managing over 6,000 units at 50+ properties in Washington and Oregon. Headquartered in Vancouver, Washington, Quantum is a third-party property management company that specializes in large multifamily properties.

Quantum Residential manages many properties in Oregon and Washington.

Our Mission

Quantum Residential is an Action-Oriented Company Dedicated To:

  • Providing quality rental housing for residents
  • Maximizing the net return on investment for owners/clients
  • Fulfilling the needs and aspirations of our employees
  • Contributing to the enrichment of those cities and neighborhoods within which we serve
  • Treating all people fairly and equitably
Learn more about our mission at Quantum Residential.

Leadership Team

Kris Hanson | Principal/CEO

Kris Hanson | Principal/CEO

As the former Director of Affordable Housing with the Vancouver Housing Authority, Kris Hanson maintained oversight of all aspects of the 3,000 unit portfolio, consisting of affordable and market rate apartments. Kris worked closely with a variety of third party management companies to ensure that budgets were being met, liability concerns were addressed, and the properties were being successfully managed. In addition, she directly oversaw several housing authority properties. Throughout her 14 years at the housing authority, Kris worked with business leaders across the industry while emphasizing the Vancouver Housing Authority values.

Since 2009, Kris also served as the Executive Director of Columbia Non-Profit Housing, a 501(c)(3) organization focused on the development and ownership of affordable housing units for seniors and the disabled. She was instrumental in obtaining funding for recent 9% tax credit projects for the nonprofit. Prior to joining the VHA, Kris worked as an Asset Manager and Acquisition Specialist for a Low-Income Housing Tax Credit syndicator in Portland, OR where she learned about the development and management of tax credit properties. Kris received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from California State University Chico.

Kalib Locke | Principal/COO

Kalib Locke | Principal/COO

Kalib Locke has more than 10 years of property management experience and has been a Regional Manager for the past 6 years. He began his career with family-owned rental properties and became a Real Estate Broker in 2007. After leaving the real estate sales industry, he began working at a 535-unit apartment community in downtown Portland, Oregon. Kalib obtained a vast amount of experience managing a diverse portfolio of assets for Coast Real Estate prior to working for ConAm Management.

He has spent the majority of his career establishing strong cultural foundations, which promoted successful business growth. This has led to consistent success with employees and clients, creating maximum ROI for the assets that he has managed. Kalib is an annual leadership speaker at the Spectrum Conference in Portland. He holds an Oregon State Principal Broker License, Washington State Managing Broker License and has his CPM designation from the Institute of Real Estate Management. He and his family currently reside in Vancouver, Washington.

Leslie Maehlum | Regional Portfolio Manager

Leslie Maehlum | Portfolio Manager at Quantum Residential

Leslie Maehlum | Regional Portfolio Manager

Leslie Maehlum returned to Washington State in August 2011 after working in the Bay area for sixteen years.

During her career with Mayfield Companies in California, Leslie worked as both an on-site Manager and as a Portfolio Manager at over 100 different multifamily sites, gaining valuable experience with affordable and conventional properties. In 2001, she was promoted to General Property Manager with Mayfield Companies, personally responsible for supervising the entire multi-family property portfolio, including the maintenance department.

Leslie joined Quantum Residential in 2011 and currently manages a portfolio of 1,081 units throughout Oregon and Washington.

Leslie is a University of Washington Alumni and enjoys watching Huskie football, plays tennis, bridge and loves walking in the rain.

Lance Rundle | Regional Portfolio Manager

Lance Rundle | Portfolio Manager at Quantum Residential

Lance Rundle | Regional Portfolio Manager

Lance began his career in property management in 2004 with Pinnacle AMS. During his first seven years with Pinnacle, Lance specialized in both onsite management and maintenance of conventional, market rate communities. Lance then transitioned into Pinnacles' HOA management division where he oversaw a large portfolio of 800+ single family homes and condominium associations. After two years in this role, Lance accepted a Portfolio Manager position with IPM overseeing a mixed portfolio of conventional multi-family housing and HOA's. Lance's extensive background in building maintenance and project management allowed him to excel in this position. In early 2015, Lance joined the Quantum Residential family where he directly supervises nine communities in OR and WA totaling 1042 units. Lance is pursuing his CPM designation as well as various Affordable Housing designations. In his off time, you can find Lance enjoying all that the Pacific NW recreational scene has to offer. He enjoys boating, golf, camping, and quality time with family and friends.

Dennis Mitchell | Regional Portfolio Manager

Dennis Mitchell | Portfolio Manager at Quantum Residential

Dennis Mitchell | Regional Portfolio Manager

Dennis joined Quantum in 2016 and currently oversees a mix of conventional and affordable communities throughout Oregon (Portland and Bend). Bringing a broad depth of skill and experience, Dennis spent over seven years at the property level working in both maintenance and property management departments. He has served as a company leasing trainer and adds strong customer service, project management, and team building skills to our organization. Prior to joining Quantum, Dennis worked with Guardian Management and, prior to that, Home Forward. As a Portfolio Manager he was responsible for the daily operations of multiple sites his responsibilities included budgeting, training, and staffing and project management. Also adept at administrative, analytical and project management, Dennis brings a host of beneficial skills to our portfolio team.

Dennis is a licensed broker in Oregon and Washington. He has earned an Accredited Residential Manager (ARM) certification from IREM, a Public Housing Management (PHM) certification from Nan McKay, a Project+ (Project Management) certification from CompTIA, and a Low-Income Housing Tax-Credit certification from Quadel. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Western Governors University as well as a Master’s in Business Administration (emphasis in Management and Strategy).

Felicia Poe | Regional Portfolio Manager

Felicia Poe | Portfolio Manager

Felicia Poe | Regional Portfolio Manager

Felicia Poe joined the Quantum Residential team in 2016. As a Portfolio Manager she is responsible for the oversight of ten apartment communities (multi-program affordable sites) in the Vancouver and Clark County area. Felicia brings over 18 years of Affordable Housing experience to our organization. Most recently a Regional Property Manager with Home Forward (formerly the Housing Authority of Portland) she also served in management roles with Central City Concern.

Following a passion for low income, disabled and aging residents and helping people in need, Felicia began her career as a property manager with Princeton Property Management. Honing her skills with a variety of properties, Felicia quickly learned to effectively orchestrate all facets of affordable site operations – with particular focus on maintenance, resident satisfaction and retention.

During her time with Home Forward, she oversaw all elements of operations and placed great emphasis on instilling the company’s mission to maximize positive interactions with team members, customers and clients. She also developed high-performing teams, driving strong financial performance and providing consistent and prompt resolution to both community and resident challenges. Felicia brings depth, experience and talent to her position with Quantum Residential.

A graduate of Concordia University, Felicia holds a BA degree in Business Administration.