The Harmon Team – Local Expertise, International Reach

Harmon Team has been in the real estate services business in the Laguna Niguel, Dana Point, Laguna Hills, San Clemente, Mission Viejo, San Juan Capistrano, Coto de Caza, Rancho Santa Margarita, and Ladera Ranch real estate markets for many successful years and will be here for many more. This longevity and confidence comes from our real estate services to a great many buyers and sellers, and their recommendations to others that result in repeat and referral business that keeps us productive and successful.

A full service real estate team, we cover Orange County, CA and work with buyers, sellers and investors on all price ranges and property types.

Harmon Team has gained a well–deserved reputation as a top real estate brokerage company. We couldn’t have done this without our professional and well–trained staff. We want you to know who you’ll be talking to and dealing with, so here are some introductions.

Jenelle Harmon

(949) 413-3444

There are many qualities and skills that go into being an excellent real estate professional – integrity, in-depth community and Market knowledge, Marketing savvy, effective negotiation skills, and a high-quality professional network – All of which are hallmarks of how my Team and I operate.

A “Client-First Philosophy” has always been my approach since obtaining my license in 2004, and it requires me to continually improve my skills and ways of doing business. In addition, I have found that the latest technologies are enabling me to do everything that I have always done, only much more quickly and efficiently. They have also helped to extend my range of Services that I provide to my clients.

Originally from San Diego, and moved to Orange County to attend Cal State Long Beach where she graduated with a Business Degree in Finance and Management. Jenelle worked in the corporate field for 12 Years and worked for Volvo Cars of North America training the West Coast Dealerships on the numerous Safety Features of the Cars.

Jenelle lives in Ladera Ranch with her husband Ryan and their two children.


(949) 973-2827

Michelle Theis’ decision to enter Real Estate evolved from her love of meeting new people and helping them achieve their goals. She began her career as an assistant to an Orange County realtor, as well as working in the front office for one of the top Real Estate Companies in Orange County. Her experience taught her the importance of listening to the client, keeping up to date on Market trends, using effective negotiation skills, and always keeping a high-quality professional network – All of which are hallmarks of how Michelle Theis and her Team operates. That said, in her experience as a Ladera Ranch and Orange County Real Estate Professional, Michelle has also found that providing the very best service is essentially about putting her clients first. This means keeping herself accessible, being a great listener, as well as a good communicator, and responding quickly to all her client’s needs. Michelle’s responsibility and commitment to you ensures you will feel comfortable, informed and relaxed throughout the entire process.

This Client-First Philosophy will always be Michelle’s approach, and it requires her to continually improve her skills and ways of doing business. In addition, Michelle has found that the latest technologies are enabling her to do everything that she has always done, only much more quickly and efficiently. They have also helped to extend her range of Services that she provides to her clients.

Real Estate is a relationship-based business and Michelle strives to create relationships based on trust and confidence. Her ultimate goal is a business built on referrals of clients completely satisfied with the professional and caring service they received. Michelle loves being personally involved and helping to make dreams come true!

Michelle lives in Ladera Ranch with her husband Mark and 2 children, Maddie a junior at San Juan Hills High School and Mitch a 5th grader at LRES. She is active in PTA and Acting Academy for Kids in San Juan Capistrano, as well as team manager for the kids sports teams.

Alisa Bates

Broker Associate

Alisa Bates has been providing excellent customer service in the Real Estate Industry for more than 20 years. With her background in Escrow, learning all aspects of the real estate process from the sales agreement to funding, she eventually left Escrow and went on to pursue her Brokers Real Estate license.  Alisa truly feels that this was one of the best decisions of her life and with her wonderful family’s unconditional support, she accomplished her goal reaching phenomenal success right out of the gate.  Her positive attitude and gratitude for her life’s journey have proven instrumental in her ability to reach her goals.

Alisa absolutely loves meeting new people and having the privilege of being part of their new life story – whether selling their current home or buying their new/step up home.  Friends are important to this fiery go-getter who prides herself in being honest, trustworthy, and reliable.  In addition, she has a tenacity for being highly organized with the ability to multi task, prioritize and negotiate with a keen sense of urgency.   She finds it fulfilling to help navigate and negotiate all the necessary paperwork and tasks that need to be completed in order to provide excellent customer service and a positive transaction overall.

Alisa Bates was born in Arkansas and grew up in Orange County, CA.  She considers herself a “Southern Girl” living in sunny California with strong core values – God, family, work and the belief that giving back to others is of the utmost importance in all aspects of life.

Her greatest blessing in life has indeed been, without a doubt, her family.  Alisa has been married to her wonderful husband James for 6 years, they have 5 children and 3 grandchildren still making time for her favorite furry little 3.2 pound child “Max” who’s actually a dog who doesn’t know it.  She honors her wonderful parents for providing a lifetime of love and support – absolutely priceless!