About Us

American West Realty and Management provides professional Property Management services and real estate sales in Cody, Powell, and the greater Big Horn Basin. We have three goals:

  • Protect your property
  • Protect your income
  • Protect your time

No matter where you are in life, no matter what your real estate needs may be, our team has the skills and experience to help.

Rentals - Sales - Property Management - Investments

We don’t just manage!

Meet the Team

Nathan Gesner » Broker / Owner
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Nathan was born and raised in a small logging community of Oregon before joining the military at 17. After 21 years of service (and a couple years of floundering), he became a REALTOR with a desire to specialize in Property Management. Nathan has been the Broker / Owner of American West Realty and Management since 2010. He is a member of the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM) and the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM). He has served on the Northwest Wyoming Board of REALTORS as the Treasurer and currently as a Director. Nathan is an active investor and volunteer Moderator of BiggerPockets.com, the world's largest online real estate investment platform. If you are interested in real estate investing, reach out!

Nathan and Angie have three adopted children and actively support a variety of organizations throughout the Basin.
Angie Gesner » Associate Broker / Owner
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Angie is a Cody native, graduating in 1985. She attended Northwest College and then finished her degree in Accounting at the University of Colorado. She later became a massage therapist, specializing in sports and deep-tissue massage. She did bookkeeping for a variety of small businesses over the years and was excited to own a business with her husband. As the company grew, Angie saw a need for expanding the company into sales. She obtained her license in 2014 and is now a successful sales agent and Associate Broker.
Robyn Harper » Property Manager
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Robyn is originally from Oklahoma. She moved to Cody to help start a church and also started with American West Realty as an Administrative Assistant. In 2018 she obtained her real estate license. She worked her way up to Leasing Agent and now serves as a Property Manager. Robyn is married to Gary, an associate Pastor, and has two adult children. They are active in their church and the local community, and love taking their dog, Wookie, to explore the beautiful state of Wyoming.
Keri Malmberg » Leasing Agent
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Keri Malmberg was born and raised in Alberta, Canada where she attended Bible College. After a couple years of that, she followed her brother to beautiful Cody, Wyoming where she met her husband, Jeremiah. They have been married for 12 years and have three children. Keri first became interested in Real Estate while helping a friend house shop, and after completing Real Estate classes, she found her home at American West Realty and Management.
Anna Sapp » Property Manager
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Anna is a life-long Powell native who brings her education and business experience to American West Realty to serve you. She started as an Administrative Assistant but quickly obtained her real estate license and is now working in Property Management and real estate sales. When not working, Anna enjoys spending time gardening and creating fiber art.

Stop by and say hello to Anna. She is looking forward to meeting friends, both old and new!
Emily Denny » Associate Broker
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Nikki Hoellwarth » Salesperson
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Nikki calls Wyoming her forever home after moving here five years ago and marrying her husband Kyle, a Powell native. She is originally from New Mexico and attended New Mexico State University where she obtained a degree in Business Management and Marketing. She's currently the Executive Director of Mountain Spirit Habitat For Humanity and has worked with other non-profits for many years. Nikki decided to pursue her interest in real estate and is loving every minute of it! In her spare time, you can find Nikki in the mountains with her family, working on her Master's degree, tackling home improvement projects, or lounging on the couch watching HGTV!
Christi Davis » Salesperson
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Born and raised in Park County, Christi has a love for anything outdoors. From hiking with her husband to playing in the water with their dogs, Christi knows the area inside and out and can help you find the perfect match for you and your family. Whether you are looking for your first home or your fifth; a fixer-upper or move-in ready, Christi will listen to your wants and needs and will work tirelessly on your behalf to get you in the home of your dreams. With years of experience in marketing at a large mortgage company, Christi knows how to market your property aggressively to get a buyer attracted quickly. Working with the team at American West Realty and Management, she can help you accomplish your real estate goals!
Kristi Taylor » Office Manager
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Kristi is a Colorado native, but has lived in Germany and Georgia. Her family relocated to Wyoming in 2017. Along with her husband and two sons, she operates a small homestead between Ralston and Cody, where they keep bees, wrangle chickens and grow tasty food. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, eating, gardening and sitting on her porch.