The definition of TEAM
A group of people with different skills and different tasks, who work together for a common goal, with a meshing of functions and mutual support.
- Virginia FullerTeam Business Manager
Virginia, a native of Forsyth, GA, joined Kim Mixon’s awesome team as Business Manager and direct assistant to Kim. Talented, organized, upbeat (a quality needed in order to keep up with Kim), and versatile, Virginia has been a licensed real estate agent since 2003. She’s been making history ever since.
Virginia graduated from Sewanee (The University of the South) and was a sales and marketing professional for AHD International, a nutraceutical company in Atlanta. But now she’s right at home in the real estate industry. Her passion for the industry, drive, and can-do attitude keep Team Mixon productive and in positive spirits.
A dedicated wife and mom, Virginia enjoys exercising and spending time with her husband of ten years, Kenny, and two children, Clara and Evie. Not to be forgotten, Harper, her family’s Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, a welcomed addition.
Contact Virginia at Virginia@KimMixon.com
“With God, all things are possible.” Matthew 19:26
- Tom MaldonadoTeam Buyer Specialist
Tom, a native of Bronx, New York is an experienced Buyer Specialist with The KimMixon.com Team. He unveils his passion for real estate through the relationships he forms and nurtures with his clients. In 2014, Tom completed a successful seven-year professional hockey career and now comes ready to win everyday with Team Mixon.
Tom graduated from Middlebury College in Vermont with a degree in Psychology. Now as a fully-licensed real estate agent in both Georgia & Alabama, he brings intelligence and a gritty work ethic to his Buyer Specialist role. Tom brings peace of mind to buyers as they traverse through the potentially stressful process of buying a home — from home showings to contract negotiations and signings. His goal is to provide value for perhaps the biggest financial decision a buyer and their family will make.
Tom, who once lived in Germany and the Netherlands, moved to Columbus in 2011 to play professional hockey for the now-defunct local team, the Columbus Cottonmouths; now he’s focused on his passion for real estate. He loves spending time with his wife Lindsey, their son Blake and playing with their golden lab, Jax. Tom enjoys athletic pursuits of all kinds, including Crossfit, golf, and cycling, which makes him a great fit for the athletic culture at KimMixon.com.
Tom’s knowledge of the buyer process & expertise in our local market trends make him the right person to guide buyers through the process. Tom is resourceful, hardworking & skilled at meeting the needs of buyers as well as managing the Buyer Team for The Kim Mixon Real Estate Team.
“The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field or endeavor.” – Vince Lombardi
- Kylie McAlisterTeam Listing Agent
Kylie McKinney, a Columbus native and social media maven, is a Listing Agent with the Kim Mixon Team. Kylie’s marketing knowledge, experience and eagerness to learn make her an integral team member for Kim Mixon’s growing team of real estate professionals. Interestingly, she was introduced to the team when they helped her find her a home in Phenix City! Kylie believes in her team’s work because she’s a witness for the Kim Mixon Team experience.
Kylie spent two years in property management and is experienced in fostering relationships and forming new ones — skills that are important components of the Kim MixonTeam’s great success. And she’s grateful to work with Kim Mixon, the area’s top real estate professional who has taught Kylie everything she knows about working with sellers.
Kylie grew up in a military family and has lived in many places within the United States as well as abroad in Germany. She graduated from Hardaway High School and attended Columbus Tech. Kylie is a major asset as a Listing Agent with the Kim Mixon Real Estate Team.
Kylie is funny, loud and positive. You could say that she loves life which is a quality very much valued with the Kim Mixon Team. She enjoys traveling to new and exciting places with family and friends, helping people, playing with her dogs Dublin and Maple, singing, cooking, and dancing (while cooking). Kylie also enjoys taking in the sights, sounds, and food of Uptown Columbus. But her biggest joys are her two boys Roman and Maverick.
Kylie is dedicated, resourceful & always smiling; she insures no details are overlooked. Guiding seller’s through the listing process from start to finish, Kylie works diligently to always guarantee our listing clients the highest level of service & professionalism.
“Throw kindness around like confetti” – Author Unknown
- Marty UpshawBuyer Agent
Marty Upshaw is a man of many experiences and various creative interests — including woodworking and photography. He is a lifelong learner and loves exploring, making, and embracing new experiences. He has now brought his talents to the Kim Mixon Real Estate Team as a Team Buyer Agent. Marty was born at Andrews AFB, Maryland, but considers Warner Robins, GA his hometown. He attended Macon State College and earned his A.S., Business Administration in 2002. He also earned his B.S. in Political Science in 2013 from Columbus State University. Marty’s business sense and people skills make him a perfect fit for his work with homebuyers.
Marty has worked in real estate as a licensed agent since 2015. His previous experience includes work in the financial and retail industries. Marty’s diverse knowledge and professional experience are welcomed assets for his role with Kim Mixon Real Estate Team. Well-traveled and knowledgeable, Marty moved to Columbus, GA for the love of his life, Kristina. Marty has spent previous time in Los Angeles, CA pursuing an acting career. Marty’s travels, various personal interactions, and acting experience help him be the creative and engaged real estate professional that our clients know and love.
Marty enjoys spending quality time doing hiking and traveling with Kristina & their daughter Autumn. And when at home, he loves having a good time with their cats — aka the fur babies — Cleo and Oscar (both adopted from PAWS Humane in Columbus).
Marty’s diverse knowledge & professional experiences are welcomed assets for his role as a Buyer Agent with the team. His travels & experiences help him be a creative & engaged real state professional. Marty’s business sense & people skills make him a perfect fit for his work with homebuyers. Dynamic, friendly, funny, curious, and knowledgeable, Marty is ready to help you experience the joys of buying a new home.
Contact Marty today at Marty@KimMixon.com or 706.587.3803
“Write in your heart that every day is the best day of the year.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
- Nicole YoungTeam Listing Coordinator
With Nicole Young starring in their lineup, the Kim Mixon Real Estate Team hits a homerun every time. Nicole brings several years of experience in office support roles, starting with her first position as an administrative assistant at her alma mater, Tarleton State University, where she graduated with a B.S. in Liberal Studies and a focus in Sociology. After that, she worked in retail before working as a salon receptionist — a position she found highly enjoyable.
A self-titled “army brat,” Nicole and her family moved around quite a bit before settling in the Columbus area, which she now happily calls home. Growing up with a dad in the military has given Nicole a unique perspective on life. She’s learned to be adaptable to new situations and environments, and also credits army life with teaching her to readily embrace change. Nicole brings these favorable attributes to her role as Listing Coordinator with Kim Mixon’s crew of real estate superheroes.
Nicole’s favorite part of her job is visiting homes prior to listing them, and preparing them for photos. Some of her other duties include handling both paperwork and online information for listing clients, as well as communicating feedback to sellers.
When she’s not flexing her organizational muscles, Nicole loves reading and spending time with her nephew and nieces. Nicole is funny, empathetic and cautious, and firmly believes that everything happens for a reason, even when she doesn’t have the privilege of knowing what that reason is.
Nicole loves working alongside her team members, and will be happy to assist you however she can. Contact Nicole today at email@example.com.
“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you’re doing, you’ll be successful.” -Albert Schweitzer