Meet The BVI Team
Meet the fun, friendly, and knowledgeable staff at the Biltmore Village Inn, here to make your stay in Asheville as worthwhile as possible.
Monica Hampton: General Manager & Venue Coordinator
Monica Hampton manages every detail of the Biltmore Village Inn. Before working at the BVI, she earned a degree in Anthropology and spent many years teaching history. Perhaps because of this background, Monica is committed to preserving the history of this beautiful home and strives to give each guest a memorable, unique experience of both the property and of Asheville. Monica feels a deep connection to the Asheville region and understands what makes this place unique. Her passion for hospitality, her interest in history, and her welcoming and friendly attitude make Monica a truly excellent General Manager. She is even publishing a book about the history of the Biltmore Village Inn soon, so keep an eye out!
Monica also serves as the BVI venue coordinator, so she knows just how to plan the perfect wedding celebration. From the moment you speak with her, Monica will put you at ease with her joy for and knowledge of the wedding planning process. As your venue coordinator, Monica will personally take care of all venue-related needs. She has hand picked each vendor included in our packages and works closely with them at every stage of planning process. Monica will also be your coordinator on the big day, ensuring that everything goes smoothly and without a hitch. In Monica’s hands, you can feel confident that you will have the wedding of your dreams.
Mathilda Monroe: Innkeeper & Housekeeping Manager
As our Hospitality Manager, Mathilda is in charge of welcoming guests, helping them plan all aspects of their trip, and ensuring they have everything they need during their stay.
Ted Dinetta: Executive Chef
We love food and Executive Chef Ted Dinetta loves creating delicious food for our guests!
Christopher Heath: Property Manager
Christopher has the huge job of keeping the property and grounds working properly.
Olivia Ferry: Pastry Chef & Housekeeper
Baking and keeping things tidy.
Sarah Zielke: Innkeeper & Assistant Venue Coordinator
Innkeeper, venue coordinator, flower expert.
Elijah Dufault: Groundskeeper
Taking care of this beautiful property.