Leadership Team

Real Estate is a people business and these are our people. Meet our leadership charting a course for Macdonald.

Lynn Hsu

CEO

Jonathan Cooper

President

Drew McLean

Managing Director

Rosey Hudson

Vice President of Operations

Mark Winter

Director of Agent Development

Managing Brokers

Tim Russell, Vancouver Region
John Anderson, Vancouver Region
Arthur Ng, Burnaby
Paul Prade, Burnaby
Tore Jacobsen, Eastern Region
Bob Milloy, Eastern Region
Andrea Thon, North Vancouver
Patricia Place, West Vancouver and Squamish
David Langlois, Victoria Region
Jeannie Shaver, Parksville

Company Awards And Achievements

The Most Powerful in Residential Real Estate – 2017 (Swanepoel Power 200) 

The Most Powerful in Residential Real Estate – 2016 (Swanepoel Power 200)

Global Alliance Award for Most Outgoing Cross Border Referral – 2019, 2020 & 2021 (LeadingRE)

The largest brokerage company in Western Canada – 2009 (Real Trends)

Lynn Hsu, CEO

Lynn started her real estate career in 1985. From 1987 through 1989, Lynn was the #1 salesperson for Western Canada at a large, national real estate firm, ranking in the top 3 for all of Canada for combined residential/commercial real estate sales during those years. In 1990, Lynn bought Macdonald Realty, when there was only a single office in Vancouver’s Westside. Since that time she has expanded the company, growing it to more than 20 offices throughout British Columbia, with nearly 1,000 staff and sales associates, turning the operation into a true full-service real estate company.

Over her career, Lynn has been honoured many times for her achievements. These include:

  • The Largest Company Owned by a Woman in BC — 2022 & 2023 (Business in Vancouver)
  • The Top 20 Women Leaders in Residential Real Estate – 2016 (Swanepoel Power 200)
  • BC Business 50 Most Influential Women in BC – 2015 (BC Business)
  • Person of the Year in Chinese-Canadian Business Award – 2007
  • Canadian Business Top 100 Canadian Women Entrepreneur Award – 2006
  • Canadian Business Top 100 Canadian Women Entrepreneur Award – 2004
  • Taiwanese Canadian Entrepreneur Award
  • Overseas Chinese Achievement Award
  • 40 Under 40 Achievement Award for Entrepreneurs in BC
  • Best Multi-Family Low Rise Development, Georgie Awards, 2017

Jonathan Cooper, President

Jonathan was with Macdonald Real Estate Group from 2006 to 2016, during which time he served in a number of roles, eventually rising to become the Vice President of Operations. In early 2017, he joined Holborn Group, a real estate development and property investment firm, and held the role of Chief Operating Officer for six years. In his capacity as COO, he had various areas of responsibility, including development projects, sales and marketing, legal, and asset management.

In 2023, he rejoined Macdonald Real Estate Group as President. In this role, he is responsible for all facets of the day-to-day operations of the firm, including residential and commercial brokerage, property management, and project marketing.

Jonathan’s commentary and op-eds on the real estate business have appeared across various media platforms, including Inman News, REM, Bloomberg BNN, and The Vancouver Sun. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Toronto, and a Master’s Degree in Real Estate from Georgetown University. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Madrona School Society, and lives in Vancouver.

Drew McLean, Managing Director

Drew McLean has been licensed for thirty years with a background in both residential and commercial real estate. He has been a Managing Broker with Macdonald Realty in the Fraser Valley for the last 18 years, and most recently was the company’s Eastern Regional Manager leading 6 offices and 275 agents to record sales volumes.

Drew was recently appointed to a new position of Managing Director. In this role, he oversees Macdonald Realty’s best-in-class Managing Broker team and will be responsible for the overall success, including sales and business operations, of the residential division of Macdonald Real Estate Group.

Rosey Hudson, Vice President of Operations

Rosey joined Macdonald Realty in 2007, initially as a member of the marketing team. As her role evolved, she assumed responsibility for enhancing the company’s online presence and leading it through a significant rebranding effort.

In 2019, she took on the position of Vice President of Operations for Macdonald Real Estate Group. In this capacity, Rosey is instrumental in driving technological innovation and managing organizational change.

Her oversight extends to critical areas such as marketing, technology, training, and day-to-day brokerage operations. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Simon Fraser University and lives in Vancouver.

Mark Winter, Director of Agent Development

Mark Winter earned a Certificate in Organizational Coaching from the University of British Columbia in 2015 and his Professional Certified Coach designation from the International Coach Federation (ICF) in 2016.  A veteran of the real estate brokerage business in Vancouver, Mark is spearheading change in the industry through internal organizational coaching. 

Mark’s vision is to elevate the professional performance of real estate agents and reframe how they interact with clients. He is passionate about inspiring people and believes that coaching is a fundamentally brilliant way to make a difference for them. Originally from Oxford, England, he resides on Canada’s west coast. 

  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC)
  • UBC Certified Organizational Coach
  • Former President, Vancouver Chapter, International Coaching Federation
  • Author, A Different Conversation

Lyndan Properties

Lyndan Properties is a real estate development and investment firm dedicated to creating properties that meet the highest standards of quality, design, and sustainability. Having served the Greater Vancouver area since 2013, Lyndan has experience with every aspect of the development process from property selection, design development, construction, and marketing.

Macdonald Platinum Marketing

The Macdonald Platinum Marketing team offers a range of project marketing services including real estate project marketing, sales strategy development, and market research, to help clients effectively promote and sell their properties.

Macdonald Property Management

Macdonald Property Management provide residential and commercial property management and currently manages over $6 billion in BC properties with offices in Vancouver, the Fraser Valley and Victoria.

Macdonald Commercial

Macdonald Commercial provides creative real estate solutions in the area of commercial sales and commercial leasing including: apartments, land, retail, office, industrial, shopping centres and other investments.  Macdonald Commercial has over 40 dedicated commercial brokers with a head office in Vancouver, and offices in the Fraser Valley and Victoria.  They are a proud member of CORFAC International, the premier network for independently owned commercial real estate firms.

Macdonald Realty

Carefully curated over the past 80 years, Macdonald Realty offers unparalleled industry expertise in every facet of real estate. From luxury, residential, commercial, project marketing, development and property management we have established a reputation built on knowledge and trust. Operating over 20 offices and 1,100+ agents, brokers and property managers in B.C., we are your best next move.