Member List

Meet San Mateo Professional Alliance’s Members

Dulce Bird

Dulce Bird

Bird Publishing
1 Pilot Circle
Redwood Shores, CA 94065

Phone: (650) 593-8424
Fax: (650) 508-0246

Design solutions for print and web. Web design and backside technical development. Cost-effective graphics and graphic design. Photo enhancement, illustration, logo and interface design, and production.

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Mike Foor is a friendly, helpful, full-time real estate broker who can get you the very best price for your home! For Mike, it is all about the people—people like you! He thoroughly enjoys working with people; that’s why he is in the business. Sellers and buyers enjoy working with Mike. They appreciate his 25 years as a real estate broker. Mike specializes in residential real estate in San Mateo, Burlingame, Hillsborough, Foster City, Redwood Shores, Redwood City, San Carlos, Belmont, San Mateo County, Silicon Valley, and surrounding communities. Mike knows construction. He was the designer and general contractor for two of his former homes. Before full-time real estate sales, Mike was a real estate attorney. For a wonderful experience buying or selling a home, call Mike Foor, Realtor, MA, JD, LL.M. Mike's buyers and sellers appreciate his accessibility by cell phone at (650) 430-6500. Go ahead, call him right now, he will answer the phone!


William R. Mahar, AIA, LEED AP

2411 Carlmont Drive, Suite 108
Belmont, CA 94002

Phone: (650) 610-0855
Fax: (650) 649-2918
Cell: (650) 504-3533


Bill Mahar, as a principal, has practiced architecture with emphasis on commercial and residential projects since 1974. Projects included rehabilitation, additions, and new construction. His depth of understanding of all aspects of a project, from planning through construction, is his strongest asset.

Bill was a principal with the San Francisco-based architectural firms of MBM Group, Mahar & Moulton, and Moulton & Clark for sixteen years. Many of his completed projects have dealt with historic restoration and/or preservation, seismic strengthening, ADA accessibility, life safety, mechanical and electrical engineered systems. His construction background and attention to detail have produced a chronicle of successful commercial, retail, interior, and residential projects.

Bill is a member of the American Institute of Architects, Construction Specification Institute, National Trust for Historic Preservation, and a registered architect in California.


Hans M. Reese
Certified Financial Planner™
Founder | Owner

New Stage Investment Group®
1900 S Norfolk St, Ste 350
San Mateo, CA 94403

Office Phone: (650) 458-0312


Investing should be easy—buy low and sell high—but no strategy can ensure success. I am a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional and the founder of New Stage Investment Group. With over 20 years of industry experience, I created a distinctive financial services firm to provide clients with independent, fee-based financial advice and comprehensive wealth management. We offer a comprehensive client experience delivering personal service through consistent communication, candid discussions, assessment of new opportunities, and a one-on-one commitment to helping our clients pursue their personal financial goals. Hans Reese is a registered representative with and securities and advisory services offered through LPL Financial, a registered investment advisor, member of FINRA/SIPC. For a list of states in which I am registered to do business, please visit


Christopher Shenfield is a skilled attorney who has practiced law in the San Francisco Bay area for more than 17 years. He has successfully tried more than a dozen cases to jury verdict. In addition to litigating cases, Chris advises business clients in transactional, regulatory, and compliance matters. He is a member of the San Mateo County Bar Association, the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association, and the California Bar Association.

Chris’ areas of practice include personal injury law, business litigation, construction law, and taxation. He is bilingual (English and Spanish), and his office is located in Burlingame, near the San Francisco airport.


Jane Stahl
Easy Office Help

Phone: (707) 902-3680

A good administrative assistant is the key to your business? Prosperity. My company provides virtual office/administrative services that help start, expand, organize, and streamline your business—feeling overwhelmed? On a budget? Need help for just a few hours a week? Delegate projects and tasks to Easy Office Help today and start being an efficient and effective business owner and in control of your life.

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William D. Swackhamer, CPA

700 S Claremont St, Suite 103-D
San Mateo, CA 94402

Phone: (650) 548-1039
Fax: (650) 240-3877

Bill has been working with businesses, individuals, and nonprofit organizations in the Bay Area for more than 20 years.

A CPA with a master’s degree in accounting and finance from the London School of Economics, Bill provides services to his clients in areas of accounting, taxes, and operations management. He has also served as chief financial officer/controller for small businesses that are in transition and in need of such services.

Bill is an active member of the community, having served on numerous nonprofit boards such as the San Mateo Public Library Foundation, the Rotary Club of San Mateo, and the San Mateo Chamber of Commerce. Currently, he is the chairperson for the City of San Mateo Investment Advisory Committee, treasurer of the Board of Directors for his Homeowners’ Association, and coaches baseball, soccer, and softball.

If you currently feel that you are not receiving the professional attention you deserve, please contact Bill for a free introductory meeting.


Pat Wilkus

PJW Insurance Services
A Full Service Benefits Advisor Company

423 Coronado Ave
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019

Phone: (650) 477-1052
Fax: (650) 713-5239
Direct: (650) 400-5643

California Insurance License# 0E61281

PJW Insurance Services is an independent agency in business since 2004 and is not owned by any insurance company. Therefore, we provide you with objective information that will help you make the right decision for you and your employees when it comes to choosing the right insurance plan and the best possible cost. Our service is available to all California individuals, families, and businesses. Give us a call or send us an email.

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John Murphy
(650) 678-5640

Bio coming soon!

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Erika Huazano

Business Development Executive
CORT, A Berkshire Hathaway Company
447 Battery St., Suite 100
San Francisco, CA 94111

Phone: (415) 671-8772
Cell: (415) 305-1730
Fax: (415) 982-5049

Bio coming soon!