Kelley began her real estate career at a young age, visiting open houses and interning as an office assistant throughout her high school summer days. Her father, the General Manager of a large real estate firm in Upstate New York, paved the way for her family to continue a legacy of real estate in Maryland.
Kelley began her career working in both Finance and Product Management for a multi-billion dollar athletic retail corporation after graduating from St. Joseph’s University as a Division I lacrosse player. She brought her financial expertise and leadership skills into the world of real estate when she transitioned to becoming a real estate professional. Kelley is deeply invested in helping others find and create a healthy home that helps improve their lives. As a four-time marathon finisher, Kelley crosses the finish line at the settlement table with integrity, commitment, and excellent service along the way.
With a keen eye for detail, and the ability to listen, acknowledge, and assess, Kelley is able to customize every transaction focusing on the client’s needs. Kelley works alongside her partner and mother, Peggie Pendergast. Together they are able to offer their clients a unique perspective by crossing generations when it comes to the home buying and selling process.
Peggie made Baltimore her home after retiring as an Education Administrator in upstate New York. While relocating to the Baltimore area and throughout her career as an educator, Peggie saw the need for professional service for families in buying and selling a home.
Peggie graduated from the State University of New York with degrees in K-12 Education and advanced degrees in Education Administration. She taught graduate courses at Syracuse University and mentored teachers who chose to become Principals and school leaders. Herself, a School Principal, was successful leading schools striving to provide opportunities to some of the cities poorest performing schools. Her ability to lead for improvement and accomplish a high level of achievement made her a sought after School Leader Consultant who still performs consult work for the Maryland State Department of Education today.
Selling the homestead in New York, transitioning to a home in Baltimore and more recently, Severna Park, offered her the opportunity to establish herself as a Realtor. Her leadership in public education and years of working with families contributed to her understanding the challenges that buyers, sellers and investors experience. She has become an expert in helping homeowners and buyers to successfully market, sell and purchase their properties. Peggie provides comprehensive real estate services to all her clients making the real estate transaction seamless.
Peggie works as a real estate partner with her daughter, Kelley Pendergast. Together they give their clients a “two for one” experience of excellence, commitment and expertise.