Meet the Team


Meet the Team

Cozi was founded in 2018 by Matt and Jenna Durrette, who started in the Texas Hill Country rental industry as newlyweds after college. Two years ago, Matt was joined by his childhood friend Scott Heyman, a tech guru and self-described “well-rounded nerd.”Now with a successful company built by a fantastic team effort that focuses on helping guests have memorable experiences with top-notch customer service and helps their owners and investors maximize their luxury vacation rental revenue.

Meet our valued Cozi team below!


Matthew Durrette


Jenna Durrette


Scott Heyman

Co-Owner, Chief Technology Officer


Emily Read

General Manager/COO

Lila Vásquez

Director of Communications & Operations


Sales & Hospitality Services

Vivian Orellana • Hospitality Manager
Zamir Meraz • Hospitality Representative
Saidi Galeas • Hospitality Representative
Febe Castillo • Hospitality Representative

Guest & Owner Experience

Vera Portillo • Cozi Experiences & Partner Account Manager
Victor Kafaty • Partner Account Representative


Lissa Epperson • Property Services Manager
Chris Trevino • Property Services Manager
Breezy Webb • Local Operations Manager in New Braunfels
Wendy Coverson • Local Operations Manager in Galveston
Angela Hardy • Local Operations Manager in Granite Fall
Michael Manning • Maintenance Technician for Fredericksburg
Aaron Creighton • Maintenance Technician for South Padre Island
Sarah Abbott • Housekeeping Manager
Blanca Diaz • Cleaning Supervisor


Alfio Di Pane • Brand & Content Creator Specialist