Our Team

Elaine Keating

Vice President - Sales & Marketing

Elaine Keating has worked for Knez Homes for 3 years as the company’s Vice President of Sales & Marketing. Born in the Chicago area, Elaine made the move to the greater Cleveland area after she graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor’s in Business and Human Resources—Go Boilers!

In her free time, enjoys running marathons and has completed a marathon in almost all 50 states (one more to go). Apart from accomplishing this, Elaine is most proud of raising her two kids. In line with her passions, Elaine coached and managed the administration for middle school and high school track, as well as leading the Cleveland chapter for the Children’s Tumor Foundation.

As the company’s Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Elaine has extensive experience working with clients as they build their new home. Elaine’s best advice for first-time home builders is: “Be patient – it is a journey of ups and downs but in the end, you will have a beautiful home.”

FAST FACTS:

What's your favorite part about your job?
• The variety – every day is different

What’s one word your coworkers would use to describe you?
• Energetic

What's your favorite dish/restaurant in Cleveland?
• Georgetown in Lakewood

What's your favorite thing to do in Cleveland?
• Run/bike/hike/walk the Cleveland Metroparks

What's your favorite travel destination?
• Florence, Italy which I think is the most beautiful city

Favorite Inspirational Quote?
• “You know, sometimes all you need is twenty seconds of insane courage. Just literally twenty seconds of just embarrassing bravery. And I promise you, something great will come of it.”

Favorite Podcast?
• My Favorite Murder

Favorite Book?
• "The Glass Castle" by Jeannette Walls

Elaine Keating has worked for Knez Homes for 3 years as the company’s Vice President of Sales & Marketing. Born in the Chicago area, Elaine made the move to the greater Cleveland area after she graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor’s in Business and Human Resources—Go Boilers!

In her free time, enjoys running marathons and has completed a marathon in almost all 50 states (one more to go). Apart from accomplishing this, Elaine is most proud of raising her two kids. In line with her passions, Elaine coached and managed the administration for middle school and high school track, as well as leading the Cleveland chapter for the Children’s Tumor Foundation.

As the company’s Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Elaine has extensive experience working with clients as they build their new home. Elaine’s best advice for first-time home builders is: “Be patient – it is a journey of ups and downs but in the end, you will have a beautiful home.”

FAST FACTS:

What's your favorite part about your job?
• The variety – every day is different

What’s one word your coworkers would use to describe you?
• Energetic

What's your favorite dish/restaurant in Cleveland?
• Georgetown in Lakewood

What's your favorite thing to do in Cleveland?
• Run/bike/hike/walk the Cleveland Metroparks

What's your favorite travel destination?
• Florence, Italy which I think is the most beautiful city

Favorite Inspirational Quote?
• “You know, sometimes all you need is twenty seconds of insane courage. Just literally twenty seconds of just embarrassing bravery. And I promise you, something great will come of it.”

Favorite Podcast?
• My Favorite Murder

Favorite Book?
• "The Glass Castle" by Jeannette Walls