Originally from the UK, Sophie has had the opportunity to live in several States, plus Japan, due to her husbands military career with 9 PCS (Permanent Change of Station) moves in 15+ years! Sophies background is in the service industry and she is a classically trained chef. She also worked many years for a non-profit which aids service members and families with moral, welfare and other resources available in their local communities across the United States. The knowledge from being a military spouse, combined with customer service experience, has provided Sophie with valuable skills and insights that she uses daily in real estate negotiations, effectively educating home buyers and sellers. Sophie enjoys spending time with her family, visiting museums, exploring new places, and cheering for the Washington Nationals and Washington Capitals. She volunteers with the childrens ministry at her local church and sits on the Advisory Board of the Military Housing Initiative non-profit.