Our West Office

12851 Manchester Rd. Ste. 100

St. Louis, MO 63131

(314) 775-2050

Our West office is located in the heart of West County, and serves much of our market in St. Louis County and St. Louis City. This office houses over 100 agents and staff members. 

Managing Broker - Kathy Schmiedeskamp

Kathy was born in Omaha, Nebraska, not far from our very own Warren Buffet's home. When she was young, they moved to St. Louis and grew up near Grant's Farm. She is the second oldest of seven children and has two wonderful daughters who are married and live nearby.  She enjoys going to Cardinal baseball games, winery trips and hanging with family and friends.

Kathy started as an admin with the company in 2002 and has worked her way to Managing Broker of the Des Peres office.

"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." - Maya Angelou

Managing Broker - Rory Schwartz

Real estate is what Rory does, but his mission is much more. Rory enjoys helping others reach their dreams and build wealth.  He has had a successful career in real estate sales for over 10 years before deciding that he could help more people by being a managing broker. For 20 years now Rory has helped others grow their business by helping others. 

Rory’s most important job, though, is that of a husband to wife, Jenny, and dad to his two kids.  He enjoys home projects or a weekend boating at the Lake. 

“Simple in my book is always better. Life is a journey.”


Assistant Manager - Leah Alles

Born and raised in South St. Louis County, Leah grew up horseback riding and playing soccer. She enjoys reading, being outside and hanging out with her family and friends. She loves her two dogs, Coco & Benji, and her niece and nephew, Kelsey and Grady.

Leah has been with the company since 2011 as a REALTOR®, admin, and now the Assistant Manager. She earned her broker's license in January of 2017.

A business has to be involving, it has to be fun, and it has to exercise your creative instincts” -Sir Richard Branson