Meet Our Instructors

Cindy B. Sinanan

President, Instructor, Broker for MD, DC, VA, & PA

Cindy B. Sinanan has over 15 years experience in real estate, as well as cooking and dancing. She is licensed in Maryland, DC, and Virginia. Cindy currently serves as the Maryland & DC Broker and the Virginia Associate Broker for Tristar Realty, Inc.Cindy's goal is to educate to the best of her ability so that each and every student can have the full knowledge of real estate today and in the later years to be successful. Cindy is passionate and dedicated in sharing and helping others reach their goals. Cindy prides herself in love, kindness, patience, loyalty, honesty, and integrity.Cindy previously held positions of a real estate agent and co-owner and manager of RTI Computers back in the 1990's. She has the certifications of a Short Sale Specialist, Distress Properties, Credit Service Business, Trustee Sale Expert, Customer Service & much more! Cindy also attended Weichert Academy and is a member of GCAAR Associations and more!

Chris E. Sinanan

School Director, Instructor, Associate Broker in MD, DC, VA, & PA

Chris E. Sinanan has over 20 years in Real Estate. is an Associate Broker licensed in Maryland, DC, and Virginia. Chris' focus point, when teaching, is to break down the information so that the students can grasp a deep understanding from what is being taught. Chris has a passion in marketing, business, growing companies in any market condition(s), and is dedicated in accomplishing, not only his own goals, but to help and make sure that his students do the same. Chris is a creative, ambitious, determined, innovated, effective, and masterminded leader. Chris was previously the CEO of ECS Computers Technology, President and CEO of RTI Computers, Investor (currently a hobby), Stock and Option Trader, Operation Director for Allstar Corporations Construction, CEO of EBT Mold, and he is currently the Vice President of Operations at Tristar Realty, Inc. Chris enjoys cooking, having a drink, fishing, boating, driving, and much more. He loves to motivate and be motivated. Chris is known for being a great speaker, a risk-taker, a leader, and much more!

Wyman Jones

MD, DC, & VA Realtor®, Instructor, Music Teacher

Wyman is an accomplished educator and real estate professional, and he have a solid history of experience in both fields.

As an educator, Wyman has over 30 years of experience with teaching in Maryland and the District of Columbia.  He also has a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from Grambling State University, and a Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Maryland at College Park.   Currently, he is a member of the National Educators Association, the Maryland State Teachers Association, the District of Columbia Teachers Association, and the Montgomery County Educators Association.  Wyman is very passionate about being an educator, and he enjoys seeing his students achieve their goals through disciplined study and a commitment to excellence.  When Wyman is not teaching my students, he truly enjoys helping others acquire skills and knowledge that will help them to achieve their personal and professional goals.

As a real estate professional, Wyman has over 15 years in this field.  He is a licensed Realtor in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia.  Currently, he is a member of the National Association of Realtors, the Maryland Association of Realtors, and the Prince Georges County Association of Realtors.   Wyman has a wealth of experience in handling standard and short sales, and transactions involving properties in foreclosure.  His clients have included buyers, sellers, landlords, and tenants.  With all of his clients, he is focused on their objectives and responsive when they have questions.  Wyman states “I always seek to provide the support that is needed to achieve the desired result at the end of a transaction.  Simply, my goal is to constantly provide my clients with excellent customer service.  As Anthony Hitt – a successful businessman – once said, ‘[t]o be successful in real estate, you must always and consistently put your clients' best interests first.  When you do, your personal needs will be realized beyond your greatest expectations.’”

When he is not teaching or selling real estate, Wyman is actively involved in community service projects that are sponsored by his fraternity, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., of which he has been a member of since 1986.  These community service projects have involved providing scholarship opportunities to students, programs to prepare students for college, youth mentoring, and food and clothing drives for the homeless.  Wyman concludes “Success in the field of real estate is not just about earning a commission, but it is also about serving your community and building lasting relationships with its members.” 

Reginald Matthews

MD, DC, & PA Realtor®, Instructor

In 2006 was a team leader of in a Fortune 500 company to become second to none Nationwide in its industry. A number of teams members moved on to become successful Regional, General and Branch Managers now.   In 07 Owned & operated a company which was very successful in the Mid-Atlantic Construction industry. As we assisted in multi-million dollar projects by major developers.

Started a Mold Remediation and Inspection Division in the company (certified) as I help to rid and maintain a safer environment in residential, commercial and for our developing clients. I feel this is my part in a Greener & Safer Environment. Obtained my OSHA-10; OHSA-30 & OHSA GHS certification. My goal is to become number one in our industry as I assist in the economy recovery.


In the Real Estate industry, I've assisted a number of clients to sell and purchased a number of properties. Also became a Property Investor.  Specialties: Licensed Md, DC, PA. Teaches Pre-Licensing & CE Classes, Contract negotiations, deal closer, mediator on deals, property investors, property manager

Catherine Inniss

MD & DC Realtor®, Instructor

Catherine Inniss is seasoned real estate professional with a passion for helping people learn about the real estate process. She received her Bachelors of Science in Sociology from University of Texas in 2001, followed by a M.B.A. in 2013, and is currently a candidate at the University of Maryland-College Park Master's in Real Estate Development program.  She has been involved in the real estate industry since 2001, and currently works for Tristar Realty, Inc. where she specializes in residential home sales and first time home buyer educational classes. She's also an instructor for Tristar Academy where she teaches fellow agents in their continuing education requirements as well as Pre-licensing classes.

She is currently on the membership committee of HAND (Housing Association of Nonprofit Developers). Her current goal has been establishing a woman-owned development company to provide housing within the DC/Metro community, with an immediate focus in Baltimore.  She  believes affordable housing is key to successful communities.  Her long term goal is to work with emancipated youths by training them to live independently and teaching them the keys to becoming home owners.  She  is thrilled at the prospect of building and selling her own inventory instead of looking for sellers to list and sell their homes.

Jan Adams

MD Realtor®, Instructor

Jan Adams has over 16 years within the real estate industry and is licensed in the state of Maryland. Jan’s focus for her clients is to make the home listing or buying process as stress-free as possible and to make her clients LOVE the process as much as she does. Jan began to tutor in her early twenties and she hasn’t stopped since then, she truly has a passion for teaching. Jan Adams is a great listener, has an engaging personality, and a self-motivated entrepreneur attitude. She also has a problem-solving mindset, negotiating skills, and is meticulous in detail to go that extra mile for her clients without cracking under pressure. Jan has previously held positions that have given her experience in Sales. Jan Adams graduated from Wayne County Community College and continually takes courses at Montgomery College Online. Jan is a volunteer, she has taught reading, math, and writing. She is certified by the state of Maryland to teach ESL. Her students range from 8 years old to seniors. In her spare time, she likes to collect Classic Rock records. 

Sharon Martlock

School Coordinator, Instructor, & Associate Broker in MD & PA

Over three decades of real estate practice and developing and presenting real estate training, resources, and tools.

Currently the School Coordinator and an Instructor for Tristar Academy and branch manager of Tristar Realty in Waldorf.

Committed to providing the best possible educational experience so that students can learn in an relaxed, fun, and conducive environment that produces success whether it be pre-licensing, post-licensing, or continuing education.