James Williams | President & Owner | DC, VA | 240.401.4002 | JWilliams@SenateRealty.com
Upon graduation from Hampton University in 1989, James served in the United States Marine Corps as a commissioned officer. He left the Marine Corps and attended Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.
After graduation, James went into Management Consulting. While Consulting, he actively invested in the Washington Metropolitan Area’s real estate market. After a few years of successfully dabbling in the market, James decided to leave his corporate job and pursue his passion of selling real estate full-time. James currently serves as Owner and Principal for Senate Realty with his sister, Lisa.
Davani Durette | Office Manager | DC, MD, VA | 202.642.9099 | DDurette@SenateRealty.com
Davani Durette has been working with Senate Realty for over 3 years, where he develops the company infrastructure while supporting over 20 Realtors. He has been involved in real estate sales and investments for over 10 years, originally working with residential investors in California and Nevada.
Prior to Senate Realty, Davani participated in many research and advocacy efforts in DC, Chicago and Los Angeles. Davani holds a B.A. in Economics with a minor in Business Administration from Howard University.
Akeem Alade | DC | 202.294.2023 | AAlade@SenateRealty.com
Bio coming soon.
Antonio Smith | VA | 703.300.7104 | ASmith@SenateRealty.com
Antonio Smith is a licensed real estate agent with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science as well as Master’s Degrees in both Military Studies and Strategic Studies. Prior to becoming a realtor, Tony served as a military officer and civil servant responsible for coordinating, synchronizing, and executing high stake activities to include multi-million dollar projects. He decided to enter the real estate industry to leverage his many years of successfully completing complex projects and to assist people in achieving their real estate goals. Tony is honest, diligent, reliable, and brings a sense of warmth and patience to everything he does. He currently resides in northern Virginia and enjoys reading, running, and spending time with his family.
Belinda Gamble-Dicupé | DC, MD, VA | 301.675.1109 | BDicupé@SenateRealty.com
Belinda Dicupé epitomizes integrity, passion, hard work and creative service in every facet of your real estate transaction. She has built a successful career in real estate for over 16 years in the Washington Metropolitan Area. She has worked every aspect of the industry by working with banks, representing sellers, buyers and investors in both the residential and commercial market.
Belinda uses her experience and foresight to proactively address details before they become a problem. Belinda is heavily involved from the first phone call all the way to settlement. She is passionate about the needs and goals of her clients, and she specializes in bringing peace of mind to all of her clients. She has become the “Go to” agent who is tenacious, protects her clients’ interest, while absolutely doing everything in her power to ensure their success. She gets extreme gratification in her client’s happiness.
With much appreciation to her exceptionally loyal clientele, personal referrals, her sphere of influence and repeat business, they continually carve the foundation of Belinda’s career.
Brandon Smith | VA | 703.314.8522 | BSmith@SenateRealty.com
Brandon Smith earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from Old Dominion University in 2016. With a solid history of employment in the retail field, coupled with community volunteer work, Brandon has maintained a high level of customer satisfaction throughout his early professional career. Before transitioning into real estate, Brandon worked as a sales representative for the second largest wine distributor in Northern Virginia. As a salesman, he learned and applied expert knowledge in sales and marketing that allowed him to increase the sales volume for multiple accounts throughout the Fairfax and Vienna area. Being a resident of Virginia for over 10 years, Brandon has gained an in-depth understanding of rental properties, new developments, and other market trends pertaining to residential areas. He is an honest and determined real estate professional who is willing to go the extra mile to assist renters, homebuyers, sellers, and investors to reach their desired goal.
Brenan Danchik | DC, MD | 301.728.8270 | BDanchik@SenateRealty.com
Bio coming soon.
Carlton Hill | DC, MD, VA | 202.489.8207 | CHill@SenateRealty.com
Carlton Hill has been educating and guiding clients through the home selling and buying process for over 15 years. He is experienced in selling and leasing residential, commercial, and multi-family properties.
His career began in the financial services industry, where he quickly found a passion for real estate. Previously, Carlton has worked at HomeFree USA, a nonprofit that educates first-time homebuyers, and CoStar, a commercial real estate research firm that tracks real estate markets worldwide. He loves to work with clients because he enjoys the reward of helping them reach their real estate goals.
Hill as also worked with real estate investors and developers of all sizes, which helped him understand the development process from start to finish. He is very sensitive to the investment objectives of investors because he has also worked as a developer of single family homes and condominium conversions himself.
Charise Harper | MD | 240.381.1007 | CHarper@SenateRealty.com
Charise Harper is a licensed Realtor in Maryland. Ms. Harper specializes in assisting first-time homebuyers in navigating the complexities of the homebuying process, as well as assisting Sellers in getting their desired price. Her knowledge of affordable housing programs and advanced sales techniques has helped her maintain a successful real estate career for over 12 years.
Christina Thomas | DC, MD | 301.938.9341 | CThomas@SenateRealty.com
Bio coming soon.
Frank Chambers | DC | 202.436.4664 | FChambers@SenateRealty.com
Bio coming soon.
Henok Yohannes | DC | 202.230.9247 | HYohannes@SenateRealty.com
Henok Yohannes is a former general contractor with a wealth of knowledge in real estate development. He is a DC resident who comes from a family of real estate professionals and developers. As such, he was introduced to the business at an early age. His background includes managing multi-family real estate developments, which helped him earn invaluable experience in everything from design and structural integrity to the creativity required in marketing processes. With an undying passion for real estate, Henok is ready to help you with buying or selling your property.
James Broady, Jr. | DC | 202.276.2050 | JBroady@SenateRealty.com
James Broady is a licensed real estate agent and Founder of Realty Ventures, LLC, a DC-Based real estate and general contracting firm. He is a native of the Greater Washington area, having lived in Maryland and District of Columbia. He earned a B.S. in mechanical engineering from University of Maryland and a M.S./Business from Johns Hopkins University. He has over 25 years of combined experience in the construction, real estate, information technology, manufacturing and defense sectors. Prior to becoming an entrepreneur, Mr. Broady was a product manager, technology consultant, and project engineer. He provided business, technology, and product solutions to Fortune 100 companies and small businesses alike.
Mr. Broady currently resides in the District of Columbia, where in addition to his business endeavors, he pursues his passion for travel, sports and the arts.
James C. Young | DC | 202.674.1178 | JYoung@SenateRealty.com
Bio coming soon.
Julian King | DC | 443.771.1755 | JKing@SenateRealty.com
Julian Anderson King was born in Washington, DC and attended the prestigious Smithsonian Early Education Center. A prodigy, he excelled at academic and athletic pursuits through high school and was consistently ranked among the top 15 athletes nationwide in Javelin, Shotput and Discus.
Julian King is a stock trader and investor on the FOREX Nasdaq and Dow exchanges. His real estate marketing business, HomeBoost, LLC is an emerging industry leader in the field of virtual walkthrough photography using the Matterport 3D camera technology. As a real estate agent, Julian strives to create multiple housing options for buyers and lucrative sales for sellers.
Karen Lindsay | DC, MD | 202.262.7986 | KLindsay@SenateRealty.com
Karen Lindsay is an experienced Realtor in Washington, DC and Maryland. She works tirelessly to sell your property, be it a single-family home, multi-family building, or commercial space.
Karen also works equally as hard to help you find your dream home or the land to build your home upon. Investors looking for profitable properties, she can help you find them. If you are looking to rent now and buy later, she assists with that as well. She welcomes all kinds of real estate transactions.
Kyle Smith | VA | 571.285.8423 | KSmith@SenateRealty.com
Kyle Smith received his B.S. in Occupational and Technical Sciences from Old Dominion University in 2013. He spent 2 years in the field of education teaching at a Title I Middle School. In this environment, Kyle developed patience, persistence and a critical eye for detail that he applies to finding the ideal property for his clients. A Virginia resident for the past 10 years, Kyle has seen the tremendous growth in quality locations from Arlington to Norfolk. He is excited and appreciative to be able to assist his clients in making the best decisions possible for their needs.
Lisa Pope | DC | 703.819.7117 | LPope@SenateRealty.com
Bio coming soon.
Rasheeda Clements | DC | 202.320.0426 | RClements@SenateRealty.com
Rasheeda Clements, a native Washingtonian, is a licensed Realtor in Washington, DC. She purchased her first home at the age of 24. While knowing very little about the real estate process, she credits her positive buying experience to knowledgeable and reliable real estate agents–whom she now works alongside. She looks forward to providing the same guidance and exemplary customer service to assist her clients in realizing their dream of home ownership.
Rasheeda is an experienced communications professional in both the public and non-profit sectors. She possesses a Bachelor of Science degree in Telecommunications with a concentration in Public Relations from Morgan State University.
Raymond Oliver | DC | 202.868.7145 | ROliver@SenateRealty.com
Bio coming soon.
Rhonda Ward | DC | 202.360.3446 | RWard@SenateRealty.com
Bio coming soon.
Robert Morris, III | DC, VA | 202.213.5184 | RMorris@SenateRealty.com
Robert Morris provided 20 years of commissioned officer service in the United States Marine Corps. While serving in the Corps, Robert was an associate professor at Southern University and Louisiana State University where he taught Leadership and Management. His real estate focal areas are in emerging real estate markets and working with first-time homebuyers as well as seasoned investors.
Robert holds a B.S. in Physics and Electronics Engineering from Hampton University. In addition, he received his Masters in Public Administration from Southern University School of Public Policy
Russell Carter | MD | 202.500.5720 | RCarter@SenateRealty.com
Russ Carter is a newly licensed Realtor in the District of Columbia and Maryland. He was born in Washington, DC in Ward 5 where he lived for over 20 years. Now, he resides in Upper Marlboro, MD. Nonetheless, Russ is still deeply rooted in the Washington community where he volunteers at local soup kitchens and mentors young men at the local high schools.
Russ graduated from Dunbar High School in 2008 and Morgan State University in 2014 with a Degree in Finance with a strong emphasis on Accounting. He began his career as an SEC Reporting Accountant for the United States Postal Service and is now a Management Consultant to the United States Navy-Office of Financial Operations.
Russ is a member of American Red Cross and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. He is friendly, energetic, consistent, and determined to provide you with outstanding real estate services.
Semira Ali | DC, MD | 301.267.7128 | SAli@SenateRealty.com
Bio coming soon.
Steven Washington | DC | 202.246.7404 | SteveWashington@SenateRealty.com
Steve is a fifth generation Washingtonian who still discovers something new about this extraordinary, exciting city daily. He attended DC Public Schools, St. Albans School for Boys, and then Princeton University. There, he majored in Architectural History, Theory, Design, and Urban Planning. His senior thesis was a critical analysis of the plan (circa 1980) for DC’s “Old Downtown.” A lot has changed in DC since then.
Steve worked in publishing, having been an editor, writer, graphic designer, and even an illustrator. He has also been involved in competitive athletics and the entertainment industry.
His appreciation for the city and experience as a homeowner drew Steve to real estate. A Realtor for several years, Steve has had the pleasure of working with investor-developers, homeowners, and aspiring homeowners alike.
Trish Diggs | DC, MD | 240.716.2280 | TDiggs@SenateRealty.com
Trish is a native Washingtonian who has witnessed the transition of the nation’s capital over many years. Seeing this transition, as well as the growth and development of the surrounding communities in the DC region, lead Trish to her passion for real estate.
Prior to working in real estate, Trish worked for 17 years in the federal government as a Contracts Specialist and Program Manager. There she mastered the skills of managing complex multi-million dollar federal contracts, large federal procurements, and acquisitions. These skills allowed her to immerse herself into real estate with a foundation of knowledge and the ability to navigate her clients successfully to home ownership from contract to close.
Trish’s clients appreciate her considerable knowledge of DC, attention to detail, and her friendly approach. Her ability to analyze market trends and her extensive knowledge of winning strategies for buyers is critical in the highly competitive, fast-growing DC real estate market.
Lisa Williams | DC, MD, VA | 703.582.7150 | LWilliams@SenateRealty.com
Lisa went into Customer Relationship Management Consulting after graduating from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University. While Consulting, she actively invested in the Washington Metropolitan Area real estate market.
After a few years of investing in the DC metropolitan market, Lisa left Consulting and pursued her passion of selling real estate full-time. While selling real estate, she noticed a tremendous customer service void in the real estate brokerage market. The knowledge of this void, coupled with her previous customer service-oriented consulting experience, was the driving impetus behind founding Senate Realty with her brother, James.
Lisa prides herself on working at a team-oriented brokerage that provides unmatched service for clients in need of knowledgeable, highly qualified agents.