The Somerlyn Group | The Right Choice for Real Estate in Houston, The Woodlands, Spring, and Greater North Houston | Built on Integrity,

Compassion, and Hard Work

We bring over 75 Years of All-Pro Experience and oceans of excellence, success, trust, respect, and results. We have built a reputation for incredible marketing and cinematic visuals to showcase your home the way it deserves, no matter what the price point!




Founder and Realtor®

Top Agent Magazine Cover Story Jan 2021  |  120+ 5 Star Reviews on HAR  |  Voted 2x Living Magazine's "Best Realtor" for Spring & Champions Area | 200+ Transactions | 9+ Years in Real Estate | Host of That's My Houston


Somer Padilla has been in real estate in the Greater Houston area since 2012. She is a top producing agent, and built her foundation under the mentorship of Beth Ferester, ranked one of the top 10 agents in Houston consecutively. In 2020, she founded The Somerlyn Group Real Estate Brokerage. After a record breaking year, she partnered with COMPASS in 2021 to elevate her already exemplary customer service by offering her clients and agents access to advanced technology and impeccable marketing tools and worldwide reach. 

Her experience as an entrepreneur and a published photographer, with an extensive marketing and graphic design background for over two decades have given her a strong foundation to excel in marketing and selling real estate and make her a perfect fit to lead a successful group of agents.


She have received over 125+ 5-star reviews on HAR, was selected as the cover story featured agent by Top Agent Magazine for January 2021, and twice Voted as Living Magazine's "Best Realtor" for Spring & Champions Area. She has earned her clients' trust, proven her integrity, and they are confident she will provide consistent great service and deliver excellent results for their friends and family. 

Outside her career, Somer is tremendously active in her community, volunteering and contributing to organizations like Give Back Homes, Habitat for Humanity, and the Champion’s Forest Womens’ Scholarship Fundraising Group. She also supports local firefighters, nurses, and service members. At home, she can be found writing music with her beloved hit music producer husband and enjoying time with their four children ranging in age from 14 to 23!



Director of Brand Development

Brian is a gifted branding specialist, graphic designer, entrepreneur, video editor, and multi-genre hit music producer/movie trailer composer. He also owns Epicenter Branding which lead the design department for Houston based Mac Haik Enterprises' MH Outdoor Media (Outdoor Billboard Advertising company) for over 10 years. His designs have been seen on thousands of billboards across nine US states. At The Somerlyn Group, Brian works one on one with agents to develop their brand, and offers custom design tools to market them effectively and successfully.


In the music industry, he is known as "Chazz", the CEO/Lead Composer of Epicenter Music (Hip-Hop, EDM,/Pop, Latin, and Cinematic Music), and Deranged Muzik (Horror/Psychological Thriller Music). He works closely with the biggest Movie Trailer Houses in Hollywood, and has worldwide sub-publishing deals to market his music library internationally to film, tv shows, video games, and tv commercials. So you will often find his original music pieces on our real estate videos, as well as in TV and Film.

Brian and Somer have been married over 19 years, and are truly a dynamic business and creative team. They are the proud parents to four amazingly talented kids. Brian enjoys family vacations, working out, creating music, and persuading his multi-talented wife Somer to sing on his music whenever possible.

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With over 30 years of Real Estate experience, Donna Ellis has earned numerous awards and designations keeping her on the cutting edge of her career. As a past educator in Tomball and Klein ISD, she combines her real estate and teaching skills to successfully educate and navigate her clients successfully with their real estate investments and currently teaches Real Estate at Champions School of Real Estate.

Donna's warm Southern charm and professionalism will put you right at ease. She is enthusiastic, hard working, and an excellent listener who believes in creating customers for life. From first-time buyers to multi-million properties, she utilizes her connections, skills, and marketing tools to attract the right buyers and find the perfect opportunities. As a long time Woodlands resident, her keen understanding of the local areas and latest market data is critical in her clients' success.

Now part of The Somerlyn Group at Compass, Donna has given her clients access to advanced technology, out of the box marketing, and dedicated client support to make sure her clients expectations are exceeded.

Donna gives back to: The Alzheimers Association, American Heart Association, Lymphoma and Leukemia association.

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I have 29 years experience helping families buy and sell homes in the Woodlands and surrounding area. I view the realtor experience as a partnership between my clients and myself to achieve the desired outcome smoothly and with a dash of fun thrown in. With extensive knowledge of The Woodlands, Conroe, Spring, Magnolia and Tomball plus surrounding areas I will work tirelessly on your behalf to make your next home buying or selling experience a pleasant and successful one.

When choosing your Realtor, extensive experience and knowledge of the community, strong negotiation skills, and a commitment to providing excellent service are all crucial elements.

For sellers, it is my commitment to sell your home or property in a timely fashion while helping you attain the highest possible price for your real estate. If you are interested in receiving a free home valuation or a consult on your home, contact me by phone or email. Preparing a home to go on the market is as important as setting the right price.

For buyers looking for homes or other real estate opportunities, I will work with you to find your ideal home. I will provide you with all of the necessary tools for finding the right property. From setting up a personal search for your specific criteria in a home, everything I can possibly provide will be at your service. In addition, once we've narrowed down what you are looking for, we can begin the home showing process so you can get a closer look at the homes that should be a good fit. I’ve spent 15 years selling new construction so I can add value to that as well, by understanding blueprints, frame walks, lot fits, etc. I am certified as a skilled negotiator so I take pride in providing you with the best price, whether it’s the sale of your current home or the purchase of the next.

Nothing excites me more than a successful real estate transaction. Making my clients happy is my #1 goal. I want to be your realtor! I want to earn the status of “Carlotta Morris is my realtor”.

Carlotta gives back to: The Alzheimers Association, St. Jude, and the American Heart Association.





Nichole Agosto was born in Fort Hood, Texas to a family originally from Racine, Wisconsin. Mrs. Agosto is a loving wife to Benny Agosto, a prominent attorney in Houston. Nichole and Benny have 4 children, Ben III, Matthew, Jon, and Victoria. Nichole graduated with Honors in Education from the University of Houston, Central Campus. 


Currently Nichole is a board member at Cy-hope, MABATx Foundation, and President of FABLE (Friends of the Aldine Library). She is a member of Foundry United Methodist Church and The Champion Forest Womens Club. Nichole and Benny are long time supporters of The Houston Bar Foundation as well as UNCF.


In addition to supporting local and national education endeavors, Nichole and her husband are also supporters/ founders of the Nikki and Benny Agosto Jr. Houston Baptist University Scholarship benefiting single mother students. Formerly, Nichole was also a Girl Scout Leader and Assistant Coach for the Girls U9 Soccer Team in Klein TX. Hobbies include playing tennis, painting, crafts, decorating, and antique





Julia's, a long-time Houstonian and graduate of the University of Houston with a Business degree, professional career started in commercial property management and after starting her family with Keith, her husband of 30+ years, served her Church as an accountant and pre-school teacher. In addition, Julia has been a business franchise owner, active volunteer with her daughter, Mari Clair, in the Northwest Houston Sugar Plumb Cotillion and National Charity League and active in her community’s Women’s and Garden Clubs.

Julia is a results-driven Agent that has lived in several stylish areas of Houston, including Champions, Champion Forest, the Heights and Memorial. Combining her knowledge of Houston and nearby areas including the Woodlands and Conroe, Julia provides our Clients comprehensive insights into real estate opportunities and fast paced trends in the greater Houston area.

Julia also enjoys bringing her talents and passions to the game as well. In her experience listening to her clients and negotiating on their behalf is as important as providing insight to the beauty and potential of each property, each being critical part of a successful engagement.

Julia gives back to: Tunnels to Towers, Houston 100 Club, MD Anderson, Shield Bearer, Old Fighters Memorial for FireFighters in Boston.



Artistic Director

Chazz is an ambitious, intuitive, and a brilliant director and filmmaker. We have the honor of having him on board to produce, direct, and edit our visual content for The Somerlyn Group. 


In 2020, he graduated with a BFA in Drama & Directing through the Playwrights Horizons program at NYU Tisch. He utilized his time in college to expand his skill set and identify himself confidently as a director, writer, stage manager, designer, composer, and project leader. Those responsibilities allowed him to elevate his collaborators through active listening, careful communication, and safety.


Creating with design teams, production managers, and other directors and playwrights for his own projects and others has gifted him the technical and creative experiences of all sides of developing texts and ideas from the table to the stage or camera.