Three Fathom Agents Promoted to District Directors in Texas!

July 13, 2023
8:00 am

We are delighted to announce the promotion of three exceptional agents within our Fathom Realty family to the position of District Director in the great state of Texas. These individuals have demonstrated unwavering dedication, remarkable expertise, and a commitment to excellence in their real estate careers. As District Directors, they will continue to lead by example, fostering growth, building relationships, and championing the success of our agents and clients throughout their respective districts. Join us in congratulating these outstanding professionals as they embark on this new and exciting chapter within Fathom Realty.

Steve DePriest
District: Collin County East, Texas
[email protected] | 972-948-3122

Steve has proudly called Texas home since 1982 and settled in Anna, TX, in 1993. Steve has pursued his passion for real estate for the past nine years, working diligently as a real estate agent to provide exceptional service to his clients. Over the past three years, he has been a valuable agent with the Fathom family, continually growing his skills and acquiring new knowledge.

Steve is embarking on an exciting new chapter as the District Director at Fathom Realty. In this role, he looks forward to serving the community, building lasting relationships, and leveraging his expertise to contribute to the growth and success of the company. With his experience, dedication, and genuine care for others, Steve is well-equipped to make a significant difference as the new District Director.

Steve’s commitment to serving others extends beyond his professional endeavors. He finds great joy in actively engaging with his church community, helping in his local area, and going the extra mile for his clients. His deep desire to positively impact the lives of those around him drives him to serve with excellence.

With a loving family, he is blessed to be a parent to one son, two daughters, and a growing brood of grandchildren, including three granddaughters, two grandsons, and a granddaughter on the way. Celebrating 38 years of marriage, Steve and his wife have built a great life together.

Vernitia Johnson
District: Greater NE and SW San Antonio, Texas
[email protected] | 210-448-4533

Vernitia is a dedicated professional who combines her love for the real estate industry with her passion for helping others. With nine years of experience in the field, Vernitia brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her role as a District Director at Fathom Realty. 

Originally from Mississippi, Vernitia relocated to San Antonio, TX, following her retirement from the United States Air Force, where she served for an impressive 27 years. Her military career has equipped her with invaluable skills she applies daily in real estate transactions. Having relocated 11 times throughout the United States and abroad, Vernitia has become an expert in handling relocations, educating buyers and sellers, and effectively marketing listings.

In 2019, Vernitia joined Fathom Realty and became a valuable team member. She holds full Mentor certification and has earned prestigious designations and certifications, including GRI (Graduate, REALTOR® Institute), MRP (Military Relocation Professional), PSA (Pricing Strategy Advisor), and SFR (Short Sales & Foreclosure Resource). Additionally, she is a notary public in the state of Texas. 

Vernitia’s real estate business is built on trust, care, and excellence, allowing her to cater to the diverse needs of her clients. Known for her attention to detail, proactive approach, selflessness, and personability, Vernitia ensures that her clients receive exceptional service and support throughout their real estate journey.

Beyond her professional endeavors, Vernitia is actively involved in her community and serves in her church on several committees. She has made significant contributions as the President of the Veterans Association of Real Estate Professionals, New Braunfels Chapter, where she led her chapter in promoting sustainable homeownership, financial literacy education, and raising awareness about VA loans.

Vernitia enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends in her leisure time. She also finds joy in retail therapy and traveling, allowing her to explore new places and broaden her horizons.

With her extensive experience, dedication to service, and commitment to excellence, Vernitia Johnson is poised to make a profound impact as the District Director at Fathom Realty, fostering growth, building strong relationships, and ensuring the company’s continued success.

Stephanie McLean-Kirby
District: East Texas and Dallas NE/Rockwall Co., Texas
[email protected] | 903-705-8320

Stephanie is an experienced REALTOR® with an impressive 12-year track record of success, making her a valuable asset as the new District Director for East Texas and the surrounding region. As a top-producing agent, Stephanie brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her role.

Stephanie has earned specialized certifications in Corporate Relocation, Farm/Ranch, New Construction, and Luxury Homes, showcasing her diverse skill set and ability to cater to a wide range of clients and properties. With this expertise, she consistently provides exceptional service and delivers optimal client outcomes.

Having grown up in Tyler and being a 6th generation East Texan, Stephanie understands the local market and its unique dynamics. This in-depth knowledge gives her a competitive edge in assisting clients and navigating the intricacies of real estate transactions. Beyond her professional achievements, Stephanie is deeply committed to fostering a strong network and supporting fellow agents. She firmly believes in the power of collaboration and recognizes the importance of continually honing skills and expanding knowledge within the industry.

Outside the real estate realm, Stephanie is blessed with a beautiful family. She and her husband, a skilled custom home builder native to Tyler, TX, share a love for the outdoors, gardening, their dogs, traveling, and creating cherished memories with their four daughters. Their faith is paramount, and they actively attend Harvest Time Church in Flint, TX.

Stephanie’s passion lies in elevating the real estate profession and helping fellow agents thrive. Leveraging her extensive experience, Fathom Realty’s support, and industry insights, she is dedicated to supporting and empowering her agents to achieve their real estate goals. She eagerly looks forward to connecting, collaborating, and working together to make significant strides in the real estate industry.