Our Crew

Jean Ann Fawcett – Mike and Jean Ann Fawcett bought the marina in the fall of 1976; at that time there were less than 25 boat slips and a snack shack. Since that time they built the business to what you see today. We have over 30 water & electric camp sites in our camp ground (open year round), 5 cabins and apartment spaces, the Oar House restaurant on the water, and 265 covered/uncovered boat slips

Michael is our general manager and Vice President of Operations. He has 30 years of experience in the marina business. Michael cut his teeth working on small engines at the ripe age of 12. He then started teaching sailing to youth in and around the Tulsa area. John Zink Sailing camp was one such location. His Mechanic training includes Certification from Suzuki Marine, Yamaha Marine, Tohatsu Marine Marine corp. and Hunter Marine. While under The Management of Michael Fawcett, Redbud was the 6th largest Hunter Dealership in the USA. Top 20 in Service 8 years in a row. Michael holds his OUPV Captains License, ASA Instructor certification and Honorary Bachelor of Arts Degree from Abide University.

Sarah is our HR director and Marketing Director. She handles Employee and Customer relations. The beautification of the Marina. Sarah Enjoys Full moons Rocks of all shapes and sizes and has an unhealthy obsession for dogs. She is a mother of 3. She is a grad of Oologah and loves the community. Sarah was the vice President of the Oologah Chamber of Commerce. She was President of the Oologah TSA Booster. Sarah spent four years at Claremont Elementary In the Special Ed department. She is much better now. She then worked for the American Red Cross. She puts all of that expertise into making the marina and great place to work and play.

Steve Sutherland is our Service Manager. He also is the fearless leader of the Redbud Bandits. He served as mechanic in the army for many years. He is a born leader and all around good guy. He is the father of 2 boys. You will find them at the dock with a fishing pole there hands. If you need a fishing report , those boys can fix you up..

Erin is our “Office Gal” She does the day to day office stuff. She does the billing and book keeping. She is a single mom and loves spending time with her son. She loves the
lake and our community here. She graduated from Oologah High School. Erin books the ASA Sailing School. If you are interested in learning to sail give her a call.

Jenny is our head of Hospitality. Her main focus is operating The Oar House Restaurant. Jenny also make sure our cabins guest are well taken care of. She is Steves’s Wife and the mom of the fishing report boys. We enjoy having their family on our staff.