Shelby Rockwell 
Buyer Agent Specialist / Listing Agent 


Shelby was a licensed Real Estate Broker in Maryland before 
making North Carolina her home in 2010.  As a Buyer Specialist 
for The Beth Hines Team, she is dedicated to understanding every 
Buyer's needs, expectations and goals. In addition to finding the right 
home and negotiating the right price, she goes above and beyond to 
ensure normal complications in the home buying process are avoided. 
She will provide you with top notch customer care and be there every 
step of the way.  Shelby believes that her commitment to customer 
satisfaction makes all the difference.

Fun Fact about Shelby: Avid F-R-I-E-N-D-S Lover

Jeff Briggs
Buyer Agent Specialist; ABR


Jeff Briggs Started his Real Estate Career in 1989 in New York as a Sales Person in His Family Owned Real Estate Company.    After Moving to NC in 1991, Jeff Continued Pursuing Real Estate working in Property Management.   In 1998, Jeff Became a NC State Certified Real Estate Appraiser.     In Addition to his Vast Knowledge in The Real Estate Market; Jeff Has Obtained Two Valuable Certifications to Help Buyers Find the Best Home to Fit Their Needs-- ABR:  Accredited Buyer Representative and MRP; Military Relocation Professional.   Experience Coupled with Patience and Honesty Make Jeff a Great Choice When Searching for the Right Agent to Help You with Purchasing Your Next Home. 

Fun Facts About Jeff  Jeff held 2 Records for Most Goals in a Season for the ICE HOCKEY Team Cortland-Homer Golden Eagles and received the Chris Koval Award

Linwood Hines, Jr. 
Builder & Buyer Agent Specialist


Linwood E Hines, Jr Obtained his Real Estate License in 2002.    Prior to Real Estate, Linwood Worked Many Years in The Construction Industry.  He has had his General Contractors License Since 1995 and Has Built Many Custom and Spec Homes.   In addition to Being a General Contractor, Linwood has an Associate Degree in Electronic Engineering.  With all The Vast Changes in the Building Industry, Linwood Started Working as a Buyer Agent to Help Ends Meet in 2010.   His Hard Work Paid Off –With the Achievement of Re/Max Executive Award for 2013,2014, & 2015.   Linwood’s Construction Experience Coupled with Real Estate Experience Make Him a Great Choice for All Your Real Estate Needs!! 

 Fun Fact about Linwood:   Loves Playing Golf and Playing the Guitar—He can Sing, too!!

Tara Lynn Cook 
Buyer Agent Specialist / Listing Agent


Our Sweet Home Alabama girl is a fun loving and caring individual. Tara moved from Alabama to North Carolina to be closer to her family and has been living here for 4 years. Tara has worked for the Beth Hines Team as Beth's closing coordinator for 2 and a half years. Now Tara is spreading her wings again and doing what she does best, being an Agent and helping clients find their dream home & sell as well! Tara really enjoys this field of work and ensures customer satisfaction is her highest priority. 

Fun Fact About Tara: Name didn't come from "Gone with the Wind", She was named after an Actress off "All My Children"

Jodi Lee
Buyer Agent Specialist / Listing Agent 


Jodi Grew up in Massachusetts and Attended Stone Hill College in Easton, MA where she Received her Bachelors of Arts Degree in 2002.  Jodi made North Carolina her Home in 2003 to begin her career in public service.  She quickly came to love all of what North Carolina had to offer.  With her interest in Real Estate, coupled with her own personal experience in looking to find the perfect home for her family~ Jodi found her calling and received her North Carolina Real Estate License.  The transition to Real Estate came easy to Jodi, as she has always been passionate in helping others. With the support of the Beth Hines Team, along with her personal approach, Jodi has all the resources necessary to assist her clients in achieving their goals both in the home buying and home selling process

Fun Fact about Jodi:

Crystal Johnson
Buyer Agent Specialist / Listing Agent


As a native and resident of Johnston County, Crystal knows the Triangle area well. She is an honors graduate from Meredith College in Raleigh with a BS in Interior Design.  After working in the commerical design industry for a few years, Crystal obtained her Real Estate license in 2006 and worked heavily in the new construction market with her dad who is a General Contractor in the area.  She very much enjoys everything from new construction to first time home buyers and works mostly in the resale market now.  Another niche Crystal has is the foreclosure market and HUD homes.  Not only does she work with investors but she and her husband buy and sell foreclosures together so she is very comfortable working and advising in that market as well.  

Crystal very much enjoys listing homes for her clients and gets great satisfaction in helping them prepare their home and negotiate the best deal possible for them resulting in a seamless, stress-free and professional transaction.  Customer service is her forte and she believes that above all else, communication with her clients is key!  Crystal thoroughly enjoys helping her clients transition through this major step in their lives of selling their homes.  

Crystal is a member of the Johnston County Association of realtors and is an active member of her community.  She loves photography, keeping up with home design trends, shopping and spending time outdoors.  She is happily married with two daughters that keep her very busy in her free time.  

Fun Fact about Crystal: She is an Exclusive Purple Status Presenter with Younique!

Paula Hooven
Buyer Agent Specialist & Listing Agent


A Southern Girl, Paula was born in Tennessee and raised in Alabama. Her and her husband moved to Johnston County in 2001 after her husband was transferred to Raleigh for his job.
Having a love for home seeking, Paula obtained her real estate license in 2005. Since obtaining her license Paula has worked with many buyers and sellers in residential Real Estate. She also has vast knowledge in Commercial transactions.
Paula's Motto: "I love working with people and I am here to help because when you are buying or selling property in today's real estate market, it is important to have confidence in your real estate professional. My commitment is to provide you with the specialized real estate service you deserve. When you are an informed buyer or seller you'll make the best decisions for the most important purchase or sale in your life. That is why my goal is to keep you informed on trends in the market"

Fun Fact about Paula: Reiki Master for 17 Years!

Debbie Jones
Buyer Agent Specialist


Debbie Jones was licensed to sell Real Estate in 1988.  She Began her Real Estate Career with Allen Lee Daughtry in Garner and Later Joined Re/Max in March of 1999.   Debbie is Hard Working, Dependable, and Enjoys working With People.    Experience and Patience are two Great Attributes that make Debbie a Great Real Estate Agent.   She offers Patience to find Exactly the Right Property at the Right Price and has Genuine interest in Each Client she works with.  


 Her Favorite Past Time has Been Spending Time at the Beach with Family!!  


Call Debbie if You are Thinking About Buying, Selling, Investing, Or Building!! 

Fun Fact About Debbie: 

Valerie Poling
New Homes Coordinator, Marketing Specialist, Photographer, & Licensed Agent


Originally from Maryland, I moved down here in November of 2008 to be closer to my Dad's side of the Family. Graduated High School in 2013. Took Leadership courses and CLEPed Test for 1 Year towards a Communications Degree, but decided to pursue a Job in Real Estate because of my love for everything HOME oriented. Want to combine Real Estate, staging & potentially a Architectural Design Degree. Received my RE License July 2015 and Joined the Beth Hines team in March of 2016 as Her New Construction Listing Coordinator/Marketing Specialist. Also I work with Beth as her staging partner and photographer when needed and Found a Love for photography because of it. Very Blessed to have found the Beth Hines Team, it has brought joy and meaning to the work place as well as fun times and lots of laughter.

Fun Fact About Valerie: Snowboarding Fanatic!

Cindy Wilkes 
Resale Listing Coordinator & Licensed Agent 


Cindy Wilkes is a native of Raleigh, NC. She has been an Administrative Assistant for over 25 years working with several businesses from retail to entertainment to medical. Cindycompleted the coursework for her North Carolina Real Estate Broker License in 2008, but remained inactive until the opportunity to work with Beth Hines at Re/Max Southland presented itself. She is now the Listing Specialist/Licensed Assistant for Beth Hines.

Fun Fact About Cindy: Married to An Actor! (Jeff Briggs)

Amy Edwards
Closing Coordinator


Amy Edwards is a Local Johnston County Gal. She was Born and Raised in the Smithfield Area. You may have seen her Friendly Face around Town as She has Previous Expertise in Entertainment, Advertising and Retail Management.  

Amy has joined The Beth Hines Team as Closing Coordinator. Amy Loves New Challenges and has an Interest in Real Estate, Making Her an Awesome Match for this Exciting Position.  
Amy Enjoys bonding with her 9 year old son in her Spare Time as well as Spending Time in Nature and the Great Outdoors! 

Fun Fact About Amy: Margarita Master!

Come Be Part of Our Growing Family!

Beth Hines
Beth Hines
Broker Associate