Meet Team Foster

Meet Team Foster

Team Foster

Tere Foster

Managing Broker, CRS*, GRI*

Direct • Text // 425-637-8373

tere@fosterrealty.com

Tere Foster is one of the highest producing residential agents in the nation based on sales volume. She has nearly 30 years of experience in selling residential properties in Washington.

Tere is highly-regarded by her clients, as well as by her peers, for having a high level of integrity, in-depth market knowledge, and an incredible work ethic.  Tere created Team Foster over 10 years ago with the mission of providing incomparable client service.  Tere’s expertise in waterfront and estate properties and Team Foster’s exceptional client service have led them to record sales volume and has resulted in Tere and Team Foster being recognized in The Wall Street Journal as one of the top real estate teams in the country.

Tere serves as a member of Forum XXII, an exclusive organization comprised of 22 of the top residential brokers in the Seattle area, and is a member of three additional networking organizations of top brokers in Seattle and on the Eastside. In keeping with Team Foster’s focus on international sales, Tere is a member of the Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA) and a member of the Greater Seattle Chinese Chamber of Commerce.

Tere has created and maintained long-standing relationships with many members of the community, both professionally and personally, through her involvement in charitable organizations.  Tere has served on the Board of Trustees of the Bellevue Boys and Girls Club for 25 years and is a past-President of the board.  Tere also is on the Board of Trustees of the Bellevue Police Foundation and is actively involved in many other community organizations.

Tere and her husband, Stanbery—a trust and estate lawyer, reside in Clyde Hill.

* Certified Residential Specialist and Graduate Realtor Institute

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Moya Skillman

Broker, ASP

Direct • Text // 425-637-8373

moya@fosterrealty.com

Moya Skillman grew up in a family with a pedigree of real estate experience. Moya has a wealth of knowledge in working with corporate executives and elected officials. She spent seven years on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. After graduating college Moya decided to focus those capabilities on the family business and partnered with her mother, Tere Foster.

Moya is a Broker and an Accredited Staging Professional. She also leads Team Foster’s marketing vision of digital media and high definition video tours. Her attention to detail ensures that every client receives outstanding service.

Moya is a certified real estate instructor. She offers courses in working with international clients and teaches the Luxury Marketing Specialist certification course. She is also a founding member of the Breakfast Club, a networking group for the next generation of top-producing agents in the Puget Sound area.

In keeping with Team Foster’s focus on international sales, Moya is a member of the Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA) and the Greater Seattle Chinese Chamber of Commerce.

Moya is actively involved in the community. She serves on the Board of Trustees for the KidsQuest Children’s Museum.  In addition, she is involved with the Boys and Girls Club of Bellevue and Bellevue Lifespring.

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Ashley Brown

Operations Director

ashley@fosterrealty.com

Ashley rejoined our team in July 2013 after spending four years in the high tech industry.  She also has three years prior experience in residential real estate.  Ashley serves as Operations Director where she manages the day-to-day functions of Team Foster and ensures that the team provides the highest level of service to every client.  In an environment that at times can be quite fast-paced, our clients greatly value Ashley’s ability to get things done while paying attention to detail.  Ashley grew up on the Eastside.  She is a graduate of Bellevue High School and the University of Washington.

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Erin Wheadon

Transactions and Operations Director

erin@fosterrealty.com

Erin joined our team in November of 2004. She serves as the Transaction and Operations Director for our clients. She is responsible for managing each component of every transaction as we work towards a successful close. Erin has worked in real estate since September 1999. Her knowledge of the local real estate market, organizational skills and her consistent customer service benefits each and every one of our clients.

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Allie Hall

Licensed Assistant, Listing Manager

allie@fosterrealty.com

Allie joined Team Foster in the winter of 2014. Serving as our Listing Manager, she plays a key role on our team ensuring immediate attention is paid to every client. Allie’s exceptional ability to foster relationships has made her an essential addition. Native to the eastside, Allie grew up nearby in Redmond and is a graduate of Seattle Pacific University where she studied communications and business. She previously worked in the tech industry for a start-up software company assisting the CEO and also has experience ranging from land development to general real estate.

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Debbie T. Lin 林多加

Licensed Assistant, International Sales Manager

debbie@fosterrealty.com

Debbie Lin joined Team Foster in the winter of 2014. She is a member of the Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA). Debbie provides bilingual services in Mandarin Chinese and English to international parties. Debbie is a licensed assistant and manages broker opens, coordinates marketing activities and is present at all showings with international buyers and agents. Debbie graduated from Biola University in Southern California with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. Debbie is from Taipei, Taiwan with a family background in real estate investments.

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Christy Penner

Licensed Assistant, Staging Director

christy@fosterrealty.com

Christy joined our team in the Summer of 2014. Having grown up on the Eastside and Seattle metro area, she has extensive knowledge of different neighborhoods and communities. Previously, she worked as Lead Buyer’s agent assisting new homeowners and relocation clients. As our Staging Director, Christy shines with her keen eye for design and her attention to detail. Her real estate experience is an asset for the team and helps to provide outstanding customer service to our clients.

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Annemarie Willey

Marketing + Special Events Manager

annemarie@fosterrealty.com

Annemarie joined our team in the summer of 2016 and transitioned into our Marketing and Special Events Manager in February 2017. She is responsible for the marketing programs for our listed properties, including: print and online advertising, property brochures, marketing plans and timelines, direct mail campaigns, special evens/promotions and social media. Annemarie was born and raised on the Eastside and graduated from Washington State University. She previously co-managed a preschool program for three years. Annemarie’s knowledge of the area, attention to detail, and eye for design makes her a wonderful addition to our team.

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Andrew Sellers

Licensed Assistant, Showing Manager

andrew@fosterrealty.com

Andrew rejoined Team Foster in the winter of 2016 after seven years pursuing entrepreneurial endeavors. He has seven years of residential real estate experience, including two with Team Foster. Serving as our Showing Manager, he plays a key role on our team facilitating the showing needs of current and prospective clients. Andrew is a life-long resident of Washington state and attended the University of Washington. Growing up around real estate law and development, he has a keen interest in real estate investing and development. Andrew ensures all of our clients receive the highest level of service and enjoy the process at the same time.

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Tami Luger

Licensed Assistant, Administrative Services Manager

tami@fosterrealty.com

Tami joined Team Foster in the fall of 2015, serving as our Administrative Services Manager. She was born and raised in Bellevue and attended Washington State University. Her past experience includes marketing relations and customer service, including her work with a global interior architecture firm and a local retail firm. Tami has an exceptional eye for detail and her passion for customer satisfaction and extensive knowledge of the Greater Seattle region makes her an invaluable asset to our team.

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Lance Harwell

Concierge Services Manager

lance@fosterrealty.com

Lance joined Team Foster in the summer of 2015 as Concierge Services Manager.  Lance is originally from the Bay Area but has called the Pacific Northwest home for the past 20 years. Prior to joining Team Foster, Lance served in a number of roles. Lance owned a residential design/build firm credited with designing projects in some of the best homes in the Seattle area and the Eastside. He also worked at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in an executive support role. This combination of experience and his depth of customer service skills makes Lance a great asset to our clients. He provides exceptional service from finding service providers during the pre-market process to finding household support upon move in.  He is a great resource for our clients, even long after the home sale is closed.