Our Team

Jack Burbage

Jack Burbage

Owner

Jack Burbage, principal of Blue Water Development, a West Ocean City-based real estate development company responsible for significant economic growth on the Eastern Shore, looks forward to his company’s continued... read more

Todd Burbage

Todd Burbage

Owner

Todd Burbage of Blue Water Development Corporation shares his father’s enthusiasm for excellence, dedication and caring about community.

Whether it’s a multi-million dollar commercial development project or a local philanthropic... read more

Dean Geracimos

Dean Geracimos

Chief Operations Officer

Dean Geracimos, Chief Operations Officer, specializes in helping companies make the monumental leap from small business to competitively thriving organizations. With decades of experience in commercial property ownership and operations,... read more

Rafael Correa

Rafael Correa

Chief Financial Officer

Aside from its founders, no one is more familiar with Blue Water Development than Rafael Correa. With an entrepreneurial spirit that parallels the Burbages’ own, Rafael has played a pivotal... read more

Deserie K. Lawrence

Deserie K. Lawrence

Chief Marketing Officer

Since joining the leadership team of Blue Water Development in April 2016, Deserie Lawrence has transformed it from a company known by its founder’s highly regarded name to a brand... read more

John Burbage

John Burbage

Chief Construction Officer

As chief construction officer, John is knowledgeable in all aspects of the Blue Water Development business, he has assisted Jack, his father, in the planning, permitting and building of numerous... read more

Matt Jones

Matt Jones

Director of Regional Operations
Ashley Church

Ashley Church

Director of Human Resources
James E. Baeurle

James E. Baeurle

Director of Development
Courtney Fraas

Courtney Fraas

Art Director
Alison McGrew

Alison McGrew

Staff Accountant
Christy Baer

Christy Baer

Staff Accountant
Lexi Ray

Lexi Ray

Marketing Coordinator
Jeannee Kocman

Jeannee Kocman

Property Manager
Bryton Adkins

Bryton Adkins

Financial Analyst
Samantha Pielstick

Samantha Pielstick

Executive Assistant to Jack Burbage
Cyndi Funkhouser

Cyndi Funkhouser

Executive Assistant to Todd Burbage
Brian Seeba

Brian Seeba

Chief Pilot, Atlantic Air
Dale Gurgo

Dale Gurgo

Captain of The Chaser
Willis Burbage

Willis Burbage

Chief Relations Officer