At Trotta Montgomery Real Estate, we aim to provide exceptional service to our market as we help clients buy, sell, offer for lease, and lease residential and commercial real estate. Our agents are carefully mentored in an independently and locally owned environment to be shining examples in our industry. Through our company, we are committed to making our neighborhoods and our city better places to live, work, and play.

Jennifer Montgomery

Jennifer Montgomery  Principal Broker/Owner


As a local real estate agent and broker for thirteen years, Jennifer offers a specialized perspective to downtown and around town residential and commercial customers. She brings buyers and sellers and landlord and tenants together through her knowledge and understanding of architectural style, history, real estate economics, and community within downtown and around town neighborhoods and retail districts of Knoxville.

I have a dog named Jeff and I bake stuff.
— Jennifer Montgomery
Suzy Trotta

Suzy Trotta


Raised in a family of real estate agents, brokers and developers, real estate was a natural career choice for Suzy and she has been helping people buy and sell homes in the greater Knoxville area for the past 11 years. The founder of the popular local Knoxville real estate blog,  All Around KTown, Suzy also appears monthly on both Mornings with Fox 43 and WBIR News at 5, where she weighs in on the state of the local real estate market.  Suzy has also been voted Best Real Estate Agent in Knoxville several times in (the now defunct, may it rest in peace),                                                          Metropulse magazine.

I do what I want.
— Suzy Trotta

Joey English, Affiliate Broker


Joey English’s highest priority is people.  As an agent he strives to serve and protect his clientele and to equip them to make the best decision for themselves and their families. Joey brings with him many years of customer service experience – he is helpful, friendly and intent on client satisfaction. He will go above and beyond the contractual agreement to do what’s right for you. 

In addition to real estate, English is a singer-songwriter who’s written and recorded multiple albums and performs regularly here in East Tennessee. English graduated Cum Laude from Cal State Fullerton University with a degree in Communications in 2007. He then moved across the country to Knoxville, where he fell in love with the trees, the architecture and, most of all, the people.

I feel like everyone’s thinking ‘mustache.’
— Joey English

Anna Compton, Affiliate Broker


Anna Compton is graduate of the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, where she earned an MS in Geography and a BS in Logistics and Transportation. During her time at UTK, she was an exchange student in the Netherlands and loves traveling all over the world and the USA.

Her real estate strength lies in her neighborhood knowledge and passion. She is the current Co-Chair of the Cumberland Estates Neighborhood Organization, was appointed to the Knoxville Neighborhood Advisory Council, and completed the City of Knoxville’s “Building Strong Neighborhood Organizations” leadership training program. 

When Anna isn’t putting her expertise to work for buyers and sellers, she enjoy cooking, gardening, hiking, camping, indie music and movies, photography, and walking her beloved basset hound, Sonny.

We need an office kitten!
— Anna Compton

Somer Harmon, Affiliate Broker


After graduation, Somer Harmon, launched her life in Knoxville where she became the Event Coordinator and Marketing Manager for a major home improvement company. Looking to help clients in the community in a more direct way, she jumped at the opportunity to be a part of a local Knoxville firm like Trotta Montgomery. Now, enjoying the country life in Maryville, real estate is her career and passion, Through her marketing studies at Pellissippi State, she learned to create innovative ways to market homes -- something she loves to do. Somer will go above and beyond with the highest ethical standards to ensure her clients' success and happiness. Her optimism and work ethic are attractive to clients and her negotiating skills are invaluable to them. In her free time, she hosts trivia for the Knox Trivia Guys, spends her time outside on the lakes, or roots for the Tennessee Vols.  Five words you can always count on from Somer are love, integrity, commitment, passion, and fun!

Did somebody say ‘nachos’?
— Somer Harmon

Laurel Strozier, Affliate Broker


Laurel was born and raised in Knoxville.  She has lived, worked, and played in many of its unique neighborhoods and green spaces, making her an excellent choice for helping you plant your roots in the area or to attract buyers for your home.  After graduating from Maryville College with a B.A. in International Studies, she worked as an English Professor at the National Agricultural University in Honduras for two years.  Since returning to Knoxville, she has worked as a Spanish medical interpreter in early childhood development, obstetrics, and dentistry.  After buying her first house, Laurel developed a passion for real estate and now owns several rental properties.  Her goal is to help Knoxvillians achieve their homeownership dreams, especially Spanish speakers.

Laurel enjoys reading, playing tennis, cuddling with her two cats, and has a seriously impressive house plant collection.

¡Me encantan los bienes raíces!
— Laurel Strozier

John Dudley, Affliate Broker


John has lived in the Knoxville area for nearly 15 years. After graduating from Carson-Newman University with a BS in Education, John began teaching at a private school for at-risk teens. He has lived in North Knoxville for almost 10 years with his wife and two children. John enjoys woodworking, gardening, studying WWI history, playing soccer, and cheering for Liverpool FC on the weekends. John and his wife purchased their first home in 2010, which is what inspired his journey into real estate. He is committed to giving you the most accurate information to make the best decision for you and those you love.

I’m super excited on the inside.
— John Dudley

Margaret Lon-Britton, Affiiliate Broker


Margaret was born in Poland and has travelled to Russia, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Austria, Germany, Holland, France, Italy, United Kingdom Belize, St. Maarten, and Anguilla but now chooses to call Knoxville home.

Coming from a corporate background with an MBA, Margaret brings her business experience working with companies like Google to her real estate transactions. She combines this business know-how with a love of historic homes, beautiful architecture, and working with people to provide excellent customer service and professional passion for all of her clients.

When she isn’t helping customers buy or sell homes, Margaret loves to thrift shop, make her own natural skin care products, and spend time with her husband and young son.

Pa pa, Felicia!
— Margaret Lon-Britton

Brittany Nolan, Affiliate Broker


Brittany was born in Knoxville and has a passion for all things K-Town (Go Vols!). Raised in West Hills, she has a natural love for mid-century modern homes and has grown to love, and live in,  historic homes.

With a background in retail management and a former career managing a Fortune 500 company, Brittany is extremely customer and client focused, working to put her buyers’ and seller’s needs first.

Brittany loves animals, cooking, gardening, crafts, and being out on Knoxville’s beautiful lakes. When her lab, Ella, got sick, she became very involved in the Knoxville Canine Cancer Walk.

She currently lives downtown with her husband and Ella.

I like you!
— Brittany Nolan
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Mark Harrington, Affialiate Broker

Mark and his family moved to Knoxville from Southern California to pursue a dream: slowing down the pace of life. After graduating summa cum laude from Vanguard University of Southern California, Mark has experience in Marriage and Family therapy as well as entrepreneurship. Becoming a real estate agent was another dream of Mark’s. He loves working alongside and assisting people in realizing their hopes, pursuing their own dreams, and building their lives.

In addition to raising two daughters with his wife, Mark enjoys hiking, podcasts, playing guitar, fixing pretty much anything he can, and playing with his cat, Cat.

Excited about real estate, I am.
— Mark Harrington