Our Team

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Our Team

Brown & Company is a team of dedicated individuals who share a passion, the skills, and the highest level of ethics for the outdoors way of life! Our team is enthusiastic about recreational land, waterfront properties, timber tracts, farms and their associated wildlife and natural resources. From the shores of the Carolina coast to the hilltops of the Blue Ridge Mountains, we understand it and have the professional team in the field to ensure you the highest standards of real estate experience.

Russ Brown

Russ Brown is the Broker and Owner of Brown & Company. He is a graduate of Clemson University where he obtained a degree in Construction Science and Management. After a brief stint in the commercial construction industry, Russ decided to enter the real estate profession in 2005 with an emphasis on land sales and acquisitions. Since beginning his career in real estate, Russ has enjoyed helping clients throughout South Carolina acquire recreational land, timberland, commercial and investment properties. When not working, Russ enjoys fishing and spending time with his wife Jessica and their sons Walter and Joseph.

Jim Thompson

Originally from the quaint town of Chester S.C., Jim now resides in beautiful Blythewood S.C. Jim is a graduate of The University of South Carolina Upstate earning a B.S. in Economics. After becoming licensed in Real Estate in 1991, Jim continues to help others find their dream properties. Jim expanded his knowledge in the real estate industry by becoming a licensed title insurance agent in both North and South Carolina. These licenses give Jim a unique insight into the transfer of real estate, getting more deals closed. An avid fisherman, golfer, and hunter, Jim enjoys the great outdoors whenever possible with his beautiful wife Shannon and daughter Sarah Grier.

Daniel Timms

Daniel has lived his entire life in Fairfield County and hopes to never leave. Daniel received his degree in Forestry from Clemson University and has spent much of his career working in that profession. Since childhood, Daniel has had a love of the land and has wanted to make a career in helping people to obtain and manage their own property. As a registered forester with his background, Daniel feels he is well equipped to work as a real estate agent. Daniel is married to the love of his life Callie and has four children Thomas, Titus, Silas, and Catie.

Rick Shepard

Born and raised in Winnsboro, Rick loves all things outdoors. During his free time you can find him hunting, on the lake, or spending time with his wife, Melyssa, and Daughter, Reagan. Rick is a graduate of Clemson University with a B.S. in Natural Resource Management and a minor in Wildlife Biology, which he uses to help clients find the perfect property for their needs.

Jeff Parker

Jeff graduated in 1982 with a degree in Fish & Wildlife Management from Haywood College. Working 12 years with the Duke Power land subsidiary of Crescent Resources, he was responsible for all forestry management practices as well as hunt leases on nearly 80,000 acres along the Catawba River in South Carolina. Jeff has been in land management for over 33 years. Since 1997, he has owned and operated Parker’s Land Management Services providing landowners consulting and implementation, transforming ordinary properties into beautiful recreational and timber estates. Over his career, he has produced sales and acquisitions for thousands of acres and assisted new landowners in purchasing their dream properties. Jeff resides in upper Fairfield County since 1986 and enjoys all outdoor activities and college sports.

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