Michael L. Wilgus is a 1977 graduate of Indian River High School and a 1981 graduate of the University of Delaware. Michael became part of Wilgus Associates in 1981 and has progressed within the company, beginning as a clerk in the Summer Rental Department, followed by becoming a Rental Agent, Real Estate Sales Agent, Associate Broker, Vice President of Wilgus Associates, Broker of Record, and in 2002 became the President of Wilgus Associates, Inc.
Michael is a Graduate of the Realtor Institute (GRI) and holds the Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) designation from the Realtors National Marketing Institute, an affiliate of the National Association of Realtors. He is also a member of the Ocean View Church of Christ, and a past President of both the Bethany-Fenwick Chamber of Commerce and the Bethany Beach Volunteer Fire Company. Currently, Michael sits on the Advisory Board of the Friends of the South Coastal Library and on the Board of Directors for BeBee Hospital, www.beebemed.org/html/news.cfm.
As a lifetime resident of Bethany Beach, Michael enjoys spending time with his wife Sandy and his 3 daughters, Kylie, Jenna and Olivia.
David T. Wilgus is a 1981 graduate of Indian River High School and a 1985 graduate of the University of Delaware. He is a graduate of the Insurance Institute of America and is a member of The Society of Certified Insurance Counselors.
In 1992, David was recognized as the Delaware Insurance Agent of the Year by the Delaware Field Represanitives of Delaware. In 1996, he was elected President of the Independent Insurance Agents Association of Delaware. In 2002, 2004 and 2008, Wilgus Associates, Inc.'s Insurance Department was recognized as one of the top insurance agencies in the United States by Regan Consulting's Best Practices Survey.
David is a Deacon of the Ocean View Church of Christ. He also is on the Board of Directors of Delaware National Bank and is an assistant Boy Scout Troop Leader for Troop 281.
David resides in Ocean View with his wife Colleen and two sons Seth and Derek.
Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3023
Timothy C. Hill has 28 years experience in the real estate industry. Tim began his real estate career in the Baltimore area in 1979 as a real estate sales agent, property manager and construction contractor.
Tim moved to Sussex County in 1985 and began working at Wilgus Associates in 1986 as a summer rental agent. Tim became property manager in 1988 and in 2006 became corporate vice president. Tim resides in Georgetown Delaware with his wife Cindy and daughters Elizabeth and Mary.
Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3026
Sandy, the Rental Accountnat, began working at Wilgus Associates, Inc. in the Vacation Rental Department over10 years ago. Sandy has over 20 years of experience in the banking industry and has proven to be a true asset to the company.
Currently, Sandy lives in Delmar with her husband Kevin and two children, Barry and Brandy. In her free time she enjoys spending time with friends and family and riding her Harley with her husband.
Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3010
Charissa has vacationed in Bethany since she was 8 years old and fell in love with the area many years ago. She chose to make this her permanent residence in April 1988.
Charissa began working for Wilgus Associates, Inc's Summer Rental Department in 1988 and is proud to be part of the company for over 20 years. She is familiar with what will rent the best and what vacationers are looking for when they venture to the Bethany Beach area.
Her awareness of the real estate needs, availability, and the market in Sussex Countly led her to begin Residential and Commercial Sales. Since then she has been awarded Top Sales and Top Unit Sales in 2003, and Masters Emerald in 2005. Her greatest reward is in helping make other peoples "Dreams Come True."
Being a mother of 3 girls, she finds life very rewarding and Wilgus Associates, Inc. has been very accommodating to her family life. Charissa loves sunsets, nature, photography, fishing, boating and the tranquility of the bay and ocean.
Machel is administrative assistant in Wilgus Associates, Vacation Rentals Department. She is a life long native of Sussex County and lives in Clarksville. She stays active in her church and community and enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Kylie Wilgus Givens is a 2001 graduate of Indian River High School and a 2006 graduate of Goldey Beacom College where she obtained a Bachelors degree in Marketing Management. In 2007 she obtained her Real Estate License and joined her dad, Michael in the family business as the 4th generation of Wilgus Associates Inc. Currently, Kylie is employeed in the Vacation Rental Department of the Bethany Beach office where she also does Real Estate Sales. Kylie also assists in the marketing and advertising division of WIlgus Associates and helps manage the company website.
As a lifelong native to Bethany Beach she has a unique appreciation and understanding of the resort area.
In her spare time she enjoys the beach life, traveling and spending time with family and friends.
Call or e mail Kylie with any of your Real Estate needs. (302)-539-7511*3002 Kylie@Wilgusassociates.com.
Crystal is a life long native of Sussex County and attended Indian River High School. After graduating she enlisted in the United States Air Force and served her Country from 1994 to 1999 as a Security Forces Specialist (MP). After returning home, she continued in the law enforcement arena until starting at the front desk of the Rental Department. With her organization and professional nature, she quickly advanced to office administrator. Crystal is now a full time licensed REALTOR. She specializes in the rental market and has been with Wilgus Associates since 1999.
Crystal resides in Clarksville with her two Jack Russell puppies (one is a rescued puppy). She enjoys bowling and has awards for her many honor scores including a perfect game.
Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3008
Annette has been employed by Wilgus Associates, Inc. since 1994 and has been the rental manager for the Bethany Beach Office since 1995. She is a graduate of Goldey-Beacom College in Wilmington, Delaware. She was the first recipient of the "Outstanding Rental Agent 2004."
Annette is the chairperson for the Rental Affairs Committee of Sussex County for 2009 and is part of the Leadership Team for the Sussex County Board of Realtors .
Annette resides in Rehoboth Beach with her husband Bruce and Boxer "Scrappi". She enjoys the "beach life" with friends and family.
Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3007
Julie has worked in property management for over a decade and currently manages 11 communities in the Lewes and Rehoboth Beach area.
Kyle Brasure is a 2001 graduate of Indian River High School. Upon graduation Kyle began working for his family's restaurant business located in Bethany Beach. Kyle has also worked for 3 years in the automotive sales business.
In 2009, Kyle began his insurance career by studying for and passing the Delaware Insurance Licensing Examination. Soon thereafter, Kyle enrolled in The Hartford School of Insurance and began his studies in commercial insurance. Upon completion of his schooling, Kyle obtained the professional designation of "Commercial Lines Coverage Specialist". As a commercial lines specialist, Kyle finds satisfaction in making the customer number one and will go above and beyond to be sure his clients are completely satisfied with his service.
In Kyle's spare time you can find him playing paint-ball or surf fishing on Bethany Beach.
Kristy is a lifetime resident of beautiful Sussex County, Delaware. In 1997, she graduated from Sussex Central High School. Three years later, she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in environmental health with a minor in biology from Salisbury State University. In August 2005, Kristy became a REALTOR and joined the wonderful staff at Wilgus Associates. Kristy, her husband, K.C., and daughter, Keelie, live in Georgetown. They are actively involved in their church. With most of their free time spent leading the young adult ministry and doing community outreach.
Phone: (302) 249-0238
Kim Derrickson is a sales agent with Wilgus Associates and a Year Round Rental Agent. Kim has been in the Real Estate business for over 7 years. She moved to the Bethany area from Kennett Square, PA just over 3 years ago and has been loving it ever since. She is married with a stepson and a beautiful Lab named Dewey. She and her husband enjoy boating in their spare time.
Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3051
David has been an insurance agent for 9 years and has specialized in Commercial Insurance for 6 years. His specialty is Commercial Insurance Sales and Customer Service.
He is 36 yrs old and was married in 1997 to Mary. They live in Milton and have 4 children, 1 grandchild, a cat and a dog. In his spare time, David enjoys working on custom cars, attending car shows and gardening.
Phone: (302) 855-0500 x 13
Dottie has been with Wilgus Associates since 2002 as the Customer Service Specialist and licensed agent. She finds the position very rewarding and challenging. It brings her pleasure and a sense of accomplishment when her customers say "thank you – you went out of your way to help us" and when she finds a solution to their problem or satisfy their needs efficiently. Dottie feels her position is one of importance as her demeanor with the insured's is a direct reflection on Wilgus Associates. Her specialty is Insurance and Customer Service.
She has always been in a position that has contact with people; her background includes 25+ years as an Executive Assistant, Legal Secretary and Marketing. Her husband and her are originally from the Washington, D.C area and vacationed here in Bethany Beach for 40+ years. They have always loved the beach and are pleased to have been able to build a house and move to Ocean View, DE on a permanent basis. Her favorite things are her family, friends, pets, and traveling. Growing up, Dottie was a "military brat" and traveled throughout the world and lived in many places – She is pleased to have established her roots on Delmarva.
Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3022
Tom moved to Delaware from Chester county, PA 23 years ago and became a permanent resident of Fenwick Island 3 years ago. His insurance experience spans 38 years where he has worked with both large and small accounts. He has designed insurance programs for large Retail, Trucking, Manufacturing and Construction clients, some of which are well know household names. In contrast, Tom has developed a statewide program for small businesses. He is experienced in all lines of insurance and has specialized in Self Insured Plans, General Liability, Professional Liability and Workers Compensation. He also holds the designation of Certified Insurance Counselor.
Tom's hobbies include fishing, hunting, boating and woodworking. In his spare time he has restored 7 homes, 2 cars and 2 boats. He has 2 sons and three grandchildren. He is not related to Albert but his boat's name is "RELATIVITY". Tom works in our Bethany Beach office and can be reached at 302-539-7511
Patty has been employed with Wilgus Associates, Inc. in Bethany Beach for 14 years and has held the title of Personal Lines manager for the past 4 years. Emler has served as President of Insurance Women of Sussex County in 2000 and 2005 and was designated Insurance Woman of the year 3of the last 5 years. Patty also served as the Delaware State Director for the National Association of Insurance Women International (NAIL) in 2002 and 2003. Patty’s knowledge of insurance and passion for serving others makes her a valued resource and huge contributor to the success of Wilgus Associates, Inc.
In her free time she enjoys bowling, shopping, relaxing by her pool, hanging out with friends and family and spoiling her Dauschhund, Raisin. Patty currently resides in Dagsboro with her husband John and son Sean.
Allyn has been with Wilgus for 10 years and specializes in group health business insurance, individual health, life, and long term care insurance. She is a Certified Senior Advisor, CSA. Her specialty is life and health insurance.
Allyn is married to Harry and they have one daughter and 2 grandchildren. She enjoys gardening, reading and of course, walking to the beach.
Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3047
Bill started his real estate career with Wilgus Associates in 2000. Being a Sussex County local, Bill has a vast knowledge and understanding of the area. Over the past 7 years he has listed and sold a wide range of properties including: residential, commercial and developmental land. He is committed to exceptional service and professionalism for his clients.
Jill is a native of Sussex County, Delaware. She was raised in the Georgetown area, is a 1996 graduate from Sussex Central High School and graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Delaware in 2000 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. Due to her history in Delaware, Jill has vast knowledge of the local real estate market. Jill and her husband own All Aboard Grooming and Kennels in Dagsboro, Delaware and are both avid animal lovers. Call Jill today and let her get started meeting your real estate needs.
Lauren Griffith has been a Real Estate Administrative Assistant since 2003, joining Wilgus Associates Property Management in 2007. She is a 2001 graduate of Indian River High School. Lauren resides in Fenwick Island with her daughter. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Mary Hill has been the Administrative Assistant in the Georgetown office since 1990. She is still the "smiling face" that will greet you when you enter. She enjoys meeting the public, and in her leisure, she likes fishing, concerts and dining with friends and family.
Peggy has been working in Insurance since 2000 and joined Wilgus Associates in 2005. Her specialty is Personal Lines. Before she began in insurance, she was employed in banking.
Peggy is single and lives in Georgetown and has 3 grown children and 1 grandson. She is also a part time Mary Kay Consultant. She enjoys the beach, boating, antique stores and motorcycles.
Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3024
After relocating to Georgetown in 2000, Donald decided full-time retirement wasn't for him. Don has been licensed since 2001 and is very familiar with all aspects of Real Estate. Donald is very active with the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce and enjoys spending time at his Time Share in Saint Thomas. Donald is always available by his cell phone.
Leah has worked for Wilgus Property Management since 2003 as the Maintenance Coordinator. She was raised in Sussex County and resides in Dagsboro, DE with her husband Eddie, daughter Samantha and two dogs Jazmine and Mya.
Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3045
Joan Has been with Wilgus Associates for over 10 years. She became a licensed insurance agent back in New Jersey in 1981 and retired to Bethany Beach with her husband Hugh in 1996. Joan was not ready for full retirement and feels lucky to have "found" Wilgus where she works in personal lines renewals two days/week.
Joan is originally from Brooklyn, NY. She and Hugh often head north to visit their four children and six grandchildren and to get their New York "fix".
Joan loves music (especially opera); mentors at Frankford Elementary School and is actively involved in St. Ann's Parish.
Phone: (302) 539-7511
Vejuna has been with Wilgus Associates since 2007.
Joseph was born on April 10, 1959 in Philadelphia, Pa. He moved to Delaware in 1992, married Anne M. Polichetti in 1985 and has 6 children and 2 grandchildren. He resides in Milford, DE and is the EAGLES #1 fan.
Joe has worked in the insurance industry since 1984. His specialty is Commercial Insuance Sales. He has successfully completed Prudential Insurance Company's Professional Development Program in 1987. He was awarded the designation of LUTCF in 1990 by the Life Underwriting Training Council. He is currently working on obtaining the designation of CIC from The Society of Certified Insurance Counselors.
Joe was the recipient of the National Leadership Award from the Republican Congressional Committee.
Phone: (302) 645-9215 x 102
Beverly has been in the Insurance Industry for over 20 years working in Property and Casualty, Life and Health and Annuities, Personal Lines and Commercial Lines in many States. Having moved back to Delaware, it is a pleasure to work again with Wilgus Associates, bringing with her the experience of dealing with insurance coverage’s for all types of coastal locations.
Christina is a life-long local of Sussex County, primarily the Long Neck area. Currently, she resides in Laurel with her family! She has been working in many aspects of customer service for over twenty years.
She began working in the Insurance Industry in 2003. Wilgus Associates, Inc. encourages continuous education and personal growth, with which, she has obtained The Certified Insurance Service Representative designation, CISR, in 2005 and The Certified Professional Insurance Agent, CPIA, in 2007! She was voted Insurance Woman of the Year in 2005-2006 by the Insurance Woman of Sussex County.
She enjoys obtaining personal polices for consumers at a value without sacrificing needed coverage's! She loves talking with the local customers about the areas changes and being the first to welcome newcomers to the beach!
Veronica brings 15 years of experience in volunteer administration, 10 of those in property management, to her role as a Property Manager for Wilgus Associates, Inc. She has received both the designation of Association Management Specialist and Certified Manager of Community Associations from the Community Associations Institute, a professional organization dedicated to Home Owner Association Management. She covers the areas of Ocean View, West Fenwick and Dagsboro and currently manages 10 properties. Veronica is proud to be a member of the Wilgus team!
Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3048
Georgia Redmon has been an employee of Wilgus Associates, Inc. for eight years (2000). She came to Wilgus as a licensed property and casualty agent with ten years of insurance experience. Georgia's sales experience and professional customer service skills have allowed her to develop a large client base. Georgia graduated from Bauder College with an Associates of Arts degree and has a background in retail and marketing.
Georgia works in personal lines and commercial lines insurance. She is currently Delawares 2008 CSR of the Year. She obtained several insurance designations while working for Wilgus Associates. In March of 2003, she obtained the designation of Certified Insurance Representative and in April 2003, she obtained the designation of Accredited Customer Service Representative through the Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers. In March 2006, she obtained the designation of Certified Professional Insurance Agent. She is currently working to obtain the designation of Certified Insurance Counselor. She has worked hard obtained more knowledge through education and job experience. Georgia lives with her husband Michael, Chief of the Bethany Beach Police Department and their daughter Kayla.
Phone: (302) 645-9215 x 104
Teresa is a Broker and the Manager of the Georgetown Office. As a native of Sussex County, Teresa is familiar with all this area has to offer. From the beaches to the inland property, Teresa can help you find the home or property of your dreams. Teresa is very active in her community and enjoys spending time with family and friends. Call her for all your Real Estate needs.
Bob has been a licensed sales agent since 1999 and has been with Wilgus since 2005. Prior to joining Wilgus, Bob served as the Director of Corporate Real Estate for MBNA. In this position he managed the acquisition, lease and disposition of commercial and residential properties and land throughout North America and Europe. Bob is married and has one daughter. In his spare time he enjoys kayaking, exercise and collecting wine.
Phone: (302) 218-0137
Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3025
Cal joined the team at Wilgus Associates in real estate sales. Cal's creative talents blend perfectly with the needs of families looking to sell their homes and his inspired ideas get homes sold quickly and for the best possible price. Cal is on the cutting edge of technology in the Delaware beach area. Through his website, newsletters and personal service, he provides clients with all the information they need to make the best decisions when buying and selling their homes or investment property. Cal's clients are thrilled with his service because he understands their needs and concerns. Recently Cal has extended his expertise in real estate sales to include rentals and property management. Call Cal with all of your real estate needs 302-462-6500