Our Team

4 Seasons Vacation Rentals and Sales is in the heart of the NC Mountains. We offer select Vacation Rentals, Seasonal Rentals, Long-Term Rentals and Property Management Services. As a full service real estate firm, we work with Buyers and Sellers helping you meet your goal. We represent YOUR needs in the purchase of a mountain dream home and help you turn it into a great investment vacation rental.

Member MLS, High Country Association of Realtors, NC Association of Realtors, NC Association of Realtors Property Management Division & NC Association of Realtor- Vacation Rental Property Management Division, Local Chambers and BBB.

Sherrie Bare Edwards

Our full-time Real Estate Specialists is Broker and Owner Sherrie Bare Edwards.

Sherrie is a native of Ashe County, a mom, and active in her church and community. She has served on many local organizations including Ashe Pregnancy Center, Ashe Chamber Board of Directors and tourism committee as well as youth mentoring. She enjoys serving the local community as well as mission trips. Sherrie began her Real Estate career in 1990 and quickly became a firm Broker-in-Charge and Vacation Rental Manager. She is the owner and founder of 4 Seasons which began in 2002. Let Sherrie's many years of Real Estate expertise work for you. She can assist you with Real Estate buying or selling, Property Management or your Vacation Rental or Long Term Rental needs. Sherrie's direct email is sherrie@4seasonsvacations.com.

Steve Leach

Steve brings his broad real estate experience of over thirty-five years, to 4 Seasons Vacation Rentals & Sales in West Jefferson, North Carolina. His background and knowledge in all aspects of real estate including, entitlements, permitting, development and new home construction bring a new level of expertise to the highlands of North Carolina. Steve and his wife Susan have enjoyed living in the area for five years; they have 6 children and two grandchildren with whom they love to spend time “on the farm” with as often as possible. Together with his passion for the outdoors, which includes hiking, fly-fishing, sport shooting, kayaking and gardening, Steve brings a unique blend of qualities together to aid his clients in finding the very best property to fit their needs, wants and desires.  Steve's direct email is SteveLeach@mountainlure.net

Career Accomplishments & Recognitions:

  • Active Member of the High-Country Association of Realtors

  • Active Member of North Carolina Association of Realtors

  • Active Member National Association of Realtors

  • Immediate Past Chair- NCHBA Committee on Land Development & Affordable Housing 2018

  • Active Member of Triangle Community Coalition 2000-1018

  • Member Huntsville/Madison County, AL - Builders Association 2008 through 2010

  • President, Raleigh-Wake Homebuilders Association – 2007 through 2008

  • Executive Committee, Raleigh-Wake Homebuilders Association – 2003 through 2008

  • Chairman of Builders Committee, Raleigh-Wake Homebuilders Association – 2002 & 2003 

  • Presidential Award for Outstanding Service to Industry from Raleigh-Wake HBA – 2002 

  • Chairman of Triangle Community Coalition Executive Committee – 2002

Donna Pruitt

Donna Pruitt is our licensed Real Estate assistant specializing in Long Term Rentals, Property Management, Reservations and Marketing.

She is an Ashe County native and an Appalachian State University graduate. She offers years of experience in marketing, data analysis and office management. Donna enjoys time with family and is active in her church and the local community.

Kristina Worrell

Kristina Worrell is our properties owner & guest liaison as well as head reservationist. She also coordinates housekeeping and hot tub maintenance schedules. She enjoys making sure your needs are met! She has worked with 4 Seasons Vacations since 2008. With her valued experience, she is equipped to handle many daily issues that arise. Prior to working with 4 Seasons Vacations, she spent 16 years working with the public and enjoys using her years of positive communication skills to help owners and guests meet their needs. She has lived in Ashe County since 1998 and is a Appalachian State University graduate. She is a wife, mom, and an active participant and leader in her church. She is also active with a couple of local organizations to advocate for parents/families with children with special needs. Her experience, integrity, talents and resourcefulness are assets that you will appreciate.

Lauren Testerman

Lauren is our social media coordinator. She assists Donna in managing 4 Seasons’ online presence and writes our blog, found under the “About Us” tab on our website. She also helps with guest surveys and various administrative tasks.

She is an Ashe County native and student at Western Carolina University, where she is involved with several on-campus organizations. She enjoys outdoor adventures in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains and time with family and friends. Lauren’s talents are multi-faceted and her youth gives a fresh perspective to our online marketing strategies.