Our Agents

Meet our professional real estate agents.

We have offices in Appleton, Oshkosh, and Ripon to meet you close to home.

Barb Thiel


Barb received her real estate license in 2004, after her and her husband had spent numerous months searching for their home.  She fell in love with the real estate process and knew this was the path she wanted to take.  She has been in the customer service industry for many years and enjoys working with people.  Her honesty, integrity and ethics have proven her success.  In 2010 She received her Broker’s license and proceeded to start her own company, Key Real Estate, where she continues to strive to make the real estate process easy and fun for both buyers and sellers. 

(920) 250-0509


Judy Schroeder


Judy has a bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology and has worked in the medical field for 25 years.  She started here real estate career in 2014 and worked with Jim Smith at W.E. Smith Realty until recently joining Key Real Estate. Judy has been in the customer service industry for several years and loves helping people.  Her friendly personality and can-do attitude is what keeps customers and clients coming back and working with Judy.  Give her a call at 920-470-1559 and she will be glad to help with your buying and selling needs.

(920) 470-1559


Lance Poppy


Lance graduated from UW-La Crosse in 2010 with his Bachelors of Science.  Since then, he has been dedicated to serving the community working for various non-profits.  He began working in the private sector and honed his customer service skills.  Lance’s drive to help families and his commitment to relationship-centric sales brought him to the real estate field.  Lance specializes in Ripon, Neenah, Oshkosh, Fond du Lac, Berlin, Menasha and the Appleton area.  He is dedicated to simplifying the buying and selling process for you.

(920) 472-3552