Meet Team Foxfire

Since 1949 our family has provided owners and the prospective owners of quality real estate with exceptional brokerage, auctioneering, and forest-management services. From the outset we’ve cultivated long-term relationships built on personal service and expert counsel and have grown by building a team of experts, each of whom possesses specialized knowledge. While you may work…

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Richard Grist – Founder

Richard is the founder and CEO of Foxfire Realty as well as Grist, Inc. Richard has a long history with land and timber management, starting in 1979 working as a Forest Resource Forester in eastern North Carolina. A native of West Virginia, Richard grew up immersed in the land management and forest industry. His father…

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Teresa Bostic

Teresa Bostic is the transaction coordinator and manager of business operations for Foxfire. With more than 20 years prior experience as a paralegal and law-firm office manager, she is uniquely qualified to help facilitate the transaction process. She was graduated from Bluefield State College with a degree in business administration.

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Randy S. Burdette

Broker, auctioneer, and personal-property appraiser, Randy Burdette has for more than a quarter century been a state and national leader in the profession of auctioneering and is past director of the National Auctioneers Association. He was the founder of Riverbend USA Auction Company and has joined the Foxfire Realty team as a principal auctioneer and…

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Joseph “Buck” Williams, III

Born and raised in Pennsylvania, Joseph “Buck” Williams’ career in the timber industry spans 3 states and 3 decades and 6 years.  President and CEO of award winning timber harvesting company, Jayfor Logging, Buck currently works with Foxfire Realty as both sales associate and right-hand man. A recipient of local, state, and national career awards,…

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David Sibray

Historian and long-time promoter of West Virginia, David Sibray has joined forces with Foxfire as a realtor, public relations advisor, and consultant in matters of historic real estate. He is the owner of Sibray Public Relations, a member of the W.Va. Press Association, and publisher of West Virginia Explorer. He is a member of boards…

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Matt Hall

Born and raised in the southeastern West Virginia area, Matt Hall has been in land title protection and management since his graduation from Glenville State College. A native of White Sulphur Springs, Matt has called Rainelle home for many years, devoting a long career with the forestland department of MeadWestvaco Corporation in Rupert.  Being a…

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Jim Shannon

Realtor and construction consultant Jim Shannon was the founder of T.J. Shannon Construction, Inc., of Wadsworth, Ohio, from which he retired in 2008, and in that capacity he had been recognized among the top 500 remodelers in the United States. He was declared a member of the Big 50 Remodelers by Remodeling Magazine. He is…

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Butch Robertson

Joseph “Butch” Robertson joins the Foxfire group after a career as a Greenbrier County educator. Robertson brings experience to the group after working as an engineer, chemist and mathematics instructor. He was a charter member of the staff that started the Greenbrier Community College that is now a branch of Bluefield State. Recently he has…

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Roger Pence

A real estate agent, naturalist and expert in park management, Roger Pence recently returned to the region after developing parks in Oregon and Virginia. He has served as a stewardship coordinator for a regional conservation-land trust in North Carolina and serves on the board of the Greenbrier Land Conservation Trust. He also been licensed as…

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Pamela “Sam” Withrow

Pamela “Sam” Withrow, owner of Camera One Photography, ensures that imagery disseminated by Foxfire is of the highest quality. She has been an instructor at the Woodland School of Photography, from which she graduated in 1976 before becoming a photographer for Club Photos and Yellowbird Photo Service, providers of photography for The Greenbrier. Her ability…

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Jason Gore

Jason Gore pilots our remote-controlled aircraft, ChopperFoxfire, ensuring that clients and customers benefit from up-to-date visual technology.  He is a member of the Academy of Model Aeronautics and president of Pence Springs Prop-Twisters, a remote-control-aircraft club. He is also production manager at one of southern state’s largest printing companies.

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Paul Grist, Grist Real Estate Associates – Strategic Partner

Broker and Realtor Paul Grist is president of Grist Real Estate Associates, Inc. He holds bachelor’s degrees in political science and environmental policy from Virginia Tech and is a 2006 graduate of West Virginia University’s real estate institute at Parkersburg. He was graduated from the Nashville Auction School in 2006, from the Professional Ringman’s Institute…

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Rob Thomas, Magic’s Computer Service – Strategic Partner

Robert (Rob) Thomas was born and raised in Midway, Kentucky, near Lexington, the horse capital of the world. Rob worked on the most prestigious horse farms with legendary horse racing history; notably the Gainsborough Farm for the King of Dubai assisting with taking mares to breed the triple- crown winner, Secretariat, and other derby winners.…

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Clear Creek Forest Management – Strategic Partner

Scott Reigel, Owner of Clear Creek Forest Management, LLC, is a native West Virginian and second generation forester, and a 1999 graduate of WVU with a BS in Forest Resources Management and Wood Industries.  He has worked in the forest products industry as a inventory manager for Kopper’s Industries railroad tie treating facility dealing directly…

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