Born in Hawaii and raised in Southeastern Virginia, Katie Sasser is a proud daughter of two retired Navy sailors and sister of an active duty Marine. She earned her Bachelors Degree in Communication Studies from Christopher Newport University and a Masters Degree in Strategic Communication from Regent University. Katie has lived in the Cape Fear region for nearly 10 years after relocating to the area to work for the local ABC affiliate, WWAY NewsChannel 3. She continued her journalism career in Eastern North Carolina at WNCT 9 On Your Side in Greenville, NC. One thing is for sure, Katie loves people and the communities they create when they find and build a home. Katie loves coastal North Carolina and all it has to offer lifelong residents and newcomers alike. She and her husband, Harrison, and two dogs, Gracie and Riley, call Wrightsville Beach home. She loves working closely with families to find the perfect place to grow. Katie loves animals and works to find homes for homeless pets in the community. Katie is excited to begin her career in real estate on the Vance Young Intracoastal Realty Team. There is no one better in the business and she cannot wait to learn how to best help families as Vance has done for years.