Lone Pine Realty Team
Team member not pictured: Steve Koeckeritz
Team Birks, David & Carol, Broker Owners
David (970) 420-3791 | Carol (970) 420-0993
David and Carol discovered the Red Feather Lakes area while on a weekend camping trip in late summer 2009. They quickly purchased a home and are now fulltime residents. The Birks are real estate savvy having bought and sold a variety of residential real estate over the last 40 years in Colorado, Iowa, Illinois, Nebraska, and Washington states before discovering this area. David has served on an HOA Board and led its Architectural Review Committee. David holds a Master’s degree in Civil & Environmental Engineering and a Master’s concentration in Adult Learning, Performance & Development. His special interests include camping, do-it-yourself home improvement projects, classical piano, and sacred organ. Carol holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Graphic Design and spent several years as an Instructional Designer developing training. Carol’s interests are home improvement projects, sewing, stained glass, and pottery. Both David and Carol enjoy spending time with family, especially their grandchildren. Let us help make your mountain property dream a reality.
Steve Koeckeritz, Broker Associate
A native of Minnesota, where he graduated from Saint Olaf College, Steve and his wife Jane first discovered the Red Feather Lakes area while stationed at Warren Air Force Base in Cheyenne, Wyoming from 1968 to 1972. After graduating from the University of Colorado School of Law in 1975, Steve practiced law until 1979 when he entered the real estate profession. Steve established Lone Pine Realty in 1983. He has served as a director of the Crystal Lakes Road and Recreation/Water and Sewer Associations since 1983 and as a member of the Glacier View Meadows Subdivision Improvements Agreement Management Group since 1991. Special interests include running, golf, scuba diving and most any other outdoor activity.
Nolan Larkey, Broker Associate
Nolan Larkey moved to the Red Feather Lakes area from his native Kansas in 1985 and joined Lone Pine Realty as the Branch Broker of the Red Feather Lakes office in April of 1987. He developed an interest in home building and design and has been a knowledgeable source of advice and support for property owners. For 5 years, he contributed to the community as a wild land/structure firefighter and medical responder. He is currently licensed in Colorado and is a member of the Ft. Collins Board of Realtors. Nolan enjoys golf, camping, hiking and more recently, has developed a serious interest in photography. A collage of his images is displayed in the Red Feather Lakes office. He and his wife, Harline, share a passion for animals and Nolan has been actively involved in the training and care of their Great Danes and horses for 25 years.
Russ Wiedeman, GRI Broker Associate
Russ was born and raised in Northern Colorado, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in Industrial Arts from the University of Northern Colorado. Russ moved to Fort Collins in 1983 and has been selling mountain property in Larimer County since 2002. His hobbies include wood working, camping, fishing, golfing, and gardening. Give Russ a call — he would be happy to talk with you about mountain property.
Rick Goff, Broker Associate
Rick Goff grew up in Alabama, where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Auburn University. Upon his first visit to Northern Colorado, he knew he wanted to join this friendly community in this beautiful place. He moved here in 2015 and has been inundating Southern family and friends ever since with photos of snow, moose and deer. Rick has two great kids and a pretty good cat. His hobbies include tennis, card games, reading and fishing. Give him a call for help in finding your dream home in the mountains.
Marge Rosenbach, Administration
Marge joined the vacation rental staff in the fall of 2010. She has been in the property management business for more than 26 years and managed a 300 unit apartment community in Fort Collins for the past 23 years. She is putting her vast experience and knowledge into her work here at Lone Pine Realty. Marge and her husband Dale built in Glacier View Meadows in 2000 when the last of her 4 sons moved out and they became empty nesters. All Marge’s children live in nearby Fort Collins. She has 10 grandchildren and loves to spend every minute with them that she can. Marge loves the outdoors and all its beauty. Her special interests include hiking, biking, fishing, horseback riding, quilting and photography.
Rachael Johnson, Administration
Rachael grew up in Minnesota, and Colorado has been home since 2007. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Business Management, and her Master’s Degree in School Counseling. After years of working in education and counseling, she joined the team at Lone Pine Realty in 2017 and enjoys her role and team. In her free time you’ll find her spending time with her husband and two boys outdoors, hiking, camping, tending her chickens, gardening, and doing creative projects.