Janet is a native of North Carolina, born in the mountains near Asheville, moved to the High Point area for 30+ years and just recently moved to Wilmington. Her first visit to Wilmington and Wrightsville beach was in the late 90’s and she knew immediately that she would someday call Wilmington home. She earned a BS degree from UNC-Greensboro majoring in Business Administration, worked for Herbert Construction, owned a family childcare business for 5 years, worked for Guilford County Schools, Westchester Country Day and began her real estate career in 1997. She has worked varied areas of the real estate brokerage business including new construction, house flips, investment properties, property management, commercial and residential sales. In 2007 Janet formed her own company serving as broker in charge. In 2014 she joined Allen Tate as Branch Leader-Broker In Charge and most recently joined Intracoastal Realty as Sales Manager-Broker In Charge of the Barclay Point office.
With her passion for the industry, she served as president of High Point Regional Realtors Association and board officer for Triad MLS, board of director for NC Realtors and TREBIC. She was named by her peers as Realtor of the Year-2008 and Broker-Owner of the Year-2009.
She was company chair in 2019 of the “Tate Cares” campaign raising more than $161,000 for local charities. She has served on numerous boards helping women and children in crisis. She is proud to be affiliated with the leading firm in the area training agents to use some of the best marketing and IT tools in the industry. Her vast experience in the industry is now shared with agents as their mentor and coach. She has mentored several top rookies in the Triad area. One of Janet’s most gratifying moments is watching the agents soar and succeed in the industry.
She enjoys cooking, gardening, swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, and the arts. She and Dennis, enjoy travel, community theatre, the beach and most importantly spoiling the grandchildren!