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Island Packet
10 Buck Island Road
Bluffton SC 29910
Telephone: (877) 706-8100

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General telephone inquiries

Main Office: 877-706-8100

General office hours

10 a.m. to 2 p.m. M-F 


Title Name/Email Work Phone
General Manager/Executive Editor Brian Tolley 843-706-8110
Advertising Michelle Long 843-706-8245
Human Resources Kimberly Gary 843-626-0355


Title Name/Email Work Phone
Advertising Analyst Sarah VanGeison
Finance Specialist - Circulation Holly O'Brien

Advertising / Interactive Media

Title Name/Email Work Phone
Local Sales Director Michelle Long 843-706-8245
Special Sections and Real Estate Editor Cate Fitzpatrick 843-706-8181
Strategic Sales Manager Jesse Powell 843-706-8258
Marketing Sales Supervisor Bonnie Powell 843-706-8213
Marketing Conultant Marisa Johnson 843-447-8194
Marketing Consultant Kevin Paige 843-447-8177
Legals Amy Robbins 843-706-8212


Title Name/Email Work Phone
General Manager/Executive Editor Brian Tolley 843-706-8110
Senior Editor Candy Hatcher 843-706-8133
Columnist/Senior Editor Liz Farrell 843-706-8140
Columnist/Senior Editor David Lauderdale 843-706-8115
Assistant City Editor/Beaufort and Port Royal Stephen Fastenau 843-706-8182
Multimedia Editor Drew Martin 843-706-8132
Crime and Breaking News Editor Mandy Matney 843-706-8147
Growth and Development Reporter Kacen Bayless 843-706-8126
North of Broad, Jasper County and Sun City Reporter Lana Ferguson 843-706-8129
Education Reporter Rachel Jones 843-706-8107
Hilton Head Island Reporter Katherine Kokal 843-706-8123
Crime and Breaking News Reporter Teresa Moss 843-706-8152
Retail and Restaurants Reporter Lisa Wilson 843-706-8103
Video Producer Ashley Jean Reese 843-706-8155
Projects Reporter Lucas Smolcic Larson 843-706-8258