David Kafka Broker/Owner

David, originally from South Carolina and living in Belize since 2009, is the broker/owner of RE/MAX 1st Choice in Placencia and Hopkins. He is a proud member of the Placencia Humane Society where he’s currently holding the position of Vice Chairman. He also is a volunteer with the Placencia Volunteer Fire Department and a member of the Fire Board.

Shannon Romero Office/Sales Manager

Shannon is half Belizean half American and was born and raised in the United States. She moved to Belize in Oct 2000. She has the distinction of being able to trace her Belizean roots back to the founding members of Placencia Village. She is an animal lover and has dedicated herself to animal rescue and the humane society. She has previously worked as an accounts clerk/administrative assistant for the Southern Environmental Associates (SEA). She has been with RE/MAX 1st Choice since March 2014. In her leisure time she is an avid book reader and gamer. 

Jennilee Wade Administrative Assistant

Jennilee a mother of 2 was born & raised in Placencia Village. She Graduated from Independence High School in 2002 and shortly after started her 12 year long career in the Tourism Industry. She joined the RE/MAX team in early 2015 as an Administrative Assistant.

Ildy Aldana Office Assistant

Ildy, originally from Benque Viejo Town, Cayo is the youngest of 5 siblings. She is friendly, outgoing and a respectful person. She moved to Independence Village with her Common – law – husband and her lovely daughter in 2014. She joined the REMAX team shortly after that as an Office Assistant.

Hatem Al-Ajba IT Systems Administrator

Hatem was born in San Diego and raised in Switzerland. He moved with his whole family to Placencia in 2006. He joined the RE/MAX team in 2015. In his spare time he works as a freelance programmer and web developer. On days off he enjoys diving, fishing and hobby electronics.