Chris Johnston More about Chris Johnston Chris has worked in real estate and construction for the last 18 years. After graduating from CSU, Chico, with a Bachelor of Science in Finance he worked for Franklin Templeton Investments until 1999, when returned to his hometown of Bakersfield. In 1999 he went to work for Colliers International as a commercial real estate leasing and sales agent. After gaining valuable experience in that field, he went to work for Centex Homes, as a Field Manager. In 2004 Pulte Homes purchased what is now Solara at Kern Canyon and Chris joined Pulte as Lead Superintendent and was one of the first local employees. In 2014 Chris formed Tarina Homes, where he could bring together his skills as a home builder and Realtor, envisioning well-built homes of quality at an affordable price. It is with great joy and pride Chris and his team hand over the keys to every new Tarina Home buyer. Chris is an avid baseball fan. His hobbies also include tennis and auto racing.