Our Team

Meet Our Team of Wonderful Agents!


Greg Shuffler - Broker in Charge


Cell Phone: 828.413.7255  


Greg Shuffler, a native of Burke County North Carolina joined the military at the age of 17. After completing his active duty tour, he stayed in the Army Reserve for 32 years retiring in 2013 as a Command Sergeants Major. When Greg turned 21-years old, he wanted to continue his service to his nation and community; therefore, he began a Law Enforcement career and spent the next 30-years serving the citizens of North Carolina as a Master Trooper with the State Highway Patrol, retiring in 2013.

Greg has been a licensed real estate broker since 1994. Since his retirement, he continues to serve his community as a broker with the same passion and dedication as he did in his two previous careers. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Science and a Masters Degree in Justice Administration.

Greg and his wife Kathy have two children and three grandchildren. His hobbies include fishing, hunting, and boating on Lake James with his family. He feels blessed to live in such a beautiful community and is quick to share his enthusiasm.


  • National Association of REALTORS®

  • North Carolina Association of REALTORS®

  • MLS of Burke County, McDowell County, North Carolina Mountains


Christie Leonard


Cell Phone: 828.334.6365


Christie Leonard epitomizes energy, integrity, hard work, and care with every real estate transaction. She is native to Burke and Catawba county and has served as broker in charge and has been WNC's top producer for 2016 and 2017.

Christie says her passion for real estate began when she had her husband whom is a builder began flipping and remodeling homes. Now it has become a real family affair doing everything from flips, vacation homes, new constructions and of course selling all sorts of properties! 

Those that know her will tell you, if she's not working the only place she'd rather be is on the lake with family and friends. "I wouldn't want to live anywhere else... Lake James is a true paradise that I love to share with anyone I can. I strive to give the best experience possible to every client no matter what type of property and have been blessed with so many great clients I now call friends!"


  • National Association of REALTORS®

  • North Carolina Association of REALTORS®

  • MLS of Burke County, Catawba Valley, McDowell County

Doug Amos


Cell Phone: 828.443.9307


Doug comes to the WNC Real Estate at Lake James team after 30 years of service in state government in the Burke and McDowell county area. A native of Henderson County, he and his wife Kathy have resided in Burke county for nearly 25 years. They have three wonderful children and are active members throughout the community. 

Doug is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He enjoys fishing, hunting, bee keeping and hiking all across Western North Carolina. 

“With my knowledge of the area, this will be a plus when helping clients find land or a home in the Western Foothills of North Carolina.” 


  • National Association of REALTORS®

  • North Carolina Association of REALTORS®

  • MLS of Burke County and McDowell County

                             Meet Our Office Staff




Megan moved to North Carolina from Oregon in May 2018. She has many years of experience as an Office Administrator.  Assisting the WNC at Lake James Brokers with all the details of making sure their clients get the best possible experience is her focus.

Together with her husband Travis, they have four children. As a family they love to be outdoors; swimming, hiking, biking, and exploring all Western NC has to offer.