About Our Team
At I Love Dripping Springs Vacation Rentals we operate with a very simple philosophy – create a rental experience that fosters life-long relationships with our owners and guests alike. Our team of knowledgeable vacation rental experts is here to create a management environment that gives our owners peace of mind, as well as ensures our guests the getaway of a lifetime.
With two decades of property management experience, the I Love Dripping Springs team knows what it takes to make sure your rentals in Dripping Springs TX get booked, as well as create one of a kind vacations for our guests. Our local team is always on hand and eager to share the inside scoop about the gateway to Hill Country. We are passionate about providing our guests with the ideal vacation from start to finish. And part of that means providing the top rentals in Dripping Springs TX!
The I Love Dripping Springs management platform is built from a home owner's perspective. We know the stress that can come from being a vacation rental homeowner and we are here to absorb that stress. We not only handle all aspects of the rentals in your home, but we are dedicated to treating your home as if it were our own. Our homeowners rest easy knowing that their home is in the best hands. Contact us today to learn more about our rentals in Dripping Springs TX
Meet The I love Dripping Springs Team
Owner & Founder
Jim founded the company in 1999 when his manager fell short in providing the service he felt he and his family deserved. Since then he has made it his mission to change the status quo of vacation rental management. He is a great rainmaker, networker, leader, and a fun guy to be around. Jim has a Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Environmental Engineering from Arizona State University.
Brian focuses his energy every day on the management of the vital operations of the business so it fires on all cylinders. Sales, maintenance, inspections, A/V, cleaning, business development, marketing, and concierge all report to him. He is an extremely well organized leader, visionary, and an expert problem solver. Brian has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from Arizona State University and also served four years in the US Army.
Chief Financial Officer
David earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from UCLA and an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management. He has 25+ years of experience in finance, accounting and operations. David has served in numerous finance positions and previous roles at Lehman Brothers and Procter and Gamble. When he is not tackling all of these impressive endeavors you will find David traveling and spending time with his daughters.
Chief Operations Officer
Gabe’s team handles tens of thousands of leads every year. They handcraft vacation experiences seven days a week, and most importantly, care about every single guest. The unique thing about this company of sales professionals is its passion, commitment to integrity, and authenticity of character. The men and women lead by Gabe are locals through and through who lead the industry every year and keep our guests coming back!
Chief Marketing Officer
Jodi earned her Bachelor's Degree from the University of Texas at San Antonio. She is passionate about travel and real estate, and is dedicated to educating investors about opportunities in emerging markets. Building relationships with the community and real estate agents is an important part of her work. Jodi serves on several national boards in the industry, as well as her local community government board.
Director of Systems & Training
Ally has one focus and that’s to ensure our company and each employee has what they need to excel. Ally’s dedication and passion for processes, systems, and training are the key to our success each step of the way and through each twist and turn. She came to us with over a decade of experience in the property management industry.
Director of Business Development
With a background in real estate, Jim is an expert at networking, growing the sphere of influence, connecting with the local real estate community and helping owners and realtors better understand the rental market. His vast knowledge of the vacation rental markets allow him to guide people in the right direction when they are looking for cash flow properties. Jim has a Bachelor’s Degree in Real Estate Finance and Development from Central Michigan University.
Director of Marketing
Sara joined our marketing department with over 15 years of experience in the Lodging industry. From Director of Guest Services to Director of Property Marketing, and everything in between, Sara’s diverse knowledge and passion for all facets of the vacation rental industry make her a perfect fit to our family and will help us continue to expand our marketing arms and ensure our websites remain in their top ranking positions.
Director of Guest & Owner Experience
A seasoned professional from the East coast, Stephanie has embraced Park City as her beloved home since the early 2000s. With nearly two decades of experience in the local property management industry, Stephanie’s dedication to open communication is unparalleled, ensuring her owners stay well-informed about their properties and market dynamics. A fierce advocate for her property owners, Stephanie's passion for excellence shines through when she isn't busy skiing down the slopes, exploring scenic hiking trails, or cherishing precious moments with her family. Stephanie’s commitment to providing top-notch service and her deep knowledge of Park City's real estate landscape make her an invaluable asset to any property owner seeking unrivaled support in managing their investments
Director of Human Resources
Our Director of Human Resources was raised in Connecticut and went to school out west in Arizona. Arizona is where she raised her 5 children and has lived in several states over the last past 40 years, but now once again calls Arizona home. She loves spending time with her 12 grandchildren and traveling. Her strong work ethic involves over 40 years of Management and HR Experience with emphasis on team building, training skills, problem solving, business practices and company standards. Possess excellent communication skills with all management, employees and vendors.
Director of Revenue and Sales
Originally hailing from Wisconsin, meet Charley Kramer, our Director of Sales & Revenue who now calls Park City her home. Combining her Midwestern work ethic with a passion for the active lifestyle that Park City offers, she leads her team with an energetic and innovative approach, driving sales and revenue growth. Charley has a broad understanding of market trends, guest and owner needs, and competitor dynamics. When not devising successful sales and revenue strategies, she enjoys embracing the majestic outdoors of Park City, from skiing down snowy slopes in the winter to exploring scenic hiking trails in the warmer months.
Reservations & Guest Experience
Tommy comes to us with a plethora of experience in the hospitality field. We recruited him from a 5-star resort and we are ecstatic about having him on our team. He is extremely knowledgeable about the area, teaches hockey and is extremely fun to work with when looking to reserve a vacation. Tommy is a great role model and inspirational force in the office.
Jed is one of our veteran property specialists and we are grateful to have such a well rounded sales expert in the office. Over the years, Jed has trained our expanding team, helped tens of thousands of guests with awesome vacation experiences while always providing incredible service with a smile. Jed loves matching guests with the perfect property and is always asking questions to learn more about their specific needs. Jed earned his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of California.
Jake came to us with an extensive background in the hospitality industry. He has worked at 5 star resorts to exclusive and local favorite restaurants. As an avid athlete and outdoorsman, he loves to bring guests around the local areas to enjoy the many opportunities and adventures that await them.
Efrain is one of our veteran Property Specialists. Our team helps over 20,000 guests each year and Efrain’s skills always have to be sharp. Because we are tested to the limits with the needs of nearly a thousand guests every month, we are very thankful to have such a skilled leader. Efrain is fluent in both English and Spanish.
Michelle is one of our senior property specialists and has been taking sales by storm! Originally from Oceanside, CA, Michelle spent 25 years working in ophthalmology as the Director of Patient Services and has spent time living with her family in Hawaii and Mexico.
Jake joined our team as a maintenance coordinator and it quickly became apparent that he would excel in sales and guest experience. He works to not only ensure each guest finds their dream accommodations, but that they enjoy a hassle free and seamless getaway from start to finish. His goal is to make sure each guest feels right at home.
Matthew was born and raised in San Diego. He loves traveling, skiing and the plethora of activities the outdoors offers. In his off time you can find Matt looking to take a weekend camping trip or follow his southern California sports teams. Matthew hopes to get more involved in volunteering this summer!
Guest Experience Specialist
Guest Experience Specialist
Maintenance & Operations
A native Utahn, Diana grew up with the mountains as her playground and spent many years camping, fishing, boating, skiing, snowmobiling, tubing & hiking. Diana is a full-time mom and loves spending time with her family. She stepped into the career world working in office administration, management and accounting.
Regional Onboarding Manager
Sandra joined us in early 2017 and has since transitioned to the position of Listing & On-boarding Manager. Her primary focus is managing the on-boarding process for new clients to get their properties on the rental markets and ready for guests, while maintaining current property listings. She loves to show people a good time and point them in the direction of hidden gems and top-rated activities that the areas have to offer!