Wilgus Will Close for Memorial Day

In observance of Memorial Day our offices will be closed on Monday, May 28th, 2018. Our Vacation Rental Department will be open 9am - noon.

Property Management Staff


Denise Isella | Year Round Rental Accounting

Denise IsellaI relocated with my husband and started working at Wilgus Associates in Sept. of 2015. We enjoy the beach and spending time with friends and family.



Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3009
Email: denisei@wilgusassociates.com

Cody Ayers | Property Management

Cody Ayers, Property Manager

Cody Ayers joined the Wilgus Property Management team in 2014. He is a 2016 graduate of Sussex Central High School and is currently pursuing a post-secondary degree in business management. Cody is recognized nationally year after year by student business and leadership organizations. He currently resides in the Long Neck area. He enjoys spending time studying and spending time with his family.


Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3011
Email: cody@wilgusassociates.com

Jodi Thompson | Controller

Jodi Thompson Jodi brings more than two decades of progressive accounting and financial reporting experience to the communities / Boards that we provide service to. She has assisted and worked alongside many local and regional CPA firms as they perform the compilation, review or audit process for our clients. She is a licensed Delaware Realtor. Jodi currently resides in Fenwick Island with her husband and two children.


Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3025
Email: jodi@wilgusassociates.com

Julie Banks | Property Manager

Julie Banks joined the Wilgus Property Management team in 2002, bringing years of property management experience in the Bethany Beach area. With over 15 years of experience, Julie manages out of our Lewes office. Julie manages about a dozen community associations in the Lewes, Milford and Rehoboth Beach area.


Phone: (302)645-9215
Email: jbanks@wilgusassociates.com

Lauren Griffith | Executive Administrative Assistant

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.


Phone: (302)539-7511 X3046
Email: lauren@wilgusassociates.com

Leah Mayfield | Maintenance Controller

Leah MayfieldLeah has worked for Wilgus Property Management since 2003 as the Maintenance Coordinator. Leah is a 1999 graduate of Sussex Central High School. She was raised in Sussex County, DE and resides in Dagsboro, DE with her husband, two daughters and two dogs. She loves spending time with family and enjoys watching her daughter play travel softball.



Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3045
Email: leah@wilgusassociates.com

Mel Dole | Manager of Maintenance

Mel Dole





Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3051
Email: mel@wilgusassociates.com

Nancy Hitchens | Company Bookkeeper

Nancy HitchensNancy has been with Wilgus Associates, Inc. since 1996. She is the financial link of all departments of Wilgus Associates, Inc. aka “Controller”. The quality and integrity of the management and all the people she works with at Wilgus Associates, Inc. makes her proud to be a part of the extended Wilgus “family”. Aside from working, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends at the beach, in the boat, and at any activity in which her children are involved.

Phone: (302)539-7511 x3044
Email: nancy@wilgusassociates.com

Tim Hill | Senior Property Manager and Vice President

Tim HillTimothy 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 two daughters Elizabeth and Mary.

Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3046
Email: tim@wilgusassociates.com

Shanika Manuel | Property Manager


Shanika became a part of the Wilgus Property Management team in 2016. She brings with her several years of management experience, in the lower eastern shore. Shanika has earned her CMCA from the Community Association Institute. She enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends.


Phone: (302) 539-7511 x 3048
Email: shanika@wilgusassociates.com

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