Desiree grew up in Northwest Arkansas. Arkansas is where she obtained her bachelor’s degree in Finance and Criminal Justice with a minor in Marketing. She started her career by entering in the military at age 19, and remains active in the military as part of the Iowa Air National Guard. While in Arkansas, she was a police officer for the Springdale Police Department.
She moved to Iowa in 2003, where she continued her education and received a Master’s in Business and Accounting. In 2006, she married Greg Pliler whom she met at a military school in Nebraska. They currently reside in Polk City with their two daughters.
Before becoming part of the RE/MAX Torres Team, she was working for the Iowa National Guard in several capacities over the years. She has worked in the areas of accounting, logistics, operations management, emergency operations, and provided leadership to several teams in each of those areas.
While living in Polk City, she has joined several volunteer organizations, including the Polk City Chamber of Commerce, Polk City Women, North Polk Foundation and assisting the teachers in her daughter’s school. She is a member of Lakeside Fellowship in Polk City. Her hobbies include running, drawing and reading.