Jason was raised in Richland, and after high school won appointment to the Air Force Academy to serve his country and become a fighter pilot. However, a minor health limitation encouraged Jason to seek another path to law school. After graduating from Seattle University, Jason established his legal practice, specializing in family and real estate law. In 2012, he purchased the family's long-time real estate business. Through his estate business and legal practice, Jason is uniquely positioned to help clients with home or commercial purchasing and management of their real estate assets.
Carolyn (Corrado) Celski
Carolyn was born and raised in the Tri-Cities and over the years, witnessed the unprecedented growth in the area. Her early years were marked by active participation in school events and charities, and a deep love for dance. After high school, Carolyn attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas where she graduated with a Bachelors in Interior Architecture and Design.
Prior to her move back to the Tri-Cities, Carolyn worked with and was exposed to some of the best design firms in the world, which piqued her interest in real estate. Today, Carolyn specializes in commercial and residential real estate and interior design, where her education and dynamic nature prove a valuable combination toward client success.
Melissa was born and raised in Maryland, relocating to eastern Washington in 2007. After high school, she made the decision to stay in Washington for school and started attending Yakima Valley College for paralegal studies. Melissa then transferred to Columbia Basin College and in 2015, started working for Celski and Associates. Melissa is bilingual and her attention to detail makes her a great asset to our company.
Mike was born and raised in Richland and has—for the most part—been a lifelong resident, which gives him unique insight into the many varied geographical locations for business and residential properties. Following his high school years, Mike studied business and finance at Boise State University while working in the sporting goods industry to help with school expenses. Since 2005, Mike has worked for two companies providing marketing services for high-value products, a skill particularly well suited to real estate investments by companies and individuals.
Real Estate Broker & Property Manager
Thea was born in Denver, Colorado and has been a Tri-Cities resident since 2005. After high school, she attended the University of Phoenix where she studied accounting and established her background in property management. From there, Thea moved to Colorado Springs where she practiced interdisciplinary skills in accounting, real estate and property management for a large multi-family housing company.
After relocating back to the Tri-Cities, Thea became a licensed real estate associate in Washington state. Celski and Associates is happy to welcome Thea home, where her dedication to providing the best customer service possible makes her a great asset to our team.
Gladys was born in the small town of Prosser, Washington, one of the birthplaces of Washington’s wine industry. She was first introduced to real estate as a profession when she job shadowed a real estate agent as her high school senior project. That experience, including observing the agent’s interaction with clients, realizing that real estate investments can last a lifetime, and seeing the smiles on people’s faces when they make their purchase, made her realize the career path she would take.
Once her education was complete, Gladys became the receptionist at Celski and Associates. In that role, she has come to fully grasp the world of real estate investment and management.
Gladys is now a licensed real estate agent and property manager. She excels in bilingual communications and customer service and has extensive knowledge in the property management field.
Jeff was raised in the Spokane area and relocated to the Tri-Cities in 1994. After many years as a manager/owner/operator in the hospitality and service industry, Jeff went on to pursue and obtain his Bachelor degree in Accounting and Business Management. Jeff recently joined the Celski and Associates team. He specializes in homeowners association accounting and brings with him valuable customer service and fiduciary experience.
Amanda was born and raised in Benton City, Washington, which is rapidly becoming a hub of Washington’s wine country. She started her working life at the family’s Patnode’s True Value Hardware store where she learned the importance of customer service and responsible money management at the young age of 12. Following high school, Amanda joined the military and spent six years serving our country in the Army. That term of experience, dedication to discipline, and drive to achieve the best, serves her well in her career of real estate and property management. Even more responsibility came to Amanda after she became the mother of a beautiful little girl. With her daughter now in school, Amanda is back to pursuing her degree in accounting. Amanda recently joined the team at Celski and Associates, bringing valuable experience and dedication to her newly chosen career.
Elizabeth was born and raised in the Tri-Cities and has a passion for serving those within our community. She is currently furthering her education at Columbia Basin College and greatly enjoys being a student. Elizabeth is bilingual in English/Spanish and is an asset to our Spanish-speaking tenants and owners. Being a people person, Elizabeth loves and looks forward to the daily interaction with our clients.