Meet Team George Weeks
George Weeks – Founder, Team Leader and Listing Specialist
George has been involved in the real estate industry for over 30 years. He initially broke into the business during college as an on site sales associate for a large condominium company, and knew quickly that he had the talent to help people make one of the most important decisions in their lives. In 1987, George became a licensed real estate agent in Tennessee, eventually becoming a full service Realtor for RE/MAX in 2005 after a long and successful career in the hospitality business. George was an award winning, multi-million dollar Realtor with RE/MAX for many years, and has now opened up his own brokerage of Team George Weeks Real Estate.
George is able to produce results like no one else when it comes to selling homes others can’t sell, or helping buyers get fantastic deals! George has developed unique systems that have helped him sell more houses and help more buyers than almost all realtors in the area. George is currently in the top 1% of realtors in the country in sales and volume, and Team George Weeks is the number one real estate team in Rutherford County, according to the residential housing sales records. George and his team have helped thousands of people across Middle Tennessee, being well experienced in foreclosures, short sales, bank owned properties, as well as regular residential housing. George is also a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Tennessee Association of Realtors, and the Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors. George lives in Rutherford County, where he has served on local boards, is a member of one of the great area churches, and has regularly coached youth baseball. He has been married to his college sweetheart Angelia for over 30 years, and has three children that are in the family business as well.
Shelia Lunsford – Principal Broker and Partner
Shelia has been involved in the real estate industry for 16 years and is currently engaged as Managing Broker for Team George Weeks Real Estate, LLC. Although she grew up in Alabama, Shelia has made Middle Tennessee her home for over 40 years. Real estate is her passion and Shelia builds trust easily with her buyer and seller clients. Her personal and negotiation skills are paramount to ensuring a smooth transaction for all parties. All of her sales and listings are recorded under the Team’s name. Shelia is currently serving as a Director on the Middle Tennessee Board of Realtors. Shelia’s dedication to her profession include serving the Middle Tennessee Association of Realtors (MTAR) as both a member and subsequent Chairperson of the Grievance Committee and the Professional Standards Committee. Astute at networking, Shelia began a local chapter of Business Network International (BNI) in 2006 and continues her membership with them today. She has served as President, Vice President and is currently serving as Treasurer for the ‘Boro Business Network Chapter of BNI. When she isn’t busy explaining how to spell her name correctly ( grin ;), Shelia is typically working with her real estate clients, her business family or spending quality time with her husband, grown children and grandchildren. Her interests include gardening, water activities, college football and the outdoors.
Mike Patterson – Senior Partner & Broker
Mike is a proud resident of Murfreesboro and has resided in Middle Tennessee all of his life except for college and serving in the United States Marine Corp. He has been a very successful agent for the last four years and absolutely loves real estate. With a special knack for finding great investment properties as well as having extensive knowledge about new construction.
Mike uses an aggressive but friendly and professional approach to accomplishing the deal. Mike’s military experience and his many years of management have taught him how to assess, plan and achieve all the objectives needed for success. Whether it be selling your home or negotiating with other people on your behalf he is calm and systematic in helping achieve your real estate goals. Most importantly Mike not only wants to represent you but make you a satisfied client and friend for life!
Mike enjoys spending his free time with his wife Sam, children Mikey and Taylor as well as basketball, football and being an all around Mr. Fixit
Eddie Mann – Senior Partner & Realtor
Real estate is not just a hobby for Eddie or a great way to pass time….it truly is his career! With more than 25 years experience in sales, management and business development, Eddie guides his clients in making the best decisions possible for their families.
When he is not actually working with clients, he is catching up on trends constantly viewing new an existing communities and making connections that benefit the clients. Eddie’s goals are to build life-long relationships and make sure you’re happy with your decisions.
Originally raised on a farm in West TN, Eddie served in the United States Marine Corps in California where he met his wife of 35 years, Cheryl. They relocated to Rutherford County in 1986 and raised four wonderful children. As an enthusiastic member of New Vision Baptist Church, Eddie has led a co-ed small group on Sunday mornings and a men’s group on Wednesday evenings.
Chris Smith – Senior Partner & Realtor
Chris is a native of Rutherford county who has been an Affiliate Broker for over 15 years. Chris is a very aggressive realtor that takes his client’s needs to heart and applies it to get them in the home of their dreams.
Chris’s loves spending time with his family, his significant other Robin and their three children Nate, Lilly and Neely as well as watching sports, fishing and camping.
Shannon Orrand – Senior Partner & Realtor
Shannon got her start in real estate in 2012 after many years in office administration and joined Team George Weeks in 2016. She has found great fulfillment in real estate by combining her love of helping people with her expertise in overcoming the challenges that real estate transactions can sometimes bring. She also has extensive knowledge with new construction and foreclosed homes.
Shannon has resided in Rutherford county for all of her adult life along with her husband Gary and their two sons. When she is not working you can usually find her at a baseball field cheering for her sons. She also loves to read, drink coffee and spend time with friends and her church family at Family Worship Center in Murfreesboro.
Shannon loves to help people get from where they are now to where they want to be, helping them to have a better quality of life and she would love to help you buy or sell your home.
Michelle Lasley – Partner & Realtor
Michelle has worked in the real estate industry for almost 20 years! A Middle Tennessee native, she has lived in Murfreesboro for almost 30 years. She is an expert at her craft of helping buyers and sellers find their homes.
Michelle is married with two sons. Matthew, her oldest is living in East, TN and her youngest son Jaden attends ETSU and is continuing his career in baseball.
Michelle enjoys spending time on her new farm with family. She also loves spending time outdoors, going to the lake and fishing. A sports fanatic, some of Michelle’s favorite teams include UT Vols Football, Tennessee Titans, Nashville Predators and Atlanta Braves.
Jessica Haynes – Partner & Realtor
Experienced Realtor, Jessica Haynes, currently serves buyers and sellers located in and around middle Tennessee. Always holding client satisfaction as her highest priority, Jessica works hard to make the entire home buying and selling experience as productive and enjoyable as possible. Clients working with Jessica never fail to appreciate her efficiency, professional integrity, and fierce drive.
Having worked extensively with the escrow and title processes, Jessica has the knowledge and expertise necessary to handle a wide range of clients and situations. Whether her clients are looking for a home for the very first time or they’re seasoned investors; Jessica works tirelessly to accommodate their needs and exceed their expectations. Being a Tennessee native, Jessica is incredibly well-versed in the area’s housing market and always manages to find her clients those hidden gems that other agents tend to overlook.
Jessica values all of her clients and strives to build strong, lasting relationships with them that go far beyond business. Being a mother herself, Jessica understands how much families put on the line when they invest in a home. That’s why she works closely with them every step of the way, making the otherwise overwhelming process completely stress-free. Jessica is truly passionate about what she does and loves finding the best homes for her clients and their families.
To learn more about Jessica’s real estate services, please don’t hesitate to give her a call today.
Stephanie Stoner – Realtor
Stephanie has over a decade of real estate experience and specializes in luxury properties and fine homes. Utilizing her Bachelors degree in Business Administration combined with her experience serving on the Salvation Army Board of Directors as well as numerous school boards, church committees and social committees, Stephanie ensures that every transaction is handled smoothly and professionally.
With a passion for helping others, whether it’s to find their dream home or to just bring them joy, Stephanie is renowned among clients and colleagues alike. Her personality and style make her an invaluable asset in today’s luxury market as well as earning her the reputation as one of the most trusted and desired luxury agents in the area.
George Weeks Jr. – Realtor
George Jr has grown up around the real estate business. From assisting the team as a young man, to working with buyers and sellers to assist in their transactions. George specializes in working with buyers, while learning all he can about the houses Team George Weeks has for sale to try and fine each house a new family. He takes great pride in helping our clients find their perfect home, and walking them through the process step by step.
George Jr is a Middle Tennessee native. He played baseball for Middle Tennessee Christian School and now attends college at MTSU where he is pursuing a degree in Business.
Samantha Patterson – Realtor
Samantha is a proud resident of Murfreesboro, transplanted from West Monroe Louisiana in 2010. Samantha has a special talent for providing exemplary customer service. Samantha enjoys talking to people and helping them with their individual needs.
Samantha is a great communicator; using her skills to identify and assist in any problems that may arise. Samantha benefits from over 25 years of sales and customer service experience and is adept at identifying the interests of clients.
Samantha enjoys spending her free time with her husband, Michael, children, Jessie, Taylor, Mikey and her granddaughters, Blakeley, Serena and Vera, as well as landscaping, hang gliding, sky diving and discovering a new adventure around every corner!”
Judy Knapp – Realtor
Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Judy spent her young years entertaining people as a lead singer in her family’s band, The Gipson 5. She then went on the road spending 5 years touring in the Christian Music Industry, where she met her husband of 29 years, Arnie. They moved to Middle Tennessee 22 years ago, raised their 3 kids here and fell in love with our great state.
“Tennessee is where we built our life. As our children grew, I discovered a love and passion for Real Estate, and understood that my strong desire to help people, if partnered with that passion, would be a great way for me to make a difference. My goal is to communicate effectively, negotiate fiercely on your behalf, and make the home buying or selling process as stress free as possible. I’d be honored to work with and assist you with all your home-buying needs.”
Teri Preston – Realtor
Teri’s professional real estate experience includes legal, lending, research, training, staging, client relations, and consulting. Outside of work, Teri has acted as Disaster Relief Coordinator, Community Communications Director and Organizer, as well as mentoring with the TN Promise and Lunch Buddy programs. Teri combines her real estate experience and advocacy skills to assist home buyers and sellers in making informed decisions. Teri is a part of a Team that is ranked #1 Sales Team in Rutherford County, is in the top 10 in Sales in Mid-Tenn, and is ranked in the top 1/2% of Realtors and Teams in the U.S.A for sales and volume (2019). Teri was born in Florida, but is Tennessee sweetened, and loves to Read, Research and Right sRongs!
Rhesa Cox – Realtor
Rhesa has over 10 years experience in residential real estate sales. She got her start in new home sales and is a second- generation realtor. Not only were both her parent’s realtor’s her father was also a home builder. In keeping with tradition her daughter Lindsey partners with Rhesa in many real estate transactions.
Together they are committed to providing outstanding service and representation to their clients throughout the home buying or selling process. They love connecting with people and assisting them in perhaps what is often their largest and most personal purchase.
Elisabeth Weeks – Realtor/Marketing Coordinator
Elisabeth has been in the real estate business with Team George Weeks for several years. A proud Middle Tennessee native, she grew up in Murfreesboro graduating from Riverdale High School followed by Middle Tennessee State University. She has worked in real estate for several years and is highly experienced within the industry.
Elisabeth is extremely personable and friendly. She is dedicated to her career and clients as well as guarantees quality service and care. With a business and mass communication degree, she is fully equipped to do the best possible job with negotiating, marketing and serving others.
Elisabeth is passionate about music and arts. Elisabeth is a member of thespians and has done several theater productions. She also did several years of band, playing flute, and marching color guard as a proud member for both Riverdale, and MTSU Band of Blue. Elisabeth loves spending time with family and friends, cooking and traveling. She loves animals and has a passion for helping others.
Kim Shelby – Realtor
Harlie Walker – Realtor
Harlie is a native Texan who has made Tennessee her forever home! She is dedicated to assisting Middle Tennessee’s buyers and sellers by providing honest, attentive and successful guidance for all things real estate! Previous to jumping into this industry, her career in Human Resources helped her establish the necessary passion she has to serve people in all capacities. Harlie spends her free time adventuring with her husband, Taylor and two puppies, Duke and Ellie!
Melissa Eckholdt – Realtor
Melissa recently relocated with her family to Tennessee from across the country following a calling and a leap of faith. She and her husband chose to move to the great state of Tennessee for its people, values and natural beauty. For years Melissa’s mission has been to use what God has given her to help those around her. Upon moving to Tennessee, she was presented with an opportunity to transition into a new career and was excited to enter real estate. After spending nearly 20 years in the Non Profit Community Services industry, she brings her compassion for others and her business management skills to help folks with their home buying and selling adventures. Having personally been a part of numerous real estate transactions and recently moving from out of state, she looks forward to providing clients who are relocating, both locally and nationally, a smooth and enjoyable experience.
On a personal note, Melissa has been married for over 15 years to her husband Michael. They have two daughters, Addison and Isabelle who are very active. Addison loves music and plays the alto saxophone and piano. Isabelle’s heart can be found on the softball field where she always has a ball in her hand.
Teresa Schafer – Business Manager
Teresa has been with George Weeks since the very beginning in 2010 when there was only one Agent—George Weeks! Teresa’s background in mid-management for over 30 years brought excellent organizational and process skills to the Team. These skills have been the backbone for the tremendous growth we have seen over the last 10 years.
Some of her favorite pastimes are travel anywhere and everywhere, visiting her kids and grandkids in TX and NC, and spending time with friends in the Middle TN area!
Christie McGregor – Brokerage Manager
Christie is married to Olie McGregor. Has one daughter Hanna and three bonus daughters Holli, Kayla, and Kelsi. Christie has been in the real estate business for 11 years working the real estate administration side. She is born and raised in Murfreesboro. She loves to travel. They have two dogs, Bella & Odin and her future goal is to retire at the beach.
Angie Tucker – Realtor/ISA
Angie Tucker has been in Real Estate for 8 years. Angie oversees and is growing the Department of Inside Sales. She longs to help as many people achieve their dreams of home ownership! Angie has been a member of TGW for 1 year and will be a pivotal role of TGW to become #1 in Middle Tennessee!
Angie has been married to her husband, Kurtis for 16 years. They have 2 beautiful daughters, Sara Beth and Madelyn. She loves to travel and spend time with family!
Jaelyn Mead – Realtor/ISA
Jaelyn has been in real estate since 2018, starting as an assistant. She recently became licensed in early 2020 and joined our ISA department. Before Real Estate, she worked as a Dental Assistant in Middle TN. Jaelyn is an absolute ‘People Person’! She enjoys getting to know people and their stories, helping them with their real estate goals and understanding their “WHY?”
Tracy Wagner – Realtor / Transaction Coordinator
Tracy moved back home to Tennessee in 2014 to be closer to her family. She began her Real Estate career in North Carolina in 1992, and has done everything from working with Buyers and Sellers, photographing homes to all of the administrative side as well. She enjoys helping her agents and making the home buying process for her clients as smooth as possible.
Tracy has 2 grown children, Blake (wife, Kyndal) & Nicole, who live here and enjoys spending time with them and their families. Her parents and brothers and their families all live here too and loves getting together with all of them and being silly!
In her down time, she loves working with and riding horses, farm sitting, riding through countryside, hiking and singing in the choir at her church.
Susan Elliott – Listing Coordinator
Susan is a central Florida native and moved to Tennessee in 1995. She began working as an office manager in real estate in 2008 and she has held a Florida Real Estate license since 2016. Prior to her career in real estate she was a retail manager for stores such as Kids R Us and Successories. Throughout her journey, her love of helping others comes shining through! Her greatest successes are those where she helps others become their best!
When she isn’t working, Susan enjoys spending time with her husband of 29 years, Russell, and their three adult daughters, Tori, Hayley and Kamryn. They enjoy movies, attending concerts and visiting theme parks!
Lindsey Cox – Administrative Assistant & Realtor
Lindsey is a Tennessee native who has been in the real estate industry for several years. She is a third generation real estate agent and has a paralegal background. She has three children Chloe, Eli, & Avery. Lindsey enjoys spending time with her friends and family, doing yoga, reading, working out.
William Weeks – Marketing Assistant
William has been around the real estate business for most of his life. From riding around putting out signs as a young man to now handling the day to day marketing for the business. William specializes in advertising properties and doing aggressive marketing for the team. William takes pride in helping draw new clients into the business, helping people find homes.
William is a Middle Tennessee native. He is a graduate from Riverdale High School and is now pursuing a business degree from Motlow State college.
Bobby Simon – Marketing Assistant
Bobby has over ten years of IT and customer service experience, he understands the importance of promoting the needs of our clients, while using the most advanced technology, and social media presence to help promote our services. Bobby ensures that all our agent’s listings are visible on multiple social media platforms, along with getting our listings to more prospected buyers and agents.
Bobby is a native of Rutherford County. He enjoys traveling, photography and flying Drones, but spending time with his family, wife Meagan & sons Trey, Oliver & Jaxon is his greatest pleasure.