More About Me


Areas of Expertise:
 Full Time Real Estate Specialist since 1977
 Licensed Real Estate Broker since 1987
 Past Branch Manager in West Chester for 24+years
 Past Branch Manager in Fairfield 1986-1990
 Vice President and Office Manager, West Shell Realtors 1986-1997
 Past Branch Manager, Grady Realtors
 Personally involved in over 3,000 closed real estate transactions over 44 years in the real estate industry

Community Involvement:
 Member of St. Aloysius Church of Shandon
 Member of Ross Lions Club
 Knights of Columbus 3rd Degree Member of Council No. 968, Hamilton
 Sponsor of numerous sports teams for Morgan Ross Athletic Association, Lakota Athletic Association, and Mason Athletic Association
 Coached baseball, softball, and soccer for Morgan Ross Athletic Association and JV soccer for Ross High School 1987-88
 President of Ross Lions Club 1987-88, 2008-09
 Past Trustee of Morgan Ross Athletic Association
 Served on the Fernald Community Reuse Organization
 Local Ross Township Community Supporter

Education and Training:
 Graduate of Colerain High School
 Attended University of Cincinnati, Business Management, Real Estate Law, Real Estate Appraisal, Real Estate Financing, Real Estate Principles and Practices, and New Construction

Awards and Designations:
 Certified Residential Specialist (C.R.S)
 Accredited Buyers Representative (A.B.R)
 Member of Cincinnati Board of Realtors
 Member of Hamilton, Fairfield, Oxford Board of Realtors
 Member of Cincinnati Homebuilders Association
 Served on the Grievance Committee of Local Board of Realtors
 Served on the Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors Arbitration Committee

Industry Recognition:
 Circle of Excellence/REALTORS® Alliance of Greater Cincinnati 1982-88, 1990-91, 1993-97, 2000-02, 2004, 2014-15, 2017-23
 Hamilton Fairfield Oxford Board of Realtors Million Dollar Club 1987-88, 1990-96, 1998, 2000-04, 2014-15, 2017-21
 1991 Top Producer of the Year Award, Hamilton Fairfield Oxford Board of Realtors
 Ohio Association of Realtors Professional of the Year Award 1984-88, 1990-91, 1993-99, 2000-04
 Member of the 5% of the National Dozen Club 1987-88, 1990, 1992-96
 Non-competing Manager Awards
 Well respected Real Estate Branch Manager for 29+ years

 Extensive Search Engine Marketing/Google/Yahoo/Bing

Personal Background:

 Married to Donna (Densford) Thinnes for 50 years
 Proud father to son, Shaun Thinnes and daughter, Jaime (Thinnes) Neumaier
 Proud grandfather to Jonathon Jr (L.J), Gavyn, Jaice and Rylee
 Served United States Army 1970-1973

 Long term resident of Ross/Groesbeck/Colerain areas (70 years)