Kim Speed's experience in professional customer service began with in-flight service with Southwest Airlines and evolved over the years into a real estate career. Starting out as an escrow agent in 1999, she was rapidly promoted and went on to manage the business development department for a major escrow company in San Diego and Orange County. Her professional excellence, along with providing excellent personal service soon saw her recruited as a Realtor with Prudential California Realty. Her territories included the communities of Del Mar, Rancho Santa Fe and La Jolla. After relocating to the lake community of Tega Cay, SC, she decided to continue her love for real estate and became licensed in both North Carolina and South Carolina. Kim rapidly established a niche in the luxury home and new construction markets by establishing great relationships with regional builders and developers. Her success ultimately led her to the Top 5% ranking in the Carolinas. Now happily established in her Annapolis, Maryland home, Kim is thrilled and passionate about sharing this stunningly beautiful and diverse community with others. She has developed a reputation for helping discerning clients achieve their real estate goals. Her professionalism, enthusiasm and integrity will be an asset to everyone she encounters. She looks forward to making the real estate experience positive, productive and enjoyable for buyers and sellers. Kim enjoys cycling, hiking, and rock climbing with her husband, a 20-year U.S. Marine Corps veteran. She also enjoys giving back, by running and raising charitable donations for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. She is very proud of her son and daughter-in-law who are making their home in Manhattan Beach, CA. Kim's professional affiliations include National Association of Realtors, Maryland Association of Realtors and Anne Arundel Association of Realtors. She has received professional designations of CRS (Council of Residential Specialists), ABR (Accredited Buyer's Representative) and ALHS (Accredited Luxury Home Specialist).