Officer and Director Bios

Faye Smith

2024 Director

Leisel Taylor
Village Premier Collection Maryland

4221 Forbes Boulevard, Suite 240
Lanham, MD 20706

Phone Number:
Primary Member of PGCAR:
# of Years Held PGCAR Membership:
11 years
# of Years Licensed:
11 years
RPAC Contributor:
Recognized by NAR as C2EX Endorsed:
Professional REALTOR® Designations:
Chaired PGCAR Committees:
Maryland REALTORS® Committee Service:
National Assn of REALTORS® Committee Service:

Born and raised in Trinidad and Tobago, Leisel L. Taylor graduated from the prestigious Howard University, Washington, D.C., where she obtained a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting in 1991. After holding senior accounting positions with KPMG, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, and AARP, she transitioned into real estate full time in 2015. Leisel is licensed to serve in the Maryland, Virginia and District of Columbia markets.

Leisel L. Taylor has been a Top 10 Producing Agent every year since obtaining her real estate license in 2012. In 2018, Leisel created and was the Team Leader/CEO of the "TaylorMade Team", a Multi-Award Winning Real Estate Team, which she established with her husband, Donnell Taylor. In October 2021, Leisel further expanded her real estate footprint and opened her own brokerage, Village Premier Collection Maryland. This brokerage is currently located in Lanham, MD and has grown to over 50 real estate agents.

Leisel is dedicated to helping her community build generational wealth by using real estate as the vehicle to accomplish this goal. Leisel has been a Real Estate Coach since July 2018 and has helped several real estate agents achieve their goals by helping them build successful businesses so that they can create the life that they desire.

Committed to being a true resource in the real estate industry, Leisel has made several featured guest speaker appearances to include national conferences such as Inman Connect, Maryland REALTORS®, NAREB Mid-Winter Conference, NAREB Annual Conference, various radio and television such as HGTV's House Hunters, Fox 5 DC, DIY Network and WBB Talk.


Winterset HOA Community
Committee Member - July 2016 to Present

Prince George's County Association of REALTORS®
Committee Member - Awards Committee - October 2019 to September 2021
Vice-Chair - Awards Committee - October 2021 to September 2022
Chair - Awards Committee - September 2022 to Present
Committee Member - RPAC - October 2022 to Present

Maryland REALTORS®
Committee Member - Events & Planning Committee - July 2022 to Present
Graduate, Maryland REALTORS® Leadership Academy, Class of 2023

Award Recipient - Village Premier Collection Leadership

Real Estate Coach
Club Wealth - July 2018 to July 2020
Village Premier Collection Maryland - October 2021 to Present