Our Team

Meet our Paradise Properties Team . . .

Michelle Sexton

Owner & Licensed RE Broker

I’ve lived over 20 years on the Florida Panhandle, and can’t imagine living anywhere else! I spend my free time bike riding along 30A and on the beach, and enjoy trying out all the wonderful local restaurants & attending events.

I believe our beautiful gulf coast area is truly Paradise, ranging from Santa Rosa Beach-along 30A-to Panama City Beach.  I am passionate about our industry and have a great Paradise team!

My favorite local restaurant is:   Edward’s

My favorite thing to do for fun is:  Fat tire biking along 30A and thru state parks

Adam Steinbach

Business Operations Manager

I worked as an Industrial Engineer for six years before transitioning to Property Management.  My focus is improving processes and providing excellent customer service to both our owners & guests.  My family and I recently relocated to Florida and we are loving the beach, sand, and sun!

My favorite local restaurant is:   Whiskey Bravo

My favorite thing to do for fun is:  Going to the Beach with my family

Betty Weeks

Chief Administrative Officer

I worked as an Accountant in the private sector for 15 years, and currently oversee Human Resources, Accounting, website development, & work with our management team on various projects.  My family stays at one of our beach vacation rentals annually, which is always the highlight of our year.

My favorite local restaurant is:   Cafe 30A

My favorite thing to do for fun is:  Playing tennis at Seaside/Watercolor

Bradley Hess

Assistant Property Manager

I’m excited to be joining the Paradise team.  I’m passionate about building business relationships with our owners, and growing operations to provide a better vacation experience for our guests.

I enjoy traveling in my free time and spending time golfing and relaxing with family.

My favorite local restaurant is:   Cuvee 30A

My favorite thing to do for fun is:  Going to the Beach with friends

Jessica Johnson

Operations Administrator

I grew up in Florida, and I currently live in beautiful Panama City Beach.  I’ve worked in the hospitality and service industry for 10 years; in various roles from sales associate, reservationist, and now administrator for Paradise Properties.

My favorite local restaurant is:  Rimaldi’s

My favorite thing to do for fun is:  Spending time with husband and baby at home

Leslie Townsend

Operations Adminstrator

I grew up in Port St. Joe and my extended family still lives along the beautiful Gulf Coast.  I’ve been part of the Paradise team for almost three years and love my flexible work schedule.

My favorite local restaurant is:   Saltwater Grill

My favorite thing to do for fun is:  Spending time with husband & son

Ansley Mahle

Reservations Specialist

I’m the newest member of the Paradise Team and have lived in NW Florida for three years.  I’ve worked in various customer service roles within the retail & restaurant industries.  I’m currently working on obtaining my Florida Real Estate license.

My favorite local restaurant is:   La Cocina

My favorite thing to do is:  Shopping

Christine Dahl

Bookkeeper

I’ve been part of the Paradise team for over seven years and worked in various roles as our company has grown.  My family is very close and the majority of us still live locally, so we spend our weekends together relaxing, eating & celebrating family events.

My favorite local restaurant is:   Crust

My favorite thing to do for fun is:  Fishing

Daniel Oar

Licensed Realtor

I’m a licensed Realtor specializing in Walton & Bay counties.  I started my career in sales, which instilled the importance of being goal oriented, integrity, and positive thinking. I transitioned into the building industry while traveling the world, and moved back to the States in 2013.

I’ve seen some spectacular places during my travels, and that’s why we decided to settle on the Emerald Coast. It’s one of the most beautiful places to live, work, and vacation.

My favorite thing to do is:  Traveling with my wife

Crystal Duncan

Licensed Realtor

I’m a licensed Realtor and have worked in Property Management for over 10 years.  My family and I grew up along the Panhandle. We love our beautiful white sand beaches, surfing, bike riding along the Timpoochee trail, and canoeing or paddle-boarding along Florida’s hidden springs & rivers.

My favorite local restaurant is:   Dusty’s Oyster Bar

My favorite thing to do is:  Spending time with my family enjoying the outdoors

Gary Coram

 Maintenace Supervisor

I enjoy overseeing the on-going home maintenance, renovations, and build-outs  performed for all of our vacation rentals.  I’ve been part of the Paradise team for over 6 years.  When my family visits, we enjoy the laid back local hangouts, spending time on the water and with our dogs.

My favorite local restaurant is:   Shades Bar and Grill

My favorite thing to do for fun is:  Going on boat with friends

What our Specialties are . . .