Personal space: Beachbound

Trail Bosses hit OBX trail


John and Kay Ely, both former GSA Trail Bosses of the Year, load up a moving truck with new furniture for their rental houses on North Carolina's Outer Banks. The beach houses will fund their retirement, and Kay credits the skills they learned as government acquisition pros. 'It's the only way I can get John to go shopping,' she adds.

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