Knoxville, TN (March 20, 2013) – Alliance Sotheby’s International Realty, a luxury real estate firm based in Knoxville, TN, is pleased to welcome new agents; Elizabeth Wright, Ellen Fernandes and Debbie Cope, to the Knoxville Office.
Debbie Cope, most recently, served on the Agent Leadership Council, Social Chair and achieved top 20 out of 160 agents. Spending over 2 years as a Lead Buyers Agent has given her valuable experience in the purchase process and amazing insight as to buyer preferences. Her previous career was in pharmaceutical sales in Mobile, AL and she received her Bachelor’s degree in business from Millsaps College in Jackson, MS. She is an accomplished tennis player, just celebrated her 25th wedding anniversary and has two children in college.
Elizabeth Wright has been a trusted real estate professional in the Knoxville area since 2007. Elizabeth’s success in real estate has been acknowledged by her consistency as a multi-million dollar producer. She has received the Knoxville Area Association of Realtors Award of Excellence each year since 2008. She is an Accredited Buyer Representative and is Short Sale and Foreclosure Certified. A member of Knoxville Association of Realtors, Tennessee Association of Realtors, and National Association of Realtors, she is excited to be working with Sotheby’s International Realty in providing local expertise with worldwide reach. Elizabeth has lived in Knoxville for 20 years, with a brief residency in South Barrington, Illinois. She grew up in Oxford, MS, spending her college and graduate school years at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. She graduated from Vanderbilt with a PhD in Biomedical Engineering in 1996. Her husband, Andrew, is CEO of Wright Brothers Construction of Knoxville, and Elizabeth is well versed in new home construction and all the details that go with it! They currently reside lakefront in West Knoxville and have 5 teenage and young adult children. Specialties include; new construction, lakefront properties, luxury properties and relocation. Elizabeth actively supports Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church, Knox Area Rescue Ministries, and World Vision. She is a member of the Board of Directors at Wears Valley Ranch and on the Board of Visitors for Vanderbilt University School of Engineering.
Ellen Fernandes earned a BS in Marketing from the State University of NY College at Oswego. Her earlier careers include Marketing Director for a commercial developer, which honed her skills in effective communication and promotion. In addition to these skills she provides her clients with dedication, creativity, professionalism and integrity.
Alliance Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliate Brokers work with Buyers and Sellers in Knoxville, Great Smoky Mountains, Chattanooga, Tri-Cities and surrounding areas assisting them with all types of residential properties from foreclosures to luxury homes.