Our Team

Michael Smith


Michael founded the Bluefield Group with the goal of assembling a team of real estate experts who go above and beyond to serve their Clients with excellence. His experience as a Financial Planner, Mortgage Lender, and Real Estate Investor makes him uniquely qualified to provide insight and serve his Clients' needs while guiding them through the process of buying or selling a home.

Gary Hudak


After spending over 20 years in Ministry out west, Gary and his wife DeDe left Roseville, California and moved across the country to Greenville, South Carolina. Gary brings a sincere level of patience and understanding to every interaction, enjoys connecting with others, and passionately works to always operate in the best interests of his Clients.

Laurie Hughes


Laurie is a true professional who brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the Team. A go-getter with a positive attitude, Laurie draws from her Dale Carnegie training and over 20 years of experience in sales while consistently going above and beyond to exceed her Client’s needs and expectations. As a former missionary to Brazil, Laurie is also fluent in Portuguese.

Aaron Fedewa


Aaron has a background in manufacturing and is a U.S. Navy veteran. A lover of family, outdoor activities, history, antiques, and the ins and outs of homes, he makes an excellent addition to the team with his big heart and drive to help anyone and everyone he comes into contact with.

Heidi Payne


Heidi loves people, learning their stories, and building strong lasting relationships. She has over 13 years of retail and sales experience and takes great joy in both educating and walking people through the real estate process. She has lived in the Upstate for almost 14 years with her husband and two children.

Amber Stacy


Amber loves people and making a connection. She volunteers with Junior League impacting the community in various ways. She has 8 years of sales experience and works hard to create a pleasant home buying experience for her clients! In her spare time, she enjoys the outdoors with her husband and two dogs.

John Duncan


John has always been in the business of serving and adding value to the lives of people. This husband and father of two impacted the lives of youth as a music teacher for 7 years and served the public as a lawyer for 8 years. And now, he brings that positive nurturing and knowledgeable servanthood as a real estate consultant. He has a friendly and calming disposition and desires greatly to help people experience the joy of home ownership!

Zach Garcia
Client Care Manager


Zach has worked as a Health and Wellness professional for 7 years in the Greenville area. Passionate about people and building relationships, Zach's sole focus is ensuring our Clients receive an incredible experience. 

Allie Nemeth
Client Care Specialist


Allie has been involved in sales, marketing, account management, & client relations helping companies & brands develop throughout her career. She  worked doing account management in New Jersey and has helped oversee the flow and development of marketing and sales for small businesses in Greenville as well as the Virgin Islands! Her experience, communication skills, and penchant for building relationships are a huge asset to our Client Care Team!

Celeste Allen
Transaction Coordinator


After spending over 10 years as the Office Manager for a top-producing real estate team in Tennessee, Celeste and her husband moved back to South Carolina to be closer to family. Celeste brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Team, paying close attention to the details that help provide a smooth closing experience. 

Paul Jacala
Marketing Specialist


Deeply passionate about providing value to our Clients, Paul serves an incredibly important role on the Team by focusing on creating and delivering helpful content and marketing our Seller's listings to ensure they receive the maximum amount of exposure. He also coordinates our Client Appreciation Events and manages the Team's digital resources. 


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