Katie started Knox Native in 2017 after working since 2012 as a Realtor for one of East Tennessee’s largest residential home builders and another local boutique real estate firm. Her passion for architecture, history, and the unique drove her to open a real estate firm dedicated to recognizing what buyers were looking for around town and understanding the value behind the diverse neighborhoods and home styles represented in our area. Katie is currently a Fountain City resident but has lived in multiple areas of Knoxville including Fourth & Gill, Downtown, and North Knoxville.
University of Tennessee
2011: Bachelor of Arts
Minor: Political Science
Tennessee Real Estate Education System
2012: Affiliate Broker License
2017: Principal Broker License
Contact Katie for more information on buying or selling a home in Knoxville or the surrounding counties.
Dominic Ruffino and his wife are Fountain City locals, living on Highland Drive, restoring (slowly) their 1920’s Craftsman to its former glory.
Dominic graduated from the University of Tennessee’s Haslam College of Business where he studied Supply Chain Management and Marketing. Dominic spent his time in college studying hard and playing trumpet in UT’s Pride of the Southland marching band.
Dominic combines his business acumen, negotiation skills, and understanding of the Knoxville market to guide you through one of your most significant financial decisions. He also uses his love of Knoxville’s unique neighborhoods and distinct character to match you with a home you’ll be proud of for years to come.
Jill has been helping buyers and sellers in Knoxville since 2017. She is a proud mother of two college students and currently resides in North Knoxville. When Jill isn’t showing homes, you can find her around town teaching Yoga, Pilates, and Barre class. She is a downtown lover and fitness enthusiast.
Contact Jill for more information on buying or selling a home in Knoxville or the surrounding counties.
Amber has been helping buyers and sellers in the Knoxville and surrounding areas since 2014. She started her real estate career primarily working in Knoxville’s historic neighborhoods and historic homes, so she has ample experience closing nearly 50+ historic homes and countless others. She has a bachelor’s degree in Interior Design from ETSU and loves to help buyers see potential in their future homes. Originally from the Karns community, Amber now lives in Fountain City and is very involved in many community organizations such as Fountain City Town Hall and neighborhood organizations. When she’s not selling real estate, you can find her cheering on her son at the ballpark!
-Active since 2013
-East Tennessee State University. Class of 2010. BS in Interior Design
-Lover of old houses and anything old! Enjoys spending time with my family, home renovation projects, cooking, and gardening!
Contact Amber for more information on buying or selling a home in Knoxville or the surrounding counties.