Our Team

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Clay Tate | Realtor & Owner

Clay Tate is a seasoned and top-producing Multi-Million Dollar Real Estate Agent in Nashville, Tennessee. Over the past decade Clay has partnered with buyers, sellers, builders and investors in Nashville; selling over 90% of his listings in under 30 days. Prior, Clay worked in the financial industry with Wells Fargo; the construction industry with Tennessee Valley Homes and Beazer Homes, and as a small business owner. Clay’s well-rounded experience in the real estate industry sets him apart, making him one of the leading and trusted sources for all things real estate and development in and around Nashville. His understanding of the Nashville market allows him to offer a full-service, positive real estate experience to each of his many clients.

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Katherine Blower | Affiliate Broker/Buyer’s Agent Specialist

Katherine Blower has been in the Real Estate industry since 1993 and has held real estate licenses in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Tennessee and Florida with experience in new home sales ranging from on site entry level homes to off site custom designed homes.  In 2006 she moved from SW Florida to the Nashville market to handle a Condo Conversion project with Builders 1st Choice with much success.  From 2010 – 2019 Katherine worked with Pulte Group as a New Homes Sales and Design Consultant in Florida and in Nashville, TN.  She brings to our team the unsurpassed customer service and exceptional attention to detail upon which she received various awards for in the past with Builder’s 1st Choice, Stapf Custom Homes and Pulte Group.  Her personal goal is to develop strong relationships which she believes is the foundation of everything professionally, personally and the key to success is attitude, kindness and finding your purpose.  Outside of her profession she enjoys volunteer functions and fundraisers in her community, yoga, travel, real estate investing and spending time with friends and family.  She is a dog lover of 2 adopted Rescues Laila Luv and Tucker Nash.


Chris Wade | Director of Operations

Chris brings a high attention to detail and a diligent service driven work ethic that falls right in line with the Tate Nashville teams core values.  He is dedicated to providing top of the line customer service to all of our clients.  He enjoys building, implementing,  and managing systems for client care, financial management, and back-office support.  His up beat and positive attitude along with his organizational skills provide our team with the necessary tools to better serve all those who trust us with their real estate needs.  Chris is a native of Lexington, Ky where he graduated from the University of Kentucky.

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Terry Booth | Contract Coordinator

Terry Booth is a licensed Realtor in the state of Tennessee.  For the past five years she has assisted Clay Tate with the “behind the scenes” aspect of getting transactions to the closing table.  Her attention to detail, broad knowledge of the real estate industry and determination to indulge our clients with first class service helps to ensure a smooth transaction. She prides herself in being readily available and communicating effectively throughout the process.

Terry is here to help you stay on top of your contract timelines, to make sure all your “t’s are crossed” and your “I’s are dotted.”  She make sure your lender and title company get all the necessary documents they need to ensure a successful, streamlined.  Terry is a member of the National Association of Realtors, Tennessee Association of Realtors, Williamson County Association of Realtors, Licensed Tennessee Real Estate Affiliate Brokers and an Accredited Buyers Representative of ABR.

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Hannah Tate | Client Care & Marketing

Hannah brings a full background in marketing experience including publicity and broadcast journalism. She has worked for CNN in Washington, D.C. and at KOTV in Tulsa, Oklahoma. In 2003 she moved to Nashville, Tennessee to work as the Director of Marketing and Publicity for Mercy Ministries, an International non-profit organization. Hannah was recruited to Propeller Consulting, a Christian Marketing Firm in 2007 as the Director of Publicity and Events. After having her first child, she started her own Publicity Firm working with small companies around Nashville to boost their image and media exposure. Now with three kids in school, Hannah leads the charge for Tate Real Estate in all things marketing and publicity.

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Scott Whelan | Mortgage Lender

As an F&M Mortgage loan consultant, Scott provides agents and home buyers personalized service and expertise. Scott saves home buyers money with competitive rates and access to a variety of programs including F&M’s in-house bank, convenience through an online application process, and timely closings with the help of in-house underwriting and processing.

Scott coaches people through the maze of mortgage financing, helping them land the home of their dreams. He specializes in using a wide variety of loan types including Conventional, FHA, VA, THDA, USDA/RD, 1st and 2nd mortgage combo’s, Jumbo Loans, Investment Property, Second Homes, and other unique programs.

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Jay Alexander | Title Attorney

Jay has been working with Clay Tate for the past six years. His expertise has helped countless clients close quickly and efficiently. He is a Franklin, Tennessee native and graduated from the University of Tennessee – Knoxville before receiving his Juris Doctor degree from the Cecil C. Humphries School of Law at Memphis University. Through his work with Chapman & Rosenthal Title in Nashville, he specializes in the areas of contracts, real property and real property transactions.