Meet the Team
There are decades of combined experience on the Greenstone Media team.
We have back-end database architects, an enthusiastic React native mobile developer, a master of everything WordPress, a savvy graphic and web designer, UI/UX Strategists, Google-certified AdWords marketing gurus, Search Marketing & Social Media Marketing experts, Shopify fanatics, rapid web app Laravel extraordinaires, great-gulping front-end engineers, a product strategist, a business development specialist and a lot of visionary digital leadership that has landed the Greenstone Media Team the Sky High Growth Award back to back years.
Our downtown location keeps us in the know with the latest tech community news. When we find some downtime we try to enjoy the beautiful Asheville mountains, the local brews, and the flourishing art culture.
Chase Highley is Co-Founder and CEO of Greenstone Media located in Asheville NC. He leads the Greenstone team that works directly with clients in delivering customized digital marketing solutions. Since 2013 Greenstone has helped over 100 businesses increase their bottom line while surpassing their web marketing goals and redefining their social media and SEO initiatives.
Michael is an Asheville area native with a passion for the internet and with more than six years’ experience in web and mobile development. Recently, Michael has focused primarily on the back-end and structural aspects of development, and he’s put together several sites and mobile applications with varying degrees of complexity. When he’s not busy coding, Michael enjoys philosophy, music, and following baseball. He’s also an avid reader and is a long-time member of one of the coolest book clubs in town.
Born in the wilds of the Appalachia, Brian loves to call Asheville his hometown. He graduated from UNCA with a Bachelor of Arts in Classics ( It’s not all Greek to him). Learning is his passion. So after completing the Code Immersion course in Ruby on Rails through Tech Talent South, he has found the rabbit hole that is software development and design. A slight perfectionist, he won’t stop until any undertaking is utterly completed.
Amanda Highley is proud to call North Carolina her home state. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art Education as well as a Masters in Library Science. In her spare time Amanda loves to explore the outdoors with her husband, try out a new restaurant in Asheville (there are so many!), or cozy up with a good book. She has experience with WordPress and Shopify. Her background as a Media Coordinator fosters her ability to work collaboratively with others and to see where needs can be met.
Full Stack Developer
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Elizabeth is a graphic designer and digital marketing assistant who enjoys both the creativity and analytics involved in her work. Her competitive, yet humble personality allows her to take on many different challenges while striving to be better and delivering the latest and greatest to clients. As a mother and student at Western Carolina University she has faced many challenges, overcoming each and building a very strong work ethic in the meantime
It is her goal here to continue learning more in both Digital Marketing and Graphic Design, and to hold a prominent place on the Greenstone team.
Emily hails from Mercer University, Land of the Bears, who Beat Duke That One Time. At work, she combines her background in Sociology and Anthropology with Web Development and Design to effectively work with clients. When she's not working you can find her DIYing and watching Parks and Recreation, strolling through record stores, or checking out one of the many breweries in Asheville. Emily lives with her two kittens, Lana and Meeko!
Ben is a marketing project manager with a focus on efficiency and quality. He has helped several businesses see significant growth through his marketing acumen. Ben has a passion for writing and creating content. He has been practicing photography for over fifteen years. He is a New York native who grew up with the forest as his backyard. Ben and his wife love hiking, camping, running, board gaming and their two cats Lily and Lucy.
Having spent five years working as an IT consultant in corporate America, and three years as a social entrepreneur in a rough part of the world, Jesah is now marrying his business insight and creativity to create meaningful impact and magical moments for his clients. Originally hailing from sunny SoCal, Jesah is skilled in technical SEO, business strategy, and wordsmithing. When Jesah isn’t reading about history, you can find him mastering a new yoga pose, or chasing down his two-year-old daughter.
Business Development Specialist
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