Management Team

Get our team on your side.

ShipRock Management has the reputation it does because of our staff. Each member of our team offers unique skills and experiences, as well as a commitment to give you the best possible renting outcome.

Andy Weyrauch



Andy Weyrauch has been a property manager since 2005, and specializes in project management. Andy executes on your critical success factors, helping you reach your goals.

  • Organized Running for a Cause, a fundraiser for Duluth Public Schools
  • Nominated – Duluth Young Professional of the Year, 2006
  • Nominated – Joel Lebowitz Award Nominee, 2008
  • Former Chair of FUSE Duluth
  • Former Duluth Chamber of Commerce Board Member
  • Bachelor of Business, marketing emphasis, University of Minnesota Duluth
  • Numerous successful property renovations and complete overhauls
  • Dale Carnegie Course Graduate
  • National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB) member
  • Duluth native
  • BNI Affiliated
  • Licensed Agent & Broker


Investment Manager

Blake Shippee specializes in property acquisitions and the purchase of investment real estate. Blake has proven himself as a leader in the Twin Ports and works on properties owned and operated by ShipRock Investments.


  • Organized Beacon to the Bayou, a fundraiser for the Hurricane Katrina Relief Fund
  • Organized the annual ShipRock Art Gala supporting community artists
  • Duluth Chamber of Commerce member
  • Bachelor of Business, marketing emphasis, University of Minnesota Duluth
  • Numerous successful property renovations and complete overhauls
  • Duluth Association for Responsible Rentals (DARR), Board Member – Secretary
  • Dale Carnegie Course Graduate
  • Worked with the National Federation of Independent Businesses (NFIB), firmly supporting small business
  • Raised over $2,000 for the Superior Hiking Trail organizing a UMD Benefit Concert – Beacon for the Trail
  • Homegrown Music Festival Steering Committee Member 2010 & 2011

Kristi Schulte


Office Manager

Kristi has been working with ShipRock Management since January, 2008 and is a licensed agent. Kristi ensures that all of ShipRock Management’s procedures are run efficiently and are in the best interest of all tenants and clients.


  • BNI Affiliated
  • Leadership Duluth Graduate 2010
  • Member of Leadership Duluth Steering Committee
  • Duluth Chamber of Commerce Affiliated
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker
  • Human Development Center Board Member since 2013


Maintenance Manager

Tyler has been working with ShipRock Management since January, 2012. Tyler is a licensed real estate agent. Tyler’s role is to coordinate, manage, and support our maintenance technicians. Tyler also works with Duluth’s housing inspectors to keep every property up to rental code, hires and manages contractors and vendors, and works directly with our residents and property owners to ensure efficiency and quality for everyone involved. Tyler is an active member of NARPM (National Association of Residential Property Managers) and enjoys bowling and playing golf.

Mike Doty


Project Coordinator

Mike has been working with ShipRock Management since February, 2016. Mike spends most of his time at ShipRock working with tenants and owners during the move in and out process. He works with owners and contractors to coordinate projects and renovations. Mike and his family have lived in Duluth for over 20 years, giving him a strong familiarity with the community. Mike’s hobbies included gardening, hiking, marine aquarium keeping and playing softball.


Maintenance Coordinator

Steve started with ShipRock in July of 2019, and hit the ground running! He started with property viewings for the company, meeting our residents and learning buildings along the way. He transitioned into his role of Maintenance Coordinator shortly thereafter. Steve has been working closely with our maintenance and cleaning staff working on providing our tenants good response time, and more transparency regarding repairs, inspections, and any other work that needs to be done.


Marketing/Leasing Agent 

Alex started at ShipRock Management during the summer of 2019. He has lived in Duluth for over 11 years. Alex splits his time at ShipRock overseeing our marketing/listings, as well as conducting property viewings for our prospective tenants. Alex is dedicated to maintaining relationships with our property owners to find the right tenants, as well as working with our prospective tenants to find the right place to call home.


Tenant Coordinator/Receptionist

Abby has been an employee at ShipRock Management for just over a year and takes on the roles of receptionist and tenant coordinator. When she isn’t greeting and directing visitors or answering and forwarding phone calls, she’s delivering messages to staff, processing applications and scheduling showings.

Amy Janusiak


Tenant Coordinator

Amy is one of ShipRock Managements tenant coordinators. She is responsible for the “info box” which consists of basic inquiries or maintenance requests from current and prospective tenants, returned payments, online applications, e-signatures via dotloop, lease signings, processing add-on/sublet applications, input leases into the system and help the other office staff by answering questions or assisting with other tasks.  She is currently studying online at Kaplan University to get her real estate license.

Holly Paxton-Dalton


Administrative Assistant

Holly is an energetic self-starter with great attention to detail which makes her a great fit for the Administrative Assistant position. Her day to day consists of handling inbound phone calls, filing, clerical duties, and assisting office staff with daily tasks.

Shelby Hilbert


Tenant Coordinator

Shelby is new to property management but her take-charge attitude has proven her ability to be more than capable of managing multiple responsibilities at once. She has a strong focus on giving superior customer service which helps make her be so successful at her position as a tenant coordinator.  When Shelby is not at work assisting the office staff with processing applications, answering phones, and greeting guests she can be found hiking the trails around the Twin Ports area.

Mike Conlin

On Site Manager


Maintenance Technician

Dave has been working with ShipRock Management since July, 2007 and has 25 years of experience working in property maintenance. Dave works to resolve any maintenance issues in an efficient and cost-effective manner. Dave also responds to any after-hours emergency maintenance concerns.

Jim Johnsen


Maintenance Technician

Jim has been working with ShipRock Management since September, 2007 and has 18 years of experience working in property maintenance. Jim makes sure that any code violations are corrected in a timely manner to satisfy any inspection requests.

Paul Hammond


Maintenance Technician

Paul has been working with ShipRock Management since June, 2009. Paul works to resolve any maintenance issues in an efficient and cost effective manner. Paul also responds to any after hours emergency maintenance concerns.

Gary Schmid


Maintenance Technician

Gary has been working with ShipRock Management since November, 2006 and has 25 years of experience working in property maintenance. Gary can handle any maintenance request that comes his way. Gary’s primary responsibility is to service the Historical Chester Terrace building in Duluth.

Greg Wienke


Maintenance Technician

Greg has been with ShipRock Management since November, 2011. Greg has over 20 years of maintenance experience. Greg is the on-site manager at our Kimball and Greysolon properties and handles all maintenance tended concerns. Greg also completes unit turn-overs, tenant concerns and requests, landscaping and snow removal.

Mike Harris


Maintenance Technician

Mike has been working with ShipRock Management since January, 2017. Mike has been working in the trades for 32 years and in maintenance full-time for the last 10 years. Mike helps look after the Hollywood and Williams building, as well as the rest of the ShipRock portfolio. Mike also responds to after hour emergency calls. Mike is a Duluth resident, who is a father of three and an excellent pool player.

Carolyn Reisberg


Maintenance Technician

Carolyn has worked in property maintenance for over twenty years. She is currently head of maintenance at our Devonshire, Kimball, Adams, St. Elmo, Oxford, Berkshire, and Barrington buildings.  She responds to all tenant and property needs in regards to maintenance issues, takes care of all unit turn-overs, and help facilitate all upkeep at the properties (i.e., snow removal, landscaping etc.).  When Carolyn isn’t working, she enjoys spending time with her family at their cabin.


Maintenance Technician


Maintenance Technician


Maintenance Technician

Lisa Sislo


Lisa has been in the industrial industry for over fifteen years and is an essential part to the ShipRock Management team. Lisa is a team player, reliable, trustworthy, punctual and has excellent time management which has helped her succeed in the head cleaning position.  She is responsible for the cleaning of unit turnovers and regular cleanings at various properties which includes, but is not limited to, all dusting, sweeping, mopping, vacuuming of floors, garages, entry ways, and scrubbing and sanitizing all counters, appliances, tubs, sinks and toilets, etc.  She is an innovative thinker and attacks every project head on which makes her so efficient at her job.

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