Magnificent Manors Team

Marybeth Fraser
CEO | MBA | Realtor®  | Licensed in VA and DC
Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist® | Accredited Staging Professional® 

As an experienced business executive, Realtor®, Certified Luxury Homes Marketing Specialist® and Accredited Staging Professional®, Marybeth Fraser leads the Magnificent Manors Real Estate Team of KW Metro Center. Smart marketing, meticulous research, creative staging, local market knowledge and intelligent negotiations are skills she brings to each transaction to make sure the process runs smoothly from start to finish.

Marybeth cares deeply for her clients, earning their trust and confidence as she works tirelessly to advocate for their best interests. Her client dedication and real estate expertise are so well-respected that she’s been referred to as a “home-selling hero” and “the best realtor I have ever worked with.” Her impressive track record has inspired her clients to repeatedly refer her to their friends, family members and colleagues. Marybeth is licensed to serve clients in Northern Virginia and Washington, DC. She is a member of the National Association of Realtors®, Northern Virginia Association of Realtors®, Virginia State Association of Realtors®, and the International Association of Home Staging Professionals®. In 2015, she was selected to serve on the Keller Williams Agent Leadership Council and invited to be a member of the elite Keller Williams Realty Eagles Group. She was recognized as an NVAR Multimillion Dollar Club Member, Top Producer in 2013 – 2020.

She also holds the following awards and achievements:

  • Arlington Magazine Top Producer 2020
  • Washingtonian Best Agent Award 2018 – 2020
  • Top 1% of Keller Williams Agents Nationwide 2019
  • KW Metro Center Eagles Group
  • Zillow 5-Star Agent

Nicole Franklyn-Clarke   Realtor® | Licensed in MD

Originally from Trinidad and Tobago, Nicole’s founded Final Touch Ltd, a home and building supply company. For 17 years, Nicole led the business and invested in real estate. After emigrating to the US, she joined KW Metro Center where she applies her marketing and construction expertise to fulfill her clients’ home ownership dreams. Her dedication to analyzing the numbers to gain maximum returns for her clients leads to friends forever.

Nicole earned her Upper Level Certification (BA equivalent) in Business Management and Marketing from the School of Business and Computer Science. She also holds certificates in Blue Prints Reading, Building Construction Technology and Interior Design.

When not serving clients, Nicole is working to improve the school systems as the VP, Fairmont Heights High School PTA and an active member of two other PTAs.

 

Kim Coles    Realtor® | Licensed in Washington DC | Greater Capital Area Association of Realtors® (GCAAR) | District of Columbia Association of Realtors® (DCAR) | National Association of Realtors® (NAR)

Kim serves her buyers  in finding their magnificent manors and working with sellers to transform their homes into magnificent manors so they receive the highest return on their real estate investment. Her attention to detail, strong negotiations skills and management of the process in a streamlined and stress free fashion are greatly appreciated by her clients. Her compassion and knowledge of the local DC market lead to clients who become lifelong friends.

In addition to real estate, Kim is an award winning Associate Professor of English at the University of Maryland.  She has authored a number of books and articles and lectured on a wide range of topics focused on women, international cultures and beliefs at the University of Pennsylvania, Oxford University, Princeton University, Library of Congress and the University of London.

Kim earned a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts in English Literature from Columbia University in NYC.  She then went to England where she earned a Master in Philosophy from Linacre College, University of Oxford and a Doctorate of Philosophy from St. Catherine’s College, University of Oxford.

Kim is passionate in advocating for women’s rights and does so through her writings and lectures. She has volunteered at Bread for the City to package food for those in need.   As her son’s greatest fan, she supports his seven day a week soccer training as he works to fulfill his dream of becoming a professional soccer player.

 

Leslie Daley Operations Director

Leslie leads the coordination of the team’s daily operations in addition to contributing to the marketing strategy and staging of our clients’ listings. With 10 years of large-scale government contracting experience as a project manager, she devises systems and procedures to facilitate execution of a smooth buying and/or listing process for our clients.

Leslie is a native Marylander and entreprenuer who founded a marketing and content creation consultancy. Previously, she held licensure as a Maryland Realtor®. Leslie earned a BA from Johns Hopkins University and an MBA from the University of Maryland University College.

In her free time, she coaches an elite girls basketball team that has won two national championships. Her interests extend beyond sports to interior design, home improvement, baking, continuous learning and family activities.

Bethany Redding Transaction Coordinator

Raised in Northern Virginia, Bethany brings an exceptional understanding of the entire real estate process having grown up in a Realtor’s home and having spent the last 10 years managing transactions and listings in the DC, MD and VA Area.

Bethany has completed the RSTMM (Recruit/Select) training process with Corporate Consulting Management Consultants and various training courses related to the Millionaire Real Estate Agent (RED) book and other administrative courses through Real Estate Brokerages in Northern Virginia. Bethany is utilizing her extensive knowledge about the various components involved with the administrative side of the real estate business to continue to manage transaction and listing services.

Bethany and her husband Erik live in Burke Virginia with their Miniature Dachshund, Max.

Tamara Wilson Marketing Director

Tamara works with each client throughout the selling process to design digital and print marketing and promotional materials that showcase their magnificent manors. From photography to creating custom brochures and online ads she creates magic in presenting homes to buyers.

Previously, Tamara gained real estate experience in her home state of Texas serving as the Marketing Manager for a brokerage in San Antonio. After moving to Virginia, she founded and led Alexandria Cake Pop Company providing sweet treats all over the country. She sold her company 3 years later. Tamara earned a BA in Advertising from Texas State University.

In addition to her creative talents, Tamara is a health enthusiast who works out regularly, hangs out with friends and family and takes trips to paradise.

Jessica Warren Social Media Director

Jessica leads the charge on all social media initiatives for the Magnificent Manors Team. As Social Media Director, Jessica plans and executes effective yet innovative social media strategies for our team and our clients. She is a researcher by trade, and organized, driven and creative by nature. After years working at Harris Interactive with the consumer market research team, she transitioned to the Executive Assistant to the National Guard Bureau, Logistics Directorate.

Jessica enjoys entertaining, cooking for her always hungry-family, running, traveling and photography. She has a B.A. in Psychology from the University at Albany and lives in south Arlington, VA.