Meet Our Agents
Partner/Residential & Commercial Broker Associate
April Van Otterloo
As a native of Sioux Falls, Brett’s knowledge of the geography of the area can assist in finding you with the home you are searching for. With over 160 transactions since 2018, he will work hard to make sure your needs are met. He is licensed in South Dakota, Minnesota and Iowa and is ready to help you with all your real estate needs.
Before real estate he started his career in banking and farming. He and his wife Tara have 5 children and live on the south side of town. When he is not busy helping clients with their real estate needs, you can find him coaching basketball or cheering on his kids at their various activities.
Eric Kerkvliet is one of the founders of the Alpine Companies, where he acts as General Counsel, as well as the Responsible Broker for Alpine Commercial and Alpine Residential. Eric enjoys overseeing the legal and financial aspects of the Alpine Companies.
Eric is also an attorney with Equity Law Firm, PLLC, where he is licensed to practice in South Dakota and Iowa. A native of northwest Iowa, Eric attended Augustana University and earned his law degree, with honors, from the University of South Dakota in 2006. Eric was a judicial clerk for the First Judicial Circuit and was in private practice for more than thirteen years with Lynn, Jackson, Shultz & Lebrun, P.C. before founding Equity Law Firm. Eric has been practicing as an attorney since 2007 and focuses his practice on all aspects of real estate, including representing syndicators in drafting the appropriate documents for raising money through private placements.
Eric and his wife, Brooke, have four children, and he enjoys golfing and attending his children’s many school and sporting events.
Jack was born and raised in Brandon, SD. He then attended college at Creighton for business (and baseball).
He is married to Meghan and is typically outdoors hunting, fishing or playing ball with his two sons, Bennett and Cohan.
Partner/Residential and Commercial Broker Associate
Matt recognizes that everyone’s story is different. He cares deeply about other people and is committed to understanding the unique needs of each client that he is privileged to partner with. Matt seeks every opportunity to deliver excellence in service to his buyers and sellers. He is focused on building long-term relationships and helping others achieve their goals through Real Estate.
Matt lives in Sioux Falls with his wife, Heather, three active children, and their dog – ‘Pistol’ Pete. They love to travel, spend time with their family, and are actively involved in their local church.
Baillie is a SD native, originally from Pierre, with a strong love for her midwestern roots. She attended SDSU where she earned a degree in education. After teaching in Illinois and Iowa, she returned to South Dakota with her husband and three kids to make Sioux Falls their forever home. Driven by a passion for building meaningful connections and guiding others, Baillie transitioned into a career in Real Estate. Drawing on her personal experiences of buying and selling, she is eager to leverage her expertise to help clients achieve their dreams in the real estate market. Beyond her professional endeavors, Baillie finds joy in exploring the many hidden gems the Sioux Empire has to offer, all while cherishing quality moments with her husband and kids.
Leanne Vis grew up in Orange City, Ia but has called Sioux Falls home since 2002. She went to college at the University of Sioux Falls, and never left! She is married to Jeremy Vis and has two kids. After getting a business degree and being an underwriter in the banking world for 10 years, Leanne got her real estate license and has been a Realtor for over 10 years. Her previous sales and customer service skills helped jumpstart her real estate business by keeping her clients the first priority and keeping their best interest in mind at all times. Leanne likes to ensure that she takes the stress out of the buying and selling process for her clients and tries to make it as simple as she can for them. Leanne treasures all the relationships she makes in the real estate world and beyond. Outside of real estate, Leanne and her family are very involved in their church, school and love traveling. When not working, she is usually found driving her kids around, enjoying a good book, or spending time with friends.