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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
Publisher Rodney Mahone
Executive Editor Brian Tolley 843-706-8110
Advertising Curt Jacobi 843-706-8245
Human Resources Kimberly Gary 843-626-0355


Title Name/Email Work Phone
Accounting Manager Sarah VanGeison
Accounting Clerk Markeisha Crosby
Finance Specialist - Circulation Holly O'Brien

Advertising / Interactive Media

Title Name/Email Work Phone
Vice President, Advertising Curt Jacobi 843-706-8245
Special Sections and Real Estate Editor Cate Fitzpatrick 843-706-8181
Local Sales Manager Tim Matthews 843-706-8170
Strategic Marketing Manager Jesse Powell --
Client Success Manager Sean Ferda 843-706-8169
Senior Account Executive Susan Green 843-706-8201
Advertising Representative Hannah Joy Cagas 843-706-8175
Advertising Representative Hunter Daniels 843-706-8171
Advertising Representative Marisa Johnson 843-447-8194
Advertising Representative Amanda Mathis 843-447-0077
Advertising Representative Melissa Page 843-706-8172
Advertising Representative Kevin Paige 843-447-8177
Advertising Representative Bonnie Powell 843-706-8214
Advertising Representative Zackery Shedd 843-706-8258
Advertising Assistant Olivia Crane 843-706-8166
Advertising Assistant Haeley French 843-706-8161
Advertising Assistant Katie Hatfield 843-706-8188
Admin Coordinator/Manager Kimberly Abernethy
Admin Support Kathy McGill
Graphics Manager Morgan Bonner 843-706-8236
Graphic Artist John Bowen 843-706-8206
Graphic Artist Sarah Wright 843-706-8187
Classifieds Amy Robbins 843-706-8212
Classifieds Dee Walsh 843-706-8216
Courier Stacy Carter  


Title Name/Email Work Phone
Executive Editor Brian Tolley 843-706-8110
Community Content Editor Steve Austin 843-706-8133
Engagement Editor Graham Cawthon 843-706-8138
Columnist/Senior Editor Liz Farrell 843-706-8140
Assistant City Editor/Beaufort and Port Royal Stephen Fastenau 843-706-8182
Columnist/Senior Editor David Lauderdale 843-706-8115
Multimedia Editor Drew Martin 843-706-8132
Real-Time News Editor Mandy Matney 843-706-8147
Senior Copy Editor Michael Olinger 843-706-8107
Quality of Life Reporter Maggie Angst 843-706-8137
Beaufort County and Bluffton Reporter Lucas High 843-706-8128
Photographer Jay Karr 843-706-8150
Hilton Head Island Reporter Alex Kincaid 843-706-8123
Special Projects Reporter Kasia Kovacs 843-706-8139
Copy Editor Mark Lastinger 843-706-8119
Reporter Wade Livingston 843-706-8153
Northern Beaufort County and Crime Reporter Joan McDonough 843-706-8125
Projects/Education Reporter Kelly Meyerhofer 843-706-8136
Retail Reporter Teresa Moss 843-706-8152
Video producer Ashley Jean Reese 843-706-8155
Crime Reporter Caitlin Turner 843-706-8184
Real-time Reporter Lisa Wilson 843-706-8103