Wine Country Team

Nathaniel Clevenger

Nathaniel Clevenger

CEO – Finance Officer – Co-Owner


Nathaniel (“Than” to his friends), is the CEO, and co-owner of Wine Country Communities, LLC, based in Tricities, Washington.

After a 20+ year career as a political and business/finance development strategist based in Washington, D.C., he found his passion in developing, financing, and constructing single and multifamily housing communities. Never one to mistake motion for action, Than has financed, constructed, and sold over $125MM in real estate (affordable housing developments, retirement villages, multi-family housing, and hotels) since 2011. To learn more about Than see his profile on LinkedIn.

Than was raised in Southeastern Virginia on the Chesapeake Bay, and the Outer Banks of North Carolina, and graduated from George Mason University outside of Washington, D.C. When he is not working on designing and developing beautiful places people can affordably call home, he enjoys spending time with his children, drawing and painting, old radio plays, reading, and dreaming of sailing a fast boat around the world.



Donal McIntosh

Donal McIntosh



Donal McIntosh is the Co-Owner of Wine Country Communities, and CEO of Northtrend Investments LLC, a land development company. He is a licensed real estate broker in the State of Washington. 

Donal has over 30 years of experience in all phases of market-rate and senior housing, including site acquisition, market analysis, feasibility studies, retirement village development, sales, and marketing. He was responsible for the land acquisition and development of The Village at Canyon Lakes in Kennewick, WA. The project included over 300 villa units, 40 rental cottages, and a 120-unit congregate facility with a first-class restaurant open to the public. Donal is a University of Oregon business graduate and served as a Captain in the US Air Force. 




Cailyn TaylorCailyn Taylor

Interior Design

Cailyn graduated from Western Washington University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Marketing, which she used to pursue a career in real estate. She was a licensed agent/broker in three states for over 10 years. Her focus for many years was new construction, though she also has experience in resale properties and property management. Her passion has always been marketing and design with a focus on serving her customers. After taking a few years off to be a stay-at-home mom with her two children, she has returned as the Design Coordinator for our Red Blend Townhomes.



Katie Murphy

Marketing Director & Interior Design Assistant

Katie graduated from the American Musical & Dramatic Academy (NYC) with a degree in Musical Theatre Performance which she used to pursue a career in the performing arts. Over the past decade she’s taken her artistic and creative background to explore a variety of industries which included; photography, fashion, marketing, special events, advertising, the list goes on. These experiences enhanced her creative skillset but also provided a vast professional training. Over the years, Katie secretly had a fascination for home architecture, design and decor. So when CEO, Than Clevenger asked Katie to be the Director of Marketing for his company, she happily accepted! Since fall 2020, Katie has been putting her creativity to work, designing the logo, updating and maintaining the website, creating content for social media, launching marketing campaigns, and even designed a Wine Country fashion line! Katie has no plans on stopping there. Her next mission with the company is to become fully trained on home design so she can assist future homeowners in creating the home of their dreams!



Kirk Catt








Keating Hurd 

Interior Design – Red Blend Villas




Brennan Dallman 

On-Site Project Manager