When Kara Pierce quit medical school to start a business in real estate, everyone thought she was crazy. She’s been proving naysayers wrong for 3 years and counting.

Pierce was attending Penn State College of Medicine when medical issues forced her to take a break from school. As her loans piled up, Pierce pursued a real estate license in the fall of 2014 to help pay down some of that debt and provide for her family, which includes two young children.

“I feel like the key to success is education and personal progress, and it’s one of the reasons Keller Williams is definitely the best. The company’s technology road map is very promising and they are committed to enabling us through technology like Kelle and Command.”