Luke C. Chau serves as Principal & Senior Broker at EVERCREST Development & Management. He oversees asset management & operations across all of EVERCREST D&M’s holdings, including ongoing residential single family & multi-family development and acquisition projects.

Prior to entering the real estate industry, Luke served as an Officer in the United States Marine Corps and deployed to Helmand Province, Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. To this day, Luke considers serving his country as a first generation American the greatest honor of his life.

Luke holds a Master of Business for Veterans degree from the University of Southern California, a Bachelor of Science International Relations degree from the United States Naval Academy, and a Real Estate Broker license in the State of California.

In his free time, Luke enjoys playing soccer and volunteers as a mentor.


Ethan J. Chen currently services as the Operations Property Manager at EVERCREST Development & Management. He coordinates daily operations, marketing, technical support, and maintenance repairs.

Prior to entering into real estate, Jay served in numerous roles in the technology sector. He served as a certified Advertising Designer/Technician, a Graphic Designer, and a Marketing Production Manager of GPS and Smartphones.  His leadership and vision as the Marketing Production Manager led to his design team receiving the coveted CES innovation award for best design.  Jay holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Illustration from the  Academy of Art University in San Francisco.

In his free time, Jay gives back to his community by mentoring young adults and youths as a Ministry Group Leader.


Lisa Rufus currently serves as the Field Property Manager at EVERCREST Development & Management. With over sixteen years of hands-on industry knowledge and experience, Lisa directs daily management operations, marketing, and customer relations.

Prior to entering the Real Estate industry, Lisa served in the managerial administration, retail and customer relations. In her free time, Lisa is a compassionate supporter of her neighboring community and volunteers to help the elderly.




Howard Lee is the Maintenance Team Leader for EVERCREST Development & Management. With over thirty years specializing in maintenance repair, renovation, and construction, Howard leads his team with unparalleled professionalism and competence to deliver superior maintenance services.

Howard has had extensive experience in maintenance and construction over the past thirty years. As an owner-builder and independent contractor, Howard has completed hundreds of residential and commercial renovation and repairs in the Los Angeles and Orange County areas. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree from Taiwan’s Dongnan Technical University.

In his free time, Howard volunteers at church and participates in local community outreach projects.