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Our Team

Meet Our Team

Bryson City Cabin Rentals is a professional vacation rental agency based in the gorgeous Smoky Mountains of North Carolina.  BCCR is family owned and operated with a full staff of local professionals.  We are dedicated to helping our guests pick the perfect place for their vacation, whether that be luxury mountain top cabins, peaceful creekside cabins, convenient in-town rentals, to affordable rustic cabins.  Being locals, we are happy to share our knowledge of our sweet, small town, give recommendations of local eateries, and of course our favorite spots in this gorgeous place we call home. 

Office Staff

Myra Cochran - Reservations Manager/Broker

Myra is a Bryson City native and truly loves that she gets to call Bryson City home. She resides in Bryson City with her husband and son, and two pups Sweetie and Willow. She enjoys spending time with her family, boating on the lake, and outdoors with her son. Myra is the Reservations Manager with our team. She has been with Bryson City Cabin Rentals since 2010 and took over the Reservations Manager Position in 2016. She is also a licensed Broker. She oversees the day-to-day management of BCCR with employees and business operations, conducts the business and trust accounting for BCCR, creates and maintains billing and homeowner statements, and homeowner relations.

Dannie Shuler - Website Manager/Broker

Dannie was born in western North Carolina, but grew up in the piedmont region.  After graduating from Western Carolina University in 2007, she moved to Bryson City and has called the mountains home ever since. She resides here with her husband, their four sons, and furbabies. She enjoys traveling all over, hiking, camping, and reading. Dannie joined Bryson City Cabin Rentals in 2014 after teaching for the local school system for many years, and became a licensed broker in 2018. For BCCR, she handles managing the website, manages the technical integrations and functioning of our reservations software - LiveRez, property photography, content writing, and homeowner relations. She also works with our owner/contractor to manage the construction portion of our business, Smoky Mountain Cabin Builders.

Kaelyn Shuler - Housekeeping Manager

Kaelyn is a native of the Bryson City and Whittier areas, and she has truly loved being born and raised in our lovely mountain community.  She resides here with her husband and two children.  Kaelyn is a social butterfly and enjoys spending time with her husband, family, friends, and especially her children.  She loves boating on the lake, shopping, and traveling.   Kaelyn has been with the BCCR family for a long time, joining as a member of our housekeeping team in 2015.  Known for her meticulous cleaning, attention to detail, and her strong connection with the owners of her cabins, she was perfect for the manager position at the start of 2022.  Not only does she manage our housekeeping team, but she handles scheduling, overseeing home inventory, supply ordering, and also helps with owner relations.  She's been a spectacular addition to our office team.

Alice Presnell - Reservationist

Alice is from the Blue Ridge Mountain area but has been fortunate to call Bryson City, and the Smokies her home for many years. She has worked in the vacation rental business for 20 years. Alice resides in Bryson City and is very close to her tight knit family, especially her 9 grandchildren that are the light of her life. She enjoys watching racing, listening to country music, reading, and spending time with her grandbabies. Alice has been with Bryson City Cabin Rentals since 2011, she is currently our night shift reservationist and the head housekeeper of our team.


Jordyn Brown - Reservationist

Jordyn is a Western NC native, and has been part of the BCCR family for a long time, starting as a part-time cleaner. She resides in the area with her husband & three boys. She recently graduated with a degree in business from Southwestern Community College. Jordyn enjoys photography, camping, hunting, and spending time with her husband, children, and extended family. Jordyn joined our office team in February 2020. She is a full-time reservationist for both phones and our razor rental division, and assists our Reservations Manger with office duties.

Stevie Loftis - Reservationist

Stevie is a Bryson City native and loves our beautiful mountains. She loves animals, especially horses as her family owns a local horse farm. She is an incredibly talented artist, loves the outdoors, nature, and spending time with her tight knit family.  Stevie has a long history in the vacation rental business. She joined the team in 2021 as a full-time reservationist, and now works with both the cabin rentals and razor rentals.


Wendy Elliott - Reservationist/Broker

Wendy is new to the Bryson City area, having moved from Chattanooga, Tennessee.  She is not new to the real estate industry, having worked many years as a TN commercial broker.  She moved to Bryson City in the summer of 2022 with her fiance, and loves our little town.  Being a lover of the outdoors, she has fallen in love with the area and enjoys hiking, kayaking, and spending time with her family.  She has joined the BCCR team in several facets; being receptionist and reservationist for the cabin rentals and razor rentals, but she also is a member of our Bryson City Realty Group team as an NC licensed real estate broker.  


Maintenance Staff

Back Row: Mike Rodeck, Craig Hamilton, Josh Young, Ray Ruais
Middle Row: Kobe Stephenson, Dan Skidmore, Marvin Mann, Bradyn Ruais