Meet Our Team

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John Osborn

Founder and owner of Action Plumbing. John came down to the Outer Banks in 1996. Also growing up visiting the area as a child, he has seen the beaches change and grow. “I just gave plumbing a try for a year and luckily found my passion!” John has held a license since 1996. Construction, service and remodels, John does it all! Engaged to be married, John resides in Kitty Hawk with his 2 cats and 2 large fish tanks. He enjoys NASCAR and traveling to New York to visit family.

Joe Bakersmith works as a service plumber at Action Plumbing

Joe Bakersmith

Joe and his family relocated from Maryland to the area just outside the beaches in Stumpy Point. He is a skilled service plumber who enjoys helping customers solve their plumbing problems. Joe is always ready to go and loves what he does. During off duty time he enjoys working in his shop, relaxing with the family and walking the seashore.


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Andrew Cole

From Newport News, VA, Andrew fell in love with the Outer Banks and moved here in 2006. Andrew’s plumbing work began in 2008, his experience includes construction and remodel as well as service work. Outdoors is where he spends his off hours hiking, biking and doing watersports.

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Kendall Cundiff

Kendall relocated from Smithfield, VA to the Outer Banks several years ago. Looking for more diversity and satisfaction in a career, he decided on plumbing. Hired as an entry level apprentice in 2015, Kendall has learned very quickly and possesses a natural slant towards the mechanics of plumbing. In his downtime Kendall enjoys traveling and is an avid surfer.

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Luke Edmonson

Originally from Virginia Beach, Luke set down roots on the beach in 2004. Bringing a lot to the table with his strong service skills, He also holds a degree from Norfolk Trade School. After hours, Luke enjoys kicking back, rooting for the Redskins, family time and visiting the mountains.

James Waguespack

Rolling into the Outerbanks from Norfolk, VA. James is a new member of the service department. Over 10 years in the trade, he enjoys repair and project work. When James is not working he likes the outdoors and riding his jet ski.

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Brian Nixon

Hailing from little Washington, NC, Brian has been living in the Outer Banks area since 1986. He became a valued addition to Action Plumbing in 2010. His background includes service, remodel and construction skills. In his off time he enjoys family time and caring for his goats. Also he was recently married, Congrats!

Ashley Wyatt

Born and raised in Richmond, VA, Ms. Wyatt moved to the Outer Banks in 2004. She has been specializing in Customer Service for 17 years and started Management in 2012. Action Plumbing brought Ashley in to manage the office in early 2016 where she enjoys assisting our clients by providing great customer service and building strong business relationships. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, her dog Banx, sports and doing most anything outdoors.

Melody Winters

Brand new to our office crew, Melody has lived on the Outer Banks for 15 years. Originally from New York, she enjoys the salt life! She has 3 beautiful daughters and shares a love for cats. Her smile is contagious and most locals know it!