About Us

Meet the Team


Terry Cox Owner
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My name is Terry Cox and I started Bay Area in 1999 when I saw the need for a professional property management company offering association management. I have been in the Real Estate business since 1985 as the owner of one of the largest Real Estate brokerage firms on Padre Island, Coldwell Banker Island, Realtors. I believe that a successful company starts with a professional management team which is why I have chosen the team below.
Contact me anytime at (361) 949-7077 or by email at terrycox@coldwellbanker.com.
Christi Knoll Broker
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Hi, my name is Christi Knoll and I am the Broker at Bay Area Rental Management. I’ve been licensed since 1995 at which time I started at Coldwell Banker Island, Realtors. In 1999, Terry Cox and I opened Bay Area Rental Management and I have been part of the management team ever since. I oversee our HOA Department and believe that a hands-on management style produces the best results.
Feel free to contact me anytime at (361) 949-2131 or by email at hoa@rentpadreisland.com.
Taffy Carman Property Manager
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Hi, I am Taffy Carman and I am one of the Property Managers at Bay Area. I have been licensed since 2003 and have been with Bay Area since 2007. I am your partner starting with advertising/promoting your property, to qualifying and screening tenants, to drawing up the leases, coordinate repairs, conduct quarterly inspections, all the way through to move out. Upon move out we inspect, make any necessary repairs, and get your property back on the market in order to generate you income as soon as possible. Protecting your investment is our main goal.
Feel free to contact me anytime at (361) 949-2131 or by email at taffy@rentpadreisland.com.
Mary Lou Herrera Property Manager
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Hi, I’m Mary Lou Herrera and I am also a Property Manager for Bay Area Rental Management. I’ve been licensed since 2008. I also will be there from start to finish including promoting your property, screening tenants, drawing up leases, coordinating repairs and conducting quarterly inspections. It’s also my priority to get your property back on the market after move out and to generate you income. My goal is to build trust with our owners and tenants that will carry on for years to come.
Give me a call anytime at (361) 949-2131 or email me at marylou@rentpadreisland.com.
Callie Tyson HOA Manager
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Hi, I’m Callie Tyson. I am the HOA Manager. I work very closely with the board of directors and our homeowners of all of our associations. I handle repairs and meet with vendors and contractors for our associations. I’m on property every week conducting inspections so that I’m on top of what’s happening at our associations.
Feel free to contact me at (361) 949-2131 or email me at callie@rentpadreisland.com.
Ashli McKenna HOA Assistant
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Hi, I’m Ashli McKenna. I’m the HOA Assistant. I oversee all the scheduling for our associations from pest control, to insurance renewals, and sending out notices and correspondence for meetings. Callie and I conduct weekly inspections of all of our associations and document with pictures to keep abreast of the condition of the properties.
Feel free to contact me at (361) 949-2131 or email me at ashli@rentpadreisland.com.
Kayla Havelka Bookkeeper
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I’m Kayla Havelka and I’m the bookkeeper for Bay Area Rental Management. I handle the financial aspect of all of our associations, including, sending out monthly statements to owners, receiving payments from owners, paying bills, reconciling bank accounts, and preparing the financial statements for the Board of Directors and the owners.
If you have any questions, please call me at (361) 949-2131 or email me at accounting@rentpadreisland.com.
Charlie Knoll Broker
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Hi, I am Charlie Knoll and I’ve been licensed since 2002 at which time I joined Coldwell Banker Island, Realtors and Bay Area Rental Management. As a Real Estate Broker, I bring nearly 15 years of real estate experience to our team and a vast knowledge of our market. I believe the success of a good association management company is all about strong communication, honesty and hard work, and a dedicated, accessible team.
Feel free to give me a call anytime at (361) 949-7077 or email me at charlie.knoll@coldwellbanker.com.