Our Story


Role: Partner

Background: With over 17 years in the vacation rental industry she has built a team that shares her same vision for vacation rentals and excellent client relations. She is passionate about creating brands that provide value and creating mutually beneficial relationships between people.

Likes: Spending time with her family, walks on the beach with her dog Biscotti, biking, any new adventure, traveling, reading, and great comedy.



Role: Customer Excellence Manager

Background: With a background in Communications and Psychology, Sara truly knows how to make each guest at Beach House Rentals feel like they are treated as stars. Sara began working with Beach House Rentals in May 2012 as the guest services inspector, performing quality control checks at each home prior to each guest’s arrival. This experience provided her with extensive knowledge of Beach House Rentals’ superior home standards, in which she applies on a daily basis, assisting each guest choose the home that is perfect for their vacation. She has a passion for making each guest feel unique and special, attending to their specific needs and requests.

Likes: Hiking, walking, reading, exploring, chasing sunsets, photography, traveling, and watching sports.



Role: Property Manager and Marketing Specialist

Background: With a background in writing, information science and social media marketing, Leslie joined the Beach House Rentals team in 2014. She manages the long term property inventory and assists in reservation sales and customer service. She loves living in Santa Cruz and enjoys sharing local events, activities, tours and new restaurants through Beach House Rental’s social media channels, blog, and newsletters. Follow her and the rest of the Beach House team’s local adventures on the blog!

Likes: long morning runs, dark roast coffee, reading on the beach, seeing live music, exploring Santa Cruz and the greater Bay Area.




Role: Guest Services

Background: With a background in Interior Design and over 13 years of customer service experience, Misty joined the Beach House Rentals team in Spring 2016. She enjoys assisting wherever she is needed whether it is with reservations, inspecting properties or running errands.

Likes: Spending time with family and friends, beach walks, watching the sun set, traveling, and enjoying this beautiful beach town.