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 Doug Brindley

Doug Brindley

Title: Owner, President, General Manager
Office: Corolla
Direct Office: 252-253-3685
Email: doug@brindleybeach.com

A Little About You: Grew up in WV, left in 1972. first time on the OBX was 1963. Graduated ECU 1979 with athletic scholarship in swimming. Worked as CPA 1979 to 1984. Moved to OBX in 1984, the rest is history.
Brindley Beach Employee since: 1984
Favorite Breakfast Spot: Duck Donuts
Favorite Restaurant: Bananas Nevis
Inspired By: Joan and Raegan
Favorite Non-Beach Activity: Travel

Kami Trusz

Kami Trusz

Title: Operations Manager
Office: Corolla
Direct Office: 252-253-3580
Email: kami@brindleybeach.com

A Little About You: I grew up on the Outer Banks until my family relocated to Washington State.  I came back to the Outer Banks to work for a summer in 1997 and never left. I began working for Doug in 2000 and have been here ever since. Living the dream! Go Sea Hawks!
Brindley Beach Employee since: January 1, 2000
Favorite Breakfast Spot: Arts Place
Favorite Restaurant: Bernies
Favorite Sport/Team: Seattle Seahawks / Seattle Mariners
Inspired By: Tacos
Favorite Non-Beach Activity: Lazy summer pool days

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Frazier Holden

Title: Corolla Rental Manager
Office: Corolla
Direct Office: 252-253-3729
Email: frazier@brindleybeach.com

A Little About You: I was born and raised on the Outer Banks. I moved to Wilmington NC to go to college and ended up staying there for about 20 years. As the town grew bigger, I started missing the small town feel of my hometown. I am happy to call the Outer Banks home again!
Brindley Beach Employee since: August 2019
Favorite Breakfast Spot: Brunch at Salt Box Cafe
Favorite Restaurant: JK’s
Favorite Quote: “Nothing is impossible, the word itself says, ‘I’m possible!’” – Audrey Hepburn
Inspired By: Kindness
Favorite Non-Beach Activity: Spending time with my daughter and traveling

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Emma Muir

Title: Duck Rental Manager
Office: Duck
Direct Office: 252-253-3123
Email: emma@brindleybeach.com

A Little About You: Originally from Wales, United Kingdom moved to OBX in 1996 after graduating with Masters in Business Administration from the University of Leicester, England. And I LOVE dogs.
Brindley Beach Employee since: 2009
Favorite Restaurant: Black Pelican
Inspired By: Dedication and hard work.
Favorite Non-Beach Activity: Enjoy many outdoor activities including fishing, boating, jet skiing & snow skiing when not enjoying the beach

Cindy Hardin

Cindy Hardin

Title: Kitty Hawk Rental Manager
Office: Kitty Hawk
Direct Office: 252-253-3010
Email: cindyh@brindleybeach.com

A Little About You: Born and raised in Charlottesville, VA, I grew up vacationing with my family on the Outer Banks since my childhood. My husband and I fell in love with the Outer Banks and knew we wanted to make this place our home! You can find me on my days off on my jet ski, or on the beach soaking up the sun or looking for sea glass.
Brindley Beach Employee since: 2016
Favorite Breakfast Spot: Arts Place
Favorite Restaurant: Sunset Grill
Favorite Quote: One day at a time!
Favorite Non-Beach Activity: Bird watching, Kayaking

Jodi Sherman

Jodi Sherman

Title: Finance/HR Manager
Office: Duck
Direct Office: 252-253-3599
Email: jodi@brindleybeach.com

A Little About You: I grew up in the Tidewater area of Virginia and moved to the Outer Banks in 1990 to raise my child in this beautiful environment. Managed a hotel for 20 years before joining the Brindley Beach Team in 2012.
Brindley Beach Employee since: April 2012
Favorite Restaurant: Josephine’s Sicilian Kitchen
Favorite Sport/Team: Eagles
Favorite Quote: “You must do the thing you think you cannot do” — Eleanor Roosevelt
Favorite Non-Beach Activity: Enjoy camping with friends

Chris Trusz

Chris Trusz

Title: Maintenance Manager
Office: Corolla
Direct Office: 252-253-3498
Email: chris@brindleybeach.com

A Little About You: Originally from Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, I relocated to the Outer Banks in 1997 and began working with Brindley Beach in July of 2001. I love the outdoors, weightlifting and helping people reach their goals.
Brindley Beach Employee since: The day we opened the doors
Favorite Breakfast Spot: Arts Cafe in Kitty Hawk
Favorite Restaurant: Bad Bean
Favorite Quote: Make today awesome
Favorite Sport/Team: Pittsburgh Steelers
Inspired By: My father
Favorite Non-Beach Activity: Having a Beer in Chimney Rock

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Ben Albert

Title: Assistant Maintenance Manager
Office: Corolla
Direct Office: 252-253-3674
Email: ben@brindleybeach.com

A Little About You: Born in Texas (go Cowboys!) Love to eat steak & seafood and vacation in the Tennessee mountains. I like to get out in the boat, float and fish.
Brindley Beach Employee since: 2010
Favorite Restaurant: 3 Tequilas & Fuji
Favorite Sport/Team: Football/Dallas Cowboys
Favorite Quote: Everything happens for a reason
Favorite Non-Beach Activity: Boat Riding & Fishing

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James Skinner

Title: Housekeeping Manager
Office: Nags Head
Direct Office: 252-253-3499
Email: james@brindleybeach.com

A Little About You: U.S. Navy Veteran. 2014 Executive Housekeeping Manger In the Nation. Brindley Beach employee for 26 years and a dedicated employee. Started from laundry and made it to the top position of housekeeping and loved every minute!
Brindley Beach Employee since: 1996
Favorite Breakfast Spot: Cracker Barrel
Favorite Restaurant: Long Horns
Favorite Sport Team: Dallas Cowboys
Favorite Quote: What you go through, can help you get through
Inspired By: My Family
Favorite Non-Beach Activity: Playing music