Janie in known as the “mama” of Countryside. She cares for all of our kenneled pets as if they are her own, and she treats her Countryside staff members like family.
Janie and her husband have been married for over 40 years and they have 4 children. Her daughters Cassie and Stacie are both a part of the Countryside Crew, along with her daughter-in-laws Shelby and Holly. She enjoys country music, boating on the river, traveling to visit family in Georgia, spending time with her 4 grandbabies, visiting Sea World, and camping.
Gavin joins the Countryside family after following in the footsteps of his actual family. His mom Tanesha is lab tech, and his sister Gabby also worked in kennel before moving for college.
Jessica has a love for all animals great and small. It has been her childhood dream to work at a veterinary clinic. At work, she likes to be useful, keep learning, and stay busy in a fast paced environment. As a part time kennel technician she is never short on hugs and kind words for our boarding pets.
Jessica was born and raised in Deland. She graduated from Deland High school. Jessica also graduated from Stetson University where she majored in International Studies. She enjoys foreign languages and can speak Spanish and Russian.
Jessica and her husband are high school sweethearts. While he served in the Army they spent several years traveling, and recently returned to Deland with their 2 small children, 1 dog, and 2 cats. Jessica enjoys spending time outside, reading, surfing, and baking.
Molly and her family have been clients of Countryside for many years. She grew up on a farm in DeLand, and both her parents work for Volusia County Schools. After graduating from DeLand High School, Molly received her Bachelor's Degree in Biology from the University of Georgia.
Molly likes seeing her regulars light up when they get dropped off. She loves cuddling and babying your pets when they visit the kennel.
In her spare time, Molly enjoys reading, boating, and watching Netflix.