Katie was raised in the Santa Ynez Valley, along the central coast of California. Her character was built on the values, hard work and loyalty from the example that her parents and family set as small business owners. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. Throughout her professional career she was promoted to several positions with increasing levels of responsibility, one which landed her a position as a Human Resources Manager in Champaign. Katie took great pride in the customer service aspect of her job and decided to become a Realtor, where she enjoys serving her clients daily. Through life experiences, Katie understands the demands of relocation. Her strength as a Buyer Specialist is sincerely looking out for her clients’ best interest and ensuring every transaction is conducted with integrity and professionalism.