As the transaction manager for Kipp Harris Realtors, Billiette keeps everything running smoothly. She works with all of the agents and organizes the details from purchase agreements to closings. Billiette enjoys being part of her son’s company and helping him grow the business. Prior to diving in to the real estate world, Billiette was the office manager for Harris Equipment & Motors, an implement and auto dealership she and her husband owned in Kenmare, N.D., and was the sales manager, and later general manager, for a hotel the couple owned in Minot, N.D. She also had experience teaching nursery school. Billiette loves to be busy in the kitchen, whipping up new recipes and baking comforting favorites. She loves going to movies, eating out, spending time at the lake, and traveling. Billiette has been married to her husband, Jack, for more than 50 years. They have three grown children, four grandchildren, and their first great-grandchild is “on the way.” Family is number one in her life!