Our Team – Legacy Group Network

Our Team

Top Selling Real Estate Group

Whether you are buying or selling a home in the Spokane area, you have come to the right place. As one of the Spokane area’s top selling real estate groups, you will have the knowledge and skills of an experienced and dedicated team of professionals working for you.

Hear what our clients are saying about us. Click here to read Testimonials from some of the hundreds of satisfied Buyers and Sellers we have worked with.

A Custom and Personal Experience

We utilize the latest technologies, market research and business strategies to surpass your expectations. However, and more importantly, we listen to you and that means we find solutions that are tailored to your real estate needs. We look forward to assisting you in finding the home, acreage, or investment property you are looking for. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at any time!

Head shot of Seth Maefsky - Spokane - Owner - The Legacy Group


Seth is our Lead Agent and his high sales volume puts him in the top 3% of REALTORS®  in Spokane. He grew up on his family’s farm in Minnesota, where he learned the value of commitment and hard work. Prior to his career in real estate, Seth was a high school science teacher for five years. He moved to Eastern Washington in 2002 to attend graduate school at Washington State University. He grew to love the mountains, lakes, and rivers of Washington, and after earning his Masters Degree decided to make Spokane his home.


Head shot of Claudia Restrepo - Spokane - Owner - The Legacy Group


Claudia is the Team Leader for our group, and she brings an international flair to the office. Born and raised in Colombia, South America, she grew up in a family of successful entrepreneurs. Claudia also has experience in starting and running her own business, a floral shop in Colombia, when she was just out of high school. She came to the United States in 2003 to learn and study English, in which she has become very fluent, along with her native language Spanish. Claudia is a very positive person and she truly enjoys working with people. She is exceptional at listening to her clients, and always puts their needs first.

Head shot of John Graham - CEO - The Legacy Group


John, or “Coach,” grew up in Montana and moved to Spokane to play college basketball. After graduating from college John was a college instructor and coached basketball at the collegiate level before pursuing his passion for business and sales. For the past 20+ years John has been an industry leader in sales and Management in the Spokane community. He uses his sales, management and coaching background to lead our team as we continue to be the top selling real estate group in the region.

Head shot of Tyler Carlson - Director of Human Capitol - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Born in Spokane and raised in the valley, Tyler feels privileged to call the Pacific Northwest his home. The competitive spirit Tyler developed early on as a standout football player at University High School shines through in his approach to real estate.  He began his career with the Legacy Group as part of the inside sales team before becoming a licensed Realtor. As the Director of Human Capitol, Tyler thrives on the chance to make a positive impact in the lives of his teammates and the community. He is driven by his wife and daughter who inspire him to make every day better than the last.

Head shot of Sally Olsen -Listing Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Sally has lived in Spokane for 16 years and graduated from Mead High School.  She served in the United States Army Reserve then graduated from CSU Fresno with a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and continued with Graduate work in Multicultural Education.  She is the mother of 3 busy children and is active in the Spokane community as the owner of a small business franchise.  She loves the beautiful Pacific Northwest and enjoys camping, boating, and riding with her family.   She truly enjoys assisting her sellers in all phases of selling process.

Head shot of Steve Hagen - Listing Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Steve has earned many national designations during his 20 years as an award-producing realtor, is born and raised in Spokane, and has earned his Broker’s License. He has received many production and service awards, both by his local and state association. Steve has served at the state level as VP of Education & Business Practices, helping develop quality programs and classes for realtors across the state. Steve is also a Licensed real estate Instructor for the Washington Realtors, having taught over 1000 realtors in business procedures in the past 3 years. Steve enjoys golfing, has a passion for muscle cars, loves to be on his boat and considers himself an excellent BBQ’r. Steve is passionate about his career, and is committed to serving his clients with the best representation, negotiation skills & advice anyone would expect from a professional.

Head shot of Nick Harkness. - Listing Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Nick was raised on a farm west of Spokane where he learned the values of hard work and commitment.  He attended EWU where he earned a degree in education and spent 10 years teaching High School English.  He later earned his Master’s degree in Sport and Athletic Administration from Gonzaga University in 2002 which led him to serve as a director for various local High School sporting events. Nick, his wife, and two children are proud to call Spokane home.  Nick is committed and dedicated to making sure his clients have a positive home buying experience.

Michael Kiter- Listing Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group - Keller Williams Realty


Michael grew up here in Spokane, attending the same high school as his parents. He comes from a military family where he learned the importance of perseverance and commitment. He earned a scholarship to the University of Washington where he ran on the Track and Cross Country teams. Michael graduated with a degree in Political Science, specializing in international relations. He recently moved back to the area from Seattle to develop his career has a REALTOR®. Michael brings a diverse background to the Legacy Group, and he goes all-out to make sure his clients have a positive home buying experience.

Head Shot of Dalene Kersey - Listing Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Dalene has lived in the Spokane area for over 20 years,  grew up around the Priest Lake area in Idaho, and loves the beautiful outdoors. She is the mother of four children, and understands the value of a quality home. 10 years working in Law Enforcement with the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office has  taught her strong values of honesty, integrity, loyalty, and teamwork. As a graduate of Leadership Spokane in 2009 she gained insight and a deep understanding into the entire Spokane area and resources. Dalene promises to make your selling and buying experience with her a professional and enjoyable one, and to provide amazing customer service based on your needs.

Head shot of Sarah Hoiland - Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Sarah grew up in the country north of Spokane, where she learned to truly appreciate all the beauty that nature has to offer. She attended Gonzaga University where she graduated in 2005 with a Bachelor’s in Education. She has worked in the service industry, while substitute teaching in Spokane Valley. Sarah is very excited to be in the real estate industry where she specializes in helping buyers find the home of their dreams.

Head shot of Megan Wiks - Listing Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Megan was raised in Southern California and Spokane, and is a graduate of Shadle Park High School.  She is a professional trained classical ballet dancer who studied at the Joffrey Ballet School in NYC where she also performed for 3 years.  As a Buyer’s Specialist,  she enjoys getting to know her buyers and helping them find a home that they love.  She is also the List Agent for Monogram Homes at their Rivercrest and Coyote Rock Development in the Spokane Valley.  She loves selling new construction and helping buyers through the new construction process.

Head shot of Jordan Lupfer - Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Jordan was born and raised in Spokane. He attended West Valley High School where he was noticed for his basketball skills. He attended, and played for, Eastern Oregon University. Jordan finished his college career in Seattle at Shoreline College, where he was a little closer to home. He returned to Spokane where he worked in the restaurant industry while training and studying for his real estate license. He looks forward to a bright future here at The Legacy Group.

Head shot of Kristine Simpson - Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Kristine strives for excellence and professionalism. She had a successful five-year career specializing in High-Volume Multi-Housing real estate and property management. With the knowledge base and dedication to helping community members find a residence, it only seemed natural to transition to the real estate industry. Being a part of the Spokane community and helping clients with their real estate needs for the past three years has been exciting and rewarding. She looks forward to the opportunity to continue helping Spokane families realize their home ownership goals. She and her husband, a Spokane firefighter, have two children.

Head shot of Victoria Ftizsimons - Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Victoria moved to Spokane years ago to be closer to her grandchildren and ended up falling in love with the Inland Northwest. After spending twenty years serving the public in the financial industry she decided to transition into real estate. She is very excited to be with The Legacy Group as a Buyer’s Specialist. Victoria’s ambition is to utilize her years of experience to assist her clients to achieve their home ownership goals.

Head shot of Shanann Bragg - Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Shanann has worked in client service based positions for years. In these positions she gained management, organizational, and communication skills and continues to place high importance on developing lasting client relationships. As a Buyer’s Specialist, she strives to deliver excellent service to every client. She views herself as a trusted partner leading them through the home-buying process. Shanann and her family moved to Spokane from Las Vegas in 2006. They enjoy the hiking and biking trails the Inland Northwest offers. Shanann also volunteers at her children’s school, and is active in raising awareness and fund-raising for various organizations in Spokane.

Head shot of Monica Kullman - Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Monica was born in Carson City, NV and moved with her family to Tacoma, WA the summer before ninth grade. She attended  Eastern Washington University, where she ran track and cross-country and graduated with a degree in Criminal Justice.  Monica enjoys riding horses, camping, skiing, running, traveling and doing anything active and outdoors with her husband and two daughters.

Monica’s career started at a desk, but she quickly learned that she is happier working directly with people, and when she and her husband started their family she knew she also needed a flexible schedule. She became a bartender, then she managed two bars, which allowed her to be at home with her young girls during the day for the past seven years. But, Monica also knew that she wanted a true career that she could build over time, and began to think about what might be a good fit for her, a ‘people person’ who isn’t afraid of hard work, and loves a challenge. Serendipitously, the Kullmans listed and sold their home through the Legacy Group, and the rest is history! Monica says she loves being a Realtor because she is able to share her community and all it has to offer with families who are considering the area, and she finds that she provides a much-needed service in locating the perfect home for her clients.

Head shot of arlee Gibson - Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Karlee grew up in Spokane and graduated from Central Valley High School. She has very strong ethics including integrity, loyalty, and responsibility. Karlee strives to be a leader among Spokane Real Estate agents by guiding individuals in the process of buying/selling one of their largest assets. Karlee puts her client’s interests and needs first, and strives to achieve life-long relationships; both business and personal. Karlee specializes in residential real estate buyers, and especially enjoys working with first time home buyers, giving complimentary Home Buyer Consultations.  A home is a personal choice that reflects a person’s preferences, style, hopes, dreams, and memories. Karlee strives to be a trusted adviser in this journey!

Head shot of Carriann Hafer Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Carriann was born and raised in the small town of Chewelah Washington, and has relocated to Spokane Valley. Carriann was working towards her nursing degree at Spokane Community College, before deciding she wanted to follow in her fathers foot steps and become a Realtor. Carriann posses the excellent skills of building lasting relationships and dependability to her clients through previous work in banking which taught her the importance in client services. While working as a buyers specialist, Carriann strives to make your experience in finding your home one with professionalism and ease. Carriann values time spent with family and friends, along with enjoying the beauty of the Northwest.

Mirena Sharpe - Buyers Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group - Keller Williams


Mirena has lived in the Inland Northwest her entire life, and has a great appreciation for the beauty and lifestyle the greater Spokane area has to offer. Mirena was introduced to the piano at a young age and has played for 18+ years. She pursued a Music Theory degree at North Idaho College and is passionate about continuing the arts in education. As a Buyer Specialist with The Legacy Group, Mirena specializes in going above and beyond the expectations of her clients to ensure they find the home of their dreams.

Head shot of Xander Hoffman - Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Xander Hoffman was born and raised in the inland northwest where he enjoys spending time outdoors on his families ranch and working in his community.  Xander strives to be a leader in the real estate community and is a member of the Spokane Young Professionals Network. He became a Buyers Specialist after working a successful five-year career at UPS, which taught him the value of teamwork and integrity.  Xander enjoys going above and beyond assisting his clients finding their dream home.

Head shot of Kristina Carlson - Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Kristina has invested the last 10 years of her life into customer service and cultivating enduring bonds with her clients. Her love and appreciation for Spokane is demonstrated through her ubiquitous work with local nonprofits like The Spokane RiverKeeper to preserve the beauty of Spokane’s unique features. Specializing in working with buyers; Kristina strives to exceed expectations. She is an example of hard work, passion and integrity in the Spokane real estate community

Head shot of Alyssa Bashor - Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Alyssa grew up in Missoula, MT, moving to Spokane to attain her undergraduate degree from Gonzaga University. With a passion for research, communication and negotiation, Alyssa had her sights set on law school. After spending four years in Spokane studying at Gonzaga University, Alyssa was enamored, deciding to make the beautiful river-and-mountain city of Spokane her new home. Alyssa’s background in everything from collections to marketing, portable toilets to wine (strictly business, of course!) have honed her dogged determination, high spirits, and willingness to get her hands dirty! She is ready to help you fall in love with Spokane like she did, and find a house to make into a home.

Head shot of Lisa Peters - Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Lisa is a graduate of Ferris High School and attended college at Spokane Falls Community College where she studied advertising and graphic design.  After college Lisa moved to the Seattle area and began her career with Nordstrom where she brought a high level of service and loyalty to her customers.  Her hard work and commitment to service advanced her career with Nordstrom into leadership roles including floor management, regional buying specialist and Store management.  As a store manager she had the pleasure of leading the Spokane team and her success advanced her to the Nordstrom Bellevue Store Management position.   She later chose a career change so she could spend time with family.  Lisa was the director of children and Family Ministry at Faith UMC for nine years where she was able to continue serving other by supporting the needs of families in the community.  Lisa is passionate about delivering and meeting the needs of her clients and has a long history of service and customer loyalty.

Head shot of Joel Oakland - Buyer Specialist - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Joel was born and raised in Spokane. He attended Assumption grade school and Gonzaga Prep high school where he learned the importance of community and working with others. He is currently finishing up his business marketing degree at Eastern Washington University. Joel was in a leadership position in his business fraternity Phi Delta Theta and is currently the top fundraiser which donates to the ALS Association. He is a goal-orientated individual who is excited about forming new relationships with first time home buyers. As a buyer’s specialist with our team Joel enjoys helping his buyers find the perfect home efficiently and in a timely matter.

Head shot of Lyndsi Lee - Listing Speialist - Buyer Specialist - CDA - The Legacy Group


Lyndsi is the team’s Listing specialist in Coeur d’ Alene. She was born and raised in North Idaho. Attending Boise State University, she received a Bachelors degree in Business Management. Lyndsi is a true advocate for those that she represents and cultivates lasting relationships with her clients. Lyndsi goes above and beyond for her clients. In her free time she loves traveling, time in Idaho’s outdoors and being on the lake with her family.

Head shot of Reece Burnett Buyer Specialist - CDA - The Legacy Group


With over 5 years of experience in residential and commercial real estate, Reece leverages top-of-the-line marketing techniques with his expertise in the industry to provide each client with a distinct competitive advantage. He has represented buyers and sellers of many property types. As a buyer’s specialist with our team, Reece delivers exceptional service while simplifying the process of buying a home. He specializes in the purchase of residential homes and residential investment properties. In his spare time, Reece enjoys spending time with his wife and two young children as well as hunting, fishing, and the outdoors.

Amy Merzanis - Buyers Specialist - CDA - The Legacy Group - Keller Williams


Amy Merzanis is a buyers specialist at The Legacy Group of Keller Williams in Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho. She grew up in good old sunny and hot Arizona, where she worked in the mortgage industry beginning with processing loans, moved to title/escrow and followed up with becoming a Real Estate agent. Her love for the water and boating brought her to the Northern Idaho, where she spends her free time with her family wake boarding. Amy has over 16 years of expertise in the business. As a buyer specialist she has a keen eye in finding that perfect home for her clients.

Head shot of Tyler Hobbs - Listing Specialist - Missoula - The Legacy Group


Tyler grew up in Spokane, graduating from West Valley High School. He attended the University of Montana on a football scholarship playing in two national championship and receiving All-American accolades. Tyler graduated with a degree in Marketing and Secondary Education where he went on to become a high school business teacher and coach for five years.  Tyler has a passion for people and developing lasting relationships with his clients.  He is a driven, enthusiastic, and hard working Realtor that is passionate about helping you through the exciting and hassle-free process of buying or selling your home!  Tyler is excited to bring The Legacy Group to Missoula, MT. and share his wealth of knowledge of the area. Tyler and his wife have one child and love all the recreation Missoula has to offer.  He loves to golf, fish, ski, and barbecue in his spare time.

Head shot of Lucas Meriwether - Buyers Specialist - Missoula - The Legacy Group


Lucas Meriwether was born and raised in Missoula. He attended Montana Tech in Butte and then transferred back home to the University of Montana. He also graduated from the Western College of Auctioneering in the fall of 2015. He joined Keller Williams in November of 2016. Lucas has deep family roots in Missoula. He provides great customer service and he is hardworking and attentive to every request that you may have in the Buying process. He will listen to your every need and be there for you from the first point of contact to closing and beyond. Lucas values his clients and believes that his level professionalism is second to none.

In his free time Lucas enjoys spending time with his family and friends, watching sports (especially football), attending concerts and last but definitely not least spending time at Flathead Lake during the summer.

Inside/Outside Sales Agents

Head shot of Pamela Gaylor - ISA - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Pamela lived in the Inland Northwest as a young child, moving to California when she was only 5. She was raised in Chico California and that is where she spent most of her adult life. She has returned to the beautiful area of Coeur d’Alene Idaho, where she built a home and resides with her husband Eric and their 2 beautiful daughters. Pamela has 5 other siblings and loves her big family! She worked from home as a child care provider to help others and raise her own. She now has the opportunity to work outside the home, and has taken an interest in the Real Estate world. Pamela brings 15 years of customer service and public relations to our team. The energy and gratitude she brings is a delight, we really enjoy working with her.

Head shot of Jessica Geibel - ISA - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Jessica grew up in Spokane and graduated from Gonzaga Preparatory High School. Afterwards, she followed her passion to play colligate level soccer and ultimately ended up pursuing her degree at Washington State University in Hospitality Management. Jessica brings 3 years of customer service and sales experience to the team. She is fast paced, customer focused and detail oriented. Jessica enjoys working with clients to ensure they have great experiences and lasting relationships with our team. She hopes to one day own her own venue and host events

head shot of Natalie Nunez -ISA - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Natalie was born and raised in Walla Walla Washington and moved out to the Spokane Valley about 2 years ago. She’s come to love the inland northwest and enjoys spending her free time outdoors hiking. Previously working in retail, Natalie brings a positive attitude and strong work ethic to the team. She’s motivated to perform at her best on providing excellent costumer service and developing ongoing relationships with clients for years to come. Coming from a fast-paced environment, Natalie is exited to have the opportunity to be apart of the Legacy Group. As an ISA, Natalie hopes to create lasting impressions and is excited to start working one on one with clients interested in buying a home in the Spokane area. Natalie has a bight future here at the Legacy Group.

Rob Baila - ISA -Spokane - The Legacy Group - Keller Williams


Born in Spokane, Rob has returned to the Inland Empire after 24 years away. Rob spent 2 years in the US Army and was stationed in West Germany.  Growing up with two teachers Rob discovered a love of history and can often be found exploring local museums and historical sites. Over those 24 years away Rob has worked in many industries, most recently in web development and project management. With over 20 years in Sales and Client Service experience Rob brings a unique perspective to the Legacy Group Team. Rob prizes his ability to build long term relationships with his customers.

Head shot of Maria Martinez - ISA - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Maria grew up in the Tri-cities and now lives in Spokane. Maria graduated with a degree in Business Administration and Marketing with a minor in Psychology. Currently she is in the process of obtaining her Masters degree in Psychology, where she will become a Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst and specialize in working with children who have been diagnosed with autism.  She will bring over 10 years of customer service to the table and truly has a burning passion to help and motivate others to become the best that they can be. Maria is motivated, driven, detail orientated, passionate and has a big heart. She is beyond excited to start the next chapter of her life at the Legacy Group as an Inside Sales Agent where she hopes to excel and grow on a daily basis.  Maria currently lives in the Spokane Valley with her best friend/Fiance and is loving every minute of her life with him by her side! She also has the most amazing cats in the world who she would do anything for, Kobe and Cheetah.

Our Administrative Staff

Head shot of Jen Resnik - Tranaction Coordiantor - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Jen is the Transaction Coordinator and Operations Coordinator for The Legacy Group. She comes to us with over 7 years experience in the real estate and administrative field. Jen enjoys helping our agents with their deals and getting them closed successfully. Her organizational skills and attention to detail is an asset to our team and our clients. Jen has also owned and operated several local business. She has a passion for animals, especially dogs, and is involved with animal rescues and groups.

head shot of Mary Roberts - Listing Assistant - Spokane - The Legacy Group


Mary grew up in Seattle and moved to the Inland Northwest seven years ago.  She adds over 13 years of administration experience to the Legacy Group.  Mary is raising her three lovely daughters in the Spokane Valley. She is very skilled at organization and specializes in customer service. Mary currently assists our Listing Specialists and Sellers through the home selling process. She is a great asset to our team!

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Sarah brings more than 11 years of Real Estate experience to her work with the Legacy Group. She grew up in Spokane Valley, graduated from the University of Idaho and has her Real Estate License in both Idaho and Washington. Sarah currently lives in Spokane Valley with her husband who works as a corporate pilot, and their two energetic sons. Currently she is working as the Director of Human Capital for The Legacy Group and enjoys recruiting, hiring and training for the team. She is also focused on the expansion of The Legacy Group into new markets. In Sarah’s free time she values being on the Funding and Development Committee for the Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery, and spending time in the beautiful outdoors with her family.