Team Lead; Broker
After impressive collegiate and professional basketball careers, Kyle knew he wanted to move on to a new chapter that would combine his love for meeting and connecting with people and real estate. West Michigan and all of its charm called him back to this area. Out of the 2500 agents in Grand Rapids, Kyle is ranked right near the top at number two and through hard work and personal attention to each and every client, he continues to earn and honor this high position every day.
Born and raised in the Forest Hills area, Kyle loves calling West Michigan home. Kyle, his wife Julia and their three adorable kids feel blessed to be a part of the East Grand Rapids and Forest Hills community.
Operations Manager; Transaction Coordinator
Laura has been a real estate professional for over 15 years and brings her extensive knowledge to each and every interaction with our clients. She also assists Kyle as the team's operations manager; keeping the team running smoothly and efficiently.
Laura graduated from Michigan State University and found her passion for real estate shortly after graduation. She currently lives in Forest Hills with her husband, Tim and their two cute kids.
Buyers agent; Marketing Strategist
Passionate about people, Sam brings bulletproof energy to the KV Team office. As a Bay Area, CA transplant, Sam sees the area through a unique point of view and has come to adore Michigan. Formerly a college athlete and graduate from University of Colorado at Boulder with a bachelor's degree in sociology, she joined the team with over 8 years of real estate experience. While her real estate expertise is broad, she specializes in the buying side of transactions. A common thread throughout Sam's real estate career is her true love of working with people and a sincere desire to help her clients achieve their goals.
She currently resides in Grand Rapids with her husband, Adam and their gentle giant dog, Dale.
Administrative Specialist; Events Coordinator
Linnea hails from the village of Pentwater, a small town along the lakeshore. She is a 2021 Calvin University graduate with a bachelor's degree in business marketing. On our team, she is tasked with a wealth of vital responsibilities, plus spearheads special events for the team. Being newer to real estate hasn’t slowed her passion or drive at all. We tend to call her “The Doer”, because she does it all. Linnea is so excited to be a part of such a fun, creative, and people centered team.
Her favorite activities include watching Survivor with her husband, Josh, taking their fur baby, Baker for long walks and, being a former collegiate golfer, she loves hitting the links trying for a new personal low or beating her husband.
Lauren is a 2023 Calvin University graduate with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology. With her strong passion for learning and helping others, she helps the KV team to stay organized and remain connected to past and current clients. Although she is new to real estate, Lauren is highly determined and is not afraid to try new things. Lauren has completed numerous half marathons, triathlons, and a full marathon.
In her spare time, you can find Lauren planning for her upcoming wedding, training with her fiancé, Thomas, or hiking along the lakeshore.