Meet the Oak Island Accommodations Staff

MEET THE OAK ISLAND ACCOMMODATIONS STAFF AND LEARN ABOUT OUR TEAM AND CULTURE
Our Oak Island Accommodations Staff consists of a team of dedicated professionals, ready to do whatever it takes to help you plan the perfect
vacation or manage your home away from home.

General Manager

Joel DeMonbreun

Joel DeMonbreun

General Manager

Joel DeMonbreun is a member of the Brunswick County, North Carolina and National Associations of Realtors. DeMonbreun became a member of OIA’s property management team in March 2008 and rose through the company to become broker-in-charge in August of 2013. He received the Employee of the Month award for August 2012 and now oversees OIA’s real estate agent referral program among his many duties. Agents with clients searching for professional property management are encouraged to contact DeMonbreun to learn more about the referral program.

Property Management Group

Brenda Mitchell

Brenda Mitchell

Property Management Director

A broker, Brenda Mitchell has worked at OIA since January 2011. She is a member of the property management division of the NC Association of Realtors and a member of the Brunswick County Association of Realtors. Current owners may contact Mitchell when looking for recommendations on amenities and improvements. She also gives pricing recommendations and potential earning projections to property owners in need of professional property management.

Tom Johnson

Tom Johnson

Long Term Manager

Tom joined OIA in January 2007 as a vacation rental property manager, earning his real estate license in July of that year. In September 2007 he was promoted to long term manager and oversaw the long term program until early 2011. Tom returned to OIA in May 2015 as the long term manager after working as general manager for a vacation rental company in Wrightsville Beach. Prior to joining OIA, Tom had an extensive career in the law enforcement field. After 32 years of public service work and four years of military service he retired as the chief of police on Oak Island.

Sarah Broom

Sarah Broom

Property Management Assistant

Sarah went above and beyond to help us with any and everything! It is because of her that we came back to OIA and will come back in the future! We love Oak Island and Southport! Thank you for restoring our faith and helping to make our vacation memories the best possible!

Past guest of BrigII
Destiny Daniels

Destiny Daniels

Property Management Assistant

Destiny was very helpful and knowledgeable. Destiny is the reason I chose to work with Oak Island Accommodations.

Rosemary Marcellino

Marketing

Jessica (Tompkins) Lynch

Jessica (Tompkins) Lynch

Assistant Director

Jessica Tompkins has a long history with OIA, starting in October of 2000 when she came on board as a guest services representative. Over the years Jessica has served as marketing specialist, guest services director, marketing director and in her current position as assistant director of marketing. She leads the marketing team in the creation of the annual vacation planner, is instrumental in the creation and management of annual owner addendum’s and directs the development for OIA’s website. She received the Employee of the Month Award in April 2012 in part because of her leadership in hosting the annual Homeowners’ Weekend. Contact Jessica if you are an owner who has updates to your property amenities or descriptions.

Kristin Goode

Kristin Goode

Assistant, Photographer & Writer

Kristin Goode joined OIA as a marketing specialist in late June of 2012 after graduating with a bachelor of arts in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and working as a photojournalist at daily newspapers across the country. She leads the department in the creation of the Beach Times, tackling everything from ad sales to photographing and writing stories for the annual publication. She received the Employee of the Month Award in November 2013. Contact Kristin if your business is interested in advertising in the Beach Times or online via Vacation Attendant.

Stephanie Rich

Stephanie Rich

Graphic Designer & Photographer

Though she may go about her work quietly, Stephanie Rich speaks volumes with her creativity. A graphic designer and photographer who began her career with OIA in July 2008, Stephanie is responsible for designing the bulk of all advertisements and publications for OIA. This encompasses everything from the Vacation Planner and Beach Times to newspaper and magazine ads. She also leads the department in photographing OIA’s over 600 rental properties. Stephanie had a love for art at an early age, influenced by her father who enjoyed oil painting. She chose to continue her graphic design education in college where she majored in graphic design at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf/Rochester Institute of Technology.

Hannah Cox

Office Assistant & Photographer

Maintenance

Mackenzie Adams

Mackenzie Adams

Office Assistant
Ronnie Stidham

Ronnie Stidham

Maintenance Tech
Charles Dosher

Charles Dosher

Maintenance Tech
Randy Roach

Randy Roach

Maintenance Tech
Jeff Scarbro

Jeff Scarbro

Maintenance Tech
Fred Wardel

Fred Wardel

Maintenance Tech
Allen Taylor

Allen Taylor

Maintenance Tech

Very impressed with Alan, in addition to completing great work he was a pleasure to work with and had a great presence.

Jim Simpson

Accounting

Jane Brown

Jane Brown

Corporate Accounting
Sidney Elms

Sidney Elms

Corporate Accounting
Debbie McCoig

Debbie McCoig

Rental Escrow

Guest Services

Amy Turner

Amy Turner

Supervisor
Tammy Powers

Tammy Powers

Reservations
Mary Wilder

Mary Wilder

Reservations
Tiffany English

Tiffany English

Reservations
Eric Brown

Eric Brown

Reservations
Liz Walker

Liz Walker

Reservations

Housekeeping

Brett Hobbs

Brett Hobbs

Manager
Holly Bernard

Holly Bernard

Tech
Crystal Bullard

Crystal Bullard

Tech
Jessica Eversole

Jessica Eversole

Tech
Lechelle Pierce

Lechelle Pierce

Tech

Linen Rentals

Thomas Lowe

Thomas Lowe

Warehouse Manager
Ricky Bailey

Ricky Bailey

Beach Rentals Manager

Human Resources

Carol Carroll

Carol Carroll

Office Manager

Administration

Rick Brown

Rick Brown

President/CFO
Melaney Robbins

Melaney Robbins

Vice President/Marketing
Matt Parvin

Matt Parvin

Vice President

Matt Parvin began his career at Oak Island Accommodations in 2010 after graduating with a degree in finance and marketing from New York University and working for a local builder. Starting in the marketing department, he has worn many hats at OIA over the years, including marketing director, guest services director and operations manager. He received the Employee of the Month Award for December 2012. Matt became a licensed real estate broker in March 2013.