Meet the Team

Sheena Saydam 

Managing Partner

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Sheena Saydam was named DC Metropolitan Area’s “99 Agents You Want on Your Side” by Washingtonian Magazine in 2015 and 2016; and a Keller Williams “Top Producer" from 2015-2020.  In 2015, she was recognized as the #1 highest producer at Keller Williams for the DC Metro Region.

Sheena is passionate about providing each and every client with service more extraordinary than they’ve received anywhere – across all service industries. Her main focus at SPG is to ensure this passion is carried out as our mission.

Sheena is a Certified Broker Price Opinion Resource Specialist and earned her Master's of Public Policy, with Advanced Training Certification in Conflict Management at the Center for International Development & Conflict Management at George Mason University. She graduated from the University of Maryland at College Park with a Bachelor’s degree in Government & Politics.

As an Army brat, Sheena moved eight times throughout the United States and Europe before turning fourteen. Prior to real estate, she managed grassroots lobbying efforts at The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.  Sheena currently serves on the board of The Tree House of Montgomery County, chairs the board of Generosity Global and is the former Board Chair of UrbanEd in Southeast DC. 


She loves baking chocolate chip cookies, jumping rope, reading non-fiction, and is a die-hard Nike girl.  

Han Saydam 

Managing Partner & Lead Agent

Han Saydam manages client relations for Saydam Properties Group and is a Certified Negotiations Expert.


He worked previously in data storage sales, both as a sales engineer and sales consultant.

Prior to all of this, he was an officer in the United States Air Force. Han earned his Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Maryland at College Park, followed up with a graduate degree in Information Technology.

Han grew up in Columbia, Maryland. He is a long-suffering Redskins fan and enjoys playing social league football in his free time.

Daria Hardaway


Travell Bowie


Daria was born and raised in Germany. Her marketing and business studies led her to Singapore, where she lived for four years. Her position with an international logistics company allowed her to travel throughout Asia and the Middle East, before moving to Switzerland and eventually the United States. She has a background in international sales management, marketing, and early childhood development, and speaks three languages.


Daria loves spending quality time with her two children, and is passionate about teaching them at a young age how they can be of service for their community. She enjoys good food, ice cream, and exercising at the gym and outdoors.

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Born and raised in Southern California, Travell obtained her Bachelor’s degree from San Francisco State University in Speech and Communications. She began cultivating her DC roots in 2009, and continues to be captivated by the city's charm, rich blend of historic architecture, and remarkable transformation. 


Your typical girl next door, when she is not assisting clients she’s exploring DC’s emerging food and beverage scene, grilling out, or playing soccer. 

Laurie Jackson


Laurie was born and raised in France. After earning a Bachelor's degree in Marketing, she worked in the sales industry in Switzerland. She moved to Maryland in 2014 where she met her husband and started a new life.


Laurie was actually a client of SPG before she became a realtor herself. She is committed to providing the same high quality level of service she received from the team.


Laurie spends her free time playing the piano, painting, reading books, traveling, and cooking delicious French meals!

Andrew Nugent


Andrew is a passionate, problem solving networker who grew up in Hyattsville, Maryland. After graduating from Towson University, Andrew worked in property management as a Multi-site Leasing Coordinator before obtaining his real estate license and becoming a full time Realtor. In addition to real estate, Andrew works business development for a commercial cleaning company providing services throughout Washington DC.


In his free time Andrew runs an expansive alumni network for his high school, DeMatha Catholic, that aims to give back to the school and community, coaches youth flag football, and competes in numerous basketball leagues. Andrew is a huge Washington sports fan and currently resides in Brightwood Park. 

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Ashley Bennett


Kara Taylor


Ashley was born and raised in North Carolina. She attended the University of North Carolina Wilmington and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science with a Minor in French.

Ashley has always had a passion for travel, exploring other cultures, and considers herself somewhat of a foodie. Following dreams of traveling the world, Ashley spent a semester studying at la Sorbonne, in Paris, France. After
obtaining her degree Ashley eventually found herself living on a tropical island off the coast of Belize where she spent two years with sand between her toes.

Ashley has a passion for real estate, and when she’s not helping her clients you can find her exploring Alexandria with her dog Bogart, scoping out the food scene DC and NOVA have to offer, finding live music venues to enjoy, or cooking up a storm in the kitchen!

Kara is a Northern Virginia native -- born at Fairfax Hospital. Growing up, she was a competitive swimmer and rower and has fond memories racing against rival pools and schools across Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William Counties.

Kara then spent several years in North Carolina, earning her BA at Duke and starting her career in Raleigh. She received her MBA from New York University Stern School of Business in 2009 and returned to the DC area to work in marketing and communications. She loves bringing this same client-focus and creativity to real estate.

In between, Kara lives with her husband and two children at the crossroads of Arlington and Falls Church. She and her husband are excited to be raising their children in their hometown, sharing all the local spots and wonderful outdoor activities the area has to offer.

Raquel Davis


Early in life Raquel moved from Columbia, MD to Chicago’s west suburbs where she forged great friendships through sports and school. Then, chasing a warmer climate and great food, she attended University of Louisiana Lafayette where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business.


Raquel relocated to Washington, DC where she has fallen for the culture, architecture, and diversity that the city offers. Eager to give back, she has initiated a number of corporate community service projects to benefit a multitude of charities. Raquel enjoys spending time with her friends and family, traveling, sports, good steaks, blue crab, cereal, and ice cream!

Cali Morris

Operations Manager

Cali is our stellar Operations Manager. At the tender age of 17, Cali got her first glimpse into the wild world of real estate – she started out as an assistant, even earning her real estate license, and has worked hard to perfect her craft.

Cali thrives on providing careful guidance and organization to each transaction and is passionate about people. She is also an Army wife and a wonderful mom.

Kellie-Anne Metcalf

Transaction Coordinator

Kellie-Anne is from New York, currently living in Kentucky. She is an Army Wife and a proud mother of 2 baby boys. 


Kellie is hard working, and thrives to do what is needed of her. She is very caring and enjoys helping others in any way possible.


She earned her Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice from SUNY Oswego.

Erin Socia


Erin was born and raised in the picturesque Traverse City, Michigan.  After getting her degree in Music Education from Michigan State University (Go Green!), Erin worked in Bangkok, Thailand as a vocal music teacher.  During her two years in SouthEast Asia, Erin traveled to more than ten countries.  Upon her return in 2009, Erin relocated to Washington, D.C., where she has planted her roots and has become a true local.

While Erin has a background in education, she has spent the last seven years in catering and events in D.C., allowing her to roam the halls in the evenings of the region's most beautiful buildings.

In her free time, Erin is either planning her next trip or on a plane, headed on her next adventure!

Megan Richards

Transaction Coordinator

Megan is SPG’s Transaction Coordinator. The value she places on building relationships makes the transaction process a smooth one and consistently brightens the days of her teammates and clients. She was brought on by Cali Morris – both are Army wives of active duty servicemen – while they were neighbors on base.

Megan is the proud mother of three children. She loves anything sweet and - a Southern girl at heart - is a fan of country music, steak, and good BBQ.

Danni Ibarra

Listings Manager

As a proud Army wife and Veteran, Danni is the Listings Manager here at SPG while also supporting the other operation roles. She earned her Bachelors of Nursing from The Ohio State University and later a Masters of Forensic Nursing from Cleveland State.

Danni embraces the life of having three small children and is passionate about giving back to others. She is a big supporter of organizations such as Generosity Global that provide a platform and access to serve.

Stacy Sayviseth

Assistant Coordinator

Stacy is a California native, Army wife and mother of two toddlers. She enjoys shopping, outdoor activities with her kids and date night with her husband. Stacy has a passion for helping others and is always willing to learn and take on new responsibilities with a positive attitude.


Prior to joining SPG, she took time off work to be a stay at home mom but has worked in banking and in the real estate industry as an office assistant for many years. 

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