Professional Profile

Karyl is a full-time Realtor with over fourteen years experience and is a true believer in providing exceptional, friendly results-oriented service to her clients, fellow Realtors and industry constituents. She maintains the highest level of integrity and professionalism. Karyl’s personal touch is imbued with enthusiasm, friendliness and outstanding customer service to relieve the stress of buying or selling a home.

Karyl is a Fine Home Specialist in the Locations Diamond Head office.  She's been awarded the President's Circle, Leading Edge distinction at Locations for high sales production and was previously one of the Top Producers in Coldwell Banker’s Leeward office and distinguished as a leading-edge  “President’s Circle “ realtor at Coldwell Banker and an International Previews Property Specialist, a coveted designation awarded to less than 5% of all Coldwell Banker agents.  


Karyl previously worked for nearly five years as a Real Estate and Hospitality Consultant for KPMG LLP (formerly KPMG Peat Marwick, one of the Big 5 global accounting and consulting firms).  In this capacity, she conducted feasibility, due diligence, and market research studies and presentations for many developers/ CEOs/ government agencies for numerous multi-million dollar developments and projects.  Karyl’s former experience as an Assistant Buyer at Liberty House, a former Hawaii retail hallmark, also enables her to anticipate buyer and seller needs and be fully customer-service and results-oriented.


At the annual Honolulu Board of Realtor’s General Membership Meeting, Karyl was honored with the prestigious award of the Aloha ‘Aina “People’s Choice Award”.  The December 12, 2004 Honolulu Advertiser praised Karyl for “her ability to listen and respond to their (client) needs and her flair  to improvise when circumstances were particularly challenging.” 

Over the past fourteen consecutive years, Karyl has been honored each year with a Client Service / Top Block service award for consistently achieving the highest company-wide and office-wide customer satisfaction ratings from clients.


Karyl is originally from the East Coast and moved to the Island of Oahu at the age of 18.  Her appreciation of life and outlook comes from these early years of big city exposure and independence. Karyl received numerous awards and accolades while at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. While at the Manoa campus, Karyl was an officer and member of numerous organizations that are  known for its work in community service projects.  Karyl was awarded a Masters and Bachelors Degree in Business, and holds an Associates Degree in Culinary and Patisserie Arts.


When not servicing clients, Karyl enjoys spending quality time with family & friends, attending New Hope, watching broadway plays & traveling.