Cate was born in Washington D.C. but spent the majority of her youth overseas until her family returned to the United States and settled in Tallahassee in 2006. After finishing high school at Lawton Chiles High School, Cate attended Florida State University and graduated with dual degrees in English Literature and Classical Studies in 2014. After graduation she spent several years working in the hospitality industry, managing several locally owned Tallahassee restaurants, before joining the team at Joe Manausa Real Estate in the summer of 2016. Her experience in hospitality management allowed her to witness firsthand the importance of customer service, and it is this customer-driven focus that still guides her today.
Cate loves her career and brings tons of energy and drive to the home selling process for her customers. She prides herself on being a hard-working professional and a skilled negotiator, but understanding the unique needs and goals of each client is always Cate's top priority. Her ability to combine an emotional situation with logic and compassion helps reassure buyers and sellers during a potentially very stressful time. When dealing with Cate and her team, no matter what the situation is, you can always expect open, honest and constant communication, integrity and professionalism.