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Support Team

910.470.0000 WWP Support

A strong Support Team keeps a company and all of its elements moving in the right direction. They are dependable, steadfast, and always do what it takes to ensure the success and sustainable growth of their company. Meet the backbone of Wendy Wilmot Properties.

Robin Smith

Real Estate Manager/Broker

Robin was raised in Franklin, VA and has been visiting  the North Carolina Coast since her childhood. In 2004 she moved to Sunset Harbour and made her first ferry trip over to Bald Head Island. Since that first trip, Robin has been in love with the Island! Robin worked for Bald Head Island Limited Real Estate Sales for twelve years, and joined the WWP Team in the summer of 2016 to head up the Real Estate office.



Emma Traut

Marketing Manager

Even growing up in Kentucky, Emma always had a love for the ocean. In the summer of 2016 her dream of coastal living became a reality. "I'll never forget my first day on Bald Head" said Emma, "the Island has a magic to it that's contagious, and there's no place I would rather be!" In college, Emma worked in Sports Video for the Kentucky Wildcats. After graduating from the University of Kentucky in 2013 with  B.S. in Communications, Emma began her Marketing career as a Marketing Manager with a property management firm in Lexington, KY. In 2016 she joined the WWP to head up the Marketing department. Emma is skilled in all avenues of marketing from digital, print advertising, creative design and social media. Look for Emma and her golden retriever - Beau - around the Island.


Patricia Earp

Assistant to Wendy Wilmot

Patricia has had a successful real estate career in North Carolina for over 16 years;  holding her real estate license since 1992 and obtaining her broker's license in 2001.  Patricia has extensive experience in new construction and general brokerage.  She genuinely enjoys bringing people and their dream homes together. In 2014, she relocated from Raleigh to the North Carolina coast.   Here, in her free time, she enjoys home renovation projects with her beloved husband and their five dogs.





Crista Thomas

Management/ Broker

Crista graduated with honors in 2005 with a BA in Computer Programming from AIU. Mother of two, entrepreneur, and perpetual student of all things technological, Wendy Wilmot Properties teamed up with Crista in 2006 to keep our rapidly growing company current in technology! She has not only done that, but also has brought new and exciting concepts to our marketing such as social networking, blogs, and new ways to market internationally.

Crista is also our Relocation Director and can assist anyone in relocating anywhere in the world! She holds an RCC (RELO Certified Coordinator) designation as well as a WRS (World Referral Specialist) designation. Ever-evolving, Crista is well-versed in all of WWP's departments from real estate to rentals to accounting. She now serves as WWP's General Manager.