Empress Management
Our Team

Sarah Morrow Trisler, PMIC, CMCA, AMS
President

Ms. Morrow began her career in Association Management in 2004 in Myrtle Beach.  Prior to moving to the Grand Strand, she served as a manager for six years at several restaurants primarily with RARE Hospitality in the Charleston, Columbia and surrounding Hilton Head areas. 

She holds a Bachelor's degree in Business/Sport Administration from Georgia Southern University.  She has also served in Leadership Grand Strand, Class of XXVIII and was also awarded an "Up and Comer" by Grand Strand Magazine.  

She currently serves on several committees at Ocean View Baptist Church such as the Scholarship Committee, Constitution and By-Laws Committee and Parent Action Team with TLC.  Ms. Trisler is also involved with several local events, charities and groups such as: GroundZero, March of Dimes, Substitutes for Santa and coaches with the local YMCA.

Sarah mostly enjoys spending time with her two daughters, Makenzie and Anna Baines.  She also enjoys participating in half marathons, marathons and other local events.




Erica Dircks, CMCA, AMS
Association Manager

A New Jersey native, Erica Dircks holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Coastal Carolina University.    
Erica began her career in Association Management in 2006.  She has worked in various capacities over the
years to include Customer Service, Administration, as well as Association Management.  She has enjoyed
working with a number of associations along the Grand Strand from Litchfield Beach to Little River and
specializes in residential and condominium communities.  Erica is a member and active participant of
Community Association Institute (CAI) and the Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce.
In her spare time,
Erica enjoys participating in local non-profit organizations such as: Habitat for Humanity, Cinderella Project
and March of Dimes to name a few.



Christine De Benedetto
Association Manager

Kathy Evans
Association Manager

Elaine Campbell
Accountant/ Financial Preparer

Becki Kochan
Accountant/ Financial Preparer

Liz Campagna
Accountant

Michelle Taylor
Administrative Manager

Jessica Martin
Administrative Manager

Ashley Smith
Administrative Coordinator

Linda Sunday
Administrative Coordinator