Lisa Hernandez

Senior Loan Processor

Dedicated to providing efficient, and the best in customer service to our clients.  With over 30 years in the industry of mortgage banking which includes a government trainer as well as a compliance auditor she offers our team a great variety of knowledge to excel in the lending community.

Hillie M Johnson
Lic# 01946108

Hillie loves everything about real estate and brings that passion to every transaction. She is a true people person and nothing makes her happier than a smile on the face of a satisfied client. Hillie especially loves her Carmichael neighborhood and strives to facilitate buying and selling in her own backyard. That being said, she helps clients throughout the Sacramento area and beyond. She gives her best for every client, every time.

Brendan Mohr

CA BRE Lic # 01942096

When buying or selling your home, you can count on Brendan's expertise to get you moving with one of the most important transactions of your life. He carefully strategizes his services to the needs of each client and with the utmost care, honesty, and integrity will make certain that your expectations are exceeded. Brendan has lived in Fair Oaks and the surrounding region since 1983, and in 1997 founded a retail business chain in Placer, Sacramento, and Yolo counties.  With this experience, Brendan has accumulated a vast knowledge of the area and possesses key skills in sales, marketing, and customer satisfaction, which are all vital to any real estate endeavor. Whether you need to buy, sell, or just to find out how much your home is worth give Brendan Mohr a call today!

                                                                                                                                        Tamara Bish

                                                                                                                                                 Lic # 01927595

A teacher and a mother first, Tamara finds happiness in helping others. She also thrives on a job well done, which in this business means happy clients. She is honest, energetic and fun to work with. So whether the job entails finding someone their first house or helping a family sell their beloved home, she will make the experience positive and meaningful. 

Christopher R. Malone

President/Loan Originator
Lic # 01815275 / NMLS # 294027

After more than a decade in real estate finance, business development and software development, Christopher Malone and his wife founded The Malone Group, Inc. in May 2009. The Malone Group, Inc has two divisions, a traditional Real Estate office, headed up by his wife, Terri Malone and a full service Mortgage Loan Brokerage which Christopher manages, specializing in challenged as well as perfect credit.

Ronald R. Haven

Broker of Record / Realtor / Loan Originator
Lic # 01814931
NMLS # 299494

As Broker of Record for the Malone Group, Inc, Ronald Haven functions, among other things,  as the Attorney, accountant,  HR manager, and most importantly - compliance manager. He manages everything from payroll, accounts payable & receivable, to lender-broker relationships,  Ronald is a “hands on” broker that is also involved in all the day to day operational duties that come with running a successful small business.

Sherry Long

Lic # 01251637

Sherry consistently exceeds the expectations of her clients and colleagues. Her proactive approach to client representation sets her apart as a leader in our real estate community. She has skillfully guided both first-time buyers & seasoned investors in the purchase and sale of extraordinary homes, condominiums and investment properties, with the sensitivity and integrity we have all come to expect of her. Sherry’s professionalism, work ethic, knowledge and negotiating power are the keys to her success.  From start to finish, she successfully educates her clients about the real estate process in order to make a significant, emotionally charged experience as enjoyable and rewarding as possible. In addition to her extraordinary insight into real estate transaction protocols, Sherry shares with her clients a decade of experience in assessment of home values and design improvements.  Sherry offers her clients both her eye for design and her contractor referrals, yielding a competitive advantage in the preparation of homes for the most successful sale.

                                                                                                                      Alanna Cavanagh

                                                                                                                                          Lic # 01883534

Alanna likes to approach her work with a “can do” attitude.  She is flexible and always listens to any request her clients have.  Her great personality, work ethic and desire to meet her client’s every need all contribute to her success.  She is trustworthy and always responds to any requests or calls promptly.  She would love to work with you whether you are buying or selling your home.

Terri L. Malone

Lic # 01812546

Terri will use her vast experience in this Real Estate market to assist clients who are buying or selling homes.  Her experience includes seven years working in Title and Escrow before becoming a realtor.  She always puts her clients first she takes pride in her honesty, integrity and personal touch that she puts into every transaction.

The Malone Group, Inc. Main office located at 10235 Fair Oaks Blvd #200, Fair Oaks, CA 95628. Telephone number  888.818.5634. CA BRE #01866795. NMLS #343561. Copyright 2009-2016 The Malone Group Inc. All rights reserved. This material is not from HUD or FHA and has not been approved by HUD or a government agency.

Kristy Durazo

Transaction Coordinator

Kristy is a true team player and strives to provide the best in customer service not only for the clients, but for the Malone Group team as well.  She is dedicated to making sure each transaction is completed efficiently and accurately to ensure peace of mind for everyone involved.  Kristy truly loves being a part of the Malone Group team and helping to create the best experience possible for every client.


                                                                                                             Danielle James

Transaction Coordinator
                                                                                                                                                   Lic # 01749567

Danielle's attention for detail helps make every transaction run as smoothly as possible.  She enjoys working as a team with the Realtors at The Malone Group to ensure everything is in order before a transaction closes and feels a great deal of joy when she is able to help clients understand and sort through all the paperwork involved with a real estate transaction.

Duane Durazo

Sales Support


As a Sacramento Valley resident for the last 14 years, Duane has a great knowledge of the local area.  He enjoys helping folks find the right opportunity for them, and making sure that they are truly happy with their decision.  Duane has many years of experience in sales and marketing and from that comes a great  understanding of identifying the needs and values of his clients. Duane’s Integrity and appreciation of a fully satisfied client align perfectly with The Malone Group Team! Duane is originally from Lake Tahoe CA and is a happy father of 4.  He resides in Fair Oaks CA.

Eric J. Lee

Realtor / Loan Officer

​Lic # 01973943 / NMLS # 1271531


A recent graduate from UC Berkeley, Eric's attention to detail and analytic skills makes him an efficient worker and always guarantees a job well done. With a big heart and a genuine personality, he derives joy from helping clients achieve their desired goals and dreams. With the knowledge of both real estate and finance, the application of his skills and determination creates the utmost satisfaction for his clients.

Shawn O'Briant



Shawn has lived in the Sacramento area for nearly 20 years, where he has served as an educator throughout Sacramento County. He will use his knowledge of the area, combined with your preferences and interests to help you find the perfect home. Whether you are buying or selling your home, Shawn will take pride in providing you quality customer service, while negotiating the best deal and guiding you through the process. Customer satisfaction is his top priority and he will strive to exceed your expectations. Contact Shawn O'Briant today with any questions or to begin the process of buying or selling your home.