Meet Our Team

We are focused on providing you with the best results and service in the industry. We listen carefully to understand your Real Estate goals and work hard to create solutions that make sense for you. Whether you are new to the market or an experienced investor, we have the expertise, proven track record, and resources to help you achieve your Real Estate goals.

As is often said, Real Estate is about location, location, location. We have extensive knowledge of the Gaithersburg, MD area and can help you find the right home for you or the right buyer for your home.


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Andy Werner, Jr., Associate Broker & Team Leader

  • Licensed in Maryland, DC and Virginia
  • Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE)
  • ePro
  • RE/MAX Hall of Fame (2000)
    • RE/MAX Chairman’s Club (2002-Present)
  • RE/MAX Lifetime Achievement (2003)

Andy is a native of Maryland and has been a Montgomery County resident since 1978. He has been serving the Real Estate needs of people in the Metropolitan area since 1989.

He understands that selling or buying a home can be an overwhelming experience, requiring a strategy unique to the needs of each individual. He LISTENS to you and weighs your needs against your lifestyle choices and financial considerations. Whether your search is due to personal or corporate relocation, a desire for a vacation or retirement home, or an investment opportunity, he will help you find the best value for your money.

While a business major at the University of Maryland, Andy juggled a full academic course load, a part-time job, student government activities, as well as membership on the University Bowling team, thereby demonstrating the ability to manage his time, a real necessity in the Real Estate industry.

As a member of the Maryland & DC Boards of Realtors, Andy keeps you INVOLVED, INFORMED, and IN-TOUCH throughout the entire process. The sense of pride he derives from ” A JOB WELL DONE” is evident by the many long lasting relationships he has formed with past clients.


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  • Licensed in Maryland
  • RE/MAX President’s Club (2001, 2002)
  • RE/MAX Executive Club (2003)
  • RE/MAX 100% Club (2004-2007)
  • Accredited Staging Professional (2007)
  • CDPE (2009)

Tina received her Maryland Real Estate license in March of 2000. Since then, she has helped over 100 clients find and settle into new homes.

Tina was born and raised in Silver Spring, Maryland and graduated from Springbrook High School. She received her Bachelors Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis on marketing from George Washington University. While attending college, Tina was active in organizing activities and concerts for the students. After graduation, she worked for Victoria’s Secret lingerie stores as a manager for eight years. Even though she enjoyed her job, she longed for a career and to be self-employed. So in the Spring of 1999, Tina entered the world of Real Estate and has never looked back.

Tina has been a member of Andy Werner & Associates since February of 2000 and has been an integral part of the Team’s successful track record over the years.

Before recently moving to her wonderful home in Germantown, Tina resided in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood of Washington, D.C. for eleven years. Her personal interests include traveling, gourmet foods, gardening, live music & spending quality time with her fiance Norm, her friends, family & Miniature Schnauzer, Roxy.


Laura Patterson, Salesperson

  • Licensed in Maryland

As a native of Montgomery County, Laura grew up in the Gaithersburg area and graduated from Gaithersburg High School. She set off immediately to make her own way into the work force. within a short period of time she gained a love for Real Estate and followed it closely for many years until her daughter graduated high school and then pursued her dream of obtaining her license. Throughout the years she worked for high-tech software companies where her interpersonal and technical skills have become assets with her clients today. Dedication, commitment, persistence and reliability are just the beginning of the professionalism that one can look forward to when working with her. She brings 5 years of Real Estate enthusiasm to Andy Werner & Associates.

With the support of her husband of 30 years and her adult daughter, Laura is able to fulfill her dream each day with the Real Estate career that she loves so much! She takes great pride in her family and the many long term relationships that she establishes with her clients and friends.



Bryan Taylor, Salesperson

  • Licensed in Maryland

After beginning his career in property management and investment, Bryan made the transition in Real Estate in the Maryland and D.C. METRO area. Bryan helps his investors, buyers and sellers in making educated decisions about Real Estate.

Bryan works hard to make sure each rental, sale and purchase transaction runs as smoothly as possible. He has researched various markets extensively. His experience performing Broker Price Opinions for many national corporations help him provide more accurate analyses for his clients.

Bryan joined Andy Werner & Associates in the summer of 2012, bringing with him an array of clients, from first time buyers to commercial clientele.


MicheleMichele Doyle, Office Manager

  • Notary Public, State of Maryland

Michele joined our team in November, 2015.  Although she was born in Ohio, her family relocated to Maryland when she was just two years old.  She was raised in Montgomery County and graduated from Rockville High School.  Michele possesses an extensive background in Project Management and Administrative Management, with a timeline of success spanning over 20 years at the chief executive support level.

Michele’s personal interests are visiting small, out-of-the-way towns on weekends like Lititz, Pennsylvania – home of the very first pretzel factory, attending craft shows and music festivals.  She now resides in Frederick, Maryland with her husband and their two dogs, Lanie and Cisco Kid – border collies, of course!


Stefanie Werner, Salesperson

  • Licensed in Maryland

Stefanie received her Maryland Real Estate License in 2002 but has been a member of the Andy Werner & Associates team since 2000. She graduated from the University of Maryland with a B.A. in English and Literature.  In addition to being a licensed REALTOR, Stefanie assists with the marketing and administrative details in the office. What she enjoys most about working at Andy Werner & Associates is interacting with clients. Stefanie currently lives in Anne Arundel County and enjoys reading, the outdoors, cooking, and traveling with her husband, Joe and daughter, Evie.

Andy Werner
Andy Werner
Associate Broker & Team Leader