Stephanie is the leader of Lanier Property Group, an award-winning real estate team at Intracoastal Realty in Wilmington, North Carolina. She was named one of Wilmington’s Most Intriguing People and voted Best Real Estate Agent by the StarNews. She was also named to StarNews Media’s inaugural “40 Under 40” list in 2019. She is a winner of the North Carolina Association of REALTORS® Rising Star Award and was named to Wilmington’s inaugural Power 100 list in December of 2019. She was also named to an exclusive international list of real estate influencers by Inman News in 2017. Most recently, Stephanie was honored with the Cape Fear CREW Award of Excellence for her dedication to advancing the careers of women in real estate.
Stephanie is firmly invested in her hometown of Wilmington, North Carolina, named one of the South’s best coastal towns. She holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of North Carolina Wilmington. Her investment in the local community includes founding The Inspiration Lab, a membership community that provides teaching, tools, and connection for working women. Stephanie is particularly passionate about empowering women who want to grow their real estate businesses and those who own or want to start a small business. In the fall of 2019, Lanier Property Group and The Inspiration Lab teamed up to host a women’s conference in Wilmington with an entire day devoted to real estate and marketing. Hundreds of marketers, real estate agents, and REALTORS® from across the U.S. and Canada attended.
Stephanie is known for her ability to provide inspiration and tangible takeaways. She does this whether speaking with her real estate team, her buyers, sellers, and developers, or new audiences. She enjoys writing as a contributor with Inman News, the real estate industry’s leading information source, as well as on the Lanier Property Group and Inspiration Lab blogs.
As a parent to a child with special needs, Stephanie has made a study out of work-life rhythm and self-care. When she isn’t leading her businesses, volunteering with charities close to her heart, or caring for her team and her family, Stephanie speaks to audiences on fostering work-life integration. She also speaks to business owners and entrepreneurs about best practices for content marketing and personal branding.