Customer Service is our first priority!

The team at Vacation Rentals by Kimberly is dedicated to providing you with a vacation that you will long remember…. one that you will yearn to return to time and time again!


Founder & Owner

With over 12 years of management experience, Kimberly Jackson is a sales professional and the founder and owner of Vacation Rentals by Kimberly. A native San Diegan and Humbolt State graduate, Kimberly treats every guest like a member of her own family.

Her hard work and dedication to each booking is proof of her commitment. From start to finish she makes the vacation rental process as fun, stress-free, and financially beneficial for her guests as possible. When she isn’t booking a deal you can find this powerhouse single momma, surfing with her 3 sons, boxing at the gym and supporting local businesses and schools.


Real Estate Broker

Cal RE Broker License #00448899, Expires August 25, 2018

In the late 1970’s, I owned and operated Pemberton & Associates, a 22-person residential real estate brokerage located in La Jolla, CA. In the 80’s I sold Pemberton and moved into a commercial real estate with the Grubb & Ellis Company, San Diego, CA, buying and selling mobile home parks throughout the Western United States. While at Grubb & Ellis I was appointed Managing Senior Director of George Smith/Grubb & Ellis Financial Services, commercial mortgage loan brokers. I retired from George Smith/Grubb & Ellis in the mid 90’s.


Business Manager

Tyneal Simon provides extensive experience to each of her vacation rental owners and guests with over 10 years in property management. An Oregon State graduate, she prides herself on her ability to identify and assess market data, utilize current technologies to improve properties and attain new business by accurately identifying her clients and potential clients greatest needs. Tyneal lives nearby with her husband and two young children. When she isn’t traveling the world, her perfect day includes hiking with her kids and enjoying an exhausting few rounds of beach volleyball.


Web & Graphic Designer

Originally from LA, Cassie Eaton is a dynamo of creativity. She graduated from The Art Institutes of Portland in 2000 with her BS in Graphic Design, followed by an exciting design internship with a local startup. After over 10 years serving as their Intern turned Senior Designer, handling the company’s most crucial print projects, she served as Art Director for Journey Gym. She now enjoys working with the VRBK team promoting the brand by creating graphic design concepts and development of web & print materials. When she is not busy marketing a new product line or designing a new logo suite, she loves dancing, re-decorating her home, and chasing the sunshine with her husband and daughter.



Originally from Michigan, Mike graduated from Michigan State and began his career as an engineer in the Silicon Valley. His interest for photography began when he moved to scenic Boulder Colorado. He trained briefly under Master Photographer Chris Brown. As his passion for photography grew, he turned photography into second career after retiring from engineering. He has since published ten photography books, including “San Diego’s North Coast”. Mike resides in beautiful Solana Beach and is an avid golfer. When he is not on the golf course or taking photos, Mike volunteers his time at a local non-profit.


Guest Services Director & Marketing Relations Manager

Originally from Chicago, Brandon has been in the hospitality industry for over 18 years. He has spent most of his time opening restaurants while inventing new craft food & cocktails, delighting guests, and creating entertaining experiences. Currently, he uses his many years of guest service to help all our tenants with their needs to make their stay memorable. Using his passion for computers & technology, he creates marketing campaigns to help reach new vacation seekers find their dream home. Now living in beautiful sunny San Diego, he has fallen into the California dream of walking beaches, hiking, and taking in all the wonders that California has to offer.