As an area resident, Athena Petersen grew up in Montgomery County Maryland and has lived in Fairfax Virginia for over 15 years. Athena Petersen attended college at the University of Maryland and received a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Technology and worked in IT for over 6 years. After becoming a mother of 3, Athena decided to get her real estate license and joined Long & Foster in 2002.

Since then, Athena has made it her goal to provide the highest quality of service to all her clients treating each client with mutual respect in hopes of developing long term relationships. She always strives to create, develop, and implement new ideas, strategies and services that will benefit her clients. Athena is dedicated to making each transaction as smooth as possible for her clients.