Our leadership

Executive leadership

Matt Roberts, CEO
Serving on Vacasa’s Board of Directors since 2018, Matt Roberts became CEO a year later to lead the company’s strategic growth and corporate vision. Formerly CEO of OpenTable and CFO at E-LOAN, Roberts has deep experience working for two-sided marketplaces and rapid-growth companies that utilize technology to deliver exceptional consumer experiences.
Matt Roberts

CEO

Jamie Cohen, Chief Financial Officer
Jamie Cohen joined Vacasa after a nearly decade-long tenure at ANGI Homeservices, where she held a key role in driving organic growth and the reverse merger of HomeAdvisor with Angie’s List, alongside the simultaneous public offering of the joint company. With extensive marketplace experience, Jamie oversees Vacasa’s accounting, finance, mergers and acquisitions, and treasury functions.
Jamie Cohen

Chief Financial Officer

Lisa Jurinka, Chief Legal Officer
Lisa Jurinka joined Vacasa to oversee global legal affairs and help the company scale to its next phase of growth. Bringing expertise in IPO readiness, strategic transactions, and mergers and acquisitions, she has built her career providing legal guidance for high-growth technology companies like Jive Software.
Lisa Jurinka

Chief Legal Officer

Allison Lowrie, CMO
With deep experience in performance and brand marketing, Allison Lowrie has spent the last 20 years growing household consumer brands like Volkswagen, Celebrity Cruises, Cars.com, and ANGI Homeservices. Lowrie leads the marketing organization at Vacasa, which includes homeowner and guest marketing, product marketing, creative services, and corporate communications and public relations.
Allison Lowrie

Chief Marketing Officer

Mike Xenakis, Chief Product Officer
Mike Xenakis oversees Vacasa’s technology product roadmap and ensures that product development efforts are prioritized alongside the company’s top-level business strategies. Xenakis ran the product team at OpenTable for 12 years and, before that, was in marketing at The Clorox Company. He is also an adjunct lecturer at the Kellogg School of Management.
Mike Xenakis

Chief Product Officer

Jeff Flitton, CTO
Jeff Flitton is responsible for the company’s strategic technology direction and adapting it to the evolving needs of the business. With experience at AmeriBen and Balihoo, he is focused on scaling existing platforms and investing in new applications essential to maintaining Vacasa’s competitive edge in the industry.
Jeff Flitton

Chief Technology Officer

Craig Smith, COO
Craig Smith oversees operations, revenue, and human resources to support Vacasa’s rapid and long-term growth. With more than 20 years’ experience in marketplace businesses, Smith helped solidify ANGI Homeservices as the multi-billion-dollar category leader, driving consecutive years of top-line growth and increasing the company's supply-side capacity.
Craig Smith

Chief Operating Officer

Mike Dodson, Chief Revenue Officer
Bringing more than 30 years of sales and management experience to Vacasa, Mike Dodson oversees all the company’s revenue streams. He focuses on optimizing customer acquisition and increasing revenue for existing Vacasa homeowners. Prior to Vacasa, Dodson spent the bulk of his career driving revenue growth for OpenTable and American Express.
Mike Dodson

Chief Revenue Officer

Bob Milne, SVP of Operations
Bob Milne brings three decades of hospitality experience to Vacasa, with a focus on operational excellence. He built and sold a vacation rental business to Wyndham Worldwide and later served as the company’s North America president. He also sits on the board of the industry’s trade association, the Vacation Rental Management Association.
Bob Milne

SVP of Operations

John Banczak, SVP of Innovation
John Banczak has held leadership positions with HomeAway (now Vrbo), BedandBreakfast.com, and Hotwire. Before joining Vacasa, he was co-founder and CEO of TurnKey Vacation Rentals. With extensive experience in travel technology, Banczak helps apply Vacasa’s category-leading technology to efficiently scale the company’s operations.
John Banczak

SVP of Innovation

Board of Directors

Jeff Parks, Chairman of the Board
Jeff Parks has served on Vacasa’s board of directors since 2017 and is the current chairman of the board, in addition to his roles on the audit and compensation committees. As the co-founder and managing partner of Riverwood Capital, Parks is on the board of a number of high-growth businesses, including ForgeRock, SensorTower and HG Insights.
Jeff Parks

Chairman of the Board

Matt Roberts, Director
Serving on Vacasa’s board of directors since 2018, Matt Roberts later became CEO to lead the company’s strategic growth and corporate vision. Formerly CEO of OpenTable and CFO at E-LOAN, Roberts has deep experience working for two-sided marketplaces and rapid-growth companies that utilize technology to deliver exceptional consumer experiences.
Matt Roberts

Director

Eric Breon, Director
Eric Breon founded Vacasa in 2009 and grew the business into North America’s leading vacation rental management company. Breon stepped away from day-to-day operations in 2020, but continues to help guide the company’s direction as a member of the board.
Eric Breon

Director

Chris Terrill, Director
With a resume in marketing and managing top consumer brands like Match.com and NutriSystem, Chris Terrill was CEO of ANGI Homeservices for more than seven years prior to joining Vacasa as an independent director in 2020. Terrill also maintains a board seat with Realogy Holdings Corp.
Chris Terrill

Director

Joerg Adams, Director
Joerg Adams is a managing director at Silver Lake and has been on Vacasa’s board of directors since 2019, serving on both the audit and compensation committees. Prior to Silver Lake, Adams held roles at both J.P. Morgan and Goldman Sachs. Adams also sits on the board of ServiceMax.
Joerg Adams

Director

Chad Cohen, Director
Chad Cohen joined Vacasa’s board of directors in 2020 and serves as chair of the audit committee and a member of the compensation committee. Bringing extensive corporate finance experience to Vacasa’s board, Cohen is the current CFO of Adaptive Biotechnologies and spent more than nine years as CFO of Zillow Group.
Chad Cohen

Director

Ben Levin, Director
Ben Levin founded and is co-CEO of Level Equity. He has been a private investor since 1997 and a director of numerous successful software and services companies. Levin has been on Vacasa’s board of directors since 2016 and is the chair of the compensation committee as well as a member of the audit committee.
Ben Levin

Director

Ryan Bone, Director
Ryan Bone joined Vacasa’s board of directors in 2020 and is a member of the audit committee and compensation committee. He is currently a director at Silver Lake. Prior to joining Silver Lake in 2013, Bone was an investment banker at Goldman Sachs.
Ryan Bone

Director