Janet was born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky, the heart of the Bluegrass Region. She played Division I Tennis at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. After college Janet returned to her hometown where she earned a Master’s Degree in Athletic Administration from the University of Kentucky while working for the athletic department.
Janet left the world of athletics to become a Residential Real Estate Broker in 2005. The Byrd Family has called Wilmington, North Carolina home since 2013 when they relocated from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania for her husband, Jason, to start a career with Live Oak Bank. They have two boys, Langston and Emmet, who currently attend a a public year round school, Codington Elementary School.
Janet has 15 years of real estate industry experience in 3 different markets. She has an appreciation for historic homes and the desire to educate her clients about the real estate process.
Her real estate philosophy is simple; clients come first. Janet pledges to be in constant communication with her clients, keeping them fully informed throughout the entire buying or selling process. She believes that if you are not left with an amazing experience, she hasn't done her job..