Meet The Team
Tammy Mitchell Hines
Owner, Broker, ABR, CRS, GRI, SFR, CDPE, REALTOR, MRP
Phone: 618-281-HOME (4663) or 939-HOME (4663)
Her credentials and awards include 2016 REALTOR® of the Year, 2016 RASI Professional Award, 1996 Rookie of the Year, Top Individual Producer for the Realtor Association of Southwestern Illinois for 2003, 2004, 2005. Since 2006 she has been the leader of one of the Top Teams in the entire MLS. She was also chosen as 1 of 30 agents under 30 across the nation by The National Association of Realtors, and designations of excellence include her ABR, GRI, CRS, SFR, CDPE (Certified Distressed Property Expert for handling Short Sales), MRP (Military Relocation Professional) Broker’s license and Managing Broker’s License.
Tammy is also involved in numerous civic and professional organizations and provided scholarships to local high school children for over 11 years. In 2015 the annual “Integrity and A Smile” yearly scholarship was replaced with financial support to the Business and Entrepreneurship Program in an attempt to reach and positively affect more children.
“As the overall team leader, I spearhead the management, marketing efforts & financial operations of the company. My major emphasis is listing property, working with Sellers and referral clients, negotiating contracts and coaching our team members. It is my goal to ensure that the synergy of the team remains cohesive, efficient, exciting and fun.” My vision is simple, “Everyone deserves great service.”
Tammy primarily works with the sellers (she works on listings). She also works closely with each member of the Team to ensure that they meet and exceed our client’s expectations. Loyalty, confidence and client satisfaction are highly important to her, so you can be sure that your Real Estate experience is a pleasant one.
Graduating from Webster University with a bachelor degree in Media Communications, Tammy began her Real Estate career in 1996. Her past experience and education helped develop her excellent organizational, communication, marketing and negotiating skills. She truly loves her profession and genuinely cares about helping buyers and sellers reach their goals. You will find that her high energy level, integrity and driven work ethic are second to none.
As a wife and mother, Tammy understands the importance of family and helping you accomplish your real estate needs. A stickler for high standards, exceptional service and a reputation for results, you will feel very comfortable with Tammy on your side.
Feel free to email Tammy at [email protected] or call her on her cell at 618-698-9199. Managing Broker
PSA – General Manager
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Jane serves as General Manager of Tammy Mitchell Hines & Co. overseeing agency practices, staffing and operations alongside Tammy. Jane also works directly with Tammy on Listings and attracting buyers to your home. With over 30 years of business, marketing, sales and customer service experience, Jane brings enthusiasm, skill and real life knowledge to the TMH & Co brand. Jane joined the team after selling her marketing company. Her many years of experience, combined with her real estate knowledge (as a broker and investor), make Jane a valued member of the team. “As a 20+ year owner of a marketing company, I have a unique understanding of the way your home needs to be represented to attract the most qualified buyers.” “Having your home sell at the right price, in the appropriate amount of time, every time, is our goal. Our team strives for 100% client satisfaction in everything we do. Nothing less is acceptable. I have known Tammy personally for many years and can’t think of any other individual in the business community that I trust and respect more.” Jane is a designated “PSA” (Pricing Strategy Advisor) with the National Association of Realtors.
Listing Partner, St. Clair/Madison
Rebecca is a seller specialist with our team and focuses on clients wanting to list their homes in St. Clair and Madison Counties. She loves working with sellers to help them understand the real estate market and the selling process. She realizes that your home is one of the biggest investments you will ever make and wants her sellers to be well informed, realistic and protected. Rebecca works on forming relationships with her clients that allow her to understand their needs and accomplish their goals.
Rebecca has lived in both St. Clair and Madison county allowing her to gain intimate knowledge of the communities she serves including Scott Air Force Base. She has over a decade of experience in Real Estate and works tirelessly for her clients. She is very involved in her local community and loves where she lives. In her spare time (which there is never much of in Real Estate), Rebecca likes to rehab houses enhancing her hands-on approach to real state.
Realtor, Buyer’s Agent
“Finding a home for my clients that meets their needs and that they are totally in love with is why I love my job.”
Dan was drawn to Tammy Mitchell Hines & Co. because he felt we are the best in the market. Not only do we do a great job, but we do things with integrity and a great work ethic. “It’s not work if you love what you do, and clearly Tammy and her team feel this way about helping their clients.” Dan has a great team spirit and measures his success by the success of his clients. Buyers who work with Dan always say how patient he is and really enjoy the process of buying a home with him.
When not hard at work, Dan spends the rest of his time with his son Noah. Dan also enjoys staying active and being outside as much as possible. “I am a sports enthusiast and specifically a huge Cardinal baseball fan.”
John Sanders, MRP
Realtor, Buyer’s Agent
“I’m a retired Air Force Veteran. Having moved numerous times during my 24 year military career, I have a unique understanding of real estate. Nothing is more gratifying and exciting to me than the feeling I get from helping people meet their real estate needs.”
John knows having the right real estate agent means having an agent who is committed to helping you. As a full time buyer’s agent with Tammy Mitchell Hines & Co. John gets to work exclusively with home buyers. His commitment level has helped him build a remarkable track record of happy clients. “You can count on me to always do what’s in your best interest. I pride myself on being honest, trustworthy, and knowledgeable.
I know how important it is to find the right home.” Whether you are facing PCS orders, general relocation or just looking for a new home, John promises to do everything he can to make this a smooth transition for you & your family.
John has earned his MPR designation (which stands for “Military Relocation Professional”) from the National Association of Realtors.
Realtor, Sales Manager
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George Green, Buyer Specialist. Georg joined the Tammy Mitchell Hines & Co. team after a long and successful career as Operations Manager of a multi-national Industrial Minerals Company. “My career began with a small company consisting of 4 locations. I was involved in every aspect of the company’s gown in to what is today a multi-national company. In my tenure with that company, I relocated across the country, many times. From that experience, I gained a true appreciation and unique understanding of real estate from a consumer standpoint; as both a buyer and a seller. When asked to join the Tammy Mitchell Hines & Co. team, I quickly realized the company was built on a solid base of honesty, integrity, understanding, care and service. I am extremely proud to be part of this team and look forward to applying my business skills, leadership and genuine desire to help as we grow and expand, and to help clients as they search for their new home”. George is truly dedicated to the overall experience of the clients who choose Tammy Mitchell Hines & Co. as their Realtors®. He also works with the company as an advisor for future development and expansion.
Christina’s focus is exclusively on home buyers. She grew up in Columbia and now lives in Millstadt. After working in another career for 17 years, Christina decided to follow her passion and “dive into the real estate world!” Helping our clients find their perfect first home or “forever home” is what gets Christina excited about her career! She promises to be committed and trustworthy to her clients through every step of the process. Having clients that are excited about finding a new home truly makes her happy.
I am constantly in a state of learning and want to know everything about the industry. I believe that the more knowledge I have, the better agent I will be for my clients. I would like them to feel like I am honest, respectful, and helpful when representing them in their home buying process.
I am a long-time local resident and am very familiar with the area and all it has to offer. I started working in property management on Scott AFB and over the past 3 years have transitioned into real estate. I am currently based out of St. Clair County and love to volunteer and get involved within our community. My husband Noel and I are also members of the Filipino American Club of Southwestern Illinois, dog lovers, and enjoy trying new restaurants.
Realtor®, Client Care Specialist
As the Client Care Specialist for Tammy Mitchell Hines & Co., Sam works to ensure client satisfaction and maintain long term customer relationships. She also works with buyers and sellers as they begin their journey into real estate. Sam strives to provide excellent service for every one of our clients. “It feels good to help someone find their ‘perfect-fit home’, and I’m honored to be a part of that experience.”
When she isn’t in the office, Sam enjoys time with her two young boys, Alex and Evan. Her family shares a passion for Star Wars and comic books. “We love being nerds together.”
Sam’s email is [email protected]
Phone: 618-281-HOME (4663) or 939-HOME (4663)
“As the Listing Coordinator, I am the go-to person for most listing questions. I regularly provide listing information to real estate brokers as well as sellers. My primary focus is to maintain listings and make certain all the details are attended to once your home goes under contract. I coordinate the closings and manage all the other tasks that allow your closing to go smoothly.” One of Stella’s primary responsibilities is to manage and track each pending transaction to ensure it closes on time with as few problems as possible. You can feel confident that the myriad of details regarding the closing of your home, from loan approval, appraisal, and lender coordination are carefully attended to.
Stella also takes care of the office while also providing a central point of contact for our clients.
You may reach Stella at our Columbia, Illinois office 281-3959 ext. 10 or email her at [email protected]
Phone: 281-HOME (4663) Ext. 15
Cherie is the Buyer Care Coordinator at Tammy Mitchell Hines & Co. She is in charge of coordinating all the special care we give our buyers once they go under contract. She is the first point of contact and makes certain all details are completed, on time and correctly. Cherie lives in Columbia with her family.
We invite you to email Cherie at [email protected] or call her at 281-HOME (4663) Ext. 15.
Staff Photographer / Marketing Assistant
Phone 618-281-HOME(4663) or 939-HOME(4663)
Our Photographer / Marketing Assistant Jeff, works in tandem with our listing department to make certain all the fine details of the listing process are completed.
Jeff has a bachelors degree in Art Education from SIUE and has been a professional photographer for over a decade. Jeff works with various equipment and software to make your home look its best. Jeff inputs data, creates virtual tours, schedules photo sessions and does other varied marketing tasks to help sell your home.