Eric Willey

Director of Concierge Services

Eric Willey | One Light Luxury Apartments

Get to know your One Light Director of Concierge Services


Eric is the dedicated concierge and sommelier, overseeing the wine and resident event program for One Light Luxury Apartments.

Professional Background

As Managing Partner of Cleaver & Cork, Eric spear-headed the launch of Alex Pope’s Cleaver & Cork in the Kansas City Power & Light District and continues to lead their success.  Previously, Eric was with Bluestem Restaurant, where he worked as the general manager under the direction of owner and James Beard Award-winning Chef Colby Garrelts and his wife, Megan. In addition to managing the restaurant, Eric also worked to perfect Bluestem’s wine program as a certified sommelier, earning the restaurant the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence.

Personal Facts

Important people: Sporting KC’s biggest fans, Elton & Miles and mother Susan

Hobbies: Sailing, fishing, volleyball

Favorite Lunch Spot: Cafe Sebastienne

Favorite Happy Hour Spot: Bristol

Favorite Thing to Do in Downtown KC: Concerts at the Midland

Favorite Thing to Do in KC: Sporting KC games

Favorite Thing About Downtown KC: So many things to do within miles of each other

Favorite Food: Anything with a chef's point of view

Favorite Wine: Old world whites, new world reds

Fun Fact: Twinning!